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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
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accomplish project goals. Understanding the code that makes up the web is no different than the
paper and ink that makes up a printing press. This course will give students the technical
foundation needed to get started developing and...
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he was viewing a factory assembly line work shift. Indeed, the coaches punctuate the air with shouts of ―work, work, work.‖
The organization in this case is the team and the players under this form of leadership are the...
Engaging students in the study of mathematics is one of the goals of NCTM (Principles,
2000). The educator used Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences created in 1983 to
increase the level of engagement of her...
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Here, the attempt is to exercise as much control as possible even if the factor controlled has little input, undetermined input, or no input at all into influencing outcomes. Bed checks, uniformity of dress, ‗mustache‘ rules...
learning to explain science issues to and discuss with the public and they are practicing
communications skills by speaking to residents. Simultaneously, the student who participates in
such a program will reflect on their personal and career...
An iteration may not add enough functionality to warrant a market release, but
the goal is to have an available release at the end of each iteration. Multiple
iterations may be required to release a product or new set of...
Home-literacy environment (HLE): The literacy experiences in the home in which a
child participates and observes before formal reading and writing instruction. It also refers to the
continued literacy experiences a child is exposed to at...
Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). A few primary goals of IDEA include “providing incentives
for whole-school approaches, scientifically based early reading programs, positive behavioral
interventions and supports, and early intervening...
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project, overall purpose, and a set of features that the website or application
The same marketer I previously mentioned used to say that a web project
could be fast, cheap, or big. It could be...
1 very litlle like me 2 a litHe like me 3 somewhat like me 4/ikeme 5 a lot li/(e me
23.__I like to setup little 'what if" experiments (fur example ·What lNOuld happen if I put a
grasshopper in a jar with a spider?").
24. I enjoy dong jigsaw...
Software prototyping draws many of its methods from industrial de
sign prototyping. Johnny Ive, a renowned industrial designer and the
mind behind the design of many Apple computer products, said, “I
love making prototypes....
decade. Using the Minasian-Batmanian model, once the instructor has a good understanding of
the target group, course development begins using five stages: analysis, design, development,
testing and evaluation.
In the analysis phase, the...
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According to Bass, laissez-fair leadership style implies avoidance or absence of leadership. The leader leaves responsibility for the work to followers and avoids setting goals and clarifying expectations, organizing priorities,...
Complexities in Learning to Read
Learning to read is a complex and unnatural process. As Lyon (1998) starts by
explaining, “although spoken language is seamless, the beginning reader must detect the seams
in speech, unglue the sounds from one...
our relationships by reconciling our differences. That’s how we become more loving
people and truly experience the fruits of marriage. (p. 28)
Gottman and Gottman (2006) said that a stable marriage require at least five times as...
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including making amends for harm. This proactive style of conversation results in give and
take that is successful, ―Conversations that reveal the parents‘ reasoning, standards, and
behavioral interpretations allow...
Service learning helps promote both intellectual and civic engagement by linking the
work students do in the classroom to real-world problems and real-world needs. Without
compromising academic rigor or discipline-specific objectives, service...
performance above and beyond the influence of family demographic variables” (2008, p. 64).
Torgesen (2000) found that “children who showed the poorest growth in word reading ability
had the lowest pretest levels of phonological language...