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Cultural Awareness, Understanding, and Acceptance of the MexicanAmericans and the American-Jews
Cultural Awareness, Understanding, and Acceptance of the MexicanAmericans and the American-Jews
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...American and Jewish American cultures. Firstly, I found that, religiously, the Mexican Americans are Catholics, while the Jewish Americans faith is Judaism. Moreover, unlike the Mexican Americans, the Jewish Americans spiritual leader is not needed to intercede on the person’s behalf with God, does not grant atonement, and do not hear confession. Another difference is that, in the strict Mexican American home, women are mostly responsible for doing home chore, but in the Jewish American homes, married couples share the home responsibilities. The information about the different cultures is useful in classrooms because if students comprehend assorted cultural practices, they learn... ? Cultural Awareness,...
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Students Health Behaviour - Dissertation
Students Health Behaviour - Dissertation
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...American population to ascertain the average sleeping time shows that most adults have an average rest time of about 7 hours a day (Antoniou & Cooper, 2011). Only 40 % on average sleep for more than seven hours per night (Broome & Llewelyn, 1995). Lack of enough sleep has been known to cause a negative impact on scholar’s intellectual performance (Conner & Norman, 2007). Cleland and Cotton (2011) scrutinized health linked variables as well as academic performance on over 250 university students. Scholars filled questionnaires that measured physical activity, food eating habits... An Exploration Health Behaviours Okeyo Acknowledgements I would like to thank everyone who supported me in this I sincerely...
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The Influence of Gender and Age on the Second Language Acquisition of University Students in South Korea
The Influence of Gender and Age on the Second Language Acquisition of University Students in South Korea
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...American students in terms of gender. The results of the study showed that female respondents have stronger preference for kinesthetic learning than male respondents. A similar study was conducted by Sizemore and Schultz (2005), focusing on Hispanic nursing students. The study used a different model, specifically Barsch Learning Inventory, and the results of the study showed that there are significant differences between male and female Hispanic nursing students on their learning style preference. Slater, Lujan, and DiCarlo (2007) studied first-year medical students to determine if there is a difference on learning style... The Influence of Gender and Age on Second Language English Learners in...
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Marijuana and students
Marijuana and students
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...American Journal of Drug & Alcohol Abuse 37.2 (2011): 111-116. Academic Search Complete. Web. 28 June 2012. Skinner, R., Conlon, L., Gibbons, D., and C. McDonald. “Cannabis Use and Non-Clinical Dimensions of Psychosis in University Students Presenting to Primary Care.” Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica 123.1 (2011): 1-27. Academic Search Complete. Web. 28 June 2012.... 6 July Peer comments Antonio I think the paper is on the right track, because it wants to focus on the specific effects ofmarijuana legalization on students. This limits the research topic to a particular group. However, the draft “Marijuana Should Not Be Legalized” lacks a thesis at the end of the introduction...
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Rhetorical analysis of Lies my teacher told me: Everything Your American History textbook Got Wrong by James Loewen
Rhetorical analysis of Lies my teacher told me: Everything Your American History textbook Got Wrong by James Loewen
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...American History Textbook Got Wrong by James Loewen. The material under analysis is Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong. It was written by James Loewen in the year 2005 and talks about most American students’ lack of knowledge about U.S. history and their lack of curiosity. However, he does not blame the students; rather he examines the way textbooks that are recommended to the students by their teacher’s present half-truths and sometimes ideas that are totally not true. One of the big questions in the material is the idea of whether America was first settled... Rhetoric Analysis Rhetoric is the study of potential misunderstanding. Therefore, when one conducts a...
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Job Opportunities for International Students
Job Opportunities for International Students
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...students spend thousands of dollars on studies to get a ‘great’ job, if this reward aspect of study is absent, it will put considerable doubt in the mind of a student who is deciding about applying in an American university. The figures and numbers are startling enough to open the eyes, even if this whole education aspect is viewed from a business perspective. In the year 2010/2011, the US was the host to 723,277 international students (Chow, 2012), a huge number that simply cannot be ignored. Organizations like American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers (AACRAO) offer great consulting services to the students regarding... ?Job Opportunities for International...
