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Contemporary Calculus II By Dale Hoffman
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This is a textbook for integral calculus with explanations, examples, worked solutions, problem sets and answers. It has been reviewed by calculus instructors and class-tested by them and the... More > author. The definite integral is introduced by Riemann sums as a way to evaluate “signed” areas, and the text contains the usual theorems and techniques of a first course in calculus. Besides technique practice and applications of the techniques, the examples and problem sets are also designed to help students develop a visual and conceptual understanding of the main ideas of integral calculus. The exposition and problem sets have been highly rated by reviewers.< Less
¡A Conversar! Level 1 Student Book (2nd Edition) By Tara Bradley Williams
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The 4-level ¡A Conversar! conversational Spanish series was designed for the adult learner classroom, with each Level covering approximately 16 hours of instruction...perfect for community... More > colleges and continuing education courses! The focus is on communication, not grammar, utilizing fun, and low-pressure activities, games, and exercises to "bridge the gap in comunicación." The Level 1 introductory course has been designed specifically for the adult learner who has never formally studied Spanish or for those who have traveled or studied a bit, but struggle to form sentences. The Level 1 workbook and downloadable mp3 files include greetings and introductions, colors, numbers, basic food ingredients and cooking actions, parts of the body, Spanish pronunciation, likes/dislikes, family, time, small talk, prices, and simple conversational language. Click here to download the audio files.< Less
Taking the Mystery Out of Texas School Finance By Vance Vaughn, Pauline M. Sampson, Chuck Holt
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Taking the Mystery Out of Texas School Finance is one in a series of books written with the 7-Eleven Test in mind. If communication is carried out correctly, anyone could walk down to his or her... More > local convenient store and discuss concepts covered in this book and anyone he or she may speak to at the store would fully understand what was being discussed without being burdened by an excessive number of school finance terms. Through a better understanding of school finance concepts, school board members, teachers, school administrators, and the public will make better decisions concerning finance issues that will assure the highest quality education for all children.< Less
Teaching Mythology Exposed: Helping Teachers Create Visionary Classroom Perspective By Starr Sackstein
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Mishaps that resulted in tears and a constant questioning of my choice to switch careers are the short story of my earliest teaching memories. Fortunately, looking back, I can laugh at the many... More > foibles of that experience - It’s with love that I invite you new or older teaching professionals to embrace this miraculous journey. This book will help ease the growing pains of being a teacher offering professional reflection and connection. You are not alone!< Less
The Hopeful Brain: NeuroRelational Repair for Disconnected Children and Youth By Dr. Paul W. Baker, Dr. Meredith White-McMahon
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Over the past two decades, significant advancement has been made in understanding the role the brain plays in human behavior. Along with this new and exciting information emerges a responsibility for... More > therapeutic professionals to have a solid understanding of the “brain basics” needed to support the lives of troubled children and youth. The Hopeful Brain authors provide a common-sense look at modern neuroscience and its application to positive youth development, psychology and educational support. Baker and White-McMahon take on the often daunting world of complex neuroscience and provide readers with practical strategies that are easy to use and apply across a variety of settings. This book explores the importance of using strength-based interventions and creating structured opportunities to “reimburse” troubled children and youth with positive experiences that teach and transform.< Less
Introduction to Soil Science By National Agricultural Institute
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Introduction to Soil Science, is one in a series of Just The Facts (JTF) textbooks created by the National Agricultural Institute for secondary and postsecondary programs in agriculture, food and... More > natural resources (AFNR). This is a bold, new approach to textbooks. The textbook presents the essential knowledge of introductory soil science in outline format. This essential knowledge is supported by a main concept, learning objectives and key terms at the beginning of each section references and a short assessment at the end of each section. Content of the book is further enhanced for student learning by connecting with complementary PowerPoint presentations and websites through QR codes (scanned by smart phones or tablets) or URLs. The textbook is available in print and electronic formats.< Less
A Watched Cup Never Cools By Ellen Kamischke
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This book is a collection of motivational labs for students studying calculus. These 28 individual and small group activities explore concepts in calculus. Each lab includes teacher notes providing... More > model solutions and tips for assigning. The labs are indexed by topics covered and equipment needs.< Less
Bootstrap Teacher Binder By Emmanuel Schanzer et al.
