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Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge: Exploring, Developing, and Assessing TPCK

Angeli, Charoula. Valanides, Nicos.
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(2018)  | 9781461492474 | Springer | hbk. | book | 300pp | Availability last checked: 19/6/2018
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Technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPCK) reflects a new direction in understanding the complex interactions among content, pedagogy, learners, and technology that can result in successful integration of multiple technologies in teaching and learning. The purpose of this edited volume is to...

Agile Werte- und Kompetenzentwicklung: Wege in eine neue Arbeitswelt

Sauter, Roman.
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(2018)  | 9783662573044 | Springer | hbk. | 1,  | book | 305pp | Availability last checked: 19/6/2018
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Das Werk zeigt, wie selbstorganisierte und personalisierte Werte- und Kompetenzentwicklung mit agilen Lernmethoden innerhalb eines strategieorientierten Ermöglichungsrahmens gestaltet werden kann, so dass Organisationen ihre Performanz fĂĽr den kommenden Kompetenzwettbewerb entwickeln. Keine technische...

Race and ethnic relations on campus : understanding, empowerment, and solutions for college students.

Bailey, Eric J. Bailey, Eric.
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(2018)  | 9781440854576 | ABC CLIO Inc. | hbk. | book | 240pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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As racial and ethnic incidents continue to occur at college campuses across the nation, an esteemed African American professor who teaches in the heart of a region that has seen some of the most volatile racial incidents in American history breaks the uneasy silence to respond to growing concerns from...

Education, Narrative Technologies and Digital Learning: Designing Storytelling for Creativity with Computing

Hall, T.
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(2018)  | 9781137320070 | Springer Palgrave | hbk. | book | 242pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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This book examines and illustrates the potential of narrative technology, the integration and synthesis of storytelling and digital media in education. Storytelling is a foundational and powerful process in all learning and teaching, and technology is becoming ever more ubiquitous and sophisticated,...

Working-Class Boys and Educational Success: Teenage Identities, Masculinity and Urban Schooling

Ingram, N.
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(2018)  | 9781137401588 | Springer Palgrave | hbk. | book | 208pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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Chapter 1. The Class Feeling Chapter 2. Success, Class, and Masculinities Chapter 3. Negotiating with Bourdieu Chapter 4. Researching with Working-Class Teenage Boys: A Working-Class Feminist Approach Chapter 5. Systemic Social Segregation Chapter 6. Congruent and Discordant Habitus Chapter 7....

Learning to belong in the world : an ethnography of asian american girls.

Tokunaga, Tomoko.
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(2018)  | 9789811084782 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/6/2018
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This book provides a complex and intricate portrayal of Asian American high school girls – which has been an under-researched population – as cultural meditators, diasporic agents, and community builders who negotiate displacement and attachment in challenging worlds of the in-between. Based on two...

Up and Running: Starting and Growing a Leadership Program at a Community College

TOBIA, G. A. Y. Gay, Judith L. Tobia, Susan.
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(2018)  | 9781475839579 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 144pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Community colleges are facing a leadership crisis spurred by the retirements ofbaby boomers from leadership positions at all levels. There is a critical needto prepare leaders to deal with 21st century challenges, such as dramaticallyimproving student outcomes, tackling funding issues, and addressing...

The White House and Education Through the Years: U.S. Presidents’ Views and Significant Educational Contributions

NORTON, M. Scott.
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(2018)  | 9781475840292 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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This book centers on the fact that public eduction is involved in the politicsof the world just as other systems and organizations are involved in competingfor the values and resources of the many communities. Keeping education out ofpolitics or politics out of education is fallacious. As long as public...

The Social Media Imperative: School Leadership and Strategies for Success

Magette, Kristin.
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(2018)  | 9781475841978 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 112pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Leaders have a tremendous opportunity to embrace social media for teaching,learning, and communicating – and the time is now. This practical guide canhelp anyone implement social media in a school system, while managing risk.Learn steps to create policy, procedures, and guidelines, as well as strategiesto...

Achieving Results: Maximizing Student Success in the Schoolhouse

Bonanno-Sotiropoulos, Kristen. Smolinski, Jennifer A. Young, Nicholas D.
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(2018)  | 9781475842272 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 130pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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As a result of this distressing information on the challenges facing oureducators, this book was written to highlight approaches and strategies thathave been found to improve student outcomes. Administrative factors, educationalpolicy and law, implementation of evidence-based teaching practices,collaborating...

