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An Analytic Synthesis of Research Studies Dealing with the Relationship between School Building Condition and Student Academic Achievement
(Virginia Tech, 2017-11-29)
This meta-analytic synthesis of research studies is assembled upon the findings of research conducted within the last 40 years. With the understanding that students spend a considerable amount of time within school ...
Recollection, Familiarity, and Working Memory Contributions to Math and Reading Achievement at Ages 6 and 9
(Virginia Tech, 2017-05-31)
Academic achievement involves complex processes that are not fully understood. That being said, the connection between working memory and academic achievement is well developed and emphasized in the literature. However ...
An Examination of Parents' Perceptions of School Factors that Contribute to and Hinder the Academic Success of Students with Disabilities Attending an Intermediate School in Southeastern Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 2017-05-04)
Students with disabilities have historically underperformed on achievement tests in comparison to their non-disabled peers (Eckes and Swando, 2009; Hurt, 2012). This qualitative study explored parents' perceptions of school ...