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  • In Favor of Class Size Amendment in Florida

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    In Favor of Class Size Amendment in Florida Merely glimpsing into a handful of the classrooms that scatter the state should signal that we have a blatant problem with too many students. With an average of 23 students per teacher from kindergarten to fifth grade and a staggering average of almost 28 per teacher in high schools, one might wonder exactly how any young person can obtain a comprehensive education. The correlations between classroom sizes and school grades around the state clearly depict

  • The Class-Size Amendment Must be Repealed in Florida!

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    The Class-Size Amendment Must be Repealed in Florida! The latest amendment to the Florida constitution reduces the average class size in schools around the state. Although many people believe that smaller class size will help students learn by giving them more time individually with their teacher, studies prove that class size has little or no effect on student achievement. The class-size amendment is a waste of non-existent money, and in the long run, it will only hurt Florida’s economy and

  • Amendment 66: Tax Increase for Education Initutive

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    alarming and should create concern for the future of our country. This statistic is one of the motivating factors behind the proposed Amendment 66. The following text will explain Amendment 66, why it will not help kids the way it was advertised to the voting public, how it hurts small businesses, and why it is ultimately wrong for Colorado. First off, what is Amendment 66? This proposed amendment’s official name is the Tax Increase for Education Initiative, which would increase the state’s income

  • Does Class Size Matter?

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    The effect of a class size is more significant than one might think. The benefits of a smaller class usually take place when the class is less than 20 students, and are stronger for the earlier years of school. By reducing the class size, the distraction is also being reduced. There are numerous benefits of a small class. Smaller class size has led to increased student achievement, better morale for teachers, and better life outcomes in the future for students who were in small classes at a young

  • The Case Of The US V. Jones Case Is Judicial Review?

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    not the Fourth Amendment was violated (). Since this case was not black and white and did bring up many questions as to what was constitutional, the judges had to use judicial review. Judicial review is the power that allows judges to interpret the meaning of laws (Class, March 13). Once a law is understood a certain way, the people must follow it (Class, __). The U.S. v Jones case deals with the Bill of Rights (United, 1). This is due to the circumstance that the Fourth Amendment is included in

  • Clean Air Act Title VI

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    chlorine molecule destroys ozone at an alarming rate, with one catalytic Cl being able to account for the destruction of 100,000 ozone molecules... ... middle of paper ... ...e previous years had shown a general trend of increase in ozone hole size. Now, the effects of the Clean Air Act being realized. Hopefully, through the efforts of the EPA and other groups throughout the world, the problem of stratospheric ozone depletion can be handled and even decreased. But more can be done. While the

  • Equal Rights Amendment

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    Rights Amendment, 1972-1872 Alice Paul and the National Woman's Party first introduced the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) to Congress in 1923. From its inception, the amendment had been meant to end "special privileges" that women were afforded by the law and to build equality between the sexes. In the 1950s, support for the amendment would grow with Presidents such as Eisenhower within their ranks. In 1963, President Kennedy's Commission on the Status of Women would state that an amendment was not

  • The Fourteenth Amendment

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    In 1868, the United States Congress adopted the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution to secure citizenship rights and equal protection laws for all Americans, particularly former slaves who had been recently freed ____. The Amendment consisted of several clauses aimed to protect targeted minorities on issues from holding citizenship to guaranteeing due process. One of the most striking was the Equal Protection Clause, which required each state to provide equal protection to all people in its

  • On the Political Issues: Personal Narrative

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    of Virginia. It’s a huge concern, because anyone that wants to be able to have self-defense is for the 2nd amendment. The 2nd amendment states as a citizen, we the people have a right to keep and bear arms which shall not be infringed. The second main concern is the education reform. The education reform I am most interested in is student testing, teacher testing, teacher pay, and class size. The last main concern I have is job creation and economy growth. The reflection of employment shows how well

  • English 1113 Composition

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    I am an international student from China and this is my first semester studying at the University of Oklahoma. ENGL 1113 Principles of English Composition is the basic academic writing class for all the students at the OU. According to the First-Year Composition, English 1113 focuses on the language of power in two ways “the power of language” and “the relationship between power and language “( First-Year Composition). English 1113 helped students learn how to use language analyzing and understand