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Women's and Gender Studies

Maria do Mar Pereira

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Women’s and Gender Studies Introduction Women’s and gender studies (WGS) is an interdisciplinary field of research and education. It analyzes ...

Student Participation

Dana L. Mitra

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Student Participation Introduction A marked growth in student participation research has occurred in the past ten years. As the pressure to equ...

University Faculty Roles and Responsibilities in the United States

Ann E. Austin, Lucas B. Hill

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

University Faculty Roles and Responsibilities in the United States Introduction Faculty members are a central and critical ingredient to the q...

Integrating Art across the Curriculum

Cathy Smilan

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Integrating Art Across the Curriculum Introduction Art integration across the curriculum addresses studies, theory, anecdotal writings, and reports on t...

Refugee and New Immigrant Learners

Martha Bigelow, Jenifer B. Vanek

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Refugee and New Immigrant Learners Introduction The scholarship on the topic of newcomer refugees and immigrant learners (hereafter newcomers) is broad ...

Schools, Private and Independent

Edward J. Fox

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Private and Independent Schools Introduction The independent schools in the United States are characterized by the following: they are operated...

School Choice

Eric K. Hilgendorf

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

School Choice Introduction “School choice” refers to several distinct, school-based reform initiatives that have been legislatively implemented...

Ethnic Studies

Christine Sleeter

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Ethnic Studies Introduction Established in the late 1960s in the United States, ethnic studies has served as a foundation for efforts to trans...

Vocational and Technical Education

Chris Zirkle, Lindsey Martin

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Vocational and Technical Education Introduction Vocational and technical education has historically been known as “education for work.” It has...

Emotional and Behavioral Disorders

Sarup R. Mathur, Katie Sprouls

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Emotional and Behavioral Disorders ...

Desegregation and Integration

Jennifer Ayscue, Erica Frankenberg

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Desegregation and Integration Introduction In the landmark 1954 Brown v. Board of Education case, the Supreme Court unanimously decided that racial segr...

Portable Technology for Special Education

Lesley Farmer

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Portable Technology for Special Education Introduction Learners with disabilities are often disadvantaged in educational settings. Individuals with Disa...

School Reform

Heather Zavadsky

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

School Reform Introduction School reform refers to the process of making changes in educational policy or practice, often in response to conce...

Play

Artin Goncu, Tony Perone, Sierra Ryan

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Play Introduction This article provides a list of sources on the major trends in the study of play. First, the activity of play and its role i...

Note-Taking

Joseph R. Boyle, Gina A. Forchelli

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Note-Taking Introduction Note-taking aids student learning by allowing individuals to process and retain large amounts of information. Note-ta...

Mixed Methods Research

Nancy Leech

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Mixed Methods Research Introduction Mixed methods research refers to studies in which researchers utilize qualitative and quantitative techniq...

Multivariate Research Methodology

Robin K. Henson, Krystal Hinerman

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Multivariate Research Methodology Introduction Broadly defined, multivariate research methods involve the inclusion of more than one outcome in a singul...

Secondary to Postsecondary Transition Issues

David W. Test, Audrey Bartholomew, Jennifer Cease-Cook, Lauren K. Bethune, Karen M. Diegelmann, Debra G. Holzberg

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Secondary to Postsecondary Transition Issues Introduction Secondary transition was formally defined by the federal government in the 1990 Indi...

Social Studies Education

William B. Russell

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Social Studies Education Introduction Social studies education most commonly refers to the training of professional educators to teach social s...

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...

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