This book is a product of my everyday life, driving around in the heavily congested roads of my beloved city Mumbai in INDIAI would end my day feeling an overwhelming rush of mixed emotions and found it really hard to shrug off the strong connections to everyday Life ! As I reflected on what I could learn from these experiences, interesting relationships began to form and make strange sense to me.All travelers have encountered Roadblocks along their journeys. The 5 Road Block Lessons offer interesting insight into the usefulness of Roadblocks on the Road of Life. Navigating Life's Traffic Lanes takes you through 12 Lane Laws of Life each translated into a cryptic Life Lesson. The Road of Life as you shall discover, is governed by The Code of the Road. The book takes you on a road trip through three segments - Your Car, The Road and The Code putting it all together in a delightful summary called You, The Road and the Code. Enjoy the Ride !
Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to effectivelyunderstand, assess, and treat individuals struggling withdyslexia Essentials of Dyslexia Assessment and Interventionprovides practical, step-by-step information on accuratelyidentifying, assessing, and using evidence-based interventions withindividuals with dyslexia. Addressing the components that need tobe considered in the assessment of dyslexia—both cognitiveand academic—this book includes descriptions of the varioustests used in a comprehensive dyslexia assessment along withdetailed, evidence-based interventions that professionals andparents can use to help individuals struggling with dyslexia. Like all the volumes in the Essentials of PsychologicalAssessment series, each concise chapter features numerous calloutboxes highlighting key concepts, bulleted points, and extensiveillustrative material, as well as test questions that help yougauge and reinforce your grasp of the information covered. Providing an in-depth look at dyslexia, this straightforwardbook presents information that will prepare school psychologists,neuropsychologists, educational diagnosticians, special educationteachers, as well as general education teachers, to recognize,assess, and provide effective treatment programs for dyslexia. Thebook is also a good resource for parents who are helping a childwith dyslexia. A practical guide to understanding, assessing, and helpingindividuals who have dyslexia Expert advice and tips throughout Conveniently formatted for rapid reference Other titles in the Essentials of Psychological Assessmentseries: Essentials of Assessment Report Writing Essentials of School Neuropsychological Assessment Essentials of Evidence-Based Academic Interventions Essentials of Response to Intervention Essentials of Processing Assessment Essentials of Conners Behavior Assessments Essentials of Cross-Battery Assessment, Second Edition Essentials of WISC-IV Assessment, Second Edition
A solitary aviator checks his instruments before taking off on a flight that will mean glory or, more likely, death. A fearless war correspondent relies upon the kindness of strangers to pursue her next big story. The best baseball player in the world enjoys a night out on the town in the company of a few close friends. A brilliant theoretical physicist mixes martinis under the stars in the New Mexican wilderness. These and other sharply etched vignettes offer intimate glimpses into the lives of extraordinary people who, living by their own codes, were shaped by America and who shaped America in return. “Photographs of that era display the stress factor quite clearly in Gus Grissom’s pinched features, the lunar craters under his eyes, the thousand-yard stare in his gaze as he does his level best to deliver the undeliverable. In his brief stops in Houston, Betty notices that her husband, who has always made a point of not bringing his work or his worries home with him, can no longer afford himself that respite, and she and the boys get a measure of the strain. In a moment of darkness, he says to her, ‘If there’s ever a serious accident in the program, it’s probably going to be me.’ Not exactly dinner-table conversation.” From “The Wingman”
Make your own medicine with this step by step study. Herbs are goods that cleanse and nourish out bodies allowing us to heal. Find out how herbs have worked for other people and how simple it is to be in control of our own health. Here is what some past students have said about this study: "the variety of information is exceptional." "I learned so much from this study that I wish my friends could learn." "I came into this study not knowing anything about herbal health. Now I am excited and making my own stuff." "I look forward to the next tea. Thank you for opening up a new world to me."
netwars: The Code. Episode 3 of 6. - Hackers. Cyber warfare. Terrorism. Forget Edward Snowden and the NSA. Do you really know who's monitoring your data? -- Welcome to the Deep Web. Think you really know your best friend? One, he may just be your worst enemy. -- Nightshade, high-ranking member of criminal hacker group Black Flag, reads about the death of Brown Bear, their mole in the National Cyber Crime Unit (NCCU). Are his carefully laid plans now at risk? Meanwhile, NCCU advisor Scott Mitchell, under his hacker identity Strider, contacts The Salesman, the hacker who introduced young Strider to The Code, a set of rules he now lives by. But instead of getting help from his mentor, Strider is faced with a shocking revelation. At the same time, Rebecca MacDonald of PrinceSec and NCCU Agent David Roche are investigating at Drax Power Station. Evidence from a nearby port reveals that a cargo box arrives every week before disappearing for a few days. Roche, flush with excitement, decides to secretly investigate the warehouse - and walks right into a trap. -- netwars: The Code is part of a transmedia project based on real facts and cyber-attack scenarios. The project spans multiple story platforms including a fact-based website (www.netwars-project.com) and the interactive graphic novel app "netwars: The Butterfly Attack." For fans of Dave Eggers, THE CIRCLE; Daniel Suarez, DARKNET; the movie ENEMY OF THE STATE, and espionage and high-tech thrillers. -- About the Author: M. Sean Coleman launched his career as one of the original writers on Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Online. He has since written and produced original, award-winning shows for MSN, O2, Sony Pictures, Fox, the BBC, and Channel 4. He continues to write novels, graphic novels and tv scripts from his home in London. -- netwars: The Code is a Benjamin Franklin Digital Award SILVER HONOREE.
The Language of Seven Sacred Maya Temples and Tombs
Author: Linda Schele
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
This highly informative tour of a lost civilization discusses Mayan history and culture and focuses on seven sites that exemplify the Mayan tradition of using public places to record their history and belief system. Maps, drawings & photos.