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The Education Jungle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Robert Salomon. Category: 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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,870. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: 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
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You set the price! Words: 96,330. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $9.77 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
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)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,430. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: 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.
The International Student's Guide To American Colleges
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,650. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Are you thinking about studying in the United States? This book is your ultimate guide to finding your dream college. Featuring 176 top American colleges, this book will take you step-by-step to help you figure out your ideal curriculum type, regional preferences, perfect school size, and more. By the end, you'll end up with a personalized list of 8-12 colleges that fit you and your personality!
How To Study
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by HoltGWS LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
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.
Raubvögel singen nicht
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,800. Language: German. Published: February 21, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Die Sammlung enthält über 7000 deutsche Sprichwörter und sprichwörtliche Redensarten, teilweise auch Wendungen, Floskeln, Alltagsweisheiten, umgangssprachliche Redeweisen, die aus verschiedenen Quellen, wie z. B. Büchern, Zeitschriften, Zeitungen, Fernsehen, Internet, Märchen zusammen getragen und mit Hinweisen auf die Herkunft und Bedeutung versehen sind.
All Children Flourishing - Igniting the Greatness of Our Children
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
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 Encyclopedia
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Price: Free! Words: 340,830. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
A living collection of podcasts with descriptions, arranged alphabetically, from about 2007 to present from the Media Mining Digest blog.
The "People Power" Education Superbook Book 6. Math & Science Guide
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This is a book to help you quickly find the math and science information you’re looking for at the library, on websites, through publishers who sell books and magazines, organizations, etc. Think of it as my attempt to organize a framework for the worlds of math and science.
GMAT Sentence Correction Nirvana
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - GMAT
"Sentence correction" questions on GMAT often evoke apprehension among test takers. This is because there is no credible source that provides foundation of English Grammar, explains specific concepts covered in GMAT and substantiates those concepts with real-life official examples. This book provides all these and much more, and will serve as the only source required to master GMAT SC!
The "People Power" Education Superbook Book 34. Computer-High Tech Guide (Computer Education-Certification, Programming, News, Products, Repair, Freeware, Software)
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
Computer instruction books are at #002-006 at the library, internet website books at #025.04 or HQ755, QA76.5 and TK5105. In libraries with the Dewey Decimal System, go to 000, right where the nonfiction books start. There might also be computer books at #303.483, #384, #621.4, #808.02 and LB2369 or HM221, TK5105-TK7887.
A Candid Look at Chinese Sophomores on the World Events 2013
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Series: Candid Look, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: 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
The “People Power” Education Superbook Book 23. Pay for College Guide (Student Loans, Scholarships, Grants, Military, Job, Start a Business)
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 64,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Young people want to go to college for the big social, coming of age experience but if you don’t come from a wealthy family, I say skip your fantasies of the college fun experience that you got from movies, get a job while you go to either a community college or take online courses for the first two years then attend a local college live in the flesh.
The "People Power" Education Superbook Book 13. Educate a Child from Birth (Through the Eyes a Child Flow Wonder & Curiosity)
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
Children do not learn things until their brains are ready for that particular level of knowledge. This is why all that baby Beethoven-Einstein stuff on the market is basically crap. Even if a child learns some basic things before everybody is taught that stuff in school, he or she gets no qualitative advantage in life. The brain will not wire itself to a higher level of cognitive ability.