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Author(s): Alison Donley
The focus of this text is primarily to help students learn more about themselves as they create a fitness and wellness routine through an introductory practice of one of the systems of Hatha yoga, the physical path to union of body, mind, and spirit.
Author(s): Maria Napoli
Tools for Mindful Living: Practicing the 4 Step MAC Guide offers you an opportunity to understand mindfulness and identify markers on how stress impacts your life. Each chapter offers the reader various opportunities to practice mindfulness using the simple and applicable 4 Step MAC Guide. Focusing on how one reacts or responds to their experiences and conscious attention to information communicated by one’s breath, senses, body, thoughts, emotions and instincts will be discussed throughout the book. Discovering personal communication styles that impact every da
Author(s): Janet Rouslin, Mary Anne Eaton, Barbara Robinson, Allison Acquisto
Food, Nutrition, and Culinary Arts is a unique blend of basic nutrition concepts with a focus on culinary arts. Starting with the first chapters on nutrition concepts, the use of food to meet nutrition standards is emphasized. Future chapters delve into the six essential nutrients, as well as health-related information that can help chefs learn to plan colorful and tasty meals around specific nutritional requirements. The Culinary Corner in each chapter reviews current trends and topics in the field of nutrition and culinary arts.
Author(s): Monte L Thies
A Key to the Skulls of North American Mammals is a reference and tool for working in and teaching mammalogy. It provides an up-to-date comprehensive treatment of all mammal genera, both native and introduced, occurring in North America north of Mexico, inclusive of marine mammals found in coastal waters.
The updated 4th edition includes a general reorganization of orders to more accurately represent current associations among higher taxonomic groupings.
Author(s): Hillary Hyman
Looking for an academically oriented oral presentation textbook for Intermediate or Advanced ESL/EFL students?
Academically Speaking: An Activity Book for ESL/EFL Students has been created for you. Based on longstanding pedagogical and psycholinguistic principles, it has been authored by a seasoned ESL professional with extensive domestic and international teaching experience.
Author(s): Arthur Townley, June Schmieder
School Law: A California Perspective emphasizes those critical law issues confronting California educators. It is an excellent reference not only for students who are completing an administrative credential or graduate degree in educational administration, but also those teachers and administrators who are currently serving in a school leadership role.
Drawing on our collective experience of more than 70 years as teachers and administrators in California public education, School Law: A California Perspective:
Author(s): Laura Bates
This is a book for future elementary school teachers or anyone working with juveniles. It covers all the main genres of literature (picture books, fairy tales, theater, fiction) and all grade levels (k-9). It is based on the author’s 20 years’ experience as professor, having taught over 2,000 future school teachers. It is also combined with author’s 20+ years’ experience working with incarcerated juveniles, teaching teachers how to recognize children “at risk” and re-direct their criminal track.
Author(s): Sally Ingles
Developing Dispositions is a straightforward, simplistic introduction to the field of education. The chapters align to the dimensions of human interaction, oral communication, critical thinking, professionalism, and leadership skills and dispositions. Ready-to-use activities, assessments, rubrics, and forms are provided that will serve to develop critical skills and dispositions in preservice teachers.
Developing Dispositions can benefit many: