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Children will recieve a better homeschool education in which environment? Structure
Students may lack ____ if they are homeschooled? Social skills
A numerical representation of a students effort and skill in a particular area. Grades
The process of learning and recieving new information? Education
Learning that takes place at home? Homeschooling
Low income, low savings, low investment, and low economic growth are all a part of what? Circle of povery
What organization supports homeschooling? HSLDA
Presumes shared biological or genetic traits Race
The state of being male or female Gender
A system based on the social and economic status. Class

career prep crossword

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emotional, mental and physical exhaustion caused by overloading burnout
time for hobbies, ease and relaxation leisure
act of treating people differently based solely on physical characteristics such as age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, etc. discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities and women from rising to position of power or responsibility glass ceiling
mental and emotional well-being of a person or group morale
oversimplified or biased mental picture which characterizes a person or group of people stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country or region econonomy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar
relates to working in an office setting white collar
group of similar occupations and industries career cluster
ongoing, voluntary pursuit of knowledge lifelong learning
document listing a persons education, work experience, and accomplishments used by employers to determine job eligibility resume
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending an institution of higher learning, often offered for academic achievement scholoarship
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization grant
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
program providing financial aid to a student of an institution of higher learning in exchange for employment services workstudy
level to which someone is likely to gain employment and be successful in a career employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market and workplace employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge independently initiative
way or condition in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social and economic factors including education, income, occupation and wealth socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities worklife balance
collection of past work used to document skills and achievements portfolio
institution of higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities university
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees community college
institution of higher learning which offers training for specific careers technical school
requires 60 hours of coursework, usually taking two years to complete associatedegree
requires 120 hours of coursework, usually taking 4 years to complete bachelors degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelors degree masters degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activites

Gender Inequality Crossword

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The dominance of men over women. Patriarchy
The inequality between men and women in terms of wealth, income, and status Gender Inequality
The biological and anatomical differences distinguishing females from males. Sex
Social expectations about behavior deemed appropriate for the members of each sex Gender
The process of developing the behaviors, thoughts, and emotions associated with a particular gender. Gender Typing
Invisible barrier that prevents women from advancing to the top jobs in organizations Glass ceiling
The forcing of nonconsensual vaginal, oral, or anal intercourse. Rape
Form of feminist theory that thinks gender inequality is caused by unequal access to civil rights and certain social resources, such as education and employment, based on sex. Liberal feminism
Unwelcome and demeaning sexually related behavior makes an intimidating and offensive work environment Hostile work environment
Members of early women's movements who pressed for equal voting rights for women and men. Suffragettes
The intentional killing of a newborn. Female babies are more likely than male babies to be murdered in cultures that devalue women. Infanticide

Jobs, Careers, & Education Crossword

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Crossword
Description

institution or higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities University
Institution of higher learning which offers bachelor's degree College
institution of higher learning that offers training for a specific career Technical School
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees Community College
requires 60 hours of coursework Associates degree
requires 120 hours of coursework Batchelor's Degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning Major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelor's degree master's degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activities
term used to describe the vertically structured sequence of job positions through which a person can progress career ladder
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
finacial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization scholarship
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning grant
program providing financial aid to a student work study program
level to which someone is likely to gain employment employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge initiative
way in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social factors socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities work - life balance
collection of past work used to document skills portfolio
emotional and physical exhaustion burnout
time for hobbies leisure
act of treating people differently based on characteristics discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities from rising to a position of power glass ceiling
mental well being of a person morale
oversimplified mental picture stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country economy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar career

