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...
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their community and help their own children become well-rounded and “comprehensively literate” members of the community.
The people of Centennial Park recognized that the stigma associated with the polygamous lifestyle...
sufficient data to determine if the projects outcome was a success.
Upon completion of this study, the researcher used the basic skills test,
homework tracker, oral questioning, daily bell-work, homework scores, and test
scores to determine the...
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BYU payroll deduction form to reflect those things important to our campaign. The result was a new and improved employee giving payroll deduction card that also accommodated a one-time gift donation (Appendix C). Two envelopes...
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the participation levels grow and I was extremely gratified to see colleagues going above and beyond my own expectations in their level of participation. I did significant follow through with my own team reminding them to...
grade level. All teachers reported approximately 70% of students in their class were successful in
Tier 1 instruction. When asked how RTI affects gifted students, all teachers reported the
framework does not specifically address the needs of...
Lists of general and specific goals were created for the internship experience.
The general goals were as follows:
Develop a better understanding and capability for working in an organization.
Apply and test advertising, event...
Throughout the semester, the internship aided in developing needed skills and information for a future career in the field. Keeping a journal of daily tasks and projects assisted in future tailoring of a resume and examples to show...
research, communication changes depending on the current situation of the organization. At the city office, the communication was different depending on the goals and deadlines we were working on. As things were more pertinent, there seemed to be...
Appendix A. Journal
Week One – January 8-14
I came in for my first day and was introduced to my supervisor, Byron Linford, the Events Director for Cedar City. Byron described the three main projects I would be working on for the...
THE WEB FOR COMMUNICATION PROFESSIONALS
Dr. L. Paul Husselbee, Capstone Committee Chair
The World Wide Web is taking an increasingly prominent role in the lives of communication
professionals. Students entering the...
The objectives for this capstone project were to (1) fulfill the capstone requirement for
the Master of Arts in Professional Communication degree, (2) learn how to design a college-level
course, and (3) create a body of work...
another 22 percent (U.S. Department of Commerce Internet Policy Task Force, 2010).
• According to one estimate, as of 2009, advertising-supported Internet services directly or
indirectly employed three million Americans, 1.2 million of...
accomplish project goals. Understanding the code that makes up the web is no different than the
paper and ink that makes up a printing press. This course will give students the technical
foundation needed to get started developing and...
interaction and teacher-student immediacy. Without meeting several hours per week with the
class and instructor in person, students can feel disconnected and grades suffer (Hutchins, 2003).
Conaway, Easton & Schmidt (2005) found that if...
decade. Using the Minasian-Batmanian model, once the instructor has a good understanding of
the target group, course development begins using five stages: analysis, design, development,
testing and evaluation.
In the analysis phase, the...
working knowledge of web technology and be familiar with production tools and techniques.
The course will be administrated through an online teaching tool such as the “Blackboard”
system typically found in institutions of higher...
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...
The web is taking a more prominent role in the lives of communication
professionals every day. Whether you are a marketing professional,
graphic designer, writer, or public relations expert, chances are you
If you are a communication professional, this book will give you the exper
tise you need to contribute meaningfully to web projects that accomplish your
organization’s goals. From research to planning to...