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STEEP provides a systematic process for assisting the school to improve achievement for all children.
Within the STEEP process, to be referred, a child must pass through a series of “gates” that serve to rule out children who may be low-performing or low-achieving but who do not have a disability.
Teacher referral was accurate only 19% of the time in 406 cases, whereas the STEEP process was accurate 53% of the time in saying a child was a problem when the child truly did have a problem.
www.joewitt.org /steep.htm   (1948 words)

 steep slopes
The current steep slope ordinances of Pound Ridge, Lewisboro and North Salem are extremely abbreviated and in need of amendment to provide greater habitat protectionthese amendments should include a list of criteria, all of which must be met, before a permit is granted.
Where the Planning Board determines that unique features on the site such as steep slopes are to be included as part of a lot or lots and require protection, the Board may require that such areas be placed under a conservation easement to be noted on the plat and documented in recordable form.
The proposed ordinance recognizes steep slopes and adjacent watercourses and wetlands as environmentally sensitive landforms and valuable natural resources that are in jeopardy of being destroyed.
www.westchesterlandtrust.org /steepslopes.html   (1181 words)

  Steep Slope Ordinance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
In addition, the ordinance requires property owners to properly maintain the ravine channel to keep it free of large debris as well as maintain storm drainage lines to prevent water leakage which may cause erosion along a ravine edge or the lake bluff.
Steep slopes are found throughout the ravines and lakefront community of Highland Park.
STEEP SLOPE: Land comprising a ravine or lake bluff where the slope in ascent or descent exceeds ten (10) percent from the horizontal.
www.cityhpil.com /govern/dept/commdev/steepslope.html   (550 words)

 STEEP  Response to Intervention - RTI - Screening, Intervention, and Progress Monitoring in Reading and Math
STEEP (System to Enhance Educational Performance) is an evidenced-based process which allows schools to systematically evaluate the achievement of all students.
STEEP incorporates universal screening, intervention, and progress monitoring.
STEEP is a Response to Intervention (RTI) model that helps schools determine a students needs and to match an appropriate intervention to the student.
www.lsu.edu /steep   (493 words)

 Steep Turns
steep turn is is any turn that has more than 25 degrees of bank angle.
To enter a steep turn you bank the aircraft gently to 45 degrees at the same time pulling back on the joystick and gradually increasing the throttle.
The secret of the steep turn is to hold the correct bank angle and pitch and maintain the correct airspeed.
www.avsim.com /geoffschool/combined/cessnasteep.htm   (436 words)

 Steep Lake
Steep is a rather small, four armed lake in the Lac La Croix drainage basin, 11½ miles ENE of Crane Lake and 33½ miles NNW of Ely.
The forests which ring Steep Lake largely date from the fires of 1894 with those along the eastern side of the northern arm and about the south end from the 1864 burn.
Steep Lake supports one established campsite, in its northern arm on the eastern shore.
www.rook.org /earl/bwca/lakes/lakes2/steep.html   (264 words)

 Steep Slope Ordinance
Steep slopes are found throughout the ravines and lakefront community of Highland Park.
There are two types of steep slope zones: ravine steep slope zones and lake bluff steep slope zones.
In addition, existing structures which extend into a steep slope zone can be rebuilt if damaged or demolished, and can be expanded or remodeled if the structure footprint is not increased within the slope zone.
www-personal.umich.edu /~sarhaus/courses/DirectedStudy/steepslopes/steepslope.html   (506 words)

 Durham, NC - City of Medicine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Steep slope areas shall be defined as land areas that a) have a grade of 25 percent or more, b) have an area of 10,000 square feet or greater and c) are located within 200 feet of any floodway fringe or perennial stream or within 100 feet of an intermittent stream.
In order to accommodate building placement on steep slope areas, front and side yard setbacks on lots on the interior of the development may be reduced by up to 50 percent at the discretion of the Development Review Board.
For purposes of this calculation, the land areas of individual steep slope areas on the tract shall be added together to establish the total steep slope area for the tract.
www.ci.durham.nc.us /departments/planning/zoneord/Section11/114.cfm   (492 words)

 Steep Point
Steep Point is the most Westerly Point of mainland Western Australia and is arguably reputed to be one of our planets finest land-based game fishing locations.
Steep Point is first class for its trolling reputation.
Steep Point is relatively unchanged by the impact of mankind.
www.steeppoint.com.au   (557 words)

 STEEP - Definition
[adj] having a sharp inclination; "the steep attic stairs"; "steep cliffs"
Something steeped, or used in steeping; a fertilizing liquid to hasten the germination of seeds.
Making a large angle with the plane of the horizon; ascending or descending rapidly with respect to a horizontal line or a level; precipitous; as, a steep hill or mountain; a steep roof; a steep ascent; a steep declivity; a steep barometric gradient.
www.hyperdictionary.com /dictionary/steep   (341 words)

