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New Zealand Censorship Database
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This is a series of New Zealand classifications of Gal*Gun: Double Peace . Title Gal*Gun: Double Peace Publication number 1600969.000 Medium Computer Game Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 167107_44_4_107055.pdf (Register Page - Corrigendum) 164726_35_4_107055.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-04-10 Language Japanese, English Country Japan Classification body Film & Literature Board of Review (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(3) - Chief Censor's Own Motion...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Wicked Camper HZN623 . Title Wicked Camper HZN623 Publication number 1700237.000 Medium Vehicle Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Associated documents 168604_36_4_108365.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-07-14 Language English Country New Zealand Related publications 1700234.000 1700235.000 1700236.000 Classification body Office of Film...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Wicked Camper GCT784 . Title Wicked Camper GCT784 Publication number 1700236.000 Medium Vehicle Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Associated documents 168603_36_4_108364.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-07-14 Language English Country New Zealand Related publications 1700234.000 1700235.000 1700237.000 Classification body Office of Film...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Criminal Girls: Invite Only . Title Criminal Girls: Invite Only Publication number 1700225.000 Medium Computer Game Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 168149_35_4_108301.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-06-26 Language English Country Japan Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(3) - Chief Censor's Own Motion
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This is a New Zealand classification of Wicked Camper EFH750 . Title Wicked Camper EFH750 Publication number 1700235.000 Medium Vehicle Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Associated documents 168608_36_4_108363.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-07-14 Language English Country New Zealand Related publications 1700234.000 1700236.000 1700237.000 Classification body Office of Film...
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This volume contains selected papers submitted to the 15th Annual International Conference of the Bulgarian Comparative Education Society (BCES), held in June 2017 in Borovets, Bulgaria, and papers submitted to the 5th International Partner Conference of the International Research Centre (IRC) "Scientific Cooperation," Rostov-on-Don, Russia, organized as part of the BCES Conference. The 15th BCES conference theme is "Current Business and Economics Driven Discourse and Education:...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Foreign Countries, Conference Papers, Comparative Education, International Studies,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Cat Sick Blues . Title Cat Sick Blues Publication number 1700027.000 Medium DVD Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166194_35_4_107511.pdf (Register Page) Excisions Recommended but not made Registration date 2017-03-20 Language English Country Australia Related publications 1700027.001 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 12(1) - Labelling Body Running time At Submission:...
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This 2017 annotated bibliography reviews seven postsecondary peer cooperative learning programs that have been implemented nationally to increase student achievement. An extensive literature search was conducted of published journal articles, newspaper accounts, book chapters, books, ERIC documents, thesis and dissertations, online documents, and unpublished reports. Peer learning programs in this bibliography meet the following characteristics: (a) program must have been implemented at the...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Cooperative Learning, Annotated Bibliographies, Academic Achievement, Peer Groups,...
In today's generation of digital natives, students find it unexciting to sit down and read literary texts in its entirety. Thus, students nowadays hardly understand and appreciate literature as a subject. This calls for additional challenge to teachers who had been used to deliver their lessons or any subject matter in traditional ways. This study used descriptive-correlational research design to unveil the most effective viewing teaching techniques that will help develop the viewing...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Undergraduate Students, Literature, Teaching Methods, Comprehension, Films, Video...
The question of how the U.S. will develop a citizenry with the skills necessary to meet the challenges of the 21st century has attracted the attention of legislators, scientists, and educators. Answering this question leads inevitably to its roots: how well are we preparing young children to enter kindergarten ready to learn? Educators in k-12 school systems are faced with wide disparities in skill levels of entering kindergarteners, which means that all too many children are already far behind...
