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Community Supervision of Law Violators vs. Incarceration - Community supervision of law violators can achieve similar advantages and prevent the disadvantages of incarceration. There are both advantages and disadvantages to community corrections and incarceration. I support community corrections because I believe it has more positives outcomes and less negative effects than incarceration. Community corrections have more advantages over incarceration and fewer disadvantages. Incarcerating people isn’t working that well and the biggest reason is the overcrowding of prisons....   [tags: Community supervision, criminals, criminal justice] 1231 words
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Supervision - The salesman's job often requires to produce innovative solutions to non routine problems every day sales team have to face the different and challenging customer as there were many other brands for the same medicine therefore, sales person have to try utmost to convince to prefer the brand for medicine and accomplish sales target. Every sales jobs of course, demand more innovativeness than others sales person should be very clear about his product its efficiency and effectiveness must have know how Though the demand for innovativeness is inherent in the job, the impact of that demand on the salesman's well-being and performance is influenced by company policies and management actions....   [tags: Business, Supervision, Routine Problems] 1332 words
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Supervision and Management - Supervision and Management Leadership is defined as the process of influencing human behavior to achieve organizational goals that serves the public, while developing individuals, teams and the organization for future service. “Effective leadership is a concept both strikingly simple and stunningly complex.”( Schafer, J) “Leadership is not about formal authority; it is the process of motivating, inspiring, convincing, persuading, and in some other way compelling others to follow. ” (Anderson, Gisborne, & Holliday, 2006) First and foremost, I will discuss leadership....   [tags: Leadership, Influencing Human Behavior]
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Peer Coaching or Clinical Supervision - Peer Coaching or Clinical Supervision Overview Supervision could be interpreted from many points of view and have many perceptions about it. Differentiating description from interpretation in observation is so crucial for instructional improvement (Glickman, et al., 2014). Also are different methods that an administrator might use while doing his or her supervision, furthermore, how this information is going to be used to further assistance teachers. As Glickman, et al., (2014) mentions that observations are a method of assessing and planning skills are useful to a supervisor in setting goals and activities for himself or herself as well as for others....   [tags: Observation, Method of Assessing, Planning Skills]
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Ethics and Supervision in our Society - One can say the foundation of business, government, and society is built on morals and ethics. Ethics can be defined as” the process of making moral decisions about individuals and their interactions in society while still attempting to protect the rights and welfare of those same individuals.”(Francis 2010) Morals can be simply described as the principals of right and wrong behavior that are agreed upon by society. Society generally base their morals from teachings originally found in religion....   [tags: morals, ethics, religion]
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Leadership and Supervision of Police Organizations - Police organizations are just one of the large bureaucratic structures in modern America and exist because like all others, it is an impersonal, quick and efficient way to run a large institution. Along with the few benefits of police agencies having a top down structure with rigid rules, there are also many costs including poor communication and poor community relations. The problems of the bureaucratic structure are not the only difficulties agencies have faced throughout history, many of these historical complications such as the quality of officers and corruption have been addressed and dealt with numerous times and in many police commissions....   [tags: modern policing, military model]
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Supervision and Enforcement in Corporate Governance - ... • Financial reporting and accountability-Good corporate governance ensures sound transparent and credible financial reporting and accountability to investors and lenders so that funds can be raised from capital markets. • Banks and financial institutions-banks and financial institutions give financial assistance to companies. They are interested in financial soundness of companies .this can be done through good corporate governance. • Globalization of economy-The economy today’s is globalised .Integration of India with the world economy demands that Indian industries conform to the standards of international rules .corporate governance helps in doing this....   [tags: social system, structure and processes]
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Difference Between Supervision and Consultation - ... Consultation implies services offered by specially trained person in which they assist another person who has responsibility for a case or program, includes three parties: a consultant, a consultee, and clients. Their goal is to ensuring professional effectiveness, that deals with, goals making, or did intervention's work. With the understanding that their relationship is temporary (length may vary), only dealing with the consultee work-related or caretaker related problems. They do not deal with personal concerns of the consultee they take on varieties of roles in consultation (e.g., termination) what successful and not successful in the areas of improvement....   [tags: advisor, leadership, ethics, guidance]
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Teacher Selection, Supervision, and Evaluation - Personnel selection, supervision, and evaluation are significant factors in employing the right person for the right job. Teachers are no exception. In fact, the task of hiring quality teachers is vast given the implication that a school must adhere to the decision permanently with little recourse to alter the choice of the selected candidate. While discovering a perfect formula would be ideal, many variables exist in each process. While every school aspires to hire top educators, efficiently supervise teachers, and effectively evaluate them, obstacles can impede success when high-quality teachers are not in the classroom, which negatively impacts student achievement....   [tags: Education, teaching]
