Books tagged: educational theory

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 7 results

Pursuit of Prestige
By
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This dissertation (2002) examines Montana State University's research activity and its effects on graduate education just prior to the university's being recognized as a Tier I Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The study found that prominent research faculty at MSU place a high priority on the university's educational mission.
Introductions to ijCSCL
By
Price: Free! Words: 35,730. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
The editorial introductions to the International Journal of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (ijCSCL) situate and highlight the unique perspectives and contributions of the individual papers. They also present reflections on topics of CSCL theory and methodology, providing a lively, stimulating introduction to the CSCL research field. ijCSCL is rated the #2 educational research journal.
Montessori, Dewey, and Capitalism: Educational Theory for a Free Market in Education
By
Series: Education. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This book presents a philosophy of education—the theory of concentrated attention and independent judgment—that requires laissez-faire capitalism for its full realization. It is not an argument, except indirectly, for the separation of education and state nor is it a critique of present and past state-run schooling. It is an argument for the abolition of coercion in all areas of life.
Fingers, Hands, Forearms, Arms, Shoulders Therapy and Development Exercises Teaching Method
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This ebook is a teaching method and a comprehensive guide to fingers, hands, forearms, arms, shoulders therapy and development for anyone interested in learning piano or any other musical instrument. You can use these exercises as warm ups before the actual piano lesson. The exercises are great for children and adults of all professions because they improve coordination and agility of upper limbs
The New ABCs: Future Focused Teaching
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Discover nine fundamental and simple changes all teachers can make to how they educate young people. These building blocks can all work within the current system while providing the real world skills that the curriculum and subject based learning deny students.
Education, Knowledge and Educology
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
Education, Curriculum and Educology
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?