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Creating a Story Frame

I need assistance with this discussion question...... I have attached a file below as an example (sample children's story) of what one of my classmates has completed. This week we learned about some of the possible curricular strategies and interventions that were specific to reading, writing, and math. One of the strategie

Using Smartart as a Tool

Briefly analyze why SmartArt is a useful tool. Compare the difference between including SmartArt in a document versus text alone.

Discovering Computers

1. Choose 20 of the primary terms and 5 secondary terms relating to computers 2. Write complete definitions of each term

School discipline

As the school leader, you are charged with maintaining a safe place of learning. When a student's actions threaten the safety of the other students, what authority do you have to discipline the student? How do you ensure the student's due process rights? What additional legal requirements must you consider if the student is a

Appropriate Lesson Planning

Please address the following question using specific examples from your professional experience and cite the textbook or other scholarly resources. Why is it important to consider the background of the students and possible assessments used when designing a lesson? How does this lead to student achievement?

Least Restrictive Environment in School

Meet with the special education coordinator in the school district with which you are most familiar. Address the following topics during the meeting. 1. What is the special education coordinator's definition of least restrictive environment (LRE)? 2. How is service delivery determined in order to provide LRE in the school

CBT and REBT Theory Application - Mental Health Counseling

For this discussion, you will apply either CBT or REBT to the case of Henry (see the case study narrative The Case of Henry in the Resources). Specify how the theory conceptualizes Henry's problem, identify the key concepts that can be applied and discuss two specific interventions you would use with Henry. Identify a limitation

CBT and REBT Comparison

Please respond in 250 or more words including all references: CBT and REBT share some similarities, but they diverge in philosophy and approach. Discuss the similarities in the philosophical assumptions of Ellis's REBT and Meichenbaum's CBT. Then discuss how the theories differ in philosophy and approach.

Comparison of Existential and Gestalt Therapeutic Approaches

Compare existential and Gestalt therapeutic approaches. Focus on how they are alike and different in therapeutic goal, key concepts, role of the counselor, role of the client, and therapeutic interventions. Briefly describe a client who might benefit from each type of therapy, and provide your rationale.

Student rights

What are the student's rights and responsibilities regarding school dress code compliance? Why is it important to understand the student's legal rights in this area? Support your answer using case law.

Education discrimination

What responsibilities does an educator have to avoid discrimination in the workplace in the following settings: recruiting, interviewing, work assignments, transfers, discipline, and dismissal?

Non-Parental Care Choices

Choose one of the three non-parental care choices: nannies, center-based, or family-based care. Imagine that you are trying to sell your chosen method of care to a prospective client who is a parent of a toddler. Share the advantages of your childcare setting so that the parent chooses your method to care for their child. Addres

A Co-Teaching Lesson Plan

I need assistance with A Co-Teaching Lesson Plan. Using the lesson plan template in Chapter Four (available at, develop a lesson plan that is intended to be co-taught. Your lesson plan should include the curriculum objective, the procedure and studen

Student Assessment

I need assistance with student assessment. In the text, the Karten (2011), states "Unconditional acceptance in school environments means that the educational staff communicate a message that there is nothing wrong with being wrong" (p. 76). Based on the readings, as well as your personal and professional experiences, what do

Assistive Technology for Visual and Hearing Impairments

What are the names of some AT visual and hearing impairments devices (screen reader software, hearing aids, etc.) that I can write about? How do these devices enable learners and how do they work? What are the challenges in using these devices and how can they be incorporated into the classroom?

Case Study: Cheryl Ways and Agilent Technology's Layoffs

Please complete this case study with at least 3 sentences for each question. This is a leadership class on change. Cheryl Ways and Agilent Technology's Layoffs Cheryl Ways, a 30-year-old IT professional, took a call at around 9 p.m. on October 15, 2001, from her husband, who rang complaining about her still being at work

Audiovisual Technology

Using Audiovisual Technologies You are the director of instructional technology at a local middle school. Recently, several teachers have come to you for help in incorporating audiovisual technologies into their instruction. You decide to create a tutorial for them. You have two options for completing this assignment. 1. O

Social Impacts on Adult Learning

How do you think age-related stages of ego development, social roles, life events, racial and ethnic identities, gender, and sexual orientation impact learning in the field of adult learning?

Contextual Instruction

Contextualized Instruction consists of three levels; teaching (strategy), curriculum (culturally relevant materials) and policy (specifically in collaboration with parents and communities). Create an activity/lesson that will address all three levels. The activity/lesson should draw on what the students may already know from hom

Culturally Responsive Skills

Amatea (2013) suggests when teachers acquire culturally responsive skills for assessing parent engagement and facilitating parent participation, parents are more likely to become active within the school community. Research your local school district. (Or use the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools website -


Review Figure 7.2, Need-Based Model of School-Community Service Delivery in the attachment. The school is the center of a series of partnerships with the local community. Give examples relative to your school/community (Or use the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools website-

Responding to Crisis of Stress

As a teacher, you need to be familiar with the various types of stressors than can precipitate a crisis for both students and families. Reflect on the many types of crisis or stress a student or a student's family may be experiencing. Review Figure 5.1 in the attachment, choose one (1) Horizontal Stressor and discuss how you w

Compassion Fatigue

Often caretakers find themselves on the edge of fatigue as a result of their work that is exhausting and demanding. Work-on-family conflict and family-on-work conflict are intertwined and can have disastrous impacts upon the performance of workers and their care for patients or also damage relationships within the family unit. T

Case Study: Risk Facts, Services, and Resources for a Family

Use the case example of the Simmons family found in the attachment and complete the following: Determine the risk factors for this family. Recommend services or resources for this family. Think specifically about how the school can assist this family. Is there any information you would like to have about the family?

Reflection on Bullying

Can you share your personal thoughts and inputs on bullying? . I have a very very long article from the library that I am sending you. Let see at we can use from it as one of my references... Read the following essay, written by Antonio, a fourth-grade student. The Bully in the Mirror Antonio, 4th Grade

Assessment and Enrichment What type of assessment is happening in this video? Explain how the assessment should be used for further instruction? What happens if there are some children that may require enrichment assignments?

Understaning the FBA

I need assistance, as I am having trouble with understanding FBA. After reading the presentation Functional Behavior Assessment (, respond to the following case and questions: Scenario: Johnny is a third grade student with ADHD and has an IEP. He continues to hit other students on the

Accommodations and Modifications

I need assistance in explaining Accomodations and Modifiactions. Based on the NICHCY article Supports, Modifications, and Accommodations for Students (, what is the difference between accommodations and modifications? In the student scenario below, write a detailed plan for individu