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Student Voices: African American High School Seniors' Perception Of Culturally Responsive Teaching., Whitney M. Stewart Dec 2018

Student Voices: African American High School Seniors' Perception Of Culturally Responsive Teaching., Whitney M. Stewart

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This dissertation examined African-American high school seniors’ perceptions of culturally responsive teaching in one public high school within a large urban public-school district in the southeastern region of the United States. It begins with a brief historical overview on the plight of African-Americans in the US public education system and how public school educators have failed to leverage Afrocultural learning orientations as an asset to educate and increase the academic achievement of African-American students in classrooms. The Philosophical Aspects of Cultural Difference Framework (Nichols, 1986, 1995) will guide this dissertation study. The latter part of the dissertation reveals that a ...


Learning From Science Lectures : Students Remember More And Make Better Inferences When They Complete Skeletal Outlines Compared To Other Guided Notes., David Bradley Bellinger Aug 2016

Learning From Science Lectures : Students Remember More And Make Better Inferences When They Complete Skeletal Outlines Compared To Other Guided Notes., David Bradley Bellinger

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It is common for students to take notes during lectures, but the accuracy and completeness of these notes is highly questionable. Therefore, instructors must make an important decision – should they provide their students with lecture notes? If so, how complete should the notes be and in what format? The present experiments examined how note format and degree of support impacted the encoding benefit of note-taking. In Experiment 1, undergraduate students listened to brief audio-recorded science lectures (Human blood, N = 42; Human ear, N = 36) and completed skeletal outlines (requiring students to conceptually organize the information using the structure indicated by ...


A Case Study And The Justification Of A Unit-Type Program., Maxine D. Fruchtenicht Jan 1948

A Case Study And The Justification Of A Unit-Type Program., Maxine D. Fruchtenicht

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Coeducation In The Secondary Schools., Agnes Borgman Jan 1947

Coeducation In The Secondary Schools., Agnes Borgman

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Under The Blazing Sun : A Unit Of Work In Social Studies For The Fourth Grade., Virginia H. Franklyn Jan 1944

Under The Blazing Sun : A Unit Of Work In Social Studies For The Fourth Grade., Virginia H. Franklyn

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An Investigation Into The Need And The Use Of Patriotic Holiday Reading Material In The Primary Grades., Mary Walker Barnard 1906-1996 Jan 1943

An Investigation Into The Need And The Use Of Patriotic Holiday Reading Material In The Primary Grades., Mary Walker Barnard 1906-1996

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A Survey Of The Audio-Visual Aids Being Used By The Louisville White Fourth, Fifth, And Sixth Grade Teachers., Olga Schmutz Jan 1942

A Survey Of The Audio-Visual Aids Being Used By The Louisville White Fourth, Fifth, And Sixth Grade Teachers., Olga Schmutz

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Mexican Readers As Instruments Of The Socialistic Program, Anita Jauckens Jan 1940

Mexican Readers As Instruments Of The Socialistic Program, Anita Jauckens

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The Sixth Grade Supplementary History Text : Educational Standards And The Extent To Which Five Books Meet These Requirements., Mabel Macdonald Schrodt Jan 1939

The Sixth Grade Supplementary History Text : Educational Standards And The Extent To Which Five Books Meet These Requirements., Mabel Macdonald Schrodt

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A Unit Of Work In Folklore For Secondary Schools With A Sampling Of Hoosier Folklore., Margaret Sweeney Jan 1939

A Unit Of Work In Folklore For Secondary Schools With A Sampling Of Hoosier Folklore., Margaret Sweeney

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The Activity Program Versus The Traditional Method Of Instruction At The Second Grade Level., Ruth Marie Martin Jan 1938

The Activity Program Versus The Traditional Method Of Instruction At The Second Grade Level., Ruth Marie Martin

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The Teaching Of Mathematics In The Junior High Schools Of Kentucky., Frank Hall Stallings 1909-1995 Jan 1937

The Teaching Of Mathematics In The Junior High Schools Of Kentucky., Frank Hall Stallings 1909-1995

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The Seventh-Grade Arithmetic Textbook And Modern Educational Thought., Adele Hunckler 1904-1997 Jan 1937

The Seventh-Grade Arithmetic Textbook And Modern Educational Thought., Adele Hunckler 1904-1997

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Considerations That Might Influence The Teaching Of Elementary Spanish., Edgar Fernando Hudkins Jan 1937

Considerations That Might Influence The Teaching Of Elementary Spanish., Edgar Fernando Hudkins

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Some Evidence Of The Interests Of Eighth Grade Children In The Materials Of Science., Cora B. Burlingame 1872-1958 Jan 1936

Some Evidence Of The Interests Of Eighth Grade Children In The Materials Of Science., Cora B. Burlingame 1872-1958

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An Activity Program In An Elementary School., Bessie Terrell Meyer 1890-1988 Jan 1935

An Activity Program In An Elementary School., Bessie Terrell Meyer 1890-1988

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A Study Of Manuals For Teachers., Alice Corwin Jan 1934

A Study Of Manuals For Teachers., Alice Corwin

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The Effects Of A Special Technique Upon Rate And Comprehension In Teaching Silent Reading., S. Harlan Vogt Jan 1932

The Effects Of A Special Technique Upon Rate And Comprehension In Teaching Silent Reading., S. Harlan Vogt

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