Category: Educational Counselling

  • Download Body Image in the Primary School by Nicky Hutchinson,Chris Calland PDF

    By Nicky Hutchinson,Chris Calland

    • The regular baby watches among 20,000 and 40,000 ads a year.

    • Girls as younger as six are scaling down on what they consume to stick thinner.

    • Three quarters of ten and eleven year olds wish to switch their appearance.

    Body picture and its influence upon vanity has been known as a topic which impacts more and more more youthful teenagers. examine during this region has usually inquisitive about teenagers but anxieties approximately visual appeal usually strengthen at a far past age than this. basic colleges have a severe position in supporting young ones to increase a fit physique picture via confident intervention.

    Body picture within the basic School deals step by step classes for lecturers to deal with this factor. It examines the continual media and peer pressures that little ones are uncovered to and encourages youngsters to know their very own strengths and traits and to turn into resilient participants of society. The authors reveal a realistic diversity of actions and initiatives for lecturers to paintings with designed to lead them to convinced in discussing physique photo within the classroom.

    This e-book deals:

    • lesson plans for Key degree 1, Key degree 2 and the transition to Key level 3

    • practical tips on the right way to aid and contain mom and dad and carers

    • analysis at the altering social impacts of domestic existence, peer strain and the media

    • overviews of analysis at the hyperlinks among physique snapshot, educational fulfillment and emotional well-being.

    This booklet comprises specific hyperlinks to SEAL and the ECM results and should be of important curiosity to all lecturers, educating assistants and practitioners operating with basic children.

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  • Download That's So Gay!: Challenging Homophobic Bullying by Jonathan Charlesworth PDF

    By Jonathan Charlesworth

    Is there a necessity to problem homophobic name-calling and different homophobic bullying on your institution yet uncertainty approximately find out how to deal with it?

    That's So homosexual! is a realistic advisor to creating your college a more secure position and developing an inclusive bully-free tradition. It exhibits what homophobic bullying appears like, who studies it and explores the explanations why youth bully others homophobically. It additionally finds why youngsters are frequently reluctant to record homophobic bullying, the expanding position performed via the net and the profound results bullying may have good into maturity. Adopting a whole-school method, this e-book offers all of the suggestion colleges desire on prevention, operating with those that bully, dealing with disclosures and anti-bullying policies.

    Written by means of knowledgeable within the box, this can be a very important consultant for faculties, lecturers and someone with an obligation of care in the direction of younger people.
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  • Download Best Practices in Mentoring for Teacher and Leader by Information Age Publishing,Linda J. Searby,Susan K. Brondyk PDF

    By Information Age Publishing,Linda J. Searby,Susan K. Brondyk

    Mentoring in academic contexts has develop into a quickly transforming into box of analysis, either within the usa and the world over (Fletcher & Mullen, 2012). the superiority of mentoring has led to the frame of mind that “everyone thinks they comprehend what mentoring is, and there's an intuitive trust that mentoring works” (Eby, Rhodes, & Allen, 2010, p. 7). How can we comprehend that mentoring works? during this age of responsibility, the time is ripe for substantiating proof via empirical study, what mentoring methods, varieties, and methods result in more desirable lecturers and directors inside of P?12 contexts.

    This publication is the 6th within the Mentoring views sequence, edited by way of Dr. Frances Kochan former Dean of the school of schooling at Auburn college. This most up-to-date booklet within the sequence, co?edited via Linda J. Searby and Susan okay. Brondyk, brings jointly stories of contemporary study on mentoring in K?12 settings for brand new lecturers and new principals. The booklet has already garnered accolades from mentoring experts:

    "You may want to upload this high?quality quantity on mentoring on your library! What an excellent source for academics, leaders, directors, and mentoring students alike. Having first?hand wisdom of mentoring practices and courses for P?12 academics and directors might help with the nationwide have to maintain academics and principals via such capability as very good, confirmed tools, courses, and tactics of mentoring" ~ Carol A. Mullen, Educational management Professor, Virginia Tech, U.S. Fulbright pupil; Kappa Delta Pi Presidential Commissioner

    "This quantity, most sensible Practices in Mentoring for instructor and chief improvement, forwards ideas of powerful mentoring, together with the position and significance of speak in mentoring, utilizing instruments that make mentoring speak extra functional, examining perform, concerning mentors in possibilities to percentage their perform, offering house for mentees to have a voice in mentoring conversations, and selling studying in any respect degrees as a part of educational management in faculties. a lot study remains to be had to construct a feeling of urgency that mentoring can subject, and ideas promoted inside of this e-book can give a contribution to this significant conversation." ~ Randi Nevins Stanulis, Professor, division of instructor schooling, Michigan nation college, and Director of release into Teaching.

    "This publication is a giant first step in a box the place top practices haven't but been agreed upon, and it truly is absolute to be a number one voice in learn on instructor and imperative mentoring. As such, this e-book is helping to compile numerous ideals, facts, and practices in instructor and important mentoring, and offers a transparent pathway for others attempting to identify most sensible practices of their mentoring fields. For these within the K?12 fields, and in all mentoring practices, this can be a thought?provoking, must?read." ~ Nora Domínguez, International Mentoring organization, President and CEO
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  • Download Proposal Writing: Effective Grantsmanship for Funding (SAGE by Coley Soraya M.,Cynthia A. Scheinberg PDF

    By Coley Soraya M.,Cynthia A. Scheinberg

    The up to date Fifth Edition of the best-selling Proposal Writing: powerful Grantsmanship for Funding bargains a clean, strong presentation of the fundamentals of software layout and idea writing for group providers investment. Authors Soraya M. Coley and Cynthia A. Scheinberg support readers boost the information they should comprehend neighborhood businesses, establish and describe neighborhood wishes, establish investment resources, advance a possible software assessment, arrange an easy line-item finances, and write a compelling desire assertion. The jargon-free, step by step presentation makes the e-book as beneficial to scholars within the college school room as to first-time provide writers within the nonprofit setting. 
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  • Download Workforce Development: Perspectives and Issues by Roger Harris,Tom Short PDF

    By Roger Harris,Tom Short

    This e-book captures the essence of present team improvement views and attracts on vast international learn to discover various concerns confronting corporations. Taking basically an Australian outlook after the worldwide monetary difficulty and tracing the development of a countrywide zone, each one bankruptcy delves right into a significant niche for leaders. total, the authors make the case that team improvement is an amalgam of actions motivated by way of context, politics and financial development.

    As the realm turns into more and more attached and cellular, staff improvement is proving to be a massive task for agencies since it affects their longer-term survival and progress. to stick forward, profitable organizations concentrate on attracting, development, enticing and keeping proficient humans. despite the fact that, in a financially turbulent period the place method alterations fast, group improvement mustn't ever in simple terms plan and construct the services of individuals at paintings, but in addition give a contribution to creating employment extra socially sustainable for a greater world.

    This booklet presents a thought-provoking number of scholarly paintings for enterprise leaders, human source practitioners and lecturers operating in grownup schooling, enterprise, psychology and social technology disciplines. whilst, it adopts an available type for college kids and others who need to know extra concerning the improvement of individuals at work.

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  • Download The Road to Tenure: Interviews, Rejections, and Other by Erin Marie Furtak,Ian Parker Renga PDF

    By Erin Marie Furtak,Ian Parker Renga

    The highway to Tenure bargains funny memories of the messiness and confusion that fill the times of a pre-tenure academic—from graduate tuition in the course of the postdoc and into the assistant professor days. The book’s 3 sections approximately map onto the chronology of educational existence, starting with graduate institution and the task seek adventure; by means of instructing, study, and repair; and eventually the demanding situations of kin and educational id.

    The booklet isn't really a how-to, nor does it emphasize “lessons realized” so one can tenure. in its place, the gathering earnestly, and with strong humor, captures an important and significant slice of the adventure of pursuing academia in modern faculties and universities. For the doctoral scholar or newly employed college member, those essays will supply a few convenience with their implicit advice that, whereas it’s definitely labor, you're not on my own.
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  • Download Mentoring Across Generations: Partnerships for Positive by Andrea S. Taylor,Jeanette Bressler PDF

