The Essential Guide to Managing Teacher Stress

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Author: Damian Tommasino

Publisher: Pearson It Certification

ISBN: 9780789752260

Category: Computers

Page: 544

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Master every topic on Red Hat's new RHCSA(tm) and RHCE® exams. Assess your knowledge and focus your learning. Get the practical workplace knowledge you need! Start-to-finish RHCSA(tm) and RHCE® preparation from leading Linux system administrator, IT trainer, and certification expert Damian Tommasino! Master every RHCSA(tm) and RHCE® topic! Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 local and network installation System services, runlevels, and bootup Disks, partitions, and file systems, including LUKS encryption Networking Package management User administration Logging, monitoring, and automation Kernel updates and tuning Security, including SELinux, firewalls, and policies Remote access, including SSH Apache, Squid, DNS, DHCP, NTP, and email NFS and Samba Client and network troubleshooting KVM virtualization Test your knowledge, build your confidence, and succeed! 22 hands-on RHCSA(tm) and RHCE® Labs, each with multiple real-world tasks Downloadable troubleshooting scripts Practical tutorials and real-world tips Exam tips Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Command Quick Reference Exclusive Red Hat exam prep advice and task lists Two full length lab-based practice exams Damian Tommasino (RHCE, RHCSA, MCSA, CCNA, CCENT, MCP, Security+, Network+, A+) is a Linux system administrator at TradeCard and CEO of Modular Learning Inc., an online IT training company. He blogs on Red Hat, Linux, and security at Security Nut (http://secnut.blogspot.com), and actively contributes to the popular IT exam certification forums at techexams.net.

The Essential Guide to Managing Teacher Stress

Practical Skills for Teachers

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Author: Bill Rogers

Publisher: Longman

ISBN: 9781408261743

Category: Education

Page: 236

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Offering practical solutions to those facing problems in the classroom, this book emphasises the necessity for, and proven advantages of, a peer support as part of a whole-school approach to issues such as stress management, discipline and curriculum.

The Essential Guide to Tackling Bullying

Practical Skills for Teachers

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Author: Michele Elliott

Publisher: Pearson UK

ISBN: 1408264854

Category: Education

Page: 232

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What can you do to reduce the impact of bullying at your school and create a safer learning environment? The Essential Guide to Tackling Bullying arms you with the knowledge, skills and strategies needed to confront and prevent the growing problem of bullying in the 21st century. Michele Elliott, founder of the children’s charity Kidscape, provides practical strategies for reducing bullying in your classroom and at your school, along with tried and tested ideas for handling bullying when it does arise. Using case studies, real-life examples and up-to-date research, this is the guide you need to support both victims and bullies in your care and create a more positive environment for learning. "No child deserves to be bullied. This book gives teachers the tools they need to prevent pupils suffering the torment of bullying. I know what it is like to be bullied and wish this book had been there for me when I was a kid. I hope every school will have a copy." Gok Wan, fashion consultant, author and television presenter

The Essential Guide to Secondary Mathematics

Successful and Enjoyable Teaching and Learning

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Author: Colin Foster

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0415527708

Category: EDUCATION

Page: 215

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"Combining research-based theory with fresh, practical guidance for the classroom, The Essential Guide to Secondary Mathematics is a stimulating new resource for all student and practising teachers looking for new ideas and inspiration. With an emphasis on exciting your mathematical and pedagogical passions, it focuses on the dynamics of the classroom and the process of designing and using rich mathematical tasks. Written by a highly experienced mathematics teacher who understands the realities of the secondary classroom, this book combines insights from the latest research into mathematical learning with useful strategies and ideas for engaging teaching. The text is punctuated by frequent tasks, some mathematical and others more reflective, which are designed to encourage independent thinking. Key topics covered include: - Preparing yourself: thinking about mathematics and pedagogy, taking care of your health and dealing with stress - Different styles of learning and teaching mathematics - Ideas for lessons: what does it take to turn an idea into a lesson? - Tasks, timings and resources - Equality and dealing positively with difference - Mathematical starters, fillers and finishers: achieving variety - The mathematical classroom community: seating layouts, displays and practical considerations - Assessment: effective strategies for responding to learners' mathematics and writing reports. The Essential Guide to Secondary Mathematics will be a valuable resource both for beginning teachers interested in developing their understanding, and for experienced teachers looking to re-evaluate their practice. Aiming to develop all aspects of your mathematics teaching, this book will help you to devise, adapt and implement ideas for successful and enjoyable teaching and learning"--

