349 books (18 pages) in this category
Creating a Play Based Approach within Early Childhood Contexts
by Dr Christine Robinson
New Times, New Practices
by Gloria Latham
by Rainer Maria Rilke
Drawn by some sympathetic note in his poems, young people often wrote to Rilke with their problems and hopes. From 1903 to 1908 Rilke wrote a series of remarkable responses to a young would-be poet, on poetry and on surviving as a sensitive ...
A Practical Guide to Building Exceptional Schools
by Paul Bambrick-Santoyo
Alien Worlds and the Fate of the Earth
by Adam Frank
<p><b>Astrophysicist and NPR commentator on what the latest research on the existence and trajectories of alien civilizations may teach us about our own.</b></p> <p><i>Light of the Stars</i> tells the story of humanity's coming of age as we ...
by Kenneth Leithwood
Reading, Writing and Children’s Literature
by Gordon Winch
Literacy: Reading, Writing and Children’s Literature fifth edition is the most comprehensive text in English Education for pre-service teachers. It covers the whole literacy curriculum: reading, writing, speaking, listening and ...
by Adele Devine
by Amy Seely Flint
<p>With Australian students’ literacy skills under scrutiny, universities are under pressure to produce teaching graduates that are up to the task of educating the next generation. From an all-star team of local and international ...
Pedagogies for Engagement
by Amy Seely Flint
<p>Infused with our authors’ personal experiences teaching, <i>Literacy in Australia, 3<sup>rd</sup> Edition</i> is delivered as a full colour printed textbook with an interactive eBook code included. This enables students to master ...
An American Boy, a Chinese School and the Global Race to Achieve
by Lenora Chu
<p><b>No Fear Shakespeare</b> gives you the complete text of<i> Macbeth</i> on the left-hand page, side-by-side with an easy-to-understand translation on the right.</p><p>Each <b>No Fear ...
Lessons from the Cognitive Revolution that Transform Our Teaching
by Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa
<p>Learning specialist Leslie Hart once wrote that designing educational experiences without knowledge of the brain is like designing a glove without knowledge of the hand. Making Classrooms Better takes this concept a step further, building ...
A guide to successful communication and study
by Iain Hay
This book is a practical guide for students, full of the essential communication and study skills that will help them 'make the grade'. Covering all the skills that will be used across a degree, the book begins with listening skills, efficient ...
How to Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners
by Ron Ritchhart
<b>A proven program for enhancing students' thinking and comprehension abilities</b> <p>Visible Thinking is a research-based approach to teaching thinking, begun at Harvard's Project Zero, that develops students' thinking dispositions, while at ...
by Suzanne G. Houff
Proven Strategies for Navigating the First 90 Days — and Beyond
by Michael D. Watkins
<p><p><b>Your next professional move can make or break your career — are you ready? </b></p><p>In business, especially today, you are only as successful as your next career transition. Do well, and you'll be on the fast track to even more ...