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,...
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...
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(2000) have suggested that the longer the activities, the more effective they are. The learning opportunities tend to be more focused, allow more opportunity for active learning, and are more coherent...
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Table 1 - Results of Student Survey (n = 15)
BB Vista Better Both the Same I-Text Better
Feedback 1 12 2
Navigation 6 5 4
Easier to Understand 4 8 3
Easier in General 4 7 4
counterparts (NAEP, 2011). RTI gives educators the flexibility to meet the needs of diverse
learners to help all students find success in learning to read.
Another group of students who would benefit from the focused and individualized nature
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the system allowed for slight modifications to fit the needs of the course itself. Students seemed to adapt
well to the new environment.
The I-Text system was successful on many levels. Modifications to the...
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make decisions or reach consensus can be avoided. Socially anxious clients will feel more
comfortable expressing themselves or situations via email than in person. Both CMC parties will
possibly be seen as more polite....
Everyone in the Jones family worked hard because it was a necessity. Henrietta was no exception, she could drive four horses as good as any man. When the family moved to town from 3-Creeks in the fall of 1904, school had started. Will was the only...
Porter, Fred W. N'alton and David W. Moffdt all of Salt Lake Cit), State of Utah." T h r following are a few of thc Articles u I ~ ~ ~ u r p o r a t i o n : [ .ARTICLE 111 "The object, husiness and pursuit of said corporation shall he to huy, sell,...
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SEM Data Analysis
Structural equation modeling (SEM) was used to examine the hypothesized
relationships among the constructs in the study. The hypothesized models were...
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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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largely remained unstudied. The emergence of this culture allows for a greater understanding of the beliefs, norms, and lifestyle of a unique and interesting culture.
Consistent with all participant observation studies where...
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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...