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VoiceThread for Digital Education
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Versatile, easy-to-navigate, and interactive, VoiceThread equips teachers to deploy numerous best instructional practices that engage 21st century students in rigorous literacy activities. Upgrade your current teaching strategies with VoiceThread for Digital Education and create an environment where every student learns every day.
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!
Teaching the Compassionate Rebel Revolution
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Series: The Compassionate Rebel Revolution, Educators' Guide. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Teaching the Compassionate Rebel Revolution is filled with conflict resolution activities and concepts for educators in a variety of settings. Detailed instructions for classroom activities are accompanied by concepts from the field of conflict resolution. It is also a companion text to The Compassionate Rebel Revolution by Burt Berlowe, addressing fifteen of the stories found in that book.
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.
90 Mobile Learning Modern Language Activities
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Improve your students’ modern language communication and culture awareness through mobile learning tools and apps. Use these easy to integrate activities to engage your students in in-class and out-of-class learning in fourteen different mobile learning categories. Develop your students' speaking listening, reading, and writing. Have them participate in authentic culture through mobile activities.
Watch Out For The Hedgehog
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Four years of hilarious kids’ quotes from the ESL classroom in South Korea.
The Calm Classroom: 50 Key Techniques for Better Behaviour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Preschool & kindergarten
In this book, best selling education author Sue Cowley offers you 50 key techniques for creating calmer and better behaviour in your early years or primary school classroom. For each technique, she offers thinking points for the teacher to consider, plus a series of practical tips, ideas and activities for you to put into practice.
Digital Voices - a collaborative exploration of the recorded voice in post-compulsory education
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
Digital Voices describes how the recorded voice is being used to enhance post-compulsory teaching and learning: podcasting, user-generated media assignments and audio feedback are a few of the 50 ideas explored here. Twenty four authors from the UK have produced essays, case studies and a set of inspirational and innovative digital media techniques - all grounded in progressive educational theory.
Teach the Children Well - Our spiritual investment
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Are you interested in children? Are you interested in humanity's future and the role education can play? True education has a critical mission to play on the planet. This book illustrates some the potential pitfalls of state and religious education systems, and offers ideas to support the liberation of the individual human spirit. Parents, teachers + politicians should read this insightful book.
¿Somos tontos...?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
¿Cómo es que en los planes de estudio hay asignaturas como Álgebra, Filosofía, Química..., pero ninguna asignatura en la que se enseñe al alumno cómo estudiar? ¿Es el fracaso escolar algo inevitable? ¿Existe una metodología exacta para estudiar con éxito cualquier tema? En "¿Somos tontos...?" encontrarás respuestas a estas y otras preguntas, además de un método de estudio de eficacia probada.
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.
High School Substitute Teacher's Guide: YOU CAN DO THIS!
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,330. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
"You're a high school substitute? Are you crazy? We were so mean to them!" This is a common reaction when I tell people what I do, but I love substitute teaching at the high school level. In writing this book, I hope to be for you the friend I was blessed to have when I started. I tell you not only how to get a job as a substitute teacher, but also how to do the job so well you enjoy it.
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.
Old Teachers Never Die . . .
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,950. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This humorous account of the life of a teacher is Mary Brackenbury's first venture into the world of creative non-fiction. The author has cleverly compressed her teaching career into a single school year.
Webinars: A Cookbook for Educators
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This book is a comprehensive guide to running excellent webinars. Whether you're an old webinar hand, or have never attended or run one before, you'll find useful advice and ideas based on over a decade of experience in organizing, attending and running webinars. Giving a good webinar is like cooking and serving a good meal. This metaphor frames the book. So let's start cooking!
The Business and Practices of Event Planning (Second Edition)
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Price: $95.00 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Patricia Daniels just published the second edition of the "Business and Practices of Event Planning." The heavily-anticipated book builds on the successful approach of the first edition with expanded and updated contents. It is designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to prepare you for a successful career in event planning.
Drama Start Two: Drama activities and plays for children (ages 9 -12)
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Series: Drama Start, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Drama Start 2 is a collection of drama activities and plays suitable for children between the ages of nine and twelve. This book is also suitable for anyone working with children in a setting where drama is used, such as community groups, out-of-school care facilities, therapeutic group work and so on.
TEFL China Coach
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Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Customize this program to fit your needs, with some choices. 1, you can use it to get by instead of doing a formal TEFL. 2, add it to a teaching certificate. 3, learn the learning pattern to adapt to other cultures. Learn negotiating reality, while teaching in other cultures. Expats commonly fail for various reasons, so we keep you buoyed up, persistently growing better despite bumps in the road.
Travel The World On Someone Else's Dime: A Beginner's Guide to Living and Teaching Overseas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
James M. Boldosser provides an adventurous alternative for recent college graduates or those who wish to escape the paycheck-to-paycheck rat race. By combining first-hand experience, personal interviews, and fact-based information, he shows readers how to get from start to adventure. His step-by-step information gives readers the knowledge and motivation to start an overseas teaching adventure.
With All Due Respect
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
In With All Due Respect you will find a variety of classroom management strategies from a veteran educator and behavior consultant. Ronald Morrish provides practical insights that will teach you how to increase teaching time, improve student work habits, reinstate authority to you as the teacher, and decrease your reliance on punishment as a motivational strategy.