Books tagged: media literacy

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Body Thieves
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Just For Boys
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Boys is a discussion program that helps boys build resilience to deal with societal stressors in a healthy way. It broadens the definition of what it means to be male and teaches them how to create a life of balance and interconnectedness. It is also a comprehensive prevention program targeting substance abuse, depression, eating disorders and muscle dysmorphia.
Just For Girls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Girls provides information and skills to help adolescent girls (caught in the midst of our societal crisis concerning body image and size) reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains comparative information about boys and their problems to illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Nurturing Girlpower
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Nurturing girlpower: Integrating eating disorder prevention/intervention skills into your practice provides a comprehensive framework for prevention that addresses the changes in girls’ bodies and in girls’ lives during adolescence. It helps demystify eating disorders and provides a skill set to enhance your counseling practice so that you can relate to the girl instead of her problem.
Connect.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
In order to make an impact nonprofits need to connect to their supporters, communities and beyond. But how do you forge meaningful connections with limited resources in a world that is constantly changing? From years of studying and collaborating with hundreds of nonprofits, we've developed the best strategies for growing a meaningful, thriving community. Learn from our research today!
Beyond The Horizon: Reflections of a Life-Long Learner
Price: Free! Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital media / general
A collection of 47 of my published editorials on the following themes: education, information technology, popular culture, media literacy, hope and personal courage.
Media Literacy: Three Perspectives from the Public Schools
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital media / general
Adding zeal, heart, and clarity to the buzz about new state and national standards for media literacy, three public school teachers--Harry Costner, Jennifer Goen, and John Stewart--capture the what and the why of teaching this new literacy to our media-soaked students.
Se a Enfermagem Falasse...
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,120. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
"Se a Enfermagem Falasse" inspira os enfermeiros a construirem mensagens eficazes sobre o seu contributo para a Saúde dos cidadãos. Com temas controversos e originais, é uma obra para todos os que querem dar voz à profissão! O livro aborda assuntos que não são falados nas aulas e que se evitam nas Instituições de Saúde! Obrigatório para enfermeiros, estudantes e utentes!
The Teacher and the Tree Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 228,500. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This is a modern American epic fable about a Teacher in love with Nature who discovers a human head, a Tree Man, living in a tree in a forest near his house. The novel is about our need to unplug from our culture and re-discover ourselves in Nature. It is a fun-yet-deep look at: the media, our education system, drugs in our culture and our inability to listen to each other in the political arena.
Beyond Media Literacy: New Paradigms in Media Education
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
This handbook is for anyone interested in breaking away from the antiquated models of media literacy that are promoted in school curriculums everywhere. It attempts to flip the script by explaining that young people may have more to teach us about media literacy than we do them.