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School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come by Kristin Fontichiaro
Price: Free! Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Essay » Technology(5.00 from 1 review)
A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
Hosea - A guide for those led to teach the book of Hosea - FREE VERSION by D. Matthew Wilcox
Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophets, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This Spirit led study of Hosea gives you all of the tools necessary to lead your Bible study, small group, or entire congregation on a journey that will change them forever. Hosea offers us a glimpse of the unfathomable depth of God's love for us and the lengths to which He will go to demonstrate it. Are we willing to turn and embrace Him?
Global Introduction to CSCL by Gerry Stahl
Price: Free! Words: 43,930. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Versions of “Computer-supported collaborative learning: An historical perspective” by Gerry Stahl, Timothy Koschmann and Daniel D. Suthers for a global audience: in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Romanian and German. An introduction to the educational research field of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning from an interactional perspective.
Maximum-Strength Motivation-Makers: All the Best Answers for the Worst Kid Problems by Ruth Wells
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Get hundreds of immediately useable, powerful, surprising new methods to motivate unmotivated students in school. This book even delivers solutions for youngsters who say they don't need school because they will be sports stars, rap stars, become models, win the lottery, or marry a wealthy man. These methods are simply unlike any you have ever seen before, and are designed to work when conventional methods fail. They are perfect for any teacher, counselor, parent or social worker who wants to turnaround unmotivated, bored, disinterested, apathetic or truant student.
My Smashwords Template and chilli recipe by Mark Christie
Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
Just a simple template using an adaption of recommended styles. Content is basically one chilli recipe with picture.
A Year in the Cave by Rob Guyette
Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Spend a year in the classroom of public high school teacher Rob Guyette, who created an all-boys English program in De Pere, Wisconsin, that has turned reading from a dreaded task into many boys' favorite subject. Guyette, who attended an all-boys high school 25 years ago, takes readers through the ups and downs of a year as a teacher and shares how he gets boys to read more often -- and like it!
The Three Keys of Effective Communication with Teens by Justin Young
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Parents & educators: Ever wonder why you can't seem to get through to teenagers? In this mini-ebook, motivational youth speaker & Teen Life coach, Justin Young, reveals the Three Keys of Effective Communication that will help you build relationships of trust to empower you to help teens. There's no magic pill; but there is a magic process, and it starts with Communication!
Information Package On Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities by The Gifted Learning Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,740. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This is an informational package on Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities. It is a compilation of helpful tips, articles, and suggestions on how to help a child with Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities and much more. Mr. G Sagmiller, a motivational speaker, author, MBA graduate and dyslexic, provided this information and advice, therefore giving inside knowledge.
Sensory Integration Strategies, Sensory Strategies for Home and School by The Gifted Learning Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Have you ever wondered why some children can’t sit still in class? It's called Sensory Integration. Although everyone processes sensory information, we interpret sensory information differently from one another, and unfortunately, the way we process this information can sometime interfere with our ability to learn… this is called Sensory Integration Disorder. Watch this DVD to learn more.
Quotations to Inspire Transformation by steve guide
Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
What slogans have inspired us? What quotes have stuck in our collective consciousness? What moved a nation or a Congress to change direction? That's what we hope to provide parents, students, teachers, directors and anyone who cares about schools.
Improve Your Handwriting by Alex Mathew
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The written word is as important as the spoken word for communication. However, many people are ashamed of the way they write. They try to hide their handwriting. Spare a few minutes and change the way you write in the days, months and years ahead. You may be young or old, but irrespective of your age this ebook is sure to bring a smile on your face the next time you write.
The Creation of a Convenant by Gary Fish
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A short study on the Biblical teaching and examples of covenants their blessings and curses. How modern day society views covenants vs your handshake is a convenant
How to Humanize Your Online Class with VoiceThread by Michelle Pacansky-Brock
Price: Free! Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
An essential guide for educators seeking a more human connection in their online classes. Written by an educator, the book features examples & video excerpts that demonstrate how to turn an online class into a student-centered learning community with asynchronous audio and video conversations & feedback. Covers accessibility, tips for effective design, and strategies for leaving student feedback.
Teaching with Technology 2013: Educators Talking Tech by Dustin De Felice, Ashley Kendell, James Fetterman, Julie Fleischman, Kathryn Weller, Raneen Elbakry, & Sheila Conrad
Price: Free! Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MAFLT Program. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In this volume, you'll read the words and stories of educators adapting to and working with technology in ways that make their classrooms, whether virtual or traditional, better places for all stakeholders. These educators talk about preferences, experiences and, ultimately, classroom practices from a broad representation of fields that includes language learning, anthropology and composition.
An Educator's Guide to Working with African American Students: Strategies for Promoting Academic Success by Chance W. Lewis, Ph.D.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
African American students are in a state of crisis in our nation’s public schools. This book is a much needed guide for educators to assist African American students to reach their full potential in school by providing practical advice to increase academic performance.
Drama Start, drama activities, plays and monologues for young children (ages 3 to 8). by Julie Meighan
Series: Drama Start, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,400. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
‘Drama Start’ is a collection of drama activities, including games, role playing ideas, action poems, plays and monologues, suitable for children between the ages of 3 and 8. It can be used in Early Years’ settings or in primary schools.
Audio Podcasting for Teaching (Part 1) by Donna Eyestone
Series: Podcasting, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting
Create audio podcasts to help make your words and ideas come to life for your students. And you won't need a fancy studio to do it -- your PC or Mac will do just fine! Learn how to create compelling audio content, and then record, edit, and package this content in an easily accessible podcast. Your students will be able to download your audio to their MP3 players, or listen from their computers.
How to Pass Delta by Damian Williams
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is packed with practical tips and advice on how to get the most out of the Delta. Each unit has a discovery activity and comprehensive tips for each part of the three Delta modules. Written by someone with extensive experience of working with the Delta, as both a tutor and examiner, it provides you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.