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Willie, Charles V., Ed.; And Others – 1995
This volume, successor to the 1973 volume "Racism and Mental Health," presents a range of perspectives on mental health, prejudice, and discrimination. Contributors are of multiracial, multiethnic, and gender-diverse backgrounds. They use their existential experiences to analyze pressing mental health and mental illness issues. Contributions…
Descriptors: Drug Therapy, Ethnic Groups, Homeless People, Mental Health
Roueche, John E.; And Others – 1995
In this book, the chief executive officers of 14 community colleges, the director of a state agency, and the director of a national project share their experiences about partnerships, collaborations and alliances. The following chapters are included: (1) "Chapter and Verse: How We Came To Be Where We Are," by Lynn Sullivan Taber; (2) "Community…
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Community Involvement, Corporate Support, Partnerships in Education
Eldering, Lotty, Ed.; Leseman, Paul, Ed. – 1993
This collection of 20 papers addresses child development and early intervention issues related to literacy acquisition from a cross-cultural perspective. Titles of the papers are: (1) "Preparing Young Children for Literacy: Issues in Theory and Practice" (Lotty Eldering and Paul Leseman); (2) "Jomtien Revisited: A Plea for a…
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Context, Developed Nations
Halsey, Linda B., Ed.; Sweeley, Charles C., Ed. – 1985
This magazine is designed for teachers and students in junior and senior high schools. It is intended to help students become more aware about what scientists and engineers do, what's new and exciting in the fields of science and engineering, and what satisfactions might be expected from a career in one of the many different areas of science and…
Descriptors: Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Career Awareness
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Aguinis, Herman; Culpepper, Steven A.; Pierce, Charles A. – Journal of Educational Psychology, 2016
We introduce the concept of "differential prediction generalization" in the context of college admissions testing. Specifically, we assess the extent to which predicted first-year college grade point average (GPA) based on high-school grade point average (HSGPA) and SAT scores depends on a student's ethnicity and gender and whether this…
Descriptors: Prediction, Grade Point Average, High School Students, College Freshmen
Brown, David W., Ed.; Witte, Deborah, Ed. – 1999
Eight papers, arising from a June 1998 seminar on the professions and public life, examine issues related to the practice of public scholarship and the new connections that institutions of higher education are forging with the public. Following a foreword by Deborah Witte, the papers are: (1) "The Academy and Public Life: Healing the Rift" (Scott…
Descriptors: College Role, Educational Trends, Higher Education, Professional Education
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Pierce, Charles E.; Gassman, Sarah L.; Huffman, Jeffrey T. – European Journal of Engineering Education, 2013
This paper describes the development, implementation, and assessment of instructional materials for geotechnical engineering concepts using the Environments for Fostering Effective Critical Thinking (EFFECTs) pedagogical framework. The central learning goals of engineering EFFECTs are to (i) improve the understanding and retention of a specific…
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Engineering Education, Instructional Materials, Material Development
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Pierce, Charles E. – College Student Journal, 2007
This paper explores the academic success of NCAA Division I collegiate student athletes that enroll in engineering majors. At the University of South Carolina, which is a member of the NCAA Division I Southeastern Conference, nineteen engineering students were on an active athletic roster during the spring semester of 2005. The mean cumulative…
Descriptors: Majors (Students), College Athletics, Grade Point Average, Time Management
Truran, John M., Ed.; Truran, Kathleen M., Ed. – 1999
Papers from the 22nd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia Incorporated include the following: (1) "Making Sense of Primary Mathematics" (Gillian M. Boulton-Lewis); (2) "Seeking a Rationale for Particular Classroom Tasks and Activity" (Peter Sullivan); (3) "Research in Mathematics…
Descriptors: Algebra, Arithmetic, Educational Research, Educational Technology
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Hudson, Roxanne F.; Davis, Carol A.; Blum, Grace; Greenway, Rosanne; Hackett, Jacob; Kidwell, James; Liberty, Lisa; McCollow, Megan; Patish, Yelena; Pierce, Jennifer; Schulze, Maggie; Smith, Maya M.; Peck, Charles A. – Journal of Special Education, 2016
Despite the central role "evidence-based practice" (EBP) plays in special education agendas for both research and policy, it is widely recognized that achieving "implementation" of EBPs remains an elusive goal. In an effort to better understand this problem, we interviewed special education practitioners in four school…
Descriptors: Evidence Based Practice, Special Education, Program Implementation, Sociocultural Patterns
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Pierce, Charles A.; Block, Richard A.; Aguinis, Herman – Educational and Psychological Measurement, 2004
The authors provide a cautionary note on reporting accurate eta-squared values from multifactor analysis of variance (ANOVA) designs. They reinforce the distinction between classical and partial eta-squared as measures of strength of association. They provide examples from articles published in premier psychology journals in which the authors…
Descriptors: Statistical Analysis, Research Methodology, Effect Size, Evaluation Methods
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Pierce, Charles H. – Mental Retardation, 1977
Descriptors: Accidents, Adults, Costs, Exceptional Child Research
Pierce, Charles H.; Risley, Todd R. – 1970
The free play of 5 black preschool Head Start children was observed. The variables manipulated in the study were delayed instructions and reinforcement for play with selected toys, and specific versus general instructions; the correspondence between the adult's instructions and reinforcement to the children's play was assessed. The data indicated…
Descriptors: Behavior Change, Discrimination Learning, Instruction, Operant Conditioning
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Pierce, Charles H.; Risley, Todd R. – Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 1974
Neighborhood Youth Corps (NYC) aides were paid on the basis of proportion of tasks completed on a simple checklist of job performance rather than on simply being physically present. This procedure was found to be effective for increasing the level of work performance. (EH)
Descriptors: Job Analysis, Job Simplification, Job Training, Performance Contracts
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Aguinis, Herman; Simonsen, Melissa M.; Pierce, Charles A. – Journal of Social Psychology, 1998
Manipulates three types of nonverbal behaviors and examines their effects on perceptions of power bases. Reports that a relaxed facial expression increased the ratings for five of the selected power bases; furthermore, direct eye contact yielded higher credibility ratings. Provides evidence that various nonverbal behaviors have only additive…
Descriptors: Body Language, Eye Contact, Facial Expressions, Higher Education
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