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(2003) were important starting points for a flow of literature that helped enrich my
understanding of the political world and international relations. Understanding the global
community was of utmost importance in preparation for...
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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...
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Navigation through the culture and a feeling of directional helplessness is expressed
by the mothers in this study. As participant one said, ―they don‘t come with an instruction
manual‖ so the mother is left...
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As a Masters student in Professional Communication, I have felt it important to apply the
skills and knowledge that I have obtained throughout my degree in a professional capacity.
Based on a class taken...
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...
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accurate characterization of behavior than what the respondent likely would have reported.
Ethnographic research then begins at a holistic level where information is recorded on the environmental context of the situation as...
17 STATE NORMAL SCHOOL.
COURSES OF STUDY.
The Branch Normal offers the following courses:
(1) The regular four years course leading to a Normal certificate with the exception of the professional work of the fourth year which is...
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kindergarten, three first grade, two second grade, two third grade, two fourth grade, two fifth grade, and two sixth grade teachers. The teaching experience of the staff ranges from two to 35 years in...
It would be interesting to compare the developmental differences of the two samples. These
studies could potentially provide more conclusive evidence of the impact of service involvement
on student learning and development during their college...
As required by the Southern Utah University Department of Graduate Studies in
Education, all necessary Institutional Review Board (IRB) requirements were met throughout the
conduct of this research study. Furthermore, additional requirements of...
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directly related to RTI as presented by Buffum et al. (2012). The professional development on RTI includes a book study, action plans, reflection, an article study, mentoring, collaborating, coaching,...
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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a bank holding firm that provides services in
investment banking, investment management, and security services to major corporations
and organizations around the world (About, 2009). They analyze...
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believes in stretching them and helping them realize that ―we have to work for things.‖ The
inherent exchange of goods and services for money that adults accept as a natural part of
society (Baudrillard, 2001) is not...
Apologia, Antapologia and Political Power
of the offensive act. According to Benoit and Drew (1997), studies have shown that denial is not an effective apology to utilize towards those who are injured by the actions as other potential image...
during the interview. All participants were given a timeframe of the completion of the study and
had the opportunity to view the final results of the study.
The interviews began in early January 2012, when all Institutional Review Board...