BY winning the championship this
year for the third time in four
years of competition, the high school
stock judging teams of the Branch
Agricultural College brings to the
school the cup awarded by the Og-den
Live Stock Show as a...
Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah)
Our Music Department. We are all very much pleased with our Music Department, and to the untiring efforts of our beloved instructor, Professor C. N. Lyngby, are we indebted for its splendid success. He successfully imparted some of his enthusiasm...
having the r i g h t to control t h e animal. Licensing of dogs: Female--$lo, male--57.50, spayed dogs--$2. 50. a n d cats-$5.00. Salary increase for t h e City Mayor: Mayor was raised to $350 per month a n d City Councilmen raised to $200 p e r...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect was the title I selected for this, my personal history. The title seemed appropriate when I commenced to assemble clippings, letters and other pertinent materials that had accumulated through the years, for...
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Church converted to the Work, but as time passed, fewer outsiders converted to the Work. Despite the fewer numbers of converts, a high birth rate within the community caused the congregations to steadily grow through the...
greater than that for proficient readers” (2011, p.3). Perhaps, instead of pushing all students to fit
a prescribed expectation in reading no matter what; the educational system either needs to
develop another avenue of learning for resistant...
expected growth of 4 points. From the Spanish-English readers, three students made or exceeded
the expected growth of 4 on their composite scores, while two students did not. All three of the
English-readers exceeded the expected growth. From...
Reliability, Convergent Validity, and Discriminant Validity
By definition, scale reliability was the proportion of variance attributable to the
true score of the latent variable (DeVellis, 2003). Cronbach‘s alpha was used to assess
evidenced in Table 10. EQS also provided information on multivariate normality.
Histograms were not normally distributed for the variables. The normalized estimate of
41.35 indicated that the variables were not normally distributed. A scaling...
critical value of 0.7 suggested by Nunnally and Bernstein (1978; 1994). All other
constructs exceeded the critical value. Measurement theory suggested that the
relationships among items were logically connected to the relationships of items to...
In a research study conducted by O’Connor et al. (2000), a group of kindergarteners’
literacy progress was monitored and tracked over two years. During this time, students who
were considered “at-risk” were given four tiers of...