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,...
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2006, para. 9). The key word here is observable. Many practitioners overlook the fact that all aspects of a community are observable. And that they can refer back to humanities’ original roots in anthropology to gain a better...
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kindergarten, three first grade, two second grade, two third grade, two fourth grade, two fifth grade, and two sixth grade teachers. The teaching experience of the staff ranges from two to 35 years in...
implied covariance matrix and the observed matrix are used to calculate the residual
matrix. The smaller the residual matrix, the better the model estimation, thus iteration
continues until the residual matrix is minimized (Hoyle, 1995). This...
Figure 3.4 System Memory Chips
As requests are made by the various parts of the system (e.g., the sound card),
the system interrupts its cycling pattern and performs the requested task. For that
reason, the locations where these interruptions occur...
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Conrad, B., Gross, D., Fogg, L., & Ruchala, P. (1992). Maternal confidence, knowledge, and
quality of mother-toddler interactions: A preliminary study. Infant Mental Health
Journal, 13, 353-362.
Creswell, J. W. (1998)....
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stitching, hemming, overcasting, felling, gathering, buttonholes, loops and eyelets; also darning, embroidery matching, glove mending, and making seams, fastening, plackets, gussets, etc.
This course also includes...
DigiTrends Increasing Disk Capacities
The original floppy diskette for PCs held only 180 KB of storage. Over the years, this was replaced by higher
capacity floppies and then by 3.5 inch diskettes. Today, USB “thumb drives” can hold 8, 16, or...
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seems to stand alone in the text itself. There are no other metaphors on the page that support
this metaphor in any way.
I haven’t had much luck with any other metaphors that would allow me to really analyze
the character of the...
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fuels American ideology. We live as a natural consequence of being a world leader in a state of
mind that incorporates the responsibilities, duties, and also submission to a leadership role. So,
the superiority of America continues...
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Petty, R., Briñol, P., & DeMarree, K. (2007). The meta-cognitive model of attitudes:
Implications for attitude measurement, change and strength. Social Cognition, 25, 657-
Petty, R., & Cacioppo, J. (1986)....
letting students sort individually. The program “Words Their Way,” uses this method to teach
spelling. According to Gentry (2004), “this method of word sorting cannot function as a spelling
program, because there is too much word-specific...
de Leon, A., & Carnegie Corp. of New York, N. Y. (2002). The Urban High School's Challenge: Ensuring Literacy for Every Child. 2002 Carnegie Challenge. Retrieved from EBSCOhost.
Denti, L. G., & Guerin, G. (1999). Dropout prevention: a case for...
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and Web Page Design
of common protocols that would promote its
evolution and insure its operability.” Since then,
the protocols have continued to be developed,
standardized and enhanced.
When you launch a browser it...
and student learning. As Hall (2008) points out, “a major impediment to full implementation of
RTI occurs when teachers have the data but don’t know how to analyze them” (p. 5). Hall (2008)
goes on to add, “Far too often schools that...