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Counseling Articles: Clinical Supervision - ... This results in feelings of hopelessness, which is likely to have considerable effects on the nurse-patient relationship. Notably, the use of clinical supervision in the nursing profession is hindered by several barriers attributed to individual and organizational factors. Some of these barriers include difficulties to differentiate the process from individual performance review, suspicion by nurses, confidentiality challenges, and seeming lack of organizational support. Therefore, the application of this concept in nursing requires dealing with personal and organizational barriers and a clear understanding of the goals of clinical supervision....   [tags: hindrances, action, patient, practices] 871 words
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Personal Philosophy of Supervision - ... The student’s attitudes can be influenced by a simple nice attitude at the beginning of each day or school year, while they are greeted at the door, and these is created by administrators that encourage teacher to make a difference in a child (Glickman, et al., 2014) The supervisor needs to avoid a conventional school environment where it is not a lot of collaboration among all stakeholders, also they are used to work more independently that in groups (McNair, 2011). My philosophy of supervision is a more collaborative approach, but with the focus on the students....   [tags: Philosophy, School Administration, Schools]
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Supervision for Successful Schools - Analysis of Supervision In every institution the type of leadership style is important for a successful environment. In order to establish a successful school environment to compete globally, the leader should comprehend the basic leadership theories and styles (Glickman et al., 2010). The cultures at schools are important to the success of the students and overall of the school, but also can be very difficult to establish and maintain without the proper leadership knowledge (Waite, 1995). In United States many schools could be place in the categories of conventional, congenial, or collegial, because the strategies used for their leadership (Glickman et al., 2010).The chosen school could be...   [tags: conventional, congenial, or collegial]
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Supervision Theory - Why is a supervision theory basis necessary. How does an effective leader bridge theory to practice. Supervision involves having other people do work through delegation of duties. This requires that the people to whom work has been delegated be trusted and respected. There needs to be confidence between the employees and the supervisor. To compete effectively and achieve success companies usually rely on the involvement of their employees and must nurture their employees and encourage their initiative....   [tags: Business Management ]
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The Components of Meaningful Supervision and Evaluation of Educators - Traditionally, education has lagged behind other industries in innovation and accountability. This axiom, evident in casual observation and corroborated by formal research efforts, has stigmatized professional educators like teachers, principles, and superintendents for decades. Albeit slowly, within the past 25 years, major and sweeping changes have affected the educational consortium and, more specifically, the manner in which administrators supervise and evaluate; one may trace this quarter-century sea change to the “A Nation at Risk” report....   [tags: Education, teaching]
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Probation Supervision: Case Management & Effectivness - In the state of Florida in the year of 2008- 2009 there was a total of 100, 619 offenders who were admitted onto probation and 64.2% of them were released off of probation being successful. Probation supervision is provided to adults offenders who have been sentenced to some type of supervision. While on this supervision the probation officer is to refer the offender to community resources for things they need help with such as a job, some kind of treatment, maybe even drug test for supervise substance abuse, or even using an electronic monitor to know the offenders location....   [tags: Criminal Justice ] 1706 words
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Effective communication and its importance to supervision - Effective Communication and its Importance to Supervision Communication can often be overlooked and good communication skills can be easily assumed. If there is a lack of effective communication within an organization it can potentially affect every process. Every aspect and function of an organization relies on communication in some form. A supervisor must realize that only by ensuring effective communication can they have the proper expectations from their employees. Employees must receive adequate instruction, understand what their responsibility contains, and never feel as if they cannot talk to their supervisor....   [tags: Business Management]
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Abusive Supervision a Non-profit Agency - I have worked for a non-profit agency for approximately 4 years. The agency is funded by the state of Ohio under the Department of Children and Families. In 2012, the agency was expanded and now consists of approximately 55 employees. Employees range from an Executive Director, seven Supervisors, and other support staff. Prior to 2012 the agency served only up to 200 children and families and the expansion created no cap to referrals that now average upwards of 600 children. With this expansion came many new employees and supervisory changes to the agency....   [tags: absenteeism, sensitivity, job satisfaction ]
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The Need for Better Supervision of Police Discretion - ... Some people say that cops don’t have the slightest idea what could be the consequence of their actions (Engel). Police discretion can be a possible tool for abuse that could result in needless death and injuries. They say a cop’s choice may be influenced by personal factors arriving at a foolish decision. Police officers do use their judgments when it comes to discretion, and personal judgments can be affected by many different factors such as mental health and their educational level (Engel)....   [tags: corruption, bias, training] 1552 words
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Parental Supervision and Adolescent Drinking Behavior - I. Hypothesis. The purpose of this research is to find out if parental supervision has an influence in adolescents’ drinking behavior. II. Literature Review. Research suggests that parents play an important role in the lives of children. Some of these parents have a negative or positive influence on the lives of the children. Shin, Edwards, Heeren, & Amodeo (2009) stated that in the United Stated nearly 3.3 million referrals were made to state and local child protective services (CPS) for assessment or investigation in 2006....   [tags: Adolescent Behavior]
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Supervision - Supervision Final Paper Leave it to a physical education teacher to say this, but, being a school administrator is based on teamwork, no one individual can run an entire school. To me, the idea of creating a collaborative culture simply means getting your staff, students, parents and community on board with your philosophy. Since the buck stops with the principal, it is important for his/her staff to be on the same page. In order for a principal to foster this kind of environment, they would have to utilize a variety of supervisory styles and techniques....   [tags: essays research papers] 1799 words
