reading” (p. 283). They continue to explain “the assessments should be sufficiently sensitive to
small changes in the student’s reading performance” (Mesmer & Mesmer, 2008, p. 283). Besides
indicating student growth, progress monitoring...
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community’s assets, and strengthen current and future community based projects, activities, and proposals,” (Kretzmann & McKnight, 2005, p. 1). This document provides various worksheets for analyzing the communication...
Using a Graphics Editor
While the code for a website can be created in a simple text editor,
the graphics must be created using graphic design software. The
industry standard is Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for creating
The purpose of this study was to discover the involvement of college students in service
and explore the enhancement of their learning because of refection, the reason for their choice
for service sites, and whether their...
are the best way for a visual/spatial learner to learn (Utah State Office of Education, n.d.) (see
3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
Students' Self-Assessed Visual/Spatial
Graphics and Multimedia 149
Designers use tools to manipulate the objects on the canvas. Common
tools include shape drawing tools, paintbrushes, and croppers. Many tools
are controlled by panels, which offer the ability to change...
Graphics and Multimedia 151
remain the same. Because of this, it is easy to convert from a vector file to a
raster file format but it is much more difficult to go in the opposite direction,
especially if editing of the vector picture is...
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communication. At the time, they found CMC to be a more depersonalized form of
communication (Garton & Wellman, 1993). Thus, in certain circumstances where less social
information is required, and task-orientation is...
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Commercials and products are discussed among friends and participant eight said, ―They
talk about it with each other‖. The struggle is how to retain your values but let the kids still
have a social...
involves working with word meaning and understanding text. Currently, “direct screenings in the
areas of vocabulary and comprehension have yet to be developed for elementary learners”
(Mesmer & Mesmer, 2008, p. 289). Fuchs and Fuchs go on to...
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The Best of the BRICs:
A Metaphorical Analysis
Contemporary approaches to metaphor have partly spawned from works of 16th
century researcher Giambattista Vico. Vico explained that percepts create our...
The researcher also suggests that service should be central to the university mission. The
line between academic and student affairs should be very blurry with regard to service. The rank
and tenure process should reward faculty who choose to...
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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....
Evaluation of Fit section (Hoyle, 1995). SEM consists of several steps including model
specification, estimation, evaluation of model fit, model modification and interpretation
In the specification step, a...
direct and indirect effects of an independent variable on a dependent variable comprises
the total effect between the variables (Hoyle, 1995).
Identification is an important consideration in model specification. In essence,
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evaluated to see how it affects CMC. A study by Yao & Flanagin (2006) concluded that even
some individuals with little private or public self-awareness are still able to use self-presentation
to positively manage...
Apologia, Antapologia and Political Power
of the offensive act. According to Benoit and Drew (1997), studies have shown that denial is not an effective apology to utilize towards those who are injured by the actions as other potential image...