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

Author: Amanda Ripley
Publisher: New York Simon & Schuster 2014
Series: New York Times bestseller
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. Simon & Schuster trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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Amanda Ripley upends American assumptions about what goes into building a good student.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Ripley
ISBN: 9781451654424 1451654421 9781451654431 145165443X
OCLC Number: 931892482
Description: 306 S Ill., graph. Darst 24 cm
Contents: The treasure mapLeaving --
The pressure cooker --
A math problem --
An American in Utopia --
Drive --
The metamorphosis --
Difference --
The $4 million teacher --
Coming home.
Series Title: New York Times bestseller
Responsibility: Amanda Ripley
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"A good read . . . . If you want to understand what goes on in other countries' education systems, read [The Smartest Kids in the World]." * Coshocton Tribune * "Ripley's evaluation of education in a Read more...

 
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