books about: assessments
Boot Camp for Your Brain: A No-Nonsense Guide to the Sat I
M. Denmark Manning
Do you need to do better on the SAT I? The comprehensive material in this book, honed by years of actual results, can help you significantly improve your composite score. No gimmicks, just time-tested techniques that were previously available only to students of The WorldÕs Best Prep Course, Inc. Put them to work for you and achieve the score you need to get into the college of your choice!
The Emotionally Destructive Relationship: Seeing It, Stopping It, Surviving It
Harvest House Publishers
Leslie Vernick, counselor and social worker, has witnessed the devastating effects of emotional abuse. Many, including many in the church, have not addressed this form of destruction in families and relationships because it is difficult to talk about. With godly guidance and practical experience, Vernick offers an empathetic approach to recognizing an emotionally destructive relationship and addresses the symptoms and the damage with biblical ...
Hire With Your Head: Using Performance-Based Hiring to Build Great Teams
Hire with Your Head Updated with new case studies and more coverage of the impact and importance of the Internet in the hiring process, this indispensable guide has shown tens of thousands of managers and human resources professionals how to find the perfect candidate for any position. Lou Adler's Performance-based Hiring is more powerful than ever! "We have chosen Performance-based Hiring because it's a comprehensive process, it's ...
The Healthy Home: Simple Truths to Protect Your Family from Hidden Household Dangers
Vanguard Press, 2011
In The Healthy Home , a father and son--Dr. Myron Wentz, well-known microbiologist and founder of the USANA Corporation, and Dave Wentz, CEO of the USANA Corporation--take readers on a tour of a specific home for a look at the surprising health risks posed by the everyday products and behaviors of a modern family. Beginning in the bedroom and ending in the garage and backyard, readers learn about the degenerative effects of toxins in the home ...
Intervention: Course Corrections for the Athlete and Trainer
On Target Publications
You have two choices Be lucky enough in middle school, junior high or high school to be taught basic body movements and step-by-step instructions in the Olympic lifts, powerlifting, mobility, flexibility, kettlebell training & tumbling Apply Intervention Five Principles Here are the answers, but the questions are the real keys-- 1. Strength training for lean body mass and joint mobility work trump everything else. 2. Fundamental human ...
BRS Physiology (Board Review Series)
Linda S. Costanzo PhD
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, BRS Physiology is an excellent aid for students preparing for the USMLE Step 1. The book concisely reviews key physiological principles and includes clinical correlations throughout to emphasize connections between basic physiology and clinical medicine. Numerous illustrations, tables, and flow charts help students visualize material quickly and aid in long-term retention. End-of-chapter USMLE-style ...
Energy Leadership: Transforming Your Workplace and Your Life from the Core
Bruce D. Schneider
In Energy Leadership, renowned coach Bruce D. Schneider teaches how to understand the most important personal resource of all -- energy, and shows how to harness it to achieve success in the workplace, the home, and in the world at large. This engaging and fast-paced story clearly explains how managers and leaders from all walks of life can use the principles of Energy Leadership to inspire themselves and others to achieve extraordinary ...
What Your Second Grader Needs to Know: Fundamentals of a Good Second Grade Education (Core Knowledge Series)
E.D. Hirsch Jr.
Give your child a smart start with What Your Second Grader Needs to Know What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that hundreds of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American second graders. Designed for parents and teachers to enjoy with children, ...
Competitive Intelligence Advantage: How to Minimize Risk, Avoid Surprises, and Grow Your Business in a ...
A practical introduction to the necessity of competitive intelligence for smarter business decisions-from a leading CI expert and speaker In Competitive Intelligence Advantage, Seena Sharp, founder of one of the first Competitive Intelligence firms in the US, provides her expert analysis on the issues and benefits of CI for today's businesses. CI is critical for making smarter business decisions and reducing risks when formulating strategies, ...
The Next Step in Guided Reading
Scholastic Teaching Resources, 2009
Teachers facing the challenge of meeting the diverse reading needs of students will find the structure and tools they need in Jan Richardson's powerful approach to guided reading. Richardson has identified the essential components of an effective guided reading lesson: targeted assessments, data analysis that pinpoints specific strategies students need, and the use of guided writing to support the reading process. Best of all, Richardson ...
