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Educative Essays: Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This book contains a collection of 16 essays covering various topics related to the field of education.
The Education Conundrum: One academic's thoughts on a wicked problem
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
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.
Get it Done Faster! Secrets of Dissertation Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,630. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
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.
Eat Kids at School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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.
Law School Materials for Success
Price: Free! Words: 25,880. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
The first year of law school is, for many people, one of the most significant transitions of their adult life. Law school demands a lot as it helps you make the transition from your prior identity as student (or as some other occupational role) to your new identity as an attorney. To meet the demands of law school, it is often helpful to have the big picture before you begin.
Law School 20|20
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,790. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Education
Law School 20|20 is a modern, all-encompassing guide for law school applicants, students, and graduates. It addresses all aspects of getting into law school, succeeding in law school, and choosing the career path that's right for you. "20|20" refers to the book's unique take on legal education and training, giving you a clear and unfettered view of law school and the job search, warts and all.
Education, Universities and Educology Vol I: Educology as Knowledge about Education
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The big question which both volumes address is how can the structure of the fund of knowledge about education be used productively and fruitfully to organize university faculty, curriculum and research programs whose purpose is to teach, extend and disseminate knowledge about education. Volume I deals with the question of "What is knowledge about education?"
Education, Universities and Educology Vol. II: Education and the Uses of Educology in Universities
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The big question which both volumes address is how can the structure of the fund of knowledge about education be used productively and fruitfully to organize university faculty, curriculum and research programs whose purpose is to teach, extend and disseminate knowledge about education. Volume II deals with the question of "How can educology be used to organize faculties in universities?"
Notes from the President — A Window into Manchester University 2004-2014
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life & student affairs
Each month for 10 years, Manchester University President Jo Young Switzer assembled newsworthy items and wrote an opening essay and closing reflection for a newsletter aimed at allowing graduates living around the United States and the globe to stay connected with the energy, learning, and spirit of Manchester University. This collection of excerpts was gleaned from those newsletters.
Financial Management MCQs: Multiple Choice Questions and Answers (Quiz & Tests with Answer Keys)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,480. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2016 by Bushra Arshad. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting / financial, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
Financial management multiple choice questions (MCQ) has 732 finance MCQs. Financial quiz questions and answers PDF, MCQ on financial management overview, corporate finance applications, capital budgeting evaluating cash flows, financial statements analysis MCQ with answers, bonds, bond valuation, cash flow estimation and risk analysis, cost of capital, financial options and environment MCQs.
From proposal to thesis - Revised edition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2015 by White & MacLean Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This highly practical book is full of useful advice and tips on how to write your thesis, taking you through the whole process from getting started and collecting data to handing it in. The information Denis Feather provides here is based on many years of teaching research methodologies and supervising students at all levels.
Chasing Zeroes: The Rise of Student Debt, the Fall of the College Ideal, and One Overachiever's Misguided Pursuit of Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
In this provocative account of college life, Laura Newland exposes the challenges facing her generation. She arrives at Duke University with unbridled ambition, but student loans leave her susceptible to a Wall Street recruiting machine that is winning over the best and brightest. On her turbulent journey to Wall Street’s doorstep, Newland reveals an alarming side of our higher education system.
Missional Moonshots: Insight & Inspiration for Educational Innovation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,860. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2016 by apgroup. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
Missional Moonshots is a culmination of over a decade of research, writing and applied work around educational innovation in K-12, higher education, and beyond. It is not an academic work. Rather, it a collection of informal insights and tips for pursuing and leading mission-minded innovation in education.
The College User's Manual: What Professors Wish Students Knew Before the First Class
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,970. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This clear and concise guide outlines the habits college students should adopt to succeed as well as the things they should avoid that drive professors crazy. Intended for new college students of any age or background who will attend a college or university, this manual is a must for the freshman who wants to start off on the right foot and stay the course.
American Community Colleges: The International Student's Guide
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 46,050. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
International students’ guide to studying at a community college in the U.S.A.; why community colleges are a great choice; choosing & applying to community college; visa application; required forms; academic life, including testing & advising; life in US (housing, transport, health care), U.S. culture & people; profiles of 7 community colleges; commentary by international students. Glossary
Academaze: Finding Your Way through the American Research University
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This collection of essays and cartoons on life in academia provides an “insider’s guide” to the tenure track and beyond in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields at a major US research institution. Sydney Phlox, a pseudonymous tenured professor, takes the reader through the maze of academic life with honest conversational essays and fun cartoons.