Books tagged: educational reform

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School Reform Can Be Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Connie Wilson, an attractive and brilliant college professor with a mysterious past, is found murdered in her isolated cottage. Close colleague and amateur sleuth, Lucy Crawford, is determined to bring her killer to justice. Lucy follows a trail of clues that expose her friend's controversial views on school reform and other social issues.
Teaching Education and Academics at the Turn of the Century
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A collection of columns previously published in the Phi Kappa Phi Forum, focusing on Education and Academics. Topics include: vignettes of students and teachers; a sample parent/teacher conference and the players involved; a retrospective look at cyclical changes in the classrooms of public schools; the necessity of parent and teacher involvement in motivating responsible funding for education
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
CEO: College is Extremely Overrated
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
We've all heard the advice to "work hard, get good grades, go to college, and get a job". But does this advice work? Is a college education really priceless? Or has it become a barrier in our economy for those who don't obtain it, and for those who do? Join a young millennial's journey to explore our obsession with a college degree, and the consequences of our obsession.
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
The Truly Alive Child: For Those Who Seek a Grander Vision for Our Children provides powerful tools and techniques for all adults to support children in re-connecting with child-like wonder, love for learning and natural creativity. The tools include honoring uniqueness, developing deep relationships with nature, embracing the “real” child and many more. A visionary and life changing book.
Seeds For Change: Education Reform in Context
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / charter schools
Seeds for Change: Education Reform in Context is the beginning point for discussions that will affect everyone in the global economy. A service-industry approach to education reform could not only identify and help fix the broken parts of our society but also provide economic growth without sacrificing the environment.
Becoming A Reflective Practitioner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
This book is essential reading for current and future educators. Via the information and templates that are provided, practitioners will learn to conduct action research and apply "relevant" theoretical perspectives to manage student learning. They will also be able to examine their relative use of instructional practices and enhance their philosophical perspectives about teaching/learning.
The Dichotomy of Instructional Design
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
This "innovative" professional development manual is comprised of research-based tutorials (i.e. training) that will enable current and future educators to initiate competency-based and outcome-based learning. It contains information/templates regarding the development of behavioral objectives, comprehensive lesson plans, and matrices to enhance higher-order thought processes.
Nillu And Billu : निल्लु आणि बिल्लु
Price: Free! Words: 7,400. Language: Marathi. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
थोडासा क्रूर व खोडकर शाळकरी मुलगा निलेश उर्फ निल्लु आपल्या पाळीव मांजराला ‘बिल्लु’ला क्रूरपणे वागवत असतो. त्यामुळे त्याचे पप्पा त्याला डॉ. कानपिळेंच्या सुधारशाळेत पाठविण्याचे ठरवितात. अचानक त्याच्या आयुष्यात एक विचित्र घटना घडते, ज्यामुळे त्याचे आयुष्य बदलून जाते. त्याचे आयुष्य बदलून टाकणारी ती विचित्र घटना काय? ते जाणण्यासाठी वाचा ही कथा...
University of Chicago Law Review: Symposium - Understanding Education in the United States: Volume 79, Number 1 - Winter 2012
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,690. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Law » Educational Law & Legislation
This 2012 issue features articles by recognized legal and education scholars, including an extensive Symposium on understanding education and its issues of policy and law in the U.S. Topics include economic structures in education, teaching patriotism, charter and Catholic schools, Amish one-room schools, minority students, empirical work on religious schools, federalism, and equality.