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Bootstrap - a curriculum for Math and Computer science, aligned to the Common Core. Bootstrap teaches students how to program their own vidoegames using purely algebraic concepts, and is designed for... More > students ages 12-16. This binder is intended to provide a paper reference for teachers, but it lacks the embedded links to specific files or programs. The full lesson materials (links and all) can found at www.BootstrapWorld.org. This is the binder used during Bootstrap workshops during the 2014-2015 school year.< Less
A Gentle Introduction to SuperCollider By Bruno Ruviaro
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A step-by-step introduction to the SuperCollider music programming language. Second edition, slightly revised.
United Stories of America By Stuart Matranga
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This anthology of American literature from before the Conquest to the beginning of the 20th century represents the diversity of the many voices in the American choir. Included are poems and stories... More > from Juanita de la Cruz, Zitkala-Sa, Phillis Wheatley, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Frances Harper, along with Mark Twain, Walt Whitman, Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry, Emily Dickinson, and many others. The collection is meant to demonstrate how American history and controversies, everything from slavery to the exploitation of immigrants, has been reflected in beautiful and emotional writing.< Less
The Voice That Thinks By Miles Groth
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Earlier versions of the first two chapters were published as PREPARATORY THINKING IN HEIDEGGER'S TEACHING. Chapter Three and its appendix comprise a whole, “The Telling Word,” introducing... More > my translation of the “Eisgeschichte” by Adalbert Stifter. An earlier version of Chapter Five appeared in PHILOSOPHY TODAY 25(2), Summer 1981, pp. 139-147, as “On the Fundamental Experience of Voice in Language,” and in a French translation the following year as "L'Expérience Fondamentale de la Voix dans le Langage," in SPIRALES. JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL DE CULTURE, No. 16, June 1982, pp. 54-56. Chapters 4 and 6 were published for the first time in the first edition of THE VOICE THAT THINKS. Versions of the Heidegger Bibliography appeared in PREPARATORY THINKING IN HEIDEGGER'S TEACHING and in TRANSLATING HEIDEGGER, but it has been thoroughly revised and supplemented for this volume.< Less
Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego: A History of Service and Education for Catholic Youth By Dr. John Franey
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Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego: A History of Service and Education for Catholic Youth shares the rich history of Catholic schools in the Diocese of San Diego. The book delves into the... More > growth of Catholic education from its earliest inception in the 1700s through the modern era. The book engages in a deep examination of the orders of religious sisters who served in Catholic schools and includes a detailed look at every Catholic K-8 school, high school, and university in the diocese's history.< Less
Improving the Interpreter’s Voice By Cyril Flerov, Michael Jacobs
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Simultaneous and consecutive interpreters must master control of their voice if they want to achieve perfection in the art of interpretation. This unique collaboration between a conference... More > interpreter who teaches simultaneous and consecutive interpretation and an actor who teaches public speaking and accent reduction for interpreters summarizes decades of experience in teaching interpretation, improving the voice, and mastering vocal techniques. The authors explore critical concepts such as: • finding your natural fundamental frequency so your voice is less subject to stress and fatigue; • using the fall intonation and nuclear tones to have more flexibility in simultaneous interpretation; and • giving listeners what they expect, minimizing a foreign accent, and using pauses appropriately.< Less
ARIZONA SCHOOL LAW REVIEW : EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ARIZONA SCHOOL LAW By Gary Emanuel, Thomas Hughes
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Education Law Review: Everything You Need to Know About Arizona School Law
Fifteen Letters on Education in Singapore: Reflections from a Visit to Singapore in 2015 by a Delegation of Educators from Massachusetts By Fernando M. Reimers, E. B. O’Donnell
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When a group of educators from Massachusetts traveled to Singapore to visit schools and talk to teachers, teacher educators, and school and system-level leaders in the fall of 2015, they were... More > determined to learn how Singapore had built a high-performing education system. Singapore has transitioned from an education system focused simply on universal literacy and primary education to one that aims for universal high school graduation and post-secondary success. It has gone from a developing nation in 1965 to a first-world economy today—and it has done so largely by focusing on education. In this series of letters, members of the delegation identify the educational practices and policies that have enabled Singapore to become a prosperous knowledge economy. Many of their practices and successes could be transferred to the United States and elsewhere.< Less
OSA 2015-16 Yearbook 2nd Edition By Oakland School for the Arts
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Oakland School for the Arts Yearbook 2015-16 designed and produced by the students in OSA School of Digital Media.
