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The Wizard Heir

The Wizard HeirThe Wizard Heir

Sixteen-year-old Seph McCauley has spent the past three years getting kicked out of one exclusive private school after another. And it's not his attitude that's the problem.


Tags: after, school, another, attitude, Wizard, private
Harvard Business Review Brasil - July 2014

Harvard Business Review Brasil - July 2014Harvard Business Review Brasil - July 2014

Harvard Business Review is a general management magazine published since 1922 by Harvard Business School Publishing, owned by the Harvard Business School. A monthly research-based magazine written for business practitioners, it claims a high ranking business readership among academics, executives, and management consultants.
Tags: Harvard, Business, School, magazine, management, Review
Scholars' Secrets: How to Get Your A's

Scholars' Secrets: How to Get Your A'sScholars' Secrets: How to Get Your A's

Do you wish to get better grades in school? Have you ever dreamed of being a top student? If your answer to these questions is "yes!", then this is the book for you. In this book, the author shares his personal story about how he progressed from doing badly in primary school to topping his class in postgraduate studies, whilst dealing with obstacles like poverty and parental abuse. He also shares with readers the stories of other past scholars who won various scholarships. Unlike most books on study and examination techniques which are written by teachers, examiners, psychologists and other "experts", this book is written from the perspective of the students themselves
Tags: other, shares, written, school, scholarships, Scholars
Examining What We Do To Improve Our Schools: Eight Steps from Analysis to Action
Examining What We Do To Improve Our Schools: Eight Steps from Analysis to ActionThis book shows school leaders how they can infuse their daily practice with an examination of the actions they take to improve their schools. It identifies eight steps that inform the school improvement process and boost student achievement.
These steps provide a framework for examining school improvement as part of a genuine process with meaning and value for all those involved.
Tags: school, process, their, steps, improvement
An Introduction to the English School of International Relations: The Societal Approach
An Introduction to the English School of International Relations: The Societal ApproachThis outstanding book is the first comprehensive introduction to the English School of International Relations. Written by leading ES scholar Barry Buzan, it expertly guides readers through the English School’s formative ideas, intellectual and historical roots, current controversies and future avenues of development.
Tags: English, Relations, International, School, roots
The Chocolate War

The Chocolate WarThe Chocolate War

Does Jerry Renault dare to disturb the universe? You wouldn't think that his refusal to sell chocolates during his school's fundraiser would create such a stir, but it does; it's as if the whole school comes apart at the seams. To some, Jerry is a hero, but to others, he becomes a scapegoat--a target for their pent-up hatred. And Jerry? He's just trying to stand up for what he believes, but perhaps there is no way for him to escape becoming a pawn in this game of control; students are pitted against other students, fighting for honor--or are they fighting for their lives? In 1974, author Robert Cormier dared to disturb our universe

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Tags: Jerry, school, fighting, students, their, Chocolate
Students' Identities and Literacy Learning
Students' Identities and Literacy LearningEducators will find in this book an opportunity to examine the multiple, dynamic identities of the students they instruct and to consider the ways in which all teachers and students are shaped by their social and cultural settings. The volume is the first to examine theories of identity and elementary literacy practices by presenting data in a teacher-friendly format. The chapters highlight the influences of school and, to some extent, home contexts on students' identities as readers and writers, and give numerous implications for practice.
Tags: students, examine, identities, influences, school