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  Week 4 Discussion – Change Our Boys or Change the System? After completing th

  Week 4 Discussion – Change Our Boys or Change the System? After completing this week’s Readings and Resources, respond to the following questions: Gurian and Stevens ask if we should “keep trying to change our boys” or should we instead “change the educational system in which they are now taught.” How do they address this question? Do you agree or disagree with their position? (Text page 284) (See attached for required readings) Your initial response is due by 11:55…

  Create a PowerPoint presentation of 12-15 slides, which describes your commun

  Create a PowerPoint presentation of 12-15 slides, which describes your community’s educational stakeholders and the primary roles of local, state, and federal agencies in public secondary education. Include presenter’s notes, a title slide, and in-text citations within your presentation. Support your findings with a minimum of three scholarly resources. While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which…

 Just a quick assignment I need completed asap! Only a 3 page paper summarizing

 Just a quick assignment I need completed asap! Only a 3 page paper summarizing and reflecting on a School District Board meeting. I will provide the link to the meeting. Each student is expected to attend a school board meeting.  After attending the board meeting, you are to complete a reflection paper (2-3 pages), briefly summarizing the meeting and giving your impressions of the meeting (emphasis on impressions!). You must provide sufficient information/detail in order to make it clear what…

   In the discussion post last week, Sir Ken Robinson suggested that schools ar

   In the discussion post last week, Sir Ken Robinson suggested that schools are killing creativity.  Seth Goding also challenges us in his TedTalk, Stop Stealing Dreams: Seth Godin at [email protected] (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site., to think about what is the purpose of school.  He suggests eight things that will change education and shift our education system, including “there is zero value worth memorizing anything ever again. Anything worth memorizing is worth looking up.” He…

   Part 1: There is a range of school models that exist within our school commu

   Part 1: There is a range of school models that exist within our school communities, all of which have the goal of helping students achieve their potential. You will need to interview two teachers, principals, or teaching support staff members from two different schools to complete this assignment. Although it is not necessary, you should try to visit each site. Each school must be a different school model as discussed in the readings. Compare and contrast the two schools…

Take the Final Portfolio Assignment attached below and digest it in a presentat

Take the Final Portfolio Assignment attached below and digest it in a presentation format.  Create a narrated multimedia presentation using either Power Point, Screencast-o-matic (http://www.screencast-o-matic.com), or Prezi.  Remember, narration with audio (not just ppt notes) is necessary.  In essence, your presentations should “play” for us.  The presentation should be no more than 5-10 minutes (about 8-10 slides).  Be sure to provide some background on the topic, discuss your variables, provide figures (tables/charts – frequencies/graphs, crosstabs, tests of significance and measures of association),…

   Topic THE PERCEPTIONS OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS ABOUT USING EMAIL AS MET

   Topic THE PERCEPTIONS OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS ABOUT USING EMAIL AS METHOD OF COMMUNICATION WITH PARENTS FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER (ASD) IN SAUDI ARABIA · REVIEW OF LITERATURE · Communication in education (below are topics) ( Two pages) o Why teacher communicate with parents o What is purpose of communication between teacher and parents  § Add article from Add ASED about communication in education ( one page)  · Email as a method of communication in education (…

  In the thematic verse of Acts, Jesus promises his disciples that they will re

  In the thematic verse of Acts, Jesus promises his disciples that they will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon them and they will witness to him to the ends of the earth. Throughout Acts Luke gives various examples of how the Spirit empowers the witness of the first Christians. In approximately 500 words address the following matters: Discuss some of the distinctive ways in which the Spirit operates through Christians as described in Acts (give at least…

Examine written and visual advertisements. Select five advertisements that demo

Examine written and visual advertisements. Select five advertisements that demonstrate the use of five different fallacies outlined in the University of Phoenix Material: Common List of Logical Fallacies. Write a 350-word summary for each of your selected advertisements in which you address the following: Summarize the content of the advertisement. Identify the fallacy portrayed by the advertisement. Describe how the fallacy is used as a persuasive argument. Explain why you think that the creators of the advertisement used the fallacy…

    Week 5 – Discussion 1        No unread replies.          No replies.       

    Week 5 – Discussion 1        No unread replies.          No replies.          Your  initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until  Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect  both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses.  Refer to the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric under the Settings icon  above for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.   Service Learning    Research indicates that high quality  academic,…