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A Preservice And/Or Inservice Training Program For Board Of Education Members, Charles E. Calloway Dec 1974

A Preservice And/Or Inservice Training Program For Board Of Education Members, Charles E. Calloway

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The purpose of this study was to develop a preservice training program for prospective board of education members, and one that would be of appropriate use by board members already serving. (Abstract shortened.)


The Synthesis Of A Technique Of Comprehensive Analysis Of Individual Learners, Bruce R. Ledford Aug 1974

The Synthesis Of A Technique Of Comprehensive Analysis Of Individual Learners, Bruce R. Ledford

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Purpose. The problem of this study was to develop a superstructure of learner analysis. The framework of the superstructure was composed of component elements which, together, provide a consistent and comprehensive analysis of the learner. (Abstract shortened.)


The Field Experience In Preparation Programs For Educational Administrators And Supervisors, Leonard M. Marion Aug 1974

The Field Experience In Preparation Programs For Educational Administrators And Supervisors, Leonard M. Marion

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Purpose. The purpose of this study was to analyze four types of doctoral field experiences, namely mono-based, dyad-based, triad-based, and multi-based, to determine their feasibility and effectiveness in the preparation of educational administrators and supervisors. Taken in sequential order the four types of field experiences place one doctoral intern in a school system, pair two doctoral interns, pair two doctoral interns with a university professor or refer to three or more doctoral interns in educational administration or supervision assigned to a field station for the purpose of on-the-job training and interaction. (Abstract shortened.)


A History Of Intercollegiate Athletics At Milligan College, 1887-1973, Billy H. Stout Jun 1974

A History Of Intercollegiate Athletics At Milligan College, 1887-1973, Billy H. Stout

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Purpose. The problem of this study was to present the history of intercollegiate athletics at Milligan College from 1887-1973. Method. Both primary and secondary sources were used in gaining knowledge of the history of sports. Interviews were conducted with individuals who had been in the position of president or athletic director. All interviews were tape recorded. These interviews were transcribed for use in the study. A questionnaire was used to secure the opinions of professors, students, and former students. Past practices and records were gleaned from residents who had lived in the area of Milligan College for a great length ...


An Assessment Of Preparation Programs For Educational Administrators And Supervisors In Tennessee, 1971-1972, Tommy H. Street Jun 1974

An Assessment Of Preparation Programs For Educational Administrators And Supervisors In Tennessee, 1971-1972, Tommy H. Street

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Purpose. The purpose of this study was (1) to assess the preparation programs for educational administrators and supervisors in colleges and universities in the State of Tennessee, (2) to analyse the certification requirments for administrators and supervisors in Tennessee, and (3) to determine the number of administrative and supervisory personnel employed in the State of Tennessee during 1971-72. The problem was divided into components to facilitate the identification of the many aspects involved. The subproblems were to identify the colleges and universities in Tennessee that offered programs for preparing educational administrators and supervisors; to determine each institution's number of ...


The Attitudes Of Tennessee Administrators And Teachers To Selected Issues Concerning A Professional Negotiation Law, David B. Peterson Jun 1974

The Attitudes Of Tennessee Administrators And Teachers To Selected Issues Concerning A Professional Negotiation Law, David B. Peterson

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Purpose. The purpose of this study was to determine the attitudes of Tennessee administrators and teachers to selected issues concerning a professional negotiation law. (Abstract shortened.)


A Three-Year Comparison Of Attitudes Toward Education Of Students And Parents Of Students Enrolled In An Individualized Reading Program, James R. Groseclose Jun 1974

A Three-Year Comparison Of Attitudes Toward Education Of Students And Parents Of Students Enrolled In An Individualized Reading Program, James R. Groseclose

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Purpose. It was the purpose of this study to determine if attitudes toward education of students and parents of students involved in a specific individualized reading program ranging from one to three years in grades four through eight were significantly different from those of students and parents of students enrolled in a traditional reading program in the same school system. (Abstract shortened.)


A Survey Of The Activities And Responsibilities Of General School Supervisors In North Carolina Counties, Bobby J. Rice Jun 1974

A Survey Of The Activities And Responsibilities Of General School Supervisors In North Carolina Counties, Bobby J. Rice

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No abstract provided.


