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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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student learning outcomes. This is accomplished through on-going collaboration and professional learning focused on understanding how students learn. New practices are learned, created, and implemented...
Concerns for the Success of RTI
Understanding and integration of scientific research is a requirement for good instruction
using the RTI format. For this reason, it is imperative teachers not only have strong background
in research but also have...
Hulsart, R. W. (2007).Small numbers, large returns. College Teaching, 23, 48-50.
Jacoby, B. (1996).Partnership for service learning. College Student Journal, 9, 21-23.
Johnson, L. M., & Johnson, V. E. (1995). Help wanted-accountant: What the...
out of respect for the educator’s time as well as to be sure to observe the class for the entire time
allotted. An observational protocol (Creswell, 2012) was developed to focus on particular aspects
of instruction and classroom dynamics. This...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect hadn't arrived. But on Christmas morning, there it was leaning against the wall, all oiled and shining. Wintertime was the season for trapping muskrats, one of his favorite activities. This enterprise, had it...
Currently, knowledge of the impact of selection on maize diversity has focused on modern specimens rather than ancient. An expanded understanding of the genetic variation, evolutionary history, and domestication of maize can be gained...
would be made in moving the group up or down reading levels, adjusting the group members, or
pacing the lesson more quickly. Two teachers reported they did not have much of a role in
choosing interventions for Tier 2 and 3 interventions. They...
Employing molecular methods, this study investigated desiccated maize samples collected from the Anasazi Corngrowers Site (F-448 trench; ~1100 C.E.) in Arizona. Collected samples were identified previously as maize using...
d. Recognizes the cultural, physical, or other context within which the information
was created and understands the impact of context on interpreting the information
3. The information literate student synthesizes main ideas to...
b) Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other
information and examples related to the topic.
c) Link ideas within categories of information using words and phrases (e.g.,
another, for example, also,...
used, only the three positive controls produced results for microsatellite analysis. Since qPCR indicated the presence of double stranded DNA in aDNA samples, amplification may not have occurred during PCR thus preventing the indication of...
categorized as a high-poverty, Title I school, with all of the students qualifying for free lunch (B.
Moser, personal communication, October 8, 2010).
Research has shown that there can be positive growth in reading achievement when
research-based program, but it is the developmental theory that is research-based, not the
(Zaner-Bloser 2012, October 20).
Word sorting alone, which is learning spelling by analogy, may not take into account
other important strategies...
With modern medical equipment and techniques, the scientific population is discovering
fascinating information with regard to the bilingual brain. They have found that most often
bilinguals who acquired a second...
Put together and teach how to use “help-signal” program for when a student gets stuck on
Teach students acceptable, unobtrusive ways to get academic assistance from peers
Teach classmates to serve as floating peer-tutors during...
more detailed technical look at how specific tasks are accomplished. For instance, in the course
module explaining web presentation techniques, the workbook explains what Cascading Style
Sheets are and how they fit into the broader...
Learning in detail about the different learning styles created by Howard Gardner
increased my desire to implement the strategies that have been proven to help students learn to
the best of their abilities. Even though at times I feel frustrated...