Leading for Excellence: A Twelve Step Program to Student by Thomas Harvey

By Thomas Harvey

This e-book covers what twelve steps institution leaders have to take to make for a high-achieving institution surroundings. It encompasses robust management, imaginative and prescient and values, excessive expectancies, embedded specialist improvement, flexibility and resilience, and 7 extra steps. It concludes with a questionnaire, the excessive expectancies Environmental Scale (HEES), which you'll observe for your association to figure out its point of excessive expectations.

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The Nature of Intellectual Styles (Educational Psychology) by Li-fang Zhang

By Li-fang Zhang

This ebook presents an updated, panoramic photo of the sphere of highbrow types via describing, reading, and integrating the key theoretical and examine works at the subject. Readers will achieve a extensive realizing of the field—its nature, origins, ancient improvement, theories, study, and purposes, in addition to the interrelationships between significant theoretical constructs proposed through varied theorists some time past few a long time. particularly, 3 significant arguable matters within the box are addressed via either empirical findings and literature evaluate: types as higher as opposed to worse or as equivalent in benefit; types as features as opposed to types as states; and kinds as diversified constructs as opposed to kinds as comparable constructs with diverse sort labels. Educators will locate rules on the right way to increase their educating and review of scholar functionality. scholar improvement experts may be drawn to the booklet simply because highbrow types, as evidenced via fresh reports, play a severe position in lots of points of scholar improvement together with cognitive, affective, psychosocial, and profession improvement. Psychologists will achieve an figuring out of a huge side of the sector on the interface among cognition and character. Managers in enterprise will locate the e-book proper to such matters as potent supervision and employees education and improvement. the character of highbrow types is meant for anyone—particularly researchers and scholars within the fields of schooling, psychology, and company management—who is drawn to figuring out highbrow types and their results on way of life.

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Speditionsbetriebslehre und Logistik by Dorit Oelfke

By Dorit Oelfke

Mit seinen stichhaltigen Prüfungsfragen und Lösungen bietet Ihnen der "Oelfke" eine optimale Vorbereitung auf Ihre Abschlussprüfung zum Speditionskaufmann. So können Sie Ihr Wissen systematisch überprüfen, festigen und vertiefen.
Ebenso bietet er Ihnen auch als erfahrenem Praktiker einen kurzen, knappen und damit idealen Leitfaden für die Auffrischung Ihrer Kenntnisse.
Die Überarbeitung der 20. Auflage betrifft alle Kapitel. Insbesondere wurden folgende Themenstichpunkte einer dezidierten Bearbeitung unterzogen: Luftfracht mit den Stichworten "Bekannte/ unbekannte Fracht" und "Reglementierter Beauftragter", Zoll mit den Stichworten "Automated Export System"(AES), "Zugelassener Versender/ Empfänger" und "Zugelassener Wirtschaftsbeteiligter(AEO)" sowie Ergänzungen zum Spediteursammelgutverkehr. Außerdem wurden inaktuelle Formulare durch neue ersetzt, so dass das Werk auf dem neuesten Stand ist.
Die Skizzen zu verschiedene Themen erleichtern das Verständnis der teils weitreichenden Zusammenhänge. Ein zusätzlich integriertes Begriffsverzeichnis in Englisch und Deutsch bietet einen Überblick über die wichtigsten Fachausdrücke, die beherrscht werden sollten.

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Educational Innovations Beyond Technology: Nurturing by Nancy Law, Allan Yuen, Robert Fox

By Nancy Law, Allan Yuen, Robert Fox

Providing today’s scholars with aggressive skills—information literacy, problem-solving, communications—is an ongoing problem requiring a number of degrees of school room and administrative aid. but many associations decide to expertise projects with out transparent long term pursuits or aid constructions, with the end result that principles that appear invaluable in idea have scant impression on studying results. Referencing quite a few case stories from constructed and constructing international locations, academic options past expertise examines the winning implementation of knowledge and conversation expertise (ICT), not just by way of attempt ratings and school room effects, but additionally the inventive and visionary options and practices of lecturers, directors, and policymakers in bringing approximately system-wide ICT-based switch. ICT is established as either a maintaining and a transformative know-how, concurrently enhancing and redefining academic perform in those and different salient parts: • pupil and instructor roles within the ICT-supported school room. • Pedagogical perform, expertise use, and instructor competence. • Contextual stipulations of cutting edge faculties. • demanding situations of sustainability and transferability. • tools of scaling up and shifting leading edge practices in different environments. • management and alter mechanisms on the tuition and system-wide degrees. the guidelines and insights in academic recommendations past expertise will encourage execs in schooling and comparable fields, together with academics and instructor educators, educational designers and know-how coordinators, principals and directors, and schooling policymakers. Researchers learning academic swap, comparative academic equipment, and expertise integration also will locate a lot of curiosity during this specific volume.

