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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
How To Study
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
The Best Practical Knowledge & Tips For Becoming An Academic Student And Successfully Completing Your Academic Degree
The Legacy of John Holt: A Man Who Genuinely Understood, Trusted, and Respected Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by HoltGWS LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Remembrances about the life and ideas of John Holt, a school reform advocate and best-selling author who became the secular founder of the homeschooling movement. Holt is a pivotal figure in American education whose ten books and work continue to inspire both schoolteachers and homeschoolers to help children learn in their own ways.
All Children Flourishing - Igniting the Greatness of Our Children
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
Parents, teachers and therapists using the Nurtured Heart Approach with difficult children report great success with normal children. This is an approach to awaken greatness. It's a method of recognizing and appreciating the qualities and gifts each child possesses. It gives adults enormous power to help every child navigate this challenging world with confidence and an inner compass of greatness.
Podcast Library, Vol 1
Price: Free! Words: 365,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
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A living collection of podcasts with descriptions, arranged alphabetically, from about 2007 to present from the Media Mining Digest blog.
The Learning Code - The Psychology of Total Physical Response - How to Speed the Learning of Languages Through the Multisensory Method
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
The Learning Code is an exceptional guide designed to teach students of all ages and backgrounds language skills with the highly enhanced teaching methods that uses the Visual, Auditory and kinesthetic systems. This innovative manual blends the method of Total Physical Response, Storytelling and Role-playing/Simultations techniques together to teach a language in an exciting new way.
A Candid Look at Chinese Sophomores on the World Events 2013
Series: Candid Look, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life, Essay » Sociology
This is a compilation of speeches made in a Sophomore English class for non English majors in a Chinese University. These Students were asked to research a world event that had an impact on them either directly or emotionally. They were only given 1.5 minutes to speak and were to write it in advance for correction and grade. They have been courageous in speaking here.
Lesson Plans: William Shakespeare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
How do you teach Shakespeare in school? This book provides five day lesson plans for over a dozen of Shakespeare’s greatest known plays. Lesson plans include: Julius Caesar, Coriolanus, Othello, As You Like It, Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer's Night Dream, Richard III, Love's Labour's Lost, Anthony and Cleopatra, Henvry V, King Lear, and The Tempest. Each lesson plan may also be p
Tests de Educación Permanente
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Esta obra está compuesta de un enorme compendio de cuestiones relativas a la Educación Permanente y de adultos y, que se ajustan a las asignaturas de Grado relativas a las Ciencias de la Educación, Psicopedagogía, Pedagogía, Educación Social, etc. En esta obra encontrará más de 1.700 cuestiones verdadero/falso que le serán de extrema utilidad.
GRE Analytical Writing: Solutions to the Real Essay Topics - Book 2
Series: Test Prep, Book 13. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- GRE (Graduate Record Examination), Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Test preparation
Continue to write flawless essays with the Book 2 of GRE Analytical Writing: Solutions to the Real Essay Topics. This book includes essay writing strategies and sample essays for completely new twenty five Issues and twenty five Arguments.
Chasing Zeroes: The Rise of Student Debt, the Fall of the College Ideal, and One Overachiever's Misguided Pursuit of Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,010. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Madhouse Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 96,530. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Testing & measurement
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.