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Visual Learning and Students Response
Visual Learning and Students' Response
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...Student have different preferences when it comes to learning styles as some respond well to auditory style, others to visual style while others respond well to kinesthetic style. Visual learning style has been found to respond well with most students as most students tend to remember easily what they see than what they hear hence improved performance. Thus is necessary to determine the how the usual of visual learning and the learning tools help in improving their performance. Works Cited Bartoletti, R. (2008). How Good Visual Design Helps Learning. American Psychological Association (APA) Publication Manual. Salkind, N....
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How Students Use Social Media
How Students Use Social Media
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...American Life Project, [Online] Available at http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2010/Social-Media-and-Young-Adults.aspx [accessed: 3 January 2013]. Mintel 2012, Social Media and Networking - UK - May 2012, [Online] Available at http://academic.mintel.com/display/590164/, viewed 2 January 2012. Pempek, TA, Yermolayeva, YA, and Calvert, SL 2009, College students' social... ? How Use Social Media School Word Count: 1654 Contents: Page No. Introduction 3 Current trends in social media amongst the student population 3 Types of socially acceptable media 3 Changes in the last five years 5 Factors that influence a student’s decision to select a particular way of consuming Media 6 Conclusion 7 References 8 How...
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Tax deductions for college students
Tax deductions for college students
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...students for all their college expenses so that it is easy for them to afford college. 4. Body i. In this day and time, when jobs are constantly being outsourced, it becomes very hard for a young person, fresh out of school, to actually make a mark on the job market. a. In today’s world, “the only way that most Americans can fulfill their aspirations for middle-class status is through acquiring a higher-education credential and the skills that go with it” (Yankelovich). ii. It is only through going to college that a young person can hope to be seen as a sound commodity of sorts... Gil Broochian COM 1010 – XZ13C May 14, Tax Deductions Should be Made for Single College Preparation outline Purpose of the...
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Instructional leadership and Curriculum
Instructional leadership and Curriculum
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...students. The race of student also affects the curriculum and schooling. There is an observation that the African-American and the Latin America students performs poorly than the Native American students. The white students technically shows higher comprehension of science subject, have a higher comprehension ability and are basically brighter than both African and Latin America students The social class is also major factor in schooling and curriculum. For instance, different teachers, specifically music teachers holds themselves in a higher social class than... Instructional Leadership and Curriculum Introduction Curriculum and schooling experiences diverse influence from several factors. The...
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How students use social media
How students use social media
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...students make use of social media to receive education, do assignments, projects, and research work because of the ease of portability of the devices of social media and the consistence of social media with the contemporary lifestyle of the young generation. This paper discusses the use of social media by the student population. A lot of research about the current trends in social media amongst the student population has been carried out within the last decade. According to the research... How use social media There has occurred a revolutionary change in the way education is imparted and received since the advent of computers in general and the Internet in particular. These days, a vast majority of...
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American Perception on Arranged Marriages and Dating
American Perception on Arranged Marriages and Dating
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...American counterparts about this culture of dating. A social study conducted among students from university in USA and one from a Chinese university in Shanghai showed that American students dated early, date more frequently and are liberal towards sexual relationship. While their Chinese counterparts began dating late, are less permissive and less likely to develop sexual relationships (Kuriansky 38). My friend, Priyanka, an Indian migrated to United States fifteen... CTC248901 How Americans perceive others Cultural Traditions and Customs Introduction: The concept of the "arranged marriage" has always fascinated the American public. They wondered how could such a tradition thrive there in a free...
