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Be Who You Are - The Greatest Gift of All
Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
You are a Unique and Special human being. You are a gift to this world. Believe that YOU ARE SPECIAL because you are. Surround yourself with people who know you, love you and continually remind you that YOU make a difference in their lives. Love, accept and appreciate YOU so that you can love, accept and appreciate others. We all want to be loved for who we are. Be YOU and let love find you.
A Preface to History: Analysis and Criticism
Series: Continuing Education, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Carl Gustavson's classic "A Preface to History" provides a fruitful source through which to examine a normative approach to history, debate the nature of objectivity in historical discussion, investigate historical-mindedness as a practical tool and analyze the basic forces that drive history. This paper presents shortcomings in Gustavson's approach to history.
Grammar Guide: An introduction to grammar essentials
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
This grammar guide covers grammar terms (e.g. nouns and verbs), agreement issues (e.g. 'staff enjoy' or 'staff enjoys'), personal and relative pronouns (e.g. when to use 'me' or 'myself'), preposition choice, modifier problems (e.g. dangling modifiers), grammar myths and rules that are changing.
Punctuation Guide: An A to Z of punctuation
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
This easy-to-read guide covers ampersands, apostrophes, capital letters, colons and semicolons, commas, dashes, ellipses, exclamation marks, full stops, hyphens, lists, parentheses, question marks, quotation marks, shortened word and phrase forms, and slashes.
Word Guide: Choosing the right words
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
This word guide will help you choose the right words for whatever you're writing. It includes 100 commonly confused words and tips on how to make your writing more concise and engaging.
Making and Using Machinima in the Language Classroom
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
Creating and using machinima in the language classroom is a guide to encourage teachers and learners to create videos in virtual worlds (machinima) for enhancing language lessons. Although the book is not specifically about learning or teaching in virtual worlds it does help and gives instructions for the reader to access and be able to use Second Life for the purpose of machinima making.
Going Up: a Social Troubleshooter for starting life in an English University
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: British English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Going from school to university can be a daunting process that you are prepared for only on an academic level. "Going Up" looks at problems, including worse-case scenarios, that you might encounter, in the hope that you won't encounter them. As the saying goes, hope for the best but prepare for the worst.
Autonomy in Language Learning: Tools, Tasks and Environments
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by IATEFL Learner Autonomy SIG. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Edited by Jo Mynard and Christian Ludwig with a foreword by Anna Uhl Chamot, this book explores tools, tasks and environments which support the development of learner autonomy in different learning spaces and cultural contexts. The 13 chapters in this e-book are divided into five parts: self-access, self-directed learning, technology tools, logbooks/plans, and inside/outside the classroom.
Welcome to Dissertation Hell: A (hilarious) Handbook for Doctoral Students
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
"Welcome to Dissertation Hell" is a compilation of selected posts from the Hellish Handbasket Blog, written and illustrated by Carol B. (AKA The Chronic Malcontent). Each post marks a memorable moment on her two-year journey from A.B.D. doctoral candidate to Ph.D. scholar. Humorous pen-and-ink drawings illustrate many of the posts. Frustrated grad students will find a kindred spirit here.
The Zimmermann Telegram: Analysis and Criticism
Series: Continuing Education, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
The Zimmermann Telegram by Barbara Tuchmann is a key work examining the question of what prompted the U.S. to enter World War I. This short analysis and criticism, part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with a general, but thoughtful, review of Barbara Tuchmann's research into how Woodrow Wilson, despite his long held stand on non-intervention, managed a shift to war.
Teaching with Project-Based Teams and Emotional Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
How does a teacher create the whole game of learning in order to teach the hard parts of the curriculum? Maybe a good start will be by creating project-based learning teams and understanding how to use emotional intelligence. This project discusses just how to do that backed by the theory and resources to back it up.
Orthorad
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: German. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Orthorad is used as an reference database for traumatologic plain film radiography
New Age Meditations...Life's Hidden Secrets.(Vol-40)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
New Age Meditations are synonymous with uplifting the consciousness of the individual. These meditations are written by Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji (first spiritual guru in the world to create over 6000 New Age Meditations) while in a state of Samadhi. These meditations are going to surely shed light on the ways we perceive life & give us a chance to see something great which belongs to the unknown.
Podcast Library, Vol 1
Price: Free! Words: 322,550. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
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A living collection of podcasts with descriptions, arranged alphabetically, from about 2007 to present from the Media Mining Digest blog.
How To Write Teacher's Books
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 7. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Between them, Mike Sayer and Ros Wright have written numerous Teacher’s Books, so who better to demystify the process? In this module the role of the Teacher’s Book writer is examined, along with a detailed breakdown of all the essential elements that need to be included in an excellent Teacher’s Book.
Tests de Educación Permanente
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Esta obra está compuesta de un enorme compendio de cuestiones relativas a la Educación Permanente y de adultos y, que se ajustan a las asignaturas de Grado relativas a las Ciencias de la Educación, Psicopedagogía, Pedagogía, Educación Social, etc. En esta obra encontrará más de 1.700 cuestiones verdadero/falso que le serán de extrema utilidad.
Student Loans:Exposed
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
A look inside of how to get Student Loans with good or bad credit, Private Student loans, and Grants when furthering your education.
Golden Years: How To Age Gracefully and Take Care of Seniors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Do you know how to age gracefully and take care of the seniors in your life? Due to a culture that celebrates youth and ignores the elderly, seniors and their families are largely unprepared to deal with the challenges seniors face as they age.
Defeating self-sabotage: how to get your PhD finished
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Graduate School Guides
Procrastination, perfectionism, over-committing. Sound familiar? Learn how to identify your own patterns, find out what might be behind them, and work out what you can do to tackle them so that you can get your thesis finished
Teaching Adults A beginner's guide for Christian leaders
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Heddon Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / General
Teaching Adults A beginner’s guide for Christian leaders is an excellent book to help those setting out on the journey to become teachers of adults. Well-written and expertly structured, the book enables readers to learn through examples from the students’ own situations. It cleverly demonstrates one of the course’s principles, namely learning through doing.