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Academic Achievement

Ricarda Steinmayr, Anja Meißner, Anne F. Weidinger, Linda Wirthwein

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Academic Achievement Introduction Academic achievement represents performance outcomes that indicate the extent to which a person has accompli...

Administrator Preparation

John R. Hoyle, Colleen Hoy

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Administrator Preparation Introduction Administrator preparation refers to leadership education graduate programs in universities, granting mas...


Alan Davis

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Adolescence Introduction Adolescence (from Latin, adolescere, to grow up) is the period of transition from childhood to adulthood, beginning w...

African American Racial Identity and Learning

Frank C. Worrell

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

African American Racial Identity and Learning Introduction Racial identity is one of the most frequently studied cultural identities in the Un...

Art Education

Cathy Smilan

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Art Education Introduction This bibliography contains a selection of papers and volumes on themes under discussion in the field of art educatio...

Assessing School Leader Effectiveness

Lee Alvoid, Beverly L. Weiser

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Assessing School Leader Effectiveness Introduction The urgency in the first decade of the 21st century to scrutinize American student achieveme...

Assessment, Behavioral

Wendy P. Oakes, Pamela Harris

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Behavioral Assessment ...

Assessment, Educational

Terri Pigott, Joshua R. Polanin

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Educational Assessment Introduction Educational assessment can be defined as any effort to gather systematic evidence about the attainment of l...

Athletics, College

John R. Thelin

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

College Athletics Introduction The topic of “college athletics” refers specifically to the intercollegiate varsity sports competitions among an...

Beginning-Teacher Induction

Ruth Kane

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Beginning-Teacher Induction Introduction Induction programs for beginning teachers have become favored policy initiatives in recent decades to...

Bilingual Education and Bilingualism

Stephen May, Lincoln I. Dam

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Bilingual Education and Bilingualism Introduction This article presents a selection of the key literature on bilingualism and bilingual educat...

Character Education

Ryan S. Olson

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Character Education Introduction The story of character education is a complex one, deeply implicated in the intellectual and institutional na...

Children's Beliefs about Intelligence

Linda Bonne

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Children’s Beliefs about Intelligence Introduction How children from around five to thirteen years old conceptualize and think about intellige...

College Admissions in the United States

Patricia McDonough, Shannon Calderone

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

College Admissions in the United States Introduction By the simplest of definitions, college admissions represents a process of entry leading ...

Community Relations

Robert L. Crowson, Corey Bunje Bower

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Community Relations Introduction Community relations refers to the environmental connections and interactions characterizing and influencing th...

Computer-Based Testing

Samuel Greiff, Romain Martin

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Computer-Based Testing Introduction With the introduction of the first computers in the 1970s, the potential of this new technology to generat...


James C. Kaufman

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Creativity Introduction Although creativity has been debated and discussed by all types of scholars throughout history, it has only been since ...

Culturally Responsive Leadership

Lauri Johnson, Carrie Fuller

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Culturally Responsive Leadership Introduction Culturally responsive leadership, derived from the concept of culturally responsive pedagogy, in...

Culturally Responsive Pedagogies

Susan C. Faircloth

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Culturally Responsive Pedagogies Introduction Historically, the academic performance of many culturally and linguistically diverse students has...

Curriculum Design

Saad Shawer

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Curriculum Design Introduction Curriculum design (also curriculum organization) refers to the ways in which we arrange the curriculum component...