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School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
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Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
Global Introduction to CSCL
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Price: Free! Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Versions of “Computer-supported collaborative learning: An historical perspective” by Gerry Stahl, Timothy Koschmann and Daniel D. Suthers for a global audience: in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Romanian and German. An introduction to the educational research field of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning from an interactional perspective.
A Year in the Cave
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Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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Spend a year in the classroom of public high school teacher Rob Guyette, who created an all-boys English program in De Pere, Wisconsin, that has turned reading from a dreaded task into many boys' favorite subject. Guyette, who attended an all-boys high school 25 years ago, takes readers through the ups and downs of a year as a teacher and shares how he gets boys to read more often -- and like it!
Information Package On Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,740. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This is an informational package on Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities. It is a compilation of helpful tips, articles, and suggestions on how to help a child with Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities and much more. Mr. G Sagmiller, a motivational speaker, author, MBA graduate and dyslexic, provided this information and advice, therefore giving inside knowledge.
The Educator's Soul: 60 Lessons to Inspire Teachers and Administrators
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Price: Free! Words: 37,790. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Through the use of 60 insightful anecdotes, this book provides 60 essential lessons to inspire teachers and administrators to be more successful as they teach today’s students and lead 21st century schools.
An Educator's Guide to Working with African American Students: Strategies for Promoting Academic Success
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
African American students are in a state of crisis in our nation’s public schools. This book is a much needed guide for educators to assist African American students to reach their full potential in school by providing practical advice to increase academic performance.
Drama Start, drama activities, plays and monologues for young children (ages 3 to 8).
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Series: Drama Start, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
‘Drama Start’ is a collection of drama activities, including games, role playing ideas, action poems, plays and monologues, suitable for children between the ages of 3 and 8. It can be used in Early Years’ settings or in primary schools.
Human-Animal Studies: Animal Welfare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on animal welfare, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines.
Human-Animal Studies: Geography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on cultural studies, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines. Includes chapter "Animal Geographies" by Jody Emel and Julie Urbanik.
Human-Animal Studies: Anthropology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on anthropology, includes three course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines. Contains "Anthropology's Animals" by Molly Mullin.
Classroom Success Through Creativity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Lee Gabor, M.Ed., is a national award winning teacher. She details techniques she used in her classroom to ensure 5th and 6th grade students would be successful. She progressed from being called Ms. Ga-boring by a student to adding lots of characters to teach subjects as well as providing technological advances, songs, dances, and hands-on activities.
Human-Animal Studies: Ecology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on cultural studies, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines. Includes "Putting Society Back in the Wild" by Theresa L. Goedeke
Self Awareness & Self Discipline
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Price: Free! Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This free book is my way of continuing to change how education systems deal with human development, individual differences, and behavior problems. Successful for 50 years teaching from k to university, I used the elements of the human potential movement to help my students become self aware, self confident, self motivated, and to accept responsibility for their actions. Parents, it’s for you too.
How to Humanize Your Online Class with VoiceThread
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
An essential guide for educators seeking a more human connection in their online classes. Written by an educator, the book features examples & video excerpts that demonstrate how to turn an online class into a student-centered learning community with asynchronous audio and video conversations & feedback. Covers accessibility, tips for effective design, and strategies for leaving student feedback.
Teachers Change Lives 24/7:150 Ways to Do It Right
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Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010 by Gordon Burgett. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One of Illinois’ favorite educators taps the mind, memory, and heart of every teacher who stands (or stood) in front of a classroom, with wit, humor, wisdom, and immediately usable how-to tips. A loving yet no-nonsense how-to guide that every new teachers needs and every veteran lauds. Unforgettable stories of what always works in the classroom.
100 Things Awesome Teachers Do
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
New to teaching and want some good ideas? Been in teaching a while and looking for some fresh things to try? 100 Things Awesome Teachers Do is like a breaktime chat between teachers who share things they have found work for them. Bursting with ideas about things awesome teachers use, this book should give newbies and seasoned pros something new to try out!
2009's Hot Authors: Interviews by Aggie Villanueva
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,180. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
"Aggie has few peers as an interviewer. She does her homework, asks layered questions that illuminate the writer's core, and brings a fresh and positive energy to the experience for both reader and interviewee alike." Larry Brooks, critically acclaimed author and revolutionary fiction instructor. Bonus: The year's most informative posts.
Human-Animal Studies: Sociology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on cultural studies, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines. Includes a chapter by Cheryl Joseph.
Human-Animal Studies: Cultural Studies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on cultural studies, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines. Includes chapter "Hybrid Vigor" by Annie Potts and Philip Armstrong.
Teaching with Technology 2013: Educators Talking Tech
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Price: Free! Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MAFLT Program. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In this volume, you'll read the words and stories of educators adapting to and working with technology in ways that make their classrooms, whether virtual or traditional, better places for all stakeholders. These educators talk about preferences, experiences and, ultimately, classroom practices from a broad representation of fields that includes language learning, anthropology and composition.