    By Andrea S. Taylor,Jeanette Bressler

    at present, blame for the problems dealing with early life is simply too usually laid on one specific phase of the group - no matter if mom and dad, tuition team of workers or the youngsters themselves. although, the difficulties of latest teenagers are difficulties for all generations.
    In reaction, the earlier decade has visible extraordinary proliferation of deliberate mentoring projects. throughout a long time, the multi-faceted and multigenerational intervention defined during this quantity, makes use of older grownup volunteers as mentors for youth. by means of performing as advocates, challengers, nurturers, function versions and acquaintances, older mentors support little ones enhance the notice, self-confidence, and talents they wish to beat overwhelming stumbling blocks.
    throughout a while is cost-efficient and possible even the place assets are quite constrained. even supposing designed as a school-based version, this application can simply be followed to different settings. all the 4 significant software elements - mentoring, neighborhood provider, `life talents' guide, and family members help - is defined in step by step detail.
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  • Download Motivational Interviewing in Schools: Conversations to by Stephen Rollnick,Sebastian G. Kaplan,Richard Rutschman PDF

    By Stephen Rollnick,Sebastian G. Kaplan,Richard Rutschman

    The first teacher's consultant to the confirmed counseling process referred to as motivational interviewing (MI), this pragmatic ebook exhibits the way to use daily interactions with scholars as strong possibilities for switch. MI contains abilities and methods which may make short conversations approximately any form of behavioral, educational, or peer-related problem more suitable. wide pattern dialogues convey to existence the "dos and don'ts" of speaking to K–12 scholars (and their mom and dad) in ways in which advertise self-directed challenge fixing and private development. The authors comprise the celebrated codeveloper of MI plus former school room academics. uncomplicated good points contain studying routines and mirrored image questions; extra precious assets can be found on the better half web site. Written for academics, the ebook might be steered and/or utilized in instructor workshops through institution psychologists, counselors, and social workers.

    This publication is within the functions of Motivational Interviewing series. 
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  • Download Who Am I? by Carolynn McCully PDF

    By Carolynn McCully

    This workbook used to be built to aid employees concerned with young ones and formative years of their look for suggestions and higher realizing of the occasions they locate tough to change.

    The specialize in the 2 interview inspiration present in this workbook is for the only objective of having to the center of difficulties in a short time. it truly is yet a step within the improvement of a operating courting among client/student and worker/helper.

    Comments from clients . . .

    Who Am I is a wonderful software for buying throughout the awkwardness of data accumulating; it provides one other concentrate on first conferences and is effective in aiding to set the course within which to begin the interviewing and counseling approach. Worksheets can he simply tailored to slot the desires of both the customer or the employee as valuable. submitting info simplified and the addition of employee checklists and time sheets is an extra bonus. The sheets can be utilized for assessment with the customer or for explanation of matters. i like to recommend the Who Am I? point of interest Workbook for all baby Care execs. —Tammbrey A. Fysh CYW

    I could hugely suggest somebody operating with young ones who're facing the afflicted parts of their lives not to any learn this resource.
    It will be in simple terms the acquisition. it's a useful tool to begin the operating process.
    It might be just a begin, however it is a good begin. —Lori Sinclair CYW
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  • Download Desarrollo de competencias: Teoría y práctica: Balance, by Paolo Serreri,Angelo del Cimmuto,Mª Luisa Rodríguez Moreno PDF

    By Paolo Serreri,Angelo del Cimmuto,Mª Luisa Rodríguez Moreno

    Las teorías constructivistas han resultado ser un marco interesante para diseñar programas de desarrollo de competencias laborales. En esta obra se repasan brevemente los conceptos teóricos sobre l. a. competencia laboral desde l. a. perspectiva de los principios constructivistas y se ofrecen al lector estrategias didácticas y recursos sencillos y prácticos para desarrollar programas de formación de competencias. Por lógica, el desarrollo de competencias discurre paralelo a los resultados que arroja su stability y se conecta con los angeles construcción del proyecto profesional. A ese efecto se ofrece al lector toda una teoría sobre el stability acompañada de recursos autoaplicados, indicaciones actuales sobre el aprendizaje en el trabajo y ejemplos varios para l. a. acción. Esta obra, eminentemente práctica, es, en realidad, una guía didáctica útil y amena, que indicará a las personas en formación el itinerario hacia su inserción laboral. Los tres autores, docentes universitarios con amplia experiencia, avalan los angeles calidad del escrito.
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