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The United Nations And Its Agencies: In A Nutshell by Current Prep 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

United Nations And Its Agencies is a quick referencer guide for school students and aspirants for competitive exams and a general knowledge resource. It brings together the salient information about the United Nations and itsvarious agencies, funds and programs from different websites of the respective organizations. This book also has a part on related agencies of the United Nations. the figures and boxes in the book present important aspects of these agencies such as concepts, core areas of functions, strategic priorities, ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 59 Pages (5,334 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

The Stress Erasers For Teachers and Their Students: You Have the Power at Your Fingertips by Jayne Ferreira (Elements of Nurture Publishing) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

"For Teachers and Their Students:The Stress Erasers" is the perfect book to help me teach my students aboutmanaging their stress and anxiety. Especially with the stress of distancelearning, this book provides me, a middle school teacher, with an easy breakdown of steps to help my students tap away their worries. In addition to thescience behind the method, multiple scripts are given to make it very simple toteach my students how to tap effectively! Buy this book - you will be helpingyourself and your students! Emily Bouchard, middle ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 51 Pages (11,837 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 19th, 2020

Google Classroom for Teachers: THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO CREATE VIRTUAL CLASSES AND TIPS FOR MAKING LESSONS INTERESTING. INCLUDING A FOCUS ON STUDENTS’ ... by JOY K. COURAGE 4.6 Stars (15 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Google Classroom for Teachers by Joy Courage, the same author who wrote: Online Teaching Survival Guide. Effective teaching online, technologies, media tools, leadership, and much more. Including tips to motivate students to follow the lessons. Do you want to learn how to create virtual classes with Google Classroom and how to make lessons interesting? If yes, then keep reading. Within a few years, classes will be fully digitized. Teachers will need to be able to communicate with multimedia tools and technologies and to make the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 18th, 2020

ONLINE TEACHING SURVIVAL GUIDE: TECHNOLOGIES, MEDIA TOOLS, LEADERSHIP, AND MUCH MORE.INCLUDING TIPS TO MOTIVATE STUDENTS TO FOLLOW THE LESSONS. by JOY K. COURAGE 4.7 Stars (15 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Online Teaching Survival Guide by Joy Courage, the same author who wrote: Google Classroom. The complete guide to create virtual classes and tips for making lessons interesting. Including a focus on students' view. Are you looking for a guide to help you teach online effectively and preserving your leadership? If yes, this is the right book for you! Online teaching is different in many ways from teaching in a traditional classroom. Education will need to be more interactive. You always have to remember that you are not sitting ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 102 Pages (1,938 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 18th, 2020

Leadership: Habits Of A Great Leader by King Ari Dane 4.6 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

Explore the secrets of great leadership and revolutionize your people- management skills! Do you often struggle to gain the respect you deserve? Are you in need of practical methods for earning people's respect, becoming more assertive, and boosting your communication skills? Then keep reading! Whether you want to get that promotion, become a better manager, or learn to lead a team with confidence, this actionable handbook offers you an ingenious blueprint for building the leadership skills of your dreams. Cultivating true ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Ancient Middle East: A Captivating Guide to Civilizations and Empires of the Ancient Near East and Ancient Anatolia by Captivating History 4.8 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

If you want to discover the captivating history of the ancient Middle East, then keep reading... Free History BONUS Inside! Two captivating manuscripts in one book: • Ancient Near East: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Civilizations of the Middle East, Including Regions Such as Mesopotamia, Ancient Iran, Egypt, Anatolia, and the Levant • Ancient Anatolia: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Civilizations of Asia Minor, Including the Hittite Empire, Arameans, Luwians, Neo-Assyrian Empire, Cimmerians, Scythians, Persians, Romans, and ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 211 Pages (18,176 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Summary of Anxious People by Fredrik Backman by Synopsis Reads 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Note: This is a summary of Fredrik Backman's bestseller, The Anxious People Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller A People Book of the Week, Book of the Month Club selection, #1 Indie Next Pick, and Best of Fall in Good Housekeeping, PopSugar, The Washington Post, New York Post, Shondaland, CNN, and more! "[A] quirky, big-hearted novel... Wry, wise, and often laugh-out-loud funny, it's a wholly original story that delivers pure pleasure." -- People Current praise for Anxious People: "Backman again captures the messy essence ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 49 Pages (4,839 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Moral Principles in Education by John Dewey 4.3 Stars (15 Reviews)    Price verified 6 hours ago

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

2018 Franklin SAT Word List With 4058 SAT Words for High SAT Score by Franklin Vocab Builder (Franklin Vocab System) 2.8 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

SAT Words with Memorable Sentence Fragments This SAT Prep Book contains all the 4058 words, meanings, and for most words, memorable sentence fragments, which makes it easy for you to memorize the SAT words for your high SAT score. The words are given in bold (example, the words belabor and buttress below). The meaning is given after the equal sign (=) following a word. The words are not necessarily in alphabetical order. We have used the US spellings. The British spelling of a word, when different from the US spelling, is given in ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 134 Pages (4,322 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Aristotle and Ancient Educational Ideals by Thomas Davidson (Good Press) 3.7 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

"Aristotle and Ancient Educational Ideals" by Thomas Davidson. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 153 Pages (1,903 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Household Education by Harriet Martineau (Good Press) 3.7 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

