reading” (p. 283). They continue to explain “the assessments should be sufficiently sensitive to
small changes in the student’s reading performance” (Mesmer & Mesmer, 2008, p. 283). Besides
indicating student growth, progress monitoring...
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,...
The I-Text Distance Learning System 5
7. Quiz Console – Students can take quizzes using the Quiz Console. Instructors can
build quizzes using four question types: multiple choice, true-false, fill in the blank,
and short answer. The quizzes are...
19 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
COURSES OF STUDY.
The Branch Normal offers the following courses:
(1) The regular four years' course leading to a Normal certificate with the exception of the professional work of the fourth year, which is...
OFFICERS AND INSTRUCTORS.
JOSEPH T. KINGSBURY,
Student in University of Utah, 1872-1875; Student in Cornell University in 1876 and in 1877; Ph. B., 1891, A. M., 1892, Ph. D., 1894, Illinois Wesleyan University; D. Sc. (honorary),...
free from hypocrisy and deceit as it is possible for moral manto be.' He sang several songs during the sermon. His voice was clear and distinct and, though he was then suffering from cancer besides being almost blid, he never permitted his a i c t...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
years your service and your generosity to this institution have been sincerely appreciated. All institutions of higher learning depend heavily upon the good will of their friends. We count ourselves as...
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
The purpose of this study was to examine the academic gains of students entering
kindergarten at below-grade level, on-grade level, and above-grade level, to determine the
amount of progress made throughout the year....
Concerns for the Success of RTI
Understanding and integration of scientific research is a requirement for good instruction
using the RTI format. For this reason, it is imperative teachers not only have strong background
in research but also have...
tested in the subject of language arts using curriculum-based measurements. Formal research
began in February of 2011 and includes archival data from August 2010 to February 2011. The
gathered data were used to classify students as below-grade...
Wed. Feb. 2, 1898: Wea. thin clouds I came home stopped and attended Mutual as I came through Springdale Thursday 3: Wea. warm and cloudy I husked corn most of the day. Brother Squire Hepworth and Gottfred Ruesch visited us as teachers in the...
The tasks completed in order to meet the goals of this study were to administer the
AIMSweb language arts curriculum-based measurements and the kindergarten teacher
questionnaire using the following procedures to ensure reliability...
Perceptions of Teachers Concerning RTI
In their study, Greenfield et al. (2010) found that teachers in their first year of school-wide
RTI implementation used progress monitoring more strategically and became more
confident in using the data...
As required by the Southern Utah University Department of Graduate Studies in
Education, all necessary Institutional Review Board (IRB) requirements were met throughout the
conduct of this research study. Furthermore, additional requirements of...
Sun. Feb. 6, 1898: Wea. Cloudy I went to Sunday school which was turned to a testimony meeting, it being fast day I also attended meeting in the afternoon after which we held a teachers meeting and reported our visits through the ward Monday 7: ...
In summary, RTI as Fuchs & Fuchs (2006) explain is a “multilayered structure . . .
implemented in the early grades to strengthen the intensity and effectiveness of reading
instruction for at-risk students, preventing chronic school...