Precision Teaching: Theories, Implementation and Research

09 Apr 2018

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Tiffany Elmore Introduction to Precision Teaching Precision Teaching (PT) has been applied in many settings and has been greatly successful in increasing learning performance in learners with a wide-range of abilities (White, 1986). It is an approach that measures whether an instructional method is successful in achieving learning goals. It focuses on directly observable behavior, monitors the frequency of the behavior performed in time ...

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Developing Creative Thinking in Teachers

05 Apr 2018

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Introduction Communication is a dynamic process in which a transmitter transmits information receiver via a channel , in order to produce some effect on the receptor. Effects of transmitter on the receiver are often persuasive in nature because when we communicate the information will be understood as send us. Any information directed intentionally gets the message. This implies the existence of a recipient or acceptor and ...

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Autism Spectrum Disorders: Causes, Diagnosis and Support

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Autism Spectrum disorders Introduction Autism awareness in today's society has moved from the shadow of shame and unknown to the forefront of research and education as an increasing number of children and people with Autism Spectrum disorders gain attention in every aspect of their everyday lives. This paper will attempt to explore the many faces of autism: identification, possible causes, treatment, societal reaction/interaction, the learning/teaching cooperative, and ...

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School Readiness: Literature Review

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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School Readiness The heart and core of this paper is the increased emphasis on School Readiness. The paper would define the integration, Cognition and Emotion with conceptualization of Children's functioning at School level Entry. The character of work and society in the United States is changing. The technological nature of the information-based economy is placing increased emphasis on the active role of the individual in seeking out ...

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Classroom Discourse Analysis

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Classroom Teacher Children What Characteristic patterns of classroom discourse are apparent in the passage below? Context: This discourse takes place in a first-grade classroom in the USA, where the children are approximately 6 years old. The teacher has been reading from a book on hurricanes and tornados. 1. Manuel: Uh, if tornados go to the Antarctica, what the penguin gonna do? 2. Teacher: Oh, you know what*… ...

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Relations in Small and Medium Enterprises

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Employee Relations in Small and Medium Enterprises A Non-union Approach Introduction The term SME or small and medium business enterprise is often used to describe a business enterprise that has anywhere between 10 to 15 employees for a small business whereas anything under 250 would be a medium enterprise. However, the number of employees is not the only classification that is used, and can be as diverse ...

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Benefits of Video Conferencing

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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VIDEO CONFERENCING WHAT IS VIDEO CONFERENCING? A Video Conference (known as video teleconference) is a set of interactive telecommunication technologies which allow two or more locations to interact via two-way video and audio transmissions simultaneously. It has also been called 'visual collaboration' and is a type of groupware. In other word Video Conferencing is a communications technology that integrates video and voice to connect remote users with ...

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Stigma in Mental Illness: Causes and Impacts

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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This chapter will examine the term stigma and discuss the negative attitudes that the public hold towards mental health and mental illness and suggest why they may have adopted these views and attitudes. It will also address the media's role in portraying these views and sustaining these attitudes towards mental illness. An enormous number of individuals are affected by mental illness worldwide: the World Health Organization (WHO) ...

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Bull Riding injury Risks

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Toughest Sport on Dirt Bull riding is an extreme sport with serious life threatening risks but have little restriction in the safety equipment that is needed to protect these athletes. Hockey, football, and even baseball all have been mandated to wear safety helmet to protect them from injury. For newer extreme sports, like snowboarding and skateboarding, the use of a helmet is rarely debated anymore. "Every time ...

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Additional Support Needs and Inclusion in Education

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Behaviour Children Mainstream Exploring Difference and Diversity As a Teacher of Additional Support Needs in a secondary school in North East Scotland I intend to investigate Difference and Diversity and the move from Special Educational Needs to Additional Support Needs and Inclusion. How it affects my own practice and that of my school. Having been a mainstream secondary school teacher for 14 years before becoming an Additional ...

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The Use of ICT in Primary Science Learning

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Earlier in the history of electronic advancement, children in highly developed countries had learned to appreciate and use simple to complex electronic gadgetries but never understood basic principles behind them. Some knew how to assemble robots but could not understand how the motor or magnets in it work. In other words they learn to walk before they crawl. Concerns have reached the classroom as today’s educational systems ...

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Nouns: Functions, Meaning of and How to Use

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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The Noun Phrase What does a noun phrase mean? Noun phrase is a word that comes from two words, the first one is "noun" and the second one is "phrase". The Meaning of Noun "Noun" is a word that used to call a persons, animals, things, places, and ideas. For example, Persons : Jimmy, Susan, Peter, John, Angelo, Michael, etc. Animal s: bird, elephant, tiger, snake, whale, ...

