Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
within the joint use area of the reservation established by the Executive Order of December 16, 1882, and lands lying within the reservation created by the Act of June 14, 1934, and for other purposes. The...
Three Score und Ten in Retrospect
present Hopi leaders, could be here to pay tribute to this great man who has done so much for the Hopi and for other Indian peoples over the years. Chairman Sekaquaptewa has devoted much of his own life...
his Indian friends. The bear, a warrior figure, was a sign of courage, a reminder to fight like a bear does for her cubs. Big John was always faithful to these admonishments. He never wavered, even in the face of adversity. A short...
Support from the
C. Charles Jackson Foundation
has made this publication possible
and contributed to the projects showcased on these pages.
Considerable appreciation is due to
Dr. Bruce H. Jackson
brucehjackson@ gma il.com
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needed for two to three years. The mission provides a period of time for these young men to assess their commitment to the work and to focus on giving back to their community. In the process, these young men learn valuable...
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or engage in other housework. Because of this, she earned her degree in one year instead of the typical two years. In many ways, each family acts as an autonomous community in itself. The members contribute in their own ways...
Math can pose problems for students, teachers, and parents alike. This project
examines peer-revised research to determine common characteristics of successful and
not so successful math students, teachers, and home...
multiplying, and dividing of decimals, number sense, basic algebraic understanding, and
simple adding and subtracting of fractions.
The fifth grade basic skills results were high in relation to the scores of their
initial sixth grade test, and...
developed poor work ethic, study habits, and a history of poor performance on testing.
Much of the work and effort that the researcher put into these students is insignificant to
the influence they have had prior to entering his class. “The...
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Ron Cardon was born in Cedar City, Utah. He is a 1996 graduate of Southern Utah University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree majoring in Communication and Spanish with a minor in Business Administration. Following...
Students involved with bus transportation were generally eliminated (after
conferencing with these students and parents) from club invitations due to the inability to
arrive at school at the prescribed time. While one parent did offer to drive a...
She now teaches fifth grade at Eagle Elementary, and has had the privilege of being an
instrumental faculty member at a school which has twice been named “Title One School
of The Year” as well as a “Blue Ribbon School” of national...
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purchase of certain products has taken on a symbolic nature. The nature of symbolic
consumption has changed from one of treating consumption as a language, to a means of
nonverbal communication (Mayer, 1989). At the...
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Responsibility is also caring for what one has, participant two shared a story about her
grandmother who had smoked all her life who contracted lung cancer and was on a waiting
list for a new lung, she commented, ―why...
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K: They get $2 a week. Both the kids. And they have chores separately. Although not a lot
of chores, we should probably give them more.
I: Oh really, why what do they do now?
K: They take in and out the trash cans, pick...
Another purpose of this study was to better involve parents in the decision-making
concerning discipline measures taken when assisting target students. Research has shown,
“students whose parents are involved in their education often show...
In order to support the goal of increasing parent involvement, the researcher provided
parent disclaimers to be sent home with the behavior-tracking sheets at each stage in the
discipline plan. The disclaimers explain each step in the Pro-Active...
Procedures Summary for Parent Communication
Your child, ____________________, has been placed on a behavior-tracking
sheet for his/her behavior in class. I have met with your child, and together we have...