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Supporting Reverse Transfer Students: From Trauma To Transition And Triumph, Stephanie Burga Aug 2022

Supporting Reverse Transfer Students: From Trauma To Transition And Triumph, Stephanie Burga

M.A. in Higher Education Leadership: Action Research Projects

This study explores the reverse transfer student identity, a population or group that transfers from a four-year college or university to a two-year community college. The research utilizes a San Diego two-year community college as the sample institute to discover more about a sample of the reverse transfer student identity. The theoretical framework includes a combination of intersectional stigma and the ethic of care that is implemented throughout the transition process for the student. The purpose of this study is to seek and uncover patterns as to why students reverse transfer and what support looks like for them. How does ...


A Comparative Exploration Into First Time In College Student Academic Performance In Face-To-Face Versus Remote Learning Environments, Ashley Click Aug 2022

A Comparative Exploration Into First Time In College Student Academic Performance In Face-To-Face Versus Remote Learning Environments, Ashley Click

Theses & Dissertations

In spring 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic forced educational systems to transition into an emergency remote learning modality. This quantitative study compared retention and productive grade rates of two 16-week academic semesters and compared face-to-face (fall 2019) and remote (fall 2020) emergency remote instruction. The study sample was drawn from the core courses of History, English, and Speech at San Antonio College. Those courses were selected in part due to the high proportion of first time in college students who were considered a vulnerable population regarding performance and persistence. Additional variables (i.e., gender, veteran status, first-generation status, and socio-economic status ...


Benny, Barbara, And The Ethics Of Edtech, Geillan Aly Jul 2022

Benny, Barbara, And The Ethics Of Edtech, Geillan Aly

Journal of Humanistic Mathematics

Erlwanger (1973) shook the mathematics education world when he introduced Benny, a student who successfully worked through a behavioristic curriculum. Erlwanger showed how far removed Benny’s understanding of mathematics was from expectations. Erlwanger’s legacy is the basis for this comparative case study which explores students’ actions in the modern, in-class computer-centered emporium classroom. Many striking similarities are found between Pearson’s MyMathLabs (MML) and Benny’s Individually Prescribed Instruction curriculum. In this case study we meet Barbara, a student who succeeds in MML but shows little understanding of mathematical concepts and demonstrates that the legacy of Benny is ...


Apa References For Books, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Apa References For Books, Angela Gulick

APA (American Psychological Association) Documentation

This handout provides guidelines for in-text citations for books (printed books, e-books, encyclopedias, etc.) for papers requiring American Psychological Association (APA) style, 7th edition.


Apa In-Text Citations For Personal Communications, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Apa In-Text Citations For Personal Communications, Angela Gulick

APA (American Psychological Association) Documentation

This handout provides guidelines for in-text citations for Personal Communications (Interviews, E-mails, Texts, Lectures, etc.) for papers requiring American Psychological Association (APA) style, 7th edition.


Apa References For Website Articles And Social Media Posts, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Apa References For Website Articles And Social Media Posts, Angela Gulick

APA (American Psychological Association) Documentation

This handout has general reminders with examples about creating references for website articles and social media posts including how to note dates and authors.


Job Application Letter Sample, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Job Application Letter Sample, Angela Gulick

Employment Materials

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter to help students construct their own.


Column Graphs Using Microsoft Word 365, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Column Graphs Using Microsoft Word 365, Angela Gulick

Graphs, Charts, and Tables

This handout demonstrates how to create column graphs using Microsoft Word 365.


Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample #4, Ruijie Zhao Jun 2022

Job Application Letter And Résumé Sample #4, Ruijie Zhao

Employment Materials

This handout provides a sample of a job application letter and résumé to help students construct their own.


Mla In-Text Citations For Print, Online, And Audiovisual Sources, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Mla In-Text Citations For Print, Online, And Audiovisual Sources, Angela Gulick

MLA (Modern Language Association) Documentation

This handout explains how to write in-text citations for various sources using using the Modern Language Association (MLA) style, 9th edition.


Apostrophes, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Apostrophes, Angela Gulick

Punctuation

This instructional handout provides tips for how to determine when to use apostrophes.


Mla Sample Works Cited Page, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Mla Sample Works Cited Page, Angela Gulick

MLA (Modern Language Association) Documentation

This handout provides a sample works cited page formatted in the Modern Language Association (MLA) style, th edition.


Colons, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Colons, Angela Gulick

Punctuation

This handout provides examples showing appropriate use of colons.


Commas, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Commas, Angela Gulick

Punctuation

This handout provides examples showing appropriate use of commas.


Organization Map For An Academic Essay, Richard Morris Jun 2022

Organization Map For An Academic Essay, Richard Morris

Academic Essay Writing

This instructional handout helps students organize with pre- and post-writing guidance.


Conclusions, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Conclusions, Angela Gulick

Academic Essay Writing

This handout provides information and guidance to help compose a conclusion to an academic essay.


Las 189 Im Content Guide, Richard Morris Jun 2022

Las 189 Im Content Guide, Richard Morris

LAS 189 Materials

This is an instructional handout outlines the format required for an inquiry-based writing project, for LAS 189, Introduction to Liberal Arts, at Parkland College.


Transitions, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Transitions, Angela Gulick

Paragraphs and Transitions

This handout identifies and categorizes transitional words that can be used to connect one idea to the next and provides examples.


Active And Passive Voice, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Active And Passive Voice, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout distinguishes the difference between active and passive voice in writing, and suggests using active voice unless instructed otherwise, most notably in scientific writing.


Agreement, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Agreement, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout covers the topics of subject, verb, and pronoun agreement and offers advice on how to correct errors.


Capitalization, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Capitalization, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout offers guidelines for knowing when to capitalize words.


Conciseness And Clarity, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Conciseness And Clarity, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout offers guidelines for writing in a more concise and clear manner.


Conjunctions, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Conjunctions, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout offers guidelines for using conjunctions.


Point Of View, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Point Of View, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout identifies the three types of point of view in writing.


Pronouns, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Pronouns, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout addresses some common pitfalls when using pronouns in writing and makes suggestions for how to correct these errors.


Singulars And Plurals, Lori Williams, Sally Wallace Jun 2022

Singulars And Plurals, Lori Williams, Sally Wallace

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout provides information on singular and plural nouns and pronouns and the appropriate use of apostrophes when making nouns possessive.


Verb Tenses, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Verb Tenses, Angela Gulick

Style and Mechanics

This instructional handout highlights verb tense (past, present, and future) and discusses verb tense agreement errors and irregular verbs.


Comma Splices, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Comma Splices, Angela Gulick

Sentence-level Errors

This instructional handout helps identify the comma splice sentence error and identifies for ways to fix the problem.


Run-On Sentences, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Run-On Sentences, Angela Gulick

Sentence-level Errors

This instructional handout provides information about how to correct the run-on sentence error.


Sentence Fragments 1, Angela Gulick Jun 2022

Sentence Fragments 1, Angela Gulick

Sentence-level Errors

This instructional handout offers advice on how to correct the sentence fragment error.