"Household Education" by Harriet Martineau. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 135 Pages (1,574 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Grow Your YouTube Channel Exclusively! by John Albert 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

YouTube is the second most used search engine in the world after Google. It has over two billion users worldwide. It is growing at very rapid speed. Many YouTubers are earning a lot from YouTube. With the right roadmap and guide, you too can get a huge success from YouTube. In this book, YT Experts John Albert and Muzaffar Khan explains various strategies to grow YouTube Channels. This Strategies will help you to grow your YouTube Channel in an easy way. You'll learn: Strategies to get views Strategies to get Subscribers Various ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 65 Pages (2,526 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

The Tech Neck Secret: Keeping Kids" Posture Healthy in The Age of Electronics by Bill Reif 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This ebook provides parents and teachers with the solution to problems caused by weak and poor posture due to a recent shift to intensive use of electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, computers and hand-held electronic games. This has lead to many diagnoses including headaches, neck and back pain, as a result of this repetitive behavior. Reversing poor posture is the key. The solution is to quickly identify potential problems by assessing the child's posture, providing positive feedback, to encourage reduced electronic ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Interesting facts of America by CA Aditya Singhal (Numismatics Academy) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Only few of us like Geography or History but all us would like to Travel and want to learn new culture whether is it different cuisine , dress , languages etc. Keeping above point in mind we made a small compendium to discover the interesting facts about different countries and learn from them. Do we know that Indonesia have 4th highest population after China, India and USA but have highest Muslim population in the world. So we included interesting facts about all countries to Discover the world without Passport !! This book also ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 41 Pages (14,433 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 17th, 2020

Freie wissenschaft und freie lehr. English by Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel Price verified 11 hours ago

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 108 Pages (365 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 16th, 2020

La universidad interrogada: opacamiento de la formación y la experiencia (Spanish Edition) by Carlos Skliar Price verified 11 hours ago

Este texto busca organizar y sistematizar algunos de los problemas que tiene la universidad actual respecto a tres temas singulares: la pedagogía, la formación y la experiencia. Poner en común los problemas docente, en relación con estas tres variables, significó hacer y ensayar un esfuerzo compartido que recogemos ahora como libro.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 16th, 2020

The Mathematics Education of Prospective Secondary Teachers Around the World (ICME-13 Topical Surveys) by Marilyn E. Strutchens (Springer) Price verified 16 hours ago

This volume shares and discusses significant new trends and developments in research and practices related to various aspects of preparing prospective secondary mathematics teachers from 2005-2015. It provides both an overview of the current state-of-the-art and outstanding recent research reports from an international perspective. The authors completed a thorough review of the literature by examining major journals in the field of mathematics education, and other journals related to teacher education and technology. The systematic ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 68 Pages (390 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 16th, 2020

The Wild Swans – I cigni selvatici (English – Italian): Bilingual children's picture book based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, with ... by Ulrich Renz (Sefa) Price verified 5 hours ago

Bilingual children's picture book (English - Italian), with audio The Wild Swans' by Hans Christian Andersen is, with good reason, one of the world's most popular fairy tales. In its timeless form it addresses the issues out of which human dramas are made: fear, bravery, love, betrayal, separation and reunion. The edition at hand is a lovingly illustrated picture book recounting Andersen's fairy tale in a sensitive and child-friendly form. It has been translated into a multitude of languages and is available as a bilingual edition ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 40 Pages (25,972 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 16th, 2020

The Wild Swans – Divlji Labudovi (English – Croatian): Bilingual children's picture book based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, with ... by Ulrich Renz (Sefa Verlag) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Bilingual children's picture book (English - Croatian), with audio The Wild Swans' by Hans Christian Andersen is, with good reason, one of the world's most popular fairy tales. In its timeless form it addresses the issues out of which human dramas are made: fear, bravery, love, betrayal, separation and reunion. The edition at hand is a lovingly illustrated picture book recounting Andersen's fairy tale in a sensitive and child-friendly form. It has been translated into a multitude of languages and is available as a bilingual edition ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 40 Pages (33,665 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

The Wild Swans – Die wilden Schwäne (English – German): Bilingual children's picture book based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, with ... by Ulrich Renz (Sefa Verlag) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Bilingual children's picture book (English - German), with audio The Wild Swans' by Hans Christian Andersen is, with good reason, one of the world's most popular fairy tales. In its timeless form it addresses the issues out of which human dramas are made: fear, bravery, love, betrayal, separation and reunion. The edition at hand is a lovingly illustrated picture book recounting Andersen's fairy tale in a sensitive and child-friendly form. It has been translated into a multitude of languages and is available as a bilingual edition in ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 30 Pages (26,102 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

Skin Color and Identity Formation: Perception of Opportunity and Academic Orientation Among Mexican and Puerto Rican Youth (Latino Communities: ... by Edward Fergus (Routledge) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

The focus of this study is on the ways in which skin color moderates the perceptions of opportunity and academic orientation of 17 Mexican and Puerto Rican high school students. More specifically, the study's analysis centered on cataloguing the racial/ethnic identification shifts (or not) in relation to how they perceive others situate them based on skin color.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 206 Pages (832 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

