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Special Education Assessment

Create a matrix ASAP regarding the following: Compare and contrasts the different types of assessments, the characteristics of each, and for what situations each is best suited. It should address the following: 1. How is each type of assessment scored? 2. Discuss the value and limitations of each test in determining kno

Why might educational leaders favor qualitative methods of research?

Make a case for why those in leadership positions might favor qualitative methods. In your discussion, consider the nature of leadership, the social/cultural/human contexts of schools, needs of students and families, the nature of inquiry, and the kinds of questions that leaders/teachers/members of society ask. 708 words, fiv

Guiding standard II AERA

I need to see some examples of ethical standards on research populations, educational instituitons and the public of the American eductional research association.


Please discuss trends in language development and specific language impairments in early chlldhood. What referral processess and interventions strategies are appropriate in these situations?

Staff Development rationales are briefly modeled.

Staff development is a key component to developing effective teachers. However, staff development is often regulated in a secondary role in developing staff skills. What would you like to see in a staff development program? Identify five key components and tell Why you selected those. *In a staff development meeting my eleme

The relationship between ergonomics and a hazard analysis

What is the relationship between ergonomics and a hazard analysis? "Ergonomics has emerged to become a major element in the practice of safety" (Wyman, 2000). As is frequently the practice, hazard analyses are taken into consideration "in the design concept, design and engineering decisions and in process reviews." (Wyman, 2000

Design TWO scoring rubrics, discuss FERPA privacy issues

Can you help me get started on this??? Design TWO scoring rubrics 1. The holistic rubric should include descriptors for the quality of the overall paper. (List what a 4 paper looks like as a whole, a 3 paper, and a 2 paper) This is all assumed that you are grading on a four-level tier. Instead you could describe what an

Curriculum: Explain how instruction cannot be separated from curriculum.

In the explanation discuss these factors: 1. Just how do teachers make curriculum? 2. Describe briefly at least three specific strategies that teachers may use to improve learning and tell why you selected those strategies and how they may impact student learning. 3. A reflective thought: What role does teacher experien

Pros and Cons of a Children's Book for Teaching

Please help with the following problem. Choose one picture book and provide the title, author(s), and illustrator(s). Evaluate the book. Share at least one positive and one negative (if any) attributes of the book. Suggest methods of integrating the book into the curriculum and include how it could be used as a springboard

The Importance of Language Development

Discuss how language development is a crucial part of every aspect of the curriculum and describe three learning activities that would encourage the use of language in the preschool setting.

Strategic Thinking..

Can you anwer the question:How has a program of study at a colllege helped you to become a strategic thinker?

Ethics of Budgeting

If a budget is misapplied or underutilized by an organization, what does that say about the organization's management and leadership? Why? In addition, what role does ethics play in relation to a company's overall budget?

The Leveled Literacy Intervention Program

I need to work on that discusses the Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention program. I need to find some reputable journal articles that discuss the program and its effectiveness in teaching exceptional learners. Any help you can offer is appreciated. Thank you!

Questioning Techniques for ESOL

Describe specific ways to develop questioning strategies among students. What kind of classroom is amenable to assist students with questioning and self questioning? Why is it important to assist students with asking questions while they read, especially esol students.

Fractions, rubric

You are planning to teach your second graders about fractions. What are three ways (including performance assessment) in which you can assess their recognition of fractions? Explain each method you choose. Devise a mini-holistic rubric for assessing a DQ response. Think of the necessary components that should be in any DQ

Text structure

Knowledge of text structure is known to assist students in reading and writing. Yet English learners may come from a culture which uses different text structures than are found in English. Briefly describe text structure elements found in English narratives or stories. Next, choose one element and discuss how you might teach it

Curriculum analogy

Create an analogy for educational curriculum include the key players; teachers, principals, community, students, and government. To what may they be compared? Who pays for the services in your analogy? Try to extend your analogy as far as possible

Modifications and Accommodations

Could you please give me examples of effective methods of modifying assignments and making academic accommodations for students with learning disabilities?

Qualitative VS Quantitative study

This response gives the pros and cons of both types of research as well as which would be the best choice to use in different situations.

Please help

Can someone briefly explain the following where it states....because here user/assessor/learner is limited by user/assessor/learner's own creativity leading to self construction of knowledge and not to the extent of instructor's knowledge....Your thoughts? Can you give me some sort of an example? Thanks Statement Many tim

Supporting physical development

In order to better understand physical development in young children please provide me with a couple examples of activites that support physical development in preschool children. Describing the type of development the activity supports and what premises must the teacher keep in mind when they select the activity for the childre

This is a discussion regarding formative and summative assessments. Specific content includes the following ideas and questions: 1. One example each of a formative and a summative assessment. 2. Which type of assessment do you believe gives the most information to show how well a student is doing? 3. What is reliability? 4 What is validity? 5. What are some ways to increase both reliability and validity of a classroom assessment?

A formative assessment is given in the course of teaching a particular lesson and is designed to provide feedback to the teacher regarding student retention and understanding of concepts and ideas. A teacher should use formative assessments in order to know what information, concepts and ideas need to be re-taught or more clea

Venn diagram

Language Program Venn Diagram. There are three types of programs offered to ELLs: foreign language, bilingual, and ESL. Using a 3-circle Venn Diagram, compare/contrast these programs, and include the following: · Language goal · Consideration of culture · Faculty/staff needs · Material