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How to Humanize Your Online Class with VoiceThread
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
An essential guide for educators seeking a more human connection in their online classes. Written by an educator, the book features examples & video excerpts that demonstrate how to turn an online class into a student-centered learning community with asynchronous audio and video conversations & feedback. Covers accessibility, tips for effective design, and strategies for leaving student feedback.
Third Reality Revealed: Vision, Persistence, and Inventing a New Latino Identity
Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: 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.
The Ultimate Tree House Project: Project Kids Adventure #1
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
The Ultimate Tree House Project introduces basic Project Management concepts to children through an entertaining, funny story and simple lessons taught to one of the children by her father who is (of course) a Project Manager. She applies what she has learned and suddenly the girls are leaping ahead of the boys who had “just started building" - without a plan. Illustrated by Mathew Frauenstein
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(3.67 from 3 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.
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: 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 Tractor Trailer Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: 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.
The Scariest Haunted House Project - Ever!: Project Kids Adventures #2
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
A surprise announcement brings the Project Kids back together in a two-school competition to build the best Halloween display. Armed with Vampires, Goblins, Zombies, Ghosts and the lessons they learned on their previous adventure, it seems like there is no way they can lose! Join the Project Kids as they embark on their bravest adventure yet – to build the Scariest Haunted House – Ever.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(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.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
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
Third Reality: Crafting a 21st Century Latino Agenda
Price: $11.75 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
(5.00 from 7 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.
Top IELTS Speaking Tips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Top IELTS Speaking Tips book features essential tips and useful language for each part of the IELTS speaking test to help you increase your band score. It also contains lists of general and specific mistakes to avoid. All the tips were written by our team of IELTS tutors, materials writers and examiners and are based on over 10 years of helping students do well in the IELTS test.
Academic and Business Writing, Workbook 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Principles of Written English, the third of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first and second courses to benefit from this third one.
How to Be a Successful MOOC Student
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
(5.00 from 1 review)
MOOCs – Massive Open Online Courses – enable students around the world to take university courses online. This guide, by the instructors of edX’s most successful MOOC in 2013-2014, Principles of Written English (based on enrollments & rate of completion) advises current and future students how to get the most out of their online study. Suitable for both native and non-native speakers of English.
How To Write Film And Video Activities
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: British English. Published: March 21, 2015 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
We are living in a video age – and so are our students. In this ebook Kieran Donaghy and Anna Whitcher help the materials writer choose appropriate video for the ELT classroom, and discuss criteria for selection such as syllabus fit, language level, length, relevance and task potential. Once a great video has been chosen, they’ll show you how to write a variety of activities to exploit it.
Journaling to Become a Better Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
What do your novel-in-progress and your journal have in common? Maybe more than you think. Your life, after all, is a story. The tools you need to take your craft to the next level may be hiding right under your nose.
Fifty Ways to Practice Reading: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve reading skills. By applying these methods, you will read faster and better, and remember information longer. You do not need to be living in an English-speaking country or be currently taking an English class to use this book. Good for beginners through advanced levels.
The NHapi Beginner's Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
The NHapi Beginner’s Guide is meant for developers who are taking their first steps in the implementation of HL7 communication with .Net application using NHapi. Since both HL7 and NHapi have a steep learning curve, this guide will help you take the first plunge. Even if you are more experienced working with NHapi this guide is also a reference guide to fall back upon.
How To Write Vocabulary Presentations And Practice
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: British English. Published: May 18, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
How does a writer select which vocabulary items to present and practise in ELT materials writing? Philip Kerr explains the importance of criteria such as frequency, learnability and usefulness when choosing items to focus on. Issues are illustrated with activity types and tasks are backed up with commentaries to encourage readers to think critically about vocabulary materials in general.
How to Pass Delta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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.