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"There Must Be Musical Joy:" An Ethnography of a Norwegian Music School
(Virginia Tech, 1997-03-30)
This study seeks to discuss issues and practices as found among three musicians, their classrooms, rehearsals and performances in a music school in Asker, Norway. The issues explored are more generally "Western" than ...
Intellectual, educational and demographic characteristics of students with learning disabilities and serious emotional disturbances
(Virginia Tech, 1996-03-05)
This study examined the WISC-III, reading, math and selected family and demographic characteristics of 301 learning disabled students (LD) and 99 emotionally disturbed students (ED). Specifically, this study sought to ...
Vocational administrator leadership effectiveness as a function of gender and leadership style
(Virginia Tech, 1995-11-05)
Twice Forty Years Of Learning: An Educational Biography of Robert Reid Howison (1820-1906)
(Virginia Tech, 1998-06-18)
The two primary purposes of this study were to develop an educational biography on the life of Robert Reid Howison, a nineteenth-century Virginia lawyer, minister, historian, and author, and to examine Howison's efforts ...
The impact of administrative support, curriculum, student retention, population and production activity on theatre programs at historically black institutions: a case study perspective
(Virginia Tech, 1995-05-05)
In the black college and university, the acceptance of academic theatre was slow. Most black colleges and universities were not established until the Civil War, and theatre programs did not appear in these schools until ...
Adaptation and validation of a technology attitude scale for use by American teachers at the middle school level
(Virginia Tech, 1993-11-05)
The purpose of this study was to adapt and validate the Technology Attitude Scale (TAS) for use by American teachers at the middle school level. The study provided an instrument for American middle school teachers to ...
Ethics Education In Marriage and Family Therapy Graduate Programs
(Virginia Tech, 1996-06-21)
Mental health professionals place value on education in the hopeful expectation that ethics instruction will provide the knowledge and awareness required to empower therapists to make ethical clinical decisions. This study ...
Defining diversity: the politics of identity in a rural community
(Virginia Tech, 1995-04-05)
This ethnographic study examines the meaning of "diversity" in a rural community, along with related issues of social identity. Data collected through participant observation, public documents, and interviews has shown ...
A History of Nansemond Collegiate Institute From 1890 to 1939
(Virginia Tech, 1997-05-27)
The goal of this effort was to write the definitive history of a high school for Blacks in Nansemond County. The destruction of school records in the fires that eventually led to the closing of the school made that task ...