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Academic standards under pressure

Cohen, Michael

Academic standards under pressure

the case of Swansea

by Cohen, Michael

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Published by Michael Cohen & Colwyn Williamson in Swansea .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University College of Swansea. -- Department of Philosophy.,
  • Academic acheivement -- Testing.,
  • Universities and colleges -- Graduate work.,
  • Cheating (Education)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementMichael Cohen, Colwyn Williamson.
    ContributionsWilliamson, Colwyn., University College of Swansea.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48p. ;
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17359014M

    The book contains an immediately usable approach based on the mnemonic DASH, standing for the four critical components most needed for writers working under pressure: * Direction-hit the ground running with a sense of urgency and purpose * Acceleration-write on the fly with a 'beat-the-clock' mindset and an attitude that prizes volume over. Samples of evaluation comments are extremely beneficial for people who are responsible for the evaluation of employees working under them. As a human resource professional, on several occasions it becomes difficult to frame these performance evaluations correctly and without sounding overtly casual. It is here that examples of performance appraisals come handy, enabling them to draft effective.

      Kindergartners are now under great pressure to meet inappropriate expectations, including academic standards that until recently were reserved for first grade. Academic Stress and Risk Factors Most of the students (%) reportedly felt stressed because of academic pressure (Table 2). As shown in Table 3, education level of the father was significantly associated with academic pressure (χ 2 (1, N=)=, p): participants whose fathers were non-graduates were found to be more likely to report academic pressure.

    College Pressures William Zinsser In his own words, “William Zinsser is a lifelong journalist and nonfiction writer—he began his career on the New York Herald Tribune in —and is also a teacher, best known for his book On Writing Well, a companion held in affection by three generations of writers, reporters, editors, teachers. Academic Pressure on Students. Words 3 Pages. These days teenagers are in a predicament. Although there are many students that succeed in school, many of those same students also have an immense difference from their underachieving classmates. Jerusha Conner, Denise Pope, and Mollie Galloway explain the difference in their studies: From.


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