roughly 253 visitors per 100 inhabitants (Statistics Austria, 2010). Tourism contributes
significantly to the national income and employment level. The current share of tourism-induced
gross value added has topped 10% of GDP as of 2008...
There are several important factors to consider when promoting a destination
image. For example, when an image is projected by the local tourism industry it should
be anchored to some extent on a true destination identity. This strategy...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
with your loved ones, through your faithfulness." I found myself wishing that I would be given the power to see the things of the spirit that I might be eyewitness to Dad's joyful reunion with family and...
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Chapter 5: Discussion
The goals of this study were to gain a deep understanding of the people of the Centennial Park polygamous community and to examine the process the Centennial Park co-culture underwent as it attempted to...
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They understood that the process of, first, changing the mentalities of their own citizens and, second, changing the perceptions of outsiders would be a very long and difficult challenge. Deep-seated feelings of resentment,...
The most important aspect of the spelling curriculum should be the use of differentiated
instruction, not only to help students who struggle but also to challenge those who are more
proficient (Gentry & Graham, 2010).
Spelling instruction must...
Stress is a part of every teacher’s life. The participants in this study identified many
factors adding stress to their lives. One teacher mentioned the expectation to have all students
reading on benchmark and the challenge of uncooperative...
de Leon, A., & Carnegie Corp. of New York, N. Y. (2002). The Urban High School's Challenge: Ensuring Literacy for Every Child. 2002 Carnegie Challenge. Retrieved from EBSCOhost.
Denti, L. G., & Guerin, G. (1999). Dropout prevention: a case for...
Seven math stories were chosen from Math Stories for Problem Solving Success
(Overholt, et.al., 1990) to give the students a choice for their first activity. These stories were
picked from the book after analyzing the survey on...
greater than that for proficient readers” (2011, p.3). Perhaps, instead of pushing all students to fit
a prescribed expectation in reading no matter what; the educational system either needs to
develop another avenue of learning for resistant...
Teaching writing has always been a challenge in education. It is an immensely complex
task the human brain takes on; invariably it is on the upper levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy. The
complexity of the process is reflected in the...
behind academically they lose a certain amount of self-confidence. This is especially
crucial when dealing with math. The time restraints in a regular education classroom
make it difficult for a teacher to address the varying problems of each...
Eighteen out of the twenty-two students used six of the learning styles. Musical/rhythmic
learning style was not used in the presentation (see Figure 4.35).
The final project given to the student was a scale drawing. Six students did not...
parents end up doing the bulk of the homework assignments in order to simply just get it
done (Simplicio, 2005).
Policies and practices that have formed consistent positive results regarding math
homework are: “(a) Homework must help students...
accomplish project goals. Understanding the code that makes up the web is no different than the
paper and ink that makes up a printing press. This course will give students the technical
foundation needed to get started developing and...
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Placement records for student completers are maintained by Data Specialist for the Vice President of Student Programs. Student completer files consist of Training Outcome Reports for each student.
CHALLENGES AND PROPOSED...
interaction and teacher-student immediacy. Without meeting several hours per week with the
class and instructor in person, students can feel disconnected and grades suffer (Hutchins, 2003).
Conaway, Easton & Schmidt (2005) found that if...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS 5
Social Thinking Interventions in Second and Third Grade
Possibly the most famous person with autism, Dr. Temple Grandin (2006)
hypothesized that Einstein’s Theory of Relativity would not be accepted...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
colleges have been efficient at training teachers in curriculum and methods, but rarely
have teachers been prepared to address the diagnosed and undiagnosed social thinking
deficits prevalent today.
Not only have HFA...