The I-Text Distance Learning System 5
7. Quiz Console – Students can take quizzes using the Quiz Console. Instructors can
build quizzes using four question types: multiple choice, true-false, fill in the blank,
and short answer. The quizzes are...
U.S. Embassy 26
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...
Consent Letter to Teachers
May 10, 2011
You are invited to take part in a research study about the academic progression of
kindergarten students in mathematics and language arts.
I am a kindergarten teacher and a...
List of Tables
Table 1: MAP Assessment Group Mean Scores for Participating Hispanic Kindergarten Students
From Madison Elementary During the Spanish-English Take-Home Library ...............40
Table 2: Change in Attitudes of Students and Parents...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
Again, John had worked hard for the nomination and had spent the necesMIy money to conduct a good campaign. What hurt him most was seeing his son Paul, clad head to toe with posters and buttons, with tears in...
Nolen, J. L. (2003). Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom. Education (Chula Vista, Calif.),
124(1), Retrieved from http://www.hwwilson.com/
Overholt, J., Aaberg, N., & Lindsey, J. (1990). Math stories for problem solving success. West
• What effects do positive reading experiences have on unmotivated and
apathetical readers who are currently scoring at or near benchmark levels
on reading assessments?
• Can participating in positive reading interventions and learning...
and paid preparation time for teachers to create online and other classroom materials that
supported ELL instruction. On the university level, instructors of teacher preparation programs
increased information on instructional practices for ELLs....
Parent/guardian letter of approval
A letter was sent to the parent/guardian of Mrs. Okeson’s algebra I students on March 2,
2010. Contact information was given if the adult did not want their child participating in the
Your child’s information will be combined with information from others taking part in
the project. When I report the results of the study with others, I will write about the combined
information. Your child will never be identified in any way...
The bilingual SETHL was formed by downloading and printing commercially available
books from Reading A-Z. These books are professionally-developed, leveled readers, and the
same books were available in both Spanish and English. Two of the...
were sent home in both Spanish and English. These data were then compared to the data from the
parents whose students received SETHL books only in English. Qualitative methods used the
ERAS assessment to measure change in the feelings of the...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
to demonstrate the skill, but he or she does not demonstrate fluency at it yet. These
deficits were remediated by providing multiple opportunities for practice of the targeted
skill in non-threatening situations. When...
Emotions in Conflict 12
established. Therefore, if face concerns are an important link, they should give a better prediction of conflict styles than other variables commonly considered.
This theory has been used in gaining a better understanding of...
expected growth of 4 points. From the Spanish-English readers, three students made or exceeded
the expected growth of 4 on their composite scores, while two students did not. All three of the
English-readers exceeded the expected growth. From...
personal and focused than general classroom whole-group instruction, or even
differentiated small-group instruction during the regular classroom hours. Rich book-centered
discussions can be brilliant motivators for readers. These discussions...
Emotional Manipulation and Psychopathy 5
culpability for the behavior of the individuals. The blame has been entirely placed on the brain of the individual and it is asserted that it can be indeed fixed.
Partially crossing the lines between deficit...
The Junior College Tournament
r~p*HE Rocky Mountain Junior Col-kge
Basketball Tournament is a
Southern Utah idea. The first meet
was held at Snow College in 1924
with only four teams participating.
The following year, with other
schools added, the...
This study was completed with a small group of Hispanic kindergarten students. The
students who chose to read from the SETHL were compared with students who were not given
the chance to read or who chose not to read. The students of...