Article II: Influencing Destination Image and Visiting Intent Using Communication
Mix: A Case Study of Austria
Identifying the factors that influence destination image and visiting intentions
helps tourism planners...
Fantuzzo et al., 2005; Mead, 2008). Caucasian and Asian children demonstrated higher levels of
skill in reading (Al Otaiba, Kosanovich-Grek, Torgesen, Hassler, & Wahl). Research by
Fantuzzo et al. concluded “African American, Hispanic, and...
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student learning outcomes. This is accomplished through on-going collaboration and professional learning focused on understanding how students learn. New practices are learned, created, and implemented...
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meet and share should have priority. The school administration and school leadership team must implement these learning opportunities (Clauset & Murphy, 2012). Time for faculty to collaborate should be...
In summary, RTI as Fuchs & Fuchs (2006) explain is a “multilayered structure . . .
implemented in the early grades to strengthen the intensity and effectiveness of reading
instruction for at-risk students, preventing chronic school...
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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...
had to work through the RTI model. She did not believe RTI could diagnose, but the explicit
teaching and repetition of the interventions helped some students become successful readers.
Respondent Answers Related to RTI Framework
Using these basic data as your baseline, you could then test different areas of the
conversion process to determine where improvements could be made, focusing on
the touch points. In the example above, the first place to...
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Summary of Findings
In order to implement RTI, teachers must have knowledge of its framework and components. Using the results of the survey all of the teachers felt like they had adequate knowledge of...
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Teachers were asked to measure their level of fidelity of RTI implementation on a one to six scale, with six being a high level of fidelity. The range varied from a score of three to six. A nine of the...
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suggestions made from Darling-Hammond and McLaughlin (1995), and produced positive results.
Teacher knowledge of RTI.
Fourteen of the teachers were new to systematic school-wide RTI implementation. The...
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This study is important because it shows the value of professional development within a school. Districts are spending massive amounts of money on professional development and teacher improvement...
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...
setting and all students in the class participated. Progress was monitored and improvements in
spelling were recorded at three points in the study. The Elementary Spelling Inventory was
administered at the beginning of the study, in the middle...
18. Describe the professional development that has been offered to help you understand and
implement data collection in the RTI process.
19. How would you describe scientific research-based instruction?
20. Does the data collected through...
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effectively. Baird and Bradley (1978) identified five elements of managerial
communication style that led to job satisfaction. They included showing concern,
communicating comfortably, being attentive, listening carefully and...
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All hard copy student records for current and recent students are stored in locked fireproof filing cabinets at the main campus. Older hard copy student records are stored in locked filing cabinets in the locked fireproof...
o The change in the degree program allows students to learn the skills
necessary to obtain a career in this field of work.
7. When would this course be implemented? Semester Year
• Fill in the date this change will be implemented. Plan this...
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individualized assistance to help the student complete his/her educational program.
11. If the institution has processed Title IV loans or is currently processing Title IV loans, it has a default management plan that meets...