by Gordon Dryden and Jeanette Vos
by Adele Faber, Elain Mazlish
This breakthrough book demonstrates how parents and teachers can join forces to inspire kids to be self-directed, self-disciplined, and responsive to the wonders of learning.
by Sam Burchers and Max Burchers
First complete collection of rhyming word and visual mnemonic aids for rapid vocabulary enhancement.
A powerful learning tool for organizing, outlining, writing, and more. Kidspiration is the younger children’s version. Also available from Educational Resources.
Current information about the history, customs, and lifestyles of more than 175 countries. Its aim is to foster understanding and appreciation of the world’s peoples by documenting the unique details of their customs, traditions, and daily life.
Boomerang! is an audio program for kids 6-12. In each hour-long episode, the Boomerang! kids present stories about big ideas: science, current events, history, economics, poetry, geography, jokes, mysteries and more. Especially great for auditory learners!
Offers online programs that teach mechanical engineering, computer graphics, computer programming, architecture… some in combination with Lego materials for real hands-on learning of design principles.
Zane Education provides an online service that enables students of all ages to learn using an extremely effective and affordable method of visual learning that ensures the learning process is effective, interesting and enjoyable. Great educational software on CD-ROM.
by Alfie Kohn
Drawing on stories from real classrooms and extensive research, Kohn shows parents, educators, and others interested in the debate how schools can help students explore ideas rather than filling them with forgettable facts and preparing them for …
Extensive catalog of educational software.