Cheating Lessons

  • Filename: cheating-lessons.
  • ISBN: 9780689843785
  • Release Date: 2002
  • Number of pages: 234
  • Author: Nan Willard Cappo
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster

When her team is announced as finalists in the state Classics Bowl contest, Bernadette suspects that cheating may have been involved. A first novel.

Cheating Lessons

  • Filename: cheating-lessons.
  • ISBN: 0674724631
  • Release Date: 2013-09-02
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Author: James M. Lang
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press

Cheating Lessons is a guide to tackling academic dishonesty at its roots. James Lang analyzes the features of course design and classroom practice that create cheating opportunities, and empowers teachers to build more effective learning environments. Instructors who curb academic dishonesty become better educators in other ways as well.

Cheating Lessons

  • Filename: cheating-lessons.
  • ISBN: 9780674726239
  • Release Date: 2013-09-02
  • Number of pages: 256
  • Author: James M. Lang
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press

Cheating Lessons is a guide to tackling academic dishonesty at its roots. James Lang analyzes the features of course design and classroom practice that create cheating opportunities, and empowers teachers to build more effective learning environments. Instructors who curb academic dishonesty become better educators in other ways as well.

Cheating Lessons

  • Filename: cheating-lessons.
  • ISBN: 9780674726239
  • Release Date: 2013-09-02
  • Number of pages: 256
  • Author: James M. Lang
  • Publisher: Harvard University Press

Cheating Lessons is a guide to tackling academic dishonesty at its roots. James Lang analyzes the features of course design and classroom practice that create cheating opportunities, and empowers teachers to build more effective learning environments. Instructors who curb academic dishonesty become better educators in other ways as well.

Cheating in School

  • Filename: cheating-in-school.
  • ISBN: 9781444356830
  • Release Date: 2011-09-07
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Author: Stephen F. Davis
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Cheating in School is the first book to present the research on cheating in a clear and accessible way and provide practical advice and insights for educators, school administrators, and the average lay person. Defines the problems surrounding cheating in schools and proposes solutions that can be applied in all educational settings, from elementary schools to post-secondary institutions Addresses pressing questions such as “Why shouldn’t students cheat if it gets them good grades?” and “What are parents, teachers, businesses, and the government doing to unintentionally persuade today’s student to cheat their way through school?” Describes short and long term deterrents that educators can use to foster academic integrity and make honesty more profitable than cheating Outlines tactics and strategies for educators, administrators, school boards, and parents to advance a new movement of academic integrity instead of dishonesty

Cheating in College

  • Filename: cheating-in-college.
  • ISBN: 9781421407166
  • Release Date: 2012-09-11
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Donald L. McCabe
  • Publisher: JHU Press

Today’s students are tomorrow’s leaders, and the college years are a critical period for their development of ethical standards. Cheating in College explores how and why students cheat and what policies, practices, and participation may be useful in promoting academic integrity and reducing cheating. The authors investigate trends over time, including internet-based cheating. They consider personal and situational explanations, such as the culture of groups in which dishonesty is more common (such as business majors) and social settings that support cheating (such as fraternities and sororities). Faculty and administrators are increasing their efforts to promote academic honesty among students. Orientation and training sessions, information on college and university websites, student handbooks that describe codes of conduct, honor codes, and course syllabi all define cheating and establish the consequences. Based on the authors’ multiyear, multisite surveys, Cheating in College quantifies and analyzes student cheating to demonstrate why academic integrity is important and to describe the cultural efforts that are effective in restoring it. -- Gary Pavela, Syracuse University

Twelve Lessons

  • Filename: twelve-lessons.
  • ISBN: 0993441653
  • Release Date: 2015-10-28
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Author: Kate Spencer
  • Publisher:

What if you had one year to bring your life back from the brink? Stephanie Slater appears to have it all, the house, the car, the fairy tale marriage and the new start she so desperately needed. No one knows yet she is secretly living a lie, but with mounting debts, a cheating husband and an obsession to do better than the Jonses, her perfect facade is about to shatter. When her life begins to unravel at the seams, Stephanie is given no choice but to turn to the one person she knows has seen through her fragile disguise. As the cards are turned and the Twelve Lessons revealed, Stephanie wonders if she will ever be able to piece back together the wreckage of her life in time? When you really hit rock bottom, a Psychic might be your only hope..... Twelve months, Twelve Lessons, one chance to rewrite destiny.

