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Chasing Zeroes: The Rise of Student Debt, the Fall of the College Ideal, and One Overachiever's Misguided Pursuit of Success
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
In this provocative account of college life, Laura Newland exposes the challenges facing her generation. She arrives at Duke University with unbridled ambition, but student loans leave her susceptible to a Wall Street recruiting machine that is winning over the best and brightest. On her turbulent journey to Wall Street’s doorstep, Newland reveals an alarming side of our higher education system.
Unforgettable Grammar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,010. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
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Interactive learning is brought to the eReader for the first time (try demo). No more incomplete grammar just to get you through tests, but a comprehensive grammar course to gain a complete overview. The technique of 'Unforgettable Grammar' is employed to make what you need to know unforgettable: there is only one rule in writing, learning two tense rules is sufficient to handle tenses....
If It's Broken Don't Fix It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
A teacher on the inside exposes the truth about the Common Core. Why did NCLB collapse? Find out how the federal government took control over education without congressional approval. Learn why our children are still failing despite all the hype. The hypocrisy of the philosophy: they preach what they don't want you to teach. A must for those concerned with the state of education in America today.
Học Khôn Ngoan Mà Không Gian Nan
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
Bạn có biết cứ sáu tháng một lần, lượng thông tin mới lại được nhân lên gấp đôi? Bạn có biết hầu hết những gì bạn học hôm nay sẽ trở nên lỗi thời chỉ trong hai năm tới? Bạn có lo lắng về việc làm thế nào để theo kịp sự phát triển đó?
Đọc Sách Như Một Nghệ Thuật
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 96,530. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books
Những bậc vĩ nhân hay những người thành đạt nhất đều nói rằng một trong những yếu tố có vai trò quan trọng trong việc định hình và phát triển tư duy của họ là việc đọc sách.
Amazing Properties of Squares & Their Calculations
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 76,790. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
The Author of the book, Kiran Anil Parulekar has been researching number theory and practical numbers. He is a number wizard and carries a vast experience in Elementary Number Theory and Calculation of Numbers. “Amazing Properties of Squares & Their Calculations” is the result of Kiran’s personal experience in working with large natural numbers over a period of 25 year.
The Cold War, Cuban Missile Crisis & Communism: Intelligence Secrets Revealed - Indications
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 67,960. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
These eBooks are a compilation of formerly classified documents from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), National Photographic Interpretation Center (NPIC), the National Security Agency (NSA), as well as the actual letters between President John F. Kennedy and the leader of the Soviet Union, Nikita Krushchev. "Indications" & "Missiles of October" have over 600 pages.
eBook of Language
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,470. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education
This little book aims to give a certain perspective on the subject of language rather than to assemble facts about it. It has little to say of the ultimate psychological basis of speech and gives only enough of the actual descriptive or historical facts of particular languages to illustrate principles.
University of Chicago Law Review: Symposium - Understanding Education in the United States: Volume 79, Number 1 - Winter 2012
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,690. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This 2012 issue features articles by recognized legal and education scholars, including an extensive Symposium on understanding education and its issues of policy and law in the U.S. Topics include economic structures in education, teaching patriotism, charter and Catholic schools, Amish one-room schools, minority students, empirical work on religious schools, federalism, and equality.
A Guide to Direct Instruction
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
A Guide to Direct Instruction is a starting point for anyone interested in improving student performance as well as an overview for teachers, administrators, and parents involved with DI. It explains the unique design, teaching, and implementation procedures that ensure all students reach mastery and that student performance increases regardless of ability, ethnicity, or social economic status.
Để làm tốt bài văn nghị luận xã hội
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Secondary
Hướng dẫn cách làm một bài văn nghị luận xã hội trong trường THPT
Simple Writing Strategies Presents: Write Any Book For Profit In 30 Days or Less
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(4.00 from 1 review)
So you want to learn how to write a book but you don't know where to start, or even what to write about, you just know you want to write one. Well my dear fellow writer, I have you covered. In this book you'll learn essential skills that will enable you to write a book faster than you ever thought possible, even if you've never written a lick of content in your life.
Corrupción en la Universidad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
"Corrupción en la Universidad" nos detalla el entramado de camarillas, intereses venales, o sencillamente silencios cobardes en que se asienta toda una organización destinada a que los de siempre se mantengan en el poder y, a través de ellos, se beneficien los que les apoyan. Es una historia que podría parecer sacada de una película de terror… si no fuera porque es real.
The Education Conundrum: One academic's thoughts on a wicked problem
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
The author, who has more than 25 years’ experience of teaching and researching within the Irish university system, casts a critical eye upon a variety of issues relating to education and its place in society; the organization of the education system; the philosophy of teaching and learning; the culture of academic science; PhD-level education and the vagaries of the academic world.
Uandishi wa Insha na Tungo Nzuri
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Price: Free! Words: 72,730. Language: Swahili. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education
Uandishi wa Insha na Tungo Nzuri ni kitabu ambacho kimekusudiwa wanafunzi wa shule za sekondari na taasisi za elimu ya juu na waalimu wa shule za sekondari, vyuo na taasisi zingine. Lengo kuu la kitabu hiki ni kuimarisha uandishi wa insha na tungo zingine. Yaliyomo katika kitabu hiki ni kazi ya miongo kadhaa. Katika safari ya kukikuza kitabu hiki changamoto zimekuwa nyingi. Haikosi hik
Snowflake Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Every school could be improved dramatically if the creativity of its teachers were unleashed. Snowflake Schools documents the impediments to that reality and shows how current practices can be modified to institute real reform. Culled from a 33-year teaching career, the ideas in this book could reverse the frustration and waste so prevalent in schools across the country.
Teaching Adults A beginner's guide for Christian leaders
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Heddon Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Teaching Adults A beginner’s guide for Christian leaders is an excellent book to help those setting out on the journey to become teachers of adults. Well-written and expertly structured, the book enables readers to learn through examples from the students’ own situations. It cleverly demonstrates one of the course’s principles, namely learning through doing.
Escape From Childhood: The Needs and Rights of Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by HoltGWS LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child
Children are kept in the walled garden of childhood, outside the world of human experience, for longer periods than ever before in human history. But for many children and parents, the walled garden of childhood is more like a prison, where authorities compel and limit personal actions. What if children had the right to do, in general, what any adult may legally do?
Searchlights and Sunglasses: Field Notes From the Digital Age of Journalism
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Price: Free! Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: 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,
Homer's "Iliad": A Discussion Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 178,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Homer, background information, and the "Iliad." This book goes through the Iliad book by book.