Teachers at Their Best: The Case for a New School Model and a New Teacher Concept

Waters, Rich.
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(2018)  | 9781475842647 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 225pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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The purpose of this book is to change the conversation about teacher induction,preparation, and development and how we create effective teachers. Our nationaldiscussion about how to create effective teachers needs to move away from howhigher education can do a better job preparing our teachers and move...

Key Words: Reclaiming Children’s Precious Vocabulary

Gann, Cory.
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(2018)  | 9781475838282 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Key Words: Reclaiming Children’s Precious Vocabulary is about early andemergent literacy— it promotes the concept that each child possesses a keyvocabulary of words that are special and magical. These words conjure emotionsthat can lead them into the enterprise of reading. Words such as mom or love...

Project Management in the Ed Tech Era: How to Successfully Plan and Manage Your School’s Next Innovation

Vidal, Darryl.
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(2018)  | 9781475835489 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 140pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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More than 80% of Technology projects fail. What does that mean? It means theproject has broken one of the "Triple Constraints", scope, time, and budget.This book is focused on project planning and project management of IT projectsin the education realm.This book provides the most streamlined methods...

Jugendliche im Ăśbergang zwischen Schule und Beruf: Psychische Belastungen und Ressourcen

Sabatella, Filomena.
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(2018)  | 9783662557327 | Springer | pbk. | 1,  | book | 145pp | Availability last checked: 7/6/2018
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Im Zentrum dieses Buchs steht die psychische Gesundheit junger Menschen im Ăśbergang von der Schule zum Beruf. Diese Ăśbergangsphase ist fĂĽr viele Jugendliche eine eher schwierige Phase. Das Buch zeigt die HintergrĂĽnde der Schwierigkeiten auf und verdeutlicht, warum gering qualifizierte Jugendliche oder...

Shut down the business school : an insider's account of what's wrong with management education.

Parker, Martin.
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(2018)  | 9780745399164 | Pluto Press UK | pbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Business Schools have considerable influence across the Global North. They are the cash cows for the contemporary university and the training ground for people who want to learn how to practice capitalism. They are also institutions that are widely blamed for teaching the practices that caused the financial...

Teaching Literacy in Urban Schools: Lessons from the Field

Purdum-Cassidy, Barbara. Scott, Lakia M.
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(2018)  | 9781475839333 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 136pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Today’s public schools represent greater student diversity than ever before inthe history of the United States, yet pedagogical approaches as mandated bystate education agencies and school districts superimpose mainstream curriculaand instructional practices which ultimately disadvantage the academic...

The Solution-Focused Educator: Breakthrough Strategies for Teachers and School Administrators to Reframe Their Mindsets

FRANKLIN, Todd Ellio. Franklin, Todd Elliott.
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(2018)  | 9781475837803 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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The Solution Focused Educator is intended for classroom teachers and school based administrators at all levels. The content serves as a roadmap for how educators can reframe their mindset to tackle the current challenges in schools. Examples are given throughout the book to demonstrate how you can reduce...

Insights on Insincerity: How Educators Can Enhance the Classroom Experience

EDWARDS, Chris.
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(2018)  | 9781475841725 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 126pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Erasmus praised folly and the Romantics waxed poetically about love, but no one until now has traced the history and impact of insincerity on society and the humanities. Insincerity arises when someone feels one way but acts another and an insincere situation looks to have one purpose but really hides...

Networked learning : reflections and challenges.

Bonderup, Dohn Nina. Cranmer, Susan. de, Laat Maarten. Ryberg, Thomas. Sime, Julie-Ann.
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(2018)  | 9783319748566 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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The book is based on nine selected, peer-reviewed papers presented at the 10th biennial Networked Learning Conference (NLC) 2016 held in Lancaster. Informed by suggestions from delegates, the nine papers have been chosen by the editors (who were the Chairs of the Conference) as exemplars of cutting...

Reflections on Society and Academia: Cultures Adrift

Herbst, Marcel.
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(2018)  | 9781527507883 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 225pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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This anthology assembles notes that address a wider spectrum of concern within the social sciences, as well as higher education and design and planning issues. The essays, articles and book reviews gathered here allow for an easy, and holistic, assessment of publications that cover various themes and...

