Discuss how the family and community perception of young children and their education has changed over time. Why is it important for early childhood professionals to be aware of these historical events? Describe the contemporary family and its effect on the school setting. In your real-work experience, how do you address diff
Discuss the role of the community in the development and education of young children. Why is it significant for the community to believe that the well-being of society rest on the quality of care, health and education in the early years of life? What has your school done to involve the community toward positive support for ch
Discuss three of the nine major forms of benefits/services in the U.S. social welfare system. For each of the three, give an example of when you believe that benefit or service would be positive and when it would be negative. Benefit/Service: 1)Material goods/commodities 2)Cash 3)Expert services 4)Positive discrimination
What is meant by the expression, "A grant proposal must demonstrate a 'fit' with the institution's mission"?
Hi, I need a good 200-300 word opening. Thanks for your help. What is meant by the expression, "A grant proposal must demonstrate a 'fit' with the institution's mission"?
Hi, Here's hoping someone can help with this.....thanks for your effort. I need approximately 200-300 words to get my paper rolling. What are some examples of "ineligible activities" that could cause a grant proposal to be rejected?
Conduct a literature search for various funding sources related to your Project. Write a summary of your findings.
According to the nature vs. nurture debate, how might each affect the overall classroom performance of a student. Be as specific with your examples as possible.
Kim Allred is relatively new as a supervisor, having been promoted only two months ago. Before her promotion, she had worked for the company for seven years as a sales specialist in office equipment. There is no doubt that she is a whiz at selling office equipment. Because of her accepted expertise in the field, it was natural
Select one age group (infants/toddlers, preschoolers, or school-aged children) and develop an Action Plan for Incorporating Play in the Classroom. Provide a description of how the overall plan supports the developmental needs of the age group. Ensure that selected materials and resources are free of cultural and gender bias an
I need some example of evaluating a theme of the plays Oedipus Rex and A Raising in the Sun.
When is it appropriate to learn individually and when is it appropriate to learn as a member of a team?
I need helps getting started. When is it appropriate to learn individually and when is it appropriate to learn as a member of a team? Write a 400-600-word paper on this topic.
"The greatest challenge facing mankind is the challenge of distinguishing reality from fantasy, truth from propaganda." ----- Michael Crichton How has your university education better prepared you to discern between "reality" and "fantasy." between "truth" and "propaganda?"
Choose one type of play material or play center and discuss how it could be used in a purposeful situation
Choose one type of play material or play center (e.g., blocks, housekeeping, art center) and discuss how it could be used in a purposeful situation and how it could be used in a serendipitous situation (a "teachable moment"). How is the set-up different for each situation?
The outdoor play space that exists for your day camp was created in the early 1960's and has not been remodeled.
The outdoor play space that exists for your day camp was created in the early 1960's and has not been remodeled. The landscaping has been allowed to deteriorate and needs to be refurbished. You have $20,000 available to provide new equipment and landscaping. How will you create a magical and safe play environment? Discuss your c
You are in charge of developing a summer day camp program for preschool through 5th- grade students. What indoor and outdoor materials would you include to develop a well-rounded program?
Dramatic Play in the Classroom - Three sets of props/materials to be used for the dramatic play which integrates as many curricular disciplines as possible. Explanation as to how the play and the props can help in the interdisciplinary approach to learning and teaching.
Play in the Classroom You are preparing a dramatic play area in your 1st and 2nd grade multi-age classroom. How would you include props and materials to integrate as many curricular disciplines as possible? Choose 3 materials you've chosen and describe its potential use and application to your exit outcomes.
Types of play experiences and sample play activities in enhancing language acquisition for infants, toddlers, preschool and school-aged pupils.
What types of play experiences would you offer in your classroom to enhance language acquisition? Consider infant/toddler, preschool and school aged classrooms.
I have to write a paper on grade retention and I need a thesis statement to start my paper off. Below is what I have to do. Also if you have any information on where I could find current articles about grade retention that would be great. State the focus of the paper in a short thesis paragraph that presents the major topic p
This posting obtains research and related materials (articles, video-tapes, artifacts, etc.) on brain-based learning and its relationship to play.
Please help me with the following: You are accompanying a primary-grade student to Disneyland. During the visit, the child will be given opportunities to control danger, feel exhilaration, be terrified or anxious, and experience a sense of accomplishment. How and why does this affect the brain? *Yet another paper topic.
Please answer the following questions in essay form. Each question should be answered in 200-300 words. Why teach in a low income school district? what can be offered to the children in those schools? Describe skills and abilities that will help one's ability to succeed in this setting? give examples Describe profession
This posting describes a situation in which you, as a member of a group, someone you know, or a situation you witnessed, strongly disagreed with the actions of the group based on ethical grounds. Did you feel free to voice your opinion, or did you feel pressure to conform to the group? Explain whether or not you expressed your t
I need help with an outline for a 4 hour instructional design plan based on the attached outline. The parts I need help with are 1. At least two of the activities in the plan must reflect cognitive strategies from this list: framing, chunking, concept mapping, advance organizers, metaphor, rehearsal, imagery, and mnemonics.
This posting examines this case: "A parent enters your classroom and says, "I'm sorry, Mrs. Jones, but it looks like all the kids do is play. When will they actually do some work?" What is your response? Explain your reasoning."
These areas are considered: The principles that one believes are essential to effective teaching and learning that will guide in working as a teacher. In this statement, consider the following questions: What do you believe about children and how children learn? What do you believe about teachers and their role in children's
Analyze the following ethical dilemma from the perspective of rationality and respect (Dilemma Tucker & Marcuson, 1998). A local nonprofit organization that networks with other service agencies in the area was designed to fill gaps in needed services for families. This agency has been in existence for several years and has gaine
Please answer the following questions -- in your own words each answer should be about around 100 words. 1. What are some examples of typical, quick decision teachers make on a daily basis? 2. What are 5 most difficult school-related decisions you have made? Why were they difficult? 3. What was the impact of those d
Imagine that you are on a spelunking expedition. You have entered a cave and traveled deeper into the caverns for several hours. The group has entered a small room with only one entrance, the one used to enter the cavern. The entire group except for the leader has entered. As the leader crawls through the entrance, a cave-in
Why is it important to use a variety of assessments? We as teachers have a job to teach them the English language in the classroom since that is what we use in the United States to teach all of our students. We have them from when the bell rings till the end of the day then they go home. Supposing that they then enter th