The New Teacher's Companion: Practical Wisdom for Succeeding in the Classroom

CONTENT: Research confirms that the teacher makes the greatest difference in the learning success of students, so it's important that new teachers get off to a strong start. With help from veteran teacher and mentor Gini Cunningham, inexperienced teachers can better understand and successfully tackle the many daily challenges they will face in the classroom: *Setting up classroom procedures and managing class time *Coordinating stand...

Carlos Castaneda - Das Feuer von innen

Im Zentrum dieses Berichts steht wieder Don Juan, der große Zauberer und Lehrmeister, der die Schar seiner Schüler, darunter den Autor, durch seine Einsichten und magischen Künste verblüfft und mit ihnen zusammen eine neue Welt plant und zu konstruieren versucht. Der mit der Erzählweise Castanedas vertraute Leser findet sich in der »Zauberwelt«. in der »anderen Wirklichkeit«, sofort zurecht, und der neue Leser wird keine Mühe haben, ...

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home

"Outstanding...should be on every home educator's reference bookshelf."―Homeschooling Today This book will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an academically rigorous, comprehensive education from preschool through high school. Two veteran home educators outline the classical pattern of education―the trivium―which organizes learning around the maturing capacity of the child's mind: the elementary school "grammar st...

Chroniques de l'Occident nomade

Un chauffeur nous laisse un matin au bord de la route qui s'éloigne de Jaisalmer. 120 km de désert plus loin, c'est la frontière pakistanaise. "De chouettes types avec qui on aime bien jouer aux cartes" disent nos nomades rajasthani. Nous descendons de la voiture. La voiture repart. Il n'y a que le vent. L'aurore à la fois bleue et beige, sur un désert très chaud. Des arbustes, des pierres. Six jeunes hommes vêtus de blanc préparent ...

Ralf Isau - Der Herr der Unruhe

In diesem Buch arbeitet Ralf Isau ein nicht so schönes Thema auf, die Zeit der Judenverfolgung in Deutschland, Österreich und Italien in der Zeit von 1932 bis 1944. Hauptperson ist Nico, der Sohn eines Uhrmachers, der mit ansehen mußte wie sein Vater wegen eines Dante-Zitates im Uhrendeckel getötet wurde. Nico ist zu der Zeit 12 Jahre alt. Er kann fliehen und findet Freunde, die ihm weiter helfen. Er wird selbst Uhrmacher und entdeck...

Classroom DIY: A Practical Step-by-Step Guide to Setting up a Creative Learning Environment

Setting up the classroom is a fundamental part of a teacher’s job, as a well-planned, aesthetically pleasing environment encourages children to learn and helps with classroom management. However, knowing how to create this environment is not instinctive and teachers are given little guidance, yet are expected to create a stimulating environment that is conducive to learning. The task can often be daunting and time-consuming, and teac...

Public Private Partnerships in Education

Table of contents : 1. An Introduction to Public Private Partnerships and Education Governance Susan L. Robertson, Karen Mundy, Antoni Verger and Francine Menashy PART I: THE RISE OF PPPs IN EDUCATION: HISTORY AND CONCEPTUAL DEBATES 2. Governing Education through Public Private Partnerships Susan L. Robertson and Antoni Verger 3. International PPPs in Education: New Potential or Privatizing Public Goods? Alexandra Draxler 4. Public P...

A Mathematical Space Odyssey: Solid Geometry in the 21st Century

Solid geometry is the traditional name for what we call today the geometry of three-dimensional Euclidean space. This book presents techniques for proving a variety of geometric results in three dimensions. Special attention is given to prisms, pyramids, platonic solids, cones, cylinders and spheres, as well as many new and classical results. A chapter is devoted to each of the following basic techniques for exploring space and provi...

City System Map Set

It is called the City of Splendors: Waterdeep, most populous and powerful of the cities of the North. It is a city of wealth, adventure, and danger. More men have died in its taprooms and bars than in all the sieges of Dragonspear Castle. Success and death lurk in its shadowed entranceways and dimly-lit streets. Come explore the greatest city of the Realms in this incredible new boxes set dealing with urban fantasy adventures. Waterd...

Winning Sales Presentations: From Great Moments in History

Winning Sales Presentations draws on history's most compelling moments to teach modern presentation principles -- Winston Churchill's blistering attack against The Third Reich, Patrick Henry's declaration of "Liberty or Death," Robert the Bruce's call for arms at the battle of Bannockburn, Lincoln's Gettysburg address, and more. Beginning each chapter with a captivating historical event, Winning Sales Presentations both informs and e...