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Increasing social competence in the special education population: An evaluation of a summer program
The purpose of this dissertation was to evaluate a summer social skills program to determine if it increased social competency in the special education population. The study included twenty students who participated in the ...
Attentional impairment and processing speed in children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
The behavioral and cognitive symptomology that children with ADHD typically show can have a widespread impact on their overall functioning in everyday life. Children with ADHD may show poor short term memory, poor ...
Rhetorical motives of identity, consubstantiality, and hierarchy: An analysis of community college program documents
The dissertation focuses on three academic programs at Tarrant County College, Northeast Campus, specifically the documents used to create and sustain these programs. The purpose of this study includes the following: first, ...
Test-retest reliability and validity of the Computerized Version of the Category Test-Young Children's Version
The primary focus of the research involved the reliability and validity of the Computerized Version of the Category Test-Young Children's Version (CVCT-YC). There were 56 elementary school children, ages 5-8 (24 females ...
The arts of Jane Austen's major novels
Identity, age, proportion of online classes, and success among students in a predominantly online degree program
Most colleges and universities in the US offer at least some classes online, and a significant number of colleges and universities offer degree programs either all online or predominantly online. Many of the distance ...
Transdisciplinary multicultural dance education: Teaching Chinese American students Chinese culture through Lion Dancing
The purpose of this study was to document the process of change in overseas Chinese students' understanding and appreciation of Chinese culture through Lion Dancing workshop. It was confined to examining the methods used ...
A factor analytic investigation of the Kindergarten Diagnostic Instrument
School psychology has been influenced by forces acting on the educational setting. Included are assumptions from developmental theory and the medical model of disease, need for accountability and measurement, efforts to ...
Predicting success in a mathematics course
Retention is a genuine, valid apprehension for many two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States. As many as 1 in 3 first-year students do not return for the sophomore year due to variety of reasons, ...
An art history curriculum guide for seventh and eighth grades
This study provided a curriculum for teaching art history to seventh and eighth grade students based on the principles of discipline-based art education (DBAE). The student included historical facts, descriptions and the ...