The Wild Swans – De wilde zwanen (English – Dutch): Bilingual children's picture book based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, with ... by Ulrich Renz (Sefa Verlag) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Bilingual children's picture book (English - Dutch), with audio The Wild Swans' by Hans Christian Andersen is, with good reason, one of the world's most popular fairy tales. In its timeless form it addresses the issues out of which human dramas are made: fear, bravery, love, betrayal, separation and reunion. The edition at hand is a lovingly illustrated picture book recounting Andersen's fairy tale in a sensitive and child-friendly form. It has been translated into a multitude of languages and is available as a bilingual edition in ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 28 Pages (26,008 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

Bầy chim thiên nga – The Wild Swans (tiếng Việt – t. Anh): Sách thiếu nhi song ngữ dựa theo truyện cổ tích của Hans ... by Ulrich Renz (Sefa Verlag) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Sách thi?u nhi song ng? (ti?ng Vi?t - t. Anh) "B?y chim thiên nga'" c?a Hans Christian Andersen là m?t trong nh?ng truy?n c? tích ???c ??c nhi?u nh?t trên th? gi?i. Mãi mãi m?i câu truy?n là m?t v? k?ch ch?t ch?a s? s? hãi, tính d?ng c?m, lòng yêu th??ng, s? ph?n b?i, s? chia ly và h?i ng?. Quy?n truy?n này ???c d?ch ra nhi?u ngôn ng?. S? k?t h?p gi?a các ngôn ng? t?o nên s? phong phú cho cu?n sách song ng? ,, B?y chim thiên nga''. Bilingual children's picture book (Vietnamese - English) The Wild Swans' by Hans ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 28 Pages (25,869 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

BITCOIN BINGO: Why you should invest in Bitcoin NOW! by Eddie Lance Price verified 13 hours ago

The time to buy BITCOIN is NOW! You can't win if you don't play. Don't miss out!

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Why you should use Duckduckgo as your search engine NOW! by Eddie Lance Price verified 9 hours ago

Duckduckgo is the best search engine out there and this book will explain WHY.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 26 Pages (3,140 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

The Wild Swans – Дикие лебеди (English – Russian): Bilingual children's picture book based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, ... by Ulrich Renz (Sefa Verlag) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Bilingual children's picture book (English - Russian), with audio The Wild Swans' by Hans Christian Andersen is, with good reason, one of the world's most popular fairy tales. In its timeless form it addresses the issues out of which human dramas are made: fear, bravery, love, betrayal, separation and reunion. The edition at hand is a lovingly illustrated picture book recounting Andersen's fairy tale in a sensitive and child-friendly form. It has been translated into a multitude of languages and is available as a bilingual edition ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 40 Pages (25,158 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

Goo Goo Gaga: A Guide to Communicate with Your Baby (includes a Workbook) by Miguel A. Calles 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

From a parent of twins: This book is written with seven concise guidelines for communicating with your baby and establishing a strong relationship. As a bonus, this book contains a workbook to start applying these seven guidelines. Your baby was born after having listened to you for nine months while still in the womb. She knows your voice and has already established a relationship with you. She has to learn to communicate with you, and she must learn this brand new environment--which can be cold, dark, and scary at times. Your ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 39 Pages (2,386 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 15th, 2020

La primera clase: tránsitos de la literatura brasileña en el extranjero (Spanish Edition) by Pedro Meira Monteiro (Itaú Cultural) Price verified 4 hours ago

¿Qué piensa y hace un profesor ?ya sea brasileño o no? al verse por primera vez delante de un grupo de estudiantes «extranjeros» para hablar sobre literatura brasileña? Aparentemente simple, la pregunta que sirve de punto de partida para los ensayos reunidos en este libro abre camino a una serie de otras indagaciones: ¿Quién es el profesor? ¿Cómo planificó él su primera clase? ¿Cuáles son los retos de hablar de la producción literaria de un país que no es el de aquellos estudiantes ?y en una lengua que, en la mayor ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 203 Pages (2,456 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 14th, 2020

A primeira aula: trânsitos da literatura brasileira no estrangeiro (Portuguese Edition) by Pedro Meira Monteiro (Itaú Cultural) 4.4 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 4 hours ago

O que um professor - brasileiro ou não - pensa e faz quando se vê pela primeira vez à frente de um grupo de estudantes "estrangeiros" para falar de literatura brasileira? Aparentemente simples, a pergunta que serve como ponto de partida para os ensaios reunidos neste livro abre caminho para uma série de outros questionamentos: Quem é esse professor? Como ele planejou sua primeira aula? Quais são os desafios de abordar a produção literária de um país que não é o daqueles estudantes - e em uma língua que, na maioria das ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 197 Pages (2,371 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 14th, 2020

Competencias informacionales: Rutas de exploración en la enseñanza universitaria (Spanish Edition) by Fabiola Cabra-Torres (Editorial Universidad del Rosario) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 22 hours ago

Durante el transcurso de los últimos años la información ha dejado de ser un asunto puramente técnico para adquirir una categoría social. Más allá de entender los procesos de búsqueda de información y adquisición de destrezas en el uso de las tecnologías, es importante considerar una aproximación sociocultural que rescate la historia y el contexto social de los estudiantes, el despliegue de la competencia en situaciones concretas de aprendizaje y las relaciones intersubjetivas que ocurren en los procesos de mediación, ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 169 Pages (2,887 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 9th, 2020

