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Teaching from the Heart: 100 Meditations for Teachers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
'Teaching from the Heart' is a series of 100 inspirational messages for teachers and all those involved or interested in the education of young people. Written by a teacher with nearly 30 years experience, it comes from a place of real understanding and from an educator who has genuine respect, compassion and love for Teachers and Students alike.
12 Keys for Engaging At-Risk Students
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
12 Keys for Engaging At-Risk Students is a unique blend of story telling, practical advice for teachers, and most importantly it celebrates the power of making connections and believing in students. The book is divided into twelve chapters, the 12 Keys — that facilitated high engagement and student achievement at Traner Middle School in Reno, Nevada. "Just wonderful," writes Bill Cosby.
State of Mind in the Classroom
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
State of Mind in the Classroom asserts three simple, fundamental principles that govern healthy learning, and the “caring and connectedness” from adults that are essential to childrens’ success in school, and life.
Modern Language Proficiency: Can-Do Strategies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,220. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Provide your students with many practical classroom strategies to achieve the NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-Do proficiencies of speaking, listening, reading and writing with half of the 74 readings focusing on speaking. Learn how grammar, vocabulary, culture, the textbook and mobile devices help develop proficiency. Find mini-assessments.
Be Prepared to Teach Online: Strategies from an Online College Professor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,210. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Every online instructor needs a set of tools, techniques, and strategies to make the process of teaching an online class more effective. The topics in this book include Adult Learning Basics, Developing a Virtual Presence, Feedback and Grading Basics, Developing a Supportive Mindset, Online Instruction Basics, plus much more.
From English Teacher to Learner Coach
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
Help your students get motivated, get organised and get practising! From English Teacher to Learner Coach is for EFL teachers who want successful students, not just successful lessons. More than ever, English learners have opportunities to become competent English users, but they need support to make the most of them. In other words, they need a coach. Give your teaching the coaching twist!
Teaching with Technology 2013: Educators Talking Tech
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.
Effective Notetaking (2nd ed)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,430. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This workbook looks at the most important group of study skills - how to take notes for better understanding and recall (with advice on how to read a textbook and how to prepare for a lecture). Based on the latest cognitive and educational research, this is for college students who are serious about wanting to succeed, and teachers who want to know how best to help their students learn
Teaching Creative Writing: A Sixteen Week Lesson Plan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Do you need some yawn-proof and sleep-proof writing exercises to get your students to actively participate? Then this book is for you, as it is very complete and is designed to be taught over 16 weeks. It can, of course, be taught in less, by combining some of the lessons into one week. So it would work with an 8-week or 12-week course schedule.
Self Awareness & Self Discipline
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.
Learn GCSE Maths on your Smartphone
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 49 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 49. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Learn GCSE Maths on your Smartphone - eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now available as a Tablet and Smartphone App. See Additional Notes at the back of the book for instructions to download the accompanying interactive App which brings the 250+ topics to life by allowing you to insert your own values.
GCSE Maths V10
Series: Educational eBooks with accompanying software., Book 48 · Education eBooks, Apps and Software, Book 48. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,820. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
GCSE Maths V10 - eBook covers all the topics of this popular software title used in schools and colleges worldwide for over twenty years and now available as a Tablet and Smartphone App. See Additional Notes at the back of the book for instructions to download the accompanying interactive App which brings the 250+ topics to life by allowing you to insert your own values.
Searchlights and Sunglasses: Field Notes From the Digital Age of Journalism
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,
VoiceThread for Digital Education
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
Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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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!
Teaching the Compassionate Rebel Revolution
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
Price: $9.99 USD. 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
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.
Watch Out For The Hedgehog
Price: $4.99 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.
The Calm Classroom: 50 Key Techniques for Better Behaviour
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Preschool & kindergarten, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In this book, best selling education author Sue Cowley offers you 50 key techniques for creating calmer and better behaviour in your early years or primary school classroom. For each technique, she offers thinking points for the teacher to consider, plus a series of practical tips, ideas and activities for you to put into practice.