Etapas es un curso de espanol cuya caracteristica principal es su distribuciôn modular y flexible. Basandose en un enfoque orientado a la accion, las unidades didacticas se organizan en torno a un objetivo o tenta que dota de contexto a las tareas que en cada una de ellas se proponen. Caracteristicas : 14 médulos de 30 horas correspondientes a los niveles Al, A2, B1 y B2 segun las orientaciones del Marco cornun europeo de re ferencia para las lenguas (MCER) y su concrecian en el nuevo Plan curricular del Instituto Cervantes, Niveles de referencia (PCIC) ; cada modulo presenta la opcion de acortarse, si se prescinde de las actividades opcionales que se incluyen, o ampliarse, si se aprovecha et material extra, y ajustarse asi a las necesidades particulares de cada grupo. Se ofrece en los siguientes itinerarios : dos itinerarios estindar: Etapas y Etapas Plus, disenado cada uno de ellos segun una organizacion de contenidos y estructura especifica ; mis Etapas a medida : los modulos se pueden adaptar a las distintas necesidades y contextos de aprendizaje combinandolos para obtener los manuales mas adecuados a cada centro.
Annotation This study has two objectives: to assess impacts of MDPs on the institutional capacity building of local governments and to assess both "direct" impacts on the beneficiaries and "indirect" (longer-term) impacts on the development of local economies.
Latin America faces tremendous challenges, particularly those of development, poverty, and inequality. Education is widely recognized as one of the most critical means of defeating these challenges. Democratizing education, by improving both its coverage and quality, is critical to overcoming the social and economic inequality that plagues Latin America. Ensuring that all children have the opportunity to learn critical skills at both primary and secondary level is paramount to overcoming skill barriers that perpetuate underdevelopment and poverty. A growing body of evidence supports the intuitive notion that teachers play a key role in what, how, and how much students learn. Attracting quali...
Breakthrough Plus is a communication-focussed course in American English for young adult and adult learners of English. This flexible course builds confidence through an emphasis on speaking and listening skills, and enhances learning through the innovative and interactive digibook.
Students build confidence, creativity and performance with New Challenges, helping them to grow and develop social awareness. Learners will enjoy lessons that are educational and fun and present a challenge that is achievable. The author team of this proven course have selected themes that inspire, motivate and promote positive values. Students acquire language skills in a systematic way and become independent learners who are better citizens of the world. (Quelle: Homepage des Verlags).
This book focuses on the preharvest practices on the production and quality of food crops. Nine chapters are included in this book, which are: Effect of Preharvest Factors on the Quality of Vegetables Produced in the Tropics - Vegetables: Growing Environment and the Quality of Produce; Effects of Agronomic Practices and Processing Conditions on Tomato Ingredients; Modelling Fruit Quality: Ecophysiological, Agronomical and Ecological Perspectives; Sprays Technology in Perennial Tree Crops; Chestnut, an Ancient Crop With Future; Improvement of Grain Legume Production in Semi-Arid Kenya Through Biological Nitrogen Fixation: The Experience With Tepary Bean (Phaseolus Acutifolius a Gray var. Latifolius); Impact of Ozone on Crops; Saffron Quality: Effect of Agricultural Practices, Processing and Storage; Fruit and vegetables Harvesting Systems. It will stimulate readers thinking on key constraints in agriculture and horticulture. Readers will get acquainted with a wide range of information, technologies and methodologies.
Existing coastal management and defense approaches are not well suited to meet the challenges of climate change and related uncertanities. Professionals in this field need a more dynamic, systematic and multidisciplinary approach. Written by an international group of experts, Coastal Risk Management in a Changing Climate provides innovative, multidisciplinary best practices for mitigating the effects of climate change on coastal structures. Based on the Theseus program, the book includes eight study sites across Europe, with specific attention to the most vulnerable coastal environments such as deltas, estuaries and wetlands, where many large cities and industrial areas are located. Integrated risk assessment tools for considering the effects of climate change and related uncertainties Presents latest insights on coastal engineering defenses Provides integrated guidelines for setting up optimal mitigation measures Provides directly applicable tools for the design of mitigation measures Highlights socio-economic perspectives in coastal mitigation
This book is an essential introduction to the world of financing and investment decision making. With a strong real world focus, this text aims to help you bridge the gap between the theories surrounding financial decision making and what happens in the real business world in an accessible, user-friendly way. Alongside the book, you can visit the Business Finance companion website at www.pearsoned.co.uk/mclaney to access a comprehensive range of student-learning resources, including additional questions, web links for further reading and a glossary of key terms.
This streamlined grammar is intended as both a text and a reference book for university level Spanish language courses starting at the junior level. The aim is to simplify and to present cognitive devices for understanding Spanish structures. While written in Spanish, it is especially designed for students whose primary language is English as well as for Spanish speakers who live in an English speaking culture. The book contains 20 grammar units with many accompanying exercises. Topics covered are non-finite verbs, temporal expressions, mood, the particle si, imperatives, linguistic variation, prepositions, copulas, verbal expressions which show changes of form and state, structures based upon the model of gustar, aspect, passive voice, uses of se, uses of lo, comparison, relative pronouns, conjunctions, que/cual contrast, articles, and adjective placement.