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Develop a case for using narrative literature in a science class. How would you defend its use? Provide arguments for your case and prepare to defend them. How do you compare the possible uses of narrative literature and expository text as they apply to a middle school language arts classroom? Define metacognition and describ

How can you avoid bias when selecting samples for human services research?

Can you help me get started with this assignment? 1. (a) How can you avoid bias when selecting samples for human services research? (b) Imagine that you are going to design a survey that will be administered to consumers/clients in your field (e.g., nursing home residents, youth mentors, single mothers). -- How wo

Physical development in Infancy

I feel I have a good understanding of the characteristics and diversity of physical development in infancy, but can you please help me to understand the implications of those behaviors for the early childhood educator?

Organizational Security Policies

Q1. If an organization has various departments, such as HR, security, various department heads, and legal, what conflict may occur in relation to any investigation and the investigation's budget? Why? Q2. What impact does training of contracted security on an organization's culture, policies, and procedures have on an initial

Reliability and Validity of Human Services Manageme research

1. Define and describe 2 types of reliability. Provide an example of reliability as it applies to human services research or to human services management research. o2. Define and describe 2 types of validity. Provide an example of validity as it applies to human services research or to human services management research.

Specific training for security officers

Below are specific training for security officers in Virginia: -Legal issues -Crisis management -Emergency medical service in first aid and CPR -Detaining criminals -Alarm system operation -Report writing -Fire arms training, marksmanship and target training Answer this question. Thanks Q. Are there any additiona


Reliability ad validity. In this solution the differences of the two terms are identified. The solution goes on to call out the advantages and disadvantages of survey results by providing an example of survey research in the news. 1. What is the difference between reliability and validity? Imagine that you are going to

Personal beliefs and experiences regarding assessments

a. In regards to assessment, describe one positive personal experience. b. In regards to assessment, describe one negative personal experience. c. Based on your educational experiences, what is the purpose of assessment? d. Based on your educational experiences, what is the value of assessment? e. What is you

Phonics or Whole Language

An essay over the controversy of what is more beneficial when teaching reading, the phonics approach, or the Whole Language approach.

A Discussion of the English-Only Laws

Compare and contrast both sides of the English-only issue and explain your position on the debate. (1) Use the Internet to research at least three to five states' voter-driven initiatives/laws relating to English language learner issues. (2) Compare and contrast each of those laws. (3) Explain the benefits as well as the c

Piagetan tasks or problems for 9 year old

I am doing a child study on a 9 year old boy and I am looking for some tasks, or questions, or logic problems, or games to assess him in the style of Piaget. Do you have any ideas? thanks

Short Feedback

1. Explain two basic principles for humane treatment of human subjects in research. Provide an example of a study in which ethical principles were not followed. How might study design have been improved in that case? 2. What are the advantages of using a mixed method approach to research? What are the challenges? Provide an

Discipline and Behavior Management

Compare and contrast behavior and misbehavior. Also, compare and contrast discipline and behavior management. How are these terms all related to one another?

Model paper help

I have already observed a teacher I just need a model to follow for my paper. Thanks! Observe classroom management in an elementary school classroom. During your observation, look for the following: o Teacher's management style o How the teacher interacts with students o Classroom arrangement o Examples of mutual res

How to convey one's classroom management plan

Identify and explain three effective ways to communicate your classroom management plan to parents or guardians and the administration. Describe a scenario in the classroom you observed when nonverbal communication was used with a student. How did this affect the student's behavior?

Managing change

Please provide some topic ideas that I could select from to research and write about related to the subject of "identifying change related to the implementation of differentiated instruction". My focus is on early childhood education so topics in that area would be appreciated.

Implementing Change in Pre-School Setting

As a curriculum specialist what are some steps or how would I go about implementing a change in a preschool setting to move towards a project approach. What are some crucial skills I would need to lead a successful change?

Instructional Strategies

How would instructional strategies be different in a face-to-face modality versus an online instructional modality? Assume you have the same goal and objectives.

Learning Disabilities

There are some discrepancies in the definitions of learning disabilities. List at least two of these discrepancies and discuss possible reasons for them.

Should summative and formative evaluations be integrated into one system?

I have defined and summarized the differences between summativea and formative evaluations of teachers. I am having trouble locating additional information to the other questions that address the specific problem. I need a solution to these questions: Should summative and formative evaluations of teachers be intergrated in the

Emotional Intelligence (EI)

I am taking a claim or argument that Emotional Intelligence is an important factor in success in education and career paths. I have read so much from Goleman, the Center for Creative Learning on their take on Leadership and EI-------The Time Magazine "EQ Factor"---------Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligences and Education----a

Language process

Describe four language processes that are interrelated during language development. Explain how each language process (i.e., listening, speaking, reading and writing) supports overall language development. How does oral language development support reading and writing development? How does written language development support or


Whose responsibility is it to teach ethics and morals to our children.. Is it the schools responsibility or the homes? Please be specific and provide examples.

Classroom Discipline: A Case Analysis

Pretend that you are the administrator: ASSESS THE TEACHER:: Mr. Cole, a 20-year-veteran teacher who has been rated outstanding for all his years in teaching, has recently been the focus of some minor controversy. Students have been using profanity to him constantly, he reprimands them, warns them, and eventually writes them u

Teacher opinion on gradebook

Look at the attached Gradebook report for a student (from a colleague). Do you, as a teacher think this is a valid tool to assess the student overall? What do you like about it? Dislike? What grade would you assign the student based on this? As a STUDENT, would you feel confident with validity and reliability of this grade r

Areas of a Progress Report

Come up with 5 areas which you feel should be used on progress reports (or even report cards). Develop comments and support you claims as to why these are important factors. Each comment must have a negative and positive application (i.e., must improve attendance and demonstrates exemplary attendance).

Veteran Teacher Interview Questions

1. How has your teaching style changed from being a first year teacher, three year teacher, five year teacher, etc.? 2. What was element of teaching did you find the most difficult to master in your first 3 to 20 years of teaching (curriculum, instruction, classroom management, etc.)? 3. How would you react if a parent came