Small Teaching

  • Filename: small-teaching.
  • ISBN: 9781118944516
  • Release Date: 2016-02-16
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Author: James M. Lang
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Employ cognitive theory in the classroom every day Research into how we learn has opened the door for utilizing cognitive theory to facilitate better student learning. But that's easier said than done. Many books about cognitive theory introduce radical but impractical theories, failing to make the connection to the classroom. In Small Teaching, James Lang presents a strategy for improving student learning with a series of modest but powerful changes that make a big difference—many of which can be put into practice in a single class period. These strategies are designed to bridge the chasm between primary research and the classroom environment in a way that can be implemented by any faculty in any discipline, and even integrated into pre-existing teaching techniques. Learn, for example: How does one become good at retrieving knowledge from memory? How does making predictions now help us learn in the future? How do instructors instill fixed or growth mindsets in their students? Each chapter introduces a basic concept in cognitive theory, explains when and how it should be employed, and provides firm examples of how the intervention has been or could be used in a variety of disciplines. Small teaching techniques include brief classroom or online learning activities, one-time interventions, and small modifications in course design or communication with students.

Why I Cheat

  • Filename: why-i-cheat.
  • ISBN: 9781491724491
  • Release Date: 2014-02
  • Number of pages: 398
  • Author: Tim Patten
  • Publisher: iUniverse

A recent survey showed that the average woman spends 133 hours per year nagging her husband or boyfriend. Up to 50% of domestic violence is perpetrated by women. Each year, millions of men are manipulated into marrying or impregnating their wives or girlfriends. Men, it's time to fight back and to reclaim your independence. Freedom is here. This self-help guide contains life lessons and instructions for empowering yourself, escaping oppression by women, and enjoying more sex. These stories of courageous men striking out on their own will inspire you to seek a life of freedom and ambition. Learn how to: * Discover the sovereignty to go your own way * Avoid the pitfalls of bad relationships and unhappy marriages * Recognize how monogamy stifles altruism and creativity * Embrace your masculine nature and sex drive * Explain to your partner what being a man truly entails Tim Patten speaks up for men everywhere. Whether you're seeking to unfetter yourself from abuse, cope with a jealous partner, unleash your creativity and productivity or simply start having fun again, you will find the path to liberation in Why I Cheat. Here's to your freedom!

The 48 Laws Of Power

  • Filename: the-48-laws-of-power.
  • ISBN: 9781847651341
  • Release Date: 2010-09-03
  • Number of pages: 463
  • Author: Robert Greene
  • Publisher: Profile Books

'Machiavelli has a new rival, and Sun-tzu had better watch his back' - New York Times Robert Greene's laws are now famous: Law 1: Never outshine the master. Law 2: Never put too much trust in friends; learn how to use enemies. Law 3: Conceal your intentions. Law 4: Always say less than necessary. At work, in relationships, on the street or on the 6 o'clock News: the 48 Laws apply everywhere. For anyone with an interest in conquest, self-defence, wealth, power or simply being an educated spectator, The 48 Laws of Power is one of the most useful and entertaining books ever; it 'teaches you how to cheat, dissemble, feign, fight and advance your cause in the modern world.' (Independent on Sunday). Robert Greene will teach you the distilled wisdom of the masters - illustrated through the tactics, triumphs and failures from Elizabeth I to Henry Kissinger on how to get to the top and stay there. Wry, ironic and clever, this is an indispensable and witty guide to power. The perfect gift book for the power-hungry (and who doesn't want power?); this is the Concise Edition of an international bestseller. From the internationally bestselling author of Mastery, The Art Of Seduction, and The 33 Strategies Of War.

Riding Lessons

  • Filename: riding-lessons.
  • ISBN: 9781743433430
  • Release Date: 2013
  • Number of pages: 360
  • Author: Sara Gruen
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin

Once a world-class equestrienne with dreams of Olympic glory, a tragic accident changed Annemarie's life forever. Twenty years later she returns home with a troubled teenager in tow and glimpses a white striped gelding that sparks an obsession that could shatter her fragile world. A beautifully moving and hopeful novel of second chances from the best selling Author of Water For Elephants.

