Faculty Books

ACA 111 College Student Success

Published: 2005, 4th Edition 2012
Author: Laura Bazan, James Bazan, Linda Dunham and Elvira Johnson
ISBN: 978-1-59494-063-7

Help your students become more familiar with the community college system and its many resources. With the increasing number of students, faculty, administrators, resource personnel, and support systems calling their local community college home, CPCC administrators collaborated to create a textbook that would orient these individuals to the complex community college environment and educate them on the resources available to help them find college success.

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ACA 122 College Transfer Success, 3rd Edition – Online Version

Published: 2016
Authors: Alyssa Williams & Donna Housman
ISBN: 978-1-59494-079-8

Newly revised and expanded! The ACA 122 College Transfer Success textbook was designed to assist students in their successful transfer from a community college to a senior institution. The publication will provide information and strategies necessary to develop clear academic and professional goals beyond the community college experience. Topics include choosing the right major, understanding college culture and how it relates to the student’s personal and academic needs, options for paying for college, tackling the admissions process, and exploring the support services available to assist students in making a successful transition to the college of their choice.

Upon receipt of payment, an access code will be emailed during regular business hours ONLY, Mon – Fri from 9 am – 5 pm.

Students who purchase the eBook after these hours or on the weekend will receive their access code the next business day.

Purchasers are forbidden by copyright laws from copying or reproducing ACA 122 – “College Transfer Success”.  Copyright laws prohibit this textbook from being shared or distributed with others, including students, faculty or staff in any way.

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ACA 122 College Transfer Success, 3rd Edition – Print Version

Published: 2016
Authors: Alyssa Williams & Donna Housman
ISBN: 978-1-59494-079-8

Newly revised and expanded! The ACA 122 College Transfer Success textbook was designed to assist students in their successful transfer from a community college to a senior institution. The publication will provide information and strategies necessary to develop clear academic and professional goals beyond the community college experience. Topics include choosing the right major, understanding college culture and how it relates to the student’s personal and academic needs, options for paying for college, tackling the admissions process, and exploring the support services available to assist students in making a successful transition to the college of their choice.

Special bulk pricing available for North Carolina Community Colleges.

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Accident, Sickness, and Health Insurance Guide

Published: 2016
Author:  Ron Robinson  
ISBN:   978-1-59494-077-4

This workbook is for individuals who are interested in obtaining a North Carolina insurance license and focuses specifically on the accident, sickness and health aspects of insurance policies.

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ASL 111 Lab Workbooks

Published: 2008
Author: American Sign Language & Interpreter Education (Professional Careers Division) of Central Piedmont Community college.
ISBN: 978-1-59494-029-3

This workbook outlines the fundamental elements of American Sign Language. The text places an emphasis on the development of basic expressive and receptive skills through the use of supplementary learning media and materials. This publication teaches students how to comprehend and respond accurately using American Sign Language while demonstrating cultural awareness.

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ASL 112 Lab Workbooks

Published: 2008
Author: American Sign Language & Interpreter Education (Professional Careers Division) of Central Piedmont Community college.
ISBN: 978-1-59494-030-9

This workbook further enhances student’s acquisition of the fundamental elements of American Sign Language. It places an emphasis on the development of basic expressive and receptive skills through the use of supplementary learning media and materials. This publication teaches students how to comprehend and more accurately respond using American Sign Language while demonstrating cultural awareness.

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Best Teaching Practices

Published: 2nd Edition, 2015
Author:
Jennifer Haase Perkins
ISBN: 978-1-59494-071-2

Newly revised and expanded. Best Teaching Practices promotes success in the classroom before class starts and throughout the term. The book presents strategies designed to help the newest faculty member to the most tenured. The book begins with ways to communicate and build bridges with students before they ever step foot through the door, whether that be in the classroom or online. Throughout the text, there are techniques that will enable the instructor to teach with proficiency and ease as they lead the class through the standard curriculum.

 

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Crossroads Cafe Classroom on DVD

Published: 2006
Author: Gilda Rubio-Festa
ISBN: 978-1-59494-027-9

The Crossroads Café is for students interested in improving their English language skills but cannot attend traditional courses or who choose to study English independently.

$350.00/set -Lessons 1-26
Individual DVDs available $15.00/Lesson

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ELN-232 Introduction to Microprocessors

Published: 2013
Author: Dennis Leak
ISBN: 978-1-59494-057-6

Introduction to Microprocessors is a combined microprocessor and lab textbook.  It covers topics from a brief history of computing, to analog and interrupt processing on microcontrollers.  The material balances hardware labs with assembly level programming, allowing students to better comprehend the instruction cycle of the microcontroller.  The book contains homework assignments and 14 Lab experiments; experiments include, scanning keyboards, LED and LCD displays, temperature sensors and driving Pulse Width Modulated DC motors and Stepper Motors.