 Bay Area Hiker: Stinson Beach Trailhead
Steep Ravine starts out in a pretty redwood canyon and gets better with each step, as you descend past waterfalls and down a famous ladder.
Since Steep Ravine and Matt Davis are accessed by the popular Pantoll trailhead, these trails are crammed during tourist season, although you will find more peace early on a weekday.
Steep Ravine Trail keeps descending, along the way passing another memorable waterfall, with a pretty pool at the base.
www.bahiker.com /northbayhikes/stinson.html   (2069 words)

 Litchfield County Times - News - 03/12/2004 - Happy Trails for Steep Rock in Washington
Steep Rock was established by Ehrick Rossiter, the noted architect who was on the verge of breaking ground in 1889 on a new country house when he learned his magnificent views were slated for clear-cutting.
The defining element of the Steep Rock and Hidden Valley preserves is the Shepaug River, but a more pervasive element may be the web of unmarked trails and old carriage roads that spread out over the properties.
Steep Rock Reservation's Pinney Loop trail is marked with blue, and the Steep Rock Loop is marked in yellow.
www.zwire.com /site/news.cfm?newsid=11113525&BRD=2303&PAG=461&dept_id=478976&rfi=6   (984 words)

 Steep Cropping Systems Research Projects
STEEP has been a national model for multi-state, multi-disciplinary efforts among land grant universities, USDA-agencies, conservation districts, grower commodity organizations and Ag advisers to work collectively to solve regional environmental and economic problems.
STEEP and STEEP II programs have made significant contributions in improving the profitability, effectiveness and adoption of conservation farming systems in the Northwest.
STEEP III was funded in 1996 at a total of only $469,000 for the tri-state region, a level far below previous years and the requested annual budget of $1.3 million.
pnwsteep.wsu.edu /updatenewsletter/may96/newp.htm   (1685 words)

 Steep Incline Conveyors ~ Material Handling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
FEECO steep incline conveyors permit the transportation of bulk materials at inclines ranging from 18 degrees to 90 degrees.
The steep incline conveyor uses a flexible corrugated sidewall belting which contains the material and permits loose material such as fertilizer, coal fines, chemicals, assembly parts, scrap materials, grain, sludge, and other bulk materials to be conveyed without spilling.
Loading points on our steep incline conveyors remain clean with custom designed inlet hoppers which maximize loading capacity for straight incline, horizontal, "L" and "S" shape configurations.
www.feeco.com /Default.aspx?tabid=54   (254 words)

 Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This web site is principally intended for the residents of Steep and its immediate surroundings, but all visitors are very welcome.
STEEP is a parish situated within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the eastern edge of the county of Hampshire in England.
Steep is located approximately 35 miles east of Southampton, 20 miles north of Portsmouth and 60 miles south-west of London.
www.steepvillage.com /index.htm   (224 words)

 Climbing Skin Debate: Steep or Mellow?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
While there may be times when a steep route is advantageous, in the mountains, especially when skinning, taking the low road is the rule not the exception.
It is clear from his final point, that the real reason for setting a steep skin track is the male tendency to revel in the pride of achievement.
Though I’ll admit the view from a steep route may not be inferior to the low road route, it requires such concentration to hold a steep skinning line that you rarely have the opportunity to notice the view.
www.couloirmag.com /articles/techniques/high_or_low_track.htm   (1678 words)

 Agricultural Research: STEEP solutions to soil erosion - Solutions to Environmental and Economic Problems   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Papendick, who has worked on STEEP since its inception, says it took on five objectives--new plant varieties, improved tillage techniques, state-of-the-art erosion prediction, better pest control strategies, and socioeconomic analyses--to ensure that the new technology would be profitable and acceptable to growers.
STEEP researchers collected data that supported registration of glyphosate, known first by the trade name Roundup.
But Ogg and other STEEP scientists discovered that if crop seeds are planted too soon after the chemical is sprayed, the plants die from another pest--the root disease Rhizoctonia.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m3741/is_n8_v43/ai_17452251   (1468 words)

 Steep Leap > Empower yourself :: Corporate Site.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Steep Leap Inc. may deliver notice to you by means of electronic mail, a general notice on the web site, or by written communication delivered by first class Canadian mail to your address on record in the Steep Leap Inc. database.
Steep Leap Inc. does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the web site and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials.
Steep Leap Inc. has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.
www.steepleap.com /conditions.php?SLid=12765e595d18542abddd9dcf5472bbdc   (940 words)

 Steep Creek Fish Viewing at a Glance - NatureWatch: Alaska
Steep Creek contains runs of sockeye and coho salmon as well as Dolly Varden char and occasionally cutthroat trout, and pink, king, and chum salmon.
Adult sockeye (red) salmon are the first to enter Steep Creek and are generally seen in the lower glacial kettle ponds in the first week of July.
Steep Creek is located along the Glacier Spur Road in Mendenhall Valley, approximately 10 miles from downtown Juneau.
www.fs.fed.us /r10/ro/naturewatch/southeast/steep_creek/steep_creek.htm   (286 words)

