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Gifted! The Story of a "Teenage Genius"
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / gifted
Cameron Thompson has been hailed by many as being a "Maths Prodigy" from a young age. After flying through GCSE and A-Level he began studying for his Honours Degree at the age of 11. What makes his story unusual is that Cameron still attends a regular high school with children his own age and enjoys many of the same hobbies and interests as his peers.
The PowerPoint Fallacy
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Price: $11.00 USD. Words: 50,180. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Public Speaking
If Obama can talk without PowerPoint then so can you! 95% of all presentations today are given using a projector and PowerPoint*. Yet what some people consider to be professional often completely destroys the effect on the audience. PowerPoint does not make for entertainment but rather for boredom. That is due to the fundamental concept of PowerPoint, not to how it is used!
Throwing Lead: A Writer's Guide to Firearms (and the People Who Use Them) by J. Daniel Sawyer and Mary Mason
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Most people don't grow up around guns, but most fiction writers have to know about them. This entertaining, humorous, and accessible guide takes you from the very basics of gun tech through the social and psychological quirks of cops, crooks, spies, and other professional gunmen.
Detroit's School Failure By Design! Why Urban Schools Are Failing And How To Fix Them!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 158,780. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / general
This book explains how Detroit earned its reputation as the worst public school system in the country. It is the story of one man’s attempt to teach his students traditional history in a Detroit classroom, and the District’s determination to stop him. Detroit officials disapproved of students reading the textbook, preparing outlines, lecturing and requiring students to work to pass the class.
With All Due Respect
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
In With All Due Respect you will find a variety of classroom management strategies from a veteran educator and behavior consultant. Ronald Morrish provides practical insights that will teach you how to increase teaching time, improve student work habits, reinstate authority to you as the teacher, and decrease your reliance on punishment as a motivational strategy.
Chiudete quelle squole!
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 42,120. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Driver education
Un insegnante, di quelli appassionati che credono nella scuola e nell’onestà intellettuale di chi ne fa parte, si trova a fare i conti con realtà corrotte e intrise di lassismo nelle scuole non statali, veri e propri esamifici in cui è stato commissario e presidente di commissione.
E-Safety for Teachers and Parents
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
The internet and electronic communications are a huge part of daily life in the 21st Century. Learning to keep safe and teaching our children to keep themselves safe is essential. This guide will help parents and teachers understand the issues and how to protect themselves, so that they can teach children to deal with, or avoid any problems arising.
Language Learning - Outside the Box!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,670. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
Acquire the skills you need to master a language. Here are the best methods for expanding your vocabulary, mastering grammar, achieving excellent pronunciation, and learning to converse. Also, you’ll learn how to strengthen your self-confidence, form positive habits, conquer boredom, increase your passion for learning, and much more. Anyone studying a language will profit from this book!
I Was Born This Way--The Comprehensive Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
The autobio of a gay man raised in the rural south. Bullying, name-calling, and torture are just a few of the treatments received by this young boy. Read his story, which calls for action against bullying, to further our children's rightful education! 10% of proceeds benefit Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation.
100 Things Awesome Teachers Do
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
New to teaching and want some good ideas? Been in teaching a while and looking for some fresh things to try? 100 Things Awesome Teachers Do is like a breaktime chat between teachers who share things they have found work for them. Bursting with ideas about things awesome teachers use, this book should give newbies and seasoned pros something new to try out!
Original God Mystery - Part III by Dr Mukesh Chauhan
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
I have made 3 discoveries in my 18yr Journey: 1st discovery: One God’s domain, where God’s Kingdom is 2nd discovery: Human body has Quantum Light inside human brain with which one can communicate with God-nothing else works 3rd discovery: Mystery of how one God communicates with human beings Original God's name is covered in a veil
Excellence in Driving
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 33,060. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Driver education
At Team Nimmo we have put together what we believe is the most complete guide/book called “Excellence in Driving” for helping teenagers learn how to drive and in many cases how to make current drivers even better. This is the perfect starter book that all parents should consider purchasing for their child prior to teaching them to drive.
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Striker Jones doesn't need a magnifying glass to solve the crime, and neither will your students! Written for children ages 7-10, Striker teaches basic economics, including supply and demand, trade-offs, prices, and risk. Each story comes with a lesson plan for you to use to draw out the economic lessons with your class, including vocabulary, fun activities, and assignments!
SAP R/3 Transaction Codes Unofficial Certification and Review Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,240. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
The Ultimate Reference & Learning Guide for the SAP Professional! No more digging through menu items – go straight to the transaction. Covers FICO, MM, SD, HR, and Netweaver.
The Ultimate College Recruiting Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
The Ultimate College Recruiting Guide is the definitive book written by former NFL player Mo Collins on the often misunderstood college recruiting process. This book is a step-by-step informational guide that will empower today's high school student-athletes to successfully earn athletic and academic scholarships. The time is NOW to take control of your College Athletic Career!
How to Teach Online Without Selling Your Soul: Build Your Own e-Learning Business, Create Unique Content And Work From Anywhere
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
How To Teach Online Without Selling Your Soul is an unflinching look at the educational landscape of both present, past and future.
The Effects of Single Gender Versus Coeducational Environments on the Self-Esteem Development and Academic Competence of High School Females
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You set the price! Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Secondary
The topic of coeducational versus single gender education has created much discussion and controversy through the years. When looking for environmental benefits for the growth of positive self-esteem development, there has not been a definitive answer to the coeducational versus single gender question. Is one academically superior over the other, when looking at self-esteem development?
Paris Unraveled: The Student's Guide to Living and Studying in France
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
Paris Unraveled is the ultimate guide to living and studying in Paris or anywhere in France for students who want to study abroad. It includes a step-by-step guide to applying to French universities, getting your visa, validating your residency permit, tips on opening a bank account, getting an apartment, finding a job, writing your cover letter and cv/résumé in French, and more!
Voices in the Hall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
"Voices in the Hall" is a riveting and compelling account of kids in our school system, as told to the one adult who will listen to them: their teacher. Based on the true lives of real students, these personal, intimate accounts are heart-wrenching, powerful and at times shocking—a veritable cry for help to parents, teachers and society.
Just Sayin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,710. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Sandy Asper's Year of Patch Columns About Education Both Local and National and Occasionally Otherworldly