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Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.
How to Pass Delta
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 provide you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.
LEFT Brain Trading - the right mindset and technique for success in Forex: 2012 revised edition
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Inside Out Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Foreign exchange, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
LEFT Brain Trading© can help to improve trading confidence and performance through a process of self-discovery and empowerment coupled with a revolutionary new way to set up charts to reveal the universal framework that governs all currency movements. This book describes how mental programming can affect trading, how to positively re-programme your mind for success, and how to trade profitably.
How To Write Exam Preparation Materials
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 9. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 21,900. Language: British English. Published: October 4, 2014 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
How are exam preparation materials different from general English language teaching materials? How can a writer construct exam-type tasks that test students’ abilities in the four main skills, as well as grammar and vocabulary? These are two of the questions Roy Norris answers in this module, sharing his wealth of experience gained over more than a decade of ELT writing.
The Kids' Guide to Business
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,130. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
This book provides a kid-friendly approach to introduce, prepare, and launch kids into business. Kids take steps to develop a business and are easily engaged in business as they explore business basics and advanced business principles using the lemonade stand business case. Many business principles are taught from this simple business model of a roadside kiosk.
Theory in Information Behaviour Research
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
A collection of chapters on key theories employed in research into information behaviour, i.e., how people interact with information. The chapters are written by known researchers who have employed the theories in their work.
Academic and Business Writing, Workbook 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Principles of Written English, the third of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first and second courses to benefit from this third one.
How To Plan A Book
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: British English. Published: March 22, 2015 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
Who better to write about planning a coursebook than award-winning writer Lindsay Clandfield? Lindsay describes different approaches to coursebook planning, drawing on his own experience, resulting in an engaging account of a potentially dry subject. With practical tasks to guide the reader, Lindsay looks into the future, and makes the point that whatever the format, courses still need planning.
How To Write Worksheets
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
Worksheets are great! Teachers and students love them! They can be up-to-date, controversial, targeted to meet the needs of your students and lots of fun. But what makes a good worksheet? Experienced worksheet writer Karen Richardson takes you on a lively journey through the worksheet-writing process from having an idea to seeing the finished product.
How To Write Corporate Training Materials
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2014 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
If you teach English in a corporate context, or are a writer looking to create bespoke materials for specific clients, this module is for you. Drawing on twenty years of experience of writing language training materials for use in a corporate context, Even Frendo explores the issues that are unique to corporate training.
How To Write ESP Materials
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
English learners have the same requirements in the world of ESP. This module guides you through identifying what those requirements are, how to source and select authentic materials relevant to the students’ needs and write activities that improve their performance in English.
How To Write Critical Thinking Activities
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 5. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: British English. Published: August 17, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
What is Critical Thinking (CT)? What is a Critical Thinking approach? Why is it relevant and helpful in ELT? Paul Dummett gives examples of activities that promote a CT approach and makes suggestions for matching activity types with language levels. By the end of this module you will be able to identify appropriate CT activity types for different texts and write them.
How To Write Reading And Listening Activities
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: August 11, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
There’s more to writing ELT reading and listening comprehension activities than meets the eye! This module, written by experienced author Caroline Krantz, deconstructs and demystifies the process of writing the full range of great comprehension activities that really work.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
Get Your Head Around Punctuation (…and how to teach it!)
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(4.00 from 1 review)
This new book, by leading international literacy expert Alan Peat, covers all punctuation marks in common English usage with a wealth of concrete, practical strategies for teaching five to sixteen year-olds. The book also includes Alan’s unique visual and physical reminders approach. Ideal for the busy classroom teacher.
Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with Lightning Speed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Your mind moves at lightning speed. Your writing should, too. FAST is a simple, step-by-step system for writing at the speed of thought. This beloved bestseller outlines the four phases of the writing process: FOCUS your ideas into a writing plan, APPLY the plan by blasting out a draft, STRENGTHEN your work to make it exactly what you want to say, and TWEAK the words to ensure a fast read.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
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!
How to Be a Successful MOOC Student
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
(5.00 from 1 review)
MOOCs – Massive Open Online Courses – enable students around the world to take university courses online. This guide, by the instructors of edX’s most successful MOOC in 2013-2014, Principles of Written English (based on enrollments & rate of completion) advises current and future students how to get the most out of their online study. Suitable for both native and non-native speakers of English.
Vanishing Point: How to disappear in America without a trace
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
Disappearing in America among overwhelming surveillance and law enforcement technology is difficult, whether fleeing a violent domestic situation, fleeing from law enforcement, or just wishing to drop out and rebuild one's life under a new identity, disappearing is difficult. This book offers hints, suggestions, and opinions on how to vanish from society in America and how to rebuild a new life.