the National Research Council Study determined the classification of special education should be
considered to be valid based on the following criterion: 1) the general education program is high
quality and provides adequate learning, 2) the...
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Subjects of Instruction.
ARITHMETIC.-The fundamental processes of arithmetic are thoroughly considered, including common and decimal fractions, the metric system of weights and measures, simple and compound...
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are the more difficult ones prescribed for entrance to the Freshman class. It includes also the writing of original themes, an elementary study of English etymology and a thorough review of portions of the English...
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Planning for Web Design
Many web designers, including both the
novice and experienced, create web con-tent
that ignores principles of good design. Their
pages may contain busy colored backgrounds, a
multitude of animated...
now sold by Questar Assessment, Inc., and claims to measure the process of reading comprehension and to track students’ reading levels ("Degrees of reading," 2011). The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (2011) put...
the results for the different hypothesis of the study, the DRP was found to be a valid measurement of reading proficiency (Estes & Others, 1989, p. 1-20).
Snyder & Others (1993) found conflicting results in their assessment of the DRP test. This...
McCabe, Margolis, & Barenbaum (2001) conducted a study that compared the Woodcock - Johnson Psycho-Educational Battery-Revised (WJ-R) and the QRI-II tests. The researchers discussed the importance of providing students with materials that were...
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SUBJECTS OF INSTRUCTION.
Normal Arithmetic.-This is an advanced course covering the fundamental principles of arithmetic. Special attention is given to the ratio idea of number and the...
for longer challenging texts. In contrast, extrinsic motivation referred to grades or
competition reasons for reading. (Guthrie, et al, 2006, p. 91).
Intrinsic motivators also include a sense of accomplishment and self-pride....
other assessments. Because IRIs are perceived as being more accurate than standardized tests by specialists, they have been used for over 50 years to measure the reading levels of students. The QRI is flexible, in that it can use narrative...
school and using a well developed classroom management plan will help teachers to avoid
Teachers should be advised to develop a classroom management plan with consequences
that can be administered exclusively inside the...
Even small amounts of methamphetamine can result in increased wakefulness, increased physical activity, decreased appetite, increased respiration, increased heart rate, irregular heartbeat, increased blood pressure, and hyperthermia. Other...
Utah Standard VI
The sixth and final Utah Standard states: "Students will understand the properties that
describe solutions in terms of concentration, solutes, solvents, and the behavior of acids and
bases" (Utah State Office of Education, 2003,...
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a study of common minerals, their physical and chemical characteristics and methods of determination, with special attention given to the common rock-forming minerals and their associations in the more common rocks....
Concerns for the Success of RTI
Understanding and integration of scientific research is a requirement for good instruction
using the RTI format. For this reason, it is imperative teachers not only have strong background
in research but also have...
effectiveness of the reading comprehension tests studied. The definition for comprehension that the researcher compiled was making meaning from and interacting with the text by using the processes of word recognition, reading fluency, and...
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the student with the histology of the body. Some pathological conditions are investigated and sources of disease located.
2 hours per week throughout the year.
Geology.-This work will be considered under three...
The purpose of this thesis project was to improve the effectiveness of a school-specific
discipline program, the Pro-Active Skill Building Program. The researcher intended to develop a
more structured system for...
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Zoology. This is a thoroughly practical course designed to prepare the student for efficient work as a teacher of science in the district schools. Through laboratory work,...