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Handbook for Subversive Teachers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 203,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Educational
A middle school teacher in Alaska, struggling against the system, struggling through burnout, requests an official mentor. What he gets is more than he bargained for: a mentor that breaks his practice down to its very foundations, rebuilding it and inspiring actions that set off a cascade of sometimes hilarious and ultimately revolutionary events that change everything.
Pook’s Class War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Emissary Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Once again Pook comes up with another original formula for mirth and sheer reading pleasure which his fans enjoy so much. Schoolmaster Pook often illustrates his lessons by anecdotes from the War. His pupils like this too, but they like it even more when nostalgia so grips Pook that he seems to reminisce himself into the past before their very eyes.
Pook at College
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Emissary Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
With an ever increasing number of men and women taking up teaching as a career, it is fitting that Pook should reveal his own startling college experiences for the benefit of students about to join and for the delight of teachers whose college days are among their most vivid memories.
Jive Chalkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Brenda Henry is a retired teacher who has contributed to various Canadian newspapers and magazines. She overcame shyness by performing standup comedy in Montreal, the U.S.A. and the U.K. and she presented comedic educational seminars across Canada. In 1992, Brenda received an award of merit for teaching. Brenda lives in Montreal with her husband. Jive Chalkin is her first work of non-fiction.
What Is Being A Substitute Teacher Really Like?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
Written by a woman with experience as a teacher, and a substitute teacher, this book is a must read for anyone considering entering the profession. Honest and straightforward, Ms. Provines shares both the pros and cons of being a substitute teacher.
Ogg
Price: Free! Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
You're seventeen, and studying hard for your A levels. How would you like it if you were suddenly adopted by a Great Being, who had been around for ever and knew everything? 'Pretty useful, with all that knowledge and the exams coming up', would be your first reaction, I expect. But then the Great Being lets slip that the end of the world is just around the corner.
Interpreting Daddy
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
An intelligent, informative, and witty How-To book for the man expecting his first child or the man expecting yet another child. This entertaining and engaging book deals with every facet of fatherhood, from dealing with new in-laws to how your pets will deal with your new bundle of joy (trouble!). Despite the droll approach, there is priceless information and advice herein. Congratulations!