Vital Skills

Author: Kathleen Straker
Editor: Pathway Book Service
ISBN: 9780979847509
Size: 15,95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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If you are looking for a systematic approach to your studies, look no further. The authors of "Vital Skills"are study skills experts who have researched and tested the strategies taught in this book. "Vital Skills" will teach you how to:

Studying And Learning At University

Author: Alan Pritchard
Editor: SAGE
ISBN: 1849206457
Size: 17,92 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 659

Studying and Learning at University provides a concise and accessible introduction to the essential study skills for first-time undergraduates. Alan Pritchard focuses on the skills that every student will need to master to achieve success in their academic career. Practical, straight-forward advice is provided on subjects such as how to: approach learning use active reading techniques use computers and the internet to support academic study prepare for written assessment prepare and deliver presentations. This guide is essential reading for anyone new to study at undergraduate level. Students setting out on any undergraduate course will welcome the support and guideance provided here. SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills website for tips, quizzes and videos on study success!

The Effective Woman Manager

Author: Nathaniel Stewart
Size: 14,18 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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How To Land An A330 Airbus

Author: James May
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 184894229X
Size: 16,99 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 833

Being given yet another pointless 'man manual' that told him fifty ways to tie a bow tie in under 30 seconds made James May certain there was a need for another kind of book. This book, in fact. He reckons there are nine vital things that a chap should be (P)2010 Hodder & Stoughton

Developing Advanced Primary Teaching Skills

Author: Denis Hayes
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1136343903
Size: 10,97 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 244

Do you believe that continuous improvement in teaching is essential? Do you wish to enhance your understanding of how children learn? Are you eager to become a well-informed professional? From the author of the hugely respected Foundations of Primary Teaching, this advanced textbook explores the essential elements of teaching and learning and the process of becoming a caring and competent teacher. It introduces a wide range of education issues, challenges and requirements with the intention of promoting advanced classroom practice, both for individuals and within teams. The book offers insights, ideas, hints and thought-provoking education topics for individual reflection and team discussion. With a focus on understanding the teaching and learning processes and the factors that impact upon providing a high quality education for every pupil, this book discusses in detail key learning skills, dilemmas and challenges for primary teachers and themes in continuing professional development. It covers issues in teaching and learning including: The nature/nurture debate Motivation Emotional and moral development Raising boys’ achievement levels Gender and teachers Accelerated learning Reflective practice. Including action points, hints and challenges, this book will be of interest to trainee teachers, postgraduates, experienced qualified teachers, deputy head teachers and head teachers who wish to be more consistently effective and make a positive impact on the lives of children in their primary classroom.

Soft Skills For Children

Author: Nancy Armstrong Melser
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1475851782
Size: 14,87 MB
Format: PDF
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Children today are growing up in a culture of confusion and uncertainty. Their lives are often hurried and overcommitted. Structures like bedtime and manners are often not practiced in homes and schools. Parents and teachers are looking for how to teach important skills such as manners and organization to the children in their lives. This book will focus on 14 important skills in the development of children and will offer advice for both parents and teachers on how to successfully teach and model these skills to them. Skills such as teamwork, motivation, resilience, balance, and empathy are presented in each chapter and provide examples for how to use these skills with children. Each chapter begins with an overview, has suggestions for parents and teachers, and wraps up with key points for each of the 14 soft skills presented. The book is practical, and while based in research, is easy to read and comprehend. The guide will help parents and teachers see many ways to teach soft skills, as they will impact children in their future classroom performance, professional demeanor, and various areas that will help them become successful in all areas of life!


Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means
Size: 10,72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A Skills Standard For Budding Scientists

Editor: Quickfox Publishing
ISBN: 0620404906
Size: 11,49 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A skills standard for budding scientists is an invaluable and practical hands-on guide for teaching students the vital skills needed at high school and early tertiary level for the successful completion of most tasks and assignments. It covers a wide range of skills from effective essay and report writing, to working with and evaluating different kinds of information and data, effective summarising and note-taking, as well as the skills required for more practical tasks such as conducting surveys, presenting orals, creating project displays, and so on. This book aims to offer practical skills education, whilst encouraging the vital practice of critical thinking, each step of the way. The book also aims to promote standardisation of skills within all schools and across all grades so that teachers and learners alike can start working from the 'same page'. Standardising skills helps eliminate the confusion arising out of conflicting skills instruction and helps learners know what should be presented in any task or assignment.

Abcs For Ceos

Author: Jet Parker
Size: 20,91 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Study Skills For Psychology Students

Author: Sylvie Collins
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1444165550
Size: 14,21 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 720

""The problem with the first year was I didn't know what I didn't know, and even when I thought there was something I was supposed to know I didn't know what to do about it."" This quote from a perplexed undergraduate student illustrates the plight of many first-years who feel overwhelmed by the demands made on them at university, combined with the expectation of lecturers and tutors that they will already know how to study independently. 'Study Skills for Psychology Students' is a light-hearted yet comprehensive guide to studying psychology at university. Covering topics such as using the library and other resources, making effective notes in lectures and successful revision skills, the authors provide a practical guide to help the new student get the most out of their psychology course. Finally, in addition to the generic information needed by all students embarking on a degree course, 'Study Skills for Psychology Students' includes psychology specific material on Ethics, Professional Data Acquisition and Interviewing Skills.