Topics: ERIC Archive, School Readiness, Preschool Education, Preschool Children, Child Development, Low...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Pthc 10 years old dildo part1.flv . Title Pthc 10 years old dildo part1.flv Publication number 1700120.013 Medium Video File Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 167327_35_4_107895.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-05-17 Related publications 1700120.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 29(1) - Courts Running time At Submission: 3:43 At Classification: 3:43
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The national picture of school behaviour is complex, but numerous indicators suggest that it can be better in a great number of schools and contexts. Every leader should consciously aspire to the very best behaviour possible in their schools as a matter of priority. There are a number of strategies that schools with outstanding behaviour use frequently, and these should be shared and made available to all school leaders in order for them to decide if they are appropriate for their schools. This...
Topics: ERIC Archive, School Culture, Foreign Countries, Student Behavior, Behavior Modification,...
Mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) in schools have positive effects on cognitive and socio-emotional processes, but do not improve behavior and academic achievement. The use of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) in schools has been on the rise. Schools are using MBI's to reduce student stress and anxiety and improve socio-emotional competencies, student behavior and academic achievement. MBIs have small, positive effects on cognitive and socio-emotional processes but these effects were...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Perception, Metacognition, Intervention, Cognitive Ability, Academic Achievement,...
Since the World Education Forum in Dakar in 2000, efforts and commitments at both national and international levels have brought significant progress in education systems with a view to reducing inequity between girls and boys. Among the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) partner developing countries, the primary Gross Enrollment Rate (GER) Gender Parity Index (GPI) increased from 0.82 in 2000 to 0.93 in 2013, and the Primary Completion Rate (PCR) GPI increased from 0.81 to 0.90, for the...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Womens Education, Gender Issues, Foreign Countries, Developing Nations, Global...
This Workshop on Survey Methods in Education Research tool consists of a facilitator guide and workshop handouts. The toolkit is intended for use by state or district education leaders and others who want to conduct training on developing and administering surveys. The facilitator guide provides materials related to various phases of the survey development process, including planning a survey, borrowing from existing surveys, writing survey items, pretesting surveys, sampling, survey...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Surveys, Research Design, Methods, Educational Research, Focus Groups, Planning,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Jenny #(Pthc) 9Yo Jenny Blows Dad & Dog.mpg . Title Jenny #(Pthc) 9Yo Jenny Blows Dad & Dog.mpg Publication number 1700120.077 Medium Video File Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 167383_35_4_107960.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-05-17 Language English Related publications 1700120.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 29(1) - Courts Running time At...
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The breadth of the symbolic, linguistic and practical articulation of Tasawwuf philosophy includes concepts pertinent to education. Tasawwuf distinguishes itself as a site for the development of moral sensibility and mindfulness ("taqwa"), as an intellectuality recognizing the sense and purpose of faith ("?ikma and ma?rifa"), and as a creator/creation-observant consciousness ("i?san"). Tasawwuf includes among its pedagogical aims cognitive and spiritual...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Foreign Countries, Educational Philosophy, Religious Factors, Religious Education,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of The Olive Tree . Title The Olive Tree Other known titles El Olivo Publication number 1700166.000 Medium Film (online) Current decision Unrestricted M Unrestricted: Suitable for mature audiences 16 years of age and over. Descriptive note Offensive language Associated documents 167077_35_4_108094.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-05-04 Language German, Spanish, English, French Country Spain, Germany Classification body Office of Film and Literature...
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A new movement in American higher education aims to transform the teaching of civics. This report is a study of what that movement is, where it came from, and why Americans should be concerned. What we call the "New Civics" redefines civics as progressive political activism. Rooted in the radical program of the 1960s' New Left, the New Civics presents itself as an up-to-date version of volunteerism and good works. Though camouflaged with soft rhetoric, the New Civics, properly...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Universities, Civics, Teaching Methods, Educational Practices, College Programs, Case...
