Product Description: "A must-read for business leaders and anyone who wants to understand all the implications of a social world."---Bob Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney CompanyFrom tech visionaries Oliver Luckett and Michael J...read more
Product Description: “How should we live in this house of God? We know that the way a building is shaped also helps in determining the way those within it live and relate. We are indeed formed by what we form. Qualities such as integrity, hospitality, humanity and beauty in a place will enable its dwellers to live lives in which such qualities are evident...read more
This book provides a straightforward approach to developing a school or district’s vision to guide all stakeholders toward a common goal with educational technology. This book is intended for educational leaders to provide a structured methodology for a school or district to develop their own vision of educational technology. This book discusses educational technology in a non-technical manner and addresses ideas and concerns about 1:1 computing and bring your own device solutions (BYOD). This book will answer the following questions: - Why do we need a VISION for Technology in Education?- How do we develop our own VISION for Educational Technology?- Does our VISION for educational technology support our District Strategic Plan?- How do today’s infrastructure requirements, instructional applications and equipment impact our VISION?
9781475812121 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 16, 2014, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This book provides a straightforward approach to developing a school or district’s vision to guide all stakeholders toward a common goal with educational technology.
N3xt Practices is a ground-breaking advisory book for education decision makers. Its purpose is to challenge the top trends and initiatives of the previous decade in educational technology and bring light to their short-falls and misses. It also highlights successful endeavors and strategies and details a common-sense methodology to move your school/district forward in its technology initiatives while insuring sustainability, and longevity and ultimately, success through results. Next Practices identifies technology-based initiatives, such as Interactive White Boards, Data Centers, and 1-to-1 Computing, and reviews actual implementations and case studies â both successful and unsuccessful â to provide a structure to plan and implement educational technology initiatives practical for schools and districts of all sizes. Next Practices goes beyond the examination of current best practices and redefines for educational leaders NEXT Practices for successful technology initiatives in support of 21st century learning.
Product Description: In the Prologue of his Rule, St. Benedict maps out the road that leads to heaven; he lays the foundation for life in a community that seeks God. The themes that are present throughout the Rule - obedience, humility, prayer, fear of the Lord, eternal life - are grounded in the Prologue...read more
Product Description: In his chapter on the procedure for the reception of new brothers, Saint Benedict makes provision for entrusting them to the care of "a senior who is skilled in winning souls who will diligently pay attention to them in everything" (58...read more
9780879070359 | Cistercian Pubns, April 20, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In his chapter on the procedure for the reception of new brothers, Saint Benedict makes provision for entrusting them to the care of "a senior who is skilled in winning souls who will diligently pay attention to them in everything" (58.
Product Description: Poetry. In these 52 poems, the author continues the subject of the Vietnam War he began in his 1972 collection, Obscenities. In CHECK POINTS, he reveals, through characters and situations, the essential horror of that experience in a voice full of dark humor that makes it all the more memorable...read more
Product Description: This Old House is Americaâs longest-running home improvement show, airing on PBS since 1979. In this book, host Kevin OâConnor will chronicle 10 of the finest transformations rendered by the craftsmen and artists from the past decade of filming the show...read more
9781584799351 | 1 edition (Stewart Tabori & Chang, September 1, 2011), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This Old House is Americaâs longest-running home improvement show, airing on PBS since 1979.