Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
nearly two million acres were set aside by the Executive Order of January 5, 1882. The ensuing pattern of allotments of part and restoration to the "public domain" of the balance of the reservation set the...
Advocate for Indians
Utah having thus been determined the Indians were no longer confronted with the previous marked disadvantages. The fairness of the approach was recognized by both sidesand it was agreed to make independent exploratory...
the courthouse help, other lawyers, yes, and even the opposing lawyer ready and anxious to help you avoid embarrassment. As you familiarize yourself with the procedures in growing up with the law, candor and humility are passwords to...
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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
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reading achievement among children across most of the countries, and that higher economic
levels of a country were related to richer home-literacy environments, whereas lower economic
levels were associated with poorer home-literacy...
Math can pose problems for students, teachers, and parents alike. This project
examines peer-revised research to determine common characteristics of successful and
not so successful math students, teachers, and home...
parents end up doing the bulk of the homework assignments in order to simply just get it
done (Simplicio, 2005).
Policies and practices that have formed consistent positive results regarding math
homework are: “(a) Homework must help students...
considered valid and accurate, the researcher needed the honest input of parents regarding
their students and the homework process inside their home.
The study participants involved in this project were sixth grade students assigned
stated “His son has always done well with math.” I believe that this type of student is
uncommon, but it does make the case that using only the homework tracker is not
sufficient in accurately identifying students who sincerely need the...
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gave a benefit to each employee in exchange for his/her consideration of a donation (Appendix B).
Publicity was also a component of the campaign, particularly as teams reached 100% participation. Congratulatory emails were sent...
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because of the demanding nature of their job. The tactic of “it is not how much you give, but that you give something” worked with that particular steering committee member and provided me with optimism that the overall...
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The committee also felt it was important to prepare a document that would help team captains answer questions that would most likely be posed to them by their colleagues (Appendices N). It was not our intention to script answers...
4.3 Future Research
Fingerprints as a criminal identification, along with perhaps DNA profiles, may allow crime laboratories and law enforcement agencies to work together and have access to these profiles to help solve cases. This research...
This literature review begins by explaining the importance of early reading intervention
including federal legislation prompting RTI. There is a brief section discussing the complexity in
learning to read which...
supports” (Ysseldyke, Burns, Scholin, & Parker, 2010, p.58). Tier 2 intervention, generally
consists of small group differentiated instruction that is explicit and systematic (Bursuck &
Blanks, 2010; Greenfield et al., 2010; Vaughn & Fuchs,...
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,...
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...
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
would have the benefit of synergy as professionals collectively brainstorm and troubleshoot
potential problems and their solutions. It is understandable to believe, “teachers who engage in
collaborative efforts are more likely to see...