Selected Factors Of Influence On High School Senior's Attitudes Toward Community College Occupational Programs, William B. Biddle Jun 1973

Selected Factors Of Influence On High School Senior's Attitudes Toward Community College Occupational Programs, William B. Biddle

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Purpose. The purpose of this study was to analyze the influence of selected factors on high school seniors' attitudes toward two-year occupational programs as career educational plans. More specifically, the study analyzed the relationship between the students' educational plans and the following selected factors: (1) parents' perceived influence, (2) fathers' occupations, (3) fathers' education, (4) peers' perceived influence, and (5) the schools' perceived influence. (Abstract shortened.)


A Design For Advanced Preparation Of Educational Researchers. (Volumes I And Ii), Fon R. Belcher May 1972

A Design For Advanced Preparation Of Educational Researchers. (Volumes I And Ii), Fon R. Belcher

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Statement of the problem. The central problem of this study was twofold: (1) to determine whether the educational research preparation offered by selected colleges and universities bore out the findings of critics, and (2) to synthesize and synergize opinions and facts regarding educational research, as expressed by men active in the field, into a flexible proposal whereby individual student's programs in research preparation could be "custom-made" to suit their most obvious research needs. (Abstract shortened.)


A Comparison Of Tennessee's Revenue Potential, Utilization, Tax Burden, And Educational Effort With Selected States, Nicholas J. Livaditis May 1972

A Comparison Of Tennessee's Revenue Potential, Utilization, Tax Burden, And Educational Effort With Selected States, Nicholas J. Livaditis

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Purpose. The purpose of this study was to compare Tennessee's revenue potential, utilization, tax burden, and educational effort with bordering states and the Southeastern states. (Abstract shortened.)


A Design For Advanced Preparation Of Educational Researchers. (Volumes I And Ii), Fon R. Belcher May 1972

A Design For Advanced Preparation Of Educational Researchers. (Volumes I And Ii), Fon R. Belcher

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Statement of the problem. The central problem of this study was twofold: (1) to determine whether the educational research preparation offered by selected colleges and universities bore out the findings of critics, and (2) to synthesize and synergize opinions and facts regarding educational research, as expressed by men active in the field, into a flexible proposal whereby individual student's programs in research preparation could be "custom-made" to suit their most obvious research needs. (Abstract shortened.)


A History Of Kentucky Home School For Girls From 1863 To 1913., Florence Whiteley Dickerson Aug 1962

A History Of Kentucky Home School For Girls From 1863 To 1913., Florence Whiteley Dickerson

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No abstract provided.


A Comparison Of The Responses Of Students And Teachers Concerning What Was Taught In High School Senior English., Beatrice Lewis Reynolds Jan 1954

A Comparison Of The Responses Of Students And Teachers Concerning What Was Taught In High School Senior English., Beatrice Lewis Reynolds

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No abstract provided.


Biographical Prediction Of Educational Success, Gerald Melvin Simmerman Jun 1953

Biographical Prediction Of Educational Success, Gerald Melvin Simmerman

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The purpose of the study undertaken here is to determine the extent to which four biographical factors could be used to predict success in Air Force Career Counseling courses. The biographical factors are (1) age, (2) amount of education, (3) number of years in the Air Force and (4) number of years since the individual last attended school. The criteria used to measure the success are the test score results obtained in the Air Force Career Counseling Course taught at the University of Denver during 1952.


The Relationship Of Social-Emotional Readiness To Learning Achievement As Seen In A First Grade Class At Prestonia School., Bernice Gabbert Cox Jul 1952

The Relationship Of Social-Emotional Readiness To Learning Achievement As Seen In A First Grade Class At Prestonia School., Bernice Gabbert Cox

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A Visual Study Of One Year's Activities Of The Auburndale Graded School, Jefferson County, Kentucky., Bertha Trunnell Jan 1949

A Visual Study Of One Year's Activities Of The Auburndale Graded School, Jefferson County, Kentucky., Bertha Trunnell

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No abstract provided.


A Handbook For The Teaching Of Play Production In The Secondary Schools., Cassie Avel Blankenbaker Jan 1949

A Handbook For The Teaching Of Play Production In The Secondary Schools., Cassie Avel Blankenbaker

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No abstract provided.


A Study Of Human Relations In The Fifth Grade In I.N. Bloom School., Mildred Hargraves Bott Jan 1949

A Study Of Human Relations In The Fifth Grade In I.N. Bloom School., Mildred Hargraves Bott

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No abstract provided.


