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Whitney, Elizabeth; Herbert, Patrick – Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, 2018
This article describes a learning activity designed to foster practical healthy eating skills while living on a budget.
Descriptors: Health Promotion, Eating Habits, Budgets, Money Management
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Lynch, John J. – Physics Teacher, 2018
This work describes a way to study uniform circular motion (UCM) using a LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Robotics Invention System (RIS) stepper motor with a steel ball attached to a string. The equipment is inexpensive and the resulting motion takes place on a human scale. Times and lengths can be measured with a stopwatch and a meterstick, respectively. In…
Descriptors: Physics, Motion, Robotics, Science Instruction
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Harrison, Mark – Physics Education, 2018
Putting an electrical circuit within an inaccessible black box and asking pupils to deduce what wiring is contained within the box based solely on the circuit's behaviour is a simple teaching idea with a long history. Problems arise when trying to build enough physical black boxes to simulate a larger number of circuits within a typical school's…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Equipment, Electronics, Simulation
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Sawyer, Tonya L. – Physical Educator, 2017
A Massachusetts appeals court affirmed the ruling of a trial court that a municipality in that state is protected by sovereign immunity in a case in which it was sued by a resident and his spouse who lived adjacent to a baseball diamond and claimed its use was a "nuisance" because of errant baseballs.
Descriptors: Team Sports, Court Litigation, Recreational Activities, Physical Education Facilities
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Peters, C. Ellen; Benitez, Michael, Jr. – New Directions for Institutional Research, 2017
A participatory framework in conducting research and implementing decisions can engage multiple constituents throughout a college community. At a small college, it is especially relevant, because nonmajority groups are especially vulnerable because of a smaller critical mass.
Descriptors: Small Colleges, Community Involvement, Research Utilization, Theory Practice Relationship
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Spotts, P. Hunter – Journal of American College Health, 2017
The author describes a case of spontaneous pneumomediastinum (SPM) in a 19-year-old man presenting to a college student health clinic. The author also provides a review on SPM, including clinical manifestations, diagnostic evaluation, and management.
Descriptors: Diseases, College Students, Males, Clinical Diagnosis
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Matthews, Nancy – McGill Journal of Education, 2016
This note is a reflection on experiences as an educational leader, as well as provides a perspective on educational leadership, based on professional reading. It offers the metaphor of the coach, initiating a case for using a coaching philosophy as a model for a sustained form of leadership. It invites the reader to consider that with a game plan…
Descriptors: Coaching (Performance), Leadership Styles, Leadership Qualities, Learning Experience
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LoPresto, Michael C.; Ochoa, Hector – Physics Education, 2017
What follows is a description of the procedure for a directed-study in which a student, guided by a faculty member, attempted to identify potentially habitable exoplanets using actual data available online from NASA's "Kepler" Mission.
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Physics, Astronomy, Space Sciences
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Zhou, Xiaoying – English Language Teaching, 2018
Chomsky put forth his "A-over-A" theory in his book "Language and Mind", which means if a sentence contains (S… (A...) A…) S (A-over-A) structure, then this sentence can only be transformed on the basis of the larger phrase. In this paper the author puts forth the "Psychological Momentum" theory to analyze the…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Ambiguity (Semantics), Linguistic Theory, Psychological Patterns
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Sternberg, Robert J.; Hayes, Nicky – Teaching of Psychology, 2018
Writing a textbook is close to a unique experience in the work of a psychologist. In this article, we discuss the steps authors need to take in preparing to write a textbook. We take the reader through a series of steps, from formulating an idea for a textbook to negotiating a contract. Writing a textbook can be one of the greatest joys of a…
Descriptors: Textbook Preparation, Authors, Psychologists, Decision Making
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Langdon, Liz – Teaching Artist Journal, 2016
Intergenerational community members engage in making a mural to create a visual identity and document a legacy of care and hope.
Descriptors: Painting (Visual Arts), Community Programs, Community Involvement, Art Activities
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Zazkis, Rina; Mamolo, Ami – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2018
We present a story of a teacher educator's response to a situation of contingency and describe how her experience enhanced her personal mathematical knowledge and influenced her teaching. In our analysis, we attend to different levels of awareness that support a teacher educator's work and illuminate the qualities of a teacher educator's…
Descriptors: Teacher Educators, Mathematics Instruction, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Mathematics Teachers
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Brownstein, Beth – Gifted Child Today, 2015
This is a personal story of a twice-exceptional high school student.
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Comorbidity, High School Students, Learning Disabilities
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Bronkhorst, Suzanne – Journal of Catholic Education, 2016
This article tells the story of a Muslim woman's visit to a kindergarten classroom in a Catholic school and describes lessons learned by the teacher and the students.
Descriptors: Muslims, Females, Kindergarten, Catholic Schools
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Fox, Robin – Academic Questions, 2012
This article presents a poem entitled "A Good Deed."
Descriptors: Poetry, Integrity, Didacticism, English Instruction
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