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Extra Credit: A Short Story about Higher Education in America
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Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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Professor Nathan Carter is old school. When senior Amy Watson takes a course from Professor Carter in her last semester, all hell breaks loose and a prestigious award goes down the drain for Ms. Watson. But has this clash of cultures really harmed the student? Her answer to that question changes dramatically as surprising events unfold in this true-to-life story about higher education in America.
The Curious Case of Edward Grace: A Short Story about Community Service in Higher Education
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Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
A prestigious university refuses to certify one of its students for graduation, claiming he didn't meet the community service requirement. Edward Grace pleads his case before a packed hearing room, leaving all to ponder the true meaning of service.
Earn a prestigious degree from a WHO Recognized Medical University without leaving your current Job
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This book is about Post Graduate Medical program which provides an opportunity for Doctors to upgrade themselves to MD/MS. It is the only unique program for DNB students to upgrade themselves to MD/MS in an easier way.
The Roasted Professor
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Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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It takes 32 years and several anxious moments at his retirement roast, but Professor Ray Dennison finally finds the secret to success in his profession. He shares it in this entertaining short story about college teaching and those who do it. All characters, locations and events are fictional, but the issues are real and cause for reflection.
Supporting Learning Online: "Policy and Change Processes in Higher Education" - A Doctoral Programme Module
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Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This little book gives an overview of my module on Policy and Change Processes in Higher Education, part of an entirely online PhD programme. Its aim is to give readers some feel for the content but especially the kinds of processes we engage in during that module.
Educative Essays: Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 24,180. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This book contains a collection of 16 essays covering various topics related to the field of education.
The Grade-Curve Caper
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Price: Free! Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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Professor Wallace Tullen is at his wits end. The untenured assistant professor can’t seem to balance his grading standards with the need to improve student evaluations of his teaching. As his tenure date approaches, the last thing he needs is another round of student complaints. Reluctantly, Wally decides to curve grades. His new grading policy changes everything, but not in the way he expected.
A Practical Guide to Writing a Successful Thesis in the Humanities
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A Practical Guide to Writing a Successful Thesis in the Humanities is about tips and tricks that can help students accomplish the task of writing a successful BA or MA thesis and enjoy doing it – to the extent it is possible. The author focuses on how to get into the mindset of writing a thesis, compose the most compelling thesis statement, logical structure and flow of argumentation.
Dictionary of Literary Words: Vocabulary Building
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Series: English Word Power, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
500 Literary Words and their meanings | Literary words are associated with literature. Literary words are typical of a work of literature and imaginative writing. Literary words are used with a particular meaning, in narrative, drama, poetry and other writing in a literary manner | Detailed List of Words and Meanings of English Literary Words
31 Phrasal Verbs for Business English
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Learn the most important phrasal verbs for international business quickly, easily and forever. These phrasal verbs are the expressions you need to know for any job in a multinational company or university, with an introduction explaining how to use phrasal verbs and business English correctly
Say This, Not That to Your Professor
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
In Say This, NOT That to Your Professor, an award-winning, tenured communication professor takes you “inside the faculty mind,” and provides the words your professors wish you’d say to manage your classroom experience with confidence. Get ready for improved relationships with your professors, better grades, and an amazing college experience!
Set-Theoretic Paradoxes and their Resolution in Z-F
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
Countable/Uncountable sets, Sizes of Infinity, "Hilbert Hotels", Power set, Cantor’s theorem and Paradox, Russell’s paradox, Zermelo's axioms for set theory, Essentials of Axiomatic method, Continuum Hypotheses, Unlimited Abstraction Principle and Separation Principle, Undecidability of Continuum Hypotheses in Zermelo-Fraenkel system, Note on the objections to Zermelo’s system.
Bharat Ka Samvidhan: Anuchchhed 1- 395 krambdhh
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: Hindi. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
इस पुस्तक में भारतीय संविधान के अनुच्छेद 1 से 395 को क्रमबद्ध रूप में दिया गया है। यह पुस्तक उन पाठको के लिए विशेष रूप से उपयोगी है जो भारतीय संविधान के सभी अनुच्छेदों को पढ़ना चाहते हैं। साथ ही यह पुस्तक किसी भी प्रतियोगी परीक्षा की तैयारी कर रहे छात्रों के लिए भी समान रूप से उपयोगी है।
The Education Conundrum: One academic's thoughts on a wicked problem
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
The author, who has more than 25 years’ experience of teaching and researching within the Irish university system, casts a critical eye upon a variety of issues relating to education and its place in society; the organization of the education system; the philosophy of teaching and learning; the culture of academic science; PhD-level education and the vagaries of the academic world.
Drafting the Personal Statement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by Beachtime Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
This guide will help you through the process of developing a Personal Statement (AMCAS essay) as part of the application to Medical School. It is divided into four parts: Understanding the purpose of a Personal Statement; Gathering the raw materials of your essay; Determining which parts to amplify; and Organizing the building blocks into a good first draft.
Get it Done Faster! Secrets of Dissertation Success
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,630. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This books offers proven strategies and techniques to help you finish the dissertation faster. Laid out in easy to read, practical and applicable chapters, you’ll learn workable approaches for getting more done in small blocks of time, how to take care of yourself in this process, how to set up your work-space for maximum effectiveness, strategic goal setting, and how to create good work habits.
Get It Done! A Coach's Guide to Dissertation Success
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
A tips based book that you can simply open and use. You don’t have to start at the beginning, just locate the type of problem you're having and turn to that section. You’ll be given a series of effective suggestions you can take to get back on track with your dissertation. Coming from the author’s more than 10 years of experience in dissertation coaching, these tips work.
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.
Succeeding with Difficult Professors and Tough Courses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
In College? Have concerns with a Difficult Professor or a Tough Course? This book is for you: undergrads, graduate students, anyone in college at any level.Written by someone who has been there -- both sides. Dr. Joseph Koob has 4 degrees and taught for over 20 years at the college level. If it is about the GRADE -- this book touches all the bases and you might just learn something in the bargain.
Dissertation Completion Strategies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
The final book in the “Get it Done” series lays out the process in an easy to follow format consisting of three steps: Planning-Focus-Progress. You’ll learn how to set reasonable goals, how to plan for your progress, how to focus and reduce distractions, and how to use some interesting and fun visual aids to keep you on track and moving forward. It's purpose is to go deeper in a few key areas.