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Autonomy in Language Learning: Tools, Tasks and Environments
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by IATEFL Learner Autonomy SIG. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
Edited by Jo Mynard and Christian Ludwig with a foreword by Anna Uhl Chamot, this book explores tools, tasks and environments which support the development of learner autonomy in different learning spaces and cultural contexts. The 13 chapters in this e-book are divided into five parts: self-access, self-directed learning, technology tools, logbooks/plans, and inside/outside the classroom.
Our Stories of Hope and Inspriation with Autism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,200. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
When reading this book you will find stories of hope, courage, despair, desperation, triumph, tragedy, creativity, and inspiration. Authors give the reader a first hand experience in what living with Autism or raising a child with Autism is like. This is a beautiful book that will change the way you think about Autism. There are so many powerful words within this book. Reserve yours today.
Hors du ghetto: un regard évangélique sur la culture et les arts.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,920. Language: French. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Si nous examinons l'histoire culturelle du monde, que ce soit les œuvres de Proust, Confucius, Rembrandt, Blaise Pascal, Picasso, Bach, Van Gogh, Jimi Hendrix, Victor Hugo, l'art des Kwakiutl ou un vase de la dynastie Ming nous voyons des démonstrations variées du phénomène de la créativité humaine. Que se passe-t-il si nous les considérons du point de vue de la vision du monde judéo-chrétienne?
Serious Repercussions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,380. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment
~The valiant battle to save a student's life and a teacher's career~ The administrators stated the death of a child was of no public significance. The child's teacher disagreed. This is the story of the fight waged by one brave educator who believed a child's life did hold importance and was willing to sacrifice everything to protect a teacher's right to help a student in dire need.
How to write a Bestseller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
How to write a bestseller Secrets, Techniques, and Success Formulas of Bestselling Authors A bestseller-author, who wrote himself over 100 books, and hit # 1 on eleven bestseller-lists in 2014, reveals for the first time the intimate KNOW-HOW, the never before openly discussed sucess-secrets of how Bestsellers are made.
Welcome to Dissertation Hell: A (hilarious) Handbook for Doctoral Students
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
"Welcome to Dissertation Hell" is a compilation of selected posts from the Hellish Handbasket Blog, written and illustrated by Carol B. (AKA The Chronic Malcontent). Each post marks a memorable moment on her two-year journey from A.B.D. doctoral candidate to Ph.D. scholar. Humorous pen-and-ink drawings illustrate many of the posts. Frustrated grad students will find a kindred spirit here.
Essential Guide to Sexual Assault and Rape - Campus and College Student Victimization, Not Alone: White House Task Force to Protect Students From Sexual Assault, Alcohol on Campus
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment
Eleven reports and documents from the federal government provide an overview of the problem of sexual assault, violence, and rape, particularly against college students, including the April 2014 report of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.
Smart Money Smart Kids
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by New Day Christian. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
The long-awaited, brand-new book from Dave Ramsey and his daughter Rachel Cruze! In Smart Money Smart Kids, Dave and Rachel teach parents how to raise money-smart kids in a debt-filled world.
A Tale Of Two Cities: A Reader's Companion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 221,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
You’re reading A TALE OF TWO CITIES for the first time—or the fifth time. But what are gaols, bumpers, farmer-generals, and tocsins? Did those starving French mean baguettes when they wanted bread? Alleyn's "Reader’s Companion" has over 780 notes about things, people, places, and events mentioned in the text, plus bonus material, to enhance a classic historical novel published 150 years ago.
1,001+ Spanish Language Flash Cards: The Fastest Way to Get Started in Spanish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles
Jump start your Spanish language the fun, fast and effective way, Today!
Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Somewhere along the line the critics labeled "Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe" entertaining and a "Must Read". Universities across the country have begun requiring all students who wish to apply for a study abroad program to pick up this book. Although I do not think my work should be the only resource, I do know the anxiety and feelings that capture us before traveling overseas.
How to Prevent Autism from Becoming a Mental Illness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,490. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
If you are a parent or teacher this book will help you be inside your child and student's mind to understand what they are feeling which will in return help you understand more about helping them be happy and successful. Do you know what it feels like to be mentally ill or have autism? Take a look and find out for yourself by reading this great book. Learn how to help your loved one with autism.
Creating a New Technological Institute
Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 72,150. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions
This book addresses three major concerns about higher technical education in India and offers solutions and implementation strategies to deal with them effectively, based on author's over four decades of experience in teaching and academic management
The Education Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Why doesn't our education system work? Our education system doesn't do what society expects, to educate our children effectively, because it's designed backwards. The education cart is trying to push the education horse, and the education plow is trying to push the education chain. The education system has designed itself before society has determined the purpose for education. As now organized,
40 Years of Friendship - 100 Games of Chess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Robert Salomon. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Three masters recall their four decades as teammates from a strong New Jersey chess club. Annotated games, theoretical novelties in the opening, and wide-ranging anecdotes from the chess scene in Spain, Cuba, and Metro New York from the 1940s through 2014 complement the authors’ personal chess biographies, while Alekhine’s chess set pulls the whole together.
Alma Mater: A College Homecoming
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,870. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions
An alumnus of Kenyon College as well as a faculty member, Kluge presents a knowledgeable examination of the dynamics, character, traditions, tensions, and pretensions of the small, private, and costly school. Famous teachers include John Crowe Ransom, and famous students include E.L. Doctorow.
English Antonyms Dictionary
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 96,330. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
An English Antonyms Dictionary contains more than 10000 entries with Arabic translation and tens of thousands of English antonyms. This book is very helpful to the EFL pupils learning English as a foreign language especially in the Arab countries.
How to Learn: The 10 Principles of Effective Revision and Practice
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Dr McPherson explains the 10 principles of effective practice and revision, based on the latest educational and cognitive research. Using examples from science, math, history, foreign languages, and skill learning, this book aims to teach you how to review your learning in the most optimal way.
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
Educator Sexual Misconduct: The Mindset Of The Offender
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
The journal notes of an offender form the backbone of this book that shows the MO of the offender and provides clues and cues to intervention and prevention: tools that all educators (and others that work with children) must use.