Lessons From Critical Thinkers: Methods for Clear Thinking and Analysis in Everyday Situations from the Greatest Thinkers in History (The Critical ... by Albert Rutherford 4.2 Stars (42 Reviews)    Price verified 8 hours ago

Do you want to ask smart questions like Socrates, be an out-of-the-box thinker like John Stuart Mill, and rational like Descartes? These people have at least one thing in common; they were great critical thinkers of their time and their shared wisdom lived through the centuries. Lessons From Critical Thinkers provides intellectual power to engage with and participate in effective critical thoughts, arguments, debates, reading, and reflection drawn from methods in the history of philosophical cognitive development. ?Learn to ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 175 Pages (1,811 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 8th, 2020

Advancing Environmental Education Practice (Cornell Series in Environmental Education) by Marianne E. Krasny (Comstock Publishing Associates) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

In this important intervention, change-agent Marianne E. Krasny challenges the knowledge-attitudes-behavior pathway that underpins much of environmental education practice; i.e., the assumption that environmental knowledge and attitudes lead to environmental behaviors. Krasny shows that certain types of knowledge are more likely than others to influence behaviors, and that generally it is more effective to work with existing attitudes than to try to change them. The chapters expand the purview of potential outcomes of environmental ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 312 Pages (4,515 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 7th, 2020

Education and Development in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa: Policies, Paradigms, and Entanglements, 1890s–1980s (Global Histories of Education) by Damiano Matasci (Palgrave Macmillan) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This open access edited volume offers an analysis of the entangled histories of education and development in twentieth-century Africa. It deals with the plurality of actors that competed and collaborated to formulate educational and developmental paradigms and projects: debating their utility and purpose, pondering their necessity and risk, and evaluating their intended and unintended consequences in colonial and postcolonial moments. Since the late nineteenth century, the "educability" of the native was the subject of several ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 389 Pages (3,252 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 5th, 2020

NTA UGC NET/JRF/SET GENERAL PAPER-I TEACHING & RESEARCH APTITUDE WITH 10 SOLVED PAPERS AND 5 PRACTICE SETS by Team Prabhat (Prabhat Prakashan) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 hours ago

The presented book is extremely useful for the candidates preparing for the NTA UGC, TEACHING AND RESEARCH APTITUDE examination which is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). This guide is written in very lucid manner so student can easily understand each topic. The solved paper and practice sets given in the book are helpful in preparing for the exam as well as to make the candidates fully aware of the method of examination. Other important features of the book are: 1. Collection of 5200 objective type questions with ...

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Teacher Quality, Instructional Quality and Student Outcomes: Relationships Across Countries, Cohorts and Time (IEA Research for Education Book 2) by Trude Nilsen (Springer) 3.3 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This volume offers insights from modeling relations between teacher quality, instructional quality and student outcomes in mathematics across countries. The relations explored take the educational context, such as school climate, into account. The International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement's Trends in Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) is the only international large-scale study possessing a design framework that enables investigation of relations between teachers, their teaching, and student outcomes ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 174 Pages (762 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 25th, 2020

Audacious Education Purposes: How Governments Transform the Goals of Education Systems by Fernando M. Reimers (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This open access book offers a comparative study of eight ambitious national reforms that sought to create opportunities for students to gain the necessary breath of skills to thrive in a rapidly changing world. It examines how national governments transform education systems to provide students opportunities to develop such skills. It analyses comprehensive education reforms in Brazil, Finland, Japan, Mexico, Peru, Poland, Portugal and Russia and yields original and important insights on the process of educational change. The ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 371 Pages (7,710 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 23rd, 2020

Whaling for Beginners: Breach by AXELOS Limited (AXELOS) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 6 hours ago

A fictional story about the cybersecurity vulnerabilities of board level executives, known as 'big fish'. It follows the story of Jim Baines, CEO of a major US packaging company who is targeted by hackers and his company's survival hangs in the balance. Out of nowhere, hard-won reputations, hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars are all suddenly at risk.

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Vocational Teacher Education in Central Asia: Developing Skills and Facilitating Success (Technical and Vocational Education and Training: Issues, ... by Jens Drummer (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This book is open access under a CC-BY license. The volume presents papers on vocational education, project-based learning and science didactic approaches, illustrating with sample cases, and with a special focus on Central Asian states. Thematically embedded in the area of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET), the book examines the following main topics: project-based learning (PBL), specific didactics with a linkage to food technologies and laboratory didactics, media and new technologies in TVET, evaluation of ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 236 Pages (2,462 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 18th, 2020

History of Mathematics Teaching and Learning: Achievements, Problems, Prospects (ICME-13 Topical Surveys) by Alexander Karp (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This work examines the main directions of research conducted on the history of mathematics education. It devotes substantial attention to research methodologies and the connections between this field and other scholarly fields. The results of a survey about academic literature on this subject are accompanied by a discussion of what has yet to be done and problems that remain unsolved. The main topics you will find in "ICME-13 Topical Survey" include: ? Discussions of methodological issues in the history of mathematics education ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 52 Pages (211 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 13th, 2020