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Impact of Class Size on Students Achievement
Impact of Class Size on Students' Achievement
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...American public schools: the political economy of public education in the twentieth century. Greenwood Publishing Group. Grissmer, D. W. (2000). Improving student achievement: what state NAEP test scores tell us. Rand Corporation. Healy, T., Cote, S., Helliwell, J. F., Field, S., Centre for Educational Research and Innovation, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. (2001). The well-being of nations: the role of human... ?Running Head: Impact Size on Achievement Impact Size on Achievement [Institute’s Table of Contents Table of Contents 2 Introduction 3 Literature Review 5 Implications 8 Applications 11 Conclusion 12 References 15 Introduction Since time immemorial, education has always...
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American slang
American slang
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...students, teenagers, criminals, males, those that attend public school among a list of other social groupings. In some circles, slang has been used to establish derogatory names that belittle women in society in which men view them as sexual objects (Tucker 1997). However, it would not be appropriate to say American slang is the only form of informal... American slang Introduction At the present time, a lot of American use ‘slang’, which is an informal style of speech. Slang can be a single word, a group of words, or a sentence. Slang words became more popular with the use of the Internet. Although, how did the slang occur in English in the first place, and what effected the evolution of colloquialism?...
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Follow the instruction to write an essay the events in little Rock, Arkansas in 1957
Follow the instruction to write an essay the events in little Rock, Arkansas in 1957
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...students. Police escorts helped the students to successfully enter the school through a side entry on 23 September 1957 (Bates, 1962). Due to high escalating levels of fear and mob violence, the students were rushed home soon afterward. Police were in control of the unruly mob when nine African-American students were escorted by police through a side entrance. President Eisenhower issued an Executive Order 10730, dispatched units of the U.S. Army’s Airborne Division to Little Rock and decentralizing the Arkansas National Guard who escorted the nine students out of Little Rock High School. President Eisenhower as the chief law... Event of Little Rock, Arkansas (1957) Event of Little Rock, Arkansas...
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Week 1:
Week 1:
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...American, 4.2 Asian and the remaining 4.5% were native pacific islanders, American Indian and mixed races. Of concern were the statistics presented for white, Black American and Asians. The National Centre for Education Statistics (NCES) produces an annual report that conveys The Condition of Education in America as a whole. Previously referred to as the 40 indicators, years have seen the number of indicators used to compile this report increase. For instance, in 2005 42% of students attending public school were from culturally and linguistically diverse... Diversity in the Education Sector; a Comparative Analysis By the year 51.7 of the total number enrolled in high school was white, 15.3% Black...
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Immigrant: Undocumented Students
Immigrant: Undocumented Students
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...students resulting in growing population of less skilled residents in the country. Ironically, as the child and his/her family stay in the US anyway, this approach is not only a loss for the child but to the US as well. Evidence Fiscal Policy Institutes’ studies show that immigrants contribute significantly to US economy and, regardless of their immigration status, are “carrying more than their weight and not a burden on the US economy by any means” (Persaud 11). Contrary to popular... First Last Dr. TeacherFirst TeacherLast June 27 Summary: Immigrant:Undocumented ProblemUndocumented minor children, those under the age of 16 when brought into the US, face laws denying them equal opportunity in higher...
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Biography Project for Black History Month
Biography Project for Black History Month
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...students while the African American students were left... 22 February, Biography: Rosa Parks I. Introduction: Rosa Parks was a pioneer of thecivil rights movement. II. Personal Information: Rosa Parks was born on 4 February 1913 in Tuskegee (IMDb). Rosa Park’s parents were James McCauley and Leona McCauley. Sylvester McCauley was her younger brother. Since the very early years of life, Rosa Parks felt racial discrimination. Her grandparents from mother’s side, Sylvester and Rose Edwards had remained slaves, and were strong supporters of abolishment of racial discrimination from the society. In the city Pine Level in Alabama where they lived, there was a school that had a new building for the white stude...