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Theorieën Motorische Ontwikkeling

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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Inleiding Motoriek is heel ruim gezegd, de beweeglijkheid van het lichaam. Om te weten wat er onder de motorische ontwikkeling wordt verstaan zullen wij ons in dit hoofdstuk gaan verdiepen. In dit hoofdstuk worden verschillende theorieën over de ontwikkeling van het bewegen en de motorische ontwikkeling beschreven. Enig inzicht in de achtergrond van de motorische ontwikkeling kan ons weer een stapje verder helpen bij het beter observeren ...

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Reflection on Becoming a Teacher

23 Mar 2015 15 Jan 2018

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I have always had aspirations to be a Primary teacher. Although I am relatively new to the profession I am ] However despite the challenges that face me I am trying to remain positive and make the best out of this situation Before I started writing I felt the best start way to reflect on my practice was to conduct a ... SWOT Analysis (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities ...

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Tackling Problem Behaviour in Classrooms | Case Study

27 Nov 2017

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Single Subject Design Abstract The following addresses the case study level C, case 2. It concludes on how to tackle problem behavior faced by teachers in class rooms through single subject research designs and offers a few solutions on how to counter act them. Dependent Variable The dependent variables (DV) in this case are two specific behaviors demonstrated by Rachel, which are: Not raising her ...

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Use of Films for ESOL Learners

03 Oct 2016 04 Oct 2017

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CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION This chapter presents background of the study, statement of the problem, purpose of the study, significance of the study, scope and limitation of the research, and definition of key terms. Background of The Study Writing is a complicated skill, writing is a skill that the language teacher must teach to their students. And also it is very important because writing van ...

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Intervention Methodology in Education

03 Oct 2016 04 Oct 2017

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Intervention methodology can be used in various educational streams. It can be used for mathematics, science or language study. One can find problem in learning new languages, mathematics, and science or in any other subjects. One can use Intervention methodology for teaching this stuff to one who cannot learn it easily. Teacher can apply this Intervention Methodology via various styles (Anon., n.d.). It can be applied ...

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Promote Children and Young People's Positive Behaviour

02 Aug 2017 15 Sep 2017

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Student name: Yasmin Albadri   Summarise the policies and procedures of the setting relevant to promoting children and younger people's positive behaviour Evaluate how the policies and procedures of the setting support children and young people to: a. Feel safe, b. Make a positive contribution, c. Develop social and emotional skills, d. Understand expectations and limits ...

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Preparation for Teaching ICT Classes

02 Aug 2017 15 Sep 2017

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Name: Pauline Mulvaney 16212813 Description I applied to tutor MT118 - IT Skills & Software Tools for Managers, to first year business undergraduate students in DCU as I would like to lecture in the future and this fits with my PDP. Additionally, I want to improve my presentation skills and presenting to a large group on a weekly basis in beneficial. Mark Woods, a teaching ...

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College English Multimodal Teaching and Autonomic Learning

08 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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Study on the Relationship between College English Multimodal Teaching and Autonomic Learning Keywords: English, multi-modal teaching, English teaching, autonomous learning, relevance. Abstract. University English multi-modal teaching model is an important trend in college English teaching reform. With the development of multimedia technology, multi-modal teaching PPT presentation can give students a variety of modes of cognitive stimulation in the classroom. By teaching examples experimental classes and ...

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Reflection of Independent Learning in the Classroom

02 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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Reflecting on the approaches around the development of pupils' independent learning and evidence and evaluate application in the classroom. 'Independent learning is when pupils set goals, monitor and evaluate their own academic development, so they can manage their own motivation towards learning' (Mullings 2015). After looking into the research, one of the determining factors when it comes to independent learning, is getting a child to ...

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Professional Relationships with Children and Young People

02 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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Unit 01 - Communication and Professional Relationships with Children and Young People (2.1) - (2.5). This task is all about communicating with children, young people and adults. Please explain what you have learnt/know using the headings provided (2.1), (2.2) Explain the skills needed to communicate with children and young people. (2.1) To communicate effectively with children and young people, you must ...

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Behaviour Management for Motivation

02 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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In this assignment, I will be examining the ways that teachers manage the behaviour of their classes in a manner that encourages motivation. I will look at how difficulties in class are dealt with by observing lessons in low attaining sets. By observing lessons in low attaining sets I hope to see a range of different difficulties being dealt with such as the levels of ...

