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Cosmological Human Person Meanings

I need some help anwering these questions... Cosmological question: What is the human person? Cosmological question: What is the meaning, the aim of our life? Cosmological question: What is moral good, what sin? Cosmological question: What is suffering and what purpose does it serve? Cosmological question: Which is the r

English Language Learners Plan

Please help... Develop a plan to implement a new support program for English Language Learners in your school or work setting. In your plan, define the program objectives and describe the kind of assistance the students will receive.

Narration Used by Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Ellison, and Welty

Explain why Hemingway's "A Clean, Well-Lighted Place" and Fitzgerald's "Babylon Revisited" can in some ways be considered autobiographical. How does each writer look at the concept of redemption? Explain the importance point of view has in Ellison's "A Party Down at the Square" and Welty's 'Why I Live at the P.O." How does

Prejudice and Expectations

Please help Choose one of the following statements. List reasons why you support or disagree with the statement. Include current research and cite a minimum of two appropriate references. *All Americans should be the same. *Schools should require students to learn to speak English before they receive instruction in any

The modern school movement

I have attached a short story about the first modern school movement, Freinet and Daniel. Please assist me in explaining how this is applicable to today's schooling, and how could this be applied in preschool or kindergarten.

School acheievement

Please help rewrite this according to the question How are they relevant to understanding school achievement or achievement within your work setting? What are the critiques? How do Nieto and Bode suggest incorporating these theories? answer Deficit Theory: This theory was popular in the 1960s and stated that

Nuture vs Nature in Developing Good Students

Help reword this statement Heather Kim has conducted research that has found that South Asian students are very successful in U.S. schools. She found that children of parents who had college degrees or higher performed best on tests. I do agree with her findings. The high schools in the district that our daughter attends are

Instructional Technologies for language-delayed students

For my final project I will be writing on "Computers and communication aids in the classroom for children w/language delays. Can you assist me with a list of tools that would fall into this catagory? Also additional information such as the purpose, intended audience and cost to the program would be greatly appreciated.

Instructional Tools and Technology

Please describe the strengths and weakness of the Assistive Technology device "Boardmaker". What are benefits in the instructional setting of a pre-k classroom when used with language delays?

Experiential Essay Submission

Discuss the importance of records management in maintaining a successful and functional office in a business environment. Subtopic 1: Discuss the legal requirements for the retention of business records. Subtopic 2: Discuss the business uses and needs for records retention, retrieval and disposal. Subtopic 3: Discuss how

Need a paper on decision-making in the classroom.

Write a reflection paper (avoiding personal pronouns), describing § how you understand or make sense of the topic § the topic characteristics § applications of the topic concepts, knowledge, and skills · Include how you anticipate the effects of the topic on you as a future teacher I decided to write about decision making in

Role of assessment

What is the role of assessment in identifying instruction design? How could assessments and technology be used in working with young children (3-5 yr olds)with special needs.

Measurable objectives

Please assist in developing 3 measurable performance objectives for instruction of a 5 yr old female with Williams syndrome. Describe why these objectives would be chosen for this particular leaning need. Additional identify teaching strategies that would be helpful in achieving these objectives. Resources to assist in further d

Relationships between advocates decision makers

Please help answer the following problem regarding learning and teaching. Provide at least 300 words. What relationships take place between advocates and decision makers. What standards are they held to in their profession?

multicultural education

Please assist submit a paper of a research plan by answering the following questions: What specific topic of multicultural education or culture are you interested in exploring? Why is this topic of interest? How do you intend to use your research in your profession?

Advocate in a Helping Profession

Please help with the following problem. Being an advocate is essential in any helping profession. Although, it may seem like an easy task there is a lot of responsibility placed on a person advocating on someone else's behalf. What skills have you found are necessary to be a useful advocate? By obtaining these skills what

Application of Research

Please help with the following problem regarding learning and teaching. Provide at least 200 words in the solution. Is it difficult to share and apply educational research in your professional setting? Why or why not? What can you do to improve the use of educational research?

Grouping structures and techniques

According to Swain (1993) providing children with authentic reasons to communicate and interact supports language development and language acquisition. Furthermore, authentic interaction opportunities enable students to move from receptive, semantic processing (listening to understand), to expressive, syntactic processing (forma

Instructional Designs Theories

Please help me articulate this: Critique three instructional course/curriculum design models, (pay attention to behavioral, cognitive, and constructivist theories) and explain which of the three models seems most viable. Outcome: Describe the various instructional design models. Learning Objective: Critique the three

Elementary Education Interview Paper

Select a site for interviewing an elementary teacher in a grade level of your choice. · Interview the teacher and ask him or her to reflect on students' development in each developmental domain: o Physical o Cognitive or intellectual o Emotional o Social · Write a paper on the

Explain the difference between BICS and CALP.

How does linguistic diversity influence classroom performance? Why is it important for teachers to reflect on cultural and linguistic diversity? Explain the difference between BICS and CALP. Why is it necessary for teachers to understand the distinction between these two types of language proficiency? Say you were to