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    Identify and evaluate the current state of student achievement

    Please identify and evaluate the current state of student achievement as a critical issue in educational leadership and management the importance of assessment-based curriculum, or backward design, on student achievement. You must demonstrate your understanding of the critical, fact-based practices most likely to bring about imp

    ELL Strategies for Instruction

    The assignment components: a) Write an essay on instructional strategies for ELL classrooms. b) Research a minimum of five sources beyond the course textbooks. The Krashen resource above is an index of the book where you might consider using a few chapters as a source. c) In your essay, demonstrate your knowledge of meth

    Multicultural Misconceptions

    In regards to misconceptions about multicultural education, which misconception do you think is the most damaging to the education process? Please explain.

    American History Curriculum

    In your opinion, is the American history curriculum in the schools written in a multicultural way that is fair to all ethnic groups? Explain.

    Aligning Standards with ELL proficiency

    a) Arizona Department of Education/Standards and Assessment Division. (2008). Arizona academic standards. http://www.ade.state.az.us/standards/contentstandards.asp b) Illlinois State Board of Education. (n.d.). English language proficiency standards. http://www.isbe.state.il.us/bilingual/htmls/elp_standards.htm Visit the

    Action Research and Evaluation Research

    What are the differences between action research and other forms of research? When would it be appropriate to use action research? Cite specific examples when it would be appropriate to use action research. Provide sources. Find an example of evaluation research from your literature review or an additional search. Summarize t

    qualitative and/or quantitative data

    describe how your research proposal will obtain and incorporate qualitative and/or quantitative data. What are the inherent weaknesses of the two types of research? How do you determine which to use? Cite appropriate references and resources.

    How Different Age Groups Use the Library

    List at least six ways that adult library patrons and senior citizen library patrons compare and six ways that they differ in their information seeking strategies and methods. Use bullet points.

    identify and evaluate the current state of student achievement

    Briefly identify and evaluate the current state of student achievement as a critical issue in educational leadership and managementthe importance of assessment-based curriculum, or backward design, on student achievement. You must demonstrate your understanding of the critical, fact-based practices most likely to bring about imp

    Dissemination of information to the public

    Think of a piece of information that has either been successfully or unsuccessfully diffused in current American society or globally (other than the metric system example). 1. Why was it successful or unsuccessful? 2. From what source(s) does the information originate? 3. What is the value of the information? And how did y

    Senior citizens manage their health with internet resources

    Would either of the following be appropriate research questions? And if so, what types of subproblems would you suggest? If not could you suggest an appropriate research question on a topic of ''SENIOR CITIZENS, HEALTH AND THE INTERNET? Would training senior citizens to access the internet increase their knowledge and recogni

    Social values in school

    Part of a social studies curriculum is teaching social values. Many parents do not think that schools should teach values. What do you think?

    culturally different terms

    When you hear the term culturally different, what group comes to mind first? Describe this group and its looks, language, behaviors, attitudes, and lifestyles.

    Spreadsheet and Charts/Graphs

    Use this spreadsheet template for the Spreadsheet and Charts/Graphs On the Data worksheet, include the following information in the appropriate columns from the students' Technology Biography and Self-Assessments a) Student Last Name b) Student First Name c) Years Teaching d) Proficiency Number (Enter actual number [

    Comparing teacher made versus commercial assessments

    All I need you to do is answers the 2 questions, in your own words. Use the questions to interview one teacher and one administrator to find out their experience and views regarding standardized testing. How will you determine when to use a commercial made opposed to a teacher made assessment? What are the advantage

    Internet safety for students

    Whose responsibility is it to teach students about Internet safety? What strategies would you utilize to instruct your students in Internet safety? Why? Explain.