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Priority List for Implementing Supervision Instructional Strategies - The instructional leader must be skillful, effective, and flexible with all instructional supervision strategies. An enlightened leader provides constructive feedbacks that improve instruction, and ultimately, student performance; and leads a team of educators to reach their highest potential. Based on my study of the different strategies, the following is the order of my priority: Critical Friends Group, Standards-Based Walk-Through, Peer Coaching, Mentoring, Peer Assessment, Clinical Supervision, Portfolio Assessment, and Action Research....   [tags: Education]
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Achieving Missions and Goals with Effective Supervision and Management - ... The linking pin system whereby each supervisor in the chain of command was a coordinator and conduit of information between the higher level of management and the lower level of workers. The supervisor’s role, put simply is to get his or her subordinates to do their very best. The study of police supervisors founded four distinct types: traditional, innovative, supportive, and active. The traditional supervisor is law enforcement oriented they expect their subordinates to produce high levels of measurable activities such as traffic citations and arrests....   [tags: business and organization analysis] 3025 words
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Latchkey Children: Being Left Without Adult Supervision - All countries develop their own unique cultures to live by and many countries have similar cultural characteristics that vary from country to country. More often than not, different cultures around the world may share similar ideations but they are shaped into their own version to fit the culture of that certain society. In China, there is a high population of “Left Behind” children. In Chinese culture it is morally acceptable for the heads of households to leave their children behind to raise and care for themselves and their family members....   [tags: Abuse, Neglect, Child]
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Effects of the Lack of Government Influence and Supervision in the Pharmaceutical Industry - ... Professors and students in universities across the world conduct the research and develop new drugs for drug companies. Every year drug companies make huge profits providing little funding towards research and development, while their research is being done at university campuses. Then continue to blame high consumer prices on the research and development process. This is unfair for the universities, students, and professors performing the research, as well as for consumers. Lying about who does the research and development is just one example of the ways drugs companies deceive consumers....   [tags: dangers of prescription drugs] 875 words
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Electronic Supervision - Electronic Supervision Nowadays, there is no more need to speak with a low voice when doing a private call in order to avoid your colleagues from hearing what you say, as anyway, your telephone conversation could be recorded. It is really easy, as well, for a company to be able to see where you are in the company and when, using electronic bagging systems each time you enter an office or a new part of the building or even simpler, using video recordings. Your computer files are never 100% safe if they are saved on a server....   [tags: Papers] 978 words
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Women, Work, and the Arab World - ... Moreover, it is difficult for women to provide collateral because they are often under the supervision of male relatives and cannot freely manage their assets. Women are also less likely to provide collateral because the risk of losing the land not only affects them but their family as well. Increased access to proper financing strategies and loans would allow businesswomen to expand their businesses internally and externally. This would result in a significant influx of sustainable businesses into the country, which would translate into substantial economic growth due to more job creation....   [tags: supervision, business] 687 words
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Distant Supervision: Mike Mintz, Steven Bills, Rion Snow and Dan Jurafsky - In the research paper \Distant supervision for relation extraction without labeled data", the authors Mike Mintz, Steven Bills, Rion Snow and Dan Jurafsky investigate an alternate paradigm [called distant supervision] for relation extraction. This algorithm combines the advantages of Super- vised Information Extraction and Unsupervised Information Extraction to achieve greater precision. Apart from this, they also analyze feature performance for better understanding of the roles of lexical and syntactic features....   [tags: syntactic and lexical features] 935 words
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Lowering The Drinking Age - There always has been controversy as to should the united states lower the drinking age to 18. Eighteen year olds should have the right to drink. By lowering the drinking age to eighteen it will give people supervision, teach responsibilities, and eighteen years olds are already considered adults; however, it may cause binge drinking, it will lead to more deaths, and drinking damages brains cells and especially the body itself. Lowering the drinking age to eighteen would be good for supervision because the drinkers will drink in public where there everyone watching them....   [tags: supervision, drinkers]
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Children Should Not Use The Internet Without Their Parents' Supervision - Children should not use the Internet without their Parents' Supervision Internet is a network that virtually connects computers around the world. It has an address network which makes communication possible between the computers. It is an open phone line and an open television channel to millions of people around the world who can communicate anonymously (Palmer, 2006). People use it to exchange files and e-mails, to surf the World Wide Web, to download songs or other types of files, to take part of discussion boards, and to send instant messages....   [tags: Child Development] 1971 words
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Formulate a Plan to Complete Tasks - After reviewing the tasks of supervision as described by Lee and Everest (2004), I have begun to assess the process of completing the tasks of being a supervisor. Tasks help individuals achieve goals and set a path for success, because the role of a supervisor is to provide professional growth, and development of the clinical supervisee there is a need for both parties to understand each other’s goals and needs. Having set tasks in supervision provide protection for the wellbeing of the client so they are not harmed by the training supervisee, and allow supervisors to monitor the supervisee’s performance to make sure that the supervisee is practicing within the guidelines therapy....   [tags: tasks of supervision, Lee and Everest]
