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Don't Speak Spanish! Just Three Words and Their Harmful Impact at Two Texas Middle Schools
Price: Free! Words: 51,280. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
By the 2005-2006 school year, Jacobson Middle made an incredible transformation from one of the most violent inner-city schools to a relatively stable environment. In this personal narrative, I recount how the initial stabilization phase was achieved, and what contributed to its decline in 2010. Just three words hold the key to understanding the causes of student disengagement at Jacobson Middle.
A Renaissance in Education: Creating a Wiser, Healthier and Less Violent World
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
“A Renaissance in Education” illuminates an emerging worldwide rebirth and introduces our society to a proven, more effective educational design that not only changes our schools but in turn transforms our communities. With “true” education schools create the impetus for positive social change instead of serving as an end-point for social disintegration.
Uncommon Core
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
While government legislation surrounding Common Core, high-stakes standardized testing and teacher evaluations based on student performance on those tests have combined to create a perfect storm that hurts students and teachers alike, there is still one resource that can help heal the breach. That resource is parental involvement in their child’s education.
How to Translate - English Translation Guide in European Union
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,050. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
A guide for translators, about the translation theory, the translation process, interpreting, subtitling, internationalization and localization and computer-assisted translation. A special section is dedicated to the translator's education and associations.
Consignas para escritores
Price: $6.04 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2015 by Editorial Casa de Cartón. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
El famoso blog literario de Jorge Eduardo Benavides por fin ha pasado al papel para convertirse en el taller literario ideal. Aquí están las claves y las estrategias para construir una obra de ficción eficaz y contundente.
CSQ Common Sense 101
Series: High Time for Common Sense. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 83,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
CSQ is a guide to improving the big picture, strategic value of the actions we take in World Events, Society, Business, Family and in personal life decisions too. The 100 Year Plans, the process, and technology to fix our biggest problems and forge a brilliant future; from curing cancer, to solving a $14 trillion Divorce problem, to world peace, to a Process to Solve Anything, and...
Podcast Library, Vol 2
Price: Free! Words: 340,060. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
A living collection of podcasts with descriptions, arranged alphabetically, from about 2007 to present from the Media Mining Digest blog.
Education, Society and the Pursuit of Values
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,940. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
In Education, Society and the Pursuit of Values, Andrew Baker draws on his work as a Headmaster for over 22 years. Andrew spoke to the school almost daily on a range of issues which had moral or spiritual dimensions for he felt that it was important for young people to develop some sense of how a decent life might best be led.
Development strategies for the postal sector: an economic perspective
Price: Free! Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions
This book examines the economics of the postal sector through three lenses: snapshot and trends, models, and opportunities. In the years to come, the Universal Postal Union plans to develop its role as a knowledge centre for the postal sector from these perspectives.
The Conflict of the Ages Part 1 Teacher Edition The Scientific History of Origins
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » History » World
Teacher Edition includes complete student text, review questions, vocabulary, and answer keys. The Conflict of the Ages is a Multi-Part exploration of History, Science and ancient Literature. This first installment covers the concepts of God, time, Creation, physics, cosmology, and specifics about each day of Creation.
The Conflict of the Ages Part 2 Teacher Edition The Origin of Evil in the World that Was
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teacher edition includes full student text with review questions, vocabulary, and answer keys. God made everything "very good", so how did evil come into being? Is "original sin" real or just a myth? Could man talk to animals? There might be myths around the world that echo the creation story, but did ancient people believe in the fall of angels? What does "their eyes were opened" really mean?
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher III They Deliberately Forgot The Flood and the Ice Age
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,610. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The worldwide Flood is one of the most discounted records in the Scriptures. Yet it is supported around the world by historical accounts. Take a look at feasibility studies on the safety and the stocking of the Ark. The Geologic Column ought to prove that fossils reveal the age of the earth. They show progression from simple to complex organisms over millions of years. But do they?
Madness in the Mainstream
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
Deaf author Mark Drolsbaugh gives a surprising, behind-the-scenes look at mainstream education for deaf and hard of hearing students. Eye-opening, real-life stories reveal the shortcomings of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and its interpretation of Least Restrictive Environment. A powerful must-read for parents and educators of deaf and hard of hearing children.
The Origin Of The Races
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Written primarily to teenagers, this book will (and has) astounded many adults with the historical and Biblical knowledge never put before them in their younger years. Have you ever heard of a man named Peleg? Have you ever learned of the miraculous events surrounding his birth? What do these events have to do with the origin of the races? Find the answers in the pages of this book!
Financial Planning: A Beginner's Guide (Canadian edition)
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 8, 2015 by Beaudoin, Rigolt + Associés. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
This book deals with topics of personal finance (investments, life insurance, retirement planning strategies, etc.) in a warm and humorous manner. Topics are clearly defined and presented in the context of a father and son chat. The reader is able to listen in on the conversations shared between an eager-to-teach father, and a not-so-ready-to-listen son. Sound familiar?
L'ABC d'une bonne planification financière - au royaume du saumon atlantique
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 79,730. Language: Canadian French. Published: March 7, 2015 by Beaudoin, Rigolt + Associés. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Finance
C'est dans l’atmosphère détendue d'une excursion de pêche au royaume du saumon atlantique, que le lecteur, tout comme Mathieu et Léane, pourra obtenir de nombreux conseils liés aux finances personnelles. Placements, assurance de personnes, financement, stratégies de retraite... des notions souvent non apprises à l'école, mais essentielles pour garder le contrôle de son avenir financier.
The Stranger by Albert Camus: A Critical Introduction (Revised Edition)
Series: Crtical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
The Second Edition of this popular critical study has been significantly expanded and completely revised, making it the most thorough single-volume study of Camus’ classic novel. A Critical Introduction places Camus’ ideas in context. It contains a detailed introduction to Camus' early essays and works. Guiding questions and detailed analysis of each chapter of the text are included.
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: Text and Critical Introduction
Series: Text and Critical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Everything you need in one book! This is the perfect edition for the student or general reader providing, in a single volume, a comprehensive analysis of "Heart of Darkness". The book includes the full text, guiding questions, detailed notes, chapters on the biographical, historical, philosophical and literary background, a detailed commentary and an analysis of critical reaction to the text.
Booked: Literature in the Soul of Me
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
A life of books. A life of soul. Professor Karen Swallow Prior poignantly and humorously weaves the two, until you can't tell one life from the other. Booked draws on classics like Great Expectations, delights such as Charlotte's Web, the poetry of Hopkins and Donne, and more.
The Conflict of the Ages Teacher Edition IV Ice Age Civilizations
Series: The Conflict of the Ages Homeschool Curriculum. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,840. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teacher Edition with review and vocabulary questions, project suggestions, and answer keys. Set the record straight on the Ice Age. Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age ... The rise of civilizations and ancient technology occurred rapidly. Find out the real reasons people lived in caves, moved frequently, or collected in a single location.