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The smartest kids in the world : and how they got that way /

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. Full description

Main Author: Ripley, Amanda.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013
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.
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Neenah Adult New Nonfiction 370.9 R482s Due: 05/11/2014
Berlin Adult Nonfiction 370.9 Rip Available
Menasha Adult New Nonfiction 370.9 R58s Available
North Fond du Lac Adult New Nonfiction--Local Hold 370.9 Rip Available
Oshkosh Adult New Nonfiction 370.9 R589s Due: 05/17/2014
Ripon Adult New Nonfiction 370.9 Ripley Due: 05/02/2014


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