By Wil Mara
This interesting sequence takes a glance at significant occasions all through U.S historical past in the course of the eyes of these who lived to witness them
By Simone van der Hof, Bibi van den Berg, Bart Schermer
Ensuring on-line protection has develop into a subject at the regulatory time table in lots of Western societies. besides the fact that, regulating for on-line security is way from effortless, as a result of wide array of nationwide and overseas, inner most and public actors and stakeholders which are concerned. whilst regulating on-line hazards for kids you will need to strike the proper stability among defense opposed to harms at the one hand and safeguarding their basic freedoms and rights at the different. The authors during this booklet try and grapple with accurately this subject: amazing the perfect stability among making sure protection for kids on the net whereas while permitting them to scan, to profit, to counterpoint their lives, to procure abilities and to celebrate utilizing this international community. The authors come from a number of clinical disciplines, starting from legislation to social technology and from media experiences to philosophy. which means the booklet presents the reader with either empirical and theoretical/conceptual chapters and sheds a multi-disciplinary gentle at the complicated subject of regulating on-line protection for children.
By Edward Poll
This is often a simple thirty-minute learn for any busy attorney at the move. You’ll research Ed’s A to Z fundamentals for dealing with and operating a profitable legislation company with out stepping into too many nitty-gritty information, numbers, and lengthy examples.
From coping with you money circulation and collections method to weighing the ROI of your expertise purchases, this 60-page specified file provides you with the necessities on tips to make extra ecocnomic judgements touching on all the things of your legislations company. You’ll additionally see the hidden bills hurting your base line (for instance, do you know that you simply waste $80,000 of billable time each year on email?). Case stories convey the precious details during this ebook to existence, making it a enjoyable, speedy learn that might switch your corporation overnight.
You’ll find out how to:
* persist with the five Steps of legislation enterprise Planning
* price the profitability and function of your practice
* deal with you cash stream extra effectively
* Shorten your billing cycle
* Get consumers to pay extra – and on time
* switch your billing procedure in order that consumers don’t get sticky label surprise once they learn their bill
* elevate charges with none consumers complaining
* comprehend the impression each one consumer has in your business
* successfully stability your shopper portfolio so that you by no means get caught for money whilst a heavy hitter leaves
By Kristine Harper
Typhoon Andrew experiences the environmental stipulations that conspire to reason a storm, the specific mixture of climate styles that prompted storm Andrew to develop with such strength in August 1992, and the price of the catastrophe in human existence and estate harm.
By Kendall Haven
Think operating in the midst of the Peruvian rain woodland, amid panthers, pit vipers, spiders, and slugs-in the pitch black of evening. Or peering over the sting of a stay volcano, attempting to acquire medical facts as you turn into engulfed in hissing sulfur fumes and emerging gasoline. Or status at the backside of the sea, taking notes as a twenty-five foot lengthy nice white shark slowly circles round you. technology is not just a dynamic and very important zone of research, it could even be drastically exciting-for males, and for ladies. listed here are the exciting tales of fifty lady scientists who've confronted daunting demanding situations within the box, within the technology lab, or even within the academy. you will find representatives from actual, earth, and existence science-from rain wooded area ecologists, volcanologists, marine biologists, and archeologists to chemists, physicists, and crystallographers. short profiles of those interesting ladies are by way of fascinating vignettes approximately their work-their passions, their struggles, and their accomplishments. dialogue questions and references for additional research also are incorporated. This informative and action-packed assortment is meant to motivate and instruct-and to motivate younger ladies (and younger males) to pursue technology as a box of analysis and occupation. it is a nice source for reviews and learn research, and educators can use the tales to release technological know-how devices, or as supplementary studying to reinforce the technological know-how curriculum. Grades 4-9 (and above).
By Erik Gregersen
The sunlight is only one among a few two hundred billion stars that make up the Milky means. much more mind-boggling, the Milky manner is a tiny speck, being just one of one billion galaxies within the universe. filled with interesting proof and beautiful images, this booklet examines the Galaxy that people name domestic. Readers also are taken on a trip mild years away, to the area of phenomena reminiscent of the Oort cloud.
By Duncan Grey
This new version not just has technical info, yet new fabric on in-service education, plans for 6 classes on the net; a listing of significant portals; a test-yourself web page; and dangers to lecturers equivalent to accusations of downloading beside the point fabric.
By Geoffrey Walford
Geoffrey Walford tackles one of many perennial matters in schooling coverage, specifically the inter-relationship of markets and fairness. His dialogue synthesises learn findings (his personal within the context of others) from over a decade analyzing the triangle among (i) idea, (ii) coverage (both present and up to date) and (iii) perform.
By David Watson, Helen Williams
Recommended by way of Cambridge foreign Examinations. enhance your scholars computational pondering and programming talents with whole insurance of the newest syllabus from skilled examiners and academics. - Follows the order of the syllabus precisely, making sure entire insurance - Introduces scholars to self-learning routines, aiding them the right way to use their wisdom in new situations Accompanying animation records of the most important recommendations can be found to obtain at no cost on-line. See the fast hyperlinks to the left to entry. This booklet covers the IGCSE (0478), O point (2210) and US IGCSE access (0473) syllabuses, that are for first exam 2015. it might probably even be an invaluable reference for college kids taking the hot computing device technological know-how AS point direction (9608).