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    The Well-Trained Mind (English, Hardback) Susan Wise Bauer, Jessie Wise

    A revised and updated edition of the perennial bestseller that sparked a home school movement.

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    Watson's Caring in the Digital World (English, Paperback) Kathleen Sitzman, Jean Watson

    This innovative text, built on the foundations of Watson’s Caring Science, demonstrates how nursing professionals can develop virtual relationships that encompass caring and understanding in professional, teaching/learning, and everyday cyber communications. It describes how caring and love can transcend distance, space, and time in our increasingly 'virtual" world in order to preserve the basic...

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    Habits (English, Paperback) Charlotte M Mason

    A selection of Charlotte Mason's writings on the topic of Habit Formation in children. Her teachings on the topic of education required six large volumes to cover. This book makes it simple for homeschooling parents to find exactly what they need to learn about Charlotte Mason's thoughts on establishing good habits.The teachings and philosophies of Charlotte Mason, a British educator from the last...

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    Essentials of Online Course Design (English, Paperback) Marjorie Vai, Kristen Sosulski

    In spite of the proliferation of online learning, creating online courses can still evoke a good deal of frustration, negativity, and wariness in those who need to create them. The second edition ofEssentials of Online Course Design takes a fresh, thoughtfully designed, step-by-step approach to online course development. At its core is a set of standards that are based on best practices in the...

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    The Legend of the Sand Dollar (English, Hardback) Chris Auer, Richard Cowdrey

    This newly illustrated edition of The Legend of the Sand Dollar renews the wonder and charm of the timeless tale that explores the hidden meaning of Easter within the sand dollar. Written by Chris Auer with vibrant artwork from Bad Dog, Marley illustrator, Richard Cowdrey, this holiday classic comes to life for a new generation.

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    E-Learning in the 21st Century (English, Paperback) D. Randy Garrison

    The third edition of E-Learning in the 21st Century provides a coherent, comprehensive, and empirically-based framework for understanding e-learning in higher education. Garrison draws on his decades of experience and extensive research in the field to explore technological, pedagogical, and organizational implications. The third edition has been fully updated throughout and includes new material...

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  • Montessori
    Montessori at Home Guide (English, Paperback) A M Sterling

    In this edition of the 'Montessori at Home Guide' series, you, the parent or caregiver, get 101 practical activities to help your 2-6 year old learn in a Montessori-inspired way. '101 Montessori-Inspired Activities for Children Ages 2-6' contains A. M. Sterling's favorite activities along with activities submitted for inclusion by well-known Montessori bloggers such as Anastasia of 'Montessori...

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    Montessori at Home Guide (English, Paperback) A M Sterling

    “Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.” -Maria Montessori This beginner’s guide to the Montessori Method of homeschooling for children ages 2-6 is written by parents who have embraced this method of educating their own children. It was written in hopes of simplifying the process for other parents and caregivers who are considering doing the same. The Montessori...

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    The Outdoor Life of Children (English, Paperback) Charlotte M Mason

    Book Number Two in the Charlotte Mason Topics series, The Outdoor Life of Children is a compilation of Charlotte Mason’s writings on the topics of Nature Study, teaching natural philosophy, and the importance of children being out-of-doors. Now all of Charlotte Mason’s writings on Nature Study and the outdoors (from the original six-volume set) are located in this one, easy-to-use volume.The...

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    How to Write a Book in a Week (English, Paperback) Marie Stern, Esther Jacobs

    Is this the year you are finally going to share your message with the world? Don’t let the idea of having to write a book hold you back. It’s easier than you think, and you don't even have to actually write the book yourself...Never thought about writing a book? Maybe you should consider it! Publishing a book will give you expert status, help spread your message and increase sales of your other...

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    The Princess Twins Collection (English, Hardback) Mona Hodgson, Julie Olson

    The Princess Twins Treasury follows Abby and Emma on four exciting adventures that show girls what it means to be a princess of the true King. In this four-book collection of level one I Can Reads, readers learn lessons of courage, kindness, humility, and inner beauty.

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    Online Education (English, Paperback) Kelli Cargile Cook, Keith Grant-Davis

    In "Online Education: Global Questions, Local Answers", 24 college educators focus on the most important questions to be addressed by all scholar-teachers and administrators committed to developing high-quality online education programs. We describe these questions as "global" because they transcend the particular situations of individual institutions. They are questions that everyone involved in...

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    Handbook of Research on Writing and Composing in the Age of Moocs (English, Hardback) Elizabeth A. Monske, Kristine L. Blair

    Provides an overview of the current state of larger scale online courses and the latest competencies for teaching writing online. This publication features comprehensive coverage across a range of perspectives on teaching in virtual classrooms, such as MOOC delivery models, digital participation, and user-centred instructional design.

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  • Flipped
    Flipped Instruction (English, Hardback) Information Resources Management Association

    "This book is a comprehensive reference source for the latest scholarly perspectives on promoting flipped learning strategies, tools, and theories in classroom environments. Featuring a range of extensive coverage across innovative topics, such as student engagement, educational technologies, and online learning environments"--

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    Handbook of Research on Innovative Pedagogies and Technologies for Online Learning in Higher Education (English, Hardback) Carl Moore

    Presents the latest scholarly research on the implementation of instructional strategies, tools, and innovations in online learning environments. This publication features extensive coverage across a range of relevant perspectives and topics, such as social constructivism, collaborative learning and projects, and virtual worlds.

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    Creating the Anywhere, Anytime Classroom (English, Paperback) Casey Reason, Lisa Reason

    As technology continues to shift the educational landscape, most K–12 teachers’ instructional strategies remain mostly unchanged. Discover how to enhance student learning in online and blended classrooms. This user-friendly resource offers direct guidance on the steps K–12 educators must take to facilitate online learning and maximize student growth using readily available digital tools. Each...

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    Designing Adaptive and Personalized Learning Environments (English, Paperback) Kinshuk

    Designing Adaptive and Personalized Learning Environments provides a theoretically based yet practical guide to systematic design processes for learning environments that provide automatic customization of learning and instruction.The book consists of four main sections: In Introduction and Overview, the concepts of adaptivity and personalization are introduced and explored in detail....

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  • Success
    Success as an Online Student (English, Paperback) Kevin J. Fandl, Jamie D. Smith

    A practical guide for any student considering enrollment in, currently enrolled in, or recently graduated from an online course. It covers topics such as: how to identify the best online program; comparing online with traditional education programs; finding an ideal work-life balance; managing time and staying organized and more.

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    Math by Grace (English, Paperback) Professor Dana Williams $13.63
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  • Essentials
    Essentials of Online Teaching (English, Paperback) Margaret Foley McCabe, Patricia Gonzalez Flores

    Essentials of Online Teaching is a practical, standards-based, streamlined guide to teaching online, whether in higher education, school, or corporate learning environments. This brief but powerful guide is easy to use and effectively combines text, images and references to online resources, encouraging immediate application of concepts; encourages readers through a fast and effective process;...

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