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How to Investigate Problems and Issues in Life

• Describe how you will investigate a problem and issue in your life. • Attempt to resolve these issues by creating potential solutions. Use the following questions to develop your paper and help you create a solution • Describe how you are going to conduct the research necessary to solve the problem and issue? Wha

Factors that Impact the Pre- and Post-Natal Stages

Explain the etiological and environmental factors that may inhibit normal development of children from pre-natal to post-natal stages. What critical decisions are mothers (and fathers) required to institute in order to abate the occurrence of such etiological factors and teratogenicity that may affect normal development?

Attitude and Practice Differences Across Countries

Share at least two significant differences between attitudes and practices regarding early education and care in the United States and in other countries. Include a reflection of which approaches you chose to highlight have the most positive impact on quality of care.

how technology enhances socialization

First, choose an age level (toddler, pre-school, or elementary age). Then, list three positive examples of how technology has enhanced socialization for children in that age group. Give two additional examples of how parents/educators can use technology to further enhance a child's socialization.

The history of higher education

Critically reflect on the impact of topics, trends, and events of historical eras on higher education and the dynamics surrounding the university-builders in the formative decades between 1880 and 1920. Think about what it would have been like to be a college student during this time. Then reflect on the time when you first enro

Stereotypes and Fallacies

I have a discussion question that states considering the fallacies discussed in "An Introduction to Logic". I need to construct three different arguments that display distinct fallacies. Give an explanation of why each makes a mistake in drawing the conclusion it does. Can you give me any thoughts or input?

Applying integrated graphics in e-learning

Locate an online learning activity that you think effectively applies integrated graphics in e-learning and an online learning activity that you think does not effectively apply integrated graphics in e-learning. Then, share the URLs to the websites and briefly explain (following word count) how each of the websites uses graphic

Performance Management Features

Please help with the following problem. Include at least one reference in the solution. Which characteristic from the key performance management features is present in an organization or your choice? What are the implications of the presence of this characteristic on the organization?

Education And Our Economy

What are some of the shortcomings of the American education system? How does it fare in regard to other Western nations? How can it be improved?

Identifies some of the funding challenges faced by higher education.

Could you help me with a project on university finances please? What challenges do current higher education institutions face regarding funding? What are some of the possible solutions to these challenges? How do these institutions derive the majority of their funding to begin with?

ISPI - Ten Standards: Instructional Design

Review the 10 standards as defined by ISPI. How do the 10 standards relate to the design of an instructional plan which you are familiar? The ten standards are based on ISPI's four principles, following a systematic process, and agreeing to a code of ethics. They are summarized as follows: 1. Focus on results and help client

Formative Assessment

What is the purpose of formative assessment within the process of instructional design? How often should it be performed and how can you perform it? How does formative assessment differ for a designer and a classroom teacher?

The multimedia principle

With regards to the multimedia principle, if you were to develop a list of dos and don'ts for instructional designers using the multimedia principle what 2 would you list for dos and for don'ts each would you include and why?

Enhancing Student Learning in Social Studies Through Visual Arts

Define the visual arts and explain how they can be used to enhance student learning in social studies. Give examples for at least 4 of the various visual arts. Discuss some of the many advantages of using drama in the social studies (elementary) classroom.

DPE And Goal Instruction

Discuss diagnosis/prescription/evaluation and analyses of goal instruction, including the implementation and development of goal instruction for students, with a teacher of students with intellectual disability (ID). What role do such procedures play in the daily class?

Justifying E-Learning Programs

As future principals and instructors of adults one will be placed in the position of justifying money and time spent on e-learning programs. It will be our job to educate adults on the worthiness of such programs. Whether you are addressing the school board, superintendent, taxpayers, parents, or faculty, how do you approach j

Classroom Management: Summation

In two or three paragraphs, explain what you think are the two most important aspects of classroom management to enhance student achievement in reading and to nurture a "community of learners" in your classroom. Explain why these are the most important ideas for a classroom. 100 words of ideas.

Meanings of Intelligence and Adaptive Behavior

Discuss the meanings of intelligence and adaptive behavior with a teacher of students with intellectual disability (ID). Include discussion of the following questions: 1. What problems are associated with assessing students with ID? 2. What are the characteristics of the teacher's students with ID that result in eligibilit

DAP Teaching Strategies

Read the article 10 Effective DAP Teaching Strategies, presented by the NAEYC. Choose at least three of these strategies and explain why they will work with a child in Piaget's Preoperational Stage. Give examples of how you can foster each of your chosen strategies in the classroom/home and explain how and why these will i

Ethics and Moral Reasoning

The following is a true story - and it made national headlines several years ago. A Houston Texans football player and his wife got the call from a hospital in Dallas that his wife's mother (the football player's mother in law) was dying and only had a few minutes left to live. They hopped in the car and sped toward the hospital

Literacy In The U.S. Today

So much of the world's information is at our fingertips these days and communication to the entire world can come in the blink of an eye. With all this access to so much information, has the literacy rate in the US increased over the past decades? Some say that it has decreased due to lack of personal interaction.

Gender-specific toys

Do you think that young children should be guided toward gender specific toys? Why or why not? To help exemplify gender schema theory, let's look at an example. Elena is a toddler enrolled in a neighborhood day care center. Elena's mother recently bought Elena a kitchen set and encourages her to play house with her younger si

Influence Of Peers In Childhood Development

The influence of peers during childhood can have a long lasting effect on a person throughout his/her life. Determine at least three different ways in which teachers and/or parents can intervene to help improve a child's social skills and relationship with peers.

Integrating math into other subject areas

I am looking for a few ways to integrate math concepts into various subject areas. I want to use Pi Day (March 14) specifically. Please help me come up with a list of 4-5 ideas for activities that could be done on this day in other classes, not just in math. I am really looking for "tried and true" ideas that someone with tea

The Three Facets of Economics

Part 1: How can Personal Economics, Consumer Economics, and Social Economics be introduced to students at an elementary level? I also need an example of a classroom activity/lesson that could be used to introduce each facet. Part 2: How can the above be related to the other social sciences? I also need some specific examp