The book ‘Germans are Funny’ by Conrad Rehbach will be very helpful to many. It offers ideas and inspiration to educators well beyond the foreign language teachers. The pedagogical... More > insights are deep and meaningful, and convey to the educator possibilities on how to teach adolescents in a ‘head, heart, and hands’ approach. Although primarily targeted towards the teacher of foreign languages, this book is of interest to anyone involved in education of students grades 6 – 12. The author draws on a lifetime of work with this age group. New insights are presented in this book, concerning the developmental stages of the adolescent, from the revolutionary rebellious spirit to the beginnings of objectivity towards the self and others. The author reminds us to always make room for the necessary humor, and to see the potential absurdity of every situation, a mindset which is one of the fruits of labor in working with this age group.< Less
The Conservation Blueprint is an assessment of the health of Santa Cruz County’s natural environment and a roadmap for the next generation of conservation in the county – a guide to how... More > we can work together to protect, in challenging times, the natural beauty and resources that underpin our way of life.
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This text is an introduction to the future of mass media and mass communications – cross-media communications. Cross-media is explained through the presentation and analysis of contemporary... More > examples and project-based tutorials in cross-media development. The text introduces fundamental terms and concepts, and provides a solid overview of cross-media communications, one that builds from a general introduction to a specific examination of media and genres to a discussion of the concepts involved in designing and developing cross-media communications.< Less
It seems like teaching about games should be easy. After all, students enjoy engaging with course content and have extensive experience with videogames. However, games education can be surprisingly... More > complex. This book explores ludoliteracy, or the question of what it means to understand games, by looking at the challenges and problems faced by students taking games-related classes. In response to these challenges, this book then describes how online learning environments can be used to support learning about games by helping students get more from their experiences with games, and helping students use what they know to establish deeper understanding. Based on the findings from a series of research studies, Ludoliteracy examines the broader implications for supporting games education.< Less
Who am I? How do I live a good life? What is reality? Such perennial questions may seem remote from the pleasures of playing videogames for entertainment and fantasy. Yet gamers too, in the midst of... More > having fun, are potentially embarked upon a quest for understanding and for meaning. Missions for Thoughtful Gamers presents a sequence of 40 challenges, ranging from thought experiments to design exercises, each one inviting players to become more creatively curious and self-aware.< Less
The Task and Assignment Workbook is to be used in conjunction with the TEFL Certification Course Book - How to Teach English as a Foreign Language. The workbook contains the tasks and assignments... More > that are completed during International TEFL Academy's online TEFL certification courses and 4-week onsite courses held in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The workbook contains tasks and assignments based around the following modules:
•Pronunciation, Stress, and Intonation
•Basic Principles of TESOL
•Listening and Reading
•Speaking and Writing
•Classroom Management and Assessment
•Lesson Strategies and Planning
•Teaching Young Learners
•Teaching Business English< Less
Journal of Camus Studies 2012
17 scholarly essays on the literature and philosophy of Albert Camus.
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The third edition of this college-level business math book, revised and updated in 2013, originally published in 2007.
NOTE: This is the THIRD EDITION of this book. The 2nd edition is still... More > in print. Before ordering MAKE SURE THAT THIS IS THE CORRECT EDITION being used at your college!< Less
This Counselingexam.com Test prep study guide covers the NCMHCE National Clinical Mental Health Counseling Exam based on the DSM-5 material. The study guide prepares for NCC certification and state... More > licensure. The study guide for LCPC (in some states LPC or LMHC) licensure includes human diversity, evaluation, assessment, mental status exam, abusive and addictive behaviors, diagnosis, treatment,DSM-5, disorders, schools of psychotherapy, family therapy, groups, career, lifestyle development, human growth, clinical practice, ethics, adjunct services and simulations.< Less
All of the editors of this volume have often been occupied (if not preoccupied) with ceramic artifact identification and cataloguing.We have participated in workshops and symposia in several venues... More > and have all spent time sorting, categorizing, and dating ceramics.We urgently (and selfishly) felt there was a distinct need for a volume with a Western perspective, one containing original essays in addition to particularly useful primary and secondary sources.The dilemma facing us was to find succinct reference information that would not only cover the broad spectrum of ceramic forms but also target what we were actually finding in California’s archaeological sites. Essays chosen for this volume emphasize identifying ceramics and gathering relevant information for the identification and cataloging process.< Less
TEFL is the acronym for Teaching English as a Foreign Language, or simply, English language instruction for non-native speakers. Also known as Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)... More > or English Language Teaching (ELT), the field of TEFL/TESOL is one of the fastest growing educational fields in the world, presenting thousands of excellent professional opportunities in all corners of the globe to native and fluent English speakers who achieve their TEFL/TESOL certification.< Less
A spiral-bound journal for jotting down the fun things you do. Designed for unschoolers and relaxed homeschoolers. Includes tips and information on keeping records and meeting legal requirements, and... More > sample curriculum forms and plan documents as required by some governments.< Less
REVISED EDITION. This 189 page workbook contains all of the exercises and copywork from Language Lessons Through Literature Level 1. The PDF contains the workbook in five different handwriting fonts:... More > vertical cursive, slant cursive, italic, cursive italic, and manuscript.< Less
REVISED EDITION. This 427 page workbook contains all of the exercises and copywork from Language Lessons Through Literature Level 2. The PDF contains the workbook in five different handwriting fonts:... More > vertical cursive, slant cursive, basic italic, cursive italic, and manuscript.< Less
This 432 page workbook contains all of the exercises and copywork from Language Lessons Through Literature Level 3. The PDF contains the workbook in five different handwriting fonts: vertical... More > cursive, slant cursive, basic italic, cursive italic, and manuscript.< Less
Tutorials for organization and configuration to get the most out of the translation environment tool memoQ from Kilgray Translation Technologies, covering versions 5.0 and later, with an emphasis on... More > memoQ 2013 R2. Part of the second edition series of the memoQ in Quick Steps guide.< Less