Books published by Jossey-Bass

Smart Parenting for Smart Kids

Jossey-Bass | March 1, 2011 | 320 pages
WINNER! Mom's Choice Gold Award for parenting books -- Mom's Choice Awards: The best in family-friendly media "My kid is smart, but..." It takes more than school smarts to create a fulfilling life. In fact, many bright children face special challenges: Some are driven by perfectionism; Some are... More Info


Jossey-Bass | August 14, 2012 | 192 pages
A new integration of Goleman's emotional, social, and ecological intelligence Hopeful, eloquent, and bold, Ecoliterate offers inspiring stories, practical guidance, and an exciting new model of education that builds - in vitally important ways - on the success of social and emotional learning by... More Info

Nature in a nutshell for kids

Jossey-Bass | January 23, 1995 | 144 pages
A seasonal guide introduces readers to a variety of scientific experiments that enable them to learn about aspects of nature, from how plants and animals grow to how rivers and mountains are formed. Original.  More Info

Prioritizing Academic Programs and Services

Jossey-Bass | January 26, 2010 | 256 pages
This newly revised best-selling classic Prioritizing Academic Programs and Services continues to offer a proven step-by-step approach to reallocating resources in tough times. This updated text includes templates, available also online, for prioritizing communications plans to ensure more... More Info

Artificial Maturity

Jossey-Bass | June 19, 2012 | 272 pages
"Artificial Maturity" gives parents, teachers, and others who work with youth a manual for understanding and practicing the leadership kids so desperately need to mature in a healthy fashion.  More Info

Understanding and practicing participatory evaluation

Jossey-Bass Inc Pub | January 11, 1999 | 104 pages
Participation is viewed generally as a positive activity, certainly in the context of democratic societies. Although still contested in some quarters, the idea of stakeholder participation in evaluation is now widely accepted within the evaluation community. Yet the meanings, even the purposes, of... More Info