Education

 

K-12 Education

  • Crosby, Brian: The $100,000 Teacher: A Teacher’s Solution to America’s Declining Public School System (2002)
  • Crosby, Brian: Smart Kids, Bad Schools: 38 Ways to Save America’s Future (2008)
  • Dewey, John: Democracy and Education (1916)
  • Dewey, John: Experience and Education (1938)
  • Gatto, John Taylor: Weapons of Mass Instruction: A Schoolteacher’s Journey through the Dark World of Compulsory Schooling (2009)
  • Hirsch, E.D.: The Schools We Need & Why We Don’t Have Them (1996)
  • Hirsch, E.D.: The Knowledge Deficit: Closing the Shocking Education Gap for American Children (2006)
  • Hirsch, E.D.: The Making of Americans: Democracy and our Schools (2009)
  • Kozol, Jonathan: The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America (2005)
  • Murray, Charles: Real Education: Four Simple Truths for bringing America’s Schools Back to Reality (2008)
  • Moulthrop, Daniel, Ninive Clements Calegari, and Dave Eggers: Teachers Have it Easy: The Big Sacrifices and Small Salaries of America’s Teachers (2005)
  • Ouchi, William: Making Schools Work: A Revolutionary Plan to Get Your Children the Education they Need (2003)
  • Ravitch, Diane: The Language Police: How Pressure Groups Restrict What Students Learn (2003)
  • Rochester, J. Martin: Class Warfare: Besieged Schools, Bewildered Parents, Betrayed Kids and the Attack on Excellence (2002)
  • Stotsky, Sandra: Losing our Language: How Multiculturalism Undermines our Children’s Ability to Read, Write & Reason (1999)
  • Thernstrom, Abigail and Stephan: No Excuses: Closing the Racial Gap in Learning (2003)
  • Wagner, Tony: The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best Schools Don’t Teach the New Survival Skills Our Children Need–and What We Can Do About It (2008)
  • Whittle, Chris: Crash Course: Imagining a Better Future for Public Education (2005)

College Education

  • Bunting, John: An Education for our Time (1998)
  • Hersch, Richard and John MerrowDeclining by Degrees: Higher Education at Risk (2005)
  • Horowitz, David: Indoctrination U.: The Left’s War Against Academic Freedom (2007/09)
  • Howard, Vernon: Learning By All Means: Lessons from the Arts (1992)
  • Kennedy, Donald: Academic Duty (1997)
  • Kronman, Anthony: Education’s End: Why Our Colleges and Universities Have Given Up on the Meaning of Life (2007)
  • Martin, Jane Roland: Coming of Age in Academe: Rekindling Women’s Hopes and Reforming the Academy (2000)
  • Shapiro, HaroldA Larger Sense of Purpose: Higher Education and Society (2005)
  • Shor, Ira: Empowering Education: Critical Teaching for  Social Change (1992)
  • Verene, Donald: The Art of Humane Education (2002)
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