 Steep Point
Located a short distance from Shark Bay, between Dirk Hartog Island and Useless Loop, Steep Point is the western-most point on the Australian mainland.
Steep Point can be reached by following the Useless Loop road on Edel Land, and offers spectacular coastal scenery.
A: There is no firewood at Steep Point, (although a quick ring to the Ranger to see if he has firewood for purchase)All firewood must be brought in with you.
www.steeppoint.com.au /faq.htm   (576 words)

 steep (1) definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
steep (1) definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
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encarta.msn.com /encnet/features/dictionary/DictionaryResults.aspx?refid=1861714823   (105 words)

 SKI Magazine ~ How Steep Is Steep?
It still helps to know, however, just how steep a run is. Common visuals in a lift-ride discussion of "steeps" run the gamut from staircases to elevator shafts.
Corbet's degree of steepness is nearly vertical at the top, thus creating the need to jump into the couloir.
(Steepness can be presented in percent or degrees, with ski professionals using degrees.) "In perspective, a very steep highway-pass road is approximately 7 percent or about 4 degrees," according to the Highlands Extreme Guide trail map.
www.skimag.com /skimag/fall_line/article/0,12795,325926,00.html   (1340 words)

 About - The Steep Canyon Rangers
All the money and hype in the world can’t buy entree into what is as much a community as a style of music, and the rules of the game dictate that artists serve demanding apprenticeships with veteran performers before making their way into the limelight.
For though their music is filled with the spirit and energy of past bluegrass greats, the Rangers have broken those rules by carving out their own, 21st century path to acclaim.
Now, with the release of their self-titled Rebel Records disc, "Steep Canyon Rangers", the group is poised to become a mainstay of the bluegrass scene while retaining its appeal to audiences reaching well beyond the genre’s mainstream.
www.steepcanyon.com /about.html   (791 words)

 Steep Description   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The ‘Individual STEEP Referral’ is initiated when a the GEST or SIT team at the building is considering an evaluation of an African American student where the primary concern is extremely low functioning (possible Mental Retardation) or when behavior/emotional concerns are the primary issue (Emotionally Disturbed).
The data gathered during the STEEP process is used in the evaluation itself to help determine eligibility and need.
However, we know that this course of action is not only necessary for legal compliance with IDEA but it is also the ethical and right thing to do to ensure that we place all students into special education in an objective, equitable manner.
www.usd259.com /specialed/sped/steep/steep.htm   (1089 words)

 Just How Steep is that Trail?
(It depends on the material and if it’s wet.) The steepness of such a slope is referred to as the Angle of Repose.
What seemed to be steep to me on the trail just doesn’t look that steep on the graph.
Now you know that a steep trail is only about a 15% grade and a steep-steep-steep-steep trail is approximately 60% or so.
www.dflt.org /awareness/steep.htm   (516 words)

 SSRN-Long Run Variance Estimation Using Steep Origin Kernels Without Truncation by Peter Phillips, Yixiao Sun, Sainan ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The kernels are called steep origin kernels and are related to a class of sharp origin kernels explored by the authors (2003) in other work.
With steep origin kernel estimation, bandwidth selection is replaced by exponent selection and data-based selection is possible.
Optimal rates for steep origin kernels that are based on exponentiating quadratic kernels are shown to be faster than those based on exponentiating the Bartlett kernel, which produces the sharp origin kernel.
papers.ssrn.com /sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=446684   (514 words)

 Steep Holm Island - Kenneth Allsop Memorial Trust
STEEP HOLM is not just a rock in the middle of the Bristol Channel, but a haven for visitors, a site of special scientific interest, and a Nature Reserve: all with the most spectacular views in all directions - the Severn Bridges, Weston Bay, the North Somerset, Devon and Welsh coasts.
From earliest childhood, "islands" always evoke a sense of mystery and fascination and Steep Holm is no exception, having its own share of secrets well worth exploring.
In more modern days, Steep Holm was fortified in Victorian times and the 7 ton cannons remain on or near their original batteries - two of the cannon are scheduled ancient monuments.
members.aol.com /southrd1/wsm/steephol.htm   (773 words)

 steep - Search Results - MSN Encarta
- something steep: something that is steep, e.g.
Show me the steep and thorny way to heaven,
Volcanic ash creates rich soil that is ideal for growing crops, but large areas of Indonesia cannot be cultivated because of swamps, soil erosion, or...
encarta.msn.com /steep.html   (207 words)

This bowl is nice and steep, it has a perfect fall line, and its heaven to blaze through..
Glory Hole is a long run that almost looks easy, until you're there, and you can see just how steep it really is. After the bowl, and through the bottom of this run, you find a few small trees and bushes on your way back to the lift.
This particular chute was not only steep and narrow, but forced you to bear left while struggling to stay on top of your skis.
web.ksl.com /TV/ski/thrills.htm   (2395 words)

 Chapter Steep-down <i>to</i> Stem of S by Webster's Dictionary (1913 Edition)
A vessel, vat, or cistern, in which things are steeped.
In a steep manner; with steepness; with precipitous declivity.
Quality or state of being steep; precipitous declivity; as, the steepnessof a hill or a roof.
www.bibliomania.com /2/3/257/1210/24133/1.html   (277 words)

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