Higher Education Reforms in Romania: Between the Bologna Process and National Challenges by Adrian Curaj (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Romania is an active player in various international higher education areas, while undergoing a series of higher education reforms within its national framework. The Higher Education Evidence Based Policy Making: a necessary premise for progress in Romania project was implemented by the Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI) in the timeframe February 2012 - February 2014, being co-financed by the European Social Fund through the Operational Programme "Administrative Capacity ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 229 Pages (1,489 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 11th, 2020

Mergers and Alliances in Higher Education: International Practice and Emerging Opportunities by Adrian Curaj (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This volume casts light on mergers and alliances in higher education by examining developments of this type in different countries. It combines the direct experiences of those at the heart of such transformations, university leaders and senior officials responsible for higher education policy, with expert analysts of the systems concerned. Higher education in Europe faces a series of major challenges. The economic crisis has accelerated expectations of an increased role in addressing economic and societal challenges while at the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 318 Pages (2,986 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 11th, 2020

Change In Classroom Practice by Steve Farrow (Routledge) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Over the last ten years deliberate and determined efforts have been made to improve schooling. This book charts recent and current developments in the practical business of changing classroom practice to make schools more effective. It is devoted to detecting the effects on classroom practice of the efforts made to improve schools and classrooms, and to understanding how classroom practice changes. Contributors include advisory teachers, Higher Education HE tutors and researchers, and work described ranges from early years' ...

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CONCISE INDIAN HISTORY Useful for UPSC, State PSC, SSC, Railway, Banking, Defence and other Competitive Exams by Team Prabhat 3.5 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

(1) The presented book concise Indian History written for the examination of the UPSC, Different state PSC exam, SSC and other competitive exams. The book presents complete and most relevant study matter as per competitive exams syllabus. (2) This book consist Indian history of ancient, medieval and modern India. As for convenience and ease of the student chapter divided in small topics. (3) Characteristics of the book: Incorporation of material based on the latest syllabus of UPSC, Different state PSC exam, SSC and other competitive ...

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Secrets of Self-Directed Student Learning: Strategies for nurturing & stimulating independent learners (FreshGrade Book 3) by Matt Renwick (FreshGrade) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Elementary principal, Matt Renwick shares specific strategies and tools to build self-directed, independent learners. Learn how to create a more connected classroom, give better feedback, and set authentic tasks for a real audience.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 65 Pages (5,596 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Sep 5th, 2020

Antibiotics Review by NetCE 3.7 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 5 hours ago

The purpose of this course is to provide a review of the major classes of antibiotics and their characteristics as well as an overview of selected individual agents within each class that are most useful for today's clinical practitioner. In addition, members of the public may use this course to enhance their personal knowledge of the subject matter presented. Upon completion of this course, you should be able to: 1. Describe the general characteristics and mode of action of antibiotics commonly in use. 2. Employ best practice ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 121 Pages (368 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Sep 4th, 2020

Environmental Education in Indonesia: Creating Responsible Citizens in the Global South? (Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies) by Lyn Parker 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 8 hours ago

Indonesia's wealth of natural resources is being exploited at breakneck speed, and environmental awareness and knowledge among the populace is limited. This book examines how young people learn about the environment to see how education can help to develop environmental awareness and avert vast environmental destruction, not only in Indonesia, but also in the Global South more generally. Based on in-depth studies conducted in the cities of Yogyakarta and Surabaya, complemented with surveys of students in secondary schools, ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 4th, 2020

Nature Guiding by William Gould Vinal (Comstock Publishing Associates) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Nature Guiding is the science of inculcating nature enthusiasm, nature principles, and nature facts into the spirit of individuals. "Doing" nature-study means observing, wondering, and solving problems. It could include collecting, building, measuring, painting, planning, writing, touching, experimenting or any of a wide range of other activities. Most importantly, it allows children to be "original investigators." This book is intended as a resource for teachers and students engaged in nature study at summer camps and in schools. ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 788 Pages (23,499 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 4th, 2020

Critical Perspectives On Educational Leadership (Deakin Studies in Education Series : 3) by John Smyth (Routledge) 3.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

First Published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 177 Pages (785 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Sep 3rd, 2020

Young People, Social Media and Health (Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport) by Victoria Goodyear (Routledge) 3.8 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 5 hours ago

The Open Access version of this book, available at http://www.tandfebooks.com/doi/view/10.4324/9781351026987, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license The pervasiveness of social media in young people's lives is widely acknowledged, yet there is little evidence-based understanding of the impacts of social media on young people's health and wellbeing. Young People, Social Media and Health draws on novel research to understand, explain, and illustrate young people's ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 249 Pages (1,155 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 22nd, 2020

Affect and Mathematics Education : Fresh Perspectives on Motivation, Engagement, and Identity (ICME-13 Monographs) by Markku S. Hannula (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This open access book, inspired by the ICME 13 topic study group "Affect, beliefs and identity in mathematics education", presents the latest trends in research in the area. Following an introduction and a survey chapter providing a concise overview of the state-of-art in the field of mathematics-related affect, the book is divided into three main sections: motivation and values, engagement, and identity in mathematics education. Each section comprises several independent chapters based on original research, as well as a reflective ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 449 Pages (10,601 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 21st, 2020

