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I learned during the research how very important it is to use cross curriculum to
encourage interest in mathematics. I have learned that reaching one child is worth all the time,
effort and persistence it takes. Being an advocate does make a...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
lands covered by the permits of two Indians, David Tabbee and Pawwinnee. A demand was made to end the "apparent moratorium on presecution of offenses against the United States where rights of the Ute Indians...
future academic failure. Reaching out to reluctant readers and instilling the desire to
experience reading as a form of pleasure and enjoyment is the constant quest of the
classroom teacher. While no two reluctant readers are exactly alike, one...
The purpose of this study was to examine the academic gains of students entering
kindergarten at below-grade level, on-grade level, and above-grade level, to determine the
amount of progress made throughout the year....
shows that math scores improved when the 8th grade math class included multiple intelligences
as part of teaching.
Knowing and understanding that an educator does not need to prepare eight different
lessons to accommodate the eight multiple...
fostering engagement. Positivity, optimism, and hopefulness can help override negative
feelings students have connected with reading. McRae & Guthrie propose
…We maintain that when teachers model their own personal identification as
30 Chapter 2
Planning for Web Design
to illustrate content or when they themselves are
the content you wish to provide. But don’t use
images just to “pretty the pages up.”
7. Implementing link indirection, interception or
motivation to read and have been shown to improve students’ reading levels and
performance on tests.
Book clubs can provide new exposures to reading opportunities that many
students have not been exposed to in the past. Diversity is welcomed...
Austrian Communication Effectiveness Grid.
The next phase in analyzing the data included formulating the Communication
Effectiveness Grid (CEG). The information for this grid was taken from the results of
survey question 15. This question asked...
students consistent with the results. The teachers were able to make a greater effort to ensure
equal amounts of small group instruction to all levels of children.
There are many options for continuation to this study. Additional research is...
5, 1917. 'This involved Lehi's and Henrietta's three youngest sons, Lehi Rass and Will. Two months after the United States declared war, Rass married Martha Langford on June 20, 1g17> the Salt Lake Temple. in Rass and Martha met in Cedar City when...
The challenge of using an AES program is knowing whether or not it actually improves
student writing. As Chapter 2 indicated, teachers have different views on whether or not student
writing improved when using an AES...
Independent Reading Minute Logs
Student maintained logs (in the form of a calendar) of at-home reading minutes
throughout this project (Appendix L). Careful attention was given by project participants
to record time spent at home performing...
For students who can read, but choose not to, the implications are vast and far
reaching. Demonstrating little or no motivation to immerse oneself in books sets the stage
for future deficits in exposure to learning...
Austrian Communication Effectiveness Grid.
The completed Communication Effectiveness Grid shown in Figure 4 illustrated
what information sources were most important when making travel decisions.
Respondents indicated five information sources...
for the Internet. Internet advertising is expected to increase 9.2% in 2010 and by 2011
will make up 14.9% of all global advertising. Furthermore, total Internet ad spending is
expected to reach $34.5 billion by 2014.
Consumers are also able to...
some 175,000 being created every day. Of those blogs there are roughly 570,000 new
posts every 24 hours, reaching about 70 percent of web surfers daily (Zillman, 2010).
Travel blogs are a useful tool in monitoring the competitive environment of a...
(M=5.38, SD=1.28). Respondents also indicated a preference to engage in direct contact
with the local people (M=5.93, SD=1.01) and to travel to countries in which the culture
is different from their own (M=5.58, SD=1.20). Most respondents agreed...
As previously discussed in the literature review, the different information sources
have varying degrees of influence. Information sources over which marketers have less
control (i.e., family, friends, and acquaintances) have the potential to be...