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Ecological Footprint

Corporations are composed of individuals. An increasing sensitivity of individual citizens to environmental concerns can change the political and economic climate for the whole of society. Individuals must demonstrate strong commitments to environmental ethics in their personal choices and behaviors. The concept of an ecological

Nature is the Most Important Influence on Human Development

The debate concerning the influence of inherited traits and abilities compared to the influence of environment on human development has been argued for decades of nature (heredity) and of nurture (environmental influences). How can I develop a persuasive, research-based argument showing the extent to which nature affects develop

Family Partnerships Concerning Early Childhood Education

Family Partnerships The family-centered approach to early childhood education highlights the importance of the partnership between the family, the early childhood program, and the community to maximize a child's development and learning. Create a fact sheet you can provide to the families in your program that explains the val

Attachment

The development of attachment is a process that children go through, which families and early care educators can have a positive impact on. Chapter 2 of the text and Nancy Balaban's article, "Easing the Separation Process for Infants, Toddlers, and Families" explains the four types of attachment: Secure attachment Insecur

Wikis, blogs and web-based applications

Design an instructional tool (e.g., blog, wiki, web-application, etc.) that presents information on a topic of your choice, and incorporate at least three of the following elements: - KISS principle (Keep it Simple for Students) - Write clearly and succinctly - Limit information on each page - Use simple graphics that loa

Position Statement

Position Statement In a joint position statement, the Division of Early Childhood and The National Association for the Education of Young Children released this position statement on inclusion and inclusive practice for young children: Early childhood inclusion embodies the values, policies, and practices that support the ri

Qualitative research- sampling techniques

Evaluate various sampling techniques available to a researcher for completing qualitative research (Quota, Purposive, Convenience, Network, Theoretical, and Simple Random). Discuss the practical considerations that a qualitative researcher must consider when selecting a sample (participants) from a population of interest. Also d

Objectivity in Educational Research

(1) Why might objectivity be considered an important goal in both conducting and presenting research? (2) As a scholar-practitioner, do you think objectivity is difficult to achieve? Why or why not? (3) Do you think there is one research method or approach that lends itself to being more " objective"? Why or why not? Us

Due process in education

I need help to write 750 words about the due process in education, how due process is provided to students in context of discipline, search, seizure, and special population. Explain why it is important. Original work only please.

Action research in school culture

Please provide your opinion on the following articles. Higgins, N. A. N. C. Y. (2005). Changing school culture through action research and leadership. Waikato Journal of Education, 11(2), 17-36. Andrews, D., Nonnecke, B., & Preece, J. (2003). Electronic survey methodology: A case study in reaching hard-to-involve Internet

Interactive Instruction

Need help in answering questions. 1. How can a teacher analyze student performance and then adjust instruction based on student performance during instruction? 2. Explain the purpose of a teacher adjustment in instruction. 3. How does a teacher adjustment of instruction relates to the level of student performance? 4. Assess

Student Oral Language Observation Matrix

Use the "Student Oral Language Observation Matrix (SOLOM)," available on the Center for Applied Linguistics website at http://www.cal.org/twi/EvalToolkit/appendix/solom.pdf, to assess the communicative skills of an English language learner. It may be helpful during your observation to first take field notes of what is happeni

Methods of communication with students' parents

People are more likely to ignore an email from a source that they are unsure of, and many of these types of emails are automatically sent to a spam folder where they will never been viewed by a respondent unlike a correspondence sent home from the school via USPS mail which will immediately be opened without question by a parent

Activities for 5th grade students

You are a fifth-grade schoolteacher. One district objective for all fifth-grade students is to be able to correctly identify the nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs used in a paragraph of expository text by the end of the school year. What activities might you prescribe for your students throughout the school year to help them

Computer Assisted Instruction (CAI)

