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Discussing Differentiated Instruction and the Attitudes of a School

It is thought that differentiated instruction is an integral part of defining the school culture. How does differentiated instruction reflect the attitudes and values of a school building? Of a classroom? Describe the impact of culture in implementing change. Also try to cite specific examples from your experiences where sch

Support for positive behavior in class

How can a classroom teacher provide positive behavior support to his/her students if the school has not adopted this philosophy? What are some problems or road blocks with this and what are some potential resources?

Multicultural education and why schools fail

Please help to me to understand the following theories with a brief explanation/ summary of the following theories as to why schools fail: > Deficit theories-genetic or cultural inferiority as the cause of academic failure > Economic and social reproduction-the argument that schools reproduce the economic and social relati

Multicultural Literature In Early Childhood Education

Please assist me in exploring and discussing the interesting topic of Multicultural Literature in Early Childhood Education. I also need help addressing why this topic is of interest and value and how I, as an instructor for early childcare providers/teachers, can use this research topic?

T-chart help

Research the fingerprint process in your state. This may actually be a state statute. The Human Resource Department of your local school district or local Police Department can also help you with this. Identify the following: Ã?Ë? Offenses that would preclude a teacher candidate from receiving fingerprint clearance

Brainstorming about multicultural education

1. How can teachers organize classrooms to recognize the needs of culturally diverse learners? 2. Describe in detail two culturally responsive teaching strategies. 3. What are two purposes of, and two approaches to, multicultural education?

classroom management implementation plan

As a teacher, what is your classroom management implementation plan like, how do you present your classroom rules, routines, and procedures logically introduced and conveyed to students in a consistent manner throughout the school year.

Philosophy Statement

Can someone help me create a philosophical statement detailing beliefs about classroom management, student behavior, and learning. You should include a description of what you believe determines or makes good classroom management. You should have a brief introductory statement; then, list your beliefs in bullet form: â?¢ Th

Ethical Issues with MR

What are the ethical issues involved in sharing information with parents about their children with mental retardation.

Mental Retardation Techniques

What strategies can you provide for parents to reinforce the social and living skills that students are learning at school?

The Four Co-Teaching Approaches

Describe which of the four co-teaching approaches that you would be most comfortable with. How would this approach be useful in your classroom? What would be the benefits? What would be the drawback? Have you had any experiences with these approaches?

Tools for Differentiated Instructional Strategies

Describe at least three instructional tools that you feel would be beneficial in a differentiated classroom. In your posting, describe whether these tools are grounded in research. Using ProQuest, provide a link or reference to support your response. Cite any experiences you have had in using these tools

Case Study in Educational Discipline

In Ms. Brown's seventh-grade English class, she has a problem with Sarah, Jessica, and Samantha. They seem to feel that they should be able to talk at their convenience during class time. Ms. Brown allows time for activities where students can talk since she is very aware of this need among junior high students. Therefore, sh

Ideal Classroom

As a teacher, describe your ideal classroom. How does this "ideal" classroom promote effective classroom management?

Classroom management procedures

Please help with the following problem. As a teacher please explain to me a classroom management procedure or brief activity, that you have created and performed with students in the classroom. Consider the classroom management issues involved. Please prepare a reflective paper on the experience that you had when performing

Five Developmental Stages of Spelling

List/describe the five developmental stages in spelling. How can I use these stages to justify to parents the use of invented spelling in lower level grades?

Conduct an internet search for 3 websites related to classroom management

Conduct an internet search for 3 websites (not articles) related to classroom management. Prepare an annotated bibliography that includes the URL for each website. Please provide 2 detailed paragraphs for each website. The first should summarize the website and the second needs to tell me why it is beneficial to you as a teach

How do you assess your students' knowledge, interests, and background?

How do you assess your students' knowledge, interests, and background? Post an example of an instrument that you have used to assess students' characteristics. Provide a reference or link to the assessment. In your posting, describe how you have used the information in making instructional decisions.

Glasser's Theory

Case 1: Kristina Will Not Work Kristina, a student in Mr. Jake's class, is quite docile. She socializes little with other students and never disrupts class. However, despite Mr. Jake's best efforts, Kristina never does her work. She rarely completes an assignment. She is simply there, putting forth no effort. How would Glas

Describe your own educational philosophy

Please help with the following education problem. Describe your own educational philosophy in terms of its metaphysics, epistemology, axiology, and logic. Provide at least 400 words in the solution.

What are performance assessments?

What are performance assessments and how can they be used in the classroom? In a clinical setting? Online? Indicate why some performance assessments can be used in a classroom or clinical setting, but not in an online environment.

Community Influences on Multicultural Education

You have been assigned to a new school site in a culturally diverse neighborhood. Create a plan of action to make sure families and the community is valued in your classroom or worksite. What will you do?

Leadership and ethics

Q1. Provide your personal definition of ethics. How important of a role should ethics play in decision making within a security organization? Should security organizations be evaluated on the extent to which they make ethical decisions? Explain. Q2. Define leadership. Do men and women differ in their leadership approaches? Ex