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Education in China and America
Education in China and America
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...American students spend only seven hours in school during the weekdays whereas as a Chinese student, I used to spend stay in school spending most of my time studying at times even until 10.00 at night. The class structure too varies between the two countries. In contrast to the Chinese system where students remain in the same room all day, the teachers rotating in and out, the American students have each class in a different classroom with different classmates unlike Chinese students who have a set of the same classmates all day. This becomes advantageous to the students since the students are able to form a strong... Education in China and America Education remains a controversial issue in the society. ...
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Effects of School Uniforms Have on Students
Effects of School Uniforms Have on Students
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...American public school law. Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth Cengage Learning. Clark, L. (2007, July 10). “School Uniform Improves Pupils’ Behavior both in and out of School.” Dailymail. Retrieved from: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-467353/School-uniform-improves-pupils-behaviour-school.html Duvall, B., Faklaris, M. A., Fisher, B., Moody, Matt., Njagi, P., Wilson, C. (2004). “Dress Code/Uniform Policies in Education.” Legacy Educational Resources. Retrieved from: http://character-education.info/Articles/Case_for_Uniforms.htm Gomez, C. (n.d) “The Effects of Student Uniforms.” eHow.com. Retrieved from:...
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African american women underrepresantation in higher education
African american women underrepresantation in higher education
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...American women in higher education. Still, there is a lot that needs to be done despite the fact that research has been done concerning the same. Research has in the past mainly concentrated on the students and the administration as a whole. This leaves the plight of the African American women unattended to. This literature review examines the following aspects. For one, I consider the policies that have been made by the judiciary, legislature and the executive concerning the African American women in higher education. Secondly, the literature review focuses on the implementation of these policies, with an in depth focus...
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Mexican Discrimination in the US
Mexican Discrimination in the US
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...American students would drop out of school in their teens. This handicap that was forced upon Mexican American children during their crucial years strengthened the poverty that they were forced to face after the Mexican-American war. Today, Mexican American students still face racial discrimination. It has gotten to the point that schools designed specifically for Mexican Americans have been erected. High school graduates face barriers when they try to enroll into a college. In comparison to white... Mexican Discrimination in the US Mexican discrimination in the US is as abhorrent as any racial prejudices. They suffer from just as much racism as African Americans do when facing unemployment. Instead of...
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American Gov1
American Gov1
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...American children in Topeka, Kansas were given equal school facilities as white students, yet they were still segregated. The equal but separate ruling had been agreed upon in a case undergone in 1896, but the plaintiffs, who consisted of thirteen parents of Topeka students, pointed out that being segregated was not equal. Therefore, the equal but separate law was a contradiction because the ‘separate’ portion made the ruling unbalanced. The group that made up Brown set out to prove this point and to have schools become integrated under the protection of the fourteenth amendment... educational facilities went against this law. The thirteenth amendment had been interpreted specifically to meet...
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The Relationship Between Racial Identity and PsychoSocial Outcomes Among African American Males
The Relationship Between Racial Identity and PsychoSocial Outcomes Among African American Males
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...students. Scale scores put forward that Black and White students differ in a number of correlates of ethnic identity. The Blacks have higher ethnic identity, F(1, 102) = 21.40, p < .001 (M for Blacks = 3.79, M for Whites = 3.27); and prefer collectivism as a strategy in approaching his achievement-related possible self, F(1, 102) = 3.69, p < .05 (M for Blacks = 2.99, M for Whites = 2.78). An in-depth discuassion of what African-American males goes through shows that reconciliation is a key for the identity negotiation process of this group: pulling together a positive sense of self in the middle of beingbombarded... Racial Identity and the African-American Youth Male It is widely known that it is...
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Biography Project for Black History Month
Biography Project for Black History Month
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...students while the African American students were left... ? 22 February, Biography: Rosa Parks I. Introduction: Rosa Parks was a pioneer of the civil rights movement. II. Personal Information: Rosa Parks was born on 4 February 1913 in Tuskegee (IMDb). Rosa Park’s parents were James McCauley and Leona McCauley. Sylvester McCauley was her younger brother. Since the very early years of life, Rosa Parks felt racial discrimination. Her grandparents from mother’s side, Sylvester and Rose Edwards had remained slaves, and were strong supporters of abolishment of racial discrimination from the society. In the city Pine Level in Alabama where they lived, there was a school that had a new building for the white...
