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Improving Reading is perhaps the most comprehensive, useful reading resource available. It is full of ideas for professionals who work with whole classes, individual students, or groups of students. The eight chapters correlate with the main components of a comprehensive reading curriculum and the Common Core. Sections within each chapter provide teaching interventions, strategies, activities, and resources to help students overcome specific reading problems or to achieve the Common Core standards.
Author(s): Marsha Fralick
College and Career Success Concise 8th Edition is designed for one-two unit courses or for developmental students who need more time to read the material. It will help students have a successful journey through college and into their career with career planning and academic skills that will help them to successfully complete their education.
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The resident assistant (RA) is the foundation of every residence life program. These student-staff members face difficult challenges as they guide and support their peers through the college experience. The Resident Assistant, by Gregory Blimling and Denise Baumann, provides a comprehensive text for training RAs in the skills they need to engage their peers in the educational experience of residence halls, and to respond to the many issues group living presents.
Author(s): Mindy Mayol
Mindy Hartman Mayol’s Wellness: The Total Package is now delivered in a new interactive online publication format, yet, offers the familiar perspective of multi-dimensional wellness that includes additional chapter content and concepts. While thoughtful notations of the dimensions of wellness are often referenced, few discuss multidimensional wellness in significant detail or with a personal connection.
College reading and writing is challenging. Students must take in a tremendous amount of information, make sense of it, and see how it fits into their understanding of the world.
Moreover, modern students get their information from a wide variety of sources (Internet, print, media), so now perhaps more than ever they need the ability to read and think critically so that they can evaluate quality and reliability.
New Edition Now Available!
Made popular by the Harvard Business School in the 1980s, Human Resources Management has become a fundamental part of any business, and different from other resources in the fact that people must be managed differently than other resources.
Fitness Fundamentals, A Resource Guide for Active Living familiarizes students with the tools to help plan and develop an effective exercise program by providing key resources. Taking a practical approach, the handbook balances understanding and assessing fitness components with strategies for implementing and applying the basic concepts and principles of lifetime physical fitness. Fitness Fundamentals presents the necessary skills and useful information to guide students toward achieving their health and personal goals.
The purpose of this book is to present a mechanical foundation for the analysis of human movement through the environment. It is designed to illustrate the mechanical relationships between factors from a qualitative and quantitative perspective. In this way, force and motion concepts can be investigated in isolation and from a global perspective.
Author(s): Wisconsin Fast Plants Program
is an "idea book," full of ways you can use recyclable containers to
learn about science and the environment. The projects in this book promote
science as a tool everyone can use to explore the world. These explorations can
be integrated with history, art, music and other creative endeavors. For more
information go to www.bottlebiology.org.