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A Causal Comparative Investigation Into Transactional Versus Transformational Instructional Delivery Style In Two Freshman-Level Humanities Courses At A Southeastern American University, Michael J. Jaynes 2014 University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

A Causal Comparative Investigation Into Transactional Versus Transformational Instructional Delivery Style In Two Freshman-Level Humanities Courses At A Southeastern American University, Michael J. Jaynes

Masters Theses and Doctoral Dissertations

The purpose of the study was to utilize a causal comparative approach to compare two contrasting instructional delivery styles to determine if there was any difference in final grade outcome between students whose instructors used transactional instructional delivery techniques and students whose instructors used transformational instructional delivery techniques in two lower division undergraduate humanities courses at a southeastern university. A secondary purpose of the study was to investigate the relationship between instructional delivery style and student perception of teacher effectiveness. The primary researcher also examined if student assessment and teacher self-assessment of teacher delivery style would align. The research questions ...


Importance Of School Library Programs, Cynthia Strong 2014 Seattle Pacific University

Importance Of School Library Programs, Cynthia Strong

SPU Works

Within the discipline of library science, over 20 research studies have been done in the United States attesting to how high-quality school library programs contribute to improved academic achievement. On the other hand, in the fields of education, school counseling, administration, and school leadership, and so on, there is a dearth of scholarship and recognition of the positive impact librarians and library media program have on student success. This conceptual paper first presents an overview of the empirical research on school library programs and the positive impact they have on the academic achievement of students in the United States. Second ...


2014-2015 Undergraduate Academic Catalog, Cedarville University 2014 Cedarville University

2014-2015 Undergraduate Academic Catalog, Cedarville University

Undergraduate Academic Catalogs

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How To Export Citations From Google Scholar To Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

How To Export Citations From Google Scholar To Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

One page handout showing how to export citations from Google Scholar to RefWorks.


Managing Classroom Culture: Classroom Demographic Shift Affects Teacher Preparedness, Julie Panebianco 2014 Purdue University

Managing Classroom Culture: Classroom Demographic Shift Affects Teacher Preparedness, Julie Panebianco

Purdue Journal of Service-Learning and International Engagement

No abstract provided.


Community Involvement At An Elementary School: Cultural Differences And Their Effect On Education, Tanner Givens 2014 Purdue University

Community Involvement At An Elementary School: Cultural Differences And Their Effect On Education, Tanner Givens

Purdue Journal of Service-Learning and International Engagement

The objective of this service-learning research project was to link Purdue University, a local elementary school, and the Greater Lafayette community to enhance K–12 students’ academic involvement. The participants involved were 36 preservice teachers from Purdue University, 12 faculty members from a local elementary school, and the students and parents affi liated with the elementary school. To answer the research question of how to bridge the cultural gap between students and teachers and using critical theory as the theoretical paradigm, the following methods were employed: interviews, classroom observations, involvement in an after-school program, and reflections of the experience. The ...


Jeffline Resources For Researchers And Post-Docs, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Jeffline Resources For Researchers And Post-Docs, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

This is a selection of JEFFLINE resources pertinent to researchers.


Teaching Us Healthcare Organization And Delivery: Two Models Of Instruction, Juan Leon PhD, Laura T. Pizzi PharmD, MPH, Deon Steele MPH 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Teaching Us Healthcare Organization And Delivery: Two Models Of Instruction, Juan Leon Phd, Laura T. Pizzi Pharmd, Mph, Deon Steele Mph

Population Health Matters (Formerly Health Policy Newsletter)

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Educating Leaders In Healthcare Quality And Safety, James Pelegano MD, MS 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Educating Leaders In Healthcare Quality And Safety, James Pelegano Md, Ms

Population Health Matters (Formerly Health Policy Newsletter)

No abstract provided.


Building A Community Art Garden: A Participatory Eco-Arts Based Educational Research Project, Beryl R. Cohen 2014 Western University

Building A Community Art Garden: A Participatory Eco-Arts Based Educational Research Project, Beryl R. Cohen

University of Western Ontario - Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository

The purpose of this study is to explore how a community comes to understand their sense of place as they create a school art garden, and then consider their relationship to it, and to the natural world. Using qualitative arts-based methods of inquiry and A/r/tography, I weave and construct text and visual images, which portray human actions and experiences within the framework of Environmental Inquiry. As a participant, I also respond to the project through the creation of artwork.

Rich community narratives and data analysis resulted in the following themes: Teaching and Learning; Activism; Connection to Nature; Health ...


How To Export Book Records Into Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

How To Export Book Records Into Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

Two page handout how to export book records from Worldcat.org to RefWorks.


How To Export Cochrane Records Into Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

How To Export Cochrane Records Into Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

3 page handout on how to export records from Wiley Cochrane Library into RefWorks.


How To Export Citations From Cinahl Into Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

How To Export Citations From Cinahl Into Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

Two page handout how to export citations from CINAHL into RefWorks.


Exporting References From Ovidsp Into Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Exporting References From Ovidsp Into Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

How-to sheet outlines the process of saving citations from OvidSP into RefWorks.


Exporting References From Pubmed Info Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Exporting References From Pubmed Info Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

How-to sheet outlines the process of saving citations from PubMed into RefWorks.


Exporting References From Scopus Into Refworks, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Exporting References From Scopus Into Refworks, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

How to export references from Scopus into RefWorks using the Direct Export and the RIS format options.


Indiana Choice Scholarships And Their Impact On A Christian School, Rebekah Read 2014 Cedarville University

Indiana Choice Scholarships And Their Impact On A Christian School, Rebekah Read

Master of Education Theses

This qualitative thesis project was conducted under the direction of Cedarville University and with the cooperation of the Christian Academy of Madison, in Madison, Indiana. The purpose of the project was to identify and analyze changes that occurred in a private school due to a significant increase in enrollment from students that received vouchers from the Indiana Choice Scholarship Program. Data was collected from third grade IREAD-3 and ISTEP+ state test scores from the previous four years. Additional data was gathered from surveys and interviews with the administration, teachers, non-voucher families and voucher families at the school. Student test scores ...


Searching Pubmed Manual, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Searching Pubmed Manual, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

Manual on how to search and use PubMed effectively.


How Are Teenage Students In A Private Christian School Using Social Media And What Are The Implications For Education?, Kimberly K. Beavers 2014 Cedarville University

How Are Teenage Students In A Private Christian School Using Social Media And What Are The Implications For Education?, Kimberly K. Beavers

Master of Education Theses

The purpose of this study was to research this question in a private Christian high school, “How are teenage students using social media and what are the implications for education?” The definition(s) of social media are provided, along with a qualitative research study, illustrating the information concerning the participants in a private Christian high school, relating the research findings to previous compiled literature reviews concerning incorporating social media in a high school educational classroom. The methods, instrumentation, and procedures used are described. The results provide agreements and disagreements from the influence of social media. The analysis section of the ...


Welcome, Faculty And Staff, To Thomas Jefferson University And Scott Memorial Library, Center for Teaching and Learning & Scott Memorial Library 2014 Thomas Jefferson University

Welcome, Faculty And Staff, To Thomas Jefferson University And Scott Memorial Library, Center For Teaching And Learning & Scott Memorial Library

Electronic Handouts

Orientation to Center for Teaching and Learning and Scott Memorial Library services for faculty and staff.


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