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ESL Fast Track

Published: 2009
Author: ESL Fast Track Training Dept.
ISBN: 978-1-59494-043-9

ESL Fast Track is designed for prospective or current adult educators with no formal training in adult ESL and fills the need for in-depth training while providing participants with the efficiency and convenience of online and on-demand course delivery. The goal of ESL Fast Track is to provide an overview of the field of ESL, including research and theory as it applies to classroom practice.

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First Steps in English

Published: 2015
Author: Amanda Ingrassia & Anna Sanczyk
ISBN: 978-1-59494-069-9

First Steps in English is a standard based text designed to teach basic English and literacy skills while simultaneously equipping students with essential skills needed to be self-sufficient, contributing members of their new community. Ten thematic modules introduce basic literacy skills as supports for real-life language needs at work, in the community, and at home. The text was designed to accommodate the multilevel nature of a literacy class, with A sections supporting new learners and B sections supporting emerging readers, without causing noticeable class divides.

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Legacy and Promise (CPCC Faculty & Staff Only)

Published: 2013
Author: Susan Oleson-Briggs
ISBN: 978-0-615-74017-1

Learn about CPCC in this history of the College from 1993 to 2013. Legacy and Promise is being published as part of the College’s 50-year celebration and as a complement to Carol Timblin’s book The First Thirty Years 1963-1993.

Legacy and Promise is a tribute to countless employees who are responsible for the College’s achievements and reputation, and it chronicles CPCC’s multi-campus growth and its unwavering responsiveness to its community. The evolution of teaching and learning, the implementation of innovations, along with many challenges and opportunities from the past 20 years are covered in this fascinating book. Important College milestones and significant events are captured, including groundbreakings, celebrations, dedications, along with numerous student, employee and college awards; more than 300 photos document these people and highlights.

100% of the proceeds benefit the CPCC Foundation

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Legacy and Promise (shipped)

Published: 2013
Author: Susan Oleson-Briggs
ISBN: 978-0-615-74017-1

Learn about CPCC in this history of the College from 1993 to 2013. Legacy and Promise is being published as part of the College’s 50-year celebration and as a complement to Carol Timblin’s book The First Thirty Years 1963-1993.

Legacy and Promise is a tribute to countless employees who are responsible for the College’s achievements and reputation, and it chronicles CPCC’s multi-campus growth and its unwavering responsiveness to its community. The evolution of teaching and learning, the implementation of innovations, along with many challenges and opportunities from the past 20 years are covered in this fascinating book. Important College milestones and significant events are captured, including groundbreakings, celebrations, dedications, along with numerous student, employee and college awards; more than 300 photos document these people and highlights.

100% of the proceeds benefit the CPCC Foundation

 

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Legacy and Promise Bundle (CPCC Faculty & Staff Only)

Legacy and Promise and Central Piedmont Community College: The First Thirty Years

Legacy and Promise
Published: 2013
Author: Susan Oleson-Briggs
ISBN: 978-0-615-74017-1

Learn about CPCC in this history of the College from 1993 to 2013. Legacy and Promise is being published as part of the College’s 50-year celebration and as a complement to Carol Timblin’s book The First Thirty Years 1963-1993.

Legacy and Promise is a tribute to countless employees who are responsible for the College’s achievements and reputation, and it chronicles CPCC’s multi-campus growth and its unwavering responsiveness to its community. The evolution of teaching and learning, the implementation of innovations, along with many challenges and opportunities from the past 20 years are covered in this fascinating book. Important College milestones and significant events are captured, including groundbreakings, celebrations, dedications, along with numerous student, employee and college awards; more than 300 photos document these people and highlights.

100% of the proceeds benefit the CPCC Foundation

 

Central Piedmont Community College: The First Thirty Years
Published: 1995
Author:  Carol L. Timblin
ISBN:  0-9644976-0-3

Central Piedmont Community College: The First Thirty Years, written by Carol L. Timblin was published in 1995.  The history book covers the College's growth from its inception in 1963 to the installation of its third president, Dr. Tony Zeiss.

Read about Dr. Richard H. Hagemeyer who led CPCC for its first 23 years, and his vision earned the College the reputation that it still enjoys today.

Also learn about the influence of the second president, Dr. Ruth Shaw, who began planning for CPCC to become a multi-campus institution during her six-year tenure.

