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The Origin Of The Races
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 47,610. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Written primarily to teenagers, this book will (and has) astounded many adults with the historical and Biblical knowledge never put before them in their younger years. Have you ever heard of a man named Peleg? Have you ever learned of the miraculous events surrounding his birth? What do these events have to do with the origin of the races? Find the answers in the pages of this book!
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public education, Shop Class, what we once called Vocational Education, has mostly been eliminated, but wonder why kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Technical/Vocational Ed and teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds expansion of the Achievement Gap.
Uncommon Core
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
While government legislation surrounding Common Core, high-stakes standardized testing and teacher evaluations based on student performance on those tests have combined to create a perfect storm that hurts students and teachers alike, there is still one resource that can help heal the breach. That resource is parental involvement in their child’s education.