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Establishing Better Schools: Navigating the Waters of Change (An Introduction to Developing Curriculum)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This manuscript provides a detailed overview of the curriculum development process as it pertains to three levels of instruction (awareness, exploration, preparation). It contains an anthology of "the" historically significant (and relevant) Bloom's (1956) Taxonomy of educational objectives. The manuscript also provides practitioners with technical information about initiating Delphi Surveys.
Education at Crossroads
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
Education at Crossroads traces the educational challenges facing Kenya from colonial to post colonial times by taking the reader through an exciting "educational walk" .
Children of Now and Beyond: A New Generation
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 157,120. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
CHILDREN OF NOW AND BEYOND is a book geared to create an awareness of the influx of Indigo and Crystal Children being born in large numbers onto the planet since the 1980’s. They are a new generation of children with specific personality traits that will be the great transformers of this new humanity, acting as a bridge to a new form of consciousness. But only if we learn how to listen to them.
A Legitimidade das Ciências da Educação: A Investigação Científica e o Pensamento Humanitário nas Mudanças Educativas e Sociais
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 10, 2017 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / general
“Não podemos compreender-nos fora da História. Não podemos conceber o historiador acima da história, pois o historiador é ele mesmo historizado” (Edgar Morin).
Summarized & Analyzed: “Lies My Teacher Told Me”
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
The author also points out that several themes that he presents in this book have been ignored by American high school history textbooks. The author criticizes the dominant historical themes that are explored in these textbooks.
Education and EFL in Taiwan: Policy and Practice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
A focus on systemic problems & issues of EFL teaching/learning in Taiwan. Despite goal posts constantly shifting, nothing changes: rote learning, exams, hierarchic structures, culturally-based vis-a-vis earned respect, cheating/plagiarism, credentialism, profiteering, linguistic incompetence,& political infighting persist. Despite 9yrs of EFL many college graduates are not competent in English.
A Definitive White Paper: Systemic Educational Reform (The Recommended Course of Action for Practitioners of Teaching and Learning)
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This manuscript addresses the need to bring about more effective teacher training and propagate innovative schools in the United States (and abroad). It is intended to serve as a policy statement and position paper which will enable political forces to rally behind a comprehensive strategy that will rectify the shortcomings of our educational system.
The School System Comparison Between The United States And Finland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book discusses about the similarities and differences between two countries: Finland and USA. Educational issues have been discussed during the presidential campaign. The concern is the state of education in the United States. Why the American students score lower than many other countries in international tests?
COMPULSORY FORMAL EDUCATION: A travesty!
You set the price! Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This book is not about education, but about the astronomical levels of information and experiences outside formal education. The concept of compulsory education is an utter nonsense propagated by mediocre persons who first of all do not know what they are saying. Second, they are persons who want to escape their responsibilities through an easy route.
Road Safety Posters in India
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
#roadsafetysignsinindia #roadsafetypostersinindia The posters designed by them in the school may be for the school use only but it has an impact on the younger generation who are the future of the country. Read more at http://www.ifros.org/blog/road-safety-signs-in-india/
Breaking The Mold of Conventional Thinking: a Personal Quest For Teaching Philosophy (And a Teacher's Quest For Personal Philosophy)
You set the price! Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book is addressed to everyone who wants to participate in a current heated discussion on what is wrong with the current education (if any), and how to fix it (if needed). With a little bit of patience every reader will find in this book many unusual and even controversial statements. Everyone who wants to “polish” his or her teaching philosophy can use this book as a “punch bag”.
Education? The Broken School System from a Students Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Education? The Broken School System from a Students Perspective. I dare you not to care
Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change: Issue 2
Price: Free! Words: 33,490. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
A peer-reviewed cross-disciplinary research journal that welcomes contributions relating to staff and students as change agents.
Deliberately Dumb: Understanding America's Education Failure
Price: Free! Words: 18,850. Language: Simple English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
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US students learn significantly less than students from other developed nations. Attempts to correct this by improving schools and teachers have failed because they are not the cause of the problem. Our students learn less because we Americans do not particularly value academic learning. Only programs designed to increase student motivation can improve this situation.
Teachology: Or Everything, People Who Care About Education, Should Know About Teaching And Learning.
Price: $3.14 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Please note: an expanded version of this book titled: “Breaking The Mold of Conventional Thinking” is available at https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/603624 This book comes from a science teacher and is addressed to everyone who wants to participate in current heated discussion about the fate of education and its reformation.
Being Schooled- What This Teacher Learned In The American School System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Leet shares her twelve years of teaching journals giving readers an honest look inside her school and classroom. She had valid concerns including teachers leaving in droves and escalating behavior problems. This book may have readers looking in the mirror saying to themselves; how do I value a teacher, children, parenting and marriage? Get ready for a wave of emotions as you read her book!
A Case For Homeschooling: 95 Theses Against the School System
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,210. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Teachers act like pricks! Teachers make stupid rules! Teachers lie and manipulate! Schools drug kids! School is like jail! If you would like to break free from the school system, read this book!
மிக உயர்ந்த அறிவை அடையும் வழிகள்
Price: Free! Words: 15,240. Language: Tamil. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
இன்றய கல்வி மாணவருக்கும் சமுதாயத்திற்கும் பயனற்றது. பட்டமும் பெற்ற வர்களிலே 100 பேரில் 5 பேருக்கு வேலை கிடைக்குமா? தமிழ் நாட்டில் 75 லட்சம் பேர் வேலை தேடிவருகிராரகள் கல்வி சிந்திக்கும் திறனை அளித்தாலோ வேலை தேட அவசியமில்லை் கிளார்க்குகளை மாத்திரமே உருவாக்குகிறது. கல்வித்திட்டம் அறிவாளர்களையும் பேரறிவாளர்களையும் உருவாக்க சிறிதளவு மாற்றங்க்களே தேவை. இதற்குத் தடை, கல்வியாளர்களும் தலைவர்களுமே!
How School Crushes Creativity
Series: The Wheel of Wisdom, Book 48. Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
HAS TRADITIONAL EDUCATION BECOME AN UNHAPPY AND IRREPARABLY UNPRODUCTIVE PASSAGE FOR MOST CHILDREN? The answer is not clear-cut, but the question’s social and economic overtones are. The book explains why creativity is as momentous as math, excavating new ground in the debate for a better school and supplying a theoretical foundation to solve the most vexing problems faced by policymakers.
The Elephant in the Classroom: How Our Fear of the Truth Hurts Kids and How Every Student Can Succeed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
A fresh and previously uncharted exploration of our educational system uncovers a clumsy and self-defeating “elephant in the room.” This scientific and non-political analysis doesn’t criticize school boards, teachers unions, administrators, parents, students, vouchers or charter schools. No, the problem is in the system itself.