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    • 15 A Historical Lens: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries Benjamin Franklin (1788) provides great insight into how languages were taught during his time period. America’s language acquisition curriculum started with years of learning Latin in...
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    • 16 Also in the 1800s, Edgar Allen Poe, a famous nineteenth century author said, “Even where the sense is perfectly clear, a sentence may be deprived of half its force—its spirit—its point by improper punctuation” (as quoted in Shaw, 1963, p. 15);...
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    • FOR SERVICE ON ANY CAR SEE AMERICA'S SERVICE SPECIALISTS YOUR CHEVROLET DEALER Cedar City, Utah ^.jmmimimiimiimnmmmiiiiiiiimiimimmiiimmiimiiiimiiiim Eighty-three
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    • Incentives for Grad Students 47 References Ashford University. (2015, June 3). Dean's List. Retrieved from Ashford University: http://www.ashford.edu/student_services/deanslist.htm#.VW4vlc9Viko Bader, J. B. (2011). Dean's List: Eleven Habits of...
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    • 50 References The National Association for Bilingual Education. (n.d.). Challenges and promising practices in early childhood and family literacy education. Retrieved October 12, 2010,...
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    • 58 References Applebee, A. N., & Langer, J. A. (2006). The state of writing instruction in America’s schools: what existing data tell us. In http://www.albany.edu. Retrieved April 19, 2011,...
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    • Running Head: ADVERTISING AND CHARTER SCHOOL FAMILIES 6 provide additional educational options with quality outcomes for students and parents” (Utah State Office of Education, 2011). While not all charter schools fit the needs for all students,...
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    • PHOTOGRAPHY 71 market in Bangkok (top left). Three dealers were arrested during the raid. In a discouraging outcome for conservationists, two were let go, and the third paid a light fine of about $600.” Other photographs continue the message in...
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    • The Causes of Childhood Obesity Thirty years ago, eating fast food was rare and snacking between meals was an occasional treat. Children ate meals prepared at home with regular portions and vegetables. Most kids walked to school, played at recess,...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 2 Abstract The education reform movement that started during the presidency of Jimmy Carter has been underway for 35 years. Research shows that despite federal reform efforts and vast increases in educational...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 3 Chapter 1: Introduction Benjamin Franklin has been quoted as saying, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” So what does the United States invest annually in its education system? According to the...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 5 founding fathers. Reagan believed that the states and local governments were to make decisions regarding education, not the federal government. During his presidency Reagan did not follow through with his promise to...
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    • Commitment 73 Publishing. Charmaz, K. (2006). Constructing grounded theory: A practical guide through qualitative analysis. Los Angeles: Sage. Clements, R. & Swensen, C. H. (2000). Commitment to one’s spouse as a predictor of marital quality among...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 7 Bill Clinton (1993 – 2001) Picking up where George H. W. Bush left off, Clinton jumped into education reform soon after becoming President. Goals 2000: The Educate America Act was introduced in 1993 and enacted in...
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    • References Abramovitz, M. (2004). Diseases and disorders: Obesity. Farmington Hills, MI: Lucent Books. Amen, D. G. (2010). Change your brain change your body: Use your brain to get and keep the body you have always wanted. New York, NY: Harmony...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 8 2014). The next presidencies will show how the ideas of accountability, massive federal funding, and common standards continued. George W. Bush (2001 – 2009) When President Bush took office in January of 2001 the...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 9 Obama has created a Race to the Top Fund, a $4.35 billion grant program available to any state who submits reform goals for their state’s education and shows improvement. As part of these reforms states must also adopt...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 10 Chapter 3: Literature Review Introduction The literature pinpoints a wide array of factors that contribute to weaknesses in America’s education system and also suggest various ways to improve it. Some argue that...
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    • EDUCATION REFORM IN AMERICA 15 Inconsistent Academic Standards According to research done by the Council of Chief State School Officers and National Governors Association Center: For years, the academic progress of our nation’s students has been...

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