The Resource The smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way, Amanda Ripley

The smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way, Amanda Ripley

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The smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way
Title
The smartest kids in the world
Title remainder
and how they got that way
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Ripley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following three teenagers who chose to spend one school year living in Finland, South Korea, and Poland, a literary journalist recounts how attitudes, parenting, and rigorous teaching have revolutionized these countries' education results
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2013
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10192862
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ripley, Amanda
Dewey number
370.9
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
LB43
LC item number
.R625 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Comparative education
  • Education
  • Education
  • Education
Target audience
adult
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and how they got that way
Label
The smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way, Amanda Ripley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The treasure map -- Leaving -- The pressure cooker -- A math problem -- An American in Utopia -- Drive -- The metamorphosis -- Difference -- The $4 million teacher -- Coming home
Control code
2013002021
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9781451654424
Lccn
2013002021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
Label
The smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way, Amanda Ripley
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The treasure map -- Leaving -- The pressure cooker -- A math problem -- An American in Utopia -- Drive -- The metamorphosis -- Difference -- The $4 million teacher -- Coming home
Control code
2013002021
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9781451654424
Lccn
2013002021
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map

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