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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.
Better Grades, Less Effort
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
This book is for any working professional engaged in on-the-job training programs. It will also help workers master their field and become more competent — more likely to be successful. The book will have special value for students, especially those in high school or college. It will also help elementary school children, though the tips should be read and explained by the parents.
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.
The Kids' Guide to Business
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,130. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
This book provides a kid-friendly approach to introduce, prepare, and launch kids into business. Kids take steps to develop a business and are easily engaged in business as they explore business basics and advanced business principles using the lemonade stand business case. Many business principles are taught from this simple business model of a roadside kiosk.
Multiplication & Fractions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,940. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016 by Tabletop Academy Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Multiplication & Fractions features 25 kid-tested games for school-age students. Children master several math models that provide a sturdy foundation for understanding multiplication and fractions. The games feature times table facts and more advanced concepts such as division, fractions, decimals, and multistep mental math.
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public education, Shop Class, what we once called Vocational Education, has mostly been eliminated, but wonder why kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Technical/Vocational Ed and teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds expansion of the Achievement Gap.
High Functioning Autism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016 by T.B. McHatchin. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
T.B. describes what it is like to be forgotten by autism services because he is too high functioning. As high functioning as he is, he still has great difficulty in forming social relationships and keeping employment. He shares about how his staff is learning to help him day by day to be successful in employment and relationships. He is able to teach his staff his weaknesses and they work on them.
Paradigms of Counseling and Psychotherapy
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / general, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
This book presents the "big picture" related to the practice of counseling and psychotherapy. Four counseling paradigms are defined: the organic-medical, psychological, systemic-relational, and social constructivism paradigms. Readers will be challenged to view mental health treatment from a high theoretical level, providing an advanced foundation for psychotherapy research and practice.
The MIM - Master in Management: Entry requirements
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
How do you gain admission to a Master in Management (MIM) program? This eBook summarizes a survey of 54 international business schools on how they select their MIM students. Including the London Business School, IE Business School, HEC Paris, WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management, ESCP Europe, ESSEC and 48 more...
Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
“Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW” offers background and practical guidance for people who volunteer in palliative care settings. Developed as part of the PCNSW Volunteer Support Services Program in 2015 this learning resource is specific to volunteers in the state of New South Wales (Australia) but will be of interest to hospice and palliative care volunteers everywhere.
Calm Every Storm - Preventing Aggressive Behavior With Your Words
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 42,070. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book combines 20 years of front-line crisis prevention and intervention experience, and valuable lessons learned into 80+ easy to understand and easy to implement verbal de-escalation techniques. These methods are designed to help calm aggressive individuals safely and professionally. Perfect for teachers, mental health workers, at-risk youth workers, security, law enforcement, and parents.
From English Teacher to Learner Coach
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management
Help your students get motivated, get organised and get practising! From English Teacher to Learner Coach is for EFL teachers who want successful students, not just successful lessons. More than ever, English learners have opportunities to become competent English users, but they need support to make the most of them. In other words, they need a coach. Give your teaching the coaching twist!
100 TESOL Activities for Teachers: Practical ESL/EFL Activities for the Communicative Classroom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
This practical teacher training manual & activity guide supports the communicative classroom. Activities include reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary, & icebreakers, as well as activities for lesson planning such as discussion, giving instructions, guided & less-guided practice, and independent practice. Includes downloadable and photocopiable activity templates for classroom use.
Teach
Price: $59.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
Teach is the teaching guide for Science Surprises: Exploring the Nature of Science. It's a comprehensive eBook with abundant ancillary materials, science-supported teaching strategies, science standards met with SS, selection of teaching schedules, and extensive references and resources. For science teachers only.
2016 Washington D.C. Real Estate Exam Prep Questions and Answers - Study Guide to Passing the Salesperson Real Estate License Exam Effortlessly
Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015 by Fun Science Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Tests, Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law
You deserve the BEST real estate exam prep program there is to prepare you to pass, and it gets no better than this. The Washington D.C. Real Estate Salesperson Exam is one of the hardest state exam to pass in the United States. We have compiled this simple exam cram book that quickly and easily prepares you to take your state licensing exam and pass it on the 1st try. Pearson VUE exam.
Your Home Inspected - An Addendum for Residential Home Inspection Reports
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Home buyers will discover this short guide to be an excellent primer for learning the key elements of a typical residential home inspection, how to evaluate major systems and components, typical life expectancy, common concerns, and what conditions might be considered minor or major. Suitable as a supplement to professional home inspection reports.
O Projeto da Casa Assombrada Mais Assustadora de Sempre: Aventura de Projetos Juvenis #2
Series: Aventuras de Projetos Juvenis. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,020. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Este livro parte dos conceitos de Gestão de Projetos aprendidos no livro O Projeto da Super Casa na árvore, acrescentando mais umas quantas lições chave para os ajudar em projetos mais complexos. Forçados a lidar com mudanças constantes, situações desastrosas e uma data final inamovível, vai ser necessário que dar o seu melhor para conseguir completar o projeto no prazo definido.
Journaling to Become a Better Writer: Seven Keys to More Authentic Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
How do you capture that spark of life that lifts your story off the page and resonates with readers in their very soul? You delve into your own soul and learn how to wrap words around your unique human experience, that’s how.
Chuyện Chữ & Nghĩa
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 41,760. Language: Vietnamese. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
Đây là cuốn đầu tiên trong ba cuốn viết về tiếng Anh của tôi (gồm Chuyện chữ và nghĩa, Tiếng Anh lý thú và Tám chuyện tiếng Anh). So với hai cuốn kia, cuốn “Chuyện chữ và nghĩa” này chủ yếu đọc để giải trí vì nhiều bài nhìn ở góc độ thú vị của ngôn ngữ. Trong ba cuốn, tôi thích cuốn này nhất.