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The Alternative: A Teacher's Story and Commentary By Galen Leonhardy
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While facilitating rehearsal and promoting reflective practice, this text allows readers to experience pedagogical realities and develop a more nuanced understanding of the profession and... More > professionalism. It is commentary with a plot, the critical theory unfolding as the journal-based story develops. As a journalistic documentary, the text presents the stories of students who attended a rural alternative high school. The author, Galen Leonhardy, explains their lives as both students and community members while presenting a practice of teaching that offers hope and the potential of social change.< Less
Five Alternative Strategies for Combating Community Problems By Daniel Keeling
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Many of the books that I have read in the past have not focused on the problems of racial problems dropouts,violence in schools or teen pregancy in the same text. Few of those books have focused on... More > ways to create a better work environment, community or bridge differences between different ethnic groups. The purpose of this book is to give ideas, if not solutions to the problems of racial indifference,dropsouts and school violence. This book is meant to create dialogue and discussion among co workers friends and others. Not all ideas will work for everyone but it is hoped that some of the ideologies will be adapted and a better environment will develop.< Less
Five Alternative Strategies for Combating Community Problems By Daniel Keeling
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Many of the books that I have read in the past have not focused on the problems of racial problems dropouts,violence in schools or teen pregancy in the same text. Few of those books have focused on... More > ways to create a better work environment, community or bridge differences between different ethnic groups. The purpose of this book is to give ideas, if not solutions to the problems of racial indifference,dropsouts and school violence. This book is meant to create dialogue and discussion among co workers friends and others. Not all ideas will work for everyone but it is hoped that some of the ideologies will be adapted and a better environment will develop.< Less
Alternative Economics - Morganist Economics Perspectives Volume I By Peter James Rhys Morgan
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This booklet contains a series of articles commenting on the financial crisis. Explanations of the main causes of the financial crisis are provided along with descriptions of the operations and... More > processes of the institutions involved. Critiques of the actions implemented by governments and central banks are included along with alternative solutions, which may provide remedies and new insights to the difficulties seen in the financial sector in recent years. There is no favoured political stance though some articles may have left or right wing leanings. The book looks at the financial crisis purely from a macroeconomic perspective, with an agenda of promoting ideas intended to create progressive improvement. As the book is the first volume of articles putting forward the progressive Morganist school of economic thought, the emphasis of the content is aimed at engaging in new discussions and developing original approaches to economic and financial policy.< Less
Expectations, Encouragement and Empowerment - an Education: An alternative to Targets, Testing and Tables - a Tragedy By Cynthia Bartlett
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Young people can be born into disadvantage or develop disaffection through a complex series of events. Society must not watch silently as an imposed regime of targets, testing, league tables and... More > inspection force schools to contribute to increasing the deficit or widening the achievement gap. Current policies, caused by an inappropriate market model and micromanagement for political ends, are set to destroy the power of education to provide opportunities for happiness, achievement and success. In times when gloom and misery threaten to engulf many vulnerable individuals, teachers and support staff in schools sustain light in their communities. They are committed to the educational process of raising expectations, encouraging and praising individuals and celebrating success. They need the freedom and resources to empower young people to take control of their own lives and enhance the lives of those around them.< Less
The Phoenix School of 10-Ball By Edward Achey
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The Temple Of Pool is constantly changing… growing. The Phoenix School Of 10-Ball is a step toward SIMPLICITY. This book provides: • A new strategic model for use in competition • A... More > simplified shot-making guide • 100 new forms • An alternative way to test and earn ranks within the Temple Of Pool system. CHALLENGE YOURSELF. RESTORE YOUR GAME. SOAR TO NEW HEIGHTS. “This may be the finest test of pure shooting ability ever developed for the game of pocket billiards.” ~ Eddie Lee Achey, Temple of Pool Founder< Less
The Phoenix School of 10-Ball By Edward Achey
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The Temple Of Pool is constantly changing… growing. The Phoenix School Of 10-Ball is a step toward SIMPLICITY. This book provides: • A new strategic model for use in... More > competition • A simplified shot-making guide • 100 new forms • An alternative way to test and earn ranks within the Temple Of Pool system. CHALLENGE YOURSELF. RESTORE YOUR GAME. SOAR TO NEW HEIGHTS. “This may be the finest test of pure shooting ability ever developed for the game of pocket billiards.” ~ Eddie Lee Achey, Temple of Pool Founder< Less
The Flat Earth Lie: The Basis of Our Schooling By Robert Bruce Baird
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Atlantis was not one place and that fiction has served the needs of Hellenizing Empire and nations. It was a worldwide (and wise) Brotherhood. The actual facts and artifacts speak loudly about this... More > truth. In 2014 the discovery of over 500,000 year old art in Indonesia makes my work in this book seem prophetic but those who know Churchward will say he knew it. Hopefully the content on the Harmonic was not used for bad intent by the people Futurescape shows have and are developing machines to manipulate the World Mind. My e-mail now allows access to me so we can discuss how to bring light to the issues now facing humanity.< Less
The Flat Earth Lie: The Basis of Our Schooling By Robert Bruce Baird
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Atlantis was not one place and that fiction has served the needs of Hellenizing Empire and nations. It was a worldwide (and wise) Brotherhood. The actual facts and artifacts speak loudly about this... More > truth. In 2014 the discovery of over 500,000 year old art in Indonesia makes my work in this book seem prophetic but those who know Churchward will say he knew it. Hopefully the content on the Harmonic was not used for bad intent by the people Futurescape shows have and are developing machines to manipulate the World Mind. My e-mail now allows access to me so we can discuss how to bring light to the issues now facing humanity.< Less
A Passionate Schooling: Key Ideas Behind Steiner Waldorf Education By Alduino Mazzone, Susan Laing
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A Passionate Schooling provides a clear, scholarly overview of the key ideas behind Steiner Waldorf education. It examines how Rudolf Steiner developed his ideas in the context of his life and the... More > culture in which he lived. A Passionate Schooling focuses on Steiner's insights as they relate to: the nature of the human being; freedom and the ideals of education and social renewal; new perspectives on child development; the evolution of consciousness, and the transformation of the self. It also explores the concepts of goodness, beauty and truth as ideals in education, as well as the adaptability of the Steiner Curriculum. It re-interprets Steiner's ideas in the context of post-modernist thought and contemporary challenges and practices. A Passionate Schooling is a revealing text for students of education, teachers and parents.< Less