Not only does the book tell the story of a leading community college in the Carolinas and the people who worked behind the scenes, but it also serves as a reference source of much that occurred at the College during an historic period in Mecklenburg County.

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Legacy and Promise Bundle (shipped)

Legacy and Promise and Central Piedmont Community College: The First Thirty Years

Legacy and Promise
Published: 2013
Author: Susan Oleson-Briggs
ISBN: 978-0-615-74017-1

Learn about CPCC in this history of the College from 1993 to 2013. Legacy and Promise is being published as part of the College’s 50-year celebration and as a complement to Carol Timblin’s book The First Thirty Years 1963-1993.

Legacy and Promise is a tribute to countless employees who are responsible for the College’s achievements and reputation, and it chronicles CPCC’s multi-campus growth and its unwavering responsiveness to its community. The evolution of teaching and learning, the implementation of innovations, along with many challenges and opportunities from the past 20 years are covered in this fascinating book. Important College milestones and significant events are captured, including groundbreakings, celebrations, dedications, along with numerous student, employee and college awards; more than 300 photos document these people and highlights.

100% of the proceeds benefit the CPCC Foundation

Central Piedmont Community College: The First Thirty Years
Published: 1995
Author:  Carol L. Timblin
ISBN:  0-9644976-0-3

Central Piedmont Community College: The First Thirty Years, written by Carol L. Timblin was published in 1995.  The history book covers the College's growth from its inception in 1963 to the installation of its third president, Dr. Tony Zeiss.

Read about Dr. Richard H. Hagemeyer who led CPCC for its first 23 years, and his vision earned the College the reputation that it still enjoys today.

Also learn about the influence of the second president, Dr. Ruth Shaw, who began planning for CPCC to become a multi-campus institution during her six-year tenure.

Not only does the book tell the story of a leading community college in the Carolinas and the people who worked behind the scenes, but it also serves as a reference source of much that occurred at the College during an historic period in Mecklenburg County.

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Life Insurance Guide

Published: 2016
Author: Ron Robinson
ISBN: 978-1-59494-078-1

This workbook focuses on life insurance for individuals who are interested in obtaining a North Carolina insurance license.

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Managing Disruptive Change

Published: 2015
Author: Dr. Diann Back & Dr. Pat Hendrickson
ISBN: 978-1-59494-068-2

Managing Disruptive Change is intended to help people understand that change is always disruptive, upsets the status quo, and frequently results in new and innovative approaches to problem solving. This guide and reproducible masters will focus on the skills needed by those impacted by change to successfully navigate the change process. This simulation is built on sound theories of adult learning that address how we deal with and adjust to change in the workplace.

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Property and Casualty Insurance Guide

Published:9th Edition, 2016
Author: Ron Robinson
ISBN: 978-1-59494-076-7

This workbook is for individuals who are interested in obtaining a North Carolina insurance license, including Property License Candidates, Casualty License Candidates, Personal Lines Candidates, and Adjuster License Candidates.

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Reading the World and Reading the Word

Published: 2009
Author: Dr. Honore Jean Missihoun
ISBN: 978-1-59494-033-0

This book is an eye-opening journey back and forth from Africa to the Americas. It provides an insight on social, personal and artistic implications of colonialism and the slave trade on cultures and individuals.

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The Wit and Wisdom of John Montgomery Belk

Published: 2008
Author: Dr. Tony Zeiss
ISBN: 978-1-59494-032-3

Dr. Tony Zeiss, President of Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC), is pleased to announce the release of his seventh book, “The Wit & Wisdom of John Montgomery Belk.” The work is a collection of anecdotes about the late John Belk, former Charlotte mayor and department store executive, as told by friends and colleagues.

Proceeds from the sale of this book benefit the John & Claudia Belk Scholarship Fund at Central Piedmont Community College. 

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Through the Garden

Published: 2008
Author: Thomas Anthony
ISBN: 978-1-59494-024-8

Vulnerable and transparent, this book of original poetry has been described as raw, gutsy, honest and passionate. It is both inspirational and profound while still down-to-earth, reader-friendly and always straight from the heart.

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Trail of History

Published: 2011
Author: CPCC TV
ISBN: 978-1-59494-054-5

CPCC TV’s “Trail of History” show takes the viewer back in time to experience and explore the people and events that made Charlotte and Mecklenburg County what they are today. With host Gary Ritter, Trail of History enlightens and educates as Charlotte and Mecklenburg County’s past is brought to life. This six-DVD set (Vol. 1) provides a tour of some of Mecklenburg’s historic sites and recounts the important events that have left a lasting legacy.

If you are a non-profit or want to buy in bulk, please call 704.330.6731.

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