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The long-awaited second edition of best-selling education title and landmark book in field of adolescent literacy. Helps teachers support underperforming students in reading complex academic texts across the content areas.
Jossey Bass Public Health experts are available for interview on the Supreme Court's controversial ruling of the Affordable Health Care Act.
Best-selling author and popular blogger Dan Willingham lays out clear, easy principles to spot what’s nonsense and what’s reliable.
From the popular radio series This I Believe comes this touching and thought-provoking compilation of original essays on one of the most fundamental of human relationships-fatherhood. The stories in this collection are engaging and meaningful, reverential and loving, sad and full of yearning - each one bringing memories to life and showing the true meaning of fatherhood.
Levearge Leadership shows leaders how they can raise their schools to greatness by following a care set of seven princples, or "lever," that allow for consistent, transformational, and replicable growth.
Artificial Maturity explains how our Generation iY and Homelander kids are growing up over-exposed to information and under-exposed to real-life experiences, causing them to be stressed out and confused, and offers solutions for how parents, teachers, and other youth leaders can help them acheive real maturity.
A valuable new way to look at how your mature brain ages and how it can stay healthy longer, enjoying seniority and extending life -- through the latest brain science and neuroscientific research, as presented by the foremost experts and science journalists of Scientific American and Scientific American Mind magazines.
International voices and vision for progress in our world—shared here for the first time—are deeply authentic and essential. From the mothers of Northern Ireland who came together to end violence, to entrepreneurs creating economic opportunity to rebuild Haiti, women are agents of progress, and their leadership is not qualified by title, salary or social standing, as Vital Voices makes clear.
Happy Memorial Day to Jossey-Bass retired military authors Jon Katzenback, William Cohen, Mike Figliuolo,Michael Patterson, and Joseph Grano, Jr. who have helped defend our country and contributed meaningful lessons in leadership in their books.
At a critical time in American life, Parker J. Palmer looks with realism and hope at how to deal with our political tensions for the sake of the common good, without the shouting, blaming or defaming so common in our politics today. A book for all who care about democracy, no matter what their politic convitions.
Every great speaker has five traits in common, they are: clear, concise, confident, credible, and compelling. But great speakers don’t always start off that way. Through preparation and awareness of the building blocks of effective communication, anyone can become a more confident and engaging communicator.
A practical handbook to help leaders of churches of any size figure out the best ways to unite, join, or merge into stronger, healthier congregations.
In the post-crisis economy, traditional career strategies spell professional extinction, but the fluid new "gig economy" offers tremendous potential for anyone willing to adapt.
Facebook's IPO is an undeniable milestone for Social Business. Authors Hinchcliffe and Kim explain why Social Business is here to stay.
From the Dachis Group—the global leader in social business—comes the groundbreaking book on transformative social business strategies.
New Book Highlights Success Stories of Leading U.S. Innovators Pursuing Better Health and Better Care at Lower Costs
Pursuing the Triple Aim, by Maureen Bisognano and Charles Kenney, Chronicles Innovations that Improve Quality and Control Costs
How to be a Good Divorced Dad: Being the Best Parent You Can Be Before, During and After the Break-Up
The first book by a veteran divorce attorney with legal and psychological advice and motivational stories about how fathers can sustain a loving, healthy relationship with their kids after a marriage ends.
This groundbreaking book reveals that courage is more about managing fear than not feeling it, and that courage can be learned. The author explains that most courageous people are unaware of their own bravery, and all of us have some form of courage in our lives now, to start with.
Sleep advice from two moms who offer a very smart, proven, enormously useful method to teach both babies and their parents how to sleep all night without interruption. Sleep is something that a baby can and will learn, and they provide an easy three-part method so that mom and dad can preserve their sanity, health, and marriage.
Planned serendipity is not an abstract, magical notion, but a practical skill. Get Lucky is the indispensable resource for anyone who wants to learn this skill and to make serendipity work for them.
Author Beverly Schwartz presents a model for change based on five proven principles that any individual leader or organization can apply to bring about deep, lasting and systematic change.