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1995 December, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Dec 1995

1995 December, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for December of 1995.


Sex And Race Differences In Faculty Salaries, Tenure, Rank, And Productivity: Why, On Average, Do Women, African Americans, And Hispanics Have Lower Salaries, Tenure, And Rank?, Michael T. Nettles, Laura W. Perna Nov 1995

Sex And Race Differences In Faculty Salaries, Tenure, Rank, And Productivity: Why, On Average, Do Women, African Americans, And Hispanics Have Lower Salaries, Tenure, And Rank?, Michael T. Nettles, Laura W. Perna

GSE Publications

This study examined the status and conditions of salaries, tenure, rank attainment, and productivity of men and women college faculty and faculty of each of five racial groups. It is based on a subset of data on 8,114 faculty members drawn from the 1992-93 National Study of Postsecondary Faculty. The results, based on descriptive and multivariate analyses, indicate that, even after controlling for experience, education, productivity, and institutional characteristics, women received 11.3 percent lower salaries than men, had lower probabilities than men of being tenured, and were less likely than men to be full professors. While Hispanic and ...


1995 November, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Nov 1995

1995 November, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for November of 1995.


1995 October, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Oct 1995

1995 October, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for October of 1995.


Upgrading High School Math: A Look At Three Transition Courses, Paula A. White, Andrew C. Porter, Adam Gamoran, John Smithson Sep 1995

Upgrading High School Math: A Look At Three Transition Courses, Paula A. White, Andrew C. Porter, Adam Gamoran, John Smithson

CPRE Policy Briefs

This issue of CPRE Policy Briefs focuses on the nature of instruction in transition math courses, the consequences of student placement in the new transition courses, and the linkages among course type, course content, and student achievement. The findings presented here are based on both qualitative and quantitative data gathered from seven high school across four districts in two states.

We studied transition math courses in seven high schools in San Diego and San Francisco in California and in Buffalo and Rochester in New York. We chose schools that had high percentages of minority and low-income students, because the problem ...


Reinventing Teacher Compensation Systems, Carolyn Kelley, Allan Odden Sep 1995

Reinventing Teacher Compensation Systems, Carolyn Kelley, Allan Odden

CPRE Policy Briefs

In this issue of CPRE Finance Briefs, the authors argue that it is now time for education to join successful efforts and revise teacher pay systems. The brief provides a short history of changes in teacher compensation over the last century and a discussion of key organizational and educational changes today that could be reinforced by a new teacher compensation structure. It also suggests some new teacher pay elements and a set of principles states and districts could follow if they embark on the journey to redesign how teachers are paid. Examples of leading-edge compensation programs are included in sidebars ...


1995 September, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Sep 1995

1995 September, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for September of 1995.


1995 August, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Aug 1995

1995 August, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for August of 1995.


1995 July, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Jul 1995

1995 July, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for July of 1995.


Tracking Student Achievement In Science And Math: The Promise Of State Assessment Programs, University Of Pennsylvania Jun 1995

Tracking Student Achievement In Science And Math: The Promise Of State Assessment Programs, University Of Pennsylvania

CPRE Policy Briefs

This issue of CPRE Policy Briefs examines the capacity of state assessment systems to track the effects of the SSIs on student performance in mathematics and science. It also identifies some of the major issues state policymakers are facing as they attempt to re-align their state assessment systems of meet the changing goals for public education.


Helping Teachers Teach Well: Transforming Professional Development, Thomas B. Corcoran Jun 1995

Helping Teachers Teach Well: Transforming Professional Development, Thomas B. Corcoran

CPRE Policy Briefs

This brief from 1995 reviews what was known about professional development. The brief discusses its organization, costs, and effects on practice. It also suggests some principles to guide professional development in the future and offers a framework for designing and assessing policies and programs.


1995 June, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Jun 1995

1995 June, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for June of 1995.


1995 May, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. May 1995

1995 May, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for May of 1995.


1995 April, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Apr 1995

1995 April, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for April of 1995.


On Students, Standards, Employers And Jobs, Chester Smolski Mar 1995

On Students, Standards, Employers And Jobs, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"The recent an first national census survey on hiring, training and management practices in business in this country statistically reaffirmed the complaints of business leaders made a decade ago--young people coming out of our schools are not ready nor qualified for the workplace."


1995 March, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Mar 1995

1995 March, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for March of 1995.


Geographically, R.I. Teachers Are Among The Best, Chester Smolski Feb 1995

Geographically, R.I. Teachers Are Among The Best, Chester Smolski

Smolski Texts

"Isn't it time that we recognize the good teachers and good work being done in the schools of this state rather than constantly harping on problems with education and how our students don't measure up to those in other countries?"


1995 February, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Feb 1995

1995 February, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for February of 1995.


View, 1995-1996, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Jan 1995

View, 1995-1996, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Communications and Marketing Publications Archive

1995-1996 View magazine of Morehead State University.


Ua12/8 Chief News, Wku Police Jan 1995

Ua12/8 Chief News, Wku Police

WKU Archives Records

WKU Police departmental newsletters for 1995.


Msu Update, 1995, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Jan 1995

Msu Update, 1995, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Communications and Marketing Publications Archive

MSU Update Newsletters for 1995.


1995 January, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. Jan 1995

1995 January, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives, 1961 to the Present

Morehead State University press releases for January of 1995.