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I got schooled : the unlikely story of how a moonlighting movie maker learned the five keys to closing America's education gap / M. Night Shyamalan.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781476716459 (hbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1476716455 (hbk.)
  • Description: xi, 306 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2013.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 371.82694/Shyamalan (Text to Phone) Available -
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction LC 4091 .S45 2013 (Text to Phone) Available -
Stoneham Adult Nonfiction Mezzanine 371.8269 SHY (Text to Phone) Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [267]-291) and index.
Contents Note: The gap. As John Adams said-- ; I'm not a doctor, but I watch a lot of "House, M.D." ; Why isn't that on the list? -- The five keys. Mr. Brodinsky, please see the principal-- and bring your suitcase ; Making Clark Kent into Superman ; You had me at "data" ; That's right, I said it. Small schools ; Danny, see me after school-- and before-- and over the summer -- Conclusion. Something else John Adams said -- -- Appendix A. Fifty schools that are closing America's achievement gap -- Appendix B. A short note on statistical significance, standard deviation, and effect size.
Summary: "Famed director M. Night Shyamalan tells how his passion for education reform led him to the five indispensable keys to educational success in America's high-performing schools in impoverished neighborhoods"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Poor children > Education > United States.
Educational equalization > United States.

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