By Adina Shamir, Ofra Korat

Presenting state of the art stories from numerous nations into the theoretical and useful matters surrounding the literacy acquisition of at-risk young ones, this quantity focuses particularly at the application of expertise in helping and advancing literacy one of the suitable populations. those contain a number of at-risk teams similar to people with studying disabilities, low socioeconomic prestige, and minority ethnicity. Arguing that literacy is a key requirement for integration into any glossy society, the booklet outlines new ways that educators and researchers can conquer the problems confronted by means of teenagers in those at-risk teams. It additionally displays the quick improvement of know-how during this box, which in flip necessitates the buildup of clean learn evidence.

Show description

Read Online or Download Technology as a Support for Literacy Achievements for Children at Risk PDF

Similar waves & wave mechanics books

Analytic Aspects of Quantum Fields

One of many goals of this e-book is to give an explanation for in a uncomplicated demeanour the possible tough problems with mathematical constitution utilizing a few particular examples as a advisor. In all of the circumstances thought of, a understandable actual challenge is approached, to which the corresponding mathematical scheme is utilized, its usefulness being duly verified.

Introduction to Optical Waveguide Analysis: Solving Maxwell's Equation and the Schrodinger Equation

An entire survey of recent layout and research options for optical waveguidesThis quantity completely information smooth and extensively authorised tools for designing the optical waveguides utilized in telecommunications platforms. It bargains an easy presentation of the delicate suggestions utilized in waveguide research and permits a brief snatch of recent numerical tools with effortless arithmetic.

The Legacy of the Inverse Scattering Transform in Applied Mathematics: Proceedings of an Ams-Ims-Siam Joint Summer Research Conference on the Legacy ... Propagation, Mount

Fast growth and new functions signify the world of solitons and the inverse scattering rework. There are fast advancements in present nonlinear optical expertise: greater intensities are extra on hand; pulse widths are smaller; rest occasions and damping charges are less important. according to those developments, precisely integrable soliton equations, corresponding to $3$-wave resonant interactions and moment harmonic iteration, have gotten increasingly more proper in experimental functions.

Representations of quantum algebras and combinatorics of Young tableaux

This booklet comprises many of the nonstandard fabric essential to get conversant in this new quickly constructing zone. it may be used as an exceptional access element into the research of representations of quantum teams. between a number of instruments utilized in learning representations of quantum teams (or quantum algebras) are the notions of Kashiwara's crystal bases and Lusztig's canonical bases.

Additional info for Technology as a Support for Literacy Achievements for Children at Risk

Example text

Child Development, 77, 924–953. x. Raudenbush, S. W. (2009). The brown legacy and the O’Connor challenge: Can school improvement reduce racial inequality? Educational Researcher, 38, 169–180. 3102/0013189X09334840. , Mohammed, S. , & Vaughn, S. (2010). Reading achievement across three language groups: Growth estimates for overall reading and reading subskills obtained with the early childhood longitudinal survey. Journal of Educational Psychology, 102, 668–686. 1037/ a0018983. Scholastic. (2002).

Cunningham, A. , & Stanovich, K. (1997). Early reading acquisition and its relation to reading experience and ability 10 years later. Developmental Psychology, 33, 934–945. , & Waltston, J. (2003). Young children’s achievement and classroom experiences: Special analysis on the condition of education. Washington, DC: National Center for Educational Statistics. , & Neuman, S. B. (2006). Handbook of early literacy research (Vol. 2). New York: Guilford. , & Dunn, L. (1997). The Peabody picture vocabulary test-III.

The early catastrophe. American Educator, 27(4), 6–9. , & Callanan, M. (1984). An analysis of hierarchical classification. In R. J. ), Advances in the psychology of human intelligence (pp. 325–366). Hillsdale: Erlbaum. , & Hutchinson, J. (1984). Children’s sensitivity to constraints on word meaning: Taxonomic versus thematic relations. Cognitive Psychology, 16, 1–27. , & Neuman, S. B. (2010). The effects of vocabulary training on word learning: A metaanalysis. Review of Educational Research, 80, 300–335.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.24 of 5 – based on 24 votes