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Drug Use And Abuse: Suggestions For Teaching In The Junior High School, Ardiccio Daniel Morales Dec 1971

Drug Use And Abuse: Suggestions For Teaching In The Junior High School, Ardiccio Daniel Morales

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Handbook For Beginning School Business Officials In Michigan, Raymond M. Sreboth Dec 1971

A Handbook For Beginning School Business Officials In Michigan, Raymond M. Sreboth

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Development And Empirical Validation Of A Teaching Program, Arlene Chmil Dec 1971

The Development And Empirical Validation Of A Teaching Program, Arlene Chmil

Master's Theses

The original purpose of this study was to teach college students to write psychology laboratory reports. A programmed text on how to draw a graph that would meet the publication requirements as specified by the American Psychological Association was written and tested on a small sample of psychology stidents. Results showed that the rules were not adequate discriminative stimuli for controlling behavior. It was necessary to give the students discrimination training with examples related to those rules. There was a high percent of errors on rules that pertained to the concepts of the independent and dependent variables, and the task ...


The Attitude Of Students, Parents, Administrators, Faculty And Staff Regarding Hours And Visitation Privileges For Women College Students, B. Margaret Voss Dec 1971

The Attitude Of Students, Parents, Administrators, Faculty And Staff Regarding Hours And Visitation Privileges For Women College Students, B. Margaret Voss

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Report Of Internship Experiences, Richard V. Yenchesky Aug 1971

Report Of Internship Experiences, Richard V. Yenchesky

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Experimental Study Of The Effects Of Classroom Photography On The Self-Concepts Of Culturally Disadvantaged Sixth Grade Students, Donald L. Wetmore Aug 1971

An Experimental Study Of The Effects Of Classroom Photography On The Self-Concepts Of Culturally Disadvantaged Sixth Grade Students, Donald L. Wetmore

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Study Of The Effects Of A Reading Program For Reluctant Readers, Florence Evelyn Banks Aug 1971

A Study Of The Effects Of A Reading Program For Reluctant Readers, Florence Evelyn Banks

Master's Theses

The purpose of this study was to obtain some statistical evidence concerning the effects of a reading program for high school students rated as reluctant readers on their reading habits and attitudes. The initial problem which motivated the study was that assignments to read novels were resisted by this group. The students can read, but do not.

The hypothesis is that if students are given a program with books of 200 pages or less that have in the content some universalities that will satisfy the adult interests of students, attitudes about reading will change and there will be an improvement ...


Development Of A Middle School Philosophy And Program For The Charlotte Junior High School For The School Year 1968-1969, Clarence J. Benson Aug 1971

Development Of A Middle School Philosophy And Program For The Charlotte Junior High School For The School Year 1968-1969, Clarence J. Benson

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Experience With School Administration In The City Of Grand Rapids, Gerald L. Siegel Aug 1971

An Experience With School Administration In The City Of Grand Rapids, Gerald L. Siegel

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Process Study: Developing An Elementary Language Arts Guide, Norma Korn Aug 1971

A Process Study: Developing An Elementary Language Arts Guide, Norma Korn

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Explorations In Pre-Calculus Mathematics, Jon Wendell Scott Aug 1971

Explorations In Pre-Calculus Mathematics, Jon Wendell Scott

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


A Follow-Up Study Of The Vocational Choices Of Three Hundred Twenty-Four Eigth Grade Pupils To Determine The Validity Of Their Vocational Choices Ten Years Later, Jean Lankford Fountain Jul 1971

A Follow-Up Study Of The Vocational Choices Of Three Hundred Twenty-Four Eigth Grade Pupils To Determine The Validity Of Their Vocational Choices Ten Years Later, Jean Lankford Fountain

Master's Theses

The purpose of the investigation was as follows:

1. To determine whether there is a significant difference in the current vocations of three hundred pupils and the vocations chosen on the eighth grade level.

2. If there is a change, to determine some of the factors affecting it.

3. To determine whether it is relevant for pupils to make vocational choices at the eighth grade level.


Report Of An Internship Experience In Coordinating A Summer School Program In Eight Target Schools, Russell W. Stanton Apr 1971

Report Of An Internship Experience In Coordinating A Summer School Program In Eight Target Schools, Russell W. Stanton

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Influence Of Visual Perception On The Academic Performance Of The Mentally Retarded, Shirley A. Knapp Apr 1971

The Influence Of Visual Perception On The Academic Performance Of The Mentally Retarded, Shirley A. Knapp

Master's Theses

Visual perception refers to the process of receiving and analyzing sensory information through the medium of the eye. The report extensively surveys literature concerning the developmental processes and characteristics of visual perception. The research tended to show a relationship between visual perceptual maturity and academic achievement. The prominent remedial programs were discussed in conjunction with supporting or disputing research concerning the alleged benefits. Finally, studies dealing with the visual perception of the mentally retarded were proffered.

A research project was conducted with mentally retarded and non-retarded subjects, matched according to mental age. The Frostig Developmental Test of Visual Perception was ...


A Comparative Investigation Of The Relationship Between Algebra Grades And Differential Aptitude Test Subtests To Geometry Grades, Barbara Jean Southall Jan 1971

A Comparative Investigation Of The Relationship Between Algebra Grades And Differential Aptitude Test Subtests To Geometry Grades, Barbara Jean Southall

Master's Theses

THE PROBLEM AND OBJECTIVES

Counselors and teachers have long wanted a system to predict a student's probable level of achievement in the next higher course. This has been especially true in the academic areas such as English and mathematics. To do so involves many factors and the attempt has not yet proven successful.

THE PROBLEM

After three years of teaching both Algebra II and Trigonometry, and Fused Geometry, the author has become aware of the need for predicting a student's probable level of achievement in the next higher mathematics course. This is particularly true when colleges may be ...


An Examination Of The Self-Concept And Education Of The Culturally Disadvantaged Black Student: Some Administrative Implications, Mckinley Dillingham Jan 1971

An Examination Of The Self-Concept And Education Of The Culturally Disadvantaged Black Student: Some Administrative Implications, Mckinley Dillingham

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Philosophy Of Education In Selected Ancient And Contemporary Judaic Sources In Relation To Main Values In Four Secular Philosophies, Elliott Finkel Jan 1971

The Philosophy Of Education In Selected Ancient And Contemporary Judaic Sources In Relation To Main Values In Four Secular Philosophies, Elliott Finkel

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Some Adaptations Of The Theory And Techniques Of Value Counseling To Secondary Education, David J. Jakubiec Jan 1971

Some Adaptations Of The Theory And Techniques Of Value Counseling To Secondary Education, David J. Jakubiec

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Implications Of The Foreign Studies Apostolate For American Jesuit Higher Education In The 1970'S, John Felice Jan 1971

The Implications Of The Foreign Studies Apostolate For American Jesuit Higher Education In The 1970'S, John Felice

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


The Development In The Concept Of Counseling Of Dean Edmund Griffith Williamson From 1937 To 1969, Herbert J. Farias Jan 1971

The Development In The Concept Of Counseling Of Dean Edmund Griffith Williamson From 1937 To 1969, Herbert J. Farias

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


An Anaysis Of Existing Guidance And Counseling Services In Diploma Schools Of Nursing, Rose Marie Seifried Jan 1971

An Anaysis Of Existing Guidance And Counseling Services In Diploma Schools Of Nursing, Rose Marie Seifried

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.