Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah)
Athletics: In previous years our track and basket ball squad captured so many pennants that the mere mention of Murdock's track team caused other much larger school to tremble. But of late years our pennants are fewer in number. It would be in...
Grandma Lunt held the lantern high over her head while Henrietta operated the gun. Henrietta fired a volley in the direction of the bear which, undoubtedly missed him, but she succeeded in frightening him away, which is all they really intended...
one in which parents may still value literacy and their children’s education; however, they are
less educated and engage in fewer literacy activities in the home. Students from literacy-oriented
communities have proven to be more prepared for...
home. Both high and low ELLs received homework help from family members on a regular
basis, which included parents, cousins, aunts, and grandparents. These averages were based on a
5-point scale: never = 1, rarely = 2, sometimes = 3, most of the...
STRAIGHT IS THE GATE 18
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...
A common interpretation of the link between low parental knowledge and
child/adolescent problem behavior is that parents, by actively monitoring the
nature of their adolescents’ activities and companions, are better able to intervene,
Applied Biosystems (AB 2006, Foster City, CA) and the PowerPlex 16 produced by Promega Corporation (Promega 2008, Madison, WI.). The kit used in this study was the Promega PowerPlex16 multiplex kit, which detects sixteen STRs while the Applied...
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,...
would have the benefit of synergy as professionals collectively brainstorm and troubleshoot
potential problems and their solutions. It is understandable to believe, “teachers who engage in
collaborative efforts are more likely to see...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS 13
Klinger, Palardy, Gilmore and Bodin, 2003, p. 687; Bellini, Peters, Benner, and Hopf,
2007; White, Keonig, Scahill, 2006).
A second early strategy for addressing social skills deficits was simply to include
11. An open card sort is typically done when you want to learn how users _________
12. Process flows can help identify any ____________ or awkward interactions.
Content Map is
incomplete. The map
is not well organized.
The map includes data
that is not represented
on the content
inventory. There are
three or more
Content Map is complete.
The map is well...
The researcher formed three academically equal groups of students from the
kindergarten class based on the literacy ability of the students as shown on the mid-year DIBELS
assessment. These groups were formed, as closely as possible,...
PREFERENCES FOR GROUP LEADERSHIP STYLE 19
While democratic leadership forms around theory Y, autocratic leadership is preferred by individuals who can be categorized by theory X. McGregor (1960) developed theory X to explain...
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proceeding with the investigation into domain and leadership style using our paired-comparison survey.
While control tends to be a significant concern in experimental research, survey research...
Emotions in Conflict 21
of conflict (Allred, Mallozzi, Matsui, & Raia, 1997). When feelings of anger are high during conflict, the motivation for both parties to stay focused in finding a desirable conclusion is mitigated. Results also indicated...
of texts was chosen to enhance the accuracy of determining the students’ reading comprehension levels. A select few were also asked to read a narrative passage to measure reading fluency and words-correct-per-minute to give the researcher a...
A total of 1,185 participants took the survey. After eliminating all potential
respondents who completed less than 85% of the survey and those that didn‘t meet the
residency and age restrictions, 973 of the received surveys were...
Analysis of Data
In analyzing the combined results of the paper and online surveys, statistical
measures were employed. Descriptive statistics were used to calculate means and
standard deviations for rated responses, and frequency analyses were...