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Author Abeles, Vicki, author.

Title Beyond measure : rescuing an overscheduled, overtested, underestimated generation / Vicki Abeles with Grace Rubenstein.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2015.

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    370.973 ABE    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    370.973 ABE    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    370.973 ABE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Description xvi, 287 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-278) and index.
Contents Prologue: Out of nowhere -- Sicker, not smarter -- It's about time -- Homework: take back our nights -- Testing: learning beyond the bubble -- College admissions: break free from the frenzy -- Teaching and learning: this way up -- First, be well! -- Action: how you can replace the race to nowhere -- Epilogue.
Summary "From the director of Race to Nowhere comes a groundbreaking book for parents, students, and educators on how to revolutionize learning, prioritize children's health, and re-envision success for a lifetime"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Educational change -- United States.
Overpressure (Education).
Motivation in education -- United States.
Academic achievement -- United States.
Students -- Academic workload -- United States.
Added Author Rubenstein, Grace, 1979- author.
ISBN 9781451699234 (hardback)
1451699239 (hardback)

 
    
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