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The media's attraction to extreme terrorist acts is discussed.

Most people see the explosions, bodies, and training camps on the nightly news, and they think, "wow, that's terrible." or "Why would these terrorists want their training footage out to the public?" The simple answer, recruitment. Think of it this way, the Blue Angels are used by the U.S. Navy as a recruitment tool and a mean

Emphasize effective questioning.

Please help with the following problem. Discuss the importance of implementing effective questioning to assess student progress. What methods and styles would you implement to afford all types of learners the opportunity to meet expectations and achieve goals?

Importance of Action Research

Please help with the following problem. Discuss the importance of Action Research to teachers teaching children with special education needs. Mention some of the weaknesses of (limitations) of action research.

6 facets of understandings

The following is a Standard in Pennsylvania for grade 9 in Family and Consumer Science: "Analyze how public, non-public, and for-profit service providers serve the family." 1. Identify "enduring understandings" that are important to this standard. 2. Identify which facets of understanding will help you determine if your st

School Fundraising Letter Assistance

Take a look at this school's site: at http://www.atsu.edu/student_affairs/kirksville/tcc/index.htm Now include the school's osteopathic Principles and the importance of addressing mind, body, and spirit-then draft a fundraising appeal letter for the school. Outcome: Recognize the major components of a comprehensive devel

Explore closing the achievement gap according to theories and practices.

We believe that all students can learn, but the extent of their learning is determined by their innate ability or aptitude. This aptitude is relatively fixed, and as teachers we have little influence over the extent of student learning. It is our job to create multiple programs or tracks that address the different abilities of

valid assessment/reliable score

Focus on your knowledge concerning the delivery of instructional objectives regarding student assessment and learning outcome. Discuss the importance of implementing both validity and reliability in assessing student growth and achievement! What is a valid assessment? What is a reliable score?

Debate bilingual education briefly.

Bring to mind the arguments presented for and against bilingual education in schools. Which ideas resonate with you the most? Which stance do you find most compelling? Why? If challenged to select and then defend your position on bilingual education, what might you say?

Fundraising Letter Analysis

Please analyze these letters' pros and cons: Appeal Letter 1: Dear Friend: Thank you for supporting Midwestern State University in the past. Your gifts have meant so much to the University. I am writing to you today to tell you that we need your support more today than we ever have. We recently learned that the state

Evaluation of Instruction.

What is the nature of the interaction between curriculum, instruction and assessment? Make the critical connections between curriculum, assessment, and teaching.

EETT grant-writing guidance is included.

Your school district wants to apply for an Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) grant. These grants are funded by the No Child Left Behind Act, but application and awards are managed and distributed by the individual states. The primary goal of EETT is â??to improve student achievement through the use of technology

Lesson observation summary is described.

Observe a social studies lesson for elementary school children. Write a summary of the observation experience. Include the following in your paper: â?¢ Background information, including school name, grade level, teacher, and lesson topic â?¢ Types and uses of resources, including community resources â?¢ Classroom m

Linguistic Diversity and Learning

In the Speech Emergence Stage, students tend to develop a vocabulary of about 3,000 words and can communicate with simple phrases and sentences. They will ask simple questions that may or may not be grammatically correct, such as May I go to bathroom? ELLs will also initiate short conversations with classmates. They will underst

Implementing clear and definitive classroom instruction

What is the importance concerning the relationship of implementing clear definitive instructional delivery to that of student learning outcome to afford students the best opportunity to attain goals and achieve expectations.

NY State Examination Standards

Discuss Differentiated instructional methods to implement in the classroom to showcase student learning targets in elementary school. The discussion reiterates how students can meet and understand criteria regarding NY State examination standards.

Curriculum Theory is related to a real life setting.

Select an educational setting with which you are familiar and have some knowledge of the stakeholders. Select and describe a curriculum theory that might help explain how all stakeholders within that setting make decisions. Decide if the same stakeholders might make better decisions if they were more aware of the curriculum

10 basic needs which apply to all students

What are the top 10 needs of today's diverse students in the 1st grade classroom, the 8th grade classroom, and the 12th grade classroom? Are these needs being addressed? Explain.

Substance Abuse Professional Qualifications and Responsibilities

1. Who is qualified to act as a SAP? 2. Suppose the SAP fails to make the required recommendation for education and or treatment of an employee who has violated a DOT agency drug or alcohol testing rule and simply sends the employee back to the employer for a return-to duty (RTD) test. What is the employer to do?

Assessment elements are identified.

Can you tell me the importance of the 4 major components of assessment: 1)purpose, 2)measurement, 3)evaluation and 4)usage. and How are these components essential to the overall assessment of students regarding achievement and success?