The Essential Guide to Burnout

Overcoming Excess Stress

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Author: Andrew Procter,Dr Elizabeth Procter

Publisher: Lion Books

ISBN: 0745955851

Category: Self-Help

Page: 192

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The Essential Guide to Talking with Gifted Teens

Ready-to-Use Discussions About Identity, Stress, Relationships, and More

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Author: Jean Sunde Peterson

Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

ISBN: 9781575427805

Category: Education

Page: 288

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Like other kids their age, highly capable adolescents experience developmental challenges. They’re forging identity, finding direction, exploring relationships, and learning to resolve conflicts. These are difficult tasks to do alone, no matter how smart one may be. The 70 guided discussions in this book are an affective curriculum for gifted teens. By “just talking” with caring peers and an attentive adult, kids gain self-awareness and self-esteem, learn to manage stress, build social skills and life skills, and discover they are not alone. Each session is self-contained and step-by-step; many include reproducible handouts. Introductory and background materials help even less-experienced group leaders feel prepared and secure in their role. For advising teachers, counselors, and youth workers in all kinds of school and group settings working with gifted kids in grades 6–12.

The Primary Headteacher's Handbook

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Author: Roger Smith

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135727317

Category: Education

Page: 224

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Launching the new Kogan Page Primary Essentials series, this indispensable handbook for all practising and aspiring primary headteachers will help primary school leaders rise to the many challenges that face them in the task of effectively managing a busy primary school. Some of the key areas examined are: * staff development * recruiting and managing staff * the school as an organisation * leadership * managing a successful inspection. As well as acting as a guide to best practice for those tasked with the role of headship, this comprehensive and straightforward handbook will also assist governors, deputies, senior teachers, those studying for NPQH, to understand how an effective head can create and sustain an effective school.

The Essential Guide to Energy Healing

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Author: Ben Andron,Dr. Michael Andron

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1615642633

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 336

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In our complex times, innumerable people are stricken with disease, discomfort, and pain-some from identifiable sources and others rooted deeply in psychological trauma. More and more people are turning to natural, holistic therapies to supplement or replace traditional medicine, ease pain, and heal the source of their suffering. The Essential Guide to Energy Healing illuminates the various uses of body and earth energy to mitigate disease and suffering and helps readers judge for themselves which methods will be most effective for their ailments-or those of others they wish to heal. Practical steps show how to put these energies to use. Topics covered include: ·What energy medicine is and how it works ·Magnet therapy ·Light therapy ·Cymatic (sound) therapy ·Psychic healing ·Therapeutic touch ·Healing touch ·Esoteric healing ·Qi Gong healing ·Reiki ·Pranic healing ·Crystal healing ·Distant healing

The Essential Guide to Holistic and Complementary Therapy

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Author: Helen Beckman,Suzanne E. Le Quesne

Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA

ISBN: 9781844800261

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 466

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The Essential Guide to Holistic and Complementary Therapy is the most comprehensive text currently available, designed to meet the demands of teachers and the wider industry for a book that addresses both the core subjects of holistic and complementary therapy and individual topics such as reiki and colour therapy. This book provides the ideal introduction for anyone studying one or more modules in any of the holistic and complementary therapies. It is also suitable for anyone with a general interest in holistic and complementary therapies. This inspirational text covers aromatherapy, Indian head massage, reflexology and body massage in accordance with the VTCT Holistic and Complementary Diplomas and the City & Guilds Progression Awards courses. It offers equal coverage of other popular therapies including reiki, crystal therapy, colour therapy, thermal auricular therapy, stress management, holistic facial and hot stone therapy. Foundation knowledge for all therapists in the areas of anatomy and physiology, chemistry, health and safety and client consultation is also included.

Habits of Highly Effective Teachers

The Ultimate Guide To Practical Behaviour Management That Works!

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Author: Marie Amaro

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780648273301

Category: Education

Page: 216

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Habits Of Highly Effective Teachers simplifies what it is that good teachers do, so you can do it too! This highly practical guide will ensure success in the classroom by maximising student engagement, minimising classroom disruption and maintaining your sanity! It's the secret to getting on with the business of teaching. Perfect for new teachers.