Not a MyNAP member yet? Register for a free account to start saving and receiving special member only perks. I n this chapter, we consider the changes needed across the K science education system so that implementation of the framework and related standards can more readily occur. Standards provide a vision for teaching and learning, but the vision cannot be realized unless the standards permeate the education system and guide curriculum, instruction, teacher preparation and professional development, and student assessment. Thus the system includes organization and administration at state, district, and school levels as well as teacher education, certification requirements, curriculum and instructional resources, assessment policies and practices, and professional development programs.
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Culture fit is the glue that holds an organization together. The process of defining organizational culture can take many forms, from working with an external consultant to staff-driven focus groups and discussions. This would be a key signal of culture fit. And a analysis revealed that employees who fit well with their organization, coworkers, and supervisor had greater job satisfaction, were more likely to remain with their organization, and showed superior job performance. There has been a lot of talk recently about how looking for culture fit can lead to discrimination against candidates and a lack of diversity.
The Relationship Between Beliefs, Values, Attitudes and Behaviours
Feminism is a range of social movements , political movements , and ideologies that aim to define and establish the political, economic, personal, and social equality of the sexes. Feminist movements have campaigned and continue to campaign for women's rights , including the right to: vote , hold public office, work , earn equal pay , own property , receive education , enter contracts, have equal rights within marriage , and maternity leave. Feminists have also worked to ensure access to legal abortions and social integration , and to protect women and girls from rape , sexual harassment , and domestic violence. Some scholars consider feminist campaigns to be a main force behind major historical societal changes for women's rights, particularly in the West , where they are near-universally credited with achieving women's suffrage , gender-neutral language , reproductive rights for women including access to contraceptives and abortion , and the right to enter into contracts and own property.
Anyone trying to convince you to believe a particular position will make an attempt to present reasons consistent with that position. Hence, at first glance almost every argument appears to "make sense. But the visible, stated reasons are not the only ideas that serve to prove or support the conclusion. Hidden or unstated beliefs may be at least as significant in understanding the argument. Let's examine the importance of these unstated ideas by considering the following brief argument.