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Education in America:Together, we can put it back on track
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
The U.S.A., a country which triumphed for countless years in education, now staggers behind many other countries with an all-out attempt to find optimal solutions. Education in America provides a sneak peek at an impelling transition and intervention program for all students with outstanding opportunities that await the economically and socially disadvantaged middle and high school students.
An Imperfect Past
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
It is September 1967. Paul Dennis returns to his position on the faculty at Bedford College after a week in Paris shared with Kate Roberts, also on the Bedford faculty. Over the following two weeks, Paul struggles with his feelings for Kate, his rocky marriage to Anna, and the deteriorating relationship with his son, Billy.
Kindling
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A 11,000 word novella. The autumn holiday season finds geomancer Linus Ukadnian from The Royal Academy of the Arcane Arts and Sciences at Osyth saddled with an unwanted museum curatorship. He knew about the vampire in the museum's basement, but even greater dangers await!
The Changing Academic Market: General Trends and a Berkeley Case Study
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Inside story and scholarly analysis of a major sociology department's search, during the mid-70s, to fill many faculty jobs--all attempted in the midst of fundamental changes to the college market that began in the 1960s. That sea change is exposed with candid self-awareness and examined in its practical effects: treatment of candidates, affirmative action, shrinking markets, and recommendations.
A Hidden Education: Lessons Never Learned in School
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment
Follow along with one college professor's battle to single handedly challenge then overturn her corrupt department chairman. Learn the challenges of an almost impossible feat. You will laugh, almost cry with disgust, and be left with strategies that may help you in your quest for right versus wrong. The twists and turns of this true higher education tale will leave you in awe.
My Second Period
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,360. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Educational Satire written from the perspective of a Biology teacher. If you are a teacher, student, parent or someone who took Biology in high school, you will enjoy this book. Faculty meetings, academic team meetings, parent phone calls along with scientific method, ecology, genetics and evolution are brought to life in Mr. Smith’s second period biology class.
Eat Kids at School
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This book lists 206 stories, anecdotes, and commentaries on the world of higher education. They are based on my experiences as a faculty member for 41+ years, an interested observer of higher education for many years before that, a department chair for 9 years, and on a number of stories I have heard from others.
Manual for Preparing a Competitive Faculty Application Package. Volume I: CV
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science
I prepared this manuscript to help other scientists prepare a competitive application package. On the following pages, I will tell you how to prepare a CV that will make your application stand out from the crowd. This does not guarantee an interview, but it represents a package that got me interviews.
Become a Part-time Professor: live and teach anywhere you like
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
Become a part-time university professor. Being a part-time professor can make your resume standout, provide opportunities for career growth, and allow you to give back. In this book you will learn the jobs available for part-time professors, where you can teach and what it takes to become a part-time professor.