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Making Education Work by Jerry Wyant
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Did you ever have a teacher who inspired you to be more than you thought you could be? What did that teacher do to inspire? Was it something that a standardized test could expose? Teachers play a vital role in all of society. They deserve our appreciation; they do not deserve to be treated as scapegoats for all of society’s problems.
VoiceThread for Digital Education by Kelli Stair
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
Versatile, easy-to-navigate, and interactive, VoiceThread equips teachers to deploy numerous best instructional practices that engage 21st century students in rigorous literacy activities. Upgrade your current teaching strategies with VoiceThread for Digital Education and create an environment where every student learns every day.
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!
Profesiones: Algunas profesiones en las que puedes trabajar by Edwin Melendez, Sr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
El libro ha sido desarrollado, evaluado y recomendado por profesionales de educación pre escolar hasta kínder con el propósito de cumplir con los estándares académicos y de currículos educativos. Es un libro didáctico de lectura predecible apresto, para el nivel Pre-escolar a Kínder. Presenta varias profesiones por medio de dibujos Avatar.
Teaching the Compassionate Rebel Revolution by Mike Klein
Series: The Compassionate Rebel Revolution, Educators' Guide. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Teaching the Compassionate Rebel Revolution is filled with conflict resolution activities and concepts for educators in a variety of settings. Detailed instructions for classroom activities are accompanied by concepts from the field of conflict resolution. It is also a companion text to The Compassionate Rebel Revolution by Burt Berlowe, addressing fifteen of the stories found in that book.
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.
90 Mobile Learning Modern Language Activities by Harry Grover Tuttle
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
Improve your students’ modern language communication and culture awareness through mobile learning tools and apps. Use these easy to integrate activities to engage your students in in-class and out-of-class learning in fourteen different mobile learning categories. Develop your students' speaking listening, reading, and writing. Have them participate in authentic culture through mobile activities.
The Dichotomy of Instructional Design by Kenneth Fetterman
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This "innovative" professional development manual is comprised of research-based tutorials (i.e. training) that will enable current and future educators to initiate competency-based and outcome-based learning. It contains information/templates regarding the development of behavioral objectives, comprehensive lesson plans, and matrices to enhance higher-order thought processes.
Watch Out For The Hedgehog by J.C. Maxwell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Four years of hilarious kids’ quotes from the ESL classroom in South Korea.
My Friend James Has Autism! by Laura Green
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching(5.00 from 1 review)
This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.
Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player by MT Danielson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player is a good book for anyone wishing to improve their Scrabble skills. Whether you are a novice player wishing to improve your game or a veteran player looking for a tweak here and there or just looking for a new perspective of the game, Happy Scrabbling: 5 Steps To Becoming A Better Scrabble Player has something for everyone.
Who's Teaching Who? Stories of hope and lessons learned in my first 10 years of teaching by Brian Sites
Price: Free! Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by a national award-winning and National Board Certified teacher, this book is filled with inspiring stories of students overcoming adversity as well as helpful tips on how to survive the stress of teaching, and get results from even the most challenging students!
Digital Voices - a collaborative exploration of the recorded voice in post-compulsory education by Andrew Middleton
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Digital Voices describes how the recorded voice is being used to enhance post-compulsory teaching and learning: podcasting, user-generated media assignments and audio feedback are a few of the 50 ideas explored here. Twenty four authors from the UK have produced essays, case studies and a set of inspirational and innovative digital media techniques - all grounded in progressive educational theory.
Teach the Children Well - Our spiritual investment by Jonathan Anstock
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Are you interested in children? Are you interested in humanity's future and the role education can play? True education has a critical mission to play on the planet. This book illustrates some the potential pitfalls of state and religious education systems, and offers ideas to support the liberation of the individual human spirit. Parents, teachers + politicians should read this insightful book.
¿Somos tontos...? by Pablo Fernandez
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
¿Cómo es que en los planes de estudio hay asignaturas como Álgebra, Filosofía, Química..., pero ninguna asignatura en la que se enseñe al alumno cómo estudiar? ¿Es el fracaso escolar algo inevitable? ¿Existe una metodología exacta para estudiar con éxito cualquier tema? En "¿Somos tontos...?" encontrarás respuestas a estas y otras preguntas, además de un método de estudio de eficacia probada.
15 Strategies for Practicing with Young Musicians by Danielle Gomez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Once the honeymoon excitement of learning an instrument fades away the real work must begin. This is a natural and necessary next step to the learning process. This booklet will give the teacher or parent fifteen strategies or adjustments that can be made to at-home practice in order to make the process smoother. This manual is approximately 4,000 words long.
141 Expert Tips For Teachers (Or Would-Be Teachers) by Joe Wisinski
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
141 Expert Tips for Teachers (or Would-be Teachers) is intended for anyone who is currently teaching, training to be a teacher or has been asked to share his or her knowledge, whether in a formal corporate setting or a less formal setting, such as in a church. This book is full of practical hints to improve your teaching. The author, Joe Wisinski, has taught in classrooms for more than 20 years.
The Three Keys of Effective Communication with Teens by Justin Young
You set the price! Words: 8,150. 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!
Chalk and Talk - Quick Sketching for Beginners by Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Is your teaching ministry hampered by a lack of confidence in drawing? After learning the quick sketching technique presented here, Owen found it an invaluable teaching tool which transformed his ministry. This booklet takes you through a series of lessons and provides advice about the simple materials required.