programs need to be very high quality and aligned with high-quality kindergarten programs
(Mead, 2008). Another factor that has been identified as important to pre-kindergarten programs
is the teacher belief system (Lar-Cinisomo, Fuligni,...
special educators are asked to take on the roles of intervention specialists, RtI experts, and Tier
evaluators in addition to their undersold roles as high-quality instructors who perform daily with
professional practices of rigor, excellence,...
Article II: Influencing Destination Image and Visiting Intent Using Communication
Mix: A Case Study of Austria
Identifying the factors that influence destination image and visiting intentions
helps tourism planners...
roughly 253 visitors per 100 inhabitants (Statistics Austria, 2010). Tourism contributes
significantly to the national income and employment level. The current share of tourism-induced
gross value added has topped 10% of GDP as of 2008...
time, the students did show varying rates of progress when it came to specific target skills (West,
Denton, & Reaney, 2000).
A significant factor in student achievement is socioeconomic status. Low-income
students have a higher probability of...
Students Who Benefit from RTI
Kamps et al. (2007) compared the effects of English language learners (ELL) receiving
Tier 2 interventions to ELL students being taught using a balanced literacy approach to reading.
The study found students...
Exploratory research was conducted to identify and measure the relationships
between information sources, socio-cultural preferences, and travel motives on
destination image and visiting intentions. An adaptation of the study conducted...
counterparts (NAEP, 2011). RTI gives educators the flexibility to meet the needs of diverse
learners to help all students find success in learning to read.
Another group of students who would benefit from the focused and individualized nature
The Internet is increasingly considered one of the most effective ways to advertise
since the Internet has several advantages over the traditional forms of advertising in the
travel and tourism industry, including...
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perceives the sender to have, that the sender is more likely to have an identity shift. This means
that he/she will modify his/her next self-presentation to exhibit this attribute, creating a persona
that becomes closer...
U.S. Embassy 32
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a bank holding firm that provides services in
investment banking, investment management, and security services to major corporations
and organizations around the world (About, 2009). They analyze...
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evaluated to see how it affects CMC. A study by Yao & Flanagin (2006) concluded that even
some individuals with little private or public self-awareness are still able to use self-presentation
to positively manage...
CHAPTER FIVE: LITERATURE CITED
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of RTI implementation and an illustration of this school’s implementation of the framework. For
the purpose of this paper, the researcher focused on interventions at Tiers 1 and 2.
Figure 1: RTI Structure. This figure illustrates the structure...
INTRODUCTION TO THE INTERNET
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the Faculty of the Communication Department
at Southern Utah University
In Partial Fulfillment
of the Requirements for the Degree
Master of Arts in Professional...