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    • Tactile cues: relations between the afferent and efferent nervous system and its effect on resistance training. 

      O'Connell, Patrick J., 1995. (Northern Illinois University, 2018-08-02)
      Objective: Resistance training has been shown to have positive effects on increasing muscle mass and strength in healthy individuals. Athletes of all different backgrounds are always seeking new ways to maximize strength ...
    • Teacher Perceptions of and Experiences with the Common Core 

      Lebrecht, Dana A., 1993-- (Northern Illinois University, 2016)
    • Teacher toolbox : a motiviational toolbox for the classroom 

      Wright, Megan (Northern Illinois University, 2008)
      This unit was compiled to help teachers quickly fin,d solutions to common motivational issues in the classroom. Often times teachers would love to make individual accommodations for students and try to work with their ...
    • A teacher's personal resource file 

      Sefton, Valerie A. (Northern Illinois University, 1997)
      Today, there are many different resources available to teachers. These range from books to audio/ visual materials, computer programs and the Internet. Knowing where to find materials and what materials are available ...
    • Teaching children to understand and remember information they can use now and later 

      Vespa, Patricia (Northern Illinois University, 2002)
      The purpose of researching various methods is to plan for future instruction. Children listen to learn language, and their listening vocabulary is far greater than their speaking or writing (Farris, 200l p.13). Listening ...
    • Teaching comprehension by answering wh- questions 

      Wu, Katherine N. (Northern Illinois University, 1990)
      As a teacher of the deaf, I am a teacher of language. Written language is difficult for the deaf to comprehend because they do not understand the structures of a story such as character, plot, and setting. The goal of this ...
    • Teaching social competence 

      Dewart, Brenda (Northern Illinois University, 2003)
      Increasing children's social interactions among peers can be accomplished with the use of intervention. The purpose of this thesis was to find out if social competence is a skill that can be taught to preschool-aged children. ...
    • Teaching Students a Foreign Language through Authentic Culture Lessons in Connection to the American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) 

      Renguso, Amy (Northern Illinois University, 2012)
      Due to theStandards for Foreign Language Learning in the 21st Century created by the Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL),culture in the classroom has become an increasing concern to foreign language ...
    • Technical Analysis of Financial Markets: A Critical Study 

      Cox, Colin A. (Northern Illinois University, 1993)
      The effectiveness of technical analysis has been debated by investors for years. This paper provides an overview of the history of technical analysis and details the more common techniques used in technical analysis. The ...
    • Technology in education 

      Reinhold, Renee J. (Northern Illinois University, 1996)
      The Teacher Education Program at Northern Illinois University is typically divided into two sections: the methods courses/teacher preparation semesters, and the actual sixteen-week student teaching experience. This ...
    • Technology in schools today 

      Bennett, Melissa Ann (Northern Illinois University, 1994)
      This capstone project is about how technology is used and can be used in the schools today. The first part of the paper is what I planned to do with technology for my senior honors project and what I accomplished. The paper ...
    • Technology in the classroom 

      Praneis, Sarah Elizabeth (Northern Illinois University, 1993)
      Instructional technology can be extremely beneficial in teaching science and other subject .areas in the elementary classroom. Instructional technology is the new approach to teaching in which the student learns how to ...
    • The technology of a ballistic missle defense and its effect on strategic thought 

      Frisch, Eric E. (Northern Illinois University, 1987)
      This paper will examine the Strategic Defense Initiative, or “Star Wars” ballistic missile defense. It will examine the proposed multilayered system, its strengths and weaknesses, and conclude with a discussion of the ...
    • Television news assignment editors 

      Lande, Renee (Northern Illinois University, 1986)
      Every type of structured news organization must have certain people responsible for determining what events merit coverage. In broadcast news, assignment editors play this role of evaluating the newsworthiness of stories. ...
    • Testing the advantage of a cancer-associated glutamine transporter in liver cells 

      Roy, Arphy (Northern Illinois University, 2011)
      Neutral amino acid transporter ASCT2 is selectively over-expressed in cancerous liver cells. The purpose project was to test why this amino acid transporter was being expressed and to inquire the implicit advantage ASCT2 ...
    • Testing the Event in Isolation on Maui 

      Bendig, Charles (Northern Illinois University, 2011)
      Archaeological theory has usually depended upon investigating locations through the entire length of occupation. The novelty of addressing archaeological data through the analysis of separate events in time has been proposed ...
    • Testing the event in isolation on Maui 

      Bendig, Charles (Northern Illinois University, 2011)
      Archaeological theory has usually depended upon investigating locations through the entire length of occupation. The novelty of addressing archaeological data through the analysis of separate events in time has been proposed ...
    • Textiles : function and symbolism within the social and ritual systems of Sumba, Eastern Indonesia 

      Quincey, Jennifer A. (Northern Illinois University, 2001)
      This thesis focuses on the place of textiles within the traditional social and ritual systems of Sumba, Eastern Indonesia; also considered is the cosmological significance of motifs depicted in these cloths as they relate ...
    • Textron Fastening Systems' self piercing rivet tool 

      Barendregt, Alan (Northern Illinois University, 2006)
      The ESN50 Self Piercing Rivet Tool is a wonderful replacement for 'drill and rivet' fastening, spot-welding and other means of fastening two sections of metal together. The main goal was to improve upon an existing design ...
    • Theatre Communications Class: Impact on Students With and Without Autism 

      Bozikis, Teresa Kay (Northern Illinois University, 2012)
      This study evaluated an inclusive Theatre Communications Class implemented at a suburban high school. The class is designed to target social and communication skills in students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) using ...