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School Accreditation

Charles H. Skipper

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

School AccreditationIntroductionSchool and university accreditation is an evaluative decision made by a recognized accrediting agency/institution that...

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...

School Culture

Patrick J. Schuermann, James W. Guthrie, Colleen Hoy

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

School Culture Introduction Similar to change efforts in other sectors, organizational growth in education does not occur in an isolated enviro...

School District Budgeting and Financial Management in the United States

Vincent Reitano

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

School District Budgeting and Financial Management in the United StatesIntroductionIn the United States, school districts operate as a type of special...

School Improvement through Inclusive Education

Wayne Sailor, Allyson Satter, Kari Woods, James McLeskey, Nancy Waldron

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

School Improvement through Inclusive EducationIntroductionInclusive educational practices have recently become a driving force for school improvement....

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...

School-Wide Positive Behavior Support

Brandi M. Simonsen, George Sugai

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Introduction School-wide positive behavior support (SWPBS), also known as positive behavioral interventi...

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...

Science Education

Jonathan M. Eckert

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Science Education Introduction In this article, multiple facets of science education will be addressed. For several decades, especially since ...

Secondary to Postsecondary Transition Issues

David W. Test, Lauren K. Bethune, Karen M. Diegelmann, Debra G. Holzberg, Kelly Clark, Misty Terrell, Dana Rusher

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Secondary to Postsecondary Transition IssuesIntroductionSecondary transition was formally defined by the federal government in the 1990 Individuals wi...

Self-Regulated Learning

Daniel L. Dinsmore, Meghan M. Parkinson

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Self-Regulated Learning Introduction Self-regulated learning (SRL) is the means by which students are able to independently monitor, adapt, an...

Self-Study of Teacher Education Practices

Amanda Berry, Mary Lynn Hamilton

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Self-Study of Teacher Education Practices

Service-Learning

Shelley H. Billig, Stephen J. Meyer

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Service-LearningIntroductionService-learning is variously considered an instructional approach, a philosophy, and a practice that engages people in th...

Severe Disabilities

Martin Agran, Fred Spooner

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Severe DisabilitiesIntroductionPeople with severe disabilities are considered to have the following disabilities: severe intellectual disability (form...

Single Salary Schedule

Peter Witham

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Single-Salary Schedule Introduction The single-salary schedule has become a nearly universal feature of public school teachers. In a single-sal...

Single-sex Education

Margaret L. Signorella

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Single-Sex EducationIntroductionSingle-sex education refers to both classes and schools that have only one sex, defined by a biological classification...

Single-Subject Research Design

Timothy J. Lewis, Nicholas Gage

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Single-Subject Research Design Introduction Single-subject research, at times referred to as single-case research, is a quantitative approach ...

Social Context of Education

Claire Smrekar, Lydia Bentley

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2011-12-15

Social Context of Education Introduction The study of the social context of education explores contemporary issues in education through the len...

Social Justice

Jeffrey S. Brooks, Anthony H. Normore, Gaëtane Jean-Marie, Melanie C. Brooks

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-10-27

Social JusticeIntroductionSocial justice has both conceptual and empirical aspects. It is both a way of critically thinking about people, organization...

Social Network Analysis

Brian V. Carolan

Subject: Education »

Date Added: 2016-10-27

Social Network AnalysisIntroductionSocial network analysis (SNA) operates from the basic premise that relationships matter. This premise informs the m...

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