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Children Everywhere second edition By Florence Koenderink
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The second edition of 'Children Everywhere' Book 1 is an institutional childcare manual. It gives practical information, illustrated with over 300 photos, about the elements of care that are needed... More > to improve care in a children's home or orphanage. Elements such as hygiene, food, sleep, safety and children's essential basic needs make up the first part of the book. The second part of the book gives information about child development and basic child psychology, including advice on effective use of rules and discipline. The third part of the book gives advice on how to effectively set up and run a children's home. Including a look at different kinds of set ups, how to deal with staff, essential elements of good management, dealing with day-to-day issues and ethical aspects to running a children's home. The aim of the manual is to improve the survival rate and quality of life of children in childcare institutions all over the world.< Less
Computer-Assisted Language Learning for Deaf Children: a natural language interface system By Robert Ward
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Originally a dissertation for the degree of Master of Science in the Department of Computation, UMIST (University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology), U.K., 1981. This is a scanned... More > copy of the original, January 2010. The dissertation specifies a set of computer programs to allow learners to interact with a computer through written language. It sets out the computational foundations for an approach later investigated in a Ph.D. thesis, “Natural Language, Computer-Assisted Learning and Language-Impaired Children”, by the same author, at the Department of Psychology, University of Hull, U.K., in 1987.< Less
Computer-Assisted Language Learning for Deaf Children: a natural language interface system By Robert Ward
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Originally a dissertation for the degree of Master of Science in the Department of Computation, UMIST (University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology), U.K., 1981. This is a scanned... More > copy of the original, January 2010. The dissertation specifies a set of computer programs to allow learners to interact with a computer through written language. It sets out the computational foundations for an approach later investigated in a Ph.D. thesis, “Natural Language, Computer-Assisted Learning and Language-Impaired Children”, by the same author, at the Department of Psychology, University of Hull, U.K., in 1987.< Less
The Family By J. Andrews Smith
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With this book, J. Andrews Smith, MSW, makes a unique contribution to the fields of North Carolina historiography, sociology and social work. Almost 20 years ago, Clyde F. McSwain published a... More > detailed account of his life at the Masonic Orphanage at Oxford, North Carolina. Nearly 10 years later Richard McKenzie published a penetrating memoir of his life in the Presbyterian Orphanage at Barium Springs , North Carolina. A few other full-length recollections of orphanage life may have been written and published, but there is no other book, I think, similar to this one by Mr. Smith. His is no less than a collection of firsthand accounts of life as lived by a succession of children in the Free Will Baptist Orphanage (or Children’s Home) at Middlesex, North Carolina, over a period of nearly 90 years—from the second decade of the 20th century to the first decade of the 21st century. George Stevenson Jr. Archivist (1970-2008) North Carolina State Archives Raleigh, North Carolina< Less
Cousins By J. Andrews Smith
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A unique and beautiful book with stories told by adults who lived in residential care for significant portions of their childhood. J. Andrews Smith, who also grew up in residential care, has been... More > sharing stories like these for more than sixty years, and this latest book has even more to make you laugh and cry. In addition, Smith includes perspectives from professionals in the field, and weaves it all together to form a life book of experiences drawing a wider audience to continue the journey.< Less
The Family By J. Andrews Smith
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With this book, J. Andrews Smith, MSW, makes a unique contribution to the fields of North Carolina historiography, sociology and social work. Almost 20 years ago, Clyde F. McSwain published a... More > detailed account of his life at the Masonic Orphanage at Oxford, North Carolina. Nearly 10 years later Richard McKenzie published a penetrating memoir of his life in the Presbyterian Orphanage at Barium Springs , North Carolina. A few other full-length recollections of orphanage life may have been written and published, but there is no other book, I think, similar to this one by Mr. Smith. His is no less than a collection of firsthand accounts of life as lived by a succession of children in the Free Will Baptist Orphanage (or Children’s Home) at Middlesex, North Carolina, over a period of nearly 90 years—from the second decade of the 20th century to the first decade of the 21st century. George Stevenson Jr. Archivist (1970-2008) North Carolina State Archives Raleigh, North Carolina< Less
The Autistic Comedy By Barney Vincelette
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Don has just been offered the position of vice president of marketing at McDonald’s, but his life is about to change. He is visited by the ghost of Virgil, who takes him on a tour of of Hell... More > and Purgatory, where what he sees will impel him to turn his back on corporate America forever. Inspired by football and television evangelism, McDonald’s hires the ruthless Monte Feltro to destroy Palace Reno, an institution that stands in the way of fast food and pop culture monopolizing the American way of life. Don vows to save Palace Reno. He goes to Beatrice, its founder. A vicissitude takes them to a home for autistic children, where they discover the damning truth about the things that often happen to these children behind closed doors. Feltro finds them. He and Prosecutor Rupert G. Airy put Don, Beatrice, and the children on trial, claiming that Palace Reno is an international child pornography ring.< Less
Child Development By Domenic Marbaniang
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Modern researches in Child Development realize that there is presently a very strong move of institutions and commercial establishments that target the children and play a big role in their... More > intellectual and emotional development. Most of these influences are chiefly stumbling blocks to sin. They lure the kids into a world-trap of unethical and confused lifestyle. The negligence of parents to guard and discipline the kids due to false concepts introduced by some psychologists in the postmodern decades has made more room for havoc as far as child development is concerned. CHILD DEVELOPMENT is one attempt to provide some important tools in understanding the position of a child in God’s Kingdom, family, society, and nation. It contains four essays, a mini-article, and a couple of poems that deal with such topics. It deals with issues such as Parenting, Education, Cognitive Development of Child, Children at Risk, and Child Theology< Less
Why and How Toddlers Should Memorise the Times Tables: A guide for parents and teachers By Dr Bijan Riazi-Farzad
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The times tables plays a crucial role in our children’s journey towards that more inspired world view that mathematical understanding bestows. Only when the efficient memorisation of the times... More > tables becomes a priority, will questions about how our children memorise their times tables become a matter for scrutiny. Calculators do not replace children’s need for rapid mental access to the times tables. Here, Dr. Bijan Riazi-Farzad explains why most of the current methods for teaching the times tables are highly inefficient. He offers an alternative (patent pending) method for introducing the times tables to very young children. Dr. Riazi-Farzad has been teaching science and mathematics since 1990. Since 2006, he has been involved in research at the Institute of Education, University of London, looking into factors that affect young people’s perception of their school subjects, particularly Mathematics and Physics. He has two primary-aged children and lives in London, United Kingdom.< Less
How to Deal: Real-World Tools for Surviving Your Teenage Years By Jerry Weichman, Ph.D.
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Deal with it! How To Deal: Real-World Tools for Surviving Your Teenage Years gives teens the low down about coping with the unique challenges facing young adults and offers practical tools to help... More > with peer pressure, academics, depression, anxiety, stress, friends and social drama, substance abuse, handling mistakes, and communication strategies to ensure a successful transition into adulthood. Jerry Weichman, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist who helps preteens and teens lead happier lives. He oversees The Weichman Clinic in Newport Beach, which matches quality specialists with children, teens and young adults. His psychology practice is based at the Hoag Neurosciences Institute. He is a regular speaker about parenting, bullying and adolescent coping skills and is considered a media expert on the myriad of challenges facing teens today.< Less

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