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Wikis in Education
Several years ago wikis became a tool used to facilitate the learning of students across the world and have changed the way the educational system looks at social learning. This paper explores how since their inception ...
Information Literacy: The Definition, the Need for It, and the Curriculum
This literature review defines an information literate person as someone who can recognize when they have a problem that requires additional information to solve, find credible information, analyze it, and form their own ...
20 Years of School Library History
The school library has evolved to keep up with changing student needs over the past twenty years. This research paper discusses three aspects of the library that have transformed to keep up with these needs. While many ...
The Group Theatre
Special Cases of Napoleon Triangles
The first chapter of this thesis provides a brief history of Napoleon’s theorem. Napoleon is attributed with proposing a theorem that bears his name is geometry. Since his authorship is often questioned, we examine: Could ...
The Educator's Role in Instructing Homeless Students
Homelessness is a challenge educator’s face each year. This review of literature describes the issues that need to be addressed by all school staff in order to better serve homeless students. This review addresses laws ...
An Evaluation of Cannabis Policy and Prevalence Usage Rates in the Americas and Europe
Beccaria’s (1764) philosophy on the classical school of thought, sparked the notion that if individuals are motivated by the potential for benefits then they can also be deterred by certain, severe and swift punishment. ...
Caregiver and Business Operator Perception of Communication Accessibility
The purpose of this study was to answer the primary research question: How do caregivers of persons with aphasia and business operators perceive communication accessibility in community businesses? Participants consisted ...
The Role of School Librarians as it Applies to the Common Core State Standards' Emphasis on Complex, Informational Text
This study, a literature review, will explain the Common Core State Standards’ (CCSS) increased emphasis on the need to incorporate complex, informational text into curriculum. It will explain how students are not prepared ...
Underlying Feminism and Leading Ladies in Sarah Ruhl's Melancholy Play, The Clean House, and Dead Man's Cell Phone
Sarah Ruhl has found much success as a contemporary playwright, and her works focus on female protagonists. As Ruhl identifies as a feminist, this study will focus on the leading ladies in three of her popular plays and ...