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Hassan, Hamida Hussein; Carter, Vernon Brooks – Education and Urban Society, 2021
The school-to-prison pipeline represents an educational environment that allows public schools to push many at-risk children out of school and into the juvenile justice or the adult criminal justice system. Consequently, this study explores the disproportionate rates of discipline when comparing Black and White female students in the national…
Descriptors: Discipline, Disproportionate Representation, At Risk Students, African American Students
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Rathey, Danielle A. – Education and Urban Society, 2021
This article examines historical context shaping the achievement gap while considering school choice. Students in low performing districts are often labeled as unmotivated or not achievement oriented. These assertions are upheld by citing attendance rates, graduation rates, and achievement data. This research article demonstrates that a sample of…
Descriptors: Educational History, Achievement Gap, School Choice, Neighborhood Schools
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Llamazares de Prado, Jose Enrique; Arias Gago, Ana Rosa; Melcon Alvarez, Maria Antonia – Education and Urban Society, 2021
This research dealing with the relationship between blindness and creativity, sustain the consideration that they are incapable to achieve an interaction with a predominantly visual creative activity. Nowadays, we know that this is false. Education represents a fundamental pillar of society, and all children have the same right to educational…
Descriptors: Creativity, Visual Impairments, Creative Thinking, Problem Solving
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Curran, F. Chris; Bal, Aydin; Goff, Peter; Mitchell, Nicholas – Education and Urban Society, 2021
Students placed in special education programs for emotional and behavioral disorders with emotional disturbance (ED) identification have academic outcomes that lag both students in regular and special education. This issue is especially important for youth attending urban schools. Although prior research has examined students identified as ED,…
Descriptors: Correlation, Suspension, Probability, Discipline
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Davis-Bowman, Jennifer – Education and Urban Society, 2021
To influence school achievement, researchers investigate student academic help-seeking. However, a growing population of students of color combined with the risk of poorer academic performance yields attention toward African American student academic help-seeking. In this review, 13 studies analyzed sampling characteristics, theoretical…
Descriptors: African American Students, Elementary School Students, Secondary School Students, Help Seeking
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Someki, Fumio; Allen, David – Education and Urban Society, 2021
This study examines how teachers of incarcerated youth conceptualize the purposes for assessment for the students they serve, as well as challenges in assessing students and using assessment data. As a case study of a high school within a maximum-security juvenile detention facility, it includes interviews with teachers, administrators, and a…
Descriptors: Juvenile Justice, Institutionalized Persons, High School Students, Correctional Institutions
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Farley, Amy N. – Education and Urban Society, 2021
States have increasingly used ballot initiatives to legislate education policy in recent years, although the consequences for educational equity and justice have been underexamined. This article investigates the extent to which ballot initiatives disproportionately affect traditionally minoritized students, with particular attention to two…
Descriptors: Democracy, Politics of Education, Equal Education, Educational Policy
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Bilican Demir, Safiye; Yildirim, Ozen – Education and Urban Society, 2021
Determining the ethnic differences in academic performance among immigrant students is important in terms of adapting them into the system they live in. Examining the variables related to students' performance will be a guide in overcoming the issue. The purpose of this study is to examine the direct effect of economic, social, and cultural status…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Science Achievement, Socioeconomic Influences, Cultural Influences
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Fletcher, Edward C.; Hernandez-Gantes, Victor M. – Education and Urban Society, 2021
In this study, we explored how an urban high school with a STEAM (Science, Technology, Arts, and Mathematics) theme approached racialized student experiences as learning opportunities. We were interested in documenting curricular and pedagogical practices, and the mission of the STEAM Academy, which was aimed at exposing African American/Black…
Descriptors: Student Experience, African American Students, High School Students, STEM Education
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Li, Da; Allen, Ann – Education and Urban Society, 2021
Research suggests that the limits of teacher autonomy are defined by educational policies. Educational policies, however, are driven by political culture. This study examines the relationship between teacher autonomy and political culture and how this relationship varies with teacher and school characteristics. Using the "2011-2012 Schools…
Descriptors: Educational Policy, Professional Autonomy, Politics of Education, Political Influences
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Wang, Jingying; Yang, Mingyue – Education and Urban Society, 2021
The survival and development of migrant students in urban areas were always the focus of all sectors of society. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) subjects are most likely to cause learning difficulties for migrant students, and the beliefs of STEM teachers about migrant students and their role closely affect classroom…
Descriptors: Immigrants, Urban Areas, STEM Education, Teacher Attitudes
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Durand, Tina M.; Tavaras, Cassandra L. – Education and Urban Society, 2021
Although White teachers can be effective teachers of racially diverse students, studies continue to document factors that can undermine their success, such as color-blindness and unawareness of racial privilege. We argue that these factors contribute to a sense of complacency among White teachers regarding the implementation of culturally…
Descriptors: Public School Teachers, Racial Bias, Reflective Teaching, Multicultural Education
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Lucey, Thomas A.; White, Elizabeth S.; André, Aline – Education and Urban Society, 2021
A comprehensive approach to financial literacy education necessitates an understanding of the degree to which curriculum is relevant for students from various cultural backgrounds. The purpose of this study was to examine the cultural relevancy of MoneySKILL®, an online financial literacy program designed for high school students. A convenience…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Money Management, Cultural Relevance, Online Courses
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Topchyan, Ruzanna; Woehler, Carol – Education and Urban Society, 2021
This study explored whether teacher status (full-time vs. substitute) and its interaction with teacher gender and length of work experience had an effect on the linear combination of teacher job satisfaction and work engagement. The study was conducted with 238 full-time and substitute teachers. The findings suggested that full-time teachers'…
Descriptors: Substitute Teachers, Elementary School Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Employment Level
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Batanero, José María Fernández; Hernández Fernández, Antonio; Colmenero Ruiz, María Jesús – Education and Urban Society, 2021
Over recent years, the existence of foreign pupils in Spain has generated new multicultural spaces in classrooms and an education system, which must provide equality and fairness to all pupils. In Andalusia, the number of foreign pupils registered for the academic year 2015-2016 was 89.893. In this sense, the aim is to know the perceptions of…
Descriptors: Immigrants, Minority Group Students, Multicultural Education, Teacher Competencies
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