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Education: The Roles of a Principal - Schools, Teaching, and Supervision Overview In schools everyday are many people influencing and taking the important role in education and supervision. In these roles are collaborating, teachers, principal, students, and educational supervisors, all these are the main basics of this process (Annan & Ryba, 2013). In an immediate setting, with a more encompass culture is guide by educators, principals, and other staff that supports the student’s success in a daily basis. In any school the culture is really important, but could be hard to establish and maintain (Moccozet, et al., 2009)....   [tags: teaching, supervision, administration]
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Parents are Reponsible for the Crimes of their Children - ... When “Rarely disciplined …” children commit crimes against the law the first time and they get away with it, they “…learn to push the boundaries” (Griffin, 2011), because they start to realise, that what they are doing is acceptable and they do not face consequences for bad behaviour from their parents. If parents “enforce age appropriate rules and boundaries their children would not have committed crimes in the first place”, (Griffin, 2011). This highlight the argument that if parents cannot apply discipline and manners to their parenting they should be responsible....   [tags: behavior, inadequate supervision] 982 words
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The Negative Effects of Media on Society - Children are exposed to the negative effects of the media every day. Shows such as Bad Girls’ Club and Real World serve as poor role models for young people. There are many steps parents and guardians can take to lessen or completely stop the influence. Parents and guardians should offer children proper supervision, plenty of play, and education to shield them from the negative effects of the media. A very effective way to keep children from the negative influences of the media is to properly supervise....   [tags: Television, Video Games, Supervision] 1020 words
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Curfews are Safe, Secure, and Specific - ... Teens can stay out of trouble if they are in the house with family. “Can anyone argue that in a city like Chicago, where children are killing each other every day and where children are outside till 4 and 5 O'clock in the morning, a curfew would not help. It cannot be the only solution to the problem, but it can be part of the solution.” In other words curfews cannot solve every problem but it can be a big step in the solution of a problem. If teens are not outside but inside with their family, in a reasonable time this can keep your child out of trouble....   [tags: supervision, disrespectful, behavior] 527 words
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Review of My Report of a Blood Pressure Test - ... The targeted audiences for the user test memo were adult volunteers regardless of prior knowledge. Therefore, I selected four individuals with different backgrounds. My first volunteer was an engineering major who never took blood pressure test. The second volunteer was a biology major and was working in a healthcare facility which helps her understand the steps easily. The other two volunteers were the high school graduates. All four volunteers conducted the blood pressure test at my home as I found the place quiet as compare to any other place....   [tags: volunteer, instruction, supervision] 1037 words
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Positive and Negative Side Effects of Boarding Schools - ... Some parents would love to see their children getting more matured one of the ways that parents use to help their children to get matured and growing up is by sending them to boarding schools, Boarding school arent usually the perfect soloution to get the child to be more independent and matured, Because once a child finds his freedom he becomes more careless. Supervision is one of the most important thing that a boarding school should and must provide around school in campus during classes and all....   [tags: campyus, supervision, influence, friendship] 876 words
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Is Private School Educationally Better than Public School? - ... These are different from public school tests because public school tests are state standardized instead of nationally. But not all private schools have to test their students with these test whereas public schools do. Private schools may participate voluntarily in high school competency testing and statewide testing programs at the school’s expense. However, since the standardized tests used by the Public Schools of North Carolina are state standardized (rather than nationally standardized), they do not satisfy the annual nationally standardized testing requirement for some private schools....   [tags: curriculum requirements, supervision] 1146 words
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Persuasive Essay on Abusing Government Assistance - ... This system was designed to aid people at a low point until they get back on their feet, not provide for a family their entire life. It is causing a problem in our future generations when their parents are on a form of government assistance. Children with working parents completely independent from the system understand the values of working hard to receive something they want. When a child has a parent who lives off of the system these values are sometimes lost and the child believes it is okay to not work because they witness their parents doing it everyday, and the child still receives everything they want....   [tags: work, money, supervision, assistance] 999 words
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A Career as a Physician Assisstant - ... There are over 100 accredited programs resulting in associates degrees, bachelor’s degrees and master degrees. The lengths of Physician Assistants programs vary, but most last about 2 years. They consist of both classroom studies and supervised clinical rotations. In all states, Physician Assistants have to license. This requires the successful completion of a national certification exam. To remain qualified, Physician Assistant must complete continuing education courses throughout their careers and take a recertification exam every six years....   [tags: medicine, patients, supervision, specialty] 726 words
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Arguing the Opposition of Censorship - ... Army Private First Class Bradley Manning, have been arrested by authorities on the impression that these individuals were responsible for supplying WikiLeaks- a popular website founded by Julian Assange- thousands of classified United States documentary. These leaks brought upon by Manning and Snowden, have caused global uproar and exposed a plethora of cases in the U.S. Making both men traitors to the nation. Government officials who may leak private, classified documentation, regardless of the cause or reason, are legally inclined to consequence and prosecution for breaking their sworn oaths of secrecy....   [tags: official supervision and control]
