Young Democrat Turns Candidate
One might ask why, after losing a bid for the Chairman of the State Democratic Committee in 1946, and for his party's nomination for governor in 1948, he would add to the burdens of an already busy life to seek...
grandma's button box, hair accessories, fancy hats and the Welsh phrases she learned from her father. As she became ill, they participated in caring for her. Mom and Gramp lived longer and were thus able to participate in more of...
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...
Full of Years and Honor
Indian Affairs. Mrs. Boyden, a graduate of USU and a former member of the USU Board of Trustees, has been active in support of the University. In Sickness and in Health Although John had an operation for a hernia in...
Full of Years and Honor
said John did all of his legal work and he had been to the Boyden home about a month ago to visit him. I could feel his devotion. This is only one example of the many kinds of ties that existed between John and the...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
very active part in the affairs of state, but we cannot underestimate our responsibility to individual citizens in their own private affairs, both civil and criminal. A nation with satisfied citizens is a...
Talk: John S. Boyden, 1r. My brothers and sisters, I pray that I may have the spirit of the Lord to enable me to say those things which are in my heart to say this afternoon. I can't remember a time when I felt less able or less...
Grand Canyon National Park (Coconino County, Arizona)
One of the many towers that were built to support the tram cable. The cable tram was moved from Bingham Copper Mines and towers built to support the tram line that lowered the machinery for the power plant and pump house at Roarding Springs in the...
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C. Charles Jackson Foundation
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Considerable appreciation is due to
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Your Druggist - - -
One of the bulwarks of this great
country has been the home-owned
Druggist. His contribution to his com-munity
in emergencies, local taxes
and public spiritedness has never
been fully appreciated by the aver-age
person, who, as...
There are many wonderful people in my community who made this thesis possible. First,
I would like to thank my third-grade students and their parents from the 2010-2011 school year
who participated in this study. The trust and...
Home-literacy environment (HLE): The literacy experiences in the home in which a
child participates and observes before formal reading and writing instruction. It also refers to the
continued literacy experiences a child is exposed to at...
the school by using funds from the Effective Teaching and Learning Literacy Program (USDOE,
These government programs are examples of how educators and scholars are redefining
literacy as the term expands into the experiences and lives...
when they enter school compared to children from poor HLEs. However, those children from
low-SES families and ethnic backgrounds had the most variability of literacy experiences in the
home environment. “Relating these profiles to SES and...
considered more popular modes of receiving printed messages. If educators understand this
multimedia culture, and how students in the digital era interpret messages, they can use this
knowledge to build on students’ current interests and...
Home Visit Comparison Chart
High-Literate ELL Home Visits Low-Literate ELL Home Visits
All families were nuclear. There were more single-parent families than
At least one parent spoke both English and
from a variety of schools within Washington County School District, or even within the entire
state of Utah, were beyond the scope of this investigation but would have helped to add more
insight with the results.