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Learning progression toward a measurement concept of fractions
Abstract Background Fractions continue to pose a critical challenge for students and their teachers alike. Mathematics education research indicates that the challenge with ...
Comparing successful aging, resilience, and holistic wellness as predictors of the good life
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2018-01-01)
A Cross-Cultural Validation of the MUSIC® Model of Academic Motivation Inventory: Evidence from Chinese- and Spanish-Speaking University Students
(Hipatia Press, 2017-02-24)
The purpose of this study was to examine the extent to which Chinese and Spanish translations of the College Student version of the MUSIC ® Model of Academic Motivation Inventory (MUSIC Inventory; Jones, 2012 ) demonstrate ...
Teaching Credentials in the Inclusive STEM Classroom
As integrated STEM education becomes more commonplace, the number of inclusive STEM classrooms containing students with disabilities will continue to rise. This presents many challenges to both STEM education teachers and ...
The Political Economy and Stigmatization of HIV/AIDS in Patients Attending a Clinic in Lagos, Nigeria
Background: The aim of the study was to highlight the political economy of HIV/AIDS in people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) through use of relevant literature and administration of self-administered questionnaires. The ...
Special Populations At-Risk for Dropping Out of School: A Discipline-Based Analysis of STEM Educators
(Institute for STEM Education and Research, 2015-04)
The term at-risk without proper context and definition can evoke many possibilities, characteristics, and conditions that can make comparisons and interpretation difficult. [...]in this investigational description, the ...
Standards-based mathematics curricula and the promotion of quantitative literacy in elementary school
Background: Prior research has shown that students taught using Standards-based mathematics curricula tend to outperform students on measures of mathematics achievement. However, little research has focused particularly ...
Career and Technical Education: Academic Achievement and Graduation Rates of Students in the Commonwealth of Virginia
(SAGE Publications, 2012-07-23)
The No Child Left Behind legislation was signed into law to ensure children in the United States receive quality education and learn the skills needed to be successful. Career and technical education (CTE) is not mentioned ...
The effects of an afterschool STEM program on students’ motivation and engagement
Background: Calculus is a foundational course for STEM-intending students yet has been shown to dissuade students from pursuing STEM degrees. In this report, we examine factors related to students and instructors reporting ...
Peer Support as a Mediator between Bullying Victimization and Depression
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2018-02-21)
Bullying has been one of the most common forms of school violence in the world. Many studies have shown that victims of bullying suffer from serious psychological issues. In the current study, the relationships between ...