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Creed, Peter A.; Hood, Michelle; Hu, Shi – International Journal for Educational and Vocational Guidance, 2020
Informed by a self-regulatory perspective, we tested a model (N = 233) in which job (e.g., autonomy), person (e.g., motivation), and study characteristics (e.g., engagement) predicted student job crafting, which, in turn, predicted work-study conflict and facilitation. Job, person, and study characteristics predicted task (46% of variance),…
Descriptors: Measures (Individuals), Professional Autonomy, Motivation, Work Study Programs
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Studer, Morgan – Journal of Applied Learning in Higher Education, 2019
For many institutions of higher education, naming and elevating a set of "High Impact [Educational] Practices" (HIPs) has become one of the key strategies to engage students in deeper disciplinary learning, personal growth, and success in college and beyond. This essay considers what might be involved in reframing Community Work-Study…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Work Study Programs, Experiential Learning, Access to Education
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Barnhardt, Cassie L.; Trolian, Teniell; An, Brian; Rossmann, Patrick D.; Morgan, Demetri L. – Review of Higher Education, 2019
More American college students spend their time working in paid employment than in the past. Prior scholarship has focused on the relationship between work and conventional outcomes (e.g., grades, persistence, and engagement), but little is known about the impact of students' work on civic engagement. As campuses are called to prepare students for…
Descriptors: Student Employment, Student Participation, Citizen Participation, Citizenship Education
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West, Libby; Stirling, Ashley – International Journal of Work-Integrated Learning, 2021
With the desire to expand work-integrated learning opportunities for Canadian postsecondary students, it is timely to consider how pre-existing student work positions may be transformed to achieve the educational criteria and benefits of work-integrated learning. The purpose of this study was to explore the impact of structured learning support on…
Descriptors: Work Study Programs, Student Employment, College Students, Work Experience Programs
Pickford, Jocelyn – American Enterprise Institute, 2018
Traditional liberal arts colleges employ a variety of initiatives to connect students to work opportunities--internship programs, co-ops, and work study, to name a few. These initiatives often provide students with some additional income or expose them to a potential career, but they do not necessarily go so far as to fully integrate employment…
Descriptors: Education Work Relationship, Liberal Arts, Work Study Programs, Models
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Shermer, Elizabeth Tandy – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2022
There was a lot of talk about both the fate of American democracy and American higher education in 2021, but not much consideration about how the two were deeply intertwined. The 1947 report "Higher Education for American Democracy" showed awareness of how race, sex, class, and religious discrimination thwarted the talents and ambitions…
Descriptors: Democracy, Higher Education, Educational History, Veterans
Weir, Cate; Boyle, M. – Institute for Community Inclusion, 2020
Provisions in the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), passed in 2008, make it possible for students with intellectual disability (ID) who demonstrate financial need to take advantage of some kinds of federal financial aid to help pay for college. The HEOA describes a new type of college program, called a Comprehensive Transition Program…
Descriptors: Student Financial Aid, Federal Legislation, Higher Education, Educational Legislation
National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs, 2020
Each year, National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs (NASSGAP) completes a survey regarding state-funded expenditures for postsecondary student financial aid. This report provides data regarding state-funded expenditures for student financial aid and illustrates the extent of efforts made by the states to assist postsecondary…
Descriptors: Student Financial Aid, Grants, State Aid, Student Loan Programs
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Liu, Qiang; Turner, David – Educational Philosophy and Theory, 2018
This article reviews the history of international mobility of students from China to other countries over the century and a half from 1870 to the present day. Different motivations, goals, courses, and knowledge are considered, together with how the purposes of individuals have matched national policy. Implications for the future development in a…
Descriptors: Student Mobility, Study Abroad, Self Concept, Nationalism
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Owen, Mikaela S.; Kavanagh, Phillip S.; Dollard, Maureen F. – Journal of Career Development, 2018
The rise in working university students is a global phenomenon with more than half of the student population working while studying at university. Within this trend of dual participation, working students face unique stressors such as work-study conflict and facilitation. Work-study conflict drives students' poor health, whereas work-study…
Descriptors: College Students, Work Study Programs, Models, Conflict
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Paterson, Jim – Journal of College Admission, 2021
In both the stacks of research compiled by education think tanks and in the conversations had around the dining room table by families of aspiring college students, one stumbling block to college enrollment predictably crops up--financial aid. The topics range from avoiding endless, crushing debt to options for part-time jobs. But often the focus…
Descriptors: Student Financial Aid, Financial Aid Applicants, Paying for College, Knowledge Level
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Alonso, Lluliana – Issues in Teacher Education, 2020
AnzaldĂșa's borderlands loom large in the experiences of a first-year, assistant professor in a rural, predominantly working-class Mexican community near the United States/Mexico border. Tensions and dislocations, along race, class, immigrant background, and language in a transborder teacher education program, were exacerbated by the COVID-19…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, COVID-19, Pandemics
Siqueiros, Michele – Campaign for College Opportunity, 2020
Attending college without working is a luxury most California community college students do not have. In fact, nationally, 80 percent of today's community college students work while going to class (39 percent of them work full-time), with many balancing their role as a primary source of income for their family and caring for young children. Jobs…
Descriptors: Work Study Programs, Federal Programs, Community Colleges, Two Year College Students
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Zhang, Ye; Schmidt-Hertha, Bernhard – Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 2020
This paper, based on data collected from questionnaires distributed among German students and from interviews with university professors and contacts in cooperating companies in both Germany and China, evaluates dual studies in Germany and their applicability to China. The study finds that most students are satisfied with the theory phase and the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Comparative Education, Work Study Programs, Dual Enrollment
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Lim, Sok Mui; Foo, Yong Lim; Yeo, May-Fung; Chan, Chelsea Yu Xian; Loh, Han Tong – International Journal of Work-Integrated Learning, 2020
The purpose of this study is to evaluate students' perception of growth in the area of work-related skills through their participation in an integrated work study program (IWSP). In Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), 368 students across a range of six programs took part in an IWSP lasting six to twelve months. Students reported…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Student Attitudes, Job Skills, Work Study Programs
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