Summary: Challenges conventional views about standardized testing to argue that success is more determined by self-discipline, and describes the work of pioneering researchers and educators who have enabled effective new teaching methods.
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 372.21 TOU
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 372.2109 TOU
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 372 TOU
Summary: Paul Tough, author of Whatever It Takes, reverses three decades of thinking about what creates successful children, solving the mysteries of why some succeed and others fail-and of how to move individual children toward their full potential for success.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2012
Summary: "What should we do to improve the lives of children growing up in adversity? From the best-selling author of How children succeed, a handbook to guide readers through the new science of success." -- From dustjacket.
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 TOU
Summary: "The best-selling author of How Children Succeed returns with a devastatingly powerful, mind-changing inquiry into higher education in the United States"--
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378.1 TOU
Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR