Evidence-Based Practice

Applying Research to a Case Study (Evidence-Based Practice)

To Prepare

Assignment (5 pages)

Using the Final Project Template along with Parts 1 and 2, develop the final polished submission of your Annotated Bibliography in an APA formatted paper. Make sure to include the following:

  • Introduction which includes an overview of your chosen case study, client, intervention, and mental health issue.
  • Approved Research Question.
  • Search Strategy.
  • Summaries of three scholarly articles that include Problem/Purpose, Research Question, Ethical and Cultural Considerations, Sampling, Methodology, Strengths and Limitations and the Results.
  • Evidence based practice section including summary of the findings of all articles and the answer to your research question.
  • Treatment Plan or Action Plan (for school counselors) for the selected client in the case study
  • Use Parts 1 and 2 and any previous instructor feedback to guide the development of your paper.

Instructions

Be sure to support your Final Project assignment with specific references to the Learning Resources as well as your research. Use proper APA format and citations.

The Required Media is the document called “Required Resource” Below

Matrix

Create an Evaluation Matrix Chart in MS Excel comparing 3 technology careers for each criterion.

What should be in the matrix:

Submitting the Assignment:

Create 2 Excel worksheets.

  1. The first is your Excel matrix chart with formulas to calculate weighted scores and totals using a mixed cell reference. You will see which career scored best with the raw scores and which career scored best with the weighted scores. Divide 100 points among the criteria with the highest number of points going to the criteria most important to you.
  2. The second is a chart of your results from the matrix.  The chart may be the style of your choice. It must give good information about the data in your worksheet with your matrix. Name each worksheet in the workbook appropriately. Submit your file with both worksheets into the Blackboard assignment.

An example of the matrix is in this section labeled Evaluation Matrix Tutorial as an attachment.  Watch videos in the video reference folder for guidance below.  Additional Resources available under GCFLearnFree.org section.

Do not forget to record your sources/references in APA format.

Your graded on having all of the required information:

The standardized test

 The standardized test

Standardized tests will be a part of your life as a teacher. You will not only need to know how to interpret the test results but also effectively communicate the results to parents, students, and colleagues.

  • As a teacher, what do you need to know about standardized tests?
  • What are your professional responsibilities for preparing learners to take standardized tests and communicating results from standardized tests to learners and their parents?

Note

Explain and provide rationale or specific examples to support your responses.

Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:

Review the College’s Conceptual Framework.

  • How does this topic link to the College’s Conceptual Framework and the framework’s philosophical relationship to effective teacher preparation?

Forecasting

Forecasting

Walmart Stores, Inc. (Walmart) is the largest retailing firm in the world. Building on a base of discount stores, Walmart has expanded into warehouse clubs and Supercenters, which sell traditional discount store items and grocery products. Exhibits 10.10, 10.11, and 10.12 present the fi- noncoal statements of Walmart for 2013–2015. Exhibits 4.50–4.52 (Case 4.2 in Chapter 4) also present summary financial statements for Walmart, and Exhibit 4.53 presents selected financial statement ratios for Years 2013–2015. (Note: A few of the amounts presented in Chapter 4 for Walmart differ slightly from the amounts provided here because, for purposes of computing fi- nancial analysis ratios, the Chapter 4 data have been adjusted slightly to remove the effects of nonrecurring items such as discontinued operations.)

QUESTION:

Design a spreadsheet and prepare a set of financial statement forecasts for Walmart for Year +1 to Year +5 using the assumptions that follow. Project the amounts in the order presented (unless indicated otherwise beginning with the income statement, then the balance sheet, and then the statement of cash flows. For this portion of the case, assume that Walmart will exercise its financial flexibility with the cash and cash equivalents account to balance the balance sheet.

Note

PLEASE FILL THE SPREADSHEET USING EXCEL FORMULA

Speaker Write-up

 Speaker Write-up

Use this Guest Guidance to Write-up Speakers

Note

  1. Submit a word document or pdf
  2. 3 Page Paper :–Based on Guest Speaker Presentational
  3. – 2 pages: Double Spaced, no font larger than 12 pt, standard 1-1.25” margins

– Include the following elements:

· Provide a brief introduction describing the purpose of the presentation.