The Cold War in the Classroom: International Perspectives on Textbooks and Memory Practices (Palgrave Studies in Educational Media) by Barbara Christophe (Palgrave Macmillan) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book explores how the socially disputed period of the Cold War is remembered in today's history classroom. Applying a diverse set of methodological strategies, the authors map the dividing lines in and between memory cultures across the globe, paying special attention to the impact the crisis-driven age of our present has on images of the past. Authors analysing educational media point to ambivalence, vagueness and contradictions in textbook narratives understood to be echoes ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 505 Pages (6,519 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 9th, 2020

Empowering Teachers to Build a Better World: How Six Nations Support Teachers for 21st Century Education (SpringerBriefs in Education) by Fernando M. Reimers (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This open access book presents a comparative study on how large-scale professional development programs for teachers are designed and implemented. Around the world, governments and educators are recognizing the need to educate students in a broad range of higher order cognitive skills and socio-emotional competencies, and providing effective opportunities for teachers to develop the expertise needed to teach these skills is a crucial aspect of effective implementation of curricula which include those goals. This study examines how ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 205 Pages (554 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 8th, 2020

Library and Information Sciences: Trends and Research by Chuanfu Chen (Springer) 3.9 Stars (20 Reviews)    Price verified 4 hours ago

This book explores the development, trends and research of library and information sciences (LIS) in the digital age. Inside, readers will find research and case studies written by LIS experts, educators and theorists, most of whom have visited China, delivered presentations there and drafted their articles based on feedback they received. As a result, readers will discover the LIS issues and concerns that China and the international community have in common. The book first introduces the opportunities and challenges faced by the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 253 Pages (5,753 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 6th, 2020

Beyond Academics: Essential Strategies for Charter School Leaders by Peggy Downs (Granting Your Vision) 3.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Experts reveal how they are helping charter school leaders succeed BEYOND ACADEMICS Are you a charter school leader struggling to manage it all? Running a successful charter school is extremely difficult. Principals are often wearing two, three or even more hats as they build and manage a successful school. Some can lean on their board for expertise, others might have strong mentors or national organizations, but for the majority, you learn through painful trial and error. But it doesn't have to be that way. Grants specialist and ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 82 Pages (1,526 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 5th, 2020

Socioeconomic Inequality and Educational Outcomes: Evidence from Twenty Years of TIMSS (IEA Research for Education Book 5) by Markus Broer (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This open access book focuses on trends in educational inequality using twenty years of grade 8 student data collected from 13 education systems by the IEA's Trends in Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) between 1995 and 2015. While the overall positive association between family socioeconomic status (SES) and student achievement is well documented in the literature, the magnitude of this relationship is contingent on social contexts and is expected to vary by education system. Research on how such associations differ across ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 91 Pages (2,073 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Teaching Tolerance in a Globalized World (IEA Research for Education Book 4) by Andrés Sandoval-Hernández (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This open access thematic report identifies factors and conditions that can help schools and education systems promote tolerance in a globalized world. The IEA's International Civic and Citizenship Study (ICCS) is a comparative research program designed to investigate the ways in which young people are prepared to undertake their roles as citizens, and provides a wealth of data permitting not only comparison between countries but also comparisons between schools within countries, and students within countries. Advanced analytical ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 206 Pages (3,107 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Handbook of Education Policy Studies: School/University, Curriculum, and Assessment, Volume 2 by Guorui Fan (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This open access handbook brings together the latest research from a wide range of internationally influential scholars to analyze educational policy research from international, historical and interdisciplinary perspectives. By effectively breaking through the boundaries between countries and disciplines, it presents new theories, techniques and methods for contemporary education policy, and illustrates the educational policies and educational reform practices that various countries have introduced to meet the challenges of ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 591 Pages (9,557 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Student Misconceptions and Errors in Physics and Mathematics: Exploring Data from TIMSS and TIMSS Advanced (IEA Research for Education Book 9) by Teresa Neidorf (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This open access report explores the nature and extent of students' misconceptions and misunderstandings related to core concepts in physics and mathematics and physics across grades four, eight and 12. Twenty years of data from the IEA's Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and TIMSS Advanced assessments are analyzed, specifically for five countries (Italy, Norway, Russian Federation, Slovenia, and the United States) who participated in all or almost all TIMSS and TIMSS Advanced assessments between 1995 and ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 174 Pages (9,123 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

The Governing-Evaluation-Knowledge Nexus: Swedish Higher Education as a Case (Evaluating Education: Normative Systems and Institutional Practices) by Christina Segerholm (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This Open Access book analyses the interplay between governing, evaluation and knowledge with an empirical focus on Swedish higher education. It investigates the origins, logics, and mechanisms of evaluation and quality assurance reforms and their dynamic interactions with institutional, national and European policy contexts. The chapters report findings from extensive empirical studies that offer detailed insight into the work of governing in higher education, by giving voice to actors at various levels and positions including the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 225 Pages (3,078 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Preparing for Life in a Digital Age: The IEA International Computer and Information Literacy Study International Report by Julian Fraillon (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 9 hours ago

