Principal Matters (Updated & Expanded): The Motivation, Action, Courage and Teamwork Needed for School Leaders

Author William D. Parker ISBN-10 154540058X ISBN-13 9781545400586 Year 2017-04-20 Pages 136 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here School leadership can often be a lonely calling But it doesn t have to be that way William D Parker offers insights from over twenty years of experience as an educator and over ten years as a school administrator You are invited to this one on one conversation to learn how to better understand your purpose lead others influence change and successfully manage the challenges of school leadership Whether you are an aspiring principal or leading your own building or district you will find Principal Matters both inspiring and instructive Read ahead for insight into how to lead with courage action motivation and teamwork Here s some feedback from some others who recommend the book Will is a great storyteller and his use of these connections makes this book easy to read but also memorable His focus on purposegoing beyond what you do in schoolis something that all leaders should really consider if they are going to make a difference in both their professional and personal lives George Couros Principal founder of ConnectedPrincipals com and an Innovative…

Social Security For Dummies (For Dummies (Lifestyle))

Author Jonathan Peterson ISBN-10 1119293332 ISBN-13 9781119293330 Year 2016-06-07 Pages 336 Language English Publisher For Dummies Download Link Click Here Social Security For Dummies 2nd Edition 9781119293330 was previously published as Social Security For Dummies 2nd Edition 9781118967560 While this version features a new Dummies cover and design the content is the same as the prior release and should not be considered a new or updated product Praise forSocial Security For Dummies Social Security for Dummies is a must read for people of any age who want a comfortable retirement Jonathan Peterson does a great job of explaining this complicated system and helps you understand how to get the most from the benefits you ve earned The difference between a smart claiming strategy and a dumb one can cost you hundreds of thousands of dollars so you ll want to invest in this book Liz Weston personal finance columnist and author ofThe 10 Commandments of Money This is your go to book on Social Security Chock full of useful tips easy to use and well organized it answers all your questions about Social Security Steve Vernon author ofMoney for Life Turn Your IRA and 401 k Into a Lifetime Retirement…

Queer Identities and Politics in Germany: A History, 1880–1945

Author Clayton Whisnant ISBN-10 193959409X ISBN-13 9781939594099 Year 2016-06-28 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Harrington Park Press, LLC Download Link Click Here Germany in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries witnessed key developments in LGBT history including the growth of the world s first homosexual organizations and gay and lesbian magazines as well as an influential community of German sexologists and psychoanalysts Queer Identities and Politics in Germany describes these events in detail from vibrant gay social scenes to the Nazi persecution that sent many LGBT people to concentration camps Clayton J Whisnant recounts the emergence of various queer identities in Germany from 1880 to 1945 and the political strategies pursued by early homosexual activists Drawing on recent English and German language scholarship he enriches the debate over whether science contributed to social progress or persecution during this period and he offers new information on the Nazis preoccupation with homosexuality The book s epilogue locates remnants of the pre 1945 era in Germany today

Who Was Neil Armstrong?

Author Roberta Edwards ISBN-10 0448449072 ISBN-13 9780448449074 Year 2008-10-02 Pages 112 Language English Publisher Grosset & Dunlap Download Link Click Here On July 20 1969 Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon and to an audience of over 450 million people proclaimed his step a giant leap for mankind This Eagle Scout built his own model planes as a little boy and then grew up to be a test pilot for experimental aircraft before becoming an astronaut Over 80 black and white illustrations bring Armstrong s story to life

Gwendy’s Button Box

Author Stephen King ISBN-10 1587676109 ISBN-13 9781587676109 Year 2017-05-16 Pages 180 Language English Publisher Cemetery Dance Pubns Download Link Click Here The little town of Castle Rock Maine has witnessed some strange events and unusual visitors over the years but there is one story that has never been told until now There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock Route 117 Pleasant Road and the Suicide Stairs Every day in the summer of 1974 twelve year old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs which are held by strong if time rusted iron bolts and zig zag up the cliffside At the top of the stairs Gwendy catches her breath and listens to the shouts of the kids on the playground From a bit farther away comes the chink of an aluminum bat hitting a baseball as the Senior League kids practice for the Labor Day charity game One day a stranger calls to Gwendy Hey girl Come on over here for a bit We ought to palaver you and me On a bench in the shade sits a man in black jeans a black coat like for a suit and a white shirt unbuttoned…

125 Pet Rescues: From Pound to Palace: Homeless Pets Made Happy

Author National Geographic Kids ISBN-10 1426327366 ISBN-13 9781426327360 Year 2017-04-25 Pages 112 Language English Publisher National Geographic Children’s Books Download Link Click Here This is a collection of hilarious and heartwarming stories of dogs cats and all types of pets given a second chance and the human animal lovers who rescued them From the dog who saved her owner from a fire to the cat that plays the piano to the cow that thinks it s a dog discover incredible stories of animals in need who went on to become beloved pets These uplifting tales are paired with amazing photos and loads of animal facts Kids learn all about how to be kind to our animals friends and the importance of being a responsible pet owner There s tons of furry fluffy feathery fun on every page including tips on how to help save animals in need

26 & Selfish

Author Whitni ISBN-10 154125175X ISBN-13 9781541251755 Year 2017-04-22 Pages 74 Language English Publisher CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Download Link Click Here When I use the term selfish Im using it as a starting point Everything starts with self Before you can begin working on anything or anyone else you have to take care of yourself When you find that intrinsic motivation when you know who you are and when accept self then you have a starting point As life presents change you have to be willing to change as well Never give up and remember to keep self first

Gluten-Free Family Favorites: The 75 Go-To Recipes You Need to Feed Kids and Adults All Day, Every Day

Author Kelli Bronski ISBN-10 1615191003 ISBN-13 9781615191000 Year 2014-07-01 Pages 232 Language English Publisher The Experiment Download Link Click Here This kid friendly cookbook from category leading authors has gluten free families covered every day of the week Cooking and sharing meals is something every family should be able to enjoy togethereven if one or more family members eats gluten free If your household is avoiding gluten this book will lead the way to recreating your familys old favorites and introduce you to a few new ones too Gluten Free Family Favorites is an accessible photo filled cookbook that makes gluten free cooking fun with 75 recipes designed to meet your familys everyday needs and wants including breakfasts to start the day off right French Toast Sticks Banana Muffins Pancakes snacks and sides that satisfy Cashew Coconut Chia Squares Soft Pretzels balanced dinners Pumpkin Gnocchi Nuggets Spaghetti Bolognese Quesadillas familiar classics Personal Pizzas Fish Sticks Chicken Fingers tasty treats Apple Cider Donuts Waffle Cones Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies Alongside such kid tested and approved recipes Gluten Free Family Favorites teaches the ins and outs of a gluten free diet including how to maintain a gluten free kitchen avoid cross contamination…

The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

Author David Grann ISBN-10 1400078458 ISBN-13 9781400078455 Year 2010-01-26 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Vintage Books Download Link Click Here The 1 New York Timesbestseller now a major motion picture starringCharlie Hunnam Tom Holland Sienna Miller andRobert Pattinson In 1925 the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle in search of a fabled civilization He never returned Over the years countless perished trying to find evidence of his party and the place he called The Lost City of Z In this masterpiece of narrative nonfiction journalist David Grann interweaves the spellbinding stories of Fawcetts quest for Z and his own journey into the deadly jungle as he unravels the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century Look for David Grannsnew book Killers of the Flower Moon available now