Never Satisfied

  • Filename: never-satisfied.
  • ISBN: 0964367580
  • Release Date: 1995-01-01
  • Number of pages: 254
  • Author: Michael Baisden
  • Publisher: Legacy Pub

How and why men cheat. Reveals everyone's part in the game: the tolerant wife or girlfriend, the despicable other woman, and of course the conniving cheater himself. No stone is left unturned.

Can I Say

  • Filename: can-i-say.
  • ISBN: 9780062319449
  • Release Date: 2015-10-20
  • Number of pages: 416
  • Author: Travis Barker
  • Publisher: Harper Collins

Travis Barker’s soul-baring memoir chronicles the highlights and lowlights of the renowned drummer’s art and his life, including the harrowing plane crash that nearly killed him and his traumatic road to recovery—a fascinating never-before-told-in-full story of personal reinvention grounded in musical salvation and fatherhood. After breaking out as the acclaimed drummer of the multiplatinum punk band Blink-182, everything changed for Travis Barker. But the dark side of rock stardom took its toll: his marriage, chronicled for an MTV reality show, fell apart. Constant touring concealed a serious drug addiction. A reckoning did not truly come until he was forced to face mortality: His life nearly ended in a horrifying plane crash, and then his close friend, collaborator, and fellow crash survivor DJ AM died of an overdose. In this blunt, driving memoir, Barker ruminates on rock stardom, fatherhood, death, loss, and redemption, sharing stories shaped by decades’ worth of hard-earned insights. His pulsating memoir is as energetic as his acclaimed beats. It brings to a close the first chapters of a well-lived life, inspiring readers to follow the rhythms of their own hearts and find meaning in their lives.

The Cheat Code

  • Filename: the-cheat-code.
  • ISBN: 9781101904978
  • Release Date: 2016-09-06
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Brian Wong
  • Publisher: Crown Business

Have you ever noticed that there are certain people who seem to get ahead just a bit faster than everyone else? You know, the types who always seem to be a bit ahead of the curve, to get noticed a bit more, and to achieve their goals a bit more quickly than the rest of the pack? And have you ever noticed how much this small edge can matter, and the outsized impact it can have on the trajectory of their careers? Twenty-four year old entrepreneur Brian Wong is one of these people, having graduated from college by age 18, having raised $24 million in venture capital to start his own company before he turned 25, and having grown that company into a global mobile advertising giant in just 4 years. His secret? The Cheat Code. Wong believes that most people -- even creative people -- have a tendency to follow a script; to do things the way others do them simply because that way works. But therein lies the secret at the heart of the Cheat Code: anyone can easily shortcut his or her way to success, simply by going slightly off script; by doing things just a little differently from everyone else. Here, Wong unlocks the power of the Cheat Code through 71 bite-sized and virtually effortless short-cuts to get a leg up on the competition, garner attention for ourselves and our ideas, and accelerate our success. For example: Cheat #7: Don't Ask – Announce Cheat #16: Know Your Superpower! Cheat #32: Make Boldness Your Genius Cheat #47: Know Who's the Boss Cheat #49: Get a Trademark Haircut Cheat #51: Use Exclamation Points Cheat #55: Focus on What Won't Change Cheat #71: Imagine, What If? No matter where you aspire to go in your life or career, THE CHEAT CODE will help get you there - faster. –Publisher’s Weekly - Best Business Books 2016

Swimming Lessons

  • Filename: swimming-lessons.
  • ISBN: 1941040519
  • Release Date: 2017-02-07
  • Number of pages: 356
  • Author: Claire Fuller
  • Publisher: Tin House Books

Ingrid Coleman writes letters to her husband Gil about the truth of their marriage, but instead of giving them to him, she hides each in the thousands of books he has collected over the years. When Ingrid has written her final letter she disappears from a Dorset beach, leaving behind her beautiful but dilapidated house by the sea, her husband, and her two daughters, Flora and Nan. Twelve years after her disappearance, Gil thinks he sees Ingrid from a bookshop window, but he s getting older and this unlikely sighting is chalked up to senility. Flora, who has never believed her mother drowned, returns home to care for her father and to try to finally discover what happened to Ingrid. But what Flora doesn t realize is that the answers to her questions are hidden in the books that surround her. Sexy and whip-smart, Swimming Lessonsholds the Coleman family up to the light, exposing the mysterious and complicated truths of a passionate and troubled marriage. "

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