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Trickle Down Teaching: A Lighthearted Romp Through the Minefield of Your Rookie Year by Kelley Callahan Chikos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,350. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Nearly fifty percent of new teachers leave their profession within the first five years of teaching. They are overwhelmed and confused and don't know how to help themselves. Trickle Down Teaching demystifies the reasons for rookie angst by instructing new teachers on how to harness the powerful forces beyond their classrooms but within the school. Ultimately, benefits trickle down to students.
The Heart of a Teacher: Eight Essential Qualities of Effective Teachers by Ginger LaGrone Tucker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,130. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In The Heart of a Teacher, Ginger Tucker’s inspirational and personal stories take the reader on a challenging and heartwarming journey through eight essential qualities and more than fifteen characteristics of effective teachers. It explores the power educators have to impact the future. Readers will be convinced that teaching is more than a job; it is a labor of passion, love, and compassion.
Stories and Storyline by Sharon Ahlquist & Réka Lugossy
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by CandlinMynard. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
By Sharon Ahlquist and Réka Lugossy. This book is about the power of story to engage and motivate, leading to effective language learning for learners aged 6-16. Theoretically grounded, the book combines a wealth of practical ideas related to teaching with stories and Storyline, and inspires teachers to undertake small scale explorations in their own classrooms.
Competitive Speaking: A Guide for Preparing and Winning High School and College Speaking Event Competitions by Sam Lester
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
Thousands of students in middle school, high school, and college compete in speaking events every year through their student organizations. This guide will show students, parents, and advisers a way to successfully plan and win in these events! The events covered are public speaking, job interview, impromptu or extemporaneous speaking, team or individual presentations, and many others.
Guide To Teaching And Whatnot by Esther Chen
Series: Surfing the waves of education, Book 2. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Being a teacher is a much for complex profession than what most lay people think. There is a reason why a teacher is also termed as a second parent, a friend, a disciplinarian, a guide, a counsellor, etc. This book outlines the most important core outcomes of a teacher as assessed by the school management. A guide to keep on top of a unknown world of boundless expectations.
A Summary of Teach Like A Champion by Sidney Collins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by PartridgePublishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
"Can Good Teaching Be Learned?" This is a summary of the Book Teach Like A Champion written by Doug Lemov. Teach Like a Champion Summary offers effective teaching techniques to help teachers, especially those in their first few years, become champions in the classroom. These powerful techniques are concrete, specific, and are easy to put into action the very next day.
Teaching from the Heart: 100 Meditations for Teachers by Jonti Marks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
'Teaching from the Heart' is a series of 100 inspirational messages for teachers and all those involved or interested in the education of young people. Written by a teacher with nearly 30 years experience, it comes from a place of real understanding and from an educator who has genuine respect, compassion and love for Teachers and Students alike.
How to build a beautiful professional website, free and easy by Mark Sita
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / site design, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Build the website you want using WordPress, free and easy. This will show you the steps to build a professional website, free and easy using WordPress. You’ll be able to build websites from basic designs all the way to your own online store.
12 Keys for Engaging At-Risk Students by Bruce J. Stewart
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
12 Keys for Engaging At-Risk Students is a unique blend of story telling, practical advice for teachers, and most importantly it celebrates the power of making connections and believing in students. The book is divided into twelve chapters, the 12 Keys — that facilitated high engagement and student achievement at Traner Middle School in Reno, Nevada. "Just wonderful," writes Bill Cosby.
Dictionary of Humorous Words: Vocabulary Building by Manik Joshi
Series: English Word Power, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
750 Humorous Words- Words that are intended to be amusing, entertaining, funny, or comical are called Humorous words | Detailed List of Humorous words and their meanings | Sample this: beak [noun] - large or pointed nose of somebody; iron rations [noun]- a small amount of food carried for emergency by soldiers, etc. while climbing or walking; unhand [verb]- to release somebody that you are holding
State of Mind in the Classroom by Ami Chen Mills-Naim
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
State of Mind in the Classroom asserts three simple, fundamental principles that govern healthy learning, and the “caring and connectedness” from adults that are essential to childrens’ success in school, and life.
EDUCAÇÃO INFANTIL: ENSINO, APRENDIZAGEM E INTERAÇÃO VERBAL by Rogerio Machado
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Este livro constitui parte de uma pesquisa intitulada “A INTERAÇÃO VERBAL NO COTIDIANO DA INSTITUIÇÃO DE EDUCAÇÃO INFANTIL: suas implicações no processo de apropriação do conhecimento” realizada em um Centro Municipal de Educação Infantil (CMEI). Os sujeitos foram crianças com 5, 6 e 7 anos que estavam freqüentando o grupo VI, último ano na Educação Infantil e a professora da turma.
7 Lessons in 7 Years: Mastering the Modern Classroom by Prentiss Whitley, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Essay » Sociology
The ultimate guide to thriving in the first years of teaching high school: In this straight-forward, humorous guide you will learn about seven of the most important factors of modern classroom instruction. Topics include how to manage Paperwork, Grades, Students, and more. Easy to read, this guide seeks to give you "A head start, not a headache".
Modern Language Proficiency: Can-Do Strategies by Harry Grover Tuttle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,220. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Provide your students with many practical classroom strategies to achieve the NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-Do proficiencies of speaking, listening, reading and writing with half of the 74 readings focusing on speaking. Learn how grammar, vocabulary, culture, the textbook and mobile devices help develop proficiency. Find mini-assessments.
The Belt Room by Glenn Telfer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A collection of poems inspired by the use of corporal punishment in Scottish schools in the ‘60’s. Includes much belting of children and mostly deserved.
Applying Cognitive Theories to Learning in Team-based Environment by David Pollitt
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
To use jigsaw (cooperative) learning techniques in teaching is only part of the job in regards to differentiated instruction. When you consider the cognitive theories for learning, then team-based learning groups becomes even more exciting. This paper opens up cognitive theories with valid research and applies the learning to a real classroom.
Be Prepared to Teach Online: Strategies from an Online College Professor by Dr Bruce A. Johnson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,210. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Every online instructor needs a set of tools, techniques, and strategies to make the process of teaching an online class more effective. The topics in this book include Adult Learning Basics, Developing a Virtual Presence, Feedback and Grading Basics, Developing a Supportive Mindset, Online Instruction Basics, plus much more.
From English Teacher to Learner Coach by Daniel Barber & Duncan Foord
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
Help your students get motivated, get organised and get practising! From English Teacher to Learner Coach is for EFL teachers who want successful students, not just successful lessons. More than ever, English learners have opportunities to become competent English users, but they need support to make the most of them. In other words, they need a coach. Give your teaching the coaching twist!
How to Pass Delta by Damian Williams
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is packed with practical tips and advice on how to get the most out of the Delta. Each unit has a discovery activity and comprehensive tips for each part of the three Delta modules. Written by someone with extensive experience of working with the Delta, as both a tutor and examiner, it provides you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.