This study analyzes "City of Glass," a postmodernist detective novella (or anti-detective) of the "New York Trilogy" by Paul Auster in terms of postmodernist elements and techniques such as metafiction, parody, intertextuality, irony and like. In doing so, some information about Auster's life and the plot of the work are also offered to the reader to make the analysis more concrete. Last but not least, this study is also thought to be useful for students enrolled in English...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Novels, Postmodernism, Authors, Literary Devices, Literature, Second Language...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Chicago P.D. Season 2 (Disc 5) . Title Chicago P.D. Season 2 (Disc 5) Other known titles Chicago P.D. Season 2 (Episodes 17-20) Publication number 1700644.004 Medium DVD Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence, sexual themes and content that may disturb Associated documents 173696_35_4_109795.pdf (Register Page) Registration...
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This is a New Zealand classification of The Fast And The Fierce . Title The Fast And The Fierce Publication number 1700232.000 Medium DVD Current decision R13 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 13 years. Descriptive note Violence and offensive language Associated documents 167788_35_4_108358.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-06-07 Language English Country United States Classification body Office of Film and...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Sue And Tim Play Conkers . Title Sue And Tim Play Conkers Publication number 1700540.014 Medium Film (online) Current decision Unrestricted G Unrestricted: Suitable for general audiences. Associated documents 171399_35_4_109407.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-09-22 Language English Country Aotearoa New Zealand Related publications 1700540.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Jigsaw . Title Jigsaw Other known titles Saw VIII Publication number 1700533.000 Medium Film Current decision R18 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 18 years. Descriptive note Torture and sadistic violence Associated documents 171556_35_4_109372.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-10-02 Language English Country United States, Canada Classification body Office of Film and...
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This is a New Zealand classification of One Bar (Paekakariki School) . Title One Bar (Paekakariki School) Publication number 1700172.008 Medium Film (online) Current decision Unrestricted PG Unrestricted: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. Associated documents 166989_35_4_108109.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-05-02 Language English Country New Zealand Related publications 1700172.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–)...
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This is a New Zealand classification of The Cannabis Encyclopedia . Title The Cannabis Encyclopedia Publication number 1700420.000 Medium Book Current decision R18 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 18 years. Associated documents 169813_36_4_108954.pdf (Register Page) Display conditions When the book is on public display, the classification given to the book must be shown by way of a label issued in accordance with a...
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This is a New Zealand classification of niño mamando verga 5 ninos teniendo sexo gay parte 1 nombre de busqueda mas rapida tito35niños . Title niño mamando verga 5 ninos teniendo sexo gay parte 1 nombre de busqueda mas rapida tito35niños Publication number 1700430.005 Medium Video File Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 169720_35_4_109047.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-08-29 Related publications 1700430.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Lucifer: The Complete Second Season (Disc 3) . Title Lucifer: The Complete Second Season (Disc 3) Other known titles Lucifer: Season 2 (Episodes 13-18) Publication number 1700404.002 Medium DVD Current decision R13 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 13 years. Descriptive note Violence and sexual references Associated documents 169202_35_4_108885.pdf (Register Page) Registration...
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The nation's schools should be safe havens for teaching and learning, free of crime and violence. Any instance of crime or violence at school not only affects the individuals involved, but also may disrupt the educational process and affect bystanders, the school itself, and the surrounding community. Establishing reliable indicators of the current state of school crime and safety across the nation and regularly updating and monitoring these indicators are important in ensuring the safety of...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Crime, Violence, School Safety, National Surveys, Suspension, Expulsion, Delinquency,...
In the five years since the first National Education Policy Center (NEPC) "Annual Report on Virtual Education" was released in 2013, virtual education has continued to be a focal point for policymakers. Proponents argue that virtual education can expand student choices and improve the efficiency of public education. In particular, full-time virtual schools (also sometimes referred to as virtual charter schools, virtual academies, online schools or cyber schools) have attracted a great...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Virtual Classrooms, Blended Learning, Public Schools, Traditional Schools,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of (pthc lolifuck) 10yo katrina - doggystyle (new 2007).wmv . Title (pthc lolifuck) 10yo katrina - doggystyle (new 2007).wmv Publication number 1700120.049 Medium Video File Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 167411_35_4_107932.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-05-18 Related publications 1700120.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 29(1) - Courts Running time At...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Crocodile . Title Crocodile Other known titles Ag-o Publication number 1700359.000 Medium DVD Current decision R18 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 18 years. Descriptive note Violence, sexual violence, sex scenes and content that may disturb Associated documents 168713_35_4_108684.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-07-20 Language Korean Country South Korea Related...
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This handbook has been conceived as a guide for young researchers embarking on the exciting journey of investigating different aspects of plurilingual education. The text can also serve to review ideas previously encountered, and perhaps as a means of interrogating research methodologies in plurilingual contexts for those who already have ample experience under their belt. The idea of carrying out research can seem daunting at the beginning for those who are not immersed in the world of...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Qualitative Research, Research Methodology, Multilingualism, Guides, Teacher...
This study was carried out to investigate Effective Classroom Management and Students' Academic Performance in Secondary schools in Uyo Local Government Area. Four research questions and four null hypotheses were formulated to guide the study. The survey design was adopted for the study. The population of 2044 Senior Secondary School One (SS1) students with a sample of 200 students selected from 5 public secondary schools in 4 clans within the study area. A researcher -- made questionnaire was...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Foreign Countries, Classroom Techniques, Academic Achievement, Secondary School...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Love Off The Cuff . Title Love Off The Cuff Other known titles Chun Giu Gau Chi Ming Publication number 1700180.000 Medium Film (online) Current decision R13 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 13 years. Descriptive note Offensive language, sexual references and deals with suicide Associated documents 166926_35_4_108136.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-04-27 Language...
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This study, which is an experimental research with pre-test and post-test control groups, aims to determine the effectiveness of the Synectics Instructional Model on foreign language vocabulary teaching. The research was conducted with two experimental and two control groups and 82 students taking part in these groups. The experimental application of the research was carried out during the fall semester of 2016-2017, with a total of 16 class hours in English reading course in English...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Second Language Instruction, English (Second Language), Pretests Posttests, Program...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Eas003.jpg . Title Eas003.jpg Publication number 1601013.001 Medium Image File Current decision R18 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 18 years. Associated documents 165493_36_4_107241.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-02-17 Related publications 1601013.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(b) -...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Kaabil . Title Kaabil Publication number 1700018.000 Medium Film Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence, sexual violence and content that may disturb Associated documents 164933_35_4_107495.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-01-24 Language Hindi Country India Related publications 1700018.001 Classification body Office...
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Tomorrow's inventors and scientists are today's curious young children--as long as those children are given ample chances to explore and are guided by adults equipped to support them. "STEM Starts Early" is the culmination of a deep inquiry by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and New America embarked on an exploratory project, funded by the NSF, to: (1) better understand the challenges to and opportunities in STEM learning as documented in a review of early childhood...
Topics: ERIC Archive, STEM Education, Early Childhood Education, Interviews, Teacher Educators,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Younger: Season 1 (Disc 2) . Title Younger: Season 1 (Disc 2) Other known titles Younger: Season 1 (Episodes 7-12) Publication number 1700016.001 Medium DVD Current decision Unrestricted M Unrestricted: Suitable for mature audiences 16 years of age and over. Descriptive note Drug use and sexual references Associated documents 165552_35_4_107484.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-02-17 Language English Country United States Related publications...
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"The Condition of Education 2017" is a congressionally mandated annual report summarizing the latest data on education in the United States. This report is designed to help policymakers and the public monitor educational progress. This year's report includes 50 indicators on topics ranging from prekindergarten through postsecondary education, as well as labor force outcomes and international comparisons. "The Condition" includes an "At a Glance" section, which...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Educational Indicators, Preschool Education, Elementary Secondary Education,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Hidden Agenda . Title Hidden Agenda Publication number 1700609.000 Medium Console Game Current decision R13 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 13 years. Descriptive note Violence, offensive language and content that may disturb Associated documents 173158_35_4_109644.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-10-30 Language English Country United Kingdom Classification body...
