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Analyzing Mathematics And Ap Statistics Assessment Items In Terms Of The Levels Of Thinking Skills They Assess, Shadreck S. Chitsonga Dec 2015

Analyzing Mathematics And Ap Statistics Assessment Items In Terms Of The Levels Of Thinking Skills They Assess, Shadreck S. Chitsonga

Georgia Educational Researcher

This study is a part of a large study that investigated the Assessment Practices of Mathematics Teachers who also teach AP Statistics. In this paper I investigate the thinking skills that assessment items used mathematics and AP Statistics classroom assess. Two teachers who were teaching mathematics and AP Statistics participated in this study. Each teacher was observed 12 times in class. Artifacts were also collected from each teacher, mainly oral questions and written questions. A mathematics taxonomy framework was used to analyze the characteristics of the assessment items. The results of the study indicated that assessment questions (oral and written ...


Exploring Students’ Perceptions Of The Connection Between Personal Effort And Academic Performance, Kimberly Kinsey Mannahan, Jennifer P. Gray Dec 2015

Exploring Students’ Perceptions Of The Connection Between Personal Effort And Academic Performance, Kimberly Kinsey Mannahan, Jennifer P. Gray

Georgia Educational Researcher

The goal of this study was to explore the relationship between students’ perceptions of the link between personal effort and academic performance to promote effective pedagogy, contributing to the potential for increased retention/progression/graduation rates. Based on Treisman’s (2013) assertion that students do not connect hard work with success, the researchers hypothesized that students would fail to connect the level of effort (as measured by motivation, effort, attendance, attention/engagement, and reading the textbook) they invested in a course with performance in the course (as measured by expected course grade). A mixed-methods survey containing both quantitative and qualitative ...


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern runs past Bowling Green 58-27 in GoDaddyBowl


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2015

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • Call for Artists


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern History Faculty and Museum Curators seek World War I Artifacts


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

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  • Tyson Summers Named Next Head Coach of Georgia Southern Football


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  • Graduate Students attend Art Basel Miami Beach; Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art Van Painted by Kenny Scharf
  • College of Health and Human Sciences students embrace Service opportunities


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

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  • Georgia Southern's Accreditation is reaffirmed


My News Dec 2015

My News

My News

  • Get your tickets to the GoDaddy Bowl
  • Georgia Southern hosts renowned educator Dr. Steve Perry for annual MLK Celebration
  • Donate your toys to 'Toys for Tots' at campus locations now through Dec. 18
  • Georgia Southern faculty continue excellence in 2015
  • MyNews returns in 2016, submit your news items now!
  • Del McGee named Eagles Interim Coach for Bowl Game
  • University Holiday Hours


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern faculty continue excellence in 2015


University Honors Program News, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

University Honors Program News, Georgia Southern University

University Honors Program News Blog

  • Connor Rentz’s Film Career Takes Flight with Virgin America


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Nearly 1,600 degrees conferred during Fall Commencement


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2015

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • Letter from Robert Farber


My News Dec 2015

My News

My News

  • Georgia Southern selected for the GoDaddy Bowl, first bowl game in school history
  • Georgia Southern hosts renowned educator Dr. Steve Perry for annual MLK Celebration
  • Mock Mediation Club ranks in top 10 at international tourney
  • Commencement is this week! Get all your information here
  • Tree Planting Ceremony on Sweetheart Circle Dec. 9
  • Georgia Southern hosts Golf Channel Am Tour Dec. 20
  • University Advancement honored with GEAC Institutional Excellence Award


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern University Golf Course to host Golf Channel Amateur Tour


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern Mock Meditation Club earns multiple awards
  • Georgia Southern hosts the 11th annual Southern Scholars Showcase


The George-Anne Dec 2015

The George-Anne

The George-Anne

No abstract provided.


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2015

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • All fired up


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern to host Dr. Steve Perry for annual MLK Celebration


Staff Council Newsletter Dec 2015

Staff Council Newsletter

Staff Council Newsletter

No abstract provided.


President’S Newsletter, Jean Bartels Dec 2015

President’S Newsletter, Jean Bartels

President's Newsletter (2012-2016)

No abstract provided.


Facilities Forum, Facilities Services Dec 2015

Facilities Forum, Facilities Services

Facilities Forum

  • New Health Services Opening Soon!
  • Project Initiation Forms
  • Military Science Groundbreaking
  • Teamwork
  • CEIT Patio Solar Charging Umbrellas
  • New Golf Carts
  • Portable Space Heater Safety
  • New Hires & Promotions
  • Employee Spotlight


News From Our House, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

News From Our House, Georgia Southern University

News from Our House

No abstract provided.


The Research Express Dec 2015

The Research Express

Research Express Newsletter (2014-2016)

No abstract provided.


University Honors Program Newsletters, University Honors Program, Georgia Southern University Dec 2015

University Honors Program Newsletters, University Honors Program, Georgia Southern University

University Honors Program Newsletters

No abstract provided.


The George-Anne Dec 2015

The George-Anne

The George-Anne

No abstract provided.


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2015

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • WHO SAYS ART IS FLAT? INTERACTIVE INSTALLATIONS & DRAWINGS


My News Nov 2015

My News

My News

  • Georgia Southern students to present fashion, design works during annual showcase
  • Georgia Southern student publications win awards at National College Media Convention
  • Join Eagle Dining for Holiday Dinner Dec. 2
  • Lighting of Sweetheart Circle Dec. 3
  • Find one­of­a­kind, handmade gifts at All Fired Up Holiday Exhibition and Sale
  • Downtown Statesboro Holiday Celebration Dec. 4
  • Let's "Blue Out" Paulson Stadium Dec. 5


University Honors Program News, Georgia Southern University Nov 2015

University Honors Program News, Georgia Southern University

University Honors Program News Blog

  • Magazine Takes Honors at NCHC
  • Rushing into Retirement


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Nov 2015

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern students to present fashion, design works during annual showcase
  • Georgia Southern Announces Fall 2015 Commencement Speakers