159 pages , Corwin Press , 2009-02-25 Packed with activities, this book offers strategies for basic energizers, objectives for standards-aligned instruction, and assessment tools to energize students and boost learning.
275 pages , MIT Press , 2014 Anyone who has ever been to a public hearing or community meeting would agree that participatory democracy can be boring. Hours of repetitive presentations, alternatingly alarmist or complacent, for or against, accompanied by constant heckling, often with no clear outcome or decision. Is this the best democracy can offer? In Making Democracy ...[Read More]
106 pages , Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. , 2009 Get ready to play! TEEN: Uncover the Real You--the popular magazine’s very first quiz book--was a big hit with its young readers. Now, this engaging follow-up gives girls a fun-filled way to test their smarts and quiz their friends. It’s a clever compilation of the very best word searches, crosswords, fill-in-the-b...[Read More]
2017-01-09T08:00:00Z Information overload, the shallows, weapons of mass distraction, the googlization of minds: countless commentators condemn the flood of images and information that dooms us to a pathological attention deficit.
In this new book, cultural theorist Yves Citton goes against the tide of these standard laments to offer a new perspective on the problem of atten...[Read More]
2012-03-23T07:00:00Z Are you excited about permaculture but unclear how to put it into practice for yourself? Permaculture Design: A Step-by-Step Guide is just what you need! In this unique, full colour guide, experienced permaculture teacher Aranya leads you through the design process from beginning to end, using clear explanations, flowcharts and diagrams.