- When you submit your assignment it goes through Turnitin, plagiarism software, to be sure that your work is less than 20% duplicated from other sources unless otherwise noted. Take time to correct it so the report verifying your work shows a similarity rate that is less than 20% or as required by your professor. You may edit your paper and resubmit it up to three times or per your professor’s directions.
Write a 2000-2250 word essay that addresses the points below. Be sure to explain each of these in ample detail and include multiple examples. Make sure to reference three (3) citations using the APA writing style for each article. Clearly mark the headings in your paper so the professor knows exactly which topics you are discussing. Include a cover page and a reference page, which do not count towards the minimum word amount.
- Compose a “start of the school year” letter to families. Give information about yourself, your classroom, what you wish to accomplish during the school year, and ideas about how families can become involved in their child’s classroom and in their education, including how families can contact you. In your letter, explain two issues you are trying to address and why you believe the approach you are taking is appropriate.
- When an infraction is of a very serious nature involving possible suspension or expulsion of the student, what is of paramount importance when dealing with these issues? Why?
- Many times, as a teacher, you will meet parents who are too busy to be involved with their children and want the teacher to be responsible for almost everything. Look at CASE 11.2. If you were the teacher, would you want to solve this on your own? Would you seek outside help? Who would you contact and what exactly would you do?
Total Point Value of Assignment: [300 pts.]