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Students` Satisfaction with Online Courses
Students` Satisfaction with Online Courses
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...students’ satisfaction. Participants The initial number of participants is 190 students. There are 148 female students while there are 42 male students. All of the students are enrolled three different local colleges that offer a two-year nursing program. The age range of all the participants is between 18 years old to 57 years of age. The students come from diverse ethnic groups. Hispanics = 30 Cuban = 5 participants Other Latin Americans = 15 African American = 20 Caucasians = 135 Asians = 0 Although the participants are coming from different ethnic groups... ? Satisfaction in Online s Technology permeates all human activities and interactions. The challenge of technology to education involves not only ...
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Statistical Analysis Research Paper
Statistical Analysis Research Paper
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...American university was conducted of the 100 Non-American students in the following disciplines: Non BA/Eng, Business Administration (BA) and Engineering (Eng). Here we can determine... Table of Contents S. No. Topic Page # A Define "association" in statistics. Explain how association is identified and demonstrated. 2 B Define "causation" in statistical analysis. Describe at least two factors that influence relationships between two variables and can lead to misinterpretation of data analysis. 4 C Explain when it is appropriate to use averages when computing correlations. Explain what statisticians should be aware of when doing this. 5 D Bibliography 6 A. Define "association...
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Study Evaluation:AA Children and its relation to Early Reading Achievement
Study Evaluation:AA Children and its relation to Early Reading Achievement
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...American students in kindergarten through second grade who were attending historically low performing communities in Cleveland, Ohio; New Orleans, Louisiana and Washington, D.C. Though the idea behind choosing students from these three districts was based on the fact that those districts were sites for school reform initiatives, the decision to select students from schools with historically low-performance and serving low-income communities were likely to affect results, not giving the true picture of situation in the larger... ?Familiarity With School English in African American Children and Its Relation to Early Reading Achievement. The quest to research into the relationship between familiarization...
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Effects of homelessness on students
Effects of homelessness on students
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...American cities has steadily increased in the last two decades (HUD, 2002) and one-quarter of the homeless in America in 2002, comprised of teenagers and young children. Homelessness can be a traumatic experience for the students. They get twice sick as often as other children and their ailments range from asthma, ear defects, to stomach and speech problems (Moses, n.d.). They develop learning disabilities, as they remain withdrawn. They even eat less after becoming homeless. Students suffer from mental trauma more than physical problems. They are most often separated from their families and forced to live with foster parents. Violence within the family leaves them stressed... Homelessness in the...
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High School Education in America and China
High School Education in America and China
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...student’s life. In other words, high school education can make or break a person’s future life. It can opens or closes the door towards college education. If a student fails to get opportunity to get admission in colleges, his future could be disastrous. My parents had not much faith in Chinese educational system and they sent me to United Sates in order to achieve better high school education. American and Chinese high school education system has lot of differences than similarities. This paper analyses the differences between American and Chinese... ?Mogen Cheng English 101 Jun. 6, High School Education in America and China The purpose of education is perceived differently by different people. Some...
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Bullying of Gay and Lesbian Students
Bullying of Gay and Lesbian Students
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...students who do not fit the conventional molds of society. Hence, most people who are bullied are those who are different or who appear different. Since gays and lesbians do not fit the conventional gender categories of society, they too are the main targets of bullying. These students are often subjected to name calling, including derogatory labels like, “homo” and “faggot.” These students often feel threatened, and as a result, their fears cause them to carry guns or other weapons to school (Safe Schools Coalition, p. 1). It is also unfortunate... ?Bullying of gay and lesbian (school) Bullying of Gay and Lesbian Bullying is one of the most common occurrences in schools.It is often carried out against...
