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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 ...
Development and Evaluation of Virtual World Instruction Based on a Constructivist Learning Environment Design Framework
(Virginia Tech, 2014-01-16)
By their very nature, physical classrooms limit the external resources that are readily available to teachers and students. However, many educators desire to expand the student's learning environment to include outside ...
Vocational administrator leadership effectiveness as a function of gender and leadership style
(Virginia Tech, 1995-11-05)
Social Justice Pedagogies and Scientific Knowledge: Remaking Citizenship in the Non-Science Classroom
(Virginia Tech, 2006-07-05)
This dissertation contributes to efforts to rethink the meanings of democracy, scientific literacy, and non-scientist citizenship in the United States. Beginning with questions that emerged from action research and exploring ...
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 ...
Comparing the Legibility and Comprehension of Type Size, Font Selection and Rendering Technology of Onscreen Type
(Virginia Tech, 2001-10-08)
This experimental study investigated the relationship between the independent measures of font selection, type size, and type rendering technology and the dependent measures of legibility, as measured by the Chapman-Cook ...
An evaluation study of an experience-based career education program
(Virginia Tech, 1976-12-15)
Students' Perceptions of Physical Education Teachers' Caring
(Virginia Tech, 2005-05-11)
The concept of caring is reported to be an important factor in the teacher-student relationship. However, this concept has not been widely explored in the context of the teacher-student relationship in physical education. ...