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The Practically Cheating Calculus Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Mathematics
Are you taking calculus right now and it's kicking your butt? You're not alone; when I was teaching calculus, I realized that textbooks suck! I wrote the Practically Cheating Calculus Handbook so that you don't have to struggle any more. This handbook contains hundreds of step-by-step explanations for calculus problems from differentiation to differential equations -- in plain English!
School Refusal: Children Who Can't or Won't Go to School
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
The book breaks down the distinction between truancy and school refusal, allows for a functional analysis of school refusal to determine the motivation and particular reinforcement systems which support the behavior. The latest intervention strategies are reviewed with a focus on tailoring and adapting standard approaches to specific situations. Case studies and intervention plans are presented
The Independent Author's Handbook - Second Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
This handbook will provide a focused and efficient path to quickly publish and market your work as an e-book, paperback and audiobook. You'll get: numerous tips, examples and ideas; all free or nearly so; backed up by statistics providing you a guide to what ideas work better than others; and the order to do them in so you don't have to lose time backtracking.
The SAT Companion: Math
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,130. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - SAT
The SAT Companion: Math is a comprehensive companion guide to the 10 practice exams in the Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd EditionTM. Explanations to all math multiple choice questions in the 10 practice tests are included.
THE SAT Companion: Verbal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 221,020. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - SAT
The SAT Companion: Verbal is a comprehensive companion guide to the 10 practice exams in the Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd EditionTM. Explanations to all verbal multiple choice questions in the 10 practice tests are included.
Simple and Not So Simple Proven Ways to Sharpen Memory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
This Is A Must-Read E-book For All Students, Parents & Teachers in Schools, Colleges, & Universities Who Want To Control Their Destiny & A Grand Success, Regardless Of The Study Disciplines. An E-book to Actualize Your Dreams into an Achievable Reality, Test it out & Recommend it to Your Friends! Once tried, always relied on, your best friend through thick and thin! Practice believes it for sure
How to Resource Your Vision
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / budgeting
This book teaches leaders how to develop a culture of biblical stewardship and generosity to those people within their sphere of influence. The author shows leaders how to effectively utilize the multiple resources for teaching stewardship, money management and generosity. It is directed primarily to pastors and church leaders, but can apply to business and school leaders.
Conventions of Literary Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
This book focuses on practices that set literary and literal writing apart: an intense focus on the musical qualities of language, on figurative language, on imaginary settings and on non-realistic action. Students are presented many exercises that illustrate key points and a variety of composition assignments structured around the writing process. They are provided models to guide their efforts.
A Parent's Playbook for Learning
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Summer 2014 Academics’ Choice Smart Book Award for Mind-Building Excellence Spring 2013 Pinnacle Award Winner - Best Parenting & Family Book. A detailed, practical guide to help parents understand how different personality types learn best. Parents will learn specific, research-backed, actionable strategies that allow their kids to excel and develop confidence in their abilities.
English Conversations with Friends: Simple Conversations for Non-Native Speakers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education
In almost 70 different situations, I provide you with language tips and insights to help you manage difficult situations. When things go smoothly with friends, there is no problem. But when times are tough or sensitive issues need to be discussed, that is when many people have a tough time.
Conventions of Literal Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,820. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
In this textbook, I have covered many widely recognized practices of literal writing and have offered writing assignments for use in English composition classes. I have countered the unfortunate implication of the course title “Creative Writing”. Literal writing can be highly creative and imaginative. A writer of literal material does not practice the conventions of literary writing.
Digital Voices - a collaborative exploration of the recorded voice in post-compulsory education
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.
Parents: Help Your Child Succeed! Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities
Find your way round the Special Educational Needs system in English schools – and get results!
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.
You Are An English Teacher!
Price: Free! Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
A Guide To The True Basics - for Parents, Pupils, Pedagogues, Politicians...Presidents and probably even Prime Ministers. A trip through the learning of English as a mother tongue from minute one onwards. The resurrection of common sense, intuition, and the syllabus that’s always been here.
Conventions of (American) English
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
This textbook focuses on linguistics. It's the first in a series of four language-arts textbooks and is intended for students who may wish to review syntax, usage, spelling and mechanics. I share the view that languages are human inventions; but I also recognize that each culture must maintain linguistic standards which create a common bond among its members. Understanding leads to group harmony.
Faulty Assumptions: Why Blaming Teachers Won't Fix Public Schools
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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Faulty Assumptions is a poignant, accessible, and fresh look at the world of public school education guaranteed to challenge the current dialogue about where America should be looking for answers to the nation’s education woes.
Cuestionarios de Educación Comparada
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: Spanish. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Comparative, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / general
Entre los cuestionarios de Educación Comparada que le presentamos, encontrará tanto cuestiones relativas al orígen y autores más relevantes en el campo de la educación comparada, como cuestiones relativas a los sistemas educativos de diversos países, como Japón o Reino Unido.
Ten Questions - The Insider's Guide to Saving Money on Auto Insurance: Hidden Discounts Revealed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / automobile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Driver education
How is your car insurance rate determined? Knowledge is money in your pocket, because the more you know about how the rating process works, the less you will pay. "Ten Questions" is not a book for "dummies," but it is an easy to use, engaging, and informative guide, specifically designed to help save you money. Learn the answers today, and get a better policy for less money, tomorrow.
Teach the Children Well - Our spiritual investment
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.