Need help with Computer Assisted Instruction (CAI) questions attached. Question 1: CAI can be applied in a variety of ways to promote student learning and increase productivity. Exploring the variety of tools at the following websites: • Adobe • HyperStudio • Hypermedia Technology Resources • Interactive Educa

Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS)

I need assistance with the following: Review Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (http://www.pbis.org/) and Positive Behavior Support Plan (Essential Elements) (http://www.pbhsolutions.org/pubdocs/upload/documents/Positive%20Behavior%20Support%20Plan%20Essential%20Elements%289%2010%29.pdf) Thomas was a fourth grader a

Media and Methods

Which should come first: the media or the method? Explain. If two media formats were shown to be equally effective for presenting your content, what factors might cause you to choose one over the other? How can different media help meet the needs of various types of learners, including those with special needs? What is the

Cognitivist theories

Read the story "Kermit and the Keyboard" along with the 3 different cognitivist approaches to this story in the attached text. Compare and contrast the 3 different cognitivist theories in this situation. Include what elements are unique to each viewpoint and which are discussed by all In the ones discussed by all, what elemen

Character: Etymology of Virtue

1) Examine the etymology of virtue and how that might inform your beliefs. 2) What are the pros and cons of teaching character in schools?

Describing scientific experiments, method and scientists

Below is a list of important scientific experiments and the scientist who conducted them. Choose one experiment and describe how they used the scientific method to prove or disprove them as instructed in the discussion question. Scientist Discovery/Experiment Robert Koch Germ Theory Edward Jenner Vaccinations Gregor M

Educational Law Paper

Interview a school principal, a teacher, and a paraprofessional to determine their understanding of their school's or district's definition of what constitutes negligence and procedures for responding to negligence. Compare and contrast their responses and determine if there are disparities among the three individual responses.

Educating children with sensory processing disorders

Please assist me with the following: If you were a parent of a child diagnosed with a behavior problem caused by a neurological disorder such as bipolar, ADHD, or sensory processing disorder, would you want your child to be educated in the general classroom with typically-developing or non-disabled peers, or in a smaller, mor

(PBO) Performance Based Objectives

DQ#2 - Based on the instructional goal you just wrote in DQ#1, what would be one possible performance-based objective (PBO)? (Of course there are many PBOs that exist to support one instructional objective, but just come up with one possible PBO here.) Keep in mind that instructional design is based on different models, and

Environmental injustices in a community

Ethical obligations to the environment are usually closely connected to ethical obligations toward people, particularly poor people and minority groups. Environmental justice is about ensuring that no group is made to bear a disproportionate burden of environmental harm. Environmental justice is also about ensuring that govern

Health, Nutrition, and Wellness Presentation

HI there, Hope you are doing well. I am glad the weekend is among us! I have a paper that I would like your help with. It is another one of those power points that you are so super good at! Always your inputs and thoughts are valuable to me. Best regards, Mary ------ As a teacher, you have the opportunity to share t

Developing an Activity that Promotes Language Development

Please provide two references. Part A You are the teacher in an early childhood classroom that includes eight 3- and 4-year-olds. Two of the children demonstrate highly developed language skills and speak in complete sentences. Four of the children use phrases and are still developing basic vocabulary and conversation ski

Fragile X Intellectual Disabilities

You will research one of the following intellectual disabilities according to your last name. Fragile X Choose one of the following grade levels and one of the following academic skills. Then, find a lesson plan for the grade level and academic skill you've chosen. Some lesson plan resources are listed, but feel free to us

Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Resources

I have an assignment that I would like your thoughts on. Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Resources When we think about overall well-being, it is important to consider our children and families. For this discussion, you will explore several social, emotional, and behavioral resources that could be shared with children

Challenging classroom behaviours

Challenging Classroom Behaviors Behavioral health as it pertains to a child's set of behaviors that are in response to early experiences and actions of others. o Emotional development as it pertains to a child's increasing ability to express emotions appropriately. o Social development as it pertains to the growth of a