The Slow Professor Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy

The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy by Maggie Berg, Barbara Seeber
English | April 27th, 2017 | ISBN: 1442645563 | 126 Pages | EPUB | 0.57 MB
If there is one sector of society that should be cultivating deep thought in itself and others, it is academia. Yet the corporatisation of the contemporary university has sped up the clock, demanding increased speed and efficiency from faculty regardless of the consequences for education and scholarship.

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Atmospheric Science at NASA A History

Atmospheric Science at NASA: A History by Erik M. Conway
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0801889847 | 416 Pages | PDF | 8.0 MB
This book offers an informed and revealing account of NASA’s involvement in the scientific understanding of the Earth’s atmosphere.

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The Open-Ended Approach A New Proposal for Teaching Mathematics

The Open-Ended Approach: A New Proposal for Teaching Mathematics by Jerry P. Becker, Shigeru Shimada
English | 1997 | ISBN: 0873534301 | 175 Pages | PDF | 13.3 MB
This book is an English translation from the Japanese book Open-Ended Approach in Arithmetic and Mathematics: A New Proposal for the Improvement of Teaching.

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Chess Quarterly American Chess Magazine Issue #7 Summer 2018

American Chess Magazine * Issues #7 * Summer 2018
English | Chess Quarterly | True PDF, 156 pages | 9.36 MB
This quarterly magazine is designed to record not only the exploits of those men and women who fulfil their varied roles as star players, trainers and sponsors, but also the endeavors of the many unsung heroes who work behind the scenes in national organizations, clubs and institutions supportive of chess. Such a broad-based movement will surely play its part in "making American chess great again", and the ACM will be committed to promoting even wider recognition and greater popularity of our beloved game.

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