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Book report :slect any library book that is a biography/autobiography of a post -1865 American
Book report :slect any library book that is a biography/autobiography of a post -1865 American
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...students along with the development of the theory of Humanistic that focused on the traditional base of the education for the higher studies (Martin 463). The movement of progressive education emphasized on attacking the established education system of the country from both inside and outside the establishment. However, according to some critics of the education philosophy of John Dewey, the philosophy had racial assumptions underlying it. The famous child centered education philosophy of John Dewey holds true for the American as well as the European American students but not for the African Americans. Apart from this criticism the educational thoughts... The Education of John Dewey - a biography by Jay ...
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American Flatbread
American Flatbread
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...students. Students would be my targeted customers. I would get my capital from personal savings and loans from financial institutions. I would dedicate myself to offering the best service to my customers through direct involvement in all the activities carried out in the restaurant. Work Cited Craig, Bailey. Bread Head: George Schenks American Flatbread is food for the Body and soul. Business People-Vermont February 2013. Print. George, Schenk. Western Philosophy Series No. 22 Stoicism. August 8th, 2012. Web. 06 February 2013.... s: Details: Due American Flatbread American flatbread refers to a Pizza Company with a dual personality that prepares pizzas using...
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American history
American history
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...American History Conlin, J. R. . The American Past: A Survey Of American History, Volume To 1877, Ninth Edition, MA,Boston: Cengage Learning Was the violent American history responsible for the equality and liberty that the citizens currently enjoy? This book was created by Conlin, a professor who teaches American history in American colleges, in the year 2009 and revised up to eight times (Conlin, 2010). It attempts to explain the theses statement by providing several details concerning the country’s early history. The revisions made on the book have been aimed at getting the complete...
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Different Education Methods: Korea vs. America
Different Education Methods: Korea vs. America
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...students. For this essay, I would like to talk about the Korean education system in comparison with the American education system through the experience of the Koreans who preferred to go to the United States to study. Just like other Asians, many South Koreans do this in recent years. In Korea, the classroom must accommodate a large number of students. This makes... Different Education Methods: Korea vs. America Education is an important issue for all individuals and societies because good education opens up opportunities and the best chances to succeed in life. Certainly, each country and culture has its own different perspective in regard to the best approach and strategies in educating their...
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Foreign students and their experiences
Foreign students and their experiences
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...American Statistical Association, Pp. 21-27 Schmitt, A, 2005, Writing in the international classroom, in J. Carroll and J. Ryan, Teaching International students: improving Learning for all, London: Routledge. Shanahan, M. P. and Meyer, J. H. F, 2003, ‘Measuring and responding to variation in aspects of students’ economic conceptions and learning engagement in economics’, International Review of Economics Education, 1, 9–35. Turner, Y. 2000) ‘Chinese Students: Teaching, Learning and Equality in UK Higher Education’, Higher Education Equal Opportunities Network, National Network... ? MANAGEMENT SCHOOL PhD ULMR601 Qulitative Research In Business And Management Assignment - Proposed Research Project Semester ...
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Students Help-Seeking during Physical Education
Students Help-Seeking during Physical Education
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...student’s academic help seeking. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Alexitch, L.R. (2002). The role of help seeking attitudes and tendencies in students’ references for academic advising. Journal of College Student Development, 43(1), 5-19. Karabenick, S.A. (2001). Seeking help in large college classes: Who, why, and from whom? Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, Seattle, WA. Karabenick, S.A., & Knapp, J.R. (1991). Relationship of academic help seeking to these of learning strategies and other instrumeal achievement behavior in college students. Journal of Educational Psychology, 83(2), 221-230. Knapp, J...
