compared with previous research travel motives for respondents of this study are similar
to those surveyed for Macao (McCartney et al., 2008). Such motives as relaxing
physically and mentally and experiencing a new culture were determined to be...
study might be more effective if it were to be distributed to a broader, more generalizable
population. Distributing it among more diverse population samples, such as neighboring
countries of Austria, will provide richer research data and...
achievement in reading is higher at the end of the school year than it was at the beginning of the
year (Al Otaiba, Kosanovich-Grek, Torgesen, Hassler, & Wahl, 2005). One study shows that,
when using ability grouping for reading instruction,...
measured as the ability to understand narrative and expository text,
shown in a national sample of students (Campbell, Voelkl, & Donahue,
1997). At all three ages studied (9,13, and 17 years), the more highly
engaged readers showed higher...
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Furthermore, Marinak and Gambrill have suggested that books as rewards for increased
reading are a gratifying, successful reward for students.
Specifically, when offering extrinsic rewards for reading, books are less
undermining to intrinsic...
3. The comprehensiveness and validity of the outline has been assessed by the only
professional advanced chemistry educators in ICSD and the researcher who also has
AP Chemistry education experience.
As required by the Southern Utah University...
Relations. These stages describe students’ spelling behavior as they move from one level of word
knowledge to the next.
Alphabetic Spelling: consonants, short vowels, segmentations, which compasses the period in
time from kindergarten and first...
show the implications of the rate at which each group progresses. Past research has monitored
the progress of students, but has concentrated on risk factors and/or just one ability group.
The purpose of this study was to examine the academic...
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...
revision. Based on these results it seems that for the MyAccess program to affect students
performance on the DWA, there is a need give students ample opportunity to write on different
prompts, and to revise those prompts. Too many prompts with...
progress monitoring scores), emphasis on project success was not initially profoundly
placed with marked reading fluency score improvement, but rather, reading enthusiasm
and actual time spent reading both at home and at school were greater...
images to visitors and potential visitors from information points and web pages.
Complimentary post cards, downloadable screen savers, and wallpapers that showcase
Austria‘s attractions are just a few specific tools that can be used to promote...
Nevertheless, research information such as this should be collected as it will help DMOs
and other tourism organizations in their efforts to most effectively market destinations.
In summary, destination image is one of the most powerful...
produce a poorly written paper and still achieve high test scores if they use qualities the AES
system has (sometimes bewilderingly) identified as good writing.
In essence, to write a bad essay and get a good score, the student would have...
CHAPTER TWO: EXPERIMENTAL PROCEDURE
An Agilent 6890 series GC connected to an Agilent series Mass Selective Detector with autosampling capability (Agilent series injector) chromatographs was obtained. Separation was achieved with an...
Third, although informative data was collected from current travelers in Austria
and from readers of the Austria.info newsletter, a survey such as the one used in this
study might be more effective if it were to be distributed to a broader, more...