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Instructional Design, 2nd Edition - Patricia Smith, Tillman Ragan, Tillman J. RaganThis book is notable for its theory-based treatment of the instructional design process, including unusual depth in the design of instructional strategies. Its scope applies to both K-12 and corporate settings, and it is particularly rich with examples and practice. A helpful Learning Resources Web site accompanies the book providing feedback for chapter exercises, job aids, presentations, and other helpful materials. The book won the "Best Book" award from AECT's Division of Instructional Development in 2000.
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Woe Is I: The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English - Patricia T. O'ConnerThe bestselling grammar book has been updated and revised to include the latest and greatest on the basics and subtleties of English, and features a new chapter on the language of the Internet.
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Curriculum for Young Children: An Introduction - Eva Marie Arce, Eva Marie ArceThis volume presents basic introductory material on developing and managing curriculum for early childhood education. Designed as a resource for beginning students and as a reference manual for experienced teachers, this text presents focused, sequential coverage on curriculum for young children. Important areas discussed in the book include: similarities in existing approaches to early childhood education, how to meet children's needs through curriculum, and planning and organizing curriculum. In addition, the text should help students and teachers assess the wealth of activity ideas available
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Constitutional Law: Governmental Powers and Individual Freedoms - Daniel E. Hall, John P. FeldmeierCONSTITUTIONAL LAW: PRINCIPLES IN PRACTICE, 2/e offers comprehensive coverage of two traditional constitutional law subjects: governmental powers and civil liberties. It strives to balance historically significant cases with contemporary problems and includes excerpts of significant cases within the text. Written in a style designed for undergraduates, legal terms are defined in a running glossary and applications assignments appear at the end of each chapter. This edition includes new end-of-chapter exercises, expanded appendices, current case law and features that demonstrate how constitutional