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Author: Stanislas Dehaene
Release Date: January 28, 2020
An illuminating dive into the latest science on our brain's remarkable learning abilities and the potential of the machines we program to imitate themThe human brain is an extraordinary machine. Its ability to process information and adapt to circums...
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Author: Diane Ravitch
Release Date: January 21, 2020
From one of the foremost authorities on education and the history of education in the United States, "whistleblower extraordinaire" (The Wall Street Journal), former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, author of the best-selling Reign of Error ("f...
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Author: Daniel Golden | Narrator: Nancy Linari
Release Date: November 05, 2019
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “A disturbing exposé of the influence that wealth and power still exert on admission to the nation’s most prestigious universities.”—The Washington Post Book World   “A fi...
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Author: Daniel Markovits | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: September 10, 2019
A revolutionary new argument from eminent Yale Law professor Daniel Markovits attacking the false promise of meritocracy It is an axiom of American life that advantage should be earned through ability and effort. Even as the country divides itse...
Author: Robert Pondiscio | Narrator: Robert Pondiscio
Release Date: September 10, 2019
An inside look at America's most controversial charter schools, and the moral and political questions around public education and school choice.The promise of public education is excellence for all. But that promise has seldom been kept for low-incom...
Author: Natalie Wexler | Narrator: Natalie Wexler
Release Date: August 06, 2019
The untold story of the root cause of America's education crisis--and the seemingly endless cycle of multigenerational poverty.It was only after years within the education reform movement that Natalie Wexler stumbled across a hidden explanation for o...
Author: Winona Guo and Priya Vulchi | Narrator: Various, Winona Guo and Priya Vulchi
Release Date: June 04, 2019
An eye-opening exploration of race in AmericaIn this deeply inspiring audiobook, Winona Guo and Priya Vulchi recount their experiences talking to people from all walks of life about race and identity on a cross-country tour of America. Spurred by the...
Author: Marc Skelton | Narrator: Pete Larkin
Release Date: March 12, 2019
Welcome to Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School, in a working-class corner of the Bronx, where a driven coach inspires his teams to win games and championships--and learn Russian history and graduate and go on to college.In 2006, the Fannie Lou Hamer...
Author: Alexandra Robbins | Narrator: Alexandra Robbins
Release Date: February 05, 2019
The New York Times bestselling author of Pledged is back with an unprecedented fly-on-the-wall look inside fraternity houses from current brothers’ perspectives—and a fresh, riveting must-read about what it’s lik...
Author: Susan Wise Bauer and Julie Bogart | Narrator: Julie Bogart
Release Date: February 05, 2019
Publishers Weekly bestseller · A joyful and accessible homeschool guide to making learning a part of everyday lifeParents who are deeply invested in their children's education can be hard on themselves and their kids. When exhausted ...
Author: W. Thomas Boyce MD | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: January 29, 2019
"Based on groundbreaking research that has the power to change the lives of countless children--and the adults who love them."--Susan Cain, author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts.A book that offers hope and a pathway to success for parents, te...
Author: The March for Our Lives Founders | Narrator: Giullian Gioiello and Sienna Jeffries
Release Date: October 16, 2018
Glimmer of Hope is the official, definitive book from The March for Our Lives founders. In keeping up with their ongoing fight to end gun-violence in all communities, the student leaders of March for Our Lives have decided not to be paid as authors o...