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No More Turning Away, A Revolution In Education, Solutions For a Violent World, Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
They say if you look for something hard enough, you just might find it. “No More Turning Away” tells the story of a small group of educators who—after decades of watching their schools and communities become overcome by alienation, drugs, homelessness and violence—decided to do something about it. What they learned was shocking in it’s effectiveness and scope.
A Renaissance in Education: Creating a Wiser, Healthier and Less Violent World
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
“A Renaissance in Education” illuminates an emerging worldwide rebirth and introduces our society to a proven, more effective educational design that not only changes our schools but in turn transforms our communities. With “true” education schools create the impetus for positive social change instead of serving as an end-point for social disintegration.
31 Days of Depression: Inside the Depressed Mind
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This is a story, my story. This is my struggle with depression. One of the things that make depression hard for us is the lack of understanding people have of it. They simply have no idea what it is like.
Uncommon Core
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
While government legislation surrounding Common Core, high-stakes standardized testing and teacher evaluations based on student performance on those tests have combined to create a perfect storm that hurts students and teachers alike, there is still one resource that can help heal the breach. That resource is parental involvement in their child’s education.
The Origin Of The Races
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 47,610. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Written primarily to teenagers, this book will (and has) astounded many adults with the historical and Biblical knowledge never put before them in their younger years. Have you ever heard of a man named Peleg? Have you ever learned of the miraculous events surrounding his birth? What do these events have to do with the origin of the races? Find the answers in the pages of this book!
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public education, Shop Class, what we once called Vocational Education, has mostly been eliminated, but wonder why kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Technical/Vocational Ed and teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds expansion of the Achievement Gap.
The Religion is Simple Volume 3
Series: The Religion is Simple, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Theology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The religion is simple teaches the rationale of the six principles of faith (eeman) in Islaam: Belief in God, His angles, His books, His prophets, life after death, and fate and judgment passed (qadhaak and qadar).
Education, Curriculum and Educology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?
Prema Vahini
Series: Vahini, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: British English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Sathya (truth), Dharma (righteousness, code of duties, essential nature of a being or thing), Shanti (peace), and Prema (Love) are the Four Pillars of the new World of the Sai Era and under Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s guidance, humanity has to discover Shanti, through Prema. For that task, this book will be of great help.
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.
Symbolic Logic
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
A course in symbolic (formal) logic for people who have no previous logic background. It introduces the concepts of arguments, inference, premises, conclusions, then proceeds on to the formal analysis of arguments through truth tables, truth trees, natural deduction, predicate logic and quantifier logic. Everything is explained in an open and accessible manner.
The Burden of Excellence
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / charter schools, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This stirring memoir tells the story of Cecil Lytle's five-year struggle to establish a model college-preparatory public charter school for children from underrepresented backgrounds on the campus of a major state university. It was a long and contentious process, far more difficult than anyone could foresee when it began, and far more successful than anyone had expected
Reasoning and Debate: A Handbook and a Textbook
You set the price! Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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Ultimately, this book humbly aims to empower readers to be critical so as to purify information, detect misinformation, prejudice, propaganda, spin, or deception, and thereby minimize the risk of advocating untruthful beliefs. Providing training in correct reasoning and debate, this work could save you from making bad decisions like devoting your time and resources to a false religion/ideology.
Kelestarian Sistem Pendidikan Bersepadu - Model Pusat Pendidikan Al-Amin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: Malay. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Buku kecil ini menghimpunkan beberapa artikel yang memberi pandangan dan pengalaman dalam sistem pendidikan Islam. Pengalaman menguruskan sebuah sekolah swasta yang memperkasakan sistem pendidikan bersepadu dikongsi dalam penulisan ini. Penulis-penulis ini adalah terdiri daripada guru, pengetua, guru besar dan ahli-ahli lembaga Pusat Pendidikan Al-Amin (PPAA) dan PIBG.
He's the Weird Teacher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Doug Robertson explores teaching from the perspective of an elementary school educator who’s a self-proclaimed rock star and student-proclaimed weird teacher. Learn what to do when a bird flies into your room, why tetherball is the best playground game ever, how to keep the classroom positive, handle parents, administrators, and bullies, and take responsibility for student learning.
A Course in Biblical Mysticism
Price: Free! Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The aim of this course is to fully establish the outline of differences between the common Western viewpoint and that of the biblical Hebrew mysticism. We trace the development of each view in some detail.
SIGH LENT LETTERS
Price: $50.00 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
WHY DO YOU SPELL NIFE WITH A "K" IF IT IS NOT EVER PRO-NOUNS-ED? IT IS BECAUSE THE EngLISh LANGWIJ IS A CODE THAT WAS DEVIL-UP'D TO LIMIT HUMAN THOT. WERDS AR VERB-ALL THOTS. FACT. ENERGY(inner chi)+ VIBRATION(vibrate-ion)= matter. WEN U LERNT ENGLISH U PUT A SPELL ON YOUR SELF.THAT IS WYE IT IZ CALLED "SPELL"ING. EXAMPLE- SIGH LENT LETTERS CON-DITION U 2 IGNORE WAT IS RITE IN FRUNT UV YORE FACE!
Education, Knowledge and Educology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
What I've Learnt ...and What I Was Secretly Thinking Behind Their Backs.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: Australian English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Thirty years in the making. A very serious book covering a plethora of very important topics including War, Religion, Biomechanics, Exercise, Nutrition, Communication, The Media, Professionalism, History and Globalisation to name only a few. Full of the best quotes, the best films and TV for watching. It also proves "The Real Devil", how to recognise it, understand it and resist it. A MUST HAVE!!
Dicionário de Psicologia
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Essay » Sociology
Dicionario de termos, conceitos e teóricos da psicologia, filosofia e medicina!