Unit 6: Introduction to Investing Crossword

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Investment contracts in which the investor exchanges a sum of money for a series of payments over time. annuities
A loan to a company to finance a wide array of business purposes—from short-term inventory financing to long-term investments in equipment. commercial loan
A method of interest payment. This is calculated by adding the interest earned by the investment to the previously earned interest. Each time interest is added to your savings the next interest amount is compounded on the new balance. compound interest
A combination of two or more corporations engaged in entirely different businesses that fall under one corporate structure. conglomerate
Regularly purchasing stocks or mutual funds, whether they are high or low, by investing a constant dollar amount so that over the long term the high and low prices of the investment products average out. dollar-cost averaging
An employer-sponsored retirement plan that allows a worker to save for retirement while deferring income taxes on the saved money and earnings until withdrawal. 401k
A riskier type of investment with a higher potential for return. Examples include stocks, bonds, and mutual funds growth investment
Subject to fast, extreme changes in price or value. volatile
Planning investments and other transactions to match the money and other assets available to an individual over time to the ways in which they want to spend those assets, including personal consumption, charitable donations, support for family members, and gifts. wealth management
A legal relationship in which one person or company holds property, which can include money, real estate, stocks, bonds, collections, automobiles, and personal possessions for the benefit of another. trust
Accounts that can receive and hold funds for a specific purpose such as retirement, college tuition, or medical expenses. If these accounts are established according to federal tax rules, the owner of the account will not have to pay income taxes on the money placed in them until it is withdrawn tax-deferred accounts
The rule is a simplified way to determine how long an investment will take to double, given a fixed annual rate of interest. By dividing 72 by the annual rate of return, investors can get a rough estimate of how many years it will take for the initial investment to duplicate itself. rule of 72
The chance that the rate of return on an investment will be different from what you expected. risk
Accounts that permit individuals to save and invest funds without paying taxes on the income from the investment as long as the proceeds are eventually applied to legitimate educational expenses at an accredited institution. educational plans
The strategy of pursuing an assortment of investments to minimize the effects of risk and volatility. diversification
Helping individuals or a family determine in advance what will happen to their money and other assets after the death of one or more individuals in the family. estate planning
Describing a future financial goal and computing the kinds of income, savings, and investment that will be necessary to achieve the financial goal. financial planning
A safer type of investment with a lower potential for return but that provides regular incomes to investors. Examples include savings accounts and certificates of deposit. income investment
The percentage return on an investment over a set time period, usually a year. interest rate
The original amount of money a person invests (as opposed to interest). principal
The amount of money gained or lost on an investment relative to the amount of money invested, usually expressed as an annual percentage. rate of return
Anticipating a desired or necessary future income after retirement and then creating a plan for the amount of savings and investment needed to create that future income. retirement planning
A company whose main business is holding securities of other companies purely for investment purposes. The investment company invests money on behalf of shareholders who in turn share in the profits and losses. investment service
The ease with which an investment can be converted into cash. liquidity

module 5 Crossword

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Description

"Women should be cherished and protected by men." What type of hostile sexism does that represent? benevolent
around what age does someone determine their own gender by external features? three
blue is for boys and pink is for girls gendersterotypes
a child that lives in a very traditional culture might learn that a woman’s role is in the caring and raising of children while a man’s role is in work and industry. This is an example of : gender schema theory
Not have the same opportunities as boys and men for education, meaningful careers, political influence, and economic advancement Gender discrimination
If a child behaves and acts as someone older than them and they get awarded for it then they will continue to act that way, if they get punished by breaking the gender roles they most likely will stop , what theory does this represent? Social learning theory
If someone is being being made fun of, touched , or called names sometimes based on sexual orientation what does it represent? sexualharrasment
A child from a Hispanic family gets adopted by a Asian family , if we are comparing if height and language will be different if it were to be with biological family or asian what is this Adoption study
Does our environment and genes make an effect on our behavior? question to ask to determine: behavioral Genetics
Chinese strains of pigs have larger numbers of piglets per litter than American strains. This is an example of : Quantitative genetics
When a plant or animal changes overtime naturally over thousands of years it is : Evolution
Bats having adapted their hearing to hunt at night is an example of : Adaptation
When a male animal chooses to mate with only one sex due to preference causing opposite sex less in numbers Intersexual selection
An animal changing habitat to change from one color to another to hide from predator is called: Natural selection
traits and qualities that are learned by organisms as they grow nurture
traits and characteristics that are inherited or genetic in origin nature

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Celebrating diversity Crossword

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Description

Discrimation against persons with the mental and/or physical disabilities; social structures that favour able-bodied individuals. Ableism
discrimination against individuals because of their age, often based on stereotypes. Ageism
a positive or negative inclination towards a person, group, or community; can lead to stereotyping. Bias
intolerant prejudice which glorifies one’s own group and denigrates members of other groups. Bigotry
intimidating, exclusionary, threatening or hostile behavior against an individual. Bullying
a social system of meaning and custom that is developed by a group of people to assure its adaptation and survival. These groups are distinguished by a set of unspoken rules that shape values, beliefs, habits, patterns of thinking, behaviors and styles of communication. Culture
physical or mental impairment, the perception of a physical or mental impairment, or a history of having had a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. Disability
unfavorable or unfair treatment towards an individual or group based on their race, ethnicity, color, national origin or ancestry, religion, socioeconomic status, education, sex, marital status, parental status, veteran’s status, political affiliation, language, age, gender, physical or mental abilities, sexual orientation or gender identity. Discrimination
psychological, physical, and social differences that occur among any and all individuals; including but not limited to race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, socioeconomic status, education, marital status, language, age, gender, sexual orientation, mental or physical ability, and learning styles. A diverse group, community, or organization is one in which a variety of social and cultural characteristics exist. Discrimination
when target group members refuse to accept the dominant ideology and take actions to redistribute social power more equitably. Empowerment
evenly distributed access to resources and opportunity necessary for a safe and healthy life; uniform distribution of access to ensure fairness. Equality
the guarantee of fair treatment, access, opportunity, and advancement while at the same time striving to identify and eliminate barriers that have prevented the full participation of some groups. The principle of equity acknowledges that there are historically underserved and underrepresented populations and that fairness regarding these unbalanced conditions is needed to assist equality in the provision of effective opportunities to all groups. Equality
a social construct which divides people into smaller social groups based on characteristics such as values, behavioral patterns, language, political and economic interests, history, and ancestral geographical base. Ethnicity
theory and practice that advocates for educational and occupational equity between men and women; undermines traditional cultural practices that support the subjugation of women by men and the devaluation of women’s contributions to society. Feminism
a personal conception of one’s own gender; often in relation to a gender opposition between masculinity and femininity. Gender expression is how people externally communicate or perform their gender identity to others. Gender Identity

