"By the later part of October 1879, the Sreater part of the pilgrims that were to make up the company booked for the San Juan Mission were on wheels headed for the Colorado River at a point east of the Escalante Desert. There were only a few in...
'Well, Brother Henry, go and rest yourself and get ready to go again.' Notwithstanding the bold step he had taken in repelling the United States Army fiom entering Salt Lake Valley, which was sent by James Buchanan with malicious intentions towards...
Fewster, & McCormick (2010) further stated that “approximately eight million adolescents struggled with reading” (p. 636).
High School (9th to 12th Grade)
Cassidy, Valadez, Garrett, & Barrera (2010) reported that adolescent literacy is a hot...
roughly 253 visitors per 100 inhabitants (Statistics Austria, 2010). Tourism contributes
significantly to the national income and employment level. The current share of tourism-induced
gross value added has topped 10% of GDP as of 2008...
The agricultural laboratory is supplied with all the essential apparatus for demonstration. A few pure bred animals are kept by the school for the educational work. They, will help to keep the Domestic Science department...
LIBRARY AND READING ROOM.
The library consists of more than 3,500 volumes of standard works in literature, history, pedagogy, science, commerce, and business law. The best American magazines and journals, and the leading newspapers of...
Wise (2009) commented on why high school has been left out of the literacy debate: the policymakers under No Child Left Behind only focused on the elementary levels because the severity of struggling readers in the upper levels was not...
with shutters to the windows, so that class work requiring darkness may be carried on during the daytime.
Collections are being made of Indian relics, minerals, plants and animals. The design is to build up a museum that...
(a) the measures have the necessary psychometric characteristics for reliable and
valid measurement; (b) the measures are quick to administer and are thus feasible
for regular use in school settings; (c) the measures have multiple alternate...
(Rudner). It also reports a high correlation between IEA and human scored essays (Grimes,
Warschauer, 2008; Valenti, 2003) IEA asserts that, “Over many diverse topics, the IEA scores
agreed with human experts as accurately as expert scores...
understanding. Foldables encourage “reading, writing, thinking, organizing data, researching,
and other communication skills into an interdisciplinary mathematics curriculum” (Zike, n.d., p.
iv). Foldables can be used to implement other...
that may be part of the problem” (para. 363). Research shows that educators are able to enhance
academic achievement (Condron) through ability grouping. This method is explained as “…the
process of teaching students in groups that are...
18 SOUTHERN BRANCH.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SCHOOL.
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Government Reports " ...
Austria‘s economy, it is necessary for Austria‘s tourism authorities to stay current with
trends and compete with the industry‘s leading destination countries.
The World Tourism Organization reports that the top three European...
Imagine Learning is geared toward younger students to learn languages with support in
their first language. Its instructional design is research-based and follows four guidelines in order
to provide effective language learning programs. These...
Regardless of reports that homework may or may not increase academic achievement,
elementary students are spending increasing amounts of time studying outside the classroom. In
a longitudinal study from 1981 to 1997, Hofferth & Sandberg (2001)...
Perceptions of Teachers Concerning RTI
In their study, Greenfield et al. (2010) found that teachers in their first year of school-wide
RTI implementation used progress monitoring more strategically and became more
confident in using the data...
In order to complete this study the researcher developed an improvement plan for the
school-wide discipline plan. The improvement plan focused on improving the referral process
for student placement in the Pro-Active Skill Building...
In order to support the goal of increasing parent involvement, the researcher provided
parent disclaimers to be sent home with the behavior-tracking sheets at each stage in the
discipline plan. The disclaimers explain each step in the Pro-Active...
Amount of Time Spent Reading
Students were asked to report an estimated amount of time they read during the day. In total, 28 out of 46 participants – 60.8% – declared reading up to an hour or more a day. This percentage included those...