Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar: How Self-Education and the Pursuit of Passion Can Lead to a Lifetime of Success

Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar: How Self-Education and the Pursuit of Passion Can Lead to a Lifetime of Success

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ISBN Code : 9781439109083
Book Author : James Marcus Bach
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Total Pages : 395

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This unique and insightful book challenges our prevailing and often fallacious attitudes about schooling. In todaya��s volatile job market, ideas are more important than training, innovation is more important than credentials; traditional schooling may no longer be necessary or even useful. The ability to educate oneselfa��to learn how to learna��is crucial. In Secrets of

Class Clowns: How the Smartest Investors Lost Billions in Education

Class Clowns: How the Smartest Investors Lost Billions in Education

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ISBN Code : 9780231179287
Book Author : Jonathan A Knee
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Total Pages : 351

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The past thirty years have seen dozens of otherwise successful investors try to improve education through the application of market principles. They have funneled billions of dollars into alternative schools, online education, and textbook publishing, and they have, with surprising regularity, lost their shirts.In Class Clowns, professor and investment banker Jonathan A. K

For the Love of Art

For the Love of Art

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ISBN Code : 9781452856018
Book Author : Janet Goodfriend
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Total Pages : 554

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Meet Bridget, a klutzy, desperate to publish writer postponing her return to academia. Find Kelsey strumming her guitar through marital calamity and trying not to botch her responsibilities as a working mom. Add Dani, their broodingly analytic, art loving friend, and join them for a Mothers Retreat on Marthas Vineyard, that splendid island off Cape Cod, Massachusetts. On

Teaching Math to People with Down Syndrome and Other Hands-On Learners: Basic Survival Skills

Teaching Math to People with Down Syndrome and Other Hands-On Learners: Basic Survival Skills

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ISBN Code : 9781890627423
Book Author : DeAnna Horstmeier
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Total Pages : 441

Teaching Math to People with Down Syndrome and Other Hands-On Learners: Basic Survival Skills Book Detail/ Review :

This text aims to meet the needs of hands-on learners using high interest hands-on strategies and ideas for teaching math to learners of all ages.

How to Get Your Child Off the Refrigerator and on to Learning: Homeschooling Highly Distractible, ADHD, or Just Plain Fidgety Kids

How to Get Your Child Off the Refrigerator and on to Learning: Homeschooling Highly Distractible, ADHD, or Just Plain Fidgety Kids

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ISBN Code : 9781883002701
Book Author : Carol Barnier
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Total Pages : 407

How to Get Your Child Off the Refrigerator and on to Learning: Homeschooling Highly Distractible, ADHD, or Just Plain Fidgety Kids Book Detail/ Review :

This is the only resource out there for an audience that is desperately seeking it. Using techniques highly successful with any child who struggles with focus, parents learn how to teach their child tomorrow. includes reproducible aids.

The Passion-Driven Classroom: A Framework for Teaching and Learning

The Passion-Driven Classroom: A Framework for Teaching and Learning

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ISBN Code : 9781596671591
Book Author : Angela Maiers
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Total Pages : 364

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Join The Passion-Driven Classroom Summer Book Club on the Curriculum 21 Ning!Discover ways to cultivate a thriving and passionate community of learners - in your classroom! In this book, educators and consultants Angela Maiers and Amy Sandvold show you how to spark and sustain your students energy, excitement, and love of learning.This book presents ideas for planning and

Accelerated Learning for the 21st Century: The Six-Step Plan to Unlock Your Master-Mind

Accelerated Learning for the 21st Century: The Six-Step Plan to Unlock Your Master-Mind

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ISBN Code : 9780440507796
Book Author : Colin Rose
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Total Pages : 477

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We live in an era when the unprecedented speed of change means: The only certainty is uncertainty; you cant predict what skills will be useful in ten years time; in most professions knowledge is doubling every two or three years; and no job is forever--so being employable means being flexible and retraining regularly.Accelerated Learning into the 21st Century contains a s

The Death of Character: Moral Education in an Age Without Good or Evil

The Death of Character: Moral Education in an Age Without Good or Evil

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ISBN Code : 9780465031771
Book Author : James Davison Hunter
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Total Pages : 279

The Death of Character: Moral Education in an Age Without Good or Evil Book Detail/ Review :

The Death of Character is a broad historical, sociological, and cultural inquiry into the moral life and moral education of young Americans based upon a huge empirical study of the children themselves. The childrens thoughts and concerns-expressed here in their own words-shed a whole new light on what we can expect from moral education. Targeting new theories of education

The Freedom Writers Diary Teachers Guide

The Freedom Writers Diary Teachers Guide

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ISBN Code : 9780767926966
Book Author : Erin Gruwell
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Total Pages : 512

The Freedom Writers Diary Teachers Guide Book Detail/ Review :

Designed for educators by the teacher who nurtured and created the Freedom Writers, this standards-based teachers� guide includes innovative teaching techniques that will engage, empower, and enlighten.In response to thousands of letters and e-mails from teachers across the country who learned about Erin Gruwell and her amazing students in The Freedom Writers Diary, Erin G

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