The Resource The good school : [how smart parents get their kids the education they deserve], Peg Tyre, (electronic resource)

The good school : [how smart parents get their kids the education they deserve], Peg Tyre, (electronic resource)

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The good school : [how smart parents get their kids the education they deserve]
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The good school
Title remainder
[how smart parents get their kids the education they deserve]
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Peg Tyre
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Language
eng
Summary
We all know that the quality of education served up to our children in U.S. schools ranges from outstanding to shockingly inadequate. How can parents tell the difference? And how do they make sure their kids get what's best? Even the most involved and informed parents can feel overwhelmed and confused when making important decisions about their child's education. And the scary truth is that evaluating a school based on test scores and college admissions data is like selecting a car based on the color of its paint.Synthesizing cutting-edge research and firsthand reporting, Peg Tyre offers parents far smarter and more sophisticated ways to assess a classroom and decide if the school and the teacher have the right stuff. Passionate and persuasive, The Good School empowers parents to make sense of headlines; constructively engage teachers, administrators, and school boards; and figure out the best option for their child-be that a local public school, a magnet program, a charter school, homeschooling, parochial, or private
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Midwest
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Tyre, Peg
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Read by Kirsten Potter
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  • Potter, Kirsten
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Education
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adult
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The good school : [how smart parents get their kids the education they deserve], Peg Tyre, (electronic resource)
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MWT10755554
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (420 min.))
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9781452624068
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MWT10755554
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Label
The good school : [how smart parents get their kids the education they deserve], Peg Tyre, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10755554
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (420 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452624068
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755554
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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