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The Teaching Assistants' (T.A.) Bible: Guide for Graduate Students, Adjuncts and College Instructors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A lot of graduate teaching assistants, adjuncts and college instructors are 'thrown to the wolves' every semester and have to rely on their former experience as a student government leader, soldier in the military or Dungeons and Dragons team leader experience in order to prepare for their new role as an instructor. You do not have to do this as I volunteer to serve as your mentor with this book.
Speech Exercises for the Classroom: A Guide for Professors, Teachers and Speech Instructors
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
When I began teaching public speaking courses I considered myself lucky. My fellow TAs and later professorial colleagues would often state they were at a loss in coming up with exercises for their students. I would always have an answer. If you need classroom exercises for your speech students then you need this book!
Designing and Developing an Online Course: A Guide for Educators
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by an educator for educators, this ebook covers the practical questions that often arise when designing and developing an online course. Topics were collected and assembled from questions asked over my years of working closely with educators. It is designed to help educators create an online course that is usable, accessible, and engaging so students get the most out of an online course.
Bridging the Gap
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
For the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, the USA sent 18 African-American athletes. 14 medaled, three with roots in the Community College system. In the decades since, Community College athletes from all races and both genders have surpassed expectations athletically and academically. Bridging Gap captivates with vital accounts from a socio-educational entity that continues to score magnificent results
Libraries for Effective Learning: Qualitative Studies in Educational Leadership
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Price: Free! Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety
A collection of qualitative research studies by 4 doctoral candidates in an Education and Library Leadership program at Sam Houston State University. The research focuses on increasing effective implementation of library programs for school and community college students.
The Drifters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,850. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The morning after her high school graduation, a suburbanite finds her plans for the future threatened by a careless but egregious crime. Instead of heading off for a university experience with all her friends, she enters the bizarre purgatory that is community college, where a trio of aimless but talented artists and musicians take her under their wing.
Same Track, Different Track: One Adjunct's Alternative Route to the Tenure Track
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"I was never supposed to be where I am today. In academia, the route to the tenure track has on it a terminal degree, publications in peer-reviewed journals, and other what-everybody-else-has-done things.” So begins author Isaac Sweeney as he chronicles his unlikely path from a newspaper staff writer to his coveted tenure-track position in higher education.
The College
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Price: Free! Words: 84,880. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Midland, Texas looks to transform itself into a metropolis, capitalizing on its political history and underground riches. Some are willing to do anything to come out on top when local leaders look to turn the city's community college into a public university...but a mysterious newcomer has plans far more nefarious. A political chess match heats up alongside the desert summer as the bodies pile up.