The Birkman Method: Your Personality at Work
The first in-depth book on the personality assessment used by millions of people worldwide, revealing the underlying needs that drive and inspire you Whether you're wondering if you are in the right career, looking to change job roles, or trying to reduce conflict and improve relationships at work and at home, you must begin by fully understanding your own interests and needs, and how they drive your ultimate happiness as well as unleash your ...
The Omaha System: Applications for Community Health Nursing, 1e
Karen S. Martin RN MSN FAAN
Nancy J. Scheet RN MSN
A comprehensive presentation of the Omaha System, a patient problem classification system based on actual practice and research results. Developed by practicing nurses in community health care settings, this system is tested for reliability and validity, and provides a basis for a total practice and recording system. The authors are the principal investigators on the seven year federally funded project and present the material in a practical ...
Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment
Carolyn, Rn Jarvis
W B Saunders Co
This pocket companion is designed for those who need a practical clinical reference and for those students acquiring beginning nursing assessment skills. Portable and easy to use in the clinical area, it presents the essentials of health history and physical examination as well as listings of related abnormal findings. Special features include development considerations for pediatric, pgregnant, and ageing adult groups, plus selected ...
Evaluability assessments of five rural economic development programs: A synthesis (Accountability and ...
George W Mayeske
Extension Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
North America is truly Michael Collins's heart of darkness. And it is a territory mapped with infinite precision in this new novel of murder and menace set in the frozen wastes of a winter town on the shores of Lake Michigan. Twenty years ago, when Frank was five, his parents burned to death in this former mining town. Now, his uncle is dead too, shot by a mysterious stranger. When Frank hears that the stranger bears the name of a man who died ...
How NASA Builds Teams: Mission Critical Soft Skills for Scientists, Engineers, and Project Teams
Charles J. Pellerin
Every successful organization needs high-performance teams to compete and succeed. Yet, technical people are often resistant to traditional "touchy-feely" teambuilding. To improve communication, performance, and morale among NASA’s technical teams, former NASA Astrophysicist Dr. Charlie Pellerin developed the teambuilding process described in "How NASA Builds Teams"—an approach that is proven, quantitative, and requires only a fraction of ...
S.H.A.P.E.: Finding and Fulfilling Your Unique Purpose for Life
Rick Warren's bestselling book The Purpose Driven Life describes God's five purposes for every Christian. Now Erik Rees helps you discover God's unique purpose for your life based on the way God has shaped you. He made you marvelously unique for a reason. Tap into that reason and into the secrets of your own deeply personal makeup---the remarkable ensemble of passions, talents, experiences, temperament, and spiritual gifts that work together to ...
Teaching Numeracy: 9 Critical Habits to Ignite Mathematical Thinking
K. M. Walton
This book outlines nine critical thinking habits that foster numeracy and details practical ways to incorporate them into instruction. Includes lesson plans and handouts.
The RocketReview Revolution: The Ultimate Guide To The New SAT (First Edition)
Now students can raise their SAT scores faster than anyone thought possible with RocketReview, the amazing online software program that uses artificial intelligence to predict exactly how actual SAT readers would have graded an essay. It also provides customized suggestions on how to improve scores. In addition to providing access to RocketScore, this unique CD-ROM also features animated demonstrations of every major SAT technique. No ...
The Leadership Test: Will You Pass?
Timothy R. Clark
An insightful and engaging story about the essence of leadership. Izzy Kroll, a brilliant eccentric teaches high school in a tough section of Chicago. The story unfolds as Izzy mentors his former student, Marcus, in the first lessons of leadership, helping him navigate through the real world of egos, agendas, and ethical dilemmas. A call to action for all leaders, this book is a quick and powerful read that will motivate you to reflect on your ...
Guiding Readers and Writers (Grades 3-6): Teaching, Comprehension, Genre, and Content Literacy
Irene C. Fountas
Gay Su Pinnell
Authors Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell have already helped hundreds of thousands of K-3 teachers engage, inform, and inspire early readers and writers. Now, with Guiding Readers and Writers (Grades 3-6) , Fountas and Pinnell support teachers on the next leg of the literacy journey, addressing the unique challenges of teaching upper elementary students. The product of many years of work with classroom teachers, Guiding Readers and Writers ...
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