Week 4 DQ 1 Alternative Energy Sources and Your Local Ecosystem During this week’s readings, you have learned about numerous types of alternative energy sources. Each energy source has its advantages and disadvantages. Geography often determines… (More)
Energy generation is an ongoing topic in the United States and worldwide. Historically, the nation’s main energy source is fossil fuels. However, nuclear power has also contributed throughout history. These energy sources are considered non-renewable resources… (More)
Research Questions and Hypotheses. What are the similarities and differences between research questions and hypotheses? How should a researcher determine the use of a question or hypothesis? Create a research question that aligns to your chosen… (More)
Review the virtual lab in Model Ecosystems. Within this laboratory exercise you will categorize various organisms into the correct trophic level for five different ecosystems. Once completed, you will calculate the amount of energy transferred between… (More)
Week 1 DQ 2 Educational Psychology In addition to the many tasks required of teachers, they must understand educational psychology as it relates to student gender and the various developmental stages (from childhood to adolescence). Address… (More)
Chapter 5 of the text focuses on learning standards for mathematics. For this discussion, please consider the following learning standard: “Children show interest and curiosity in counting and grouping objects and numbers.” Chapter 5 discusses how… (More)
Week 3 DQ 1 The Parole System and Reentry into Society As a society, do we provide parolees and previous offenders with ample support and resources to prevent recidivism? Parole is a method by which an… (More)
Week 3 DQ 1 New Emphasis There has been a shift of emphasis of the consumers of health and human services from professionals and care providers to increasingly include the client system. The stakeholders have increased… (More)
Week 1 DQ 1 Privatization Among the various factors impacting the Health and Human Services (HHS) programs, increased costs such as personnel, equipment, and facilities may be leading considerations in a program manager’s plans and priorities.
Week 6 DQ 1 Affirming Diversity within the Community Identify factors that can help you build successful bridges between the educational setting and the community. Describe how these may impact the community and school setting.
Week 5 DQ 1 Energy Consumption Reducing our energy consumption is vital in our quest to preserve the environment. The conversion from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources will not happen overnight. In the meantime, individuals… (More)
Week 5 DQ 2 Tracking, Grouping and “Dis-Ability” in the Classroom Read the following article, Into the Mainstream. What are the unique challenges and rewards of integrating kids labeled “disabled” into mainstream classrooms? How can these… (More)
Week 4 DQ 2 Principles for Reading Success Complete a search for journal articles (professional) that include Principles for Reading Success. Report back to the group through the discussion forum: a. The Five Components of… (More)