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Mango Essential Oil in the Food Industry

02 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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Background of study Mango is one of the tropical fruits that grow seasonally. It has unique fragrance and flavor and often labeled as super fruit (Mounica & Subbiah, 2014). It is the most sowed fruit with over 2,000 varieties and natively found in India. Great numbers of varieties are differing with respect to crop, pulp, colour of skin, flavor and aroma of the ...

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Importance of Education Theories

02 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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"There is nothing so practical as a good theory" (Lewin, 1946) Good theory, guides effective action by turning knowledge into wisdom. It is a process of forming new ideas.    The importance of thorising in education is to underpin that what students are doing, along with supported research, discussion, argument and a range of acedemic reading. Furthermore, it is best practice for students to regularly ...

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What Makes a Teacher Effective?

02 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017

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What do you think it means to be an 'effective' teacher? An effective teacher utilises aspects of their background, professional knowledge and personality to boost students' academic growth (Whitton, Barker, Nodworthy, Sinclair, Phil, 2004). The favourable characteristics that follow an effective teacher are their high confidence, optimism and knowledge of the content. Effective teachers are confident in their knowledge, skills and their ability to guide ...

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Impact of Curriculum Definitions and Theories

02 Aug 2017

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This essay will examine several definitions of curriculum, relating one to Education and Childhood studies and the impact it has on learners. In addition, the essay sets out to explore curriculum in relation to delivery and Curriculum is often seen as the main concern in the educational field however, the type of curricula to offer to learners is crucial. The concept of curriculum is sometimes ...

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Poverty and Inequality Essay

23 Mar 2015 14 Jul 2017

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Keywords: income equality and poverty Abstract The extent of poverty and inequality remains a topic of enduring interest in Australia and overseas. Poverty in Australia, however, is generally relative poverty. People are considered to be poor if their living standards fall below an overall community standard, and they are unable to participate fully in ordinary activities of society. Earnings inequality and the extent of child poverty is ...

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Models of Inclusion in Education

23 Mar 2015 12 Jun 2017

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Keywords: theories of inclusion, models of inclusive education, inclusion in education Introduction This paper focuses upon inclusion as an international issue. It is structured in three basic topics. Firstly, there is a description of models of inclusion mainly implemented in the U.S.A. Then, there are presented the barriers for greater inclusiveness with some examples of schools from New Zealand, from the States and Northern Ireland. Finally, there ...

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Child Development Theories - Natural vs Social Process

23 Mar 2015 02 Jun 2017

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Keywords: locke development theory, rousseau child development To what extent has childhood been viewed as a social and cultural process rather than a 'natural process'? - Illustrate your discussion with reference to Book 1, Chapter 1, 'Children and development'. Childhood is such a fundamental and integral part of humanity that on first considerations, we may take it for granted as an entirely natural process. The biological journey ...

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Teaching Creativity in Primary Schools

23 Mar 2015 31 May 2017

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Keywords: art in primary school, children creativity Creativity Arts Primary “The philosophical foundation for teaching integrated arts in the primary school is based on the belief that aesthetic and creative education is the entitlement of every child and that the nature and quality of the provisions determines the distinctiveness of cultural life and academic performance in school.”(Bloomfield,2000,pg1). For this essay I am going to be talking about ...

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Black Codes Laws

23 Mar 2015 25 May 2017

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Keywords: black codes definition, black codes rights Black Codes Black codes were slavery just in a different name, before black codes there was slavery but black codes. Black codes were an attempt from the white's to recreate slavery. Black codes were new because it limited the rights of black people and segregated them from the white. When slavery ended it gave the Freemans just a little bit ...

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Individual Learning Styles and Strategies

23 Mar 2015 24 May 2017

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Keywords: educating individual learning styles, theories of learning styles, learning styles curriculum Learners As Individual What is Learners as individual What is an individual learner and what do they look like? To answer this question, I need the meanings given by many educators. Howe other learners can become the individual learners? 'In sum, I believe that the individual who is to be educated is a social individual ...

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Science field trips | Teaching

23 Mar 2015 19 May 2017

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Introduction For several years, many science concepts have been accepted and included into the curriculum, however more often than not these concepts are incorporated as a division of topics within a specific discipline. For example, specialty science courses like environmental biology, environmental chemistry, environmental physics, and environmental geology. Field trips to local spots of interest can be an educational and enlightening component of a science course. ...

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Issues in development theory

23 Mar 2015 10 May 2017

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Issues In Development Theory ...

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