The purpose of this study was to examine the academic gains of students entering
kindergarten at below-grade level, on-grade level, and above-grade level, to determine the
amount of progress made throughout the year....
the officers and authorities of the Church of the Legion and of the Temtory, and to all the people, and say unto you all, do not in the least degree relax your efforts to save your grain, your stock, and all your property, and fort up strong and...
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It is impossible to understand the people of Centennial Park without understanding their religion and the beliefs about the principle of plural marriage. The community of Centennial Park is centered on the religion that...
students consistent with the results. The teachers were able to make a greater effort to ensure
equal amounts of small group instruction to all levels of children.
There are many options for continuation to this study. Additional research is...
Appendix 2: ACRL Standards
Standards, Performance Indicators, and Outcomes
The information literate student determines the nature and extent of the information needed.
1. The information literate...
de Leon, A., & Carnegie Corp. of New York, N. Y. (2002). The Urban High School's Challenge: Ensuring Literacy for Every Child. 2002 Carnegie Challenge. Retrieved from EBSCOhost.
Denti, L. G., & Guerin, G. (1999). Dropout prevention: a case for...
Nature of the problem
There is a tremendous amount of pressure placed upon students and teachers to
achieve proficient scores on end of level math testing. High expectations dealing with
math have created many different...
behind academically they lose a certain amount of self-confidence. This is especially
crucial when dealing with math. The time restraints in a regular education classroom
make it difficult for a teacher to address the varying problems of each...
produce a poorly written paper and still achieve high test scores if they use qualities the AES
system has (sometimes bewilderingly) identified as good writing.
In essence, to write a bad essay and get a good score, the student would have...
First program that was designed to support language, literacy, and pre-reading development of
preschool-age children, especially those from low income families (U.S. Department of
Many immigrants of today come to the United...
for poor school outcomes, not only because of language issues, but also because of
socioeconomic issues (Goldenberg, 2008). Most Hispanic Americans are characterized as
having low levels of educational success and high rates of poverty, and this...
more detailed technical look at how specific tasks are accomplished. For instance, in the course
module explaining web presentation techniques, the workbook explains what Cascading Style
Sheets are and how they fit into the broader...
online learning is that clear, constant communication is essential. Distance learners can feel
disconnected from their programs and instructors because of the physical distance between
themselves and those with whom they are interacting....
interaction and teacher-student immediacy. Without meeting several hours per week with the
class and instructor in person, students can feel disconnected and grades suffer (Hutchins, 2003).
Conaway, Easton & Schmidt (2005) found that if...
standards for information technology (Association of College & Research Libraries, 2004) and
its five established standards, performance indicators and outcomes (Appendix 2). The standards
suggest two primary focuses for achieving...
is the firm belief that parental engagement makes a significant difference to
educational outcomes and that parents have a key role to play in raising
educational standards. In summary, the more engaged parents are in the
education of their...
A common interpretation of the link between low parental knowledge and
child/adolescent problem behavior is that parents, by actively monitoring the
nature of their adolescents’ activities and companions, are better able to intervene,
correlation between the socio-economic status and the DWA pass rates for each school? Why
did a school with 11% of its students on free or reduced lunch achieve the same as a school with
nearly 30% of its school on free or reduced...
The problem of wlonization was particularly difficult during the Utah War because of the large number of people called back to Utah. In addition, two to four thousand immigrants were brought into the tenitory each year by the pioneer companies....