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Web 2.0   "Web 2.0 is the term given to describe a second generation of the World Wide Web that is focused on the ability for people to collaborate and share information...  
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC )  The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) is one of six regional associations that accredit public and private schools, colleges, and universities...  
Whole Language   A philosophy and instructional strategy that emphasizes reading for meaning and in context. Although teachers may give phonics lessons to individual students...  
Whole Language Approach   Method of integrating language arts "across the curriculum" that uses the real literature of various age groups and subject fields to promote literacy...  
Wiki   "A wiki is a collection of web pages designed to enable anyone who accesses it to contribute or modify content, using a simplified web markup language...  
WIPPEA: Warm-up, Introduction, Presentation, Practice, Evaluation, Application (WIPPEA)  The WIPPEA* model with an emphasis on backward design is a guide for teachers in planning effective lessons. This model for lesson planning helps ESL,...  
Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)  Women, Infants, and Children -- a food supplement program...  
Word Analysis   Word analysis includes phonics as well as other methods for decoding or spelling words such as sight word recognition, use of context cues, dictionary...  
Word Patterns   Word patterns are familiar letter grouping to help recognize parts of words....  
Work Incentive Program 1967 (WIN)  The Work Incentive Program 1967 (WIN) was established under P.L. 90-248 as the Social Security Amendment of 1967. It established employability training...  
Work-Based Learning (WBL)  An educational strategy that links schol-based instruction with activity that has consequences beyond the class or value behond success in school, and...  
Workforce Education   Workforce education focuses on the literacy and basic skills training workers need to get or keep jobs, advance in their careers, and/or increase productivity...  
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