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Disadvantages of Teenage Curfews - ... Therefore, parents should permit their children to establish a reasonable time to arrive home while still suggesting that “too late” does exist (Hatter 1). Some people say that curfews are a pointless restraint of freedom. If cities set curfews on minors, they would not even be allowed to stand in the yard of their own home without parental supervision during the curfews’ hours. Curfews could also take away from busy teenagers’ social lives. Teenagers love being involved in different types of activities, and if they participate in school sports, school events, or after school jobs, they could receive the title of being a criminal if they violate their curfews....   [tags: restraint, parental supervision, trust]
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Corporate Invasion and Public Supervision - History tends to repeat itself does it not. There is always a point in time in memoir where particular people or a certain group is suspected of their actions by another. Where the supposed are held accountable to the worry of a minority. The United States has brought forth the PRISM system, a program that collects data from a number of corporations with plentiful amounts of consumers’ information. The information is used for interpreting targets with possible terrorist threats under the surveillance of messages, video chats, e-mails, and additional content provided....   [tags: PRISM system, communication, technology]
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Teacher Supervision Report and Recommendations - ... She supported students with a variety of needs and backgrounds by choosing to do an interactive close-reading lesson, in which she read a nonfiction text about guerillas out loud to the class, and then she would reiterate what the book said in simpler terms. When she did this, she really enabled students to better grasp not only what the author was trying to say, but what the author was trying to suggest as well. This lesson taught and supported students to engage in developing these essential literacy strategies and skills because as she read aloud, the students were also responsible for gathering important information in their notebooks, and then they were given the ability to practice...   [tags: Literature, Reading, Activities] 1268 words
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Lost in Cyberspace - Because so many people are using the internet daily, the door for social media abuse is wide open. When children are using social media sites, they should be supervised closely by their parents. Though parents are generally vigilant about supervising and protecting their children on the internet, 41% of children ages 13-17 are not effectively supervised because their parents THINK they know what websites their child is visiting, they actually don't. 62% of internet users say their parents have no knowledge of the websites they access daily....   [tags: Parent Supervision, Social Media]
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Preventing Drug Use Among Adolescents - Preventing Drug Use Among Adolescents In the world people face many challenges in many instances the youth of today are “raising” themselves. Many youths are faced with making adults decisions and they face a higher risk of making poorer choices which could lead to drug abuse, violence, and HIV/AIDs. This paper is design to look at what could help in the prevention of drug abuse among adolescents. There are many programs that are designed for detox and treatment for addiction however there is a need to break the cycle of learned behaviors and promote better coping skills before the onset of addiction....   [tags: risk, parental supervision, coping skills]
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Clinical Supervision Cycle - ... She has arranged her students into mixed ability pairs that she calls ‘buddies.’ Each set of buddies has a higher and a lower student, but she has taken care to not place the highest and lowest students together. Mrs. Merry has achieved the distinguished level in planning and preparation 1b; demonstrating knowledge of her students. She knows the students’ life stories, parents, interests, and special needs in addition to their academic levels. According to Ms. Merry, the first hour of each day in her classroom is morning work time, which operates as a stations time, where students work on a variety of subjects....   [tags: teaching, evaluation tools, schools]
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Think of the Kids - 44% of children in the United States care for themselves after school with no adult supervision, and 22% in Arizona (“Afterschool Programs Help”). This is risky, especially with peer pressure increasing each day. Peer Pressure is defined as “a subjective experience of feeling pressured, urged or dared by others to do certain things or actually doing particular things because others have pressured, urged or dared one to” (McKay). In most schools or communities, there are after school programs or day cares....   [tags: Adult Supervision, Pressure, Afterschool Programs]
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Watchful Government in George Orwell's 1984 - Watchful Government in George Orwell's 1984 No one likes being overly supervised and watched. Whether it is a teenager with protective parents or an adult in the workplace with an ever-watching boss the feeling of continuously being watched is unnerving. Throughout history the levels of government supervision have fluctuated from lows to extremes but sometimes the future seems to hold even more watchful governments. These were the feelings when George Orwell wrote the novel 1984. George Orwell showed a world without the freedoms that citizens in the United States live with every day....   [tags: Supervision 1984 Orwell Essays] 921 words
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Child Maltreatment - “Simply having children does not make mothers,” said john A. Shedd (“John”). When it comes to child maltreatment this is especially true, if a parent does not know how to take care of a child, they can abuse or neglect their child. The definition that the Centers for disease Control and Prevention uses is, “Any act or series of acts of commission or omission by a parent or any other caregiver that results in harm, potential for harm, or threat of harm to a child.” Maltreatment can be split into two umbrella categories, acts of omission or acts of commission....   [tags: physical neglect, inadequate supervision]
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Time Managment - According to Newstorm, “Supervision is working with and through others to accomplish established goals.” A supervisor is generally a type of manager, which plans, organize, and direct resources to accomplish a goal. The Taft Hartley Act of 1947 and Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 are the two laws that clearly defines a supervisor (Newstorm). Although management can be perceived as a career to strive for, it’s not for everyone. To become a good manager, a person must have the skill set that includes the following: administrative, planning, communications, and interpersonal skills (Newstorm)....   [tags: supervision, managers, planning]
