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A Comparative Case Study of All-Girls Schools' Commitment to Motivating Females in Pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Careers
This comparative case study compared key elements of four all-girls schools that are committed to motivating females to pursue STEM majors and careers. The selected schools serve a demographic of girls from underserved ...
A COMPARISON OF THE TWO WAY DUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL BILINGUAL PROGRAMS ON TAKS READING ACHIEVEMENT: IMPLICATIONS FOR SCHOOL LEADERS
The achievement gap between English language learners (ELLs) and English only students has been documented for decades. A study of the National Assessment of Education Progress in 2005 highlighted a 46% gap between English ...
A Study of the Effectiveness of an Online Credit Recovery Initiative in Preventing High School Dropouts
According to the Texas Public Education Information and Management System (PEIMS) Student Data Report (2011), a total of 21,813 students in the class of 2011, Grade 9 cohort, dropped out. The focus of this study is to ...
ELEMENTARY PRINCIPALS‘ PERCEPTIONS OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A TEACHER APPRAISAL SYSTEM AND STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT
Across the nation, teacher appraisal systems are being revamped to serve the primary purpose of supporting and developing teachers, regardless of experience. To what degree a principal believes the instructional criteria ...
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN ASSISTANT PRINCIPALS AND TEACHERS
Educators across the country understand that our educational system must improve in the near future in order to keep pace with other countries around the world and provide students with the appropriate opportunities for ...
A Study of International Baccalaureate Middle Year Programme Participants' College Readiness Indicator Exam Scores and the Implications for School Leaders
The purpose of this longitudinal, non-experimental, causal comparative research study was to investigate whether a statistically significant difference existed between the college readiness indicator exam scores of students ...