Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Education
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TitleBecoming a Teacher
AuthorAnderson, Melinda D.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781982139902
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages160
Cover StatusReady to Feed
An illuminating guide to a career as a teacher written by acclaimed journalist Melinda D. Anderson and based on the real-life experiences of a master teacher—essential reading for anyone considering a path to this profession that changes lives.
TitleWorld Class
AuthorClavel, Teru
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Comparative
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/Motherhood
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform/General
ISBN-139781501192982
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“An upbeat chronicle of [Clavel’s] children’s school experiences in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Tokyo…[offering] advice about vetting schools and enriching children’s education.” —Kirkus Reviews

“An intriguing volume on the differences in global education.” —Library Journal

A must-read firsthand exploration of why Asian students are outpacing their American counterparts and how to help our children excel in today’s competitive world.
TitleWho Gets In and Why
AuthorSelingo, Jeffrey
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Administration/Higher
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Evaluation & Assessment
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform/General
ISBN-139781982116293
On Sale09/15/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From award-winning higher education journalist and New York Times bestselling author Jeffrey Selingo comes a revealing look from inside the admissions office—one that identifies surprising strategies that will aid in the college search.
TitleThe Tyranny of Virtue
AuthorBoyers, Robert
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Higher
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies/Conservatism & Liberalism
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Essays
ISBN-139781982127190
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages192
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From public intellectual and professor Robert Boyers, “a powerfully persuasive, insightful, and provocative prose that mixes erudition and first-hand reportage” (Joyce Carol Oates) addressing recent developments in American culture and arguing for the tolerance of difference that is at the heart of the liberal tradition.