1. Qualitative research tends to use small samples to examine a problem inste

   1. Qualitative research tends to use small samples to examine a problem instead of using large samples as in quantitative research. With fewer people in the sample, it is important for the participants to be information-rich informants. With that in mind, consider the strengths and weaknesses of purposeful, convenience, and random sampling approaches in… Continue reading   
1. Qualitative research tends to use small samples to examine a problem inste

 Consider the following scenario: You are the safety manager for a team that is

 Consider the following scenario: You are the safety manager for a team that is working to complete a 10-story addition to a hospital. The framework of the addition will be steel and concrete. The floors will be formed and poured with reinforced concrete on metal decking. The outside will require brick and glass window installation… Continue reading  Consider the following scenario: You are the safety manager for a team that is

  Welcome to class! In this first week of SPE/300, we examine the history and le

  Welcome to class! In this first week of SPE/300, we examine the history and legal foundations of special education. It is important for all educators to possess a basic understanding of the history and legal principles specific to special education to ensure a quality educational experience for all. Respond to the following three questions:… Continue reading  
Welcome to class! In this first week of SPE/300, we examine the history and le

  The student will develop an electronic classroom management communication sy

  The student will develop an electronic classroom management communication system using Class Dojo (Preferred) or a similar web 2.0 tool to keep parents informed of their child’s daily behavior and progress. Class Dojo tutorial:  The classroom must have 20-25 students. You must provide a screenshot image of your class.  The student will write a… Continue reading  
The student will develop an electronic classroom management communication sy

  Select an article on a controversial public policy issue from a major publicat

  Select an article on a controversial public policy issue from a major publication such as the New York Times, the Washington Post, or another periodical or newspaper.  (avoid, for example, politically-motivated sources, cable news, your uncle’s Facebook feedback) Ask these questions of the author of the article, being careful to provide “in text” evidence… Continue reading  
Select an article on a controversial public policy issue from a major publicat

Here are questions for you to be thinking about before we begin our conversation

Here are questions for you to be thinking about before we begin our conversation this week.  Get started by jotting down your initial answer below and reading what others have written. Then make constructive comments on at least two other posts. Finally, once you’ve ready everyone’s posts and looked through responses, discuss how you might… Continue reading Here are questions for you to be thinking about before we begin our conversation

  What do you perceive as the main differences between managing a human service

  What do you perceive as the main differences between managing a human service organization and managing a business?  Would the same skills, attitudes, and body of knowledge be appropriate for each? What skills would you need to develop in order to manage a human service program? Please include peer-reviewed sources in your post. Your post… Continue reading  
What do you perceive as the main differences between managing a human service