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Advice on education

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Taming the Tiger Parent: How to put your child's well-being first in a competitive world

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Taming the Tiger Parent: How to put your child's well-being first in a competitive...

Tanith Carey

Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting; Advice on education

Paperback

This book sets out to present the latest research on the damage that competitive parenting is doing to our children; and to... [more]

$24.99

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Free Schools: How to Get a Great Education For Your Kids Without Spending a Fortune

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Free Schools: How to Get a Great Education For Your Kids Without Spending...

David Gillespie

History; Advice on education

Paperback

David Gillespie has six kids. When it came time to select high schools, he thought he should investigate the level of advantage... [more]

$29.99

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Help Your Kids with English

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Help Your Kids with English

Carol Vorderman

Advice on education; Educational: English language & literacy; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Suitable for every frustrated parent and desperate child, who wants to understand English and put what they've learnt into... [more]

$35.00

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Phonics For Dummies

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Phonics For Dummies

Susan M. Greve

Teaching of a specific subject; Advice on education; Educational: English language: reading & writing skills; Languages & ESL

Mixed media product

Features kid- and parent-friendly tips and activities The fun and easy way to grasp the ABCs of reading Want to introduce... [more]

$35.95

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What Every Parent Needs to Know: How to Help Your Child Get the Most out of Primary School

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What Every Parent Needs to Know: How to Help Your Child Get the Most out...

Toby Young, Miranda Thomas

Health & Self-Help; Child care & upbringing; Advice on education

Hardback

What is your child learning each day in school? How can you tell if they are doing well or badly? And what can you do to help?... [more]

$39.99

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The Guide to Learning and Study Skills: For Higher Education and at Work

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The Guide to Learning and Study Skills: For Higher Education and at Work...

Sue Drew, Rosie Bingham

Reference; Higher & further education, tertiary education; Study & learning skills: general; Advice on education; Educational material

Paperback

Skills in learning and studying are vital to ensure success in higher education study, whether at undergraduate or postgraduate... [more]

$45.00

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Working in English Language Teaching

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Working in English Language Teaching

Francesa Target

ELT: teaching theory & methods; Careers guidance; Advice on careers & achieving success; Advice on education; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Illustrated with case studies throughout, this book shows readers how to enter, progress and move between different ELT pathways.... [more]

$29.95

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Smart Thinking: How to Think Conceptually, Design Solutions and Make Decisions

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Smart Thinking: How to Think Conceptually, Design Solutions and Make Decisions...

Bryan Greetham

Study & learning skills: general; Advice on careers & achieving success; Advice on education

Paperback

We all have the ability to think conceptually and creatively, but for many of us this potential lies untapped. Smart Thinking... [more]

$36.95

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Will College Pay off?: A Guide to the Most Important Financial Decision You'll Ever Make

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Will College Pay off?: A Guide to the Most Important Financial Decision...

Peter Cappelli

Funding of education & student finance; Higher & further education, tertiary education; Personal finance; Advice on education

Hardback

The college marketplace today is bewildering. Many of the new developments mirror what has happened in healthcare: costs continue... [more]

$44.99

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The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing--but You Don't Have to be

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The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing--but You...

Anya Kamenetz

Examinations & assessment; Advice on parenting; Advice on education

Hardback

Standardized assessments test our children, our teachers, our schools--and increasingly, our patience. Your child is more... [more]

$44.99

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Studying as a Parent: A Handbook for Success

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Studying as a Parent: A Handbook for Success

Helen Owton

Advice on education

Paperback

Offers practical information and motivational support to help parents in higher education successfully deal with the challenges... [more]

$23.95

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Studying in China: A Practical Handbook for Students

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Studying in China: A Practical Handbook for Students

Patrick McAloon

Advice on education; Living & working abroad; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A visit to China can change your life. Have you thought about studying in China, but are not sure what you will find there?... [more]

$19.99

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Studying Science: A Guide to Undergraduate Success

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Studying Science: A Guide to Undergraduate Success

Pauline Millican, John Heritage

Study & learning skills: general; Science: general issues; Advice on education

Paperback

This revised edition of an invaluable handbook introduces new undergraduate bioscience students to the skills needed to succeed... [more]

$67.35  $60.60

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What Next After School?: All You Need to Know About Work, Travel and Study

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What Next After School?: All You Need to Know About Work, Travel and Study...