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The purpose of this study was to examine the effectiveness of using group story-mapping on ESL students with a learning disability in reading comprehension. The researcher focused on a specific graphic organizer in this study, called Group Story-Mapping. This strategy required students with learning disabilities involving reading comprehension to identify the five main areas for recording a narrative story: setting, characters, problem, solution, and opinion. This strategy can also help...
Topics: ERIC Archive, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Learning Disabilities, Reading...
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This is a New Zealand classification of data_3_embedded_1008 . Title data_3_embedded_1008 Publication number 1700600.001 Medium Image File Current decision R18 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 18 years. Associated documents 173689_36_4_109623.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-11-30 Related publications 1700600.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel...
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In the Yoruba society, proverbs have been and still remain powerful and effective instruments of transmitting ideas, motive, knowledge and social morality from generation to generations. This is because proverbs reflect societal values of the people. Like any other group of people, the Yorubas are interested in the maintenance of personal health and hygiene. Consequently several Yoruba proverbs abound which may be used to ensure good health. This paper examines some of these proverbs and...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Proverbs, Language Usage, African Languages, African Culture, Information...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Ruiner . Title Ruiner Publication number 1700607.000 Medium Computer Game Current decision R13 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 13 years. Descriptive note Violence, offensive language and sexual themes Associated documents 172874_35_4_109641.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-10-18 Language English Country Poland Classification body Office of Film and Literature...
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As colleges educate a more diverse and global student population, there is increased need to ensure every student succeeds regardless of their differences. This paper explores the relationship between equity and assessment, addressing the question: how consequential can assessment be to learning when assessment approaches may not be inclusive of diverse learners? The paper argues that for assessment to meet the goal of improving student learning and authentically document what students know and...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Student Diversity, Evaluation Methods, Student Evaluation, Cultural Relevance,...
This paper deals with the problems of teaching English as a foreign language (EFL) and as a lingua franca (ELF) in the Italian educational system and, in particular, with introducing language variation in the English class. After briefly illustrating how English teaching has changed in the last few decades, an outline is drawn of what happens in the Italian school system today from child care to university as far as English teaching is concerned. The second part of the contribution focuses on...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Kingsman: The Golden Circle . Title Kingsman: The Golden Circle Publication number 1700503.000 Medium Film Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence, offensive language, drug use and sex scenes Associated documents 169856_35_4_109297.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-09-01 Language English Country United States, United...
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"The Mentoring Toolkit 2.0: Resources for Developing Programs for Incarcerated Youth" provides information, program descriptions, and links to important resources that can assist juvenile correctional facilities and other organizations to design effective mentoring programs for neglected and delinquent youth, particularly those who are incarcerated. Section 1, "Mentoring: A Promising Intervention Strategy," contains a review of the literature on effective mentoring...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Mentors, Guides, Program Development, Institutionalized Persons, Correctional...
The term "assistive technologies" refers to the equipment, devices and apparatus, and the services, systems, processes and adaptations made to the environment that support and facilitate their functions, used by persons with special education needs. This study is a literature review of the use of assistive technologies in the education of students with special educational needs. To compile the works related to this subject, electronic databases, journals and other relevant sources...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Assistive Technology, Disabilities, Special Needs Students, Literature Reviews,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3 (Disc 3) . Title Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3 (Disc 3) Other known titles Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3 (Episodes 11-14)/ Marvel's Agents Of SHIELD: Season 3 (Episodes 11-14) Publication number 1700011.002 Medium Blu-ray disc Current decision R13 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 13 years. Descriptive note...