Ability to use information and communication technologies (ICT) is an imperative for effective participation in today's digital age. Schools worldwide are responding to the need to provide young people with that ability. But how effective are they in this regard? The IEA International Computer and Information Literacy Study (ICILS) responded to this question by studying the extent to which young people have developed computer and information literacy (CIL), which is defined as the ability to use computers to investigate, create and ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 304 Pages (120,156 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Theoretical and Practical Advances in Computer-based Educational Measurement (Methodology of Educational Measurement and Assessment) by Bernard P. Veldkamp (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This open access book presents a large number of innovations in the world of operational testing. It brings together different but related areas and provides insight in their possibilities, their advantages and drawbacks. The book not only addresses improvements in the quality of educational measurement, innovations in (inter)national large scale assessments, but also several advances in psychometrics and improvements in computerized adaptive testing, and it also offers examples on the impact of new technology in assessment. Due to ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 570 Pages (35,465 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Early Childhood Policies and Systems in Eight Countries: Findings from IEA's Early Childhood Education Study by Tony Bertram (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This report provides an overview of policy strategies on early childhood education settings (from birth to primary schooling) in eight countries. Data were collected using a policy questionnaire addressed to and completed by the National Research Coordinator(s) (NRC) of Chile, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Italy, Poland, the Russian Federation and the United States. The countries that participated provide interesting illustrations of early childhood education policy in action in a range of diverse contexts. Analysis of the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 194 Pages (5,944 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Global Perspectives on Recognising Non-formal and Informal Learning: Why Recognition Matters (Technical and Vocational Education and Training: ... by Madhu Singh (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This book deals with the relevance of recognition and validation of non-formal and informal learning education and training, the workplace and society. In an increasing number of countries, it is at the top of the policy and research agenda ranking among the possible ways to redress the glaring lack of relevant academic and vocational qualifications and to promote the development of competences and certification procedures which recognise different types of learning, including formal, non-formal and informal learning. The aim of the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 239 Pages (663 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Progress maps for the learning and development of children under the age of 6: A reference framework by SINEACE 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 6 hours ago

Children begin to learn before entering educational institutions. From birth they gradually develop the social-emotional, communicative, cognitive and motor skills and competencies which allow them to interact with others: to understand and communicate affection, needs, desires, ideas, emotions and thoughts; as well as to overcome everyday situations. The foundations for learning are laid in the first years of life and there are currently more than 200 million children under the age of 5 who cannot reach their developmental ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 83 Pages (2,792 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Computational Thinking Education by Siu-Cheung Kong (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book offers a comprehensive guide, covering every important aspect of computational thinking education. It provides an in-depth discussion of computational thinking, including the notion of perceiving computational thinking practices as ways of mapping models from the abstraction of data and process structures to natural phenomena. Further, it explores how computational thinking education is implemented in different regions, and how computational thinking is being ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 391 Pages (40,887 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 3rd, 2020

Research on Teaching and Learning Mathematics at the Tertiary Level: State-of-the-art and Looking Ahead (ICME-13 Topical Surveys) by Irene Biza (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This topical survey focuses on research in tertiary mathematics education, a field that has experienced considerable growth over the last 10 years. Drawing on the most recent journal publications as well as the latest advances from recent high-quality conference proceedings, our review culls out the following five emergent areas of interest: mathematics teaching at the tertiary level; the role of mathematics in other disciplines; textbooks, assessment and students' studying practices; transition to the tertiary level; and ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 39 Pages (338 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 2nd, 2020

Collaboration in Designing a Pedagogical Approach in Information Literacy (Springer Texts in Education) by Ane Landøy (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

This Open Access book combines expertise in information literacy with expertise in education and teaching to share tips and tricks for the development of good information literacy teaching and training in universities and libraries. It draws on research, knowledge and pedagogical practice from academia, to teach students how to sift through information to be able to distinguish the important and correct from the unusable. It discusses basic concepts and models of information literacy, as well as strategies for accessing, locating and ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 178 Pages (29,913 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 1st, 2020

Teaching Health Care in Virtual Space: Best Practices for Educators in Multi-User Virtual Environments by ESTELLE E CODIER (University of Hawaii Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Teaching Health Care in Virtual Space is the first "how-to" manual for health educators on the instructional use of three-dimensional, computer-generated virtual environments that can be inhabited simultaneously by many participants; commonly called "multi-user virtual learning environments" or MUVE. Based on her experience supervising more than 400 learning activities in Second Life® -- as of 2014, the largest public (free) MUVE -- Dr. Estelle Codier has written a step-by-step handbook for novice and experienced MUVE teachers ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 272 Pages (3,847 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 26th, 2020

A Direct Republic: The Null Hypothesis of Politics: (How to automate a legislature) by Donnie Gebert 3.5 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 13 hours ago

A direct republic is an organizational model utilizing select parts of a direct democracy and a constitutional republic. All members of a direct republic sign and agree the constitution/social contract. This contract states you will not engage in murder, rape, theft, and basic crimes against humanity. Once signed, the individual becomes their own representative and places social contributions directly into the funding pools for the social projects they approve of. All other laws are agreed to by adding modular pieces of law onto ones ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 81 Pages (1,466 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 22nd, 2020

30 SAT Questions You'll See on Test Day by Andre Kiss 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 13 hours ago

The SAT is one of the most important tests you'll ever take, and nothing is worse than discovering your areas of weakness on test day. 30 Questions You'll See on the SAT is a free SAT prep book that contains the most common questions that you're almost guaranteed to see on test day. Whether you've been working through the College Board's SAT prep book of 8 practice tests, or you haven't yet done any SAT prep whatsoever, this eBook will help you diagnose your weaknesses so you can get one step closer to being ready for test ...