Adair, Then And Now : An Example Of Cooperation Between School And Community As Seen In The Adair School District (Elementary School No. 78-2) Jefferson County, Kentucky., Emma Nisbet Whalin 1900-1960 Jan 1949

Adair, Then And Now : An Example Of Cooperation Between School And Community As Seen In The Adair School District (Elementary School No. 78-2) Jefferson County, Kentucky., Emma Nisbet Whalin 1900-1960

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The purpose of this paper is to describe the origin and development of a specific small school in a specific small community, to show how the school and the community cooperate with one another, and to present the relationship between this school and this community as an example of the democratic way of life on the local level. The school is Adair (Elementary School No. 78-2) and the community is a small section of Jefferson County just outside the city limits of Louisville. The first part of the paper -- "Adair Then" -- tells how the need tor a school arose in ...


The Acceptance And Social Adjustment Of A Third Grade Group In Louisville, Kentucky., Aileen T. Presnell Jan 1949

The Acceptance And Social Adjustment Of A Third Grade Group In Louisville, Kentucky., Aileen T. Presnell

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No abstract provided.


Meeting The Mental Health Needs Of A Class Through An Experience Curriculum., Olga M. Clarke Jan 1949

Meeting The Mental Health Needs Of A Class Through An Experience Curriculum., Olga M. Clarke

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No abstract provided.


A Study Of A Fourth Grade Class., Virginia Lee Melone Jan 1949

A Study Of A Fourth Grade Class., Virginia Lee Melone

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No abstract provided.


The Inter-Relation Of School And Community As Seen In Fern Creek High School District, Jefferson County, Kentucky., Jack Dawson Jan 1949

The Inter-Relation Of School And Community As Seen In Fern Creek High School District, Jefferson County, Kentucky., Jack Dawson

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No abstract provided.


A Proposed Study Of The Affect Of Group Counseling Upon Students On Academic Probation At The University Of Louisville., Morrison L. Cooke Jan 1949

A Proposed Study Of The Affect Of Group Counseling Upon Students On Academic Probation At The University Of Louisville., Morrison L. Cooke

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No abstract provided.


History Of Public Education In Jeffersonville, Indiana., C. C. Callahan Aug 1948

History Of Public Education In Jeffersonville, Indiana., C. C. Callahan

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As the traveller approaches Jeffersonville from the north by way of U.S. Highway Number Thirty-One, he may see at the city limits a marker bearing the following information: "Jeffersonville was founded in 1802 and named in honor of Thomas Jefferson who planned the original town plat. It was made the county seat by William Henry Harrison, governor of the Indiana Territory." A stranger visiting a city is usually attracted by those things along the lines of his own interests. The engineer would be interested in plats and sanitary conditions. The business man would be interested in the business section ...


A Study Of The Reading Of Fifty Teachers Of Louisville And Jefferson County During The Year Of 1947-1948., Glenn Gray Aug 1948

A Study Of The Reading Of Fifty Teachers Of Louisville And Jefferson County During The Year Of 1947-1948., Glenn Gray

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Teacher Reading is the topic of this professional paper which has been written to fulfill partially the requirements for the Degree of Master in Education for the University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky. The purpose of this study is neither to condone nor to condemn teachers in their discrimination or quantity of reading, but is, instead, a rather limited survey to portray the extent and type of reading done by teachers in the schools of Jefferson County and the city of Louisville during the year 1947-1948.


A Comparative Study Of Part-Time And Non-Working Students At Louisville Male High School., William L. Walters Jun 1948

A Comparative Study Of Part-Time And Non-Working Students At Louisville Male High School., William L. Walters

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No abstract provided.


The Present Day Guidance Program In The County School System Of Jefferson County, Kentucky., Mattye Belle Reid Jan 1948

The Present Day Guidance Program In The County School System Of Jefferson County, Kentucky., Mattye Belle Reid

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No abstract provided.


Suggestions For Junior High School Teachers In Utilizing The Visit Of The Freedom Train As An Experience In Teaching Social Studies., Mildred Tibbits Jan 1948

Suggestions For Junior High School Teachers In Utilizing The Visit Of The Freedom Train As An Experience In Teaching Social Studies., Mildred Tibbits

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No abstract provided.