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Overview of Dr. House - In the show House MD., Dr. House’s bizarre personality brings on a rather unique style of managing and supervising. Most of the time, the results of his techniques are effective, but it seems like he is questioned if his method is full proof. The episode I watched in this series is “Three Stories”, and the plot is Dr. House is teaching interns about three different hospital room situations. The supervisory skills and techniques I will explain about Dr. House is transparency, delegation, listening, and availability....   [tags: analysis, effective supervision technique]
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Should Juveniles Be Tried as Adults? - ... Now say a juvenile is proven to be incompetent to stand trial. Should that child still be held accountable for it. The prison system is packed as it is and most young people are who are tried get more lenient charges than actual adults. All of the factors for a child are mitigated down because we see a child as lesser than an adult in the eyes of adults, but is that true. Research shows that there is not much of a difference in the intellectual maturity of a sixteen year old than it is for an adult....   [tags: supervision and rehabilitation ] 1030 words
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How Can Correction Code Strategy Improve Students' Ability to Write Independently? - ... Also they were out of task. Ms Shamsa spent two minutes revising the classroom rules, which are written by both the teacher and the students. Yisrael (2012) stated that the teacher has to write two or three rules and have the students write the rest. So, I noticed that the students tried hard to not break the rules because one of the rules is if anyone in the group made noise or misbehaved the whole group will be punished. During the observation, my role as an evaluator was detached. I was just sitting in the classroom and recording the actions during the lesson and never interact with the teacher or the students during the observation process....   [tags: supervision and evaluation of instruction]
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The Negative Effects of the Modern Mom - Modern moms in western culture have a much different role to play than simply caring for their children and their house. According to statistics Canada, 72.9% of women with children under the age of 16 are participating in the workforce. This means that women have adapted a new role where they must balance work, social, and home life and face significant consequences if they are unable to succeed. However, this role shift is almost expected of women in our culture. With such a great majority of women in the workforce, those who have chosen to remain at home are questioned on their decision and criticized by their peers for not being an “independent women”....   [tags: Western Culture, Adult Supervision]
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Who is Talking to Your Children Online? - ... Most children do not bother to delete their history, and it can be accessed by finding the settings of the internet, and selecting the “history” button. Some may not consider this a way to monitor their children’s computer usage, but malware and virus protection software is a great tool to have. It protects the computer from software, pictures, and videos children may download that could be potentially harmful to the computer. The final method to make sure children are safe online is with the use of blocking....   [tags: supervision, internet, safety] 657 words
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Supervising Sex Offenders in the Community - There are many different strategies available to community corrections officials to best supervise individual sex offenders with different needs in the community. Each offender is an individual and requires personalized types of supervision as well as different treatments. Electronic monitoring has allowed for community corrections officials to monitor sex offenders in the community with personalized supervision plans. Near-real time monitoring of high risk offenders has been made available with active GPS while lower risk offenders are supervised with passive GPS....   [tags: Sex Crimes]
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Theories of Motivating Adults and Relationship with Supervising Teachers - ... The first stage is biological and psychological needs which are considered basic life needs (McLeod, 2007). The second stage is Safety needs that makes humans feel protected and secure (McLeod, 2007). The third stage of Belongingness and Loving needs is composed of finding healthy relationships (McLeod, 2007). The fourth stage of Esteem needs is finding achievement and responsibility (McLeod, 2007). Lastly the fifth stage of Self-Actualization is finding personal growth and fulfillment (McLeod, 2007)....   [tags: activation, persisitence, intensity] 863 words
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The Art of Supervising - Since the beginning of time there have been people who are leaders and there are those that choose to be followers. As an effective leader, one must possess certain traits and skills that include knowing how to motivate others to accomplish a task. This assignment will discuss the role of a supervisor in the multicultural society of today and the three traits needed to become an effective manager. This assignment will include the relationship between managers, supervisors, and employees and how these relationships assist in guiding organizations in achieving their maximum potential and the importance of finding the right employee to meet those goals....   [tags: Business Management]
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How to Become an Optimal Supervisor - ... I particularly like that these stages are seen as cyclical rather than linear as the supervisee developments new skills or concerns they may go through these stages again. I believe that using a developmental approach that is cyclical would allow supervisors to better assess the supervisee’s skills and determine if their skills are appropriate for their level of training. Using a developmental model is also important because research has found that supervisee’s want different things from supervision based on where they are in their professional development....   [tags: violations, ethics, relationships] 1654 words
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Juvenile Stats On Crime - 40% of all residential burglary charges filed in 1997 were committed by juveniles -- up from 9% in 1996. 28% of all non-residential burglary charges filed in 1997 were committed by juveniles -- up from 5% in 1996. 29% of all Residential Entry charges filed in 1997 were committed by juveniles -- up from 18% in 1996. 19% of all Theft charges and 18% of all Receiving Stolen Property charges filed in 1997 were committed by juveniles -- down from 22% (Theft) and up from 6% (Receiving) in 1996. 18% of all Auto Theft charges filed in 1997 were committed by juveniles -- up from 6% in 1996....   [tags: essays research papers] 686 words