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The Dream Is Over: The Crisis of Clark Kerr's California Idea of Higher Education (The Clark Kerr Lectures On the Role of Higher Education in Society ... by Simon Marginson (University of California Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

A free ebook version of this title is available through Luminos, University of California Press's Open Access publishing program for monographs. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more. The Dream Is Over tells the extraordinary story of the 1960 Master Plan for Higher Education in California, created by visionary University of California President Clark Kerr and his contemporaries. The Master Plan's equality of opportunity policy brought college within reach of millions of American families for the first time and fashioned the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 262 Pages (9,745 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 18th, 2020

The Symbolic Order: A Contemporary Reader On The Arts Debate (Falmer Press Library on Aesthetic Education) by Peter Abbs (Routledge) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 8 hours ago

First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 313 Pages (2,947 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 12th, 2020

Access to Online Resources: A Guide for the Modern Librarian by Kristina Botyriute (Springer) 3.6 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This book is published open access under a CC BY 4.0 licence.The book offers a concise guide for librarians, helping them understand the challenges, processes and technologies involved in managing access to online resources. After an introduction the book presents cases of general authentication and authorisation. It helps readers understand web based authentication and provides the fundamentals of IP address recognition in an easy to understand manner. A special chapter is dedicated to Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 42 Pages (10,383 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 12th, 2020

Democracy's Children: Intellectuals and the Rise of Cultural Politics by John McGowan (Cornell University Press) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 47 minutes ago

How do American intellectuals try to achieve their political and social goals? By what means do they articulate their hopes for change? John McGowan seeks to identify the goals and strategies of contemporary humanistic intellectuals who strive to shape the politics and culture of their time. In a lively mix of personal reflection and shrewd analysis, McGowan visits the sites of intellectual activity (scholarly publications, professional conferences, the classroom, and the university) and considers the hazards of working within such ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 262 Pages (1,313 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 5th, 2020

Lift Us Up, Don't Push Us Out!: Voices from the Front Lines of the Educational Justice Movement by Mark R. Warren (Beacon Press) 4.1 Stars (11 Reviews)    Price verified 20 hours ago

Parents, young people, community organizers, and educators describe how they are fighting systemic racism in schools by building a new intersectional educational justice movement. Illuminating the struggles and triumphs of the emerging educational justice movement, this anthology tells the stories of how black and brown parents, students, educators, and their allies are fighting back against systemic inequities and the mistreatment of children of color in low-income communities. It offers a social justice alternative to the ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 216 Pages (3,092 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 3rd, 2020

Help Me Get a Job: How to Get a Job with No Experience, No Degree or after Being Fired by Clement Harrison 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

Everything you need to know to stay ahead in today's ever-changing, fast-paced War on Talent... Times are changing, and they are changing fast -- the only question is, "Are you ready?" Consider the following: • Do you want to be (re)employed quickly? • Are you looking for part time jobs you can do in your spare time? • Do you want to know what jobs you can do if you have no work experience? If you're answering 'yes' to one of these questions, then it's time for you to break free and branch out into a whole new reality -- ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 35 Pages (2,161 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 1st, 2020

Make Lasting Changes: The Science of Sustainable Behavior Change and Reaching Your Goals by Peter Hollins 4.1 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Scientifically proven methods to change your life and stick with it. It's never too late to be exactly who you want to be. Logically, making changes is easy. We already know what we need to do. But why can't we simply force ourselves to act? This book will show you exactly where you are, where you want to go, and how to bridge the gap. Stop failing. Strategically ensure that your efforts will finally pay off this time. Make Lasting Changes is the new handbook for introducing change, improvement, and development in your life. It ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 203 Pages (1,731 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 1st, 2020

Communicating In School Science: Groups, Tasks And Problem Solving 5-16 by Di Bentley (Routledge) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 12 hours ago

First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 195 Pages (4,735 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Apr 28th, 2020

Consorting And Collaborating In The Education Market Place (Education Policy Perspectives) by Chris Husbands (Routledge) Price verified 5 hours ago

This text offers descriptions and analyses of some of the different ways in which schools and other educational institutions have started to establish new collaborative relationships in today's competitive educational marketplace. Using case studies, the book describes examples of such collaborative structures.; Educational consortia have been established as a vehicle for professional and curriculum development, as a source of mutual support and as a condition of mutual survival. As the "LEA monopolies" have been forced to shed many ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 198 Pages (1,002 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Apr 27th, 2020

Indigenous Knowledge and Education in Africa (Frontiers in African Business Research) by Chika Ezeanya-Esiobu (Springer) Price verified 5 hours ago

This open access book presents a strong philosophical, theoretical and practical argument for the mainstreaming of indigenous knowledge in curricula development, and in teaching and learning across the African continent. Since the dawn of political independence in Africa, there has been an ongoing search for the kind of education that will create a class of principled and innovative citizens who are sensitive to and committed to the needs of the continent. When indigenous or environment-generated knowledge forms the basis of learning ...

Genre: Education & Teaching [x] / Length: 115 Pages (382 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Apr 13th, 2020