Mrs. Browning, Byron, Wordsworth, Shelley, Keats, Coleridge, Burns, Gray, Goldsmith ; essays of Lamb, De Quincy, Bacon, or Addison. Outside reading will be selected from the following: Gaskell, "Cranford';" Kingsley, "Hypatia ;" Jane Austin,...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
'With his children and grandchildren, every moment was a teaching moment for Dad. If they were in the garden he would point out various plants and insects, in the house or at the table, he might quote from...
You may be pleasantly surprised to find how lucrative a practice may become when your strongest motivation is a desire to serve competently, timely, and with a clear conscience. The lawyer, like the doctor, has a general obligation...
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Hymes, D. (1972). Models of the interaction of language and social life. In J. Gumperz & D. Hymes (Eds.), Directions in sociolinguistics: The ethnography of communication (pp. 35–71). New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston....
Complexities in Learning to Read
Learning to read is a complex and unnatural process. As Lyon (1998) starts by
explaining, “although spoken language is seamless, the beginning reader must detect the seams
in speech, unglue the sounds from one...
2003). In addition to improving the core academic instruction, by working together, educators
will have the opportunity to focus on instruction and monitoring students’ response to accurately
determine those in need of special education...
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
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...
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...
with most of his points. We are trying to tell a story through our dinner, something Poimiroo stressed was important. I did learn some other interesting things. Here are my notes from his presentation:
-There will be 4 types of attendees:
on an ecommerce website, that member may be related to certain products
based on what he or she ordered last, or what he or she has expressed an
interest in. For a blog database, authors would have to be somehow related to
education that will allow that vision to become reality (National Committee on Science
Education Standards and Assessment; National Research Council, 1996, p. 23).
The standards described in this book are broad and overarching, giving each state...
The main goal of CNSES is to assist high school teachers in understanding how to align
their chemistry course instruction with NSES. One of the first points made in the publication is
the fact that chemistry is, as stated by former ACS president...
Inquiry-based instruction is, as stated previously, a key component of NSES. It is defined
by the authors of NSES as the following:
Scientific inquiry refers to the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world
and propose explanations...
reason they are not the best standards overall is because of the fact that they do not address
New York, California, and Massachusetts' standards were used with the Utah Core in
order to create the outline for this...
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How do we know when we are in the box? Generally, it is when we are feeling some kind of negative emotion. When we are in the box we are insincere, or we feel angry or punishing, or we try to manipulate or "put up‖ with people...
other assessments. Because IRIs are perceived as being more accurate than standardized tests by specialists, they have been used for over 50 years to measure the reading levels of students. The QRI is flexible, in that it can use narrative...
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discussing the supposedly dismal and oppressive situation of being a stay-at-home mother without actually letting a stay-at-home mother enter the discussion.
Through the years, the trend Friedan sparked has continued, and the...
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flexibility', as participant‘s needs are met and acknowledged. In the past SET has established that this
flexibility enhances trusting relationships. In addition, Harris and Dyson (2001) drew attention to
sensitive to participant‘s...