Alphabet Soup Crossword

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Description

The Act required states to develop assessments in basic skills. To receive federal school funding, states had to give these assessments to all students at select grade levels No Child left Behind
funds aim to bridge the gap between low-income students and other students. Title One Schools
refers to the observed, persistent disparity of educational measures between the performance of groups of students, especially groups defined by socioeconomic status (SES), race/ethnicity and gender. • achievement gap
is a job title given to persons in various occupational fields, such as education, healthcare, engineering and law, who are trained to assist professionals but do not themselves have professional licensure • Paraprofessionals
The elected council helps determine educational policy in a small regional area, such as a city, county, state or province. It usually shares power with a larger institution, such as the government's department of education BOE
: were a set of tests[1][2] administered at public schools in the state of Georgia that are designed to test the knowledge of first through eighth graders in reading, English/language arts (ELA), and mathematics, and third through eighth graders additionally in science and social studies CRCT
: is a $4.35 billion United States Department of Education competitive grant created to spur and reward innovation and reforms in state and local district K-12 education. Race To The Top
Gwinnett’s curriculum for grades K–12 is called the Academic Knowledge and Skills (AKS) and is aligned to the state-adopted Georgia Standards of Excellence in Language Arts (K-12), Mathematics (K-12), and literacy standards for Science, Social Studies, and Technical Education for middle and high school students AKS
is a set of high-quality academic standards in mathematics and English language arts/literacy (ELA). These learning goals outline what a student should know and be able to do at the end of each grade Common Core
is a year-long, performance-based assessment aligned to the state mandated content standards. The goal of the assessment program is to provide teachers with information about the level of instructional support needed by individual students entering kindergarten and first grade. • GKIDS

Genetics Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Factors that control a trait Allele
A person's genetic makeup Genotype
A person's physical appearance Phenotype
A change in a gene or chromosome Mutation
A chart that tracks which members of a family have a particular trait Pedigree
A picture of all the chromosomes in a cell Karyotype
An organism that has the same genes as the organism it was produced from Clone
Breeding two individuals with similar traits Inbreeding
Same alleles for a single trait Homozygous
Different alleles fo a single trait Hetrozygous
The science behind heredity Genectics
The chance of something occuring Probability
When two alleles are equal and present in both the phenotype and genotype of an organism Codominance
A chart that shows all the possible combinations of two genotypes Punnet Square
The process that produces 4 sex cells Meiosis
Breeding two individuals with different traits Hybridization
Moving healthy genes into cells to replace missing or abnormal genes in order to correct a genetic disorder Gene therapy
A genetic problem caused by an issue in an organism's genes Genetic disorder
A trait controlled by three or more alleles is said to have ________________ Multiple alleles
Choosing two organisms with desired traits to be bred Selective breeding

Gender and Sexuality Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Biological difference between males and females. Sex
Social and cultural significance we attach to those presumed biological difference. Gender
Belief in social, economic, and political equalty for women. Feminism
Feminist movement in the United States born in New York in 1848. Seneca Falls
Holds that gender, race, ethnicity, and class must not be studied in isolation, because they have intermingled effects on our identity, knowledge, and outcomes. Intersectionality
Maintains that a complete understanding of social realations must incorporate the perspectives of marginalized voices. Standpoint Theory
Denotes our identities and activities as sexual beings. Sexuality
Categories of people to whom we are sexually attracted. Sexual Orientation
Includes those who are sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex. Heterosexual
Includes those who are attracted to members of the same sex. Homosexual
Includes those who are attracted to both men and women. Bisexual
People who appear to be biologically one sex but who identify with the gender of another. Transgender
Cultural presupposition that heterosexuality is appropriate standard for sexual identity and practice and that alternative sexualities are deviant, abnormal, or wrong. Heteronormativity
Ideology that one sex is suerior to another. Sexism