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Facilitator   A role for classroom teachers that allows students to take a more active role in learning. Teachers assist students in making connections between classroom...  
Family Literacy   All definitions include the four components of family literacy 1) adult education; 2) early childhood education; 3) parent education and support; and...  
Family Literacy Services (FLS)  Services that are of sufficient intensity in terms of hours, and of sufficient duration, to make sustainable changes in a family, and that integrate all...  
Federal Register   Published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), the Federal Register is the official daily publication...  
First Conditional   The first conditional (also called conditional type 1) is a structure used for talking about possibilities in the present or in the future. A first conditional...  
Flipped Classroom   The flipped classroom is a pedagogical model in which the typical lecture and homework elements of a course are reversed. The notion of a flipped classroom...  
Floor   The opposite of ceiling, it is the lowest limit of performance that can be measured effectively by a test. Individuals are said to have reached the floor...  
Fluency   Fluency in reading is the ability to read with speed and ease. When readers are fluent, they read accurately, without making mistakes in pronunciation,...  
Formula Grants   These are grants awarded to eligible entities through allocation based on the program's authorizing legislation; block grants or categorical. These grants...  
Foundation for Educational Technology   Foundation for Education Technology (FET) distributes educational material to California Community Adult Schools in conjuction with the Los Angeles Unified...  
Frequency Distribution   The frequency distribution is an ordered tabulation of individual scores (or groups of scores) showing the number of persons who obtained each score or...  
Fricatives   Fricatives are consonants produced with continuous airflow through the narrowed oral passage and making audible friction, such as in the sound /s/....  
Functional Literacy   A functionally literate adult is able to perform all of the reading, writing, and computing (math) necessary to carry out everyday tasks. Some examples...  
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