Download Video economics by Bruce M Owen; Steven S Wildman PDF

By Bruce M Owen; Steven S Wildman

"Video Economics" is an research of the economics and enterprise recommendations of the televison undefined. Bruce Owen and Steven Wildman establish the advanced chain of programme manufacturers, vendors (networks), and shops (video shops, cable platforms, and broadcast stations), whose targets are to procure audience as a way to promote them to advertisers, to cost them an admission rate, or either. one of the options the authors clarify and follow are these of public solid, economies of scale, and cost discrimination. due to the fact approximately 1975 the USA tv has been remodeled from a seriously regulated enterprise to a hugely aggressive one, with new networks, applied sciences, and markets. "Video Economics" addresses the main concerns affecting aggressive virtue within the undefined, together with sequential programme free up options often called windowing, pageant between programme manufacturers, the economics of networking, cable televison, scheduling concepts and excessive definition tv. The authors current the commercial instruments required to research the as they take in every one new subject. This e-book could be of specific curiosity to scholars of the mass media, conversation coverage officers, communique legal professionals and experts, and media and ads executives

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Download How To Thrive As A Teacher Leader by John G. Gabriel PDF

By John G. Gabriel

Difficult instances call for dynamic management. faculties depend upon academics to imagine various management roles, either formal and casual, together with division chair, peer trainer, college consultant, and web content curator. With very little management education, notwithstanding, many lecturers are unprepared to use such possibilities. In the way to Thrive as a instructor chief, John G. Gabriel explores the obligations and rewards of instructor management, delivering sensible, optimistic recommendation on * deciding upon management traits and development a staff, * improving conversation and incomes admire, * overcoming hindrances and imposing switch, * energizing colleagues and strengthening morale, and * bettering scholar and instructor success. From environment ambitions to mediating conflicts, from mentoring colleagues to motivating scholars, Gabriel offers transparent strategies--grounded in adventure and illustrated by way of examples--for turning into an efficient instructor chief. A beneficiant source part, together with pattern letters, surveys, and checklists, permits readers to fast placed those thoughts into perform. no matter if you aspire to a management place or are capable of encourage destiny leaders, this insightful and informative e-book may also help you paved the way to luck. John G. Gabriel, a former English instructor and division chair, is an administrator at Park View highschool in Loudoun County, Virginia.

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Download 'You Gotta Be the Book'': Teaching Engaged and Reflective by Jeffrey D. Wilhelm PDF

By Jeffrey D. Wilhelm

''Based on years of analysis, this version offers wide actions on the right way to have interaction reluctant readers. This publication is vital analyzing for any literacy teacher.''

-- Richard Beach, collage of Minnesota

''Wilhelm's e-book is likely one of the necessities for a literacy educator's bookshelf, since it exhibits intimately how academics may also help readers particularly inhabit texts rather than last disconnected and far-off from what they learn. 'You Gotta BE the booklet' deals a pathway past comprehension to genuine engagement.''

-- Randy Bomer, The collage of Texas at Austin

This award-winning e-book maintains to resonate with lecturers and encourage their instructing since it makes a speciality of the enjoyment of studying and the way it could have interaction or even remodel readers. In a time of subsequent new release criteria that emphasize higher-order thoughts, textual content complexity, and the analyzing of nonfiction, ''You Gotta BE the Book'' keeps to aid academics meet new demanding situations together with these of accelerating cultural variety. on the center of Wilhelm's foundational textual content is an in-depth account of what hugely encouraged adolescent readers really do once they learn, and the way to aid suffering readers tackle those self same stances and methods. His paintings bargains a strong version academics can use to organize scholars for the calls for of disciplinary realizing and for literacy within the actual international. The 3rd variation contains new commentaries and guidance for utilizing visible suggestions, drama and motion suggestions, think-aloud protocols, and symbolic tale representation/reading manipulatives.

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* A data-driven thought of literature and literary analyzing as engagement.
* A case for venture instructor examine with students.
* An strategy for utilizing drama and visible artwork to help readers' comprehension.
* suggestions for supporting scholars within the use of higher-order innovations of analyzing (and writing) as required by means of subsequent new release criteria just like the universal Core.
* school room interventions to aid all scholars, in particular reluctant ones, develop into winning readers.

