Alfie Kohn's previous eleven books include Punished by Rewards, Unconditional Parenting, and What Does It Mean to Be Well Educated? (Beacon / 3267-1 / $16.00 pb). He speaks widely on education to teachers and parents, and lives in Belmont, Massachusetts.
"Kohn cuts against the grain and takes on adversaries without fear, and yet with a mature and rational sophistication." Jonathan Kozol
"[A] spirited and incisive probe of education today."
--Publishers Weekly "A philosophical, well-structured
argument for viable progressive education from one of the
movement's most prolific and well-regarded authors...A vital
wake-up call to educators."--Kirkus Reviews
"The reader will find much to reflect upon in Feel-Bad Education, and will be mindful of controversies that are still unexplored in this short but enjoyable volume."--The School Administrator