One of the main hats a textbook
writer wears if that of reporter.
With that in mind, we can better understand the brouhaha that is breaking out about the latest study of Palestinian and Israeli textbooks
, which found that while both sides largely present one-sided narratives, and while Israeli state textbooks
are better on most measures, "dehumanizing and demonizing characterizations" are "rare" in both Israeli and Palestinian texts.
A key component of the system of university genres, the textbook
is viewed as providing an epistemological map of disciplinary knowledge by summarizing confirmed knowledge and accepted and established views.
Akademos has also recently launched its own Textbook
Adoption Tool which offers a comprehensive online portal for the faculty to choose textbooks
based on quality and value.
Normally, when you sell your print textbook
at the end of the semester you lose all the margin notes and highlights you made as you were studying.
The results from these studies have confirmed the feasibility of textbook
problem analysis for exploring students' learning experience through problem solving.
However, after 13 years of FPE and eight years of FDSE, most public schools had not attained the expected 1:1 pupil to textbook
They described the initiative of free textbook
distribution as a "milestone" in the education sector as it encouraged students to continue their studies.
Activists called on the State Board of Education to vote against the textbook
ISLAMABAD -- National Book Foundation (NBF) has almost completed the prime task of supply of textbooks
in the educational institutions under Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) located in Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) for Academic Session 2016-17.
The report of this survey has been incorporated in inner- side of each relevant subject textbook
first time in order to make improvement for next Academic Year in the light of recommendations of survey report.
A brief demographic survey and 10-question survey provided by the textbook
publisher were used for this study.
Navigator/Journal, developed by the Center for the Study of Curriculum at Michigan State University, is a web-based tool for aligning mathematics instruction with the Common Core.
Psychological and Pedagogical Considerations in Digital Textbook
Use and Development
For instance, Gregory Mankiw's Principles of Economics, a staple textbook
used in Introduction to Economics classes around the world, comes with a nearly $300 price tag for the current edition.