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MAXIMUM IMPACT EDUCATION: Power That Raises The Bar In America’s High Schools
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
In Maximum Impact Education the talk stops and the answers begin. Educator, author and consultant Jack E. Oakes reveals for the first time six strategies that can transform American high schools. Detailed charts, original graphs and real-life insights show readers how to do the heavy lifting needed to change high schools and renew the American Dream.
Thriving in the 21st Century: Preparing Our Children for the New Economic Reality
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,050. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Cardamom Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development
Today's children will reach adulthood in an economy unlike anything the world has ever seen. In "Thriving in the 21st Century," Barbara Frank demonstrates that we must move beyond the common wisdom that emphasized a college diploma and lifelong employment with a large company as the way to success. Instead, we need to set our children on a new path that will help them thrive in the 21st century.
12 Keys for Engaging At-Risk Students
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: 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.
Starr College Guide: An Asian’s Guide to the Ivy League and America’s Top Universities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,860. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Typhoon Media. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
Based on exclusive interviews with 115 students, alumni, and admissions chairs from America’s top colleges, Starr College Guide is a college guide and admissions manual to the Ivy League and other elite American schools. The interviewees, most of whom are from Greater China and the Asia-Pacific region, share their own strategies and secrets for getting admitted.
The Imperfect Homeschooler's Guide to Homeschooling
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Cardamom Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
"The Imperfect Homeschooler's Guide to Homeschooling" is packed full of Barbara Frank's advice gleaned from over 20 years of homeschooling her four children, including one who has Down syndrome. Getting through those tough times taught me strategies for making homeschooling easier. I am so glad I never gave up. I want to encourage you, too. That’s why I want to share my strategies with you.
Breaking The Money Barriers
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Dr. Michael J. Duckett. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
"Approximately every 100 years there comes a classic book that changes thousands of lives. This book delivers a simple and practical approach to wealth accumulation. Where authors of the past have left off. Dr. Duckett has finished the journey they had only begun. After reading this book you will never be the same, and your finances will reflect the powerful change within yourself." -E. Rivera
Live, Work and Study in the UK: All Your Questions Answered
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,000. Language: British English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This book has all the answers to your UK-related questions. And the answers are honest because the author is a foreigner like you. A former international student the author shares his nearly two decades of UK experience with you in this book. The book answers many typical questions newly-arrived foreigners in the UK ask. Being ignorant of the realities of life in the UK can cost you your life.
The 90-Day Rewrite
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational
The greatest challenge in rewriting your book is making a thousand small changes while staying true to your narrative voice. In this practical day-by-day guide to revising your manuscript, you will: * End procrastination by breaking your work into manageable tasks * Learn the technical skills necessary to bring your prose to life * Discover how to write compelling dialogue * . . . and more!
The 90-Day Screenplay
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,630. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational
The 90-Day Screenplay will guide you through the process of outlining your screenplay, writing a first draft, and completing a rewrite, all in three months. In this day-by-day guide you will: • Uncover the dilemma at the heart of your screenplay • Learn how to write from your subconscious • Rewrite your work efficiently • Discover your story’s structure as an experiential model
The 90-Day Novel: Unlock the Story Within
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational
Get the first draft down quickly! The 90-Day Novel is a day-by-day guide through the process of getting the first draft of your novel onto the page, teaching you how to distill your plot to its nature and clarifying how to assemble vague disparate images into a coherent narrative. Working in this way, story structure (which is often taught as a formula) becomes a springboard for your imagination.
6 Biblical Secrets for an Effective Job Search
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
6 Biblical Secrets for an Effective Job Search is a book about hope, encouragement, renewal, and revival as it brings together biblical principles and strategies with cutting edge contemporary search techniques to demonstrate how God uses the challenges of a job search to mold us into the image of His Son.
Live Life on Purpose: From Discovery to Practice
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Live Life on Purpose: From Discovery to Practice will help you release your secret purpose by applying these strategies to discover, define and practice your purpose in life. Don’t leave success (in life, business, and relationships) to chance! This book is a great tool to help you discover, define and live life on purpose!
Phaladeepika Malayalam Translation
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Price: Free! Words: 86,540. Language: Malayalam. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
Phaladeepika is a classic text in Sanskrit on INDIAN ASTROLOGY written by Mantreswaracharya in 13/16 cent. AD. This Malayalam traslation has been prepared with reference to four famous commentaries. Phaladeepika has 865 slokas in 28 chapters.
LỰA CHỌN NGHỀ NGHIỆP điều quan trọng số 1 của cuộc đời
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Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 66,130. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Một cuốn sách hay về lựa chọn nghề nghiệp rất hữu ích không chỉ dành cho các em học sinh trong bậc phổ thông mà còn cho cả những ai đang còn phân vân trong việc lựa chọn cho mình một nghề nghiệp để theo đuổi trong tương lai. Sách cũng mang lại nhiều thông tin có ích cho cả các bậc phụ huynh, những người luôn mong muốn con em mình có được sự lựa chọn nghề nghiệp phù hợp.
Now! Resources Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: Spanish. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education
Libro de recursos para facilitar el aprendizaje del idioma inglés.
The Secular Homeschooler: A Nonreligious Guide for Helping Kids Build Competence, Independence and Ethics Outside of a School Environment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This hands-on guide offers out-of-the-padded-box strategies that target deep, lasting knowledge and life skills. Though designed especially for the free-thinking, secular homeschooler, it will be useful to all parents seeking to foster their children's independent thought and self-government. By merging daily life experience with academics, you'll help your kids flourish in today's complex world.
How Insurance Companies Turned Your Child's Autsm into a Mental Health Crisis with Advanced Autism Guide
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 106,080. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Autism is not a mental illness. In this book learn from an adult with autism how Autism was turned into a mental illness by insurance companies. Autism is a social disorder. Learn how your child receives no social treatments and only receives treatment for mental health. Learn how to advocate for your child and seek effective social skills treatments that help with living with Autism.
Learn BASIC Programming in Minutes for STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths V10
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Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 58 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 58. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 155,710. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Engineering
Learn BASIC Programming in Minutes for STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths V10 eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now available as a Tablet and Smartphone App. See Additional Notes at the back of the book for instructions to download the accompanying interactive App and software.
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 197,850. 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.
A Writer's Journey: What to Know Before, During, and After Writing a Book
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The author of the ground-breaking Married Women Who Love Women was first told she wasn't a writer by a college professor. She didn't realize she might be until Robert Redford came to town. In this book, she tells other writers what to know before, during, and after writing a book. This is the book she wishes she had when she started writing.