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shown that the teacher variable is an important factor in student achievement. Only home related factors have a bigger influence (Kratochwill et al., 2007). NCLB (2002) requirements feature this change...
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...
Apologia, Antapologia and Political Power
Attacking the Accuser The accused individual chooses to criticize or “attack” those who have accused him or her. Craig used this strategy in an effort to explain during his press conference how he...
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extraneous conversation” (p. 269). However, from a Hyperpersonal point of view, the principal
advantage to the asynchronous channel is that there is an opportunity to be more mindful and
careful of one’s comments...
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perceives the sender to have, that the sender is more likely to have an identity shift. This means
that he/she will modify his/her next self-presentation to exhibit this attribute, creating a persona
that becomes closer...
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evaluated to see how it affects CMC. A study by Yao & Flanagin (2006) concluded that even
some individuals with little private or public self-awareness are still able to use self-presentation
to positively manage...
Apologia, Antapologia and Political Power
situation. This shift in strategy deviated the public’s attention from seeking out the perpetrator and placed focus on Weiner and why he chose not to discuss the issue any longer.
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It is impossible to understand the people of Centennial Park without understanding their religion and the beliefs about the principle of plural marriage. The community of Centennial Park is centered on the religion that...
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Frequency Distribution of Communication Channels in which Miscommunication Occurred
Question: In what form does this miscommunication typically occur? Check all that apply (N=6).
(Question displays if...
One teacher stated that RTI did not impact advanced students. However, the researcher
sees it in a different way, if all teachers’ energy and focus is put into moving struggling readers,
making adaptations to instruction to help them be...
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Planning for Web Design
CONCERNS FOR PEOPLE WITH DIS-ABILITIES
The Americans with Disabilities Act has pre-scribed
certain standards for web pages that the
government and government contractors must
abide by. Because of this,...
writing at this institution is not valued as human communication—and this
in turn reduces the validity of the assessment (CCCC Executive Committee,
They also have concerns with companies not communicating their algorithms with their...
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Frequency Distribution of Employee’s Perspective of Communication Channels that Least Allow
the Firm to Demonstrate Competency
Question: Which communication channel do you believe least allows you to...
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...
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written by a pair of academics who have studied leadership their entire careers: “Despite
years of leadership research and thousands of studies, we still don’t have a clear
understanding of what leadership is and how it can...
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certain songs, watch certain TV programs and I know for the longest time it really worked
and I remember telling Amy when she was really little telling her ‗you are not going to be
able to do things that other...
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Chan, M. (2010). The impact of email on collective action: A field application of the SIDE
model. New Media & Society, 12(8), 1313-1330. doi:10.1177/1461444810363451
Darley, J. M., & Fazio, R. H. (1980)....
Perhaps the most interesting in this list of characteristics of successful marriages are the
elements that do not appear. No studies show that a man needs to be athletic, handsome,
drive an expensive car, or make a six-figure salary in...
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Walther, J. B., Liang, Y., DeAndrea, D. C., Tong, S., Carr, C. T., Sppottswood, E. L., &
Amichai-Hamburger, Y. (2011). The effect of feedback on identity shift in computer-mediated
communication. Media Psychology, 14(1),...
idea of makin: some gain on their investment, and they wanted to get their stock hack. Lehi and George Urie offered them the stock, if they were willing to take over some of the indebtedness. Eventually, when no one agreed to help on the note, Lehi...