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Speditionsbetriebslehre und Logistik: Die wichtigsten by StD Dipl.-Hdl. Wolfgang Oelfke (auth.)

By StD Dipl.-Hdl. Wolfgang Oelfke (auth.)

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Aufgaben und rechtliche Stellung des Spediteurs in der Wirtschaft Das Speditionsunternehmen Die einzelnen Speditionszweige Zur politischen Ordnung in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Zielgruppe
Auszubildende Speditionskaufleute Lehrer und Ausbilder Praktiker in Speditionsunternehmen

?ber den Autor/Hrsg
Diplomhandelslehrer Wolfgang Oelfke, gelernter Spediteur, ist seit vielen Jahren als Studiendirektor im Hamburger Schuldienst t?tig und unterrichtet dort Speditionskaufleute. Er hat am Rahmenlehrplan Spedition auf Bundesebene mitgearbeitet.

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Understanding and Preventing Teacher Burnout: A Sourcebook by Roland Vandenberghe, A. Michael Huberman

By Roland Vandenberghe, A. Michael Huberman

''Burnout'' used to be first investigated within the Seventies as a main issue of overextended and dissatisfied social provider employees. although, because the nature of those employees' jobs has replaced, so has the character of the syndrome. the present event of burnout is lived out in a tougher social context, with social carrier staff suffering more durable for social credibility and activity safeguard. for example, as a result of larger calls for on their time and effort, academics are being pressed to do extra paintings with fewer assets, whereas receiving fewer rewards and not more reputation in their efforts. the target of this quantity is to supply new views and a deeper realizing of the character, stipulations, and results of burnout, such a lot significantly within the instructing occupation. to do that, the members evaluation the latest examine within the box, and describe learn and motion agendas designed to wrestle the occurrence of burnout within the office. Researchers and execs within the fields of schooling and social psychology can be relatively attracted to what this quantity has to provide.

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Profound Improvement: Building Capacity for a Learning by Coral Mitchell

By Coral Mitchell

The publication discusses the belief of the educational neighborhood as a car for pro studying and college development.

As the authors exhibit, the training group develops according to development means in 3 domain names: own, interpersonal and organizational. within the own area, educators deconstruct and reconstruct their expert narratives to augment scholar studying perform. within the interpersonal area, educators generate norms and values that foster experimentation and significant research of academic perform and that advertise collective and person studying. within the organizational area, seen and invisible buildings are built that let group individuals to enact academic practices in help of profound development in instructing and studying. This revised and up to date version of Profound Improvement not just brings this significant paintings updated but additionally exhibits how the authors pondering has replaced and constructed because the e-book was once initially written.

The publication specializes in the lifetime of educators because it pertains to specialist studying and progress. it truly is excited about human development and improvement, human cognition and have an effect on and human interactions and activities within the context of a college community.

For the recent version the authors also:

  • elaborate extra totally the thought of studying groups in accordance with residing platforms and ecological perspectives
  • develop their ability development model

They express that construction a studying group is a dynamic method that engages the person, the crowd and the association in embedded interdependencies and mutual affects. because the authors truly exhibit: schooling is a dwelling procedure in place of a controlled system.

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Handbook of Implementation Science for Psychology in by Barbara Kelly

By Barbara Kelly

Implementation technological know-how is the technological know-how of the effectiveness of study for real-world practitioners. This ebook is an crucial, hugely cutting edge, and evidence-based source aimed toward using learn in psychology to enhance all elements of schooling, from person education programs to organizational improvement. It addresses the frequent confusion and sadness concerning the loss of effectiveness of real-world psychology and offers twenty-seven chapters delivering confirmed guidelines, concepts, and techniques for designing, assisting, and bettering interventions in faculties. jointly, the chapters transcend the world of psychology and schooling, tackling matters approximately easy methods to advertise confident switch in any context, protecting subject matters from epistemology via information to examples of implementation methods, frameworks and protocols. This ebook creates an immensely proper physique of data and facts for any practitioner or association dealing with the demanding situations of swap. crucial analyzing for practitioners, coverage makers, stakeholders, and funders in psychology, schooling, and past.

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Knowledge, Creativity and Failure: A New Pedagogical by Chris Hay

By Chris Hay

This booklet bargains a brand new framework for the research of training and studying within the inventive arts. It offers academics with a vocabulary to explain what they train and the way they do that in the inventive arts. instructing and studying during this box, with its specialise in the private features of the scholar and its insistence on intangible features like expertise and creativity, has lengthy resisted conventional types of pedagogy. within the courageous new global of high-stakes evaluate and examination-driven results around the schooling procedure, this resistance has confirmed to be a critical weak point and pushed inventive arts lecturers extra into the margins. rather than accepting this relegation lecturers of artistic arts needs to got down to catch the uniqueness in their pedagogy. This publication will let academics to go beyond the opaque metaphors that proliferate within the inventive arts, and as an alternative to argue for the robustness and rigour in their perform.

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