1. Where do you stand on the issue of paid family leave in the United States. 2. What are other policies/practices should be implemented among employers, businesses and other entities to help protect and promote the relationship between infant and parent in the U.S.? 3. What do you see as the strengths of a child cent
Discuss the social demands facing children of middle childhood and adolescence, including how peer relations change and strengthen in adolescence.
1. What does the text mean when it talks about "synaptic pruning"? Provide an example of "synaptic pruning". 2. What do you know of how play changes according to the age/developmental stage of children? 3. Discuss some environmental factors such as environmental pollution, lack of stimulation, and malnutrition and des
1. Explain the various ways that heredity and environment may combine to influence complex traits 2. How does stimulation affect early brain development? Cite evidence at the level of a) neurons b) cerebral cortex
Details: One advantage of online learning is that it can be designed as a series of independent learning objects that learners can select in any order. Suppose that you are developing online self-instructional lessons that learners will take entirely on their own without a human facilitator. How might the organization plan be di
You will continue creating instructional design documentation. You have already identified a setting, a learning need/opportunity, and the learners within that setting. For this unit, you will continue to build upon your instructional design document by creating part of the design phase associated with the ADDIE model. The Guide
What are challenges and opportunities related to diversity, multiculturalism, and adult learning? Develop a list of 7 - 10 challenges and opportunities and create a t-chart for the challenges and opportunities. The response should be supported by one or more peer reviewed references with citations. The response excludin
In this assignment, you will begin your own instructional design project. Choose a topic. Consider a problem, issue, or opportunity with which you are familiar. The topic can be from early childhood development, K-12, corporate, or military settings. If you have taken this course previously, choose a new topic. Imagine that y
What is the Value of Action Research?
What do you think about students being required to purchase special instruments for math class? For example, would you require your students to purchase protractors and compasses? Other alternatives would be for the school to own them, if possible, just for use in the classroom. Or for you, the teacher to demonstrate them in
Imagine you attend school online - what do you think your fondest memory would be and your fondest learning experience? Remember: no actual classroom, there are teams, discussions, readings and papers...
What are potential implications of having participants from multiple generations in an adult learning class? What are the potential implications of having participants with varied learning styles in an adult learning class?
Imagine one is presenting facts of results on analysis improving negative behavior in fourth grade. Imagine outcomes were not met, what may be the causes and implications?
Locate and read journal articles that focus on some aspect of integrating mathematics and science curricula
The major focus of the research paper is to locate and read journal articles that focus on some aspect of integrating mathematics and science curricula. Incorporate the following into the paper: a. Bibliographical information b. Reflection and reaction to each article Summarizes the theories and link to pra
If the action research project is improving negative behavior in the fourth grade classroom, present problem documentation presented qualitatively, quantitatively or both ways.
Please help answer the following questions. How can a clinician determine when a family is beyond help by family therapy? What resources could be offered to the family as a whole and to the individual members if this determination is made? Who would be involved in the determination that the family is "beyond help?"
Describe what is meant by a genogram. Please cite the source of your material. How can the genogram assist in assessment of needs within a family system? Think in terms of your personal genogram and discuss (in general) 2 intergenerational patterns that you could identify within your family.
Without revealing proprietary information, what role does mandated or compliance training have in your company or district? What is the impact of these programs on your training department's resources?
Imagine you were writing action research paper on improving negative behavior in the classroom of fourth grade students at school. Report findings and progress in a summary.
Select a demographic trend or an issue related to diversity. Research your topic and write a paper, describing the trend or issue and analyzing its impact on adult education or corporate training programs. Include 3 references.
Identifying a problem, designing a potential solution strategy that may result in positive change, and collecting and analyzing data to determine if the potential solution strategy is a worthwhile solution, you will take an active leadership role in the improvement of a situation in your work setting.
How do research proposals serve a number of purposes? (This research proposal is in education.)
Select a curriculum to evaluate. The curriculum can be from your own classroom, organization, or course of study (including this course). There are also curricula available on the Internet that you may select. Select a curriculum to evaluate Select an evaluation model (Note the rationale for your choice). Decide which com
Describe several approaches to improve negative behavior in the classroom for fourth grade students.
First, select a curriculum area such as science, math, or English, or select a business area such as real estate, sales, and so on. Search the Internet and/or the AIU Library in one of these areas: Content Learning Activities Learning Outcomes Based on your research, create an annotated bibliography of four websites th
What are some reasons why it is important to conduct a review of the literature as part of a research project?
Do you think that a therapist should be an active participant in the treatment of his or her clients? Why or why not? Please provide sources to support your choice.
What is the difference between postive and negative reinforcement? In your opinion is either effective? Why or why not?? Please provide two examples and references that support you choice.
Choose an instructional strategy related to science and math delivery (e.g., cooperative learning, multiple intelligences, differentiated instruction, small group exploration, experiments, and technology). Write paper with a minimum of two sources. Provide a justification for your chosen strategy. Why do you believe this strateg
Discuss sample grants and guidelines that would provide for a model of my action research project which is improving negative behavior in my fourth grade class at xyz elementary school.