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White American/European American
White American/European American
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...Americans. Not only were they not allowed free movement, they were also discriminated against in various institutions. Students of Italian decent were being avoided in many learning institutions by other students (Burgan and Asher, 2004). At the workplace, the situation was the same. Everyone seemed to be suspicious of everyone who claimed... White American/European American Italian Americans Italian Americans are some of the single most populous group of Immigrants in the United s. 75% of these immigrants were from Southern Italy. They were escaping to the US in search of a better life than what they were used to in the impoverished Southern Italy. From 1876-1924, a total of 4.5 million Italian...
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The American Indian Movement and Occupation of Alcatraz
The American Indian Movement and Occupation of Alcatraz
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...American students equal opportunities of education and career growth. After years of AIM’s advocacy, world’s first Permanent Forum about the Rights of Indigenous People in the World and the International Treaty Council were formed by the United Nations in 2000. Eventually, in 2007, the United Nations passed the “Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples”, protecting the fundamental human rights of over 380 million Indigenous people across the world and it became reality because of the ceaseless efforts and contribution of the American Indian Movement (Bellecourt 10-11). Also, another great impact of the AIM was the motivation for the Occupying... The American Indian Movement and Occupation of...
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The effect of stress among college students
The effect of stress among college students
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...students. Journal of American College Health, 1-8. Elhai, J. D., Miller, M. E., Ford, J. D., Biehn, T. L., Palmieri, P. A., & Frueh, B... The Effect of Stress among College Stress is commonly referred to the psychological position of individuals when they face tremendous pressure or challenge and surrender to be impossible to cope with. In general, stress is regarded as an aversive condition imposing direct effects on the metabolic reactions of the human body, further influencing their behavioral activities by challenging their physiological abilities (Hwu and Kuo, 2007). With its myriad effects observable in the various dimensions of the society, stress has also been identified among college students...
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Summary 3
Summary 3
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...American citizens are not aware of the public school system’s district central office that is responsible for making decisions that determine the success or failure of students who attend public schools. The Broad Foundation identified various challenges in these offices and States’ education system that may explain why efforts to improve public schools have failed. Importantly, bureaucratic systems and practices built up in the school district have led to meager resources that reach the classroom. Effectively, this gives the teachers, students... 75 Examples of How Bureaucracy Stands in the Way of Americas and Teachers (Summary) While there is an awareness of the system of public schools, a majority of...
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English language learning challenges facing Saudi students in America
English language learning challenges facing Saudi students in America
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...students experience many academic and linguistic challenges while at the United States. The academic challenges experienced include communicating with the lecturers, instructors and staff (Raddawi, 2014). They thus have to deal with social isolation when interacting with different groups of people. They find it difficult to learn and do their activities according to the American culture. Nevertheless, the students have devised ways majorly derived from the university to combat the challenges they face in learning and communicating in the English language while in the US. Despite the contributions of cultural diversity and proper international relations associated... with the international...
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American college student
American college student
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...students in capstone programs during their final year, but my recommendation is to introduce these programs half a year earlier for students to get more experience. Collaborations like Social Policy and Ageing Research Centre based in Trinity College Dublin and the Irish Centre for Social Gerontology that have brought fruits and turned positive are good examples that other colleges should follow and encourage the community with its institutions to develop with colleges as one unit. Collaborative learning encouraged by the Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) should be emphasized... ? Development in College Development in College Question 3 Developing a strength based...
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Lemon Grove incident
Lemon Grove incident
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...American students who were academically behind, the school responded by saying that they were kept in the lower grade. When... The Lemon Grove Incident Order No. 827658 The Lemon Grove Incident refers to the experience the Mexican American community had with the all-Anglo Lemon Grove Grammar school in Lemon Grove, a rural area in San Diego County in the state of California, between 1930 and 1931. The incident is not important just because of its occurrence but also because of the way the community managed an adverse socio-civil situation. Lemon Grove was predominantly a settlement of people of Mexican origin. It was fertile for the cultivation of lemons and oranges which began since the 1900’s. Around...
