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Instructional Design

I have somewhat is an usual question. I have created a Course Titled and description: Nursing Recertification (LPN) Course Description: The purpose of this course is to provide 60 hours of instruction for license nurses to be recertified. All performance skills and written test material will be tested in a challenge fo

This job overviews the argument of deterrence and the death penalty.

To better understand the logic that supports arguments, we will discuss a controversial issue in the United States, capital punishment, or the death penalty: The Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution implies that the government has the power to inflict capital punishment (the death penalty) on persons convicted of certain

Changes in school are hypthesized.

Assume you are a teacher who would like to address a technology issue at your school. Many of the students' textbooks provide Web links for engaging enrichment activities. Each classroom has five computers, but there is only one computer connected to the Internet per room, and the computers are all at least five years old. Your

Thinking Styles and Critical Thinking

Compare and contrast the three different types of thinking and comment on how each affects the critical-thinking process. Finally, apply critical thinking to the decision-making process by discussing workplace examples that highlight each of the three different types of thinking you have examined in this paper.

Communication and the various forms of technology are discussed.

Communication is a major topic in our society today. The various forms of communication have increasingly grown. People communicate world-wide via new forms. New forms of technology and communication also bring new issues. Email, instant messaging, and text messaging are three of the newest forms of communication commonly us

Classroom characteristics are noted.

Can you help me with this assignment? Sort each of the 5 most difficult decisions into the five characteristics of classrooms. Explain how each situation fits into each of the classroom characteristics. 1) Classrooms are multidimensional. The large numbers of events and tasks make discipline challenging. 2) Classrooms are

Help with a multicultural summary is given.

This job offers ideas for summarizing the following article regarding teachers and their practice of multiculturalism in their classrooms. Notes are generated to model for the student.

Action research is discussed.

Ideas are generated for this task: Field Experience observations will include any literature, records, passive observations, information sources about the problem and the context for each student's site. use the information below to formalize and systematize an observations. Below are some elements that you should include

Identify a Measuring Instrument and Its Capabilities

Please help getting started with the following assignment: There are numerous instruments that are available to measure or represent certain concepts like with CLIMATE you have (scales) and CONTEXT (force field analysis) and for TEMPERATURE there is the thermometer. Identify ANY INSTRUMENT you have used and write a summary of

Annotated Bibliography on Classroom Management.

I have to do annotated bibliography and I need 4 more articles and responses to the articles on classroom management. An annotated bibliography is a list of citations to books, articles, web pages, and other documents. The reference citation is listed first and is followed by a brief description. The annotation informs the reade

Please provide 3 paragraphs in length of information w/references

Discuss when it is appropriate to discuss salary requirements in your pursuit of other job opportunities. How do you bring this up in conversation, and with whom do you address the issue? Is the view different depending on whether you are staying with the same employer or seeking employment elsewhere? How do you know what the ap

Action Research

Action research requires collaboration in a group project. Share some of your positive and negative experiences of past team projects. What suggestions do you have to make a group projects go more smoothly?

cover letter job descriptions

These areas are emphasized: ? Create a cover letter for a selected job description. ? Discuss the value of cover letters with regard to recruitment efforts. o Are they a necessary step in the process, or can they be eliminated? o Present pros and cons to both sides.

Leadership and Management Comparisons are made.

One definition of leadership states: Leadership is a process by which a person influences others to accomplish an objective and directs the organization in a way that makes it more cohesive and coherent.(Source: Managers also influence their subordinates and try to accom

Career planning is summarized.

The more you know about industry and occupational trends, the better you can determine what skills and qualifications are in demand by employers today. This knowledge provides a foundation for evaluating your own marketable attributes and placing an emphasis on certain qualities. Whether you have been out of the job market for q

An experimental research study is exemplified.

I need an experimental research study example/script that includes the following steps: 1. Problem Statement 2. Identifies and defines important theoretical constructs 3. Identifies and operationally defines independent and dependent variables 4. Formulates research hypothesis 5. Identifies a population 6. Deals with all

Examine organizational behavior for the Charter Bus Business or Transportation

I need help getting started examining organizational behavior for the Charter Bus Business or Transportation, in which I need to explain the following key concepts and terminology: a) Organizational culture and behavior b) Diversity c) Communication d) Business Ethics e) Change Management I need to describe the observa

Control Impact on Management at Continental Airlines

I need help getting started on a 500 word paper on Continental Airline. Identify the control Impact on management in the following areas: a. Setting performance standards ( the level of expected performance for a given goal) b. Performance Measures c. Evaluation (comparing performance with the standa

Lit-folio (Reading) & Introduction are featured.

- What is reading? Types of Reading: Types of Texts - digital, expository, fictional, etc. - Modeled Reading: Read Alouds Read Aloud Web Quick summary: What is the purpose of extending a read aloud using the six language arts? Using your language arts document, choose a grade level and develop a web similar to the following

Touchstone literature texts are named.

This job offers a running list of children's books read to you to document your five touchstone texts. For each text, this job records the title, author, and a very brief summary - just enough to help you remember the book. It also chooses and includes a reader response and then suggests teaching points (for language and across

Writing and Representing (Drama and story telling) are discussed.

Please help with the following problem. This job defines writing and explains why do we teach it. It further defines representing. It explores these questions: How is it similar to writing? How is it different from writing? Drama and storytelling are two language oriented forms of representing.

Classroom management with students with special needs

I have to write 500 words on classroom management and the importance of it especially when dealing with special needs kids. I have attached some of the information I have found thus far. But it all needs to tie in and talk about the components of classroom management. Please help get me started.

Questions about introducing a course to students and parents are answered.

These areas are explored: How do you communicate the curriculum/program/course/subjects to the students and their parents? What will influence your future teaching practices? What information do teachers gather about their students' academic and social strengths and areas for growth, classroom rules and routines, and physi

Reading assessment design

Explain how young children develop understanding in basic reading skills. Next discuss 2 ways in which children come to understand to read. How would your assessment tool provide feedback to the student and teacher? References required

Building rapport on the first day of school

This job explores how over the first week of school, how is the curriculum/program/course/subject introduced to the students and their parents? It then explains the role of rapport building in creating a positive learning environment during the first week. It uses personal examples and data to validate.