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Teacher Unions and Associations

Diana D'Amico

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Teacher Unions and Associations Introduction The National Education Association (NEA) and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) are key pla...

Linguistic Diversity

Teresa McCarty, Ran Chen

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Linguistic Diversity Introduction We live in a multilingual world. Approximately seven thousand spoken languages and innumerable spoken dialec...

Epistemic Beliefs

Dorothe Kienhues

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Epistemic Beliefs Introduction (Personal) epistemology or epistemic beliefs have become a target of increased research interest in development...

Creativity

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 ...

Finance, Education

James W. Guthrie, Patrick J. Schuermann

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Education Finance Introduction Education finance refers to governmental and organizational processes by which revenues are generated (through t...

Performance Objectives and Measurement

Courtney L. Brown, Mindy Hightower King

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Performance Objectives and Measurement Introduction Performance objectives, often referred to as performance measures, are written statements t...

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...

Gender and Achievement

Ursula Kessels

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Gender and Achievement Introduction This article covers sources on gender differences in educational outcomes and processes, as well as on pos...

Disabilities

Louise Boettcher, Jesper Dammeyer

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Disabilities ...

Education Reform and School Change

Andrew Hargreaves, Corrie Stone-Johnson, Kristin Kew

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Education Reform and School Change Introduction Educational change is a central topic of inquiry in education, and also a recognized field of s...

Federal Government Programs and Issues

Paul Manna

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Federal Government Programs and Issues Introduction Since the founding of the United States, subnational levels of government have shouldered t...

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 ...

Problem Solving

Gregory Schraw

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Problem Solving ...

Literacy, Multiple Documents

Helge Stromso, Ivar Braten

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Multiple Documents Literacy Introduction Multiple documents literacy refers to reading and comprehension of different text-based sources on th...

Gifted Education

Sally M. Reis, Joseph S. Renzulli

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Gifted Education Introduction The field of gifted education is based on the notion that some children and students either with demonstrated ou...

Early Childhood Education and Development in Mexico

Rebeca Mejia-Arauz, Vanessa Toledo-Rojas, Itzel Aceves-Azuara

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Early Childhood Education and Development in Mexico Introduction Early childhood education around the world focuses on the first years of life...

Economics of Education

Kevin A. Gee

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Economics of Education Introduction The economics of education is a rapidly growing and evolving field that applies a diverse array of economic...

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...

Higher Education, International Issues in

Stephen P. Heyneman, Jeongwoo Lee

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

International Issues in Higher Education Introduction International higher-education issues refer to those problems or dilemmas that pertain t...

Education Leadership, Empirical Perspectives in

James W. Guthrie, Patrick J. Schuermann

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Empirical Perspectives in Education Leadership Introduction Leaders ensure for an organization that it does the right things, and they pay equa...