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Performance Management Appraisal System - The execution performance management requires the participation of numerous players (Managers, supervisors, and subordinates). For the system to succeed and accepted, clear understanding about the system is needed for effective implementation. Supervision and explanation of performance appraisal system is very crucial element for performance. ‘‘Merely developing a model of the strategy does not ensure the strategy will be successful.’’ Othman (2008, p. 261). Clarifying goals and supervising regularly help to develop people, improve performance, and satisfaction....   [tags: Business Management]
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Intermediate Sanctions And Shock Probation - Community correction is a term that refers to everything ranging from diversion before the trial to the punishments that follows after the trial. This refers to any way ranging to non imprisonment yet supervised ways used to deal with criminal offenders who are facing conviction or who has been convicted. (Beck et al., 2001). Probation as well as parole are the two most commonly way of dealing with the offenders though there are many ways such as being confined at home, electronic surveillance, day fines, community service shock probation and residential community supervision to mention but a few....   [tags: Criminal Justice] 2193 words
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Los Angeles Police Department Basics - ... Rampart was started in the 70’s to confront some of the gang violence that was ravaging the North West side of LA. Chief Gates instituted the Community Resources Against Street Hoodlums or CRASH anti-gang program. These officers were under little supervision, were the roughest and most aggressive officers that LAPD had, and seemed to think that they were above the law. It is well known that a major cause of corruption in these specialty units is lack of supervision. Coupled with the lack of supervision and the temptation of dealing with drugs and money the CRASH unit get into a lot of trouble when the thin blue line was broken by Officer Rafael Perez....   [tags: corruption of the Rampart division of LAPD] 766 words
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Necessary Banking Changes to Prevent Another Global Financial Crisis - Question 1 Financial crisis that affected globally became the greatest shock to the world financial system and financial markets of USA and Europe was mainly affected. Underlying weaknesses in financial regulations were considered as one of causes of Global Financial Crisis. As regulations are blamed in current (2007-2008) crisis it should be taken under consideration that cause lies in Basel I and Basel II. However Basel II was not fully implemented before crisis since it was entered into force in January 2008 in EU and since April 2010 in US....   [tags: regulations, accountability, instability]
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The Main Themes of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain - ... Turn him loose. He ain't no slave; he's as free as any cretur that walks this earth!" (Twain, chapter 42) Racism and slavery were a very large part of the American culture in the 1800’s. Since it was part of the culture, not everyone that supported it was truly a bad person; it was just how they had been raised to think. The society revolved around the need for slaves to help the economy prosper and the country grow. Huck’s beliefs about slavery are similar to most people’s beliefs today because most people believe everyone should be treated equally....   [tags: conforming, racism, slavery, supersition] 788 words
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How My Theory Has Changed - v. ___ a two or three page paper describing how the Associate Supervisor’s thinking has evolved in relation to the approved supervisory theories. Attach the original preface of those papers In this paper I will briefly present several enhancements to my supervisory theory as it has evolved over the last several years. Learning continues to be fun for me. I will share what I’ve been learning related to my theory of supervision through my experience and study. Process theology continues to be the anchor for my theological understanding....   [tags: Reflection] 1538 words
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Pre-Empting Liability in the School System - In today’s society many school officials are being sued in the court of law. It is very important for educators and administrators to understand the legal duties and responsibilities they face. School is to be a safe place for parents to send their children and it is the duty of the teachers, administrators, and personnel to make sure this happen. Many liability issues deals with school safety, unintentional torts, liability and negligence, supervision duties, FERPA, and student record confidentiality....   [tags: law, education]
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Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn - ​Superstition dwells in the back of every human mind. In the past a person's entire exist relied on superstition. People needed an explanation for unexplainable events. Now people wonder why superstition still exists when technology and education answer every question. Superstition lives on to give people hope, courage, and something to believe in. In Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain, Huck and Jim need something to believe in. The superstition Huckleberry Finn and Jim acquired from their culture helps them to obtain more certainty, and control over their lives....   [tags: supertition, literary analysis, novel]
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The Challenges of Managing Sex Offenders - They are many challenges faced when managing sex offenders in the community. Policy makers have to worry about the offender’s risk and needs as well as the public safety and public perception. However, by measuring the individual risk factors and matching it with supervision that is best suitable for them and treatment strategies can help reduce an offender risk from reoffending. In Nathan’s situation, he is a 39-year-old Caucasian male, is under intensive supervision since he is a pedophile. He was involved with two previous relationships in which one of the women was his wife....   [tags: treatment strategies, prison, community] 1325 words
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How My Theory Has Changed - In this paper I will briefly present several enhancements to my supervisory theory as it has evolved over the last several years. I will share what I’ve been learning related to my theory of supervision through my experience of supervision, study, consultation, and continuing education. Process theology continues to be the anchor for my theological understanding. The events in my religious denomination, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, surrounding the ordination of gay and lesbian clergy in committed relationships (of which I am one) have brought me to a greater appreciation for what it means to be from the reformed tradition....   [tags: Reflection Paper] 1612 words
