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Third Reality Revealed: Vision, Persistence, and Inventing a New Latino Identity
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Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Ernesto Nieto has been the chief architect and driving force behind the National Hispanic Institute, the internationally recognized producer of next-generation Latino leaders. In this must-read for those invested in Latino community leadership, Nieto outlines the personal transformation necessary in crafting and pursuing visions for the future.
Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda
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Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
Although Ernesto Nieto founded the National Hispanic Institute (NHI) in 1979, its story begins during the first part of the twentieth century through the lives of his grandmother and his parents. Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda tells the story of one's man's - and one organization's - triumphs, defeats, and dreams in pursuit of an emerging future for Latinos.
Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A text supplement for students in any grade 7-10 science class, it is used with several freely available interactive lessons for a unit on the nature of science (NoS). The unit addresses many of the common misconceptions about NoS. It satisfies virtually all the latest NoS standards (in NGSS, CCSS). It includes strategies for critical and skeptical thinking. Teacher's Guide is also available.
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad is a tutorial for programmers new to NinjaTrader's NinjaScript programming environment. It provides the new NinjaScript programmer with an understanding of the underlying structure, data, key classes, and efficient techniques for writing NinjaScript indicators. The Launch Pad can shave days off the difficult learning curve.
The Tractor Trailer Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Driver education
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
this is the second edition of the tractor trailer book, a manual filled with tips and suggestions for the new driver on how to maneuver tractor trailers. this book contains everything from the first edition plus two new chapters: backing basics and delivery examples. this edition has 58 diagrams illustrating situations that a driver encounters on a typical work day.
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.
The Clinician’s Guide To Response Elaboration Training for Aphasia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
This Recipe SLP guide provides a step-by-step how-to for implementing Response Elaboration Training and Modified RET for individuals with aphasia. This evidence-based guide explains the theory behind RET, describes tips, modifications, and variations for implementation, briefly summarizes published findings on patient outcomes, and provides active links to online resources.
Flip That Sh!t
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / elementary & secondary
(5.00 from 1 review)
How to make money from garage sales, pawn shops, and thrift stores.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
Police State: Ten Secrets The Police Don't Want You To Know! (How To Survive Police Encounters!)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Former Decorated Police Officer, Vietnam Veteran, and current Civil Rights Instructor, Terry Ingram, reveals Ten secrets the Police don't want you to know. Terry's 40 years of experience on both sides of the fence give him a singularly unique perspective on "How to Survive Police Encounters" in this day and age. A must read for anyone trying to cope in the current Police State and more.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
(5.00 from 1 review)
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.1x, Principles of Written English, the first of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. This workbook offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials for the online course.
Modern Language Proficiency: Can-Do Strategies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,220. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Provide your students with many practical classroom strategies to achieve the NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-Do proficiencies of speaking, listening, reading and writing with half of the 74 readings focusing on speaking. Learn how grammar, vocabulary, culture, the textbook and mobile devices help develop proficiency. Find mini-assessments.
An Introduction to General Systems Thinking
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Series: Systems Thinking, Book 1 ยท Software Testing, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Interdisciplinary
For more than thirty-five years, this book has been hailed as an innovative introduction to systems theory, with applications in software development and testing, medicine, engineering, social sciences, architecture, and beyond. Used in university courses and professional seminars all over the world, the text has proven its ability to open minds and sharpen thinking.
How to Pass Delta
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This book is packed with practical tips and advice on how to get the most out of the Delta. Each unit has a discovery activity and comprehensive tips for each part of the three Delta modules. Written by someone with extensive experience of working with the Delta, as both a tutor and examiner, it provide you with all the practical advice you need to get the most out of your course.
Smart Study: How to Study Less and Get More
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(4.00 from 1 review)
From receiving 5% on her first test at law school, Jane Genovese finally walked away with an award for reaching the top 2% in her university. How did she do it? In this comic (40 pages), Jane shares her personal experience of grappling with studies through school and university to achieve great results. Her strategies and advice will help you to improve your memory, concentration and grad
Outwitting College Professors, 4th Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,510. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Outwitting College Professors is the ultimate college success book. This valuable little volume tells everything you need to know, from how profs make out exams, how you should act if you encounter your prof in a bar, tips for maximizing grades on papers, to advice on how to handle your relationships with the most difficult profs (in a chapter named "Advanced Outwitting"!)
201 Writing Prompts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
201 Writing Prompts is a fun and challenging collection of writing starters designed to spark your creativity and end writer's block.
Your Resume is Not Enough: How to Network Your Way Up the Corporate Ladder
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
Guide to Professional Networking! You know you want more out of your career or business, but have no idea how to get there. You have been told to have your resume ready and to network. But you don't know how to accomplish this. And how could you? This book addresses why, how, and with whom to network! Stop submitting hundreds of resumes and start networking your way to career success!
Fifty Ways to Teach Them Grammar: Tips for ESL/EFL Teachers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Many textbooks do a fine job of presenting grammar to students. However, some students or classes need more practice after they’ve finished the exercises in their textbook. This guide provides imaginative and enjoyable games, drills, and activities to practice different grammatical structures such as verb tenses, articles, phrasal verbs, relative clauses, modals, word forms, syntax, and more.
Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writers get published.