NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Publication Type
Reports - Research15
Speeches/Meeting Papers15
Journal Articles1
Audience
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing all 15 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
McCormick, Meghan P.; White, Hope; Horn, Elizabeth Parham; Lacks, Rachel Stephanie; O'Connor, Erin E.; Cappella, Elise; McClowry, Sandee G. – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2018
This study investigated the impacts of "INSIGHTS into Children's Temperament" on instructional support and math and reading skills in kindergarten and first grade classrooms with high levels of student shyness. "INSIGHTS" is a temperament-based intervention with teacher, parent, and classroom programs. 22 urban elementary…
Descriptors: Shyness, Personality Traits, Mathematics Instruction, Reading Instruction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Robelo, Octaviano García; Pérez, Ileana Casasola – Bulgarian Comparative Education Society, 2017
This paper presents one product of a research report about the promotion of resilience in the school setting in two public secondary schools, located in Mexico and Germany, and its relation with the pupils' multiculturalism. The paper focuses on the need of the results' analysis to identify the school actors' perceptions of the promotion of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Comparative Analysis, Resilience (Psychology), Multicultural Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Shi, Qinxin; Kestian, Jade; Liew, Jeffrey; Woltering, Steven – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2017
Self-regulation is increasingly considered as an important factor for child development. The present, nine-year, longitudinal study (N = 782) examines two components of self-regulation as predictors of later disciplinary status, anti-social involvement, and experiences with victimization. The teacher rating of self-regulation was identified as a…
Descriptors: Self Control, Self Management, Child Development, Predictor Variables
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tang, Shifang; Guerrero, Cindy Lynn; Lopez, Tamara; Tong, Fuhui; Irby, Beverly J. – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2017
Using a low inference observation instrument, we investigated the effect of an ongoing, intensive, and structured virtual professional development [VPD] on fidelity of implementation across conditions in a randomized control trial validation study implemented in seven Texas school districts. The observations were collected three time in the…
Descriptors: Fidelity, Program Implementation, Randomized Controlled Trials, Virtual Classrooms
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Mongillo, Geraldine; Kaplan, Rochelle G.; Feola, Dorothy; Vaknin-Nusbaum, Vered; Abbas, Randa; Neuman, Ari – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2016
The purpose of this study was to investigate the communicative strategies used by two effective first grade teachers whose students came from lower SES communities marked by a high incidence of school failure. One school was in Akko, Israel and one was in New Jersey in the US. In both settings, the teachers taught lessons in a language that was…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Language Usage, Semitic Languages, Communication Strategies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hughes, Scott Frederick – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2016
There is a growing body of literature exploring pedagogies that promote children's happiness at school. Yet there is little research on teacher's conceptions of happiness, and how this informs their decisions about children. This paper reports on findings from a qualitative study exploring teachers' conceptions of happiness. Twelve teachers from…
Descriptors: Psychological Patterns, Barriers, Grade 2, Elementary School Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Patrick, Susan Kemper – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2016
Ability grouping is a common educational practice utilized by elementary teachers during reading instruction. This study examines whether ability grouping operates as a form of educational stratification by examining the following research question: To what extent do student literacy skills, background characteristics, and prior group placement…
Descriptors: Ability Grouping, Student Placement, Elementary School Teachers, Reading Instruction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Chorney, Sean – North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, 2016
This research reports on a class of grade one students engaging with number concepts using the iPad application TouchCounts. It is theorized that students develop understandings of number based on a materially engagement with both social and material resources. Rhythm is the fundamental unit of analysis used to attend to student engagement with…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Grade 1, Elementary School Students, Number Concepts
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Butvilofsky, Sandra Adriana; Sparrow, Wendy; Roberson, Nathan D.; Hopewell, Susan – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2016
This quasi-experimental study tested the efficacy of a research-based biliterate reading strategy, Lotta Lara, that is part of a larger paired literacy instructional program. Its purpose was to investigate whether Lotta Lara, which focuses on reading fluency, comprehension, and oracy through whole group instruction, impacted first grade emerging…
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Literacy, Reading Strategies, Literacy Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wiemelt, Joseph; Bauer, Eurydice B.; Cheema, Jehanzeb; Behrends, Amber – AERA Online Paper Repository, 2016
This mixed-methods study analyzes the Spanish literacy performances of dual language students, including both emergent bilingual Latina/o and African American students, in the 1st grade of a dual language program. The findings suggest that emergent bilinguals across racial groups performed similarly well on Spanish literacy assessments overall.…
Descriptors: Spanish, Literacy, Bilingualism, English (Second Language)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Jones, Curtis J.; Lander, Rachel; Westrum, Rachel – Grantee Submission, 2015
The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of the i3-funded SPARK program on the literacy development of students in kindergarten through third grade. The SPARK program represents a collaboration between Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Public Schools. In the study, two cohorts of students were randomly…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Ford, Karen L.; Invernizzi, Marcia A.; Meyer, J. Patrick – Grantee Submission, 2015
The goal of the current study was to determine whether Concept of Word in Text (COW-T) predicts later sight word reading achievement in Spanish, as it does in English. COW-T requires that children have beginning sound awareness, automatic recognition of letters and letter sounds, and the ability to coordinate these skills to finger point…
Descriptors: Predictor Variables, Word Recognition, Spanish, Emergent Literacy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Ford, Karen L.; Invernizzi, Marcia; Huang, Francis L. – Grantee Submission, 2014
The current study explored a possible continuum of spelling features that children receiving literacy instruction in Spanish might be expected to master in Grades 1-3. We administered a developmental spelling inventory representing nine distinct Spanish spelling features to 864 students in bilingual and dual language schools across the U.S.…
Descriptors: Spelling, Spanish, Bilingual Education, Phoneme Grapheme Correspondence
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Delony, Sheila; Smith Morgan, Ellen; Howell, Kaitlyn Leah – Texas Journal of Literacy Education, 2013
The purpose of this case study was to identify the role of reading response in two elementary classrooms: one first-grade and one fourth-grade. The study examined the structured and incidental opportunities students had for response, the formats of their responses and the utility of the responses to each teacher. Qualitative data collection…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Elementary School Students, Grade 1, Grade 4
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Wickstrom, Megan H.; Baek, Jae; Barrett, Jeffrey E.; Cullen, Craig J.; Tobias, Jennifer M. – North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, 2012
This article is a report on the findings of a case study that focuses on a first grade teacher's noticing of children's understanding of linear measurement along a learning trajectory, extending Jacobs and her colleagues' framework (Jacobs, Lamb, & Philipp, 2010). It documents what the teacher noticed in terms of attending to and interpreting…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Grade 1, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary School Students