New Arrivals · Education

March 23, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Class directory : reunion of Walnut Hills High School class of 1946.

March 22, 2017
Walnut Hills High School (Cincinnati, Ohio). Class of 1946.
[Cincinnati, Ohio] : [The Reunion Committee], 1971.
33 pages ; 22 cm
"Stouffer's Inn, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 12, 1971."

P is for pirate : inspirational ABC's for educators

March 21, 2017
Burgess, Dave, author.
©2014
1 volume (unnumbered pages) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
"Teaching is an adventure that stretches the imagination and calls for creativity every day! In P is for pirate, husband and wife team Dave and Shelley Burgess encourage and inspire educators to make their clasrooms fun and exciting places to learn" -- page 4 cover.

The ultimate guide to raising teens and tweens : strategies for unlocking your child's full potential

March 15, 2017
Haddad, Douglas, 1976- author.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]
xxi, 263 pages ; 23 cm

Beyond 185 days

March 15, 2017
Ball, Linda (Teacher) author.
Wilmington, Ohio : Orange Frazer Press, [2016]
103 pages ; 26 cm
"Beyond 185 days, a sequel to 185 days: school stories, is the final leg of a teacher's journey through her thirty-year career in the classroom"--Provided by publisher.

Out of our minds : turning the tide of anti-intellectualism in American schools

February 27, 2017
Howley, Craig B, author.
Waco, Texas : Prufrock Press Inc., [2017]
ix, 322 pages ; 23 cm
Previous edition: 1995.
What is intellect and why is it important?: The origins of anti-intellectualism in U.S. schools -- The impact of anti-intellectualism on schooling -- The anti-intellectualism of teachers and the context sustaining it -- Families and credentialism: Schooling as a community -- The anti-intellectual university -- Gifted education opposing intellect -- Social justice: Ethical implications for intellect and talent development -- Where might an intellectual education reside? -- Imagining a decent schooling for Intellect.

Wright State University

February 23, 2017
Mulholland, Rebekkah, author.
©2017
127 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. Humble beginnings -- 2. Independence -- 3. Rapid growth and expansion -- 4. Service and leadership -- 5. Maturity and transformation -- 6. Innovation and excellence.

Girl rising : changing the world one girl at a time

February 22, 2017
Stone, Tanya Lee, author.
©2017
193 pages : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Why (and how) a film became a book -- The stakes -- The stories. Modern-day slavery ; Child marriage ; Limited access, or none at all -- The solutions. Can we change the world? ; Girls rising.
Girl Rising, a global campaign for girls' education, created a film that chronicled the stories of nine girls in the developing world, allowing viewers the opportunity to witness how education can break the cycle of poverty. Now, award-winning author Tanya Lee Stone deftly uses new research to illuminate the dramatic facts behind the film, focusing both on the girls captured on camera and many others.

Remembrances : those were the days : class of 1947 diamond jubilee reunion, 1947-2007, 60 years.

February 16, 2017
Walnut Hills High School (Cincinnati, Ohio). Class of 1947.
Cincinnati, Ohio : Walnut Hills High School Alumni Foundation, 2007.
1 volume (unpaged) ; 29 cm
Cover title.

Reflections : class of 1947, 60th reunion.

February 16, 2017
Walnut Hills High School (Cincinnati, Ohio). Class of 1947.
[Cincinnati, Ohio] : [Walnut Hills High School Alumni Foundation], 2007.
1 volume (unpaged) ; 28 cm
Cover title.

Cracking the PSAT/NMSQT.

February 8, 2017
New York : Random House,
v. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Vols. for 2003-<2014a> by Jeff Rubenstein and Adam Robinson ; <2016-2017> by the staff of the Princeton Review.
At head of title: The Princeton Review.

Year round project-based activities for STEM : grades 2-3

February 8, 2017
Butz, Stephen D.
Westminster, CA : Teacher Created Resources, ©2013.
112 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
"TCR 3027"--Cover.
"Includes standards, benchmarks, & objectives"--Cover.
This book presents 12 units that require students to think critically and to be proactive in their own education. Meanwhile, the teacher can continually assess what is being learned and make any necessary adjustments. -- From back cover.

