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Breaking The Mold of Conventional Thinking: a Personal Quest For Teaching Philosophy (And a Teacher's Quest For Personal Philosophy)
You set the price! Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book is addressed to everyone who wants to participate in a current heated discussion on what is wrong with the current education (if any), and how to fix it (if needed). With a little bit of patience every reader will find in this book many unusual and even controversial statements. Everyone who wants to “polish” his or her teaching philosophy can use this book as a “punch bag”.
For Teachers With Love
Price: Free! Words: 59,110. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
For Teachers with Love: Helping Educators become Significant is a collection of educational wisdom that reflects the rich career of one of Israel's most beloved educators. For thirty years, between 1978 and 2008, Dr. Ora Zohar taught in the School of Education at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, where she founded and directed the National Center for Staff Development and the Principals' Center.
Destiny...Fears: The Challenges We Face in Education
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Overcoming obstacles of educational challenges is common in all cultures of the world. This riveting book tells the story of an educator, who is now in the prime of her career and recognized by her peers as an intellectual who has the gift of training and development, overcame her educational challenges. Case studies reveal a diversity in educational grade levels where she struggled for years.
When I grow up I want to be a cowboy.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An average everyday child of the 60's should have an autobiography right? This is about what I knew when I was growing up and did not have to wish I knew. This is about what I want my kids to know and why not everybody else in the process.
Teacher Tidbits: 59 Nuggets of Wisdom For Any Teacher
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Because teachers deserve encouragement, this book contains 59 bite sized tips that any teacher can use.
Gülen’s Dialogue on Education: A Caravanserai of Ideas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,380. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013 by Cune Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology
Professor Tom Gage portrays eight modern educators and the development of their theories viewed from personal, cultural, and historical perspectives. He links their ideas to those of Fethullah Gülen, a highly influential educator of today who draws on an entirely different tradition.
Price: Free! Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the year 2054, functiomatons take over the jobs of many people. Baron Cortez, an intelligent teenager, forms a "functio-guerilla" in order to vandalize "Functiomatons" using a device that he invented, thinking that is "morally wrong" to allow "inanimate" objects be part of society.
Giving Is Not Just For The Very Rich: A How-to Guide for Giving and Philanthropy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Giving Is Not Just For The Very Rich is an inspiring, easy-to-use guide which gives you numerous creative ideas on how to reap the many benefits of giving. It’s all about your feeling connected to worthwhile programs, achieving a sense of purpose, and deriving immeasurable pleasure from helping others. Dr. Susan Aurelia Gitelson offers you the best ways to give wisely and effectively.
Down By The Bay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Down By the Bay is a new version of a classic kids song, complete with original verses and hilarious illustrations. This young children's book will delight even the most resistant reader.
The Kid in Purple Pants: Structured Approaches to Educating Underprivileged Students
Price: $16.00 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Gordon Burgett. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / school superintendents & principals
The Kid in Purple Pants: Structured Approaches to Educating Underprivileged Students, by Patrick Anderson, is a best methods book that is immediately applicable for any teacher, principal, superintendent, or board member. It tells what it takes to meet the needs of those underprivileged students who either never reach their full potential or simply vanish in today's U.S. educational system.