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Friedman, Carli – Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 2020
People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) with more severe impairments often face service disparities. The aim of this study was to explore not only disparities in quality of life outcomes for people with IDD with severe impairments, but also disparities in the supports they receive from disability service organizations. Our…
Descriptors: Quality of Life, Severe Disabilities, Intellectual Disability, Developmental Disabilities
Hall-Martin, Molly E. – State Higher Education Executive Officers, 2021
In the regulation of higher education in the United States, there are three key players: the United States Department of Education, accrediting agencies, and the states--collectively known as the regulatory triad. States play the important role of authorizer--the consumer protection leg of the triad. In 2019, the State Higher Education Executive…
Descriptors: Higher Education, State Agencies, Agency Role, Administrative Organization
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Altunay, Esen; Bakir, Dilsad – Studies in the Education of Adults, 2022
This study intends to analyse the roles of Adult Education Centres and Civil Society Organisations in adult education activities in Turkey. The research design is a phenomenological pattern, one of the qualitative research methods. The tool for data collection is a semi-structured interview form. The study group consists of 30 participants. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Adult Education, Educational Finance, Barriers
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Chi, Michelene T. H. – Grantee Submission, 2021
Despite decades of research related to teaching and learning, the findings have made little impact on classroom teaching and learning. This paper briefly describes the four existing methods to close this gap, with more extensive analyses of the limitations of one of the four methods, which is to consolidate and distill robust laboratory findings…
Descriptors: Active Learning, Learning Theories, Theory Practice Relationship, Research and Development
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Polletta, Valerie L.; LeBrón, Alana M. W.; Sifuentes, Maribel R.; Mitchell-Bennett, Lisa A.; Ayala, Ciara; Reininger, Belinda M. – Health Education & Behavior, 2021
Background: Chronic care management (CCM) and community health worker (CHW) interventions hold promise for managing complex chronic conditions such as diabetes and related comorbidities. This qualitative study examines facilitators and barriers to the implementation of an expanded CCM intervention that explicitly incorporated program staff, clinic…
Descriptors: Diabetes, Mexican Americans, Adults, Barriers
Larin, Kathryn A. – US Government Accountability Office, 2020
Sexual violence--which can include crimes such as rape and other forms of sexual coercion--is widely acknowledged as a problem on college campuses. Although the Department of Education (Education) collects some data on sexual violence at colleges that receive federal funding, measuring the prevalence of campus sexual violence has proven difficult,…
Descriptors: Sexual Abuse, Violence, Rape, Crime
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Meesuk, Parinya; Wongrugsa, Angwara; Wangkaewhiran, Thipwimol – Journal of Teacher Education for Sustainability, 2021
In Thailand, in-service teachers' professional development has been implemented through the Professional Learning Community (PLC) program for more than four years to develop teachers' sustainably. The sustainable development program has spread across the country in the Thai Teacher Council network. The research goals are as follows: (1) to…
Descriptors: Professional Development, Sustainable Development, Communities of Practice, School Administration
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Courtney, Matthew B. – Journal of Educational Issues, 2020
Since the late 1970s, researchers and policy makers have debated the role of research in policy making. Since the passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) in 2015, education policy has experienced a renewed interest in this topic. ESSA presents a rigorous framework and set of requirements for research use in educational decision making.…
Descriptors: Evidence Based Practice, Research Utilization, Capacity Building, Action Research
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O'Keefe, Bonnie; Rotherham, Andrew; Schiess, Jennifer O'Neal – State Education Standard, 2021
COVID-19 gave the country a crash course in public health data. It underscored the value of data that can support well-informed, timely action in a crisis. Good data are just as important for education systems in crisis. Schools and districts have been struggling to reach and educate students safely. Students who were disproportionately…
Descriptors: Accountability, Educational Assessment, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation
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Norville, Valerie – State Education Standard, 2021
Approved by the Kansas State Board of Education in 2017, the school redesign project has seen more than 160 schools to reimagine their learning models in a state-led, multiyear process. Annual cohorts named for NASA lunar missions, the fourteen schools in seven districts that formed the initial Mercury cohort engaged in intensive planning and…
Descriptors: Educational Change, COVID-19, Pandemics, Elementary Secondary Education
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Straiton, Diondra; Sridhar, Aksheya – Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, 2022
Anti-Black racism is a pervasive issue in the autism field that affects the autism service pathway, which ranges from identification of concerns to ongoing service navigation. In this short report, we provide a working model of the autism service pathway and highlight ways in which anti-Black racism affects all components of the pathway. We…
Descriptors: Racial Bias, Blacks, African Americans, Autism
McCann, Clare; Laitinen, Amy – New America, 2019
The U.S. has many of poor- and under-performing colleges, where millions of students are paying and borrowing a lot. Unfortunately, most students do not know that schools are underperforming until it is too late. The higher education industry has coasted on the reputation of the nation's most prestigious schools. Nationally, only about 42 percent…
Descriptors: Accountability, Accreditation (Institutions), State Government, Federal Government
Australian Government Department of Education and Training, 2019
This Review draws on a substantial stakeholder consultation report and the outcome of other reviews and evaluations relating to the role and functions of the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA), specifically the Review of the Australian Curriculum that was published on 12 October 2014, the Review of "My…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, National Curriculum, Educational Assessment, Governance
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Faubert, Brent – International Journal of Education Policy and Leadership, 2021
Scholars have become increasingly vigilant about leaders, the role of government and wider governance bodies, and their influence on education policy. Councils in Europe and North America, generally, and education councils, specifically, are good examples of influential bodies whose decision-making processes have rightfully come under scrutiny;…
Descriptors: Decision Making, Cross Cultural Studies, Foreign Countries, Government Role
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Wang, Lili; Wang, Xianwen; Piro, Fredrik Niclas; Philipsen, Niels J. – Research Evaluation, 2020
Public funding is believed to play an important role in the development of science and technology. However, whether public funding and, in particular, competitive funding from public agencies actually helps to increase scientific output (i.e. publications) remains a matter of debate. By analysing a dataset of co-publications between China and the…
Descriptors: Competition, Scientific Research, Financial Support, Public Agencies
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