Possible Lives: The Promise of Public Education in America

Why School?: Reclaiming Education for All of Us

Major Books

The Mind at Work: Valuing the Intelligence of the American Worker

Lives on the Boundary: The Struggles and Achievements of America's Educationally Underprepared

An Open Language: Selected Writing on Literacy, Learning, and Opportunity

Back To School: Why Everyone Deserves a Second Chance at Education

Public Education Under Siege