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Download Bridging English (4th Edition) by Joseph O. Milner, Lucy F. Milner PDF

By Joseph O. Milner, Lucy F. Milner

It is a very necessary and good written textual content on instructing. The authors' revolutionary and enlightened technique (it's all in regards to the scholar taking cost of his/her personal studying, particularly in workforce paintings) is provocative and layed out in detail.
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Download Key to Algebra Book 10 Square Roots and Quadratic Equations by Julie King, Peter Rasmussen PDF

By Julie King, Peter Rasmussen

Too many scholars finish their research of arithmetic prior to ever taking an algebra direction. Others try and learn algebra, yet are unprepared and can't sustain. Key to Algebra was once built with the assumption that anybody can examine easy algebra if the topic is gifted in a pleasant, non-threatening demeanour and somebody is offered to aid while wanted. a few academics locate that their scholars profit by way of operating via those books prior to enrolling in a typical algebra course--thus vastly improving their probabilities of good fortune. Others use Key to Algebra because the uncomplicated textual content for an individualized algebra direction, whereas nonetheless others use it as a complement to their ordinary hardbound textual content. let scholars to paintings at their very own velocity. the main to Algebra books are casual and self-directing. e-book 10 covers sq. Roots and Quadratic Equations.Format: PaperbackPublisher: Key Curriculum Press

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Download Introducing Applied Linguistics: Concepts and Skills by Susan Hunston PDF

By Susan Hunston

Introducing utilized Linguistics offers in-depth coverage of key components within the topic, in addition to introducing the fundamental examine abilities wanted for tutorial good fortune within the box. Introducing utilized Linguistics: • is organised into Sections: the 1st introducing Key techniques in utilized Linguistics; and the second one dedicated to the examine abilities scholars have to be successful. • gains in particular commissioned chapters from key specialists who tackle middle components of utilized Linguistics, together with either conventional and extra innovative themes, equivalent to: grammar, vocabulary, language within the media, forensic linguistics, and lots more and plenty extra. • features a examine abilities part providing information on a number of talents, akin to: the best way to constitution and organise an essay, the conventions of referencing, find out how to layout learn tasks, plus many extra. • is supported by way of a full of life significant other site, inclusive of interactive routines, information regarding the individuals and why they’ve written the ebook, and annotated weblinks to assist facilitate extra self reliant studying. excellent for complicated undergraduate and postgraduate scholars of utilized Linguistics and TEFL/TESOL, Introducing utilized Linguistics not just offers chosen key thoughts intensive, but additionally initiates the scholar into the discourse of utilized Linguistics. Susan Hunston is Professor of English Language and Head of the college of English, Drama, and American & Canadian stories, on the collage of Birmingham, united kingdom. David Oakey is an Assistant Professor within the utilized Linguistics application at Iowa kingdom collage, united states. Contributing authors: Svenja Adolphs, Aileen Bloomer, Zolt?n D?rnyei, Adrian Holliday, Alison Johnson, Chris Kennedy, Almut Koester, Ruby Macksoud, Kirsten Malmkjaer, Kieran O’Halloran, David Oakey. Juup Stelma, Joan Swann, Geoff Thompson, Dave Willis, Jane Willis and David Woolls.

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Download Western Civilization: Ideas, Politics, and Society: Since by Marvin Perry, Margaret Jacob, James Jacob, Myrna Chase, PDF

By Marvin Perry, Margaret Jacob, James Jacob, Myrna Chase, Theodore H. Von Laue

WESTERN CIVILIZATION, ninth version covers the Western highbrow culture and the importance of its principles inside a political background chronology. identified for its obtainable writing kind, this article appeals to scholars and teachers alike for its brevity, readability, and cautious choice of content material together with its greater specialise in faith and philosophy. up-to-date with more moderen scholarship, the 9th version keeps many well known positive aspects, together with comparative timelines and full-color maps with actual geography essays. New expertise assets, together with an interactive publication, make studying extra enticing and guideline extra effective.

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