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Advancing Student Achievement
Advancing Student Achievement

Advancing Student Achievement


118 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Cloth, Trade Paper, EPUB, PDF, Mobipocket

Trade Paper, $15.00 (US $15.00) (CA $17.00)

Publication Date: March 2010

ISBN 9780817949525

Rights: WOR

Hoover Institution Press (Mar 2010)


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A renowned educator-psychologist explains how children learn and how family, classroom, and school practices can help them learn more effectively. In addition to drawing on studies of learning outcomes, the author reveals economic research on teacher education and school choice that challenges many popular assumptions.

Author Biography

Herbert J. Walberg is a distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institution and a member of its Task Force on K–12 Education, is University Scholar and emeritus professor of education and psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. His research focuses on educational productivity and human accomplishments.