Books tagged: schools

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 81 results

Lost Apple
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,920. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
Laid off by their school districts, Frank, Paul, Arianna and Jan are enticed by billionaire Tim Schimmel's generous financial offer. The only catch: surviving his summer program (and each other) in the stifling, bug-ridden hills of the Arkansas Ozarks. But physical discomfort is a minor nuisance when confronted with the bizarre machinations of their wealthy host.
Moundville, Missouri 1860 – 1910
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 115,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Gregath Company, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This historical and genealogical work is the result of many years researching Moundville, the early folks who founded it, and those who contributed to its success. Stories and illustrations that describe early life in Moundville are often warm, sometimes touching and occasionally tragic.
Not So Special Anymore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education
A commentary on Special Education in the United States, this work offers anyone with an interest in education an inside look at how IDEA is implemented, or not implemented, on some campuses. Not an academic work, the author offers insight based on 17 years experience as a Spec Ed Teacher and as a Spec Ed parent. The short work also includes contributions from other teachers.
Bully Buster OC Parent Resource Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / school safety
The Bully Buster OC Parent Resource Guide is designed to provide practical, straight forward advice for parents and children on how to handle various bullying and cyberbullying situations. Laid out in an easy to read format, this book answers frequently asked questions with proven solutions. Also included is a bonus section for kids with 12 easy tips to becoming Bully Proof!
The Grenada Boys Secondary School Hostel - Reminiscing on a boarding school life in Grenada.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
"So many of us came to the Hostel as ... crude, 'ignorant'... base metals, and left as polished gems". This institution transformed young boys with life lessons.The key involved discipline, a 'consistent routine', and a single written rule:"A breach of common sense is a breach of Hostel rules." The book offers Thanks;another taste of the Caribbean;and a validation of boarding schools in education
Baldoyle, Portmarnock, Sutton; A Local History PART 1
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This section of the comprehensive history deals with early settlements, Christianity, schools and horse racing
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!
Grave Words: Notifying Survivors about Sudden, Unexpected Deaths
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 116,840. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Everyone dreads notifying survivors about sudden deaths. Healthcare, law enforcement, fire service, religious & military personnel often take on that task with little formal training. Grave Words helps lessen notifiers’ stress, provides detailed protocols for nearly every death-notification situation, explains how to use the protocols, provides a context for when and why they should be used.
School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
Price: Free! Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Essay » Technology
(5.00)
A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
Bully Buster: How to Stop Your Child Being Bullied
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This comprehensive workbook is for parents whose children are being bullied at school. It's to empower your child in 9 Easy Steps. Get tools to change what isn’t working & discover effective techniques to use with your child. This book will build assertiveness, confidence, self esteem and conflict resolution skills. They will be able to stand up to the bully and stop it happening.