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Developmental Delays

PART 1 Can you help me get started with ideas for this part. Three-month-old infants are starting to meet some significant milestones in their development. The story below is about two moms who adore their three-month-old babies. Read the prompt below and discuss what activities the moms could do to maximize their babies' dev

Culturally Responsive Classroom PowerPoint

You have been asked by your administrator to develop a PowerPoint presentation (10-15 slides) for the staff that will give concrete examples, suggestions and ideas to create a more inviting family-school climate at your site. Your principal understands your desire to make change at your school site and has shown you additional r

Using Action Research Method to Analyse and Address Bullying

I was hoping you can answer a couple of questions for me. 1) Have you had any experience conducting any type of research? If so, what was the study about? 2) What are examples of some problems that educators might study, using an action research model?

Assessing Response to Intervention (RTI)

Mary Quest, an early childhood teacher of 15 years, has shared two narratives of her experiences with response to intervention (RTI). After reading Chapter 3, Chapter 4, and the two case narratives below, describe what you see as both the strengths and challenges of RTI. How do you see children getting the support and services

Law in the Classroom

The Education of All Handicapped Children Act (EAHCA or EHA), or PL 94-142, "was the first to mandate that schools provide education to students with disabilities" (Powell & Driver, 2013, Section 1.3). Reflect on how key aspects of this law such as FAPE, LRE, IEP, and due process will specifically impact you as a teacher or car

Family-School Problem Solving

Summarize the 6 steps involved in conducting family-school problem solving meetings. Explain why this process is ideal when dealing with culturally diverse families. Include why the listening and communications skills are key to successful problem solving. 6 Steps: Step One: Preparing the Student and Parents Step Two: Ori

The Vaccine Controversy

I have a discussion that I would like your input and thoughts on. According to Groark & Song (2012), "although vaccinations carry some risks and possible side effects, a child is generally at much greater risk for illness, which could be deadly, if the child is not vaccinated" (Section 6.4). The short and long-term side effe

Ms. Jung's Class

Please assist me with the following: Read the case study of Ms. Jung's class, Level C, Case 1 in "Norms & Expectations." http://iris.peabody.vanderbilt.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/ICS-003.pdf Then, complete the assignment found on page 11, at the bottom of Level C, Case 1. To complete this assignment, you will need to revi

Adult Online Learning

Please help with the following: Explain how historical antecedents impact adult online learning. Explain contemporary problems with adult online learning. Include theories/frameworks that are particularly relevant to adult online learning. Include how one could contribute to social change in this field.

Power Point Presentation for Early Childhood Parents Meeting

Can you help me with 15 slides and indepth speakers' notes and them I can complete it. I really need a total of 27 slides to complete the project. Thanks original only please. Parent Meeting PowerPoint Develop a PowerPoint presentation designed for a parent meeting. The goal is to inform parents of how your program aligns c

Putting It All Together: A Case Study

Please assist me with the following: After reading about Charlie in "Putting It All Together: A Case Study," http://nichcy.org/schoolage/placement/disc-details/example briefly explain whether you would want Charlie back in your class. Did the school follow the correct disciplinary procedures? Discuss why or why not. Wou

Technology and Learning Styles

1. Give examples of how technology can be used to facilitate authentic learning. 2. Give examples of how technology can be used to facilitate anchored learning. 3. Give examples of how technology can be used to facilitate active learning. 4. Give examples of how technology can be used to facilitate cooperative learning.

Teaching Approaches Debate

According to the text, when students with disabilities are placed in the general education classroom, there are three widely used teaching approaches that provide a starting point for helping students participate in the general curriculum (Section 2.2). While there are many other approaches, the three most widely used teaching

A Quick Fixes Diet

A Quick Fixes Diet The causes and effects in this paragraph are that the lack of discipline and will power of AMERICANS in regard to healthy eating CAUSE them to believe that they can use the same logic toward their Dieting, which leads to the EFFECT of Quick Fix Diets as a result of their beliefs in regard to lack of discipl

Discussing Dietary Habits

Debbie we have been learning about nutrition this week and I need your help with some thoughts and insights. The following is the lunch menu for 3- to 5-year-old children in your child care center: 6 ounces low-fat milk: 1 milk serving Peanut butter (1½ tablespoons) on ½ slice of whole-grain bread: ½ protein serving and 1

Cyber-Bullying

If a student is engaging in cyber-bullying by threatening a teacher online, should the student be suspended? Why or why not? What authority does a school have regarding a student's behavior at home? Use legal cases to support your views.

Charter School

How are charter schools funded? In what ways do you think charter schools may improve public education? In what ways might they be detrimental to public education? Support your answer with research.

Error Log

E3 Error Log. NOTE: Now you must do an Error Log for this essay. You will correct the major, numbered errors only, and you will do so in the graded essay file, at the end, after my summary comments. The reason I need your corrections in the graded essay file is so I may see, in one place, both each error and your corrected

Case Study: Ms. Bosco's Class

Can you help me with the following please? Case Study: Ms. Bosco's Class Theories about behavior modification include social learning theory, classical conditioning, and operant conditioning. For this task, first, read the articles and watch the videos below on each of these theories: - Bandura - Social Learning Theory: htt

Early Education Safety

You have just been hired as the new director of Tinkerbell's KinderCare. You are familiar with food safety principles, but soon realize that your staff is not. Choose one of the following scenarios and describe how you would address the problem with the staff member as well as what specific steps you would take to prevent the p

Developing a Math Lesson

Task: Can you help me to design a math lesson plan for an elementary grade level, following NYS standards/benchmarks?

Parent Involvement and Educational Outcomes

Visit http://www.learner.org/courses/learningclassroom/session_overviews/culture_home6.html?pop=yes&pid=1863# Then research the community associations that operate in your community or choose one of the following sites to complete your research: http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~cmmr/Native_American.html http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~c

Parent Involvement for the 21st Century

Design your own strategic plan for parent involvement at a K-12 school in which you are working or at a school you attended. Indicate what research supports your plan. Identify specific community resources that can support student learning. Describe the role of parents and the family in supporting student success. Include a se

Brain Research Supports Differentiation

I guess the best way to explain this is that according to the information that you know, how do you think neuroscientific research findings and recent discoveries regarding how the brain learns support differentiation in the classroom, how insights into the learning process affirm the importance of differentiation, and how may t

Problem Solving Math

Explain the benefits of teaching problem solving math. Then choose three examples from the problem solving activities. How would you use them in your classroom? http://books.google.com/books?id=4oetteOJZYEC&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false

Proper Childhood Nutrition

Hi there, I have a paper that I would like your thoughts and input on. Proper health and nutrition is of critical importance to the growth and development of young children, yet many American children suffer from nutrition issues. Choosing either malnutrition or obesity, address the following: - Discuss the short- and long

Tort Education

Question: Define tort liability in the context of the school. Provide one example of tort liability in the school and describe what the school leader might have done to prevent this situation from occurring. Support your answer with research.

Teaching Proper Eating and Exercise Habits

We all agree that we need to get parents involved to educate their children on the effects of poor eating habits and lack of exercise. Here is an interesting article that gives ten ways parents can do just that. Let me know what you think after reading the article and then any thoughts you have on directly involving parents in

Reflecting on the Role of Proper Health

Reflect on the role of proper health, nutrition, and safety in your own growth and development as a child (whether the impact was positive or negative). Were you provided with healthy and nutritious food options? Did you have ample time for play and exercise? Were there precautions in place to ensure your safety? How does y