Moral Upbringing through Arts and Literature

Kazmierczak, Pawel. Rzegocka, Jolanta.
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(2018)  | 9781527508101 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 295pp | Availability last checked: 1/5/2018
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Mark Twain, the great American writer of the South whose characters struggle with difficult choices, famously said: “Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.” Taking Twain’s phrase as a starting point, this book considers how literature and art explore different...

Optimizing instructional design methods in higher education.

Vovides, Yianna.
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(2018)  | 9781522549758 | Information Science Publishing | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Living the Legacy of African American Education: A Model for University and School Engagement

Croft, Sheryl J. Pogue, Tiffany D. Siddle, Walker Vanessa. Siddle, Walker Dr Vanessa.
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(2018)  | 9781475808209 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 88pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Modeled after a little known historical model and based on the research ofVanessa Siddle Walker, Living the Legacy of African American Education: A Modelfor University and School, describes a sustainable and authentic partnershipbetween a university and its K-12 partners.  Designed for school, districtleaders,...

Fokus Personalentwicklung: Konzepte und ihre Anwendung im Bildungsbereich

Böckelmann, Christine. Maeder, Christoph.
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(2018)  | 9783662556825 | Springer | pbk. | 2,  | book | 284pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2018
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Fokus Personalentwicklung’ ist ein Handbuch zu allen wichtigen Aspekten von Personalentwicklung im Bildungsbereich. Leserinnen und Leser finden darin klar und verständlich aufbereitetes Grundlagenwissen sowie auf die Schule abgestimmte praxisrelevante Konzepte, Instrumente und Anregungen: Das Werk...

Classroom assessment in mathematics : perspectives from around the globe.

Burton, Megan. Cusi, Annalisa. Thompson, Denisse R. Wright, David.
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(2018)  | 9783319737478 | Springer | hbk. | book | xv, 274pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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PrefaceSection I. Introduction to the Volume1.      Formative Assessment: A Critical Component of the Teaching-Learning Process                  Denisse R. Thompson, University of South...

Conducting Productive Meetings: How to Generate and Communicate Ideas for Innovation

Lamberg, Teruni
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(2018)  | 9781475841305 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 155pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Successful leaders have excellent communication with their team andstakeholders. Learn strategies used by highly effective leaders who have ledteams to innovate. Eight innovative leaders whose work has made an impactnationally and internationally and seven K-12 leaders who have amazing trackrecords...

Conducting Productive Meetings: How to Generate and Communicate Ideas for Innovation

Lamberg, Teruni
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(2018)  | 9781475841312 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 155pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Successful leaders have excellent communication with their team andstakeholders. Learn strategies used by highly effective leaders who have ledteams to innovate. Eight innovative leaders whose work has made an impactnationally and internationally and seven K-12 leaders who have amazing trackrecords...

Remixing the Curriculum: The Teacher's Guide to Technology in the Classroom

Keefe, Elizabeth Stringer. Steiner, Adam.
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(2018)  | 9781475815696 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 138pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Remixing the Curriculum offers educators a way to rethink traditional curricularapproaches through a “curricular remix,” a concept in which a curriculumbecomes different from its original form, retaining its basic foundationalelements, but experiencing a metamorphosis to create a new version. Remixing...

Remixing the Curriculum: The Teacher's Guide to Technology in the Classroom

Keefe, Elizabeth Stringer. Steiner, Adam.
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(2018)  | 9781475815702 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 138pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Remixing the Curriculum offers educators a way to rethink traditional curricularapproaches through a “curricular remix,” a concept in which a curriculumbecomes different from its original form, retaining its basic foundationalelements, but experiencing a metamorphosis to create a new version. Remixing...

School Was Our Life: Remembering Progressive Education

Martin, Jane Roland. Jorgensen, Estelle R.
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(2018)  | 9780253033017 | Indiana University Press | hbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 2/6/2018
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The late 1930s and early 1940s were the peak of progressive education in theUnited States, and Elisabeth Irwin's Little Red School House in New York Citywas iconic in that movement. For the first time, stories and recollections fromstudents who attended Little Red during this era have been collected...

The Rising Consciousness of Female Veteran Students: A Guide for Student Affairs Professionals and Teaching Faculty

Smith, Natesha.
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(2018)  | 9781620362341 | Stylus Publishing | pbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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The Rising Consciousness of Female Veteran Students is a guidebook that providesstudent affairs professionals and teaching faculty with a critical understandingof veteran life during and post-active duty. It is based on the author'sresearch and in-depth interviews with female veterans.Through the use...