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With the expansion of communication in the globalised world, translation has gained importance all over the world. Books, articles, magazines have been translated for over years. A new field in translation is song translation. The aim of the study is to analyze translation strategies that are applied in the translation process of songs in Walt Disney's Animated Musical Movies; namely "Hercules" (1997) and "Frozen" (2013) into Turkish within the framework of Skopos Theory....
Topics: ERIC Archive, Translation, Turkish, Films, Guidelines, Linguistic Theory, Singing, Music,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Fargo: Season 3 (Disc 2) . Title Fargo: Season 3 (Disc 2) Other known titles Fargo: Season 3 (Episodes 3-5) Publication number 1700510.001 Medium DVD Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence, offensive language, drug use and sexual material Associated documents 171201_35_4_109322.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-09-18...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Game Of Thrones: Season 7 (Disc 1) . Title Game Of Thrones: Season 7 (Disc 1) Other known titles Game Of Thrones: Season 7 (Episodes 1-3)/ Game Of Thrones: The Complete Seventh Season (Disc 1) Publication number 1700621.000 Medium Blu-ray disc Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence, nudity, sex scenes, offensive language and...
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This report uses statistics to examine current conditions and changes over time in education activities and outcomes for different racial/ethnic groups in the United States. This report shows that over time, students in the racial/ethnic groups of White, Black, Hispanic, Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Two or more races have completed high school and continued their education in college in increasing numbers. Despite these gains, the rate of...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Trend Analysis, Statistical Analysis, Racial Differences, Ethnic Groups, Whites,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of House Of Cards: Season 5 (Disc 1) . Title House Of Cards: Season 5 (Disc 1) Other known titles House Of Cards: Season 5 (Episodes 501-504) / House Of Cards: Season 5 (Chapters 53-56) Publication number 1700455.000 Medium DVD Current decision Unrestricted M Unrestricted: Suitable for mature audiences 16 years of age and over. Descriptive note Sex scenes, offensive language and content that may disturb Associated documents 169595_35_4_109126.pdf (Register...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Apc021.MP4 . Title Apc021.MP4 Publication number 1600976.010 Medium Video File Current decision R18 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 18 years. Associated documents 164616_35_4_107081.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-01-05 Related publications 1600976.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(b) -...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Wynonna Earp: Series 1 (Disc 1) . Title Wynonna Earp: Series 1 (Disc 1) Other known titles Wynonna Earp: Series 1 (Episodes 1 -5) Publication number 1700233.000 Medium DVD Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence and horror Associated documents 167791_35_4_108359.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-06-07 Language English...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Player Unknown's Battlegrounds . Title Player Unknown's Battlegrounds Other known titles Player Unknown's Battlegrounds: The Ultimate Life & Death Fight / PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Publication number 1700691.000 Medium Computer Game Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence Associated documents 173684_35_4_109979.pdf...
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State chiefs have new responsibilities under the Every Student Succeeds Act, but their formal powers are still limited. Despite these constraints, the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) analysis finds that chiefs can make a difference by wielding their powers strategically, to build coalitions and persuade others. While turnover in the field is high, with 70% of current chiefs on the job less than two years, newcomers are taking their seats at a time of opportunity. Drawing on...
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Our study aimed at finding out the effectiveness of corpus-based vocabulary teaching activities as well as students' attitudes towards concordance-based materials when corpus-based tasks in English vocabulary learning are used. The study was conducted in a preparatory school in a private university. The participants were 28 intermediate level students whose native language was Turkish and they were between the age of 17 and 20. They were placed into two intact groups as experimental and control...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Inspire: Winter 1436/2014 (Issue 13) . Title Inspire: Winter 1436/2014 (Issue 13) Other known titles inspire-magazine-issue-13 Publication number 1700065.031 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166454_36_4_107631.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-03-30 Language English, Arabic Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Wentworth: Season 5 (Disc 4) . Title Wentworth: Season 5 (Disc 4) Other known titles Wentworth: Season 5 (Episodes 10-12) Publication number 1700465.003 Medium DVD Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Violence, sexual references, offensive language and drug use Associated documents 169650_35_4_109143.pdf (Register Page) Registration...
