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This educational guide focuses on high-stakes testing in public education and the related social, legal, personal, political, national and local implications surrounding the issue. Students are invited to examine arguments from both sides of the debate, developing critical thinking skills as they work through the activities and learn how to support their arguments with evidence and reason. It is expected that students will effectively determine where they stand on this controversial issue and be
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Young Nile Crocodiles---Sitting on Mom, Hunting Fish and Dragonflies, and Being Eaten by Nile Perch
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Zakelijke brief : Theorie en opdracht
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De leerlingen krijgen eerst theorie over het schrijven van een zakelijke brief, waarna ze met een concrete opdracht aan de slag moeten.


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Clinton calls Assad speech "chillingly cynical"
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Les enjeux de l’individualisme (video)

Jusque dans les années 60, le modèle d’intégration sociale dominant était un modèle « corporatiste » qui assurait une place, une position garantie à chaque individu au sein de la société. Chacun était alors acteur du système, chacun était à sa place: le médecin, l’ouvrier, la femme au foyer…

Aujourd’hui cet idéal de stabilité est mis à mal: les catégories sociales sont bousculées (les ouvriers sont moins nombreux, les femmes travaillent de plus en plus),
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Careers - Commercial Awareness
Listen to four graduate recruiters explain what commercial awareness is and how they assess it during the recruitment and selection process. Contributions from Google, Sainsbury's, Mercer and dunnhumby.
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Los contenidos de la asignatura de Grado de los Recursos Mineros y de Grado de los Recursos Energéticos de 2º Curso “Máquinas Eléctricas”, tratan de dotar al alumno de los conocimientos indicados en el programa de la asignatura, como son: Conocimiento de los Aspectos Generales de las distintas Máquinas Eléctricas, así como su funcionamiento, control y normativa al respecto: tales como, Transformadores, Máquina asíncrona, Máquina síncrona, para su mejor utilización y aprovechamie
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Dividing Polynomials Using Synthetic Division
Polynomials can be divided by using either long division or synthetic division to arrive at an answer.  This video explains how synthetic division can be used to divide polynomials when the degree in the divisor is equal to 1 and if the coefficient of the variable in the divisor is equal to 1.  (3:36)
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Green Science: Investigating green—Creating surveys to answer questions
Being green means different things to different people. Some suggest that being green means saving energy, not wasting paper towels, going solar, harnessing wind, using less fertilizer, or buying products that are organically grown. Given that being green can mean a lot of things, what does “being green” or “going green” mean to both you and your students? To find out, we need to make informed decisions by collecting data. Therefore, the purpose of this article is to become familiar with
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Indicators of Middle School Implementation: How Do Kentucky's Schools to Watch Measure Up?
Using responses of school personnel to a statewide survey, this study examined the perceived level of implementation of key tenets of the middle school concept as outlined by This We Believe: Successful Schools for Young Adolescents (National Middle School Association, 2003) in schools designated a Kentucky School to Watch as compared to nondesignated schools.,Volume 32, Number 6
Author(s): Christopher M. Cook,Shawn A. Faulkner,Lenore J. Ki

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Learning about Multiplication Using Dynamic Sketches of an Area Model
Students can learn to visualize the effects of multiplying a fixed positive number by positive numbers greater than 1 and less than 1 with this tool. Using interactive figures, students can investigate how changing the height of a rectangle with a fixed width changes its area.
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