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embassy required this skill. Unsure of how many informal, formal, telephone, in-person,
and other kinds of interviews I actually performed, I was grateful to have gained the
particular interviewing techniques from preparing for an...
sites? Here again, important factors for practical use is evident ranging from potential for
impact, the type of project suited to the audience and match of skill with the project. The male
participants tended to chose sites where they felt that...
Fantuzzo et al., 2005; Mead, 2008). Caucasian and Asian children demonstrated higher levels of
skill in reading (Al Otaiba, Kosanovich-Grek, Torgesen, Hassler, & Wahl). Research by
Fantuzzo et al. concluded “African American, Hispanic, and...
counterparts (NAEP, 2011). RTI gives educators the flexibility to meet the needs of diverse
learners to help all students find success in learning to read.
Another group of students who would benefit from the focused and individualized nature
Al Otaiba, S., Kosanovich-Grek, M., Torgesen, J., Hassler, L., & Wahl, M. (2005). Reviewing
core kindergarten and first-grade reading programs in light of No Child Left Behind:
An exploratory study. Reading & Writing Quarterly, 21(4),...
c. Identifies the value and differences of potential resources in a variety of formats
(e.g., multimedia, database, website, data set, audio/visual, book)
d. Identifies the purpose and audience of potential resources (e.g., popular...
Gentry (2004) states that there are five different methods of spelling instruction used in
these basals, the instruction associated with each of the five methods varies greatly. Method one
is what Gentry calls the “one size fits all” spelling...
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As more trade and technical schools embrace online learning and distance education, they will need to offer an online student orientation equivalent to explain their support services and advisement offerings.
labors, and reverently called upon Him to bless u s in the i u t u r e and to enable u s to maintain ourselves in this desert land, also to protect u s from the wiley Indian and help u s to accomplish the mission we were sent to perform, namely,...
prove, however, that the manufacture of iron is an accomplished f a c t , and Iron County, with h e r vast coal fields and an inexhaustible amount of the best iron ore in the world, is destined in the near future to be a vast business center. I t...
determine if a child struggles reading fluently, but cannot define “specific skill deficits that are
contributing to poor reading fluency or how to guide intervention” (Ysseldyke et al., 2010, p. 56-
57). Therefore, it is paramount for...
6. Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific
words and phrases, including those that signal precise actions, emotions, or states of
being (e.g., quizzed, whined, stammered) and that are basic to a...
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aid, orientation, placement assistance, recruitment, registration and student records, and student recognition. Services are provided to students before, during, and after enrollment in a supportive environment that...
assesses a student’s basic math skill before leaving for summer break. Second, the fifth
grade teacher provided a recommendation that was used for student placement in the
sixth grade. Third, the 5th grade teacher provided a work ethic score....
This information advocates the idea that AES systems are most beneficial to lower-level
or general education students. The most surprising thing about this finding is that it is close. It
would be expected that the lowest students would get the...
Reading reluctance is a complex issue that has major educational ramifications
over time. During the elementary school years, a reluctant reader may initially function at
the same skill level as involved and interested...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
High functioning autism (HFA)- Often referred to as asperger syndrome. Debate
continues as to whether or not they are the same; individuals with HFA and AS have
average or above average intelligence but may struggle...
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Unexpected behavior- a term specific to the Michelle Winner social thinking curriculum,
used to define behaviors that are not expected in a particular situation.
Generalization-When an acquired skill carries over to...
SOCIAL THINKING INTERVENTIONS
blueprint of what an effective intervention should look like based on these previous
Over the past 25 years, a variety of treatment approaches have been used in an
attempt to remediate the...