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Copyright issues in Higher Education

Intellectual property issues can take on many forms in the online learning environment. There are faculty concerns about what they can use in the classroom, faculty concerns about the protection of their own intellectual property, and student concerns about their intellectual property. Discuss the dimensions of these issues.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Mitigating Loss

1. What is an asset, and what is a loss; and, what are the implications of asset losses? 2. What is the Federal Emergency Management Agency? 3. What is an acceptable level of risk, and how are potential risk reduction opportunities identified? 4. What is mitigation, and what are some impediments to mitigation? What recommend

School Liability

How many times have we taken risks in schools? Risks can subject us to unwanted consequences --- unwanted PR, injury to staff, students, or patrons, and potentially devastating lawsuits. Consider the following actual scenarios. Contribute a scenario with which you are aware (no identifying names, please) that either created a li

Comment on troubling and exciting developments in security management.

Below is one of the most exciting developments in security management. There are many privately owned companies that wondered why CBP has chosen to inspect. After the 9/11 terrorist attacks against the United States, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) have updated their cargo examination processes in order to better protect

Functional Behavior Assessment and Behavior SUpport Plan

Describe the importance and components of a functional behavior assessment and behavior support plan. Describe a situation in which a student would require a Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) and Behavior Support Plan (BSP).

Family roles: past and present overview

What are the historical and current roles of families? Compare and contrast the similarities and differences. AND Define due process. Why is it essential to the special education process?

Vocabulary game idea is briefly presented.

Create a game to teach vocabulary for a selected content area. It can be for any grade. Consider the community in which you live and/or teach. What different cultures exist in that community? Develop an outline of how the Vocabulary Game will highlight the various cultures. Make sure resources and activities are

What is your experience with school funraising? What types of regulations are placed on fundraising activities? What recommendation would you have to minimize the negative consequences of a fund-raising event?

What types of regulations are placed on fundraising activities? To some extent this depends on the individual school or district. Fundraising for specific school teams, clubs and trips typically needs to follow school procedures. In many cases this means that my fundraising effort cannot interfere from another club's effor

Regulation that impacts adult learning and court case

Research a regulation [e.g., Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) or a local state or federal law] impacting adult learning. Locate a court case that relates to your selected regulation. a. Identify the regulation b. Describe the selected court case c. Analyze the relationship between the court case and the

Assessment tools for young children

Could you please assist me in Identify/locating at least three assessment methods that are most appropriate for use with young children or infants, including those considered to be "at-risk" and why they would be appropriate.

Child-Centered Education

Should education be child-centered, focusing on children's interests and needs? Why or why not?

I need help with a personal classroom management plan.

Step 1. Specify How You Will Present and Conduct Yourself State your conclusions concerning what you must do to present and conduct yourself in a professional and ethical manner, in accordance with legal considerations. A few reminders are that you â-  Must exercise due diligence over students â-  Shall not intentional

pre-correction and students with behavior problems

Define the technique of pre-correction. How does it meet the requirement that students with behavior problems have positive behavior intervention plans developed for them? Please help with elaboration and examples.

Personal classroom management plan assistance

This posting creates a personal classroom management plan for 7th grade students: behavior goals for my students, how to describe the classroom conditions, how you will help students conduct themselves appropriately. Indicate how you will intervene when misbehavior occurs and how you will introduce and explain the syste


Please describe what causes individual differences in knowledge and learning in Reading and why it is considered to be this way.

Observing Math Instruction

Observe an elementary mathematics lesson. Write an essay that addresses the following issues and summarizes your observations: (1) What is the importance of having standards in mathematics? How do standards improve mathematics instruction? Compare and contrast traditional mathematics programs versus constructivist-type progr


1. Provided the choice of utilizing qualitative and quantitative data sources for an evaluation, how do you determine which to use? Explain your choice. 2. What considerations must an evaluator keep in mind when developing recommendations and conclusions for a written evaluation report? 3. Assume you are a program

English Language Learners

How have changes in the law affected classroom practice in relation to EL learners? How have federal and state laws, from 1964 to the present, affected trends in ELL instruction? Explain how a classroom activity could be adapted for students at various stages of language acquisition. Address evidence of student comprehens

Response to Instruction and intervention

1. Pls. visit about the RTI, reflect on what you learned, how you will use this information, or compare / contrast this process with what is happening in your school. 2. What are your reactions to the current system of labeling students so they can receive special educatio


1.How may evaluation results be used in making decisions? Give at least three examples. 2.What are several factors that ensure an evaluation is successful?

Important Person in Your Life

Explain the impact of an important person in your life. What role did this person play in shaping your life? If this person is a friend, consider the larger role of friendship and the challenge of being a good friend. If this person is a mentor, consider the importance of mentors in the lives of people your age and what makes a

Fantasy vs. Reality in Young Children

Please elaborate/describe on the mental state of understanding of fantasy in young children. At what age do children have a good understanding of fantasy and why is having this understanding important?

Planning in Very Young Children

Planning is a process needed to problem solve. Please explain how young children use this process to problem solve and provide 1 or 2 specific examples.