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via thumb drive. An entire course can be distributed in one, self-contained document. Below is a list of
components that can be incorporated into an I-Text:
1. Communication Console – The main drawback of...
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Participating in an internship for the Department of State in the U.S. Embassy in
Brasilia has been very beneficial to me academically, professionally, and personally. I
participated in an organization that was...
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contact was synchronous (though they used different words). Further study is necessary to determine in
what ways communication was better with the I-Text system.
The differences in opinion with regard to...
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As a result of this internship, my technical skills have grown as I have worked in
groups, have learned new means of research and how to be a more effective researcher,
have learned about management in a government organization,...
The following specific recommendations were identified from the current study. The
term educator in this chapter is used very loosely to include faculty, student life personnel and
service center staff.
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Commercials and products are discussed among friends and participant eight said, ―They
talk about it with each other‖. The struggle is how to retain your values but let the kids still
have a social...
The researcher also suggests that service should be central to the university mission. The
line between academic and student affairs should be very blurry with regard to service. The rank
and tenure process should reward faculty who choose to...
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live as he lives, with false ideas of money. Modeling will be discussed further in this
discussion under social cognitive theory.
The second strategy that mothers use is vigilance, being aware of moral threats and
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husband. Some of the young sister-wives even called her “Mom” for a while as they matured in their roles as wives and mothers.
There are no relationships in monogamous culture that are the same as that of a sister-wife....
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believes in stretching them and helping them realize that ―we have to work for things.‖ The
inherent exchange of goods and services for money that adults accept as a natural part of
society (Baudrillard, 2001) is not...
The rooms are furnished with machines, cases, forms and tables, screens, etc., so one desiring the work has everything that the most approved seamstress could ask for.
The necessity of ethical...
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(2006) claim that ―responsibility can‘t be taught, it must be caught‖ (p. 34). Participant one
offers opportunities to do chores and have more responsibility. A strategy enlisted gives a bit
of a reward from a list...
RTI has been a nationwide initiative, because “to meet the needs of all students, the
educational system must use its collective resources to intervene early and provide appropriate
interventions and supports to prevent...
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“Generally their parents are incarcerated, or on drugs. There are a small percentage of parents going to school or away for employment. So they leave the children with the grandparents. The positive thing is that they are not...
teacher explained how teachers change things in their classrooms to meet the needs of the
students who are struggling.
In discussing how non-responsiveness to intervention was reflected in the choice of
intervention, one teacher explained the...
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four-year college that offers associate and bachelor degrees in the trades, health sciences and technical fields.
I looked at other colleges as well, but for the purposes of this paper, I narrowed the list to the ones that...
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they had a big need for English‐Portuguese speakers. I’m not sure if that’s something I want to
do, especially if I have to move to Brazil and work in Agua Boa. But I’m going to find out more if
they have people in the...
appropriate educator or administrator for testing. Since the QRI can be administered on any level K-12, students who are referred should be tested at least once a year to determine improvement and to provide appropriate adaptations in curriculum...
National Inst. for Literacy, W. C., & National Inst. of Child Health and Human Development (NIH), B. D. (2007). What Content-Area Teachers Should Know about Adolescent Literacy. National Institute for Literacy, Retrieved from EBSCOhost.