We examine the relationship between order of client cases, ratings of difficulty of client cases, and performance outcomes for 15 participants
who completed computer-based simulation instruction with 10 client cases.
We also ask participants
to work through a series of one-paragraph caselets, which address a sequence of lifecycle integration issues of a new generation of night vision goggles encountered sequentially over a period of years.
completed two semistructured in-depth interviews with the same interviewer; four participants
completed only one interview.
of this study were a purposive sample of six second-grade students who were all between the ages of seven and eight, and their parents.
A includes a separate profit-sharing account and a separate medical retirement account (MRA) for each participant
Overall, the curriculum was designed to help participants
(a) understand the role of accountability in today's educational environments; (b) understand the emphasis on accountability and program evaluation in the ASCA National Model; (c) define program evaluation; (d) understand the evaluation process including the role of needs assessment, program planning, program implementation, and assessing outcomes; and (e) plan to implement their own school counseling program evaluation.
Deferred compensation includes payments to which participants
have a legally binding right but have not received or included in their gross income, and which is payable in a later year.
306 requires that administrators of plans with individual accounts--for example, 401(k) plans--give participants
30 days' notice of any blackout periods during which they may not direct plan investments, take out loans or obtain distributions.
Median age was 39 (range 19-79); 82 participants
(61%) were women.
Some of these larger sample collections are in the form of prospective cohorts that recruit healthy participants
with the intention of following their health status over a number of years.
are presented with a series of real world problem scenarios and encouraged to share their ideas and experiences.
The new provision will significantly limit how and when participants
are able to defer compensation under nonqualified deferred compensation plans and hence reduces the flexibility that participants
currently have under many such plans to change the time and form of the payment of their benefits after the initial deferral.
It is predicted that participants
who have strong volunteer identities will be more receptive to organ donation information because it will provide an opportunity for them to act in accordance with their volunteer identities.
Although good overall information on the state of the major sectors of the economy is available regularly, our knowledge about the financial circumstances faced by different types of households is much more limited," Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, said in a letter to prospective survey participants
While camp participants
still drink bug juice in the dining hall and sing songs after dinner, today's high school leadership camps are highly structured, inclusive programs that hire professional training staff and engage teenagers in leadership exercises modeled after a page from General Electric's corporate management training manual.