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that curriculum standards are taught and students are prepared for end-of-level tests, such as the
CRTs. However, if educators recognize that another priority of teaching should be to learn about
the HLEs, home communities, and the cultural...
Questionnaires, language arts scores from end-of-level CRTs, UALPA scores, free and
reduced lunch data (Title I), and ethnographic case studies were used to examine the connections
between home-literacy environments and literacy...
interventions for ELLs with low literacy scores is another way this research has been applied to
the learning environment of the classroom to increase literacy experiences. When children
interact with multi-literacies, there are high levels of...
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student attitudes regarding the homework, and lack of time to prepare effective
assignments. Students simply do not like homework. The time homework requires, cuts
into their extracurricular activities and downtime away from school.
A lack of...
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We also increased our chances of having SUU employees do more in the future. A typically tough audience was persuaded to donate to the university (Schroeder, 2000). According to commitment-consistency theory, by persuading...
physical fingerprint should be processed for the print only or used as both a fingerprint and a possible source of DNA. Having knowledge of the dual purpose of a physical fingerprint, not only as a source of evidence but as DNA as well, could...
Applied Biosystems (AB 2006, Foster City, CA) and the PowerPlex 16 produced by Promega Corporation (Promega 2008, Madison, WI.). The kit used in this study was the Promega PowerPlex16 multiplex kit, which detects sixteen STRs while the Applied...
shown not to interfere with the DNA extraction and amplification from evidence ( Balogh et al., 2003; Grubwieser, 2003; Roux et al., 1999.)
2.2 DNA Extraction
DNA recovered from the latent print was extracted from epithelial cells following...
Samples were quantified with the real-time PCR machine Roche Lightcycler 480 (Roche Applied Science, Mannhelm, Germany) using the AB Quantifiler Human DNA Quantification kit (Applied Biosystems, Foster City, California). This step was performed...
Applied Biosystems (2006). Quantifiler Human DNA Quantification Kit User’s Manual. Applied Biosystems Foster City, California. Chapters 1-6.
Ayaly-Torres S , Chen Y, Svoboda T, Rosenblatt J and Van Houten B. Analysis of Gene...
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Walsh PS, Metzger DA, Higuchi R. Chelex 100 as a medium for...
Concerns for the Success of RTI
Understanding and integration of scientific research is a requirement for good instruction
using the RTI format. For this reason, it is imperative teachers not only have strong background
in research but also have...
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Applied Behavior Analysis, 27(1), 49. Retrieved...
measure involvement, the researchers used 20 questions developed by Zaichkowsky (1985) that asked about personal relevance to bipolar adjectives.
A golf tournament was sponsored by B&O. B&O is a high-quality company that develops and manufactures...
differences in advertisements (Diehl, Terlutter, & Weinberg, 2003; Han & Shavitt, 1994; Lee & Lim, 2008; Sotnikova, 2010). Each researcher has applied these aspects to advertising and the effect they have on the audience’s perception of an...
Organizations identify enemies or villains outside the organization. Discussing and fighting against them helps unite all members of the organization. Currently we see this strategy being used to promote the purchase of goods made in the United...
Stakeholder theory asks: who and what matters? I needed to know my audience and the message I was trying to send through the dinner. Based on stakeholder theory, I identified the stakeholders for the event and I designed specific...