College Survival Guide
Publisher: Wikibooks 2010
The objective of this book is to lift the fog of the various misunderstandings of college: Credits, courses, assignments, studying, and more. It is somewhat slanted toward U.S. students; however, many of the things listed can be applied different colleges and universities. The book should prepare the student for some worst case scenarios and help prevent the student from encountering the worst case scenarios.
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by George Siemens
Learning and knowledge are cornerstones for society and organizations. This book is an exploration of the change impacting both learning and knowledge, and recommends changes required in order to align educational institutions with developing trends.
by Paul E. Peterson - Hoover Institution Press
This book assesses the changes that have occurred in the twenty years since 'A Nation at Risk', which urged major reforms in American education. It offers recommendations based on three core principles - accountability, choice, and transparency.
- U.S. Department of Education
What pre-school teachers and childcare providers can do to help children develop their language abilities, increase their knowledge, become familiar with books and printed materials, learn letters and sounds, recognize numbers and learn to count.
by Terry M. Moe - Hoover Institution Press
A broad overview of the American education system -- pulling together basic facts about its structure and operation, identifying key problems that hinder its performance, and offering perspectives on the requirements of genuine reform.