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The responsibility for college success has historically rested with the student, but since the 1980s, educators have taken increasing ownership of this, designing structures that increase the likelihood of learning, success, and retention. These efforts have included a variety of initiatives--first year seminars, learning communities, writing-intensive courses, common intellectual experiences, service-learning, undergraduate research, and senior capstones among others--that have come to be...
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The paper highlights the violations of students' human rights in schools. The problem is the incident that took place at a school in Pretoria in 2016 where Black girls protested against the School's Code of Conduct relating to hairstyle. Qualitative approach was used to collect information through a literature review and desk-top research methods. Black girls claimed they were discriminated against and the protest serves as an example to demonstrate students' human rights violations when...
Topics: ERIC Archive, Civil Rights, School Policy, School Uniforms, Foreign Countries, Blacks, Qualitative...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Inspire: Summer 1432/2011 (Issue 6) . Title Inspire: Summer 1432/2011 (Issue 6) Other known titles inspire-magazine-6 Publication number 1700065.023 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166456_36_4_107623.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-03-30 Language English, Arabic Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(c) -...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Inspire: Spring 2016/1437 (Issue 15) . Title Inspire: Spring 2016/1437 (Issue 15) Other known titles inspire-magazine-15 Publication number 1700065.027 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166751_36_4_107627.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-04-18 Language English, Arabic Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(c) -...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Inspire: Fall 1431/2010 (Issue 2) . Title Inspire: Fall 1431/2010 (Issue 2) Other known titles inspire-magazine-2 Publication number 1700065.019 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166128_36_4_107619.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-03-15 Language English, Arabic Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(c) - Chief...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Inspire: Summer 1436/2015 (Issue 14) . Title Inspire: Summer 1436/2015 (Issue 14) Other known titles inspire-magazine-14 Publication number 1700065.026 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166461_36_4_107626.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-03-30 Language English, Arabic Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(c) -...
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This is a New Zealand classification of AAAA Big cock for this schoolgirl Lara Brookes . Title AAAA Big cock for this schoolgirl Lara Brookes Publication number 1700231.004 Medium Video File Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 168193_35_4_108353.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-06-28 Language English Related publications 1700231.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(ab) - Commissioner of Police...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Inspire Guide: Orlando Operation . Title Inspire Guide: Orlando Operation Other known titles Al Qaeda Press Release 17/6/2016 Publication number 1700065.015 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166124_36_4_107615.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-03-15 Language English Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(c) -...
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"The Evidence Base for How We Learn: Supporting Students' Social, Emotional, and Academic Development" articulates the scientific consensus regarding how people learn. The research brief presents a set of consensus statements--developed and unanimously signed onto by the Commission's Council of Distinguished Scientists--that affirm the interconnectedness of social, emotional, and academic development as central to the learning process. The brief draws from brain science, medicine,...
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This is a New Zealand classification of Dabiq: Issue 15 (1437 Shawwal) . Title Dabiq: Issue 15 (1437 Shawwal) Other known titles Dabiq15 Publication number 1700065.014 Medium Magazine Current decision Objectionable Associated documents 166750_36_4_107614.pdf (Register Page) Registration date 2017-04-18 Language English, Arabic Related publications 1700065.000 Classification body Office of Film and Literature Classification (1994–) Submission channel Section 13(1)(c) - Chief Censor Grants Leave
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This is a New Zealand classification of Van Helsing: Season 1 (Disc 4) . Title Van Helsing: Season 1 (Disc 4) Other known titles Van Helsing: Season 1 (Episodes 11 - 13) Publication number 1700665.003 Medium DVD Current decision R16 Objectionable except if the availability of the publication is restricted to persons who have attained the age of 16 years. Descriptive note Horror, graphic violence and offensive language Associated documents 173854_35_4_109872.pdf (Register Page) Registration date...
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