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All Thumbs: Feeding the Achievement Gap
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,290. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Common Core. NCLB. Differentiation. A through G. Race To The Top. Despite all this, why does the Achievement Gap persist? Why do kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills? From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we've disposed of technical/vocational education, attempting to get all kids university ready. This loss has in turn fueled expansion of the Poverty Gap.
The Religion is Simple Volume 3
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Series: The Religion is Simple, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Theology
The religion is simple teaches the rationale of the six principles of faith (eeman) in Islaam: Belief in God, His angles, His books, His prophets, life after death, and fate and judgment passed (qadhaak and qadar).
Education, Curriculum and Educology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?
Prema Vahini
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Series: Vahini, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: British English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Sathya (truth), Dharma (righteousness, code of duties, essential nature of a being or thing), Shanti (peace), and Prema (Love) are the Four Pillars of the new World of the Sai Era and under Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s guidance, humanity has to discover Shanti, through Prema. For that task, this book will be of great help.
Tests de Educación Permanente
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Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Esta obra está compuesta de un enorme compendio de cuestiones relativas a la Educación Permanente y de adultos y, que se ajustan a las asignaturas de Grado relativas a las Ciencias de la Educación, Psicopedagogía, Pedagogía, Educación Social, etc. En esta obra encontrará más de 1.700 cuestiones verdadero/falso que le serán de extrema utilidad.
Symbolic Logic
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
A course in symbolic (formal) logic for people who have no previous logic background. It introduces the concepts of arguments, inference, premises, conclusions, then proceeds on to the formal analysis of arguments through truth tables, truth trees, natural deduction, predicate logic and quantifier logic. Everything is explained in an open and accessible manner.
The Burden of Excellence
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / charter schools
This stirring memoir tells the story of Cecil Lytle's five-year struggle to establish a model college-preparatory public charter school for children from underrepresented backgrounds on the campus of a major state university. It was a long and contentious process, far more difficult than anyone could foresee when it began, and far more successful than anyone had expected
Reasoning and Debate: A Handbook and a Textbook
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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Ultimately, this book humbly aims to empower readers to be critical so as to purify information, detect misinformation, prejudice, propaganda, spin, or deception, and thereby minimize the risk of advocating untruthful beliefs. Providing training in correct reasoning and debate, this work could save you from making bad decisions like devoting your time and resources to a false religion/ideology.
Kelestarian Sistem Pendidikan Bersepadu - Model Pusat Pendidikan Al-Amin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: Malay. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Buku kecil ini menghimpunkan beberapa artikel yang memberi pandangan dan pengalaman dalam sistem pendidikan Islam. Pengalaman menguruskan sebuah sekolah swasta yang memperkasakan sistem pendidikan bersepadu dikongsi dalam penulisan ini. Penulis-penulis ini adalah terdiri daripada guru, pengetua, guru besar dan ahli-ahli lembaga Pusat Pendidikan Al-Amin (PPAA) dan PIBG.
He's the Weird Teacher
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Doug Robertson explores teaching from the perspective of an elementary school educator who’s a self-proclaimed rock star and student-proclaimed weird teacher. Learn what to do when a bird flies into your room, why tetherball is the best playground game ever, how to keep the classroom positive, handle parents, administrators, and bullies, and take responsibility for student learning.
A Course in Biblical Mysticism
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Price: Free! Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The aim of this course is to fully establish the outline of differences between the common Western viewpoint and that of the biblical Hebrew mysticism. We trace the development of each view in some detail.
SIGH LENT LETTERS
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Price: Free! Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
WHY DO YOU SPELL NIFE WITH A "K" IF IT IS NOT EVER PRO-NOUNS-ED? IT IS BECAUSE THE EngLISh LANGWIJ IS A CODE THAT WAS DEVIL-UP'D TO LIMIT HUMAN THOT. WERDS AR VERB-ALL THOTS. FACT. ENERGY(inner chi)+ VIBRATION(vibrate-ion)= matter. WEN U LERNT ENGLISH U PUT A SPELL ON YOUR SELF.THAT IS WYE IT IZ CALLED "SPELL"ING. EXAMPLE- SIGH LENT LETTERS CON-DITION U 2 IGNORE WAT IS RITE IN FRUNT UV YORE FACE!
Education, Knowledge and Educology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
What I've Learnt ...and What I Was Secretly Thinking Behind Their Backs.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: Australian English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Thirty years in the making. A very serious book covering a plethora of very important topics including War, Religion, Biomechanics, Exercise, Nutrition, Communication, The Media, Professionalism, History and Globalisation to name only a few. Full of the best quotes, the best films and TV for watching. It also proves "The Real Devil", how to recognise it, understand it and resist it. A MUST HAVE!!
The Ultimate of Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book “The Ultimate of Life” is a rediscovery of my thoughts & ideas previously written under different headings those are “Why I Am Not Happy”, “Gods of Other Religions”, “Mysteries of Universe”, “Understanding Religion”, “Peeping Inside”, “Persons & Outcome of Their Relationship” and “How to Prey to be Blessed” duly included by gist & essence notes from the scriptures of all religions.
Dicionário de Psicologia
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Dicionario de termos, conceitos e teóricos da psicologia, filosofia e medicina!
Ageless Life Adventure
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
By reshaping your daily habits, following 14 principles, you can invest in an ageless adventure with promise. Mental, physical, spiritual, emontional rebuilding. It takes effort and a willingness to change but will free you from the rut of fears, failures, and frustrations. Step-by-step 14 principle plan to a complete change. No longer will you be preconditoned by your genome or past failures.
Words of Eternity
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Price: Free! Words: 94,830. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
A comprehensive study guide to the entire Protestant Bible. Includes introductions to study and interpretation techniques, the Old and New Testaments and non canonized texts. Suitable for private or group study.
The Grenada Boys Secondary School Hostel - Reminiscing on a boarding school life in Grenada.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions
"So many of us came to the Hostel as ... crude, 'ignorant'... base metals, and left as polished gems". This institution transformed young boys with life lessons.The key involved discipline, a 'consistent routine', and a single written rule:"A breach of common sense is a breach of Hostel rules." The book offers Thanks;another taste of the Caribbean;and a validation of boarding schools in education