2016 Tate Conference By J.P. Cavigelli
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2016 Annual Tate Geological Conference in Casper, Wyoming at Casper College.
A Colorful Kindergarten By Kelli Keriotis
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A Colorful Kindergarten is an odyssey into the exploration of color. Kindergarten students from Kelli Keriotis' class began crayons and went on to create with the RGB computer codes with Google... More > Drawings. The book illustrates their discoveries of color, its history and its expression.< Less
Daedal Doodles by The Hillside School By Victor Stabin
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This book is the result of a two month collaboration between Victor Stabin and the fifth through eighth grade students and faculty at The Hillside School. This unique ABC book was inspired by Mr.... More > Stabin’s own Daedel Doodles. The Hillside School is the only independent day school in the Lehigh Valley dedicated to educating children in kindergarten through eighth grade who have been diagnosed with language-based learning disabilities. Reading and writing typically provide a consistent challenge for many of the students at Hillside. This cross curricular activity involving language arts and visual arts demonstrate the persistence and determination with which our students approach new learning experiences. Pairs of students were assigned a letter of the alphabet and a dictionary. Through reading and rereading the dictionary entries for their assigned letters, students were tasked with generating a list of twenty unfamiliar words and their respective definitions.< Less
Origins of Consciousness: How the Search to Understand the Nature of Consciousness is Leading to a New View of Reality By Adrian David Nelson
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In recent years science and philosophy have seen a resurgence of open-mindedness toward deeper views of consciousness. This book explores ideas and evidence now changing the way scientists and... More > philosophers approach the place of consciousness in the universe. From the frontiers of modern physics and cosmology to controversial experiments exploring telepathy and mind-matter interaction, the emerging view promises to change how we understand our place in the universe, our relationship to other life, and the nature of reality itself.< Less
"Take the Time" Building Relationships is the Key By Gail Ward
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Brain Power Today’s philosophy passion and vision is about building relationships through proper communication. In our busy lives we must “Take the Time” to build relationships... More > with the people we meet and those already in our lives. As Brain Power Today travels and presents all over the nation the primary concern of the audience is how to communicate, develop strategies and look for strategies to make a difference in life. Throughout this book you will find quotes that are power packed with meaning that will hit home. Throughout this book you will participate and learn activities that will have you thinking twice about how you speak to others. The book “Take the Time” are activities that the Brain Power Today team have used and found to be successful.< Less
YAC Play Book 2016 By Abiqua YACs
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This is the Abiqua YAC anthology of plays for 2015-2016! Enjoy the creativity of our students.
AWS Yearbook 2015-2016 By shannon hollingsworth
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2015-2016 Austin Waldorf high school yearbook for all four classes: 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grades.
University of Northern Colorado Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017 By SmartCatalog
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This is the 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog for the University of Northern Colorado.
Atkins High School 2015-2016 Yearbook By Atkins PTSA
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This year's Atkins HS Yearbook highlights Classes 9-12, Staff and Departments, Athletics, Academics, and Special Features.