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  • The Super Generation’s Study Journal

    € 6.00
    English
    Description: 

    The Super Generation’s Study Journal is a results focused, purpose driven, time management tool designed to help students increase their productivity, effectiveness and application to their study. The Study Journal has been developed around the Super Generation’s Plan, Do and 5 х 5 Review System. After preparation of study notes or a mind map, students should review the topic on five occasions for short intervals to increase their retention of information. The Study Journal makes it easier for students to plan these reviews, thereby studying more effectively and for parents and teachers to help them succeed in exams.

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  • Parents' Handbook: Supporting your Maths Student, Carol Guildea & Brendan Guildea

    € 10.00
    English

    In this book we attempt to:

    • Enhance the skills a parent/guardian requires to support a student on the maths journey through second level.
    • Give no nonsense, clear, practical advice.
    • Assist in the quest to boost the student’s self-esteem and fulfil their potential in the State Examinations.
    • Explain the maths journey the students are undertaking.
    • Illustrate gender differences that give insight into how to support each gender type.

    Brendan Guildea is one of Ireland's leading maths teachers. He presents revision seminars for students and in-service courses for teachers throughout the country. He features regularly in the media, leading discussions on the teaching of Maths, the Mathematics syllabus and the state examinations. He also teaches DEIS students under Trinity College Access Program. On Eir's "StudyHub", he presents a selection of lessons based on the "New Concise Project Maths" textbooks for secondary schools and the most recent exam questions. He is a co-author of this very popular six-book series.

    Brendan is also the co-author of an eight book series of maths revision for all levels in the Junior and Leaving Certificate exams under the hugely popular banner of: “Less Stress, More Success” published by Gill.

    Carol Guildea has developed a career as a full time Guidance Counsellor since graduating with a Masters Degree in Education Guidance and Counselling from Trinity College Dublin in 2006.

    In her capacity as Guidance Counsellor, Carol has worked in a variety of different schools across the spectrum at second level. She has gained experience in the areas of personal counselling and guiding students through the processes of college applications in Ireland, UK, USA and Europe. In addition she has made a significant contribution as proofreader for the eight books in the revision series “Less Stress, More Success”.

  • Making a Difference – Stories of Inspirational Teachers

    € 10.00
    English

    Making a Difference – Stories of Inspirational Teachers, is aimed at all educators, whether they be teachers or parents. It highlights the powerful formative impact of thier direction, encouragement and commitment on the lives of their learners.

    The book has stories from over sixty contributors, each giving a personal account of the impact of a teacher on their lives. There are contributions from well known people such as Ruairí Quinn, Brendan O’Carroll and Terry Prone it also includes people who have no public profile but whose lives have been equally impacted by exceptional teachers.

    In this book, as the reader re-enters the classroom, they enter a world that believes in the possible and not the probable – that sees unlimited potential and not limited talent – where great feats are achieved and small miracles happen.

  • Make it Happen - A Success Guide for Teenagers

    € 10.00
    English

    Make it Happen: A Success Guide for Teenagers, is aimed directly at teenagers, enabling them to achieve their goals. This is the first book in the personal development space which is specifically targeted at teenagers. Through story, powerful questions, and self-reflection this attractive and eye-catching book clearly shows how thoughts and beliefs influence actions and therefore results. While this book is designed specifically for teenagers, it will also be valuable for parents and teachers, who wish to get the best from young adults. 'Make it Happen' is young, vibrant and engaging. It is developed around the concept of a TV programme allowing the young people to 'Channel Hop', or 'Replay' and like many current TV programmes, the 'Reality Bites' section should prove popular with young people.

    Make it Happen focuses on the SUPER Success System and shows the young people how to implement it in their lives to achieve what they want to be, do or have. Technical and informative notes are interspersed with real-life stories and examples of Make it Happen’s strategies in practice, thus ensuring the book remains fast paced and varied. Modern day success stories such as U2 and the X-Factor feature to emphasise points.

    This book will be an invaluable guide to any young person that wants to 'Make It Happen'.

  • Ways to Well-Being Programme – Student Workbook

    € 15.00
    English
    Description: 

    The Ways to Well-Being workbook is designed to help 15-18 year olds explore how to maintain their own sense of well-being, leading to improved academic outcomes in school and a sense of accomplishment in life. This workbook may be used to accompany the well-being programme delivered by teachers or used independently by the young person. The content is designed around five core areas of life which affect well-being;

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