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Hemphill, Michael A.; Martinek, Tom – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2020
Cross-aged teaching programs provide leadership experiences to youth who aim to influence children to be responsible, caring, and compassionate. Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of a leadership development protocol on relationship development in an established cross-aged teaching program. Method: Guided by the…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Program Effectiveness, Leadership Training, Interpersonal Relationship
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Chen, Hongyan; Zeng, Qingdan; Peng, Zhengmei – SAGE Open, 2020
This study focuses on "circle time," an innovative technique to promote classroom organization in primary schools across Germany and the rest of the world. Unlike previous research which primarily emphasizes on the functional and instrumental dimensions of circle time, the current study examines the non-cognitive aspects that emerged…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Classroom Techniques, Heterogeneous Grouping, Teaching Methods
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Martin-Beltrán, Melinda; Montoya-Ávila, Angélica; García, Andrés A.; Peercy, Megan Madigan; Silverman, Rebecca – International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism, 2019
This study examined how cross-age peers (ages 5-6 and 9-10) used and responded to Spanish (L1) as they read and talked about informational texts together written in English (L2). Grounded in sociocultural discourse analysis, we analyzed video recordings and transcripts from 10 sessions of peer reading in two elementary schools. We coded student…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Spanish Speaking, English (Second Language), Teaching Methods
Johnson, Jennifer A. – ProQuest LLC, 2019
Open inquiry offers students the opportunity to gain 21st century skills and expose them to science practices advocated by Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). While this raises the bar from lower-level inquiry classes, students initially struggle with open inquiry, because they do not know what to expect as they shift from a teacher-directed…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Middle School Students, Self Efficacy, Cross Age Teaching
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McDaniel, Sara C.; Besnoy, Kevin D. – Preventing School Failure, 2019
In many cases, the school failure cycle begins in elementary school for students with specific risk factors. Young students with learning difficulties and behavioral problems require a timely and sufficient program to prevent poor school outcomes. After-school mentoring programs are effective in providing meaningful relationships, structure, and…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Peer Teaching, Mentors, Elementary School Students
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Nabors, Laura; Poteet, April; Blankemeyer, Clare Zlatic; Kamphaus, Allison – Child & Youth Care Forum, 2019
Background: Service-learning provides opportunities for adolescents to foster leadership skills, learn about those in different social circumstances, and enhance civic engagement. Objectives: This pilot study described the implementation and evaluation of a service-learning project to train adolescents as coaches to teach social and emotional…
Descriptors: Adolescents, High School Students, Service Learning, Cross Age Teaching
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Watts, Gavin W.; Bryant, Diane Pedrotty; Carroll, Megan L. – Behavioral Disorders, 2019
The purpose of this quantitative synthesis was to evaluate the effectiveness and related outcomes of the cross-age tutoring model when students with or at risk for emotional-behavioral disorders (EBD) serve as tutors. Research questions were posed to identify the shared and unique components (e.g., dosage, tutor training) of the cross-age tutoring…
Descriptors: Behavior Disorders, Emotional Disturbances, Cross Age Teaching, Tutors
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Chrispeels, Hanya E.; Chapman, Jordan M.; Gibson, Carole L.; Muday, Gloria K. – CBE - Life Sciences Education, 2019
We analyzed effects of peer teaching on non-science major undergraduates' knowledge, perceptions, and opinions about genetically modified (GM) crops and their use in agriculture. Undergraduates enrolled in an introductory nonmajors biology course participated in a service-learning program (SLP) in which they acted as cross-age peer teachers to…
Descriptors: Peer Teaching, Nonmajors, Undergraduate Students, Student Attitudes
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Haynes, Kathi; Brendle, Janna – International Journal of Education in Mathematics, Science and Technology, 2019
To address the problem of low achieving math students, a cross-age math tutoring intervention paired middle school tutors with kindergarten and first grade students with low math skills. This instrumental group case study explored the effects of the intervention on the math skills of the students through teacher interviews and the testing program…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Tutoring, Kindergarten, Grade 1
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Sinclair, Eric; Larson, Heidi A. – Pastoral Care in Education, 2018
This article explores the relationship between cross-age peer mentoring and positive life outcomes as defined by the Five Cs: competence, character, confidence, connection, and compassion. Qualified high school juniors and seniors were randomly assigned groups of 4-5 freshmen to mentor through the challenges of transitioning to secondary school.…
Descriptors: Mentors, Peer Teaching, Cross Age Teaching, High School Students
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Wandera, David B.; Farr, Marcia – Journal of Language and Literacy Education, 2018
In this paper, we exemplify the resourcefulness of using non-sanctioned ways of speaking in classroom communication within a cross-age literacy collaboration between elementary-level grade 5 and high-school level grade 9 students in Nairobi, Kenya. Our goal is two-fold: to contribute to scholarship that affirms this resourcefulness, and to respond…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Multilingualism, Ideology, Classroom Communication
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Deane, Kelsey L.; Meissel, Kane; Moore, Julie; Gillham, Bridgette – Applied Developmental Science, 2018
To engage more youth in service, we require further research on the characteristics of youth who serve, particularly disadvantaged youth with limited access to formal service opportunities. This study investigated the positive youth development characteristics of New Zealand youth who decided to mentor younger peers in the Stars program for the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Youth Programs, Mentors, Leadership Qualities
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Hänze, Martin; Müller, Marion; Berger, Roland – Educational Psychology, 2018
Cross-age tutoring is characterised by status and age differences between tutors and tutees. Tutees are often inactive in this setting, because responsibility for effective learning is transferred to the more experienced tutors. This study focused on improving the outcomes of cross-age tutoring for tutees by providing tutors with a tutor training…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Secondary School Students, Grade 8, Elementary School Students
Rabe, Karyn S. – ProQuest LLC, 2018
This case study describes the synergetic elements within mentoring relationships that allow a bond to develop. Through a single case, a voluntary high school mentoring club in the Western United States, mentoring relationships were analyzed. The study was designed to examine the specific shared elements of mentoring relationships that form the…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Mentors, Resilience (Psychology), High School Students
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Zeneli, Mirjan; Tymms, Peter; Bolden, David – International Journal of Psychology and Educational Studies, 2018
Peer tutoring is a form of structured peer learning technique. This study develops and tests a new form of peer tutoring technique, 'Interdependent Cross-Age Peer Tutoring' (ICAT). The method is informed by the 'what works literature' within peer tutoring and brings together crucial elements which have been shown to provide high effect sizes.…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Peer Teaching, Tutoring, Tutors
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