HE Agricola Staff conducted four contests
during the year, and features here the winners
of each. Awards were made to the three girls
belonging to the "13th" Club, who sold the
largest number of yearbook coupons before
reported as follows: first, it would be out of the question for the company to attempt to gct through this route; second, with some assistance from the Legislature which was about to convene and the united effort , of all in c a n ~ pthe company...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
out on the new lounge and looked at my pine tree." (A huge tree in the front of the lot.) September3rd: John and Jack went to the range again, to meet the surveyors and got back late. In September the...
Frustration with math and the poor attitude that follows can severely damper a
student’s ability to succeed in the present and future. A negative attitude towards math is
one of the biggest hurdles that educators must overcome before any real...
Another important contributing factor to the success or failure of a student is the
level of involvement parents provide in the home. Even as children transition through the
middle school ages “Parents continue to be an important source of...
• The degree of repetition of topics (U.S. curriculum was highly repetitive; topics
were introduced too early, taught with too little depth, and were endlessly
• Logical order of topics (topics in U.S. were not presented in a...
This project was implemented in the researchers’ sixth grade math class in hopes
of devising a structured remedy in aiding those students who receive insufficient help
from home on daily math concepts. The researcher...
determine if a child struggles reading fluently, but cannot define “specific skill deficits that are
contributing to poor reading fluency or how to guide intervention” (Ysseldyke et al., 2010, p. 56-
57). Therefore, it is paramount for...
Review Questions: Analytics
1. _____________ visitors are the number of unique IP addresses that visited your site.
2. _________ __________ can help you understand what is working in your advertising
efforts and offer...
Accessibility, usability, and findability
Three fundamental considerations unique to writing for the web
are accessibility, usability, and findability. Accessibility refers to the
ability of a product to be used by as many...
Content Management 103
an important consideration if it’s necessary that a website be able to offer the
functionality of new technologies as they emerge.
A CMS without proper documentation is essentially useless. Select...
Direct Traffic: Direct traffic can come from someone who has bookmarked a
page and jumps directly to it, or from someone who types in the URL directly into
the browser. The grey area to remember with direct visits is that...
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they were doing? So instead of letting the frustration of feeling like I am an unqualified
contributor to the TIP Report without even knowing what the TIP Report is, or thinking I’m just
taking up space by not being able to carry...
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interconnectedness of conflict and emotions illustrates the importance of studying conflict from an emotional perspective.
Previous research on emotion in conflict has primarily focused on the intrapersonal effects of...
Hypothesis 6 predicted that travel motive has a positive effect on visiting
intention and was supported with a coefficient of 0.138; supporting results of the
previous study conducted by McCartney, Butler and Bennett (2008). A strong...
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participants have written the information on their own time, with their own agenda, and they are under no pressure to answer a researcher’s questions about their experiences. Hays and Singh (2012) likewise explain, “Without...
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Economic stigmas. The final stigma was an economic stigma, meaning that people made judgments about a family’s economic situation if the mother stayed at home. One woman explained being told that “…with today’s economy...
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justification had an interesting dichotomy: on the one hand they claimed working outside of the home should not be the only indicator that a woman had a good work ethic, but on the other hand they wanted their reader’s to know...
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attainable goals if a mother stays at home, but are otherwise ideals of the past. These excerpts highlight how much value is placed on contributing in externally obvious ways—e.g. successful marriages, clean homes, extra...
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to show for their day. One mother wrote, “Some days I feel down in the dumps that the most significant thing I’ll do all day is clean the master bathroom…I try not to feel guilty” (Duchess, 2011, para. 4-5). While taking...