The Bertie Project

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
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And as Irene resumes work on what she calls her Bertie Project, reinstating Bertie’s Italian lessons, yoga classes, and psychotherapy, Bertie begins to hatch a project of his own—one that promises freedom.

Bertie S Guide To Life And Mothers

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
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Bertie's education,in particular, was a matter of great concern toher,and she had
already written an article forthe journal Progressive Motherhood, in which she
had setoutthe objectivesofwhat she describedas“the Bertie Project”. “
Theemphasis,” she wrote, “must always be on the flourishing of the child's own
personality. Yet this overriding goal is not incompatible withthe provisionof a
programme of interestenhancement in the child herself” (Irene was not oneto use
themale pronoun ...

Espresso Tales

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
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And these occasions, she had noticed, were increasingly occurring when she
was talking about something important to do with Bertie. Was he fully committed
to the Bertie project? She would have to talk to him some time about that. One did
not raise a little boy like Bertie without full commitment from both parents, and that
meant a full commitment to all aspects of the project: educational, social and
psychological. “About which bus he takes,” she said, the irritation creeping into
her ...

Love Over Scotland

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
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Poor boy, thought the chairman, but did not say that. Instead, he said: 'What a
lucky little boy Bertie must be – to have all these things in his life.' 'Thank you,'
said Irene. 'My husband and I . . . well, we call it the Bertie Project.' The chairman
said nothing. He had looked out of the window, where a bird had landed on a
branch of the elm tree near his window. Birds are such an obvious metaphor for
freedom, he thought. And so now Irene had packed Bertie's case for him, neatly
folding and ...

School Shop

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are grateful for: In 1965, the U.S. Congress approved the Elementary and
Secondary Education Act (ESEA), which under Title III is funding the "Elementary
Industrial Arts Project" in Bertie County. The stipulated objectives of Title III are: "(
1) To encourage the development of innovations; (2) To demonstrate worthwhile
innovations in education through exemplary programs; (3) To supplement
existing programs and facilities." Title Ill's objectives continue with the statement ".
. . priority ...

The Open Door

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The project called State Experimentation in Education Development, better
known as SEED, is taking place at John B. Bond Elementary School in Lewiston,
in Bertie County. There are 18 other SEED projects in the state but none exactly
like this one. The Bond Elementary School ordinarily accommodates grades
three-five, plus a kindergarten. Now on the grounds during daytime hours is
another facet of education — adult education — which is allowing grownups a
chance to go back ...

Addresses And Proceedings Of The Annual Convention

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All the above procedures will be combined with anecdotal records and teacher
reports to form a comprehensive evaluation of project endeavors. Dissemination.
If any program or project is to succeed, it must have the support of citizens as well
as educators. A major goal of the Bertie Project is to secure that support.
Realizing the need for keeping the public informed of educational innovations or
achievements, we have launched an extensive dissemination program to inform
the ...

A Time Of Love And Tartan

Author: Alexander McCall Smith
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ISBN: 0525436561
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The latest installment of Alexander McCall Smith's perennially popular and irresistibly charming 44 Scotland Street series.

International Journal Of Vehicle Design

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With the help of an advanced driving simulator, the effects of using a handsfree
telephone on driving performance were investigated in one of the studies in the
BERTIE project [4]. The demands of the driving task were varied in two steps (
easy versus hard driving task). The easy driving task was a rather straight road
and the hard driving task was a very winding road. No other road users were
present on the road. As a telephone task the Working Memory Span Test [10] was
used.