The Rising Consciousness of Female Veteran Students: A Guide for Student Affairs Professionals and Teaching Faculty

Smith, Natesha.
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(2018)  | 9781620362334 | Stylus Publishing | hbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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The Rising Consciousness of Female Veteran Students is a guidebook that providesstudent affairs professionals and teaching faculty with a critical understandingof veteran life during and post-active duty. It is based on the author'sresearch and in-depth interviews with female veterans.Through the use...

Making Sense of Disagreement.

Alexander, Joshua.
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(2018)  | 9781783481545 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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A comprehensive, critical and interdisciplinary introduction to central issues in the epistemology of disagreement.

Making Sense of Disagreement.

Alexander, Joshua.
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(2018)  | 9781783481552 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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A comprehensive, critical and interdisciplinary introduction to central issues in the epistemology of disagreement.

Service-Learning in Higher Education in Africa

Pacho, Titus O.
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(2018)  | 9781527506725 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 167pp | Availability last checked: 5/4/2018
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This book will help stakeholders in higher education appreciate service-learning as an innovative and active approach with the potential to enrich students’ learning experiences, while adding value to the service mission of higher education. The approach not only links academic learning to everyday...

Critical Perspectives on Work-Integrated Learning in Higher Education Institutions

Dorasamy, Nirmala. Rampersad, Renitha.
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(2018)  | 9781527506770 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 255pp | Availability last checked: 5/4/2018
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Governments around the world are committed to enhancing students’ “graduateness”. Work-integrated learning (WIL) is one of the many programmes which Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) can develop to promote this facet of student life. The incorporation of work-integrated learning in curriculum design...

Learning in work : a negotiation model of socio-personal learning.

Smith, Raymond.
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(2018)  | 9783319752976 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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This book explores and progresses the concept of negotiation as a means of describing and explaining individuals’ learning in work. It challenges the undertheorised and generic use of the concept in contemporary work-learning research where the concept of negotiation is most often deployed as a taken...

Teaching english for academic purposes (eap) in japan : studies from an english-medium university.

Ruegg, Rachael. Williams, Clay.
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(2018)  | 9789811082634 | Springer | hbk. | book | vii, 187pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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Chapter 1 Introduction.- Chapter 2 Integrated Discussion: Innovation via cross-cultural engagement.- Chapter 3 Firing the Imagination: Process drama as a pedagogy for 'melting' EAP speaking anxiety and increasing Japanese university students' confidence in speaking.- Chapter 4 Word Recognition and Semantic...

Creating Effective Transitions: Moving from the Elementary Grades to Middle School

CHRISTIAN, Koett Pott. Christian, Carol J. Ed D. Koett, Kevin S. Potter, C. Thomas II.
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(2018)  | 9781475842678 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 84pp | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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This book focuses primarily on elementary to middle school transitions. Thisbook was developed with a two-fold premise: one, that educators and parentsunderstand the role they play in meeting the basic developmental needs ofindividual students during times of transition; and two, that school leadersunderstand...

Product characteristics in international economics : role and impact on economic development.

Huber, Stephan.
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(2018)  | 9783319760926 | Springer | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 1/4/2018
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National economies are linked through flows of capital and goods. This book addresses those linkages, analyzes their benefits for economic development, and evaluates a country’s opportunities to reap the best possible rewards by influencing the linkages. The book focuses on the role of product characteristics...

Innovations, Technologies and Research in Education

Daniela, Linda. , Daniela, Linda.
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(2018)  | 9781527506220 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 365pp | Availability last checked: 5/4/2018
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The book includes studies presented at the ATEE Spring Conference 2017 on emerging trends in the use of technology in educational processes, the use of robotics to facilitate the construction of knowledge, how to facilitate learning motivation, transformative learning, and innovative educational solutions....

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Honors Education

Harper, Graeme. , Harper, Graeme.
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(2018)  | 9781527506367 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 185pp | Availability last checked: 5/4/2018
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In education, sorting students according to attainment is common. Such sorting clearly sets up the potential for exclusion, based on the attainment ideals and on the modes of selection. Ideals of inclusion suggest diversity, and those of equity, by reference to impartiality, suggest freedom from bias....

 

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