special educators are asked to take on the roles of intervention specialists, RtI experts, and Tier
evaluators in addition to their undersold roles as high-quality instructors who perform daily with
professional practices of rigor, excellence,...
2003). In addition to improving the core academic instruction, by working together, educators
will have the opportunity to focus on instruction and monitoring students’ response to accurately
determine those in need of special education...
The tasks completed in order to meet the goals of this study were to administer the
AIMSweb language arts curriculum-based measurements and the kindergarten teacher
questionnaire using the following procedures to ensure reliability...
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validity constitute construct validity. Construct validity refers to the extent to which an
operationalization measures the factor it is supposed to measure (Bagozzi, Yi, & Phillips,
1991). Convergent validity has been defined as the extent to...
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to the SWATC website (currently www.swatc.edu) and copied to a DVD for those instructors in outlying areas that lacked access to a computer lab. The PowerPoint is very basic, without audio or multimedia prompts. It is a series...
students consistent with the results. The teachers were able to make a greater effort to ensure
equal amounts of small group instruction to all levels of children.
There are many options for continuation to this study. Additional research is...
tourism authorities may need only to ensure that relevant information reaches the
specified target audience.
Hypothesis 3 predicted that information sources would positively affect visiting
intention and was also not supported by this study....
development of spelling content, and word study can effectively teach spelling in this
manner. But, he warned about the different caveats that happen when teaching with this
method. The first argument is that spelling is in theory “caught”...
4. What are some important points to remember about teaching spelling? The key points
addressed are spelling must be taught, it must be individualized to meet the needs of the
students and it must be taught across the curriculum. Teachers...
amount of data collected in this school and their focus on collaboration, the researcher was
concerned time taken to collect and analyze data and focused interaction with collaborating
educators was not developed to its fullest potential. Even...
10 Chapter 1
The Internet and the Web
As previously mentioned, HTML was developed
in the early 1990s by Tim Berners-Lee who was
an independent contractor at CERN. The original
intent of HTML was to provide a means where-by
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...
to take some of the grading burden, teachers could more easily “assign more writing, and so
students could get the practice they needed to develop as writers—practice that was not possible
in most classrooms because of the burden it placed on...
knowledge of words. The test is administered like a typical spelling test, the words ordered by
their level of difficulty. After students have taken the test, teachers use the spelling feature guide
to score the test. This feature guide scores...
assesses a student’s basic math skill before leaving for summer break. Second, the fifth
grade teacher provided a recommendation that was used for student placement in the
sixth grade. Third, the 5th grade teacher provided a work ethic score....
With modern medical equipment and techniques, the scientific population is discovering
fascinating information with regard to the bilingual brain. They have found that most often
bilinguals who acquired a second...
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student health and safety non-discrimination policy
media services refund policy
sexual harassment policy smoking and alcohol policy
student advisement student conduct
transfer policy tuition and fees
grievance policy campus...