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The Texas Department of Corrections and Norwegian Correctional Services - ... The New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision is responsible for the confinement of approximately 54,700 individuals under custody held at 58 state facilities and 36,500 parolees supervised throughout seven regional offices. The statistical data for Texas reveals that the Texas Department of Criminal justice manages more than 152,303 offenders in over 100 facilities, including state prisons, state jails, substance abuse felony punishment facilities and private correctional facilities that contract with TDCJ....   [tags: organization comparison and contrast] 619 words
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Return to Society from Prison - Question 1 Parole and reentry are two terms from different ends of the spectrum when describing how prisoners find themselves back in their respective communities after serving a prison sentence behind bars. Reentry is a strategy in which offenders are prepared to return home from prison, and parole is simply a matter of supervision. Parole Parole as defined by Gideon and Sung (2011, p. 307), refers to individuals who have been released from prison and are being supervised in the community. In general, parole was originally designed as a crime reduction strategy intended to ensure the safety of the community....   [tags: parole, offender, supervise] 2901 words
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Self as a Supervisor - I would like to start this self-evaluation by first giving a simple definition of supervision. I found two definitions that I feel describe supervision in a way that helps me to keep some important goals in mind. First, according to Brashears (1995) supervision is an opportunity for the supervisor to use this unique relationship as a process to enable other social workers to practice to the best of their abilities. The second definition I found was from Tsui (2005). which states that supervision is used to ensure clients receive maximum services, limit inappropriate staff responses to clients, enables workers to deliver more effective care, address concerns, receive feedback, maintain standa...   [tags: Business Administration] 1951 words
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The Philosophy of Community Policing - ... Memphis’s is a Community Outreach Program (C.O.P.) that was developed to reduce juvenile violence. Pasadena’s came up with the diversion program, which is the alternative to juvenile court for first-time juvenile offenders who are charged with minor crimes. Of the 2,400 offenders that went through their program, 83% had a recidivism success rate, and only a 17% recidivism success rate for offenders who did not participate in the program (Police Assessment Resource Center, 2006). There are also differences within each of these agencies community-policing programs....   [tags: public safety, law enforcement, juveniles]
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Document Analysis: Duty of Care Policy for Students (Western Australia) - Introduction The Duty of Care for Students Policy Western Australia (The Policy) is an important document which outlines the responsibilities of everyone who has contact with children in schools and their level of care. It outlines the various situations in which the policy applies and who is governed by the policy. It gives clear guidelines for actions to be taken under specific circumstances and covers the liabilities should a student come to harm. This document analysis will outline the rationale behind the writing of the Policy, the issues covered, its importance and who is subject to its requirements....   [tags: Education]
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Legal Responsability of Civil Engineers in Hong Kong - ... Detailed duties of supervision include supervision on soil nailing and foundation, which have to be carried out periodically according to the Building Ordinance and Regulations, as mentioned in the code of practice⑵. For an engineer who have followed this code of practice, he or she have bear the legal responsibilities as stated by the ordinance regarding quality and safety control of the structure. To assure the responsibility of engineers, the Building (Administration) Regulation requires engineers to submit the plans of the construction to the Building Authority⑶....   [tags: codes of practice for building & bridge structures]
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Ethical Issues in Group Work - Group therapy has become a popular form of therapy lately; it used to be used more as a last option, but now group therapy is often the first or better choice for some clients. Group therapy can be helpful in an assortment of ways. Group counseling has provided constructive results, Corey, Corey, & Callanan (2011) explain some factors that have helped “such as skilled leaders, appropriately referred group members, and defined goals” (p.480). There are many different types of group therapy. I think practitioners should know not only how too effectively handle group therapy if they are doing group work, but if group is the right choice for everyone involved....   [tags: Group Therapy, Screening]
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Alternative to Incarceration Intermediate Sanctions - Introduction Alternatives to incarceration have been explored in recent years due to the overcrowding in the correctional system. Intermediate sanctions is one of those alternatives. Intermediate sanctions have long way been used in the United States due to the benefits and options that it offers from saving money to reducing overcrowding but it does, however, have its unfortunate faults. There are many programs within intermediate sanctions that work and some that fall behind. Intermediate sanctions is an alternative to the costly prison system but to what end....   [tags: overcrowding in the correctional system] 1275 words
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Therapist and Counselor Training - Training to be a therapist or counselor is stressful and involves significant shifts in identity, self-knowledge and confidence. Most of these changes appear to be linked to starting work with clients (Edwards & Patterson, 2012). The practicum or clinical experience portion of a therapist or counselor’s training is arguably the most important part of the program. It is also one of the most stressful and overwhelming times in a therapist trainee’s academic career. Trainees’ clinical internships involve multiple challenges; developing competence with clients is only one challenge that beginning practicum students face....   [tags: significant shifts, stressful, medical]
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Probation Officers Methodology - ... Moreover, perhaps because officers may perceive certain strategies as less time-consuming and resource-intensive, one answer that has been given to probation officers is to encourage them to talk tough with offenders. Essentially, this strategy involves intensive supervision combined with officers threatening offenders with revocation if caught violating supervision conditions. In my opinion, this approach has been shown to be ineffective at reducing recidivism and should be removed from any best practices tool....   [tags: corrections, law enforcement] 930 words
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