Grand Canyon National Park (Coconino County, Arizona)
Utah Parks Company employees. Left to right, back row: Bob Grant, Deanna Evans, Vicki Webster, Ann Capasious, Bonnie Dalley, Janice Robb, Pat Frame, Karla Thomas, Dusty Isom, Lauren MacDonald, Bob Williams; Front row: Joy Henri, Valerie Webster,...
First fort or wagon-box fort, 1851-1852; Cedar City, Iron County, Utah; photocopy of a drawing made by William R. Palmer and published in his booklet, Iron County Centennial, 1851-1951; redrawn by Inez S. Cooper
The Freshman Class under the leadership of Grant Seaman, Carmen
Leigh, Nana Kenney,...
The B. A. C. fellows who received honorable mention for their work as
linesmen were Edwin Lyman and Freddy Banks, both from...
B.A.C. vs. DIXIE
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...
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...
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...
Where parents are capable of guiding the child and are inclined to supervise the
home study, their children succeed in school. But where the parents are illiterate
or for other reasons are unable to supervise the home study, their children as...
assignments and watch their grade climb, they began to carry with them a concern for
their grades that had not been there before. Once each student saw that they could
succeed with the researcher helping them at the end of the day, they their...
Axelrod, M., Zhe, E., Haugen, K., & Klein, J. (2009). Self-management of on-task
homework behavior: A promising strategy for adolescents with attention and
behavior problems. Retrieved Oct. 13, 2010,...
It has been observed that the most effective teachers are those who recognize that they
have much more to learn and thus seek opportunities for continuing professional development
(Parris & Block, 2008). The world of education is constantly...
Regardless of reports that homework may or may not increase academic achievement,
elementary students are spending increasing amounts of time studying outside the classroom. In
a longitudinal study from 1981 to 1997, Hofferth & Sandberg (2001)...
Results and Explanations
The composite scores in the reading portion of the MAP assessment showed double and
triple the expected gains by students who read from the SETHL. Total non-readers achieved
expected growth of 4 points, while students...
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Example 1: I‘m a hypocrite
In an article, entitled ―I‘m a Hypocrite, but so is Everyone Else: Group Support and the Reduction
of Cognitive Dissonance,‖ (McKimmie, Terry, Hogg, Manstead, Spears, Doosje, 2010) addresses