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Maslow and Motivation for Residential Childcare Managers
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
This workbook examines how residential childcare managers can use the teachings of Maslow and other theorists to improve and retain staff in residential childcare, a sector with notoriously high rates of staff turnover. It is based on the author's successful eleven years' experience in the industry.
Analysis of solid angle subtended by a torus
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
HCR's Method of concentric conical surfaces is the simplest & most versatile method to find out the solid angle subtended by a torus at any point lying on the geometrical axis (i.e. vertical axis passing through the center of torus).
Learn To Read Chinese The Right Way! 101 Chinese Character Flashcards! Topic: Food
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Learning to read Mandarin Chinese does not have to be a long and difficult process. "Learn To Read Chinese The Right Way! 101 Chinese Character Flashcards! Topic: Food" is an excellent way to learn to read Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters as well as improve your vocabulary quickly. For those who don’t yet know how to read Pinyin, a pronunciation table has been included.
What Every College Student Needs to Know
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This is a quick guide for future college students, regardless of age. There is also a bonus of several articles by frustrated instructors, and one by a frustrated parent.
汉语教材与资源开发快速指南 (基础入门版) Quick Guide on How to Develop Textbooks and Materials for Learning Chinese Language (Fundamental Edition)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
如果你是一个国际汉语教师或是这个领域的研究者,那么你其实完全可以将自己的角色延伸一步:成为一个国际汉语教育领域的“产品开发者”。这种角色延伸的价值在于,你的知识和经验会让更多的学习者受益,而你也可能因此获得丰厚的回报。 或许你会觉得这是件极富挑战性的工作:比如自己从来没有类似的经验,缺乏市场经验,不熟悉出版流程等等。实际上,这也是大多数汉语教师和研究者普遍面临的问题。但事实是,成为一个“开发者”绝不像你想象的那么难。 我本身也是一个产品开发者,之所以要编写这本小册子,是因为希望能分享自己在十余年来所积累的一些开发方法以及实战经验,从而帮助你更轻松的进入角色,完成你的第一个“产品”。 现在,你需要做的就是:放下顾虑,并迈出第一步。
How To Become An "A" Student
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education
Nobody falls out of the sky knowing how to become a good student. It takes a certain skill set to know how to study and to know how to pass exams. In this to the point self-help book Fredy K. Seidel shows you how you, too, can become an Ace Student.
Internet & Texting Abbreviations & Symbols
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This ebook is a collection of the most popular abbreviations and symbols used in the Internet and text messages. You can find here almost 5000 abbreviations / symbols. The expressions have been divided into the following sections: computer / internet, contractions, emoticons, expressions, initialisms, letters, numbers, shortenings.
Understanding and Using Chinese Grammar (Bilingual Edition) 汉语语法理解与应用(中英双语版)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
“Interesting,” “practical,” and “unique” are the right words for describing this grammar book. This book not only introduces the fundamental knowledge about the Chinese language but also, and more importantly, reveals the reasons behind the principles and rules, which helps learners to understand this language and apply the grammar rules well.
Explore Your Career Identity: A Women's Workbook
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development
Women-specific issues can be found in career development due to changing social trends, the socialisation of girls, and home/work role conflict. This workbook explores how career theory relates specifically to women's issues. The exercises help women understand what makes them ‘tick’ in terms of their career development so that they can make optimal decisions for their future success and happiness
No Kidding Why Our Kids Know More About Technology Than Us And What We Can Do About It
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
Your kids know way more about technology than you, and it’s time you did something about it. This book is aimed at helping you get started with technology and to understand how it can actually help not hinder your family life. It will also serve as a valuable resource to teachers, career advisors, grandparents and other influencers of children who realise the world is changing.
Learn To Read Chinese The Right Way! 101 Chinese Character Flashcards! Topic: Travel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Learning to read Mandarin Chinese does not have to be a long and difficult process. "Learn To Read Chinese The Right Way! 101 Chinese Character Flashcards! Topic: Travel" is an excellent way to learn to read Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters as well as improve your vocabulary quickly. Included is Roman Pinyin for easy learning so that you can begin reading immediately.
Explore Your Career Identity: A Lesbian & Gay Workbook
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development
This workbook (based on Dr Southern's 'Explore Your Career Identity' practical workbook) has been produced with specific material for lesbian and gay people who want to understand more about what makes them ‘tick’ in terms of their career development so that they can make optimal decisions for their future success, security and happiness. There are lots of exercises in this book for you to do.
Careering Teens: Guiding Teenagers’ Career Development
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development
This book is intended to help you to develop awareness of your teenager’s career identity so that you can assist them to make successful career decisions. It will help you to learn about their personal career preferences. Through doing the activities in this book you will get a clearer picture of the types of work they would like to pursue.
Explore Your Career Identity: A Mental Health Workbook
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development
The experience of mental illness can make career development very difficult. Illness can lead to job loss and the need for unanticipated life transitions. This workbook's special focus on mental illness helps you to work out the directions you might take in life after experiencing mental illness and reaching a level of recovery that means you are ready to engage in work again.
365 Days of French Expressions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
This short eBook was designed to help you learn some new French expressions and to memorise them. Each expression has its English Meaning, along with a literal translation, most French Learners it more engaging and easier to remember the expression this way. Reinforce your learning by doing the exercises: At the end of each week you will have a short quiz based on what you’ve learn.
Teaching Composition Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- General
Often students are lacking knowledge in how to write an academic paper. Some are interested in writing, but don't know how to get started or know proper format, and others don’t really like writing, but need to learn how to write a proper essay in order to get through college. This teaching textbook teaches one to write from the beginning to the end, and contains everything you need for a lesson.
Teaching Writing for the Media: An Eight Week Lesson Plan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
This book covers everything you need to become a successful news writer and feature writer. If you have students who want to explore feature writing as a means of improving their research and writing skills, then this is the book for you. If you want to pursue a print journalism focus in the communication major will find this course valuable.
Primary Reactions to Cultural Immersion in Literature
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Category: Essay » Literature
There appear to be three ways in which people of one culture respond to immersion in another culture, a evidenced by the works of multicultural authors.
The Monsters of Education Technology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
A collection of essays about education technology: its history and its ideologies and its monsters. These essays were originally delivered as lectures during 2014 but have been edited and compiled here.
Thou And I: Dawning the Age of the Childlike
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Price: Free! Words: 93,860. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The dated entries in this father-son memoir follow the developmental ‘first steps’ of a child who by age two treaded more of the road-less-traveled than most adults might care to in a lifetime. A homeschooling journey of learning, it is a road-less-traveled that covers the expanse between America, Africa and shore to shore on the African continent.