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Untruth American History
Untruth American History
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...American History History taught in pre-college education continues to breed misconstrued ideologies about America’s History. As a result, many students continue to live their lives believing these half truths taught to them by the shallow content found in History textbooks. Therefore, the students grow up into citizens who are not well informed about their heritage. This might prove detrimental to the entire country especially because mistakes made in the past might be repeated. This is because people might be unable to detect signs of impending problems at an earlier stage because they are unable to relate past situations to present ones. This essay, therefore, addresses the effects had... Untruth...
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Students Rights to Their Own Language
Students' Rights to Their Own Language
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...American dialect is an act of discrimination and exertion of dominance over less prevalent dialects. Indeed, the success of any speaker cannot be defined by dialect. Undeniably, the right to student’s native dialects deserves respect. Additionally, as individuals tend to maturity, they incline to their language patterns, which are difficult to change (CCCC 7). In fact, the idea... Rights to Their Own Language Since time immemorial, the number of immigrants entering the United s of America has grown tremendously.Some are native English speakers while others speak Spanish, French, Germans, among other languages. The need for education is one of the factors that lead people to America. There has been a...
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Academically Dishonest Behaviors among Dental Hygiene Students
Academically Dishonest Behaviors among Dental Hygiene Students
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...students and graduates are responsible for patient care (American Dental Education Association, n.d.). Students and graduates not sufficiently competent in patient care may make a critical error that could ultimately harm their patients. Therefore, dental hygiene students must be ethical and must complete academic tests and assignments using their own knowledge (American Dental Education Association, n.d.). Academic dishonesty is a growing concern in dental education (McCabe, Trevino, & Butterfield, 2001). As of 2010, there were over 300 dental hygiene programs in the United States, with approximately 12,000 students enrolled (Commission on Dental Accreditation, n.d). Results... ?An Investigation into...
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Aquaintance Rape of College Students
Aquaintance Rape of College Students
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...American campuses. This essay focuses on the various aspects of the problem of acquaintance rape in the American campuses with special reference to articles entitled “The Problem of Acquaintance Rape of College Students” by Rana Sampson and “Acquaintance rape on college and university campuses” by Felicia F Romeo. Deriving conclusions from the two articles, the essay also seeks to offer some practical guidelines and advices for the fresh students who attend the American campuses. As Sampson (2002) points out, most of the rapes in the colleges go unnoticed and unreported and this gives the false... Acquaintance Rape of College Acquaintance rape has been identified as one of the most common crimes in...
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Lemon Grove incident
Lemon Grove incident
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...American students who were academically behind, the school responded by saying that they were kept in the lower... 1 The Lemon Grove Incident Order No. 827658 The Lemon Grove Incident refers to the experience the Mexican American community had with the all-Anglo Lemon Grove Grammar school in Lemon Grove, a rural area in San Diego County in the state of California, between 1930 and 1931. The incident is not important just because of its occurrence but also because of the way the community managed an adverse socio-civil situation. Lemon Grove was predominantly a settlement of people of Mexican origin. It was fertile for the cultivation of lemons and oranges which began since the 1900’s. Around these...
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Inclusion in schools with students with autism
Inclusion in schools with students with autism
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...Students with Autism: Creating a Complete, Effective ASD Inclusion Program. John Wiley and Sons. EdwardYazbak, F., (2003). Autism in the United States: a Perspective. Journal of American Physicians and Surgeon. Retrieved Online on March 03, 2011 from http://www.jpands.org/vol8no4/yazbak.pdf Foden, T. J., (2008). Back to School with Autism: Reading, Writing, and Inclusion. IAN Community. Retrieved Online on March 03, 2011 from http://www.iancommunity.org/cs/ian_research_reports/inclusion Janzen, J. (1996). Understanding the Nature of Autism: A Practical Guide. San Antonio, TX: Therapy Skill Builders... ?Inclusion in Schools with with Autism Table of Contents Literature Review 3 References 23 Bibliography...
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