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The relation between a student's choice of living arrangement and student effort, achievement and college satisfaction
Calls for reform in higher education that focus on institutional characteristics which impede effective teaching and learning, such as a fragmented and specialized curriculum, a lack of clarity of goals, and the need ...
Self-determination in context : an examination of factors that influence school performance among African American males in high school
The purpose of this study was to examine self-determination and achievement motivation as predictors of successful school performance for high school African American males enrolled in an urban Texas school district. The ...
The age and condition of Texas high schools as related to student academic achievement
There are many inadequate high school facilities in Texas, and unfortunately many of these are found in areas of low socioeconomic status and high minority percentages. According to a Texas Comptroller’s Office (2006) ...
A profile of minority male achievement : a quantitative case study of data from academic years 2008-09 and 2009-10 at Pima Community College
The purpose of this study was to provide a descriptive case study of the academic achievement of minority male students over a 2-year period. It was conducted at an urban community college district, which is a Hispanic ...
Comparing teacher perception of English language learners at the high school level: a case study of E.P.I.S.D.
The academic achievement gap between English language learners (ELLs) and other student groups, especially at the secondary level, is a problem that only will increase as Hispanic demographics increase at state and national ...