Elizabeth Holmes

Advice on careers & achieving success; Advice on education

Paperback

Helps students to understand the many options available to them as they approach the end of their school years, including... [more]

$37.95

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Teaching Pyramid Observation Tool (TPOT') for Preschool Classrooms Set

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Teaching Pyramid Observation Tool (TPOT') for Preschool Classrooms Set

Lise K. Fox, Mary Louise Hemmeter, Patricia Snyder

Pre-school & kindergarten; Teaching skills & techniques; Advice on education; Educational material

Paperback

If your programme is among the thousands using the evidence-based Pyramid Model for Promoting Social Emotional Competence... [more]

$128.00

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Behind the Academic Curtain: How to Find Success and Happiness with a PHD

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Behind the Academic Curtain: How to Find Success and Happiness with a PHD...

Frank Furstenberg

Universities; Advice on careers & achieving success; Advice on education

Paperback

More people than ever are going to graduate school to seek a PhD these days. When they get there, they discover a bewildering... [more]

$32.95

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Why  A  Students Work for  C  Students and Why  B  Students Work for the Government: Rich Dad's Guide to Financial Education for Parents

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Why A Students Work for C Students and Why B Students Work for the...

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Business & Economics; Child care & upbringing; Advice on education

Paperback

Kiyosaki expands on his belief that the school system was created to churn out 'Es' / Employees... those "A Students"... [more]

$24.99

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101 Things I Learned in Engineering School

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101 Things I Learned in Engineering School

Matthew Frederick, John Kuprenas

Mathematics & Sciences; Engineering: general; Advice on careers & achieving success; Advice on education

Hardback

A highly successful and respected civil engineer provides an introduction and thorough overview into this important and ever-changing... [more]

$27.99

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How to Get a First: Insights and Advice from a First-Class Graduate

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How to Get a First: Insights and Advice from a First-Class Graduate

Michael Tefula

Study & learning skills: general; Advice on education

Paperback

A lively and original perspective on gaining an outstanding degree from a recent first-class graduate. Combines personal experience,... [more]

$24.95

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Help Your Kids with Science

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Help Your Kids with Science

Carol Vorderman

Advice on education; Children's & Educational; Educational: Sciences, general science

Paperback

Enables you to reduce the stress of studying science and help your children with their homework. This title covers the important... [more]

$35.00

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Preparing Children for Success in School and Life: 20 Ways to Increase Your Child's Brain Power

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Preparing Children for Success in School and Life: 20 Ways to Increase Your...

Marcia L. Tate

Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting; Advice on education

Paperback

Award-winning Marcia L. Tate provides a research-based road map for raising children to reach their fullest potential and... [more]

$37.95

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Succeeding in Your Medical Degree

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Succeeding in Your Medical Degree

Simon Watmough

Higher & further education, tertiary education; Medicine: general issues; Advice on education

Paperback

This book will help new students to understand the key elements of the medical degree so they can be successful in their new... [more]

$69.00

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How to Pay for College: A Library How-To Handbook

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How to Pay for College: A Library How-To Handbook

American Library Association

Funding of education & student finance; Advice on education

Paperback

From the research experts at the American Library Association, here is aunique, practical guide to financing a college...... [more]

$24.99

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On Your Own: A College Readiness Guide for Teens with ADHD/LDAPM

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On Your Own: A College Readiness Guide for Teens with ADHD/LDAPM

Patricia O. Quinn, MD, Theresa E. Laurie Maitland

Coping with illness; Advice on education

Hardback

Preparing to live on your own at college can be difficult and scary--especially for teens with ADHD or LD. On Your Own provides... [more]

$29.95

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Ready for Take-off: Preparing Your Teen with ADHD or LD for College

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Ready for Take-off: Preparing Your Teen with ADHD or LD for College

Theresa E. Laurie Maitland, Patricia O. Quinn, MD

Higher & further education, tertiary education; Study & learning skills: general; Coping with disability; Teenagers: advice for parents; Advice on education

Paperback

Using college readiness surveys and handy worksheets, Ready for Take-Off teaches you how to promote self-determination, academic,... [more]

$41.95

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