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Broman, Sarah E. – Educational Considerations, 2019
The effect poverty has on a child's education is tragic. Without the necessary life-sustaining resources, many of our nation's children struggle to concentrate on anything other than their immediate dire circumstances. This article tells the story of how one migrant farm worker overcame her struggles living in abject poverty to become a first…
Descriptors: Migrant Workers, Poverty, First Generation College Students, Elementary School Teachers
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Goodson, Lori – Educational Considerations, 2019
Nationally known young adult author Chris Crutcher shares his thoughts on how teachers can help students who are dealing with trauma in their lives.
Descriptors: Trauma, Teacher Role, Student Needs, At Risk Students
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Lickteig, Seth J.; Lickteig, Amanda – Educational Considerations, 2019
The number of children in foster care has risen markedly in recent years, namely because of the opioid crisis currently plaguing the United States. Students placed in foster care experience higher dropout and lower graduation rates compared to their peers. School mobility has caused many foster care students to fall through the cracks. However,…
Descriptors: Foster Care, At Risk Students, Teacher Student Relationship, Trauma
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Lasater, Kara – Educational Considerations, 2019
Judgement interferes with the development of all relationships. For students and families who have experienced trauma, judgement can be particularly devastating as it may further damage the survivor's already compromised sense of safety, trust, and belonging. As educators, we must develop non-judgmental attitudes toward students and families, yet…
Descriptors: Trauma, Value Judgment, Family School Relationship, Ideology
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Venet, Alex Shevrin – Educational Considerations, 2019
As they begin to implement trauma-informed practices in their classrooms, teachers should consider their role in the lives of students and how to maintain appropriate and safe boundaries with students. This essay explores the role of the teacher in supporting trauma-affected children and offers a frame of teacher as a facilitator of connection. It…
Descriptors: Role Perception, Teacher Role, Trauma, Teacher Student Relationship
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Goodson, Lori – Educational Considerations, 2019
This article uses auto ethnography as research as the author examines her own childhood abuse and how it has shaped her as an educator who has taught at the middle level, high school, and university. Through her experiences, she has determined that teachers' personal stories significantly affect their development as educators. Through their…
Descriptors: Autobiographies, Ethnography, Child Abuse, Personal Narratives
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Fritch, Melia Erin – Educational Considerations, 2018
This article establishes a theoretical framework for critical library instruction (and thereby critical information literacy) that is built upon critical feminist theory, critical race theory, and engaged pedagogy, among others. Using the ideas and work of theorists to create a path linking the ideas of critical analyses together, the author…
Descriptors: Library Instruction, Critical Theory, Politics of Education, Information Literacy
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Subramony, Deepak Prem – Educational Considerations, 2018
This article presents partial findings from a case study exploring the outcome of an open alternative electronic textbook initiative launched by the College of Education at a large Midwestern university. On the basis of interview data generated by the aforesaid study, this article details the perceptions and experiences of instructors…
Descriptors: Education Courses, Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Experience, Curriculum Implementation
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Burenheide, Bradley J. – Educational Considerations, 2018
As a Methods Professor in a Research I institution in the Midwest and the largest education program in its respective state, I faced a crisis after ten years in higher education. The concern I faced was whether or not the repertoire I taught my students was appropriate and meaningful in their training. While staying abreast of current research and…
Descriptors: Methods Courses, Classroom Environment, Classroom Techniques, Teaching Experience
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Larson, Lotta; Vontz, Tom – Educational Considerations, 2018
This article describes an alternative pathway to elementary teaching through the MAT online program at Kansas State University.
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Masters Programs
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Sherbert, Vicki S. – Educational Considerations, 2018
All teacher candidates enter the classroom with initial perceptions and assumptions regarding their students' diverse lived experiences and the role those experiences may play in the classroom (Wenger & Dinsmore, 2005). For teacher candidates with no military background, concerns may extend beyond those typical of teacher candidates in other