PREFERENCES FOR GROUP LEADERSHIP STYLE 16
that existing tools do not include all students in group formation, and create problems by leaving students who go unassigned to a group.
The current study will seek to fill this need during group formation...
These natural outdoor learning environments were not easy to maintain.
“Teachers quickly recognized the additional responsibilities entailed in the ambitious
landscaping projects” (Kohlstedt, 2008, p. 70). School gardens decreased because of...
included in student files as part of the researcher’s improvement plan to the Pro-Active Skill
Building Program. It is intended by the researcher to encourage faculty and staff at the study site
to incorporate these preventative interventions...
always have similar responses to the ads. In fact, most same-culture participants had opposite opinions. From this data he determined that gender perceptions depend more on consumer personality than their culture. His results concluded that...
Self-Disclosure and Cohesion in the Classroom
Furthermore, students are encouraged to share their beliefs in a variety of settings within the religious classroom. Do students feel more willing and competent to share information with just one...
interpersonal; Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela for intrapersonal; and Charles Darwin
and Carl Sagan for naturalist (Shepard, 2004).
The linguistic intelligence uses language. Reading, writing telling stories,...
regularly features service learning, students’ participation in service learning is noted on
transcripts, outstanding students receive service-learning scholarships, awards and
commencement regalia and faculty are eligible for grants or...
Naglieri, Kaufman, & Kavale, 2004, p. 6). However, many see the current IQ-achievement
discrepancy manner of classification of students into a learning disability category as flawed.
Vellutino, Scanlon, and Lyon (2000) found that IQ-achievement...
In a research study conducted by O’Connor et al. (2000), a group of kindergarteners’
literacy progress was monitored and tracked over two years. During this time, students who
were considered “at-risk” were given four tiers of...
STUDENT ORIENTATION 17
person take an attendance roll and share that with a student services representative. Though I am no longer employed at SWATC, I am informed that the school is moving to complete online orientation requirements for easier...
development of spelling content, and word study can effectively teach spelling in this
manner. But, he warned about the different caveats that happen when teaching with this
method. The first argument is that spelling is in theory “caught”...
Burstein, 2006). Interestingly, despite the high correlation of AES to human scores, and the
newer software, in 2006 the AWA switched to using IntelliMetric, a program developed by
another company (Dikli, 2006; Grimes, Warschauer,...
1995). These deficits may contribute to the fact that Hispanic students, with relatively few
exceptions, have had the highest high-school dropout rate of any group in the United States from
1972-2007. High School student dropouts from the low...
When teachers inaccurately or inadvertently give assignments that do not reach
the intended learning, there is a chance of doing more harm than good for a student’s
attitude towards the subject (Michael, 2007). Math homework is assigned to...
working knowledge of web technology and be familiar with production tools and techniques.
The course will be administrated through an online teaching tool such as the “Blackboard”
system typically found in institutions of higher...
opportunities. Compared to motivated classmates, reluctant readers surrender into the
spiraling world of low exposure to text. The implications are grave. This lack of exposure
to text and the lack of fruitful reading practice on the part of...
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with HFA. The three areas were emotion recognition, theory of mind, and real life
problem solving. One of the unique aspects of this study was that parents attended a
concurrent training aimed at improving their...
deprived of learning because of their social isolation and lack of interaction, which affected their
overall cognitive functioning. As a result, Vygotsky set out to transform education in Russia by
creating new pedagogical styles that would...