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Series: Instilling Universal Knowledge. Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A guide that helps the reader to understand the “Instilling Universal Knowledge” Project which contributes in building the Human Student who is motivated to succeed, to think right, wisely and to give to others. It gives a general idea about the project, and how to implement it.
Teaching with Technology 2014: Language Educators Talking Tech
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.
Academic-Life Linking Process Guide
Series: Instilling Universal Knowledge. Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A guide for teachers to help them in linking a principal from a scientific material, an educational information, or a mathematical process in the curriculum, which the teacher is trying to convey to the students, with life principles such as values, humanistic principles, principles of manners and basic life skills. It gives examples of how to do this linking, and guidelines of best practices.
Applying Cognitive Theories to Learning in Team-based Environment
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
To use jigsaw (cooperative) learning techniques in teaching is only part of the job in regards to differentiated instruction. When you consider the cognitive theories for learning, then team-based learning groups becomes even more exciting. This paper opens up cognitive theories with valid research and applies the learning to a real classroom.
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.
Re-Creating Lifelong Learners: Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Inside Purpose and Process for Teaching Reading, Writing, and Language Arts, you’ll discover ways to… * Implement an aggressive independent reading program * Demystify the writing process for students and new teachers * Challenge your students with Vertical Peer Editing * Reflect on student growth with a Summative Portfolio
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.
Hopscotch Challenges: Learn to Code on an iPad!
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
This is an eBook of challenges for students to complete using the free iPad app, Hopscotch. Hopscotch can be used to introduce students to basic concepts of software coding and computational thinking, since it uses a "block based" programming language similar to "Scratch software from MIT. (scratch.mit.edu)
Teacher Tidbits: 59 Nuggets of Wisdom For Any Teacher
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Because teachers deserve encouragement, this book contains 59 bite sized tips that any teacher can use.
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,
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!
My Friend James Has Autism!
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying
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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.
Who's Teaching Who? Stories of hope and lessons learned in my first 10 years of teaching
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!
The Three Keys of Effective Communication with Teens
Price: Free! Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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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!
The Educator's Soul: 60 Lessons to Inspire Teachers and Administrators
Price: Free! Words: 37,790. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Through the use of 60 insightful anecdotes, this book provides 60 essential lessons to inspire teachers and administrators to be more successful as they teach today’s students and lead 21st century schools.
A Quick Guide to Teaching English in China
You set the price! Words: 6,820. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This short, 6500 word handbook is designed to give people wanting to go to China to teach English an idea of what to expect. It covers the differences--the pros and cons--of going to work for a public school versus a training school in China. It will help you decide which one appeals to you more and outlines the visa requirements and qualifications you'll need to work there.
Hosea - A guide for those led to teach the book of Hosea - FREE VERSION
Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophets, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophets
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?
Quotations to Inspire Transformation
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.
Drama Start Two: Drama activities and plays for children (ages 9 -12)
Series: Drama Start, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Drama Start 2 is a collection of drama activities and plays suitable for children between the ages of nine and twelve. This book is also suitable for anyone working with children in a setting where drama is used, such as community groups, out-of-school care facilities, therapeutic group work and so on.
School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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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.