The summer after Henry left for England to fblfdl an L.D.S. Mission in that country the settlers were forced to contend with great challenges. Because of the hot, dry weather in 1855, hoards of grasshoppers hatched and migrated to the fields in...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
During John's college years at the University of Utah it was possible to enter law school after the completion of three years of undergraduate work. John thus began college in 1924 and law school in 1927. He...
From Campus to Courtroom of permanently crippled feet as a result of wounds during the Battle of the Bulge; and Glen Barth, a bright youngster from North Dakota with whom we corresponded for many years. These were the ones we remember best.
Full of Years and Honor
a platform to elevate one end of the big bed, installed holding bars and equipment in the bathroom, and had several other gadgets made to make things easier for Dad. I remember the night Dad died Paul spent the anxious...
that curriculum standards are taught and students are prepared for end-of-level tests, such as the
CRTs. However, if educators recognize that another priority of teaching should be to learn about
the HLEs, home communities, and the cultural...
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Chapter 1: Introduction and Rationale
In mainstream America, conversations about “my first marriage” or “my second wife” are commonplace and would hardly be cause for pause. With the divorce rate in the United States...
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husband. Some of the young sister-wives even called her “Mom” for a while as they matured in their roles as wives and mothers.
There are no relationships in monogamous culture that are the same as that of a sister-wife....
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...
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
ABSTRACT .......................................................................................... ii
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ................................................................. iii
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This project examines the 2008 internal campaign at Southern Utah University (SUU) that targeted full-time employees with the goal of increasing employee donations to the university through payroll deductions. It explores the...
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We also increased our chances of having SUU employees do more in the future. A typically tough audience was persuaded to donate to the university (Schroeder, 2000). According to commitment-consistency theory, by persuading...
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manipulate the system in their favor and elevate themselves, their office and department. There is no easy remedy for such complaints or activities except for a personal commitment to the established program, sound reasoning and...
The primary goal in education is to move students forward in their learning. As teachers
and schools gain knowledge from research about best practices in their areas, the configurations
of what good teaching looks like...
Students Who Benefit from RTI
Kamps et al. (2007) compared the effects of English language learners (ELL) receiving
Tier 2 interventions to ELL students being taught using a balanced literacy approach to reading.
The study found students...
Evaluation of teacher perspective on implementation of an RTI framework provided a
bridge from theoretical understanding to practical application of the model. Insights of practicing
educators highlighted and supported...
Berkeley, S., Bender, W., Peaster, L. G., & Saunders, L. (2009). Implementation of Response to
Intervention. Journal of Learning Disabilities, 42(1), 85-95.
Bianco, M. (2010). Strength-based RTI:...
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called "expected" responses, they become more accepted by peers and their self-esteem
rises. As self-esteem rises, an increase in classroom participation follows as does co-play
with peers at break times. A rise in...
research that content in advertisements is specific to culture and diverse innovative advertising strategies need to be used for different cultures. They also found that cultural background influences which advertising appeal is used.
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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Writing has distinct differences and challenges in every medi-um.
Writing for the web can be challenging because it requires
specialized and somewhat technical knowledge. The way...