THE Tribe of Sirius is a troop of
older scouts fostered by the
Branch Agricultural College, and is
an outgrowth of the old B. A. C.
Troop founded by Arthur J. Morris
and Irvin T. Nelson. In October,
1927, the present organization...
Support from the
C. Charles Jackson Foundation
has made this publication possible
and contributed to the projects showcased on these pages.
Considerable appreciation is due to
Dr. Bruce H. Jackson
brucehjackson@ gma il.com
outlines six areas of focus: Education, Healthy Futures, Environmental Stewardship, Veterans,
Opportunity and Disaster Preparedness.
The present attention and focus on service learning is a forward-looking vision at the
future of higher-education...
Information Architecture 47
a designer, information architect, or key stakeholder, it should be easier to use
and a fairly accurate representation of how users would interact with a site’s
Provides a good...
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...
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...
Emotional Manipulation and Psychopathy 11
Reliability for the SRPS has been found to be high for a research scale. Cronbach alphas ranging from .82 to .88 have been found (Falkenbach, Poythress, Falki & Manchak, 2007; Levenson et al.,1995; McHoskey...
common in evidence due to degradation or even contamination, such as from other DNA or inhibitors. The more loci that can be detected allow for much more discrimination between individuals and thus simpler for identification among those...
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...
Home-literacy environment (HLE): The literacy experiences in the home in which a
child participates and observes before formal reading and writing instruction. It also refers to the
continued literacy experiences a child is exposed to at...
LIFE ON THE LINE 13
A topical literature review is used for understanding contributions of specific areas and
determines where this project fits in the puzzle of communication research.
In order to create or...
Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). A few primary goals of IDEA include “providing incentives
for whole-school approaches, scientifically based early reading programs, positive behavioral
interventions and supports, and early intervening...
The Development Process 65
physiographic inquiry. For instance, say you were designing a website for a
direct selling nutritional supplement company. After some research, you find
that 70% of the company is made up of women over the age...
PREFERENCES FOR GROUP LEADERSHIP STYLE 14
members simply do not show up to meetings. Language of groups (Gonzalez, 1998) has been researched in regards to the multiple languages used in groups, as well as languages that define gangs and any other...
Students, children, or youth who give evidence of high achievement capability in
areas such as intellectual, creative, artistic, or leadership capacity, or in specific
academic fields, and who need services and activities not ordinarily provided...
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...
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...
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...
we use today.
When blogging and online syndicated content began gaining traction in the
early 2000’s, CMSs graduated from being perceived as novelties to journal
ism tools. There was a growing need for people to be able to...