Essays Tagged: "assessments"

school based assessment and reporting

hat to expect of us or how to behave towards us.In informal relationships, we expect people to make assessments in the light of their own direct experience of us. People share their assessments about ... to one student can be used as formative influence in the development of others. Nevertheless, such assessments are often reported in such a manner as to threaten the psychological well being of low a ...

(11 pages) 543 1 4.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Globaliztion and it's effects.

fy them, or to a way of thinking about them. The term is not neutral; definitions express different assessments of global change. Among critics of capitalism and global inequality, globalization now h ...

(6 pages) 411 0 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Poverty in the US.

level in America, it is very hard to classify who lives in poverty. The statistics are not based on assessments of living quarters but on a food budget. In fact, in some extreme cases those who are cl ...

(1 pages) 127 2 2.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Standardized and high stakes testing.

ems are having an impact on the schools and on the people in and around them. While standards based assessments are necessary to promote change in public schools, they should not be the only indicator ...

(7 pages) 252 1 3.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Transforming strategic interaction into deliberative problem-solving: European comiyology in the foodstuffs sector Christian Joerges and Juergen Neyer

the constitutional nation state.-that normative ideas could serve as regulative principles to guide assessments of ongoing developments and the further elaboration of institutional frameworks and lega ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

A review of the article "Why students with special needs have difficulty learning mathematics and what teachers can do to help." Covers congnition and strategies

an increase in number and difficulty of mathematics course requirements for graduation, as well as assessments given to high school seniors to ensure they learn material sufficiently before graduatio ...

(2 pages) 103 0 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

MGT 331: Dimensions of Behavior

discuss personality traits from the DiSC Profile Assessment of our Learning Team and relating those assessments with our lectures and reading assignments. In addition, we will provide some recommendat ...

(7 pages) 589 2 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Describe what psychologists have found out about lifestyles

osenstock in 1966, claimed that the likelihood of a particular behaviour can be predicted by making assessments of change in health. Rosenstock argues that it depends on 1) the perceived susceptibilit ... this issue. Since the HBM claims to be able to predict certain behaviour based on a series of self-assessments, it can never fully be accurate because it tends to see humans as rational processors of ...

(5 pages) 104 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Middle Ages

The Question:Over the past five hundred years, scholars have disagreed in their assessments of the Middle Ages. Some have seen the period "as a sterile age in which government had ...

(3 pages) 136 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

What I now know about "Criminal Profiling"

ations tend to revolve heavily around personality and psychological anomalies. Mostly though, these assessments were provided after the fact (once a suspect was apprehended), and often revolved around ...

(2 pages) 71 1 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Behavior Assessment

ents, we will all attempt to describe our interpretations of the reports that were generated by the assessments.We were categorized as a cautious type with a subtype of assessor. The characteristics o ... uch of this assessment, but disagree with a lot of it also, but I am withholding judgment until the assessments from my business associates are returned and plotted.I believe on the other hand that be ...

(7 pages) 246 0 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Emancipation and Reconstruction

s and depended on numerous individuals that no blame could be focused towards one person alone. The assessments of the projects could not be put under the category of the words success or failure, but ...

(7 pages) 54 0 1.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Th Doctrine of Double Effect: Consequentialism

ffect. The configuration of Doctrine of Double Effect prepared by Quinn makes distinctions on moral assessments. In proportion to consequentialist moral theory, the distinction the Doctrine of Double ...

(11 pages) 132 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

DiSC Platinum Rule Assessment

discuss personality traits from the DiSC Profile Assessment of our Learning Team and relating those assessments with our lectures and reading assignments. In addition, we will provide some recommendat ...

(7 pages) 497 0 4.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

To what extent was the Liberal Empire an original aim of Louis Napoleon Bonaparte (Napoleon III) rather than an expedient?

ctions should be interpreted as the title of Samuel M Osgood's attempt to draw together the various assessments of him suggests; "Napoleon III; Buffoon, Modern Dictator or Sphinx". This is mainly due ...

(14 pages) 30 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Diverse Workforce.

example, one tool that has been implemented into many companies is Blended Learning which includes assessments for development of new technologies, teaching specific contents of topics, and computer- ...

(4 pages) 144 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Origins of the Cold War

e of the most controversial historiographic issues. However, among the multiple interpretations and assessments about the topic it is clear or rather clear that some main currents of thought can be id ...

(5 pages) 218 1 4.8 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Why Belbin?

1995 started to use this concept within practical business environment. Among various of different assessments and tests which were presented Belbin's theory gave the impression of being very functio ...

(6 pages) 58 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Should examinations should be abolished ?

em which has come under fire from multiple sources.As it is, examinations are timed written or oral assessments held at the end of an academic term. It serves to asses a student's knowledge and compre ... n the topic of examinations. More emphasis is placed on examinations just because they are the only assessments that count in the final grading. It is simply wrong and unjust to base a student's intel ...

(4 pages) 70 2 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Application Architecture & Process Design

ties. This database was developed to store information that would aid a business in making tactical assessments. A data warehouse does not normally hold current information on individual business acti ...

(3 pages) 72 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science