2015-11-17T08:00:00Z "Peace Ecology" presents a cutting-edge exploration of an emerging paradigm that links the essence of peace and nonviolence with the tenets of ecology and the principles of environmentalism. Looking at issues including food justice, water sharing, climate change, peace zones, and the free economy, this book considers examples and illustrations from around th...[Read More]
2013-12-13T08:00:00Z This is an example of how science concepts can be applied to your everyday world... specifically your backyard. Readers can see an example of project for Mr. Morrow's 8th grade science class as well as learn a little about ecology.
2015-11-27T08:00:00Z Is genius shaped by the imagination of childhood? Edith Cobb's collection of autobiographies and biographies of creative people, as well as her observations of children's play, suggest just that. She sees the child to be innately connected with the natural world. Inner powers alone do not further the imagination. Her book remains a groundbreaking philosophical medit...[Read More]
2016-09-26T07:00:00Z In 2016 Holy Family Catholic School, Parafield Gardens submitted an iBook to Apple in order to become an Apple Distinguished School. Our successfully submission highlighted the transformative practice and use of Apple technology at our school. This book looks deeply at Apple's five best practices; visionary leadership, innovative learning and teaching, ongoing profe...[Read More]
The purpose of this booklet is to introduce some basic models in ecology based on differential equations. We assume little mathematical background. Readers need to know what the derivative of a function is.
2015-01-07T08:00:00Z Between 1945 and 1990 the United States built the largest and most productive higher education system in world history. Over the last two decades, however, dramatic budget cuts to public academic services and skyrocketing tuition have made college completion more difficult for many. Nevertheless, the democratic promise of education and the global competition for edu...[Read More]
2017-02-15T08:00:00Z There's something cool about how plants and animals live. Are you ready to discover their secrets? Open this book to find out! Learning about other living things can be made very exciting by adding vivid images and carefully selected texts. Pictures attract a child and makes him/her interested in the subject. Grab a copy today!
2004-10-14T07:00:00Z The environmental movement has often been accused of being overly negative--trying to stop "progress." The Nature of Design, on the other hand, is about starting things, specifically an ecological design revolution that changes how we provide food, shelter, energy, materials, and livelihood, and how we deal with waste.
Ecological design is an emerging field that a...[Read More]
2013-05-01T07:00:00Z The View From Below is an evolving, introductory textbook for advanced middle school students (and their teachers) that addresses several major issues in marine conservation in a compelling and interactive way. Using great multimedia and classroom exercises and deployed on a iPad, The View From Below can be used to help teach students about the basics of marine cons...[Read More]