Peterson's graduate and professional programs, an overview.

January 26, 2017
Princeton, N.J. : Peterson's,
v. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Peterson's graduate programs in the humanities, arts, & social sciences.

January 26, 2017
Princeton, N.J. : Peterson's,
v. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Peterson's graduate programs in engineering & applied sciences.

January 26, 2017
Princeton, N.J. : Peterson's,
v. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Peterson's graduate programs in biological/biomedical sciences & health-related medical professions.

January 26, 2017
Lawrenceville, N.J. : Peterson's Pub., c2013-
v. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Peterson's graduate programs in business, education, information studies, law & social work.

January 26, 2017
Lawerenceville, N.J. : Peterson's Pub., c2013-
v. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Year round project-based activities for STEM : grades pre K-K

January 26, 2017
Kurowski, Kathryn.
Westminster, CA : Teacher Created Resources, ©2013.
112 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
"TCR 3024"--Cover.
"Includes standards, benchmarks, & objectives"--Cover.
Introduction to STEM -- Why project-based learning? -- Websites for project-based activities -- Websites for individual stem units -- Getting started -- Standards, benchmarks, and learning objectives -- Airport -- Auto repair shop -- Bowling alley -- Flower shop -- Grocery store -- Ice fishing -- Pizza parlor -- Veterinary clinic.
"Wondering how to incorporate science, technology, engineering, and math PLUS collaboration, critical thinking, problem solving, and digital literacy into the PreK-K curriculum? You can do it with project-based learning units and scaffolded activities through which young students design, create and use learning/play centers. The book presents 8 units, each broken down into 5 phases with specific guidelines, options for adjustments, and suggestions for parent support. This "learning by doing" approach is fun, and it allows learning to come naturally as children who are bubbling with different abilities, backgrounds, and ideas work together."--Description from amazon.com.

Year round project-based activities for STEM : grades 1-2

January 26, 2017
Lester, Stephanie, author.
Westminster, CA : Teacher Created Resources, [2013]
112 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
"TCR 3025"--Cover.
"Includes standards, benchmarks, & objectives"--Cover.

Campus sexual violence

January 26, 2017
New York : Greenhaven Publishing, 2017.
183 pages ; 23 cm

Leading for literacy : a reading apprenticeship approach

January 9, 2017
Schoenbach, Ruth, author.
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, 2017.
xxiv, 305 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Includes index.
How to start? -- Partnering for leadership -- The role of inquiry in reading apprenticeship professional learning -- Setting the social and personal foundations for inquiry -- Exploring reading as colleagues -- Exploring instruction as colleagues -- Building capacity, momentum, and sustainability.

Maker-centered learning : empowering young people to shape their worlds

January 6, 2017
Clapp, Edward P., author.
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Brand, 2017.
xxi, 224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Exploring the benefits of maker-centered learning -- Teaching and learning in the maker-centered classroom -- Developing a sense of maker empowerment -- Developing a sensitivity to design -- Maker-centered teaching and learning in action.

Life of Fred. Australia

January 5, 2017
Schmidt, Stanley F. (Stanley Fredric), 1944-
Reno, Nev. : Polka Dot Pub., [2015] ©2015
128 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Includes index.
The world -- Questions -- Letter writing -- Snack time -- The call -- Geography -- Packing -- How to get there -- On the bus -- Replacing the bus that smoked -- Wichita -- Ask -- Flying -- Lost -- Boarding -- Australia -- sydney -- In a hurry -- Wagga Wagga.
Learn the difference between a hemistich and a heteronym, how to experience two summers and no winters each year, when to expect the next magnetic pole reversal, and a million other things.

Life of Fred. Begin teaching

January 5, 2017
Schmidt, Stanley F. (Stanley Fredric), 1944-
©2015
128 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Includes index.

Life of Fred. Classes

January 5, 2017
Schmidt, Stanley F. (Stanley Fredric), 1944-
©2015
128 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Includes index.

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