Geology In June 2001, Mt. Etna in Sicily, Italy, erupted, sending volcanic bombs (masses of molten lava ejected from the volcano) into the air. A model of the height in meters, of a volcanic bomb above the crater of the volcano t seconds after the eruption is given by h(t) = -9.8t 2 + 100t. Find the maximum height of a volcanic bomb above the crater for this eruption. Round to the nearest meter.
Federal and Alabama State Initiatives Notes ● Teacher must have knowledge of current and emerging state initiatives and programs including, but not limited to, the Alabama Reading Initiative (ARI); the Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative (AMSTI); Alabama Learning Exchange (ALEX); the Alabama Connecting Classroom, Educators, and Students Statewide (ACCESS) and their relationship to student achievement ● Alabama Board of Education PLAN 2020 ○ Every child a graduateEvery Graduate Prepared ○ Prepared GraduatePossesses the knowledge and skills needed to enroll and succeed in creditbearing, firstyear courses at a two or four year college without needing remedial courses ○ Objectives ■ All students perform at or above proficiency and show continuous improvement ■ All students succeed ○ Strategies ■ Develop and implement PreK in all public schools ■ Develop and adopt college and career ready standards ■ Improve parentstudentteacher relationship ○ Is It working ■ Reading Scores Improved ■ Struggling reader percentages dropped ● AMSTI (Alabama Math, Science, and Technology Initiative) ○ HandsOn Education ○ Trained teachers attend seminars and workshops ○ All Materials Provided ● ALEX ○ State Initiative ○ Alabama Learning Exchange ○ Website with lots of resources (i.e. lesson plans, podcasts) ○ Virtual community for collaboration ○ Course of study standards ○ Lesson Plans ○ Specific to teachers in Alabama ● ACCESS ○ Online Coursework ○ Alabama Connecting Classrooms, Educators, and Students Statewide ○ Goal: Create equity through additional educational offerings for all Alabama public high school students ○ Mission: Provide an infrastructure that delivers equitable, quality learning opportunities for all citizens. ■ Distance learning ● Webbased courses ● Interactive videoconferencing ■ Remedial Courses ● Alabama Virtual Library (AVL) ○ Online access to essential library and information resources ○ Collection of journal, newspaper, magazine databases