WISC


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WISC

Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children Psychology A 10-category test that measures both verbal and performance IQ. See Psychological testing.
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Among its advocacies are "increased participation of women athletes in the Olympic program and in leadership positions in the Olympic Movement, promoting the rights and well-being of women and girls in and through sport and greater access to sport for girls and women" and "promotion of the use of sport as a tool for gender equality and empowerment and raising awareness of harassment and abuse in sport." Another of the WiSC's responsibilities is "supporting the development of women's skills in management and leadership within the Olympic Movement, including through training, seminars, workshops and mentoring" according to the IOC's website.
No obstante, en el supuesto de que estos resultados se deban a la segunda fuente mencionada, tendrian importantes implicancias practicas en el sentido que los ninos (as) y jovenes de areas rurales se encontrarian en una situacion de desventaja respecto de las habilidades cognitivas evaluadas por el WISC III v.ch., maxime las que se asocian al componente verbal, en comparacion con los ninos y jovenes urbanos.
Ainda na Holanda, o SON-R 2 1/2-7 foi aplicado com o WISC-R (versao revisada do WISC) em 20 criancas especiais.
A aplicacao completa do WISC III e demorada, podendo ultrapassar duas horas, o que pode constituir um problema em situacoes clinicas nas quais o tempo disponivel para a avaliacao da crianca e restrito.
Sin embargo, dentro del amplio repertorio de tests existente, los test que tienen mas larga tradicion en este campo de la evaluacion neurocognitiva de ninos oncologicos son las escalas de Wechsler: WPPSI, WISC o WAIS.
* East Brunswick, N.J.: (see Bridgewater) * Elmira, N.Y.: (see Binghamton) * Fond du Lac, Wisc.: (see Appleton) * Fort Collins, Colo.: 5 of 250 * Fort Myers, Fla.: 80 of 600 * Great Falls, Mont.: 6 of 165 * Green Bay, Wisc.: (see Appleton) (story link)
These findings differ somewhat from those of Solway et al.'s 1975 study, which compared the WISC scores of two delinquent groups.
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There is no shortage of support and resources for students with diabetes in the Fond du Lac School District in Fond du Lac, Wisc. The district recently joined with the American Diabetes Association in raising public awareness of diabetes and its associated risks.
Green Mountain is also a member of The Eco League, which provides student exchange opportunities with five other outdoor colleges: Antioch College (Ohio), Prescott College (Ariz.), the College of the Atlantic (Maine), Alaska Pacific University, and Northland College (Wisc.).
Superior, Wisc.-based Genesis Attachments has introduced the XP MAXX line of mobile shears in response to customer demand for a shear that provides large-scale results on a smaller-class machine, according to the company.
Minford formerly served as an account supervisor at Bader Rutter & Associates Inc., Brookfield, Wisc.