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Video Technology and the Subjective Norm, Perceived Behavioral Control, and Attitudes Toward Physical Activity of Middle School Students: Does P.E.TV make a difference?
(Virginia Tech, 1996-04-01)
This study examined the effects of Physical Education Television (P.E.TV) on 69 southwest Virginia middle school students' subjective norm, perceived behavioral control, and attitudes toward physical activity. Four intact ...
Framing Games: an Exploration Into the Speaking Activity of a Chinese-English Bilingual Child
(Virginia Tech, 1999-03-01)
The study applies an ethnography of speaking to the study of a bilingual child, with the construct of a frame as the unit of analysis. The child was observed and tape recorded playing a commercial game in Chinese with her ...
Teachers' Self-Perceptions of Their Role as Generalist: A Study of the Interpersonal Skills Necessary For Effective Leadership and Counseling
(Virginia Tech, 1999-09-27)
This study was designed to examine the various duties and roles teachers are called upon to play, and the potential effect of the teachers' behaviors on the relationships they establish with their students. It was thought ...
"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 ...
A portrait of grace: teaching for meaningfulness in school settings
(Virginia Tech, 1996-04-03)
The purpose of this study was to explore teaching for meaningfulness in a school setting. I feel that a better understanding of teaching for meaningfulness can support the practice of teachers who desire to teach for ...
Learning how to learn about the supervision of student teachers
(Virginia Tech, 1990-03-04)
Recent calls for reform in teacher education have included improving the clinical experience of preservice teachers (Boyer, 1983; The Holmes Group, 1986). Research on student teaching indicates that the role of the cooperating ...
Redesigning a teacher education program: hopes, motivations, promises, and realities
(Virginia Tech, 1995)
The relationship of instructional approach to creativity in home- schooled children
(Virginia Tech, 1990)