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    Guideline for writing a Summary.

    Often we are asked to "summarize" an article, publication, or other type of resource. The following is a brief, yet detailed guideline to writing an appropriate summary.

    three cost-effective solutions

    After reviewing the AT solutions offered by the U.S. Department of Labor, can assistive technology be as simple as a tennis ball? Identify three cost-effective solutions that could be used to solve challenges faced by your special needs learner. Be specific as to the need or challenge and how your solution addresses this need.

    PBSI/PBIS in schools

    With PBIS in the schools, how would one find a student eligible for services for an emotional disability (ED) in your OHIO. Why is PBIS is so important in the schools and how is PBIS is interrelated with ED? How would one predictions about the incidence of ED. Will PBIS reduce the number of students with ED? Share why or why

    Si in the classroom in the state of ohio

    1. What would be Ohio (SI) speech impairments requirements? 2. what speech impairments does SI cause(s) 3. how you can a paraprofessional work with students with SI in the classroom. 1. The student would need to be approved for an evaluation...

    The Reflective Practitioner Donald Schon (1983, as cited in Smith, 2009) stated that acting as a reflective practitioner enables educators to spend time exploring actions and observations on what has occurred. In so doing, reflective practice is developed as a mode of inquiry resulting in praxis. As a professional educator incorporate Schon's concepts (a) reflection, (b) practice, and (c) learning systems in your reflective practitioner.

    Donald Schon Thinking of a teacher in terms of a learning practitioner contributes to the idea and understanding of the theory and practice of teaching and learning. Donald Schon's innovative thinking around notions such as 'the learning society', 'double-loop learning' and 'reflection-in-action' has become part of the languag

    ABCs of RtI: Describe each tier. What has changed in terms of SLD identification since the passage of the Individuals with Disabilities Act of 2004? What do you think prompted the changes?

    Web Research 1. Read the article "ABCs of RtI." It is a guide for parents about Response to Intervention, but does a good job of summarizing RtI. It can be found at http://www.rti4success.org/pdf/ABC_of_RTI.pdf 2. Read the article "SLD Eligibility: A Users' Guide to the New Regulations." It can be found at http://www.rti4suc

    Reflective Practice in Differentiated Instruction - Describe the physical learning setting, resource availability, and the profile of learners or trainees within the setting. Worth investigating?

    Minott (2009) cites Schon's 1987 definition of framing, whereby the reflective practitioners select ''what will be treated as the problem, set the boundaries of their attention to it, impose on it a coherence, which allows them to say what is wrong and in what direction the situation needs to be changed,'' such as struggling st

    Exemplify a valid, reliable assessment

    List an example of a well-documented assessment that is known to be valid and/or reliable in your chosen profession. In your narrative, explain why you chose this assessment to post, how you determined it was a valid and/or reliable assessment and whether you have or will use this assessment in your chosen profession. Please mak


    Scenario: You are a consultant hired to review the instructional staff of Lincoln community college. You have collected data on student surveys regarding the instructors' performance. You have also collected data on the ratio of grades given by each instructor. You have gathered both quantitative and qualitative data. Click here

    Discuss Progressive Education and Social Reform.

    â??Progressive Education and Social Reform. 1. Explain how and why reformers centralized power in both city and school government during the progressive era. What effect, in your view, did this have on American democracy? 2. Analyze and debate the merits of a traditional, classical, academic education for all young

    Education disscussions

    Discussion 1. 1: Booker T. and W.E.B.� Read the poem by Dudley Randall in Chapter 4, which briefly represents the contrasting views of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. DuBois regarding the education of blacks in the antebellum South. Students will respond to W.E.B. Du Bois critique of Washington's theories. 1. To what

    Diary Entry of a Diverse Student

    Consider the demographic of your local school and identify one student from a background that would be most different from your own. Imagine the first day of school from this student's perspective as you are introduced to the class as his or her new teacher. This is a creative writing piece where you are expected to step outside

    Critical Thinking and the Cognitive Learning Domain

    What is Critical Thinking? What is the Cognitive Leaning Domain and how does it relate to Critical Thinking? How can Critical Thinking be promoted and encouraged? This article answers these questions and demonstrates how thinking can progress through the Cognitive Learning Domain, including the critical thinking levels by using

    Discuss the variety of assessment options available, both traditional and non-traditional, and describe a possible testing instrument for each method that could be used in this process.

    Scenario: As an instructor of the Basic skills class at Martin Luther King Community College, you have been asked to provide ideas of a variety of different assessments which could be used to evaluate student writing skills upon entering the school. These tools will be used to decide which students need developmental classes in

    Training Evaluation Plan

    Scenario: An insurance company has hired you to do an evaluation of their training program. They are particularly concerned about the new hire training for new insurance agents. This training teaches the agents about all of the different policies offered by the company for life, auto, home and health insurance. The current situa

    differences in qualitative and quantitative

    Discuss the differences it would make in your hypothesis and research questions, as well as the instrument you would use and the types of analysis that would differ, depending on the type of data collected based on whether you were doing quantitative or qualitative research. Must explain the differences in depth.

    LGBT Cultural Competence

    Create a literature review and research the Aging LGBT community and the implication for nursing practice. LGBT caregivers issues and the implications for nursing practice.