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Teaching with Technology 2014: Language Educators Talking Tech by Dustin De Felice, Alison Vold, Merih Sumpter, Nancy Elsobkey, Joseph Leibson, Alison Dykman, Laureen Davison, & Allison Comer
Price: Free! Words: 33,220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by MAFLT Program. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In this volume, you'll read the words of educators working with technology in ways that make their classrooms better places. These educators talk about experiences and, ultimately, classroom practices from a broad representation of languages that includes French and Spanish language education in the US, English as a Foreign Language in Turkey, and Arabic as a Second Language in the UAE.
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.
Self Awareness & Self Discipline by Robert Rose
Price: Free! Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This free book is my way of continuing to change how education systems deal with human development, individual differences, and behavior problems. Successful for 50 years teaching from k to university, I used the elements of the human potential movement to help my students become self aware, self confident, self motivated, and to accept responsibility for their actions. Parents, it’s for you too.
Searchlights and Sunglasses: Field Notes From the Digital Age of Journalism by Eric Newton
Price: Free! Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Searchlights and Sunglasses is call for change in journalism and journalism education but also an example of change, a digital book and teaching tool designed to help students and journalists who want to ensure that great journalism thrives in the digital age. The digital book was written by journalist and news historian Eric Newton, senior adviser at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation,
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!
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.
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.
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.
The Reality TV Director and Producer Guidebook by Ian Bull
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Non-Fiction and Reality TV now accounts for almost a third of all broadcast television. So how do you create a TV show when you have no script? How do you find the story as you are shooting it? And most importantly, how do you track and follow stories with the least waste of time and the most efficiency? THE REALITY TV DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER GUIDEBOOK has the answers.
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.