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have been completely transformed and are irreversible. The ways in which ELLs from low SES
backgrounds interact and associate with the digital era was also addressed. The results of this
research will help educators yield a deeper appreciation...
deprived of learning because of their social isolation and lack of interaction, which affected their
overall cognitive functioning. As a result, Vygotsky set out to transform education in Russia by
creating new pedagogical styles that would...
say that educators “should understand that linguistic barriers, diverse social practices, and a
multiplicity of assumptions, beliefs, and perceptions contribute to difficult discourse” (p. 353).
Therefore, linking academic learning...
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...
for ELLs from low-SES backgrounds to succeed. There is a group of low-SES ELLs who have
managed to break through these barriers between home and school and have excelled
academically. The home visits conducted in this research have revealed the...
interventions for ELLs with low literacy scores is another way this research has been applied to
the learning environment of the classroom to increase literacy experiences. When children
interact with multi-literacies, there are high levels of...
STRAIGHT IS THE GATE 20
As a result of the years of separation and danger, the citizens of Short Creek shied away from interaction with the outside world. They had learned through hard lessons that people in the outside world would not let them...
STRAIGHT IS THE GATE 23
opposition as outsiders already had strong preconceived notions about polygamy. Most people naturally lumped all polygamous communities together and assumed the atrocities that were happening in Colorado City were ubiquitous...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
blueprint of what an effective intervention should look like based on these previous
Over the past 25 years, a variety of treatment approaches have been used in an
attempt to remediate the...
Smith (2008) discussed the importance of reaching the target audience to inform them about the event. In the case of the SATW dinner, there was a captive audience. The travel writers were already coming for the convention, so most would attend the...
standards for information technology (Association of College & Research Libraries, 2004) and
its five established standards, performance indicators and outcomes (Appendix 2). The standards
suggest two primary focuses for achieving...
containing competencies from many collaborators across the field of web design. The
framework is based on six developmental areas (WaSP InterACT, 2012): Foundations, Front-end
Development, Design, User Science, Server-side Development...
Syllabus: The Web for Communication Professionals
The web is taking an increasingly prominent role in the lives of communication professionals.
Students entering the field of communication will undoubtedly be involved in web projects...
B 86% - 83%
B- 82% - 80%
C+ 79% - 77%
C 76% - 73%
C- 72% - 70%
D+ 69% - 67%
D 66% - 63%
D- 62% - 60%
F 59% and Below
If you are unhappy with your grade on any particular project and feel as though you deserve
something better, I welcome...
Assignment: IA Critique paper
Due: What does it do? , Blog Post 3, Ch. 3 Review Questions
• The Web for Communication Professionals Ch. 5
• Interact with Web Standards Ch. 7
Assignment: Project Brief
• The Web for Communication Professionals Ch. 10
• Interact with Web Standards Ch. 12,13
Due: Valid HTML document, Blog Post 9,...
Accessibility, usability, and findability
Three fundamental considerations unique to writing for the web
are accessibility, usability, and findability. Accessibility refers to the
ability of a product to be used by as many...
Information Architecture 33
Information architecture is the structural design of information.
It is used for a broad spectrum of disciplines, including library
systems, database development, and...