· Describe the role of the speaker’s and their organization.

· Describe how the speaker and their organization helps promote ethical behavior in the accounting profession.

· Name at least one take away from the speaker’s presentation.

Instructions

You have to watch the video from the link below and write a paper following the instruction above.

Interpersonal Communication

Interpersonal Communication

Initial Post Instructions

Read the lesson for this week. Then, complete the Listening Exercise in the Listen Up! section of this week’s lesson. Use this exercise to evaluate your listening skills. Then, address the following, using the provided headings to format your post:

  • Listening Score
  • Example
    • Using the information from the exercise, describe an instance when you failed to be an effective listener.
    • Also, in this section, include an example of when you found it difficult to listen when communicating with someone from a different culture.
  • Reflections
    • Respond to the following prompt in full sentences, making connections to the ideas contained in the listening chapter assigned for the week as well as including information from an outside source. Explain your thought process and provide examples to give further explanation to your description of why you felt the way you did.
      • Share a time when you experienced a breakdown in the listening process.
      • What do you believe was the reason you failed to listen effectively?
      • Share potential listening barriers that might have been present.
      • What could you have done differently to improve your listening?
  • References
    • Place your two APA citations in this section.

Follow-Up Post Instructions

Respond to at least one peer or the instructor. Further the dialogue by providing more information and clarification.

Writing Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 posts (1 initial & 1 follow-up)
  • Minimum of 2 sources cited (assigned readings/online lessons and an outside scholarly source)
  • APA format for in-text citations and list of references

Grading

This activity will be graded using the Discussion Grading Rubric. Please review the following link:

implementation of health programs

Involvement of community coalitions and consortia in the implementation of health programs

  1. Select and answer one of the following questions:
    1. Involvement of community coalitions and consortia in the implementation of health programs has become widespread. What would be possible and appropriate measures or indicators of having implemented community coalitions or consortia as part of the program delivery?
    2. What would you suggest as methods and techniques to avoid the failure of interventions? Justify your ideas in terms of the various ways that interventions can fail.
    3. To obtain accurate measures of coverage, what information systems and data collection methods need to be in place? Which steps can ensure that these elements are put in place in a timely manner?

Instructions

Please start your Discussion with the Question so people know what you are discussing.

  1. Look at the rubric below to see what I am looking for.
  2. There is no specific word count, but 200-500 words are probably adequate.
  3. Secondary responses.
  4. To get the credit you must engage in discussion.  This is your main assignment for the week. “I like what you said,” “Great article” or similar are not adequate responses.
    1. A response has no specific word count, but likely 50-150 words are adequate.

Social Network Sites

Social Network Sites

A reflection on discussing both sides of the social capital argument presented in the articles you read this week. What is digital inequality?  What risks and needs do you negotiate in your own Social Network Sites usage?

Instructions

1000 words minimum + Reference page

Data Identify Challenges

Data Identify Challenges

Prior to writing your analysis, reflect on the following questions as informed by equity and social justice lenses:

Note

Organize your data (CAEP A.1.1;) so that it helps you accurately interpret the results (spreadsheets, tables, graphs, charts, etc.). Write an analysis that explains the gaps in the data in relation to equity and social justice concerns. The gaps are determined by synthesizing the differences between the results the school is getting with its current processes, and the results the school should want to achieve (what is and what should be).

 

Cultural Diversity

Cultural Diversity

Instructions

In this course, you will be creating templates each week that will celebrate your growing awareness of cultural diversity.  The template is a collection of images, videos, and reflections all centered on the weekly theme found in your unit Learning Content.  The template is divided into portions representing different aspects of the humanities including dance, music, literature, art, and others that will create a text reflecting your awareness of cultural diversity.

For the first unit, you will explore your unique contributions to cultural diversity.

  • Download the Journey Begins with You Template
  • Follow the template instructions
  • Demonstrate your understanding of key concepts from the weekly content by including analysis of specific evidence in your responses within the template.
  • Use in-text citations and APA formatting for all source material references in your template.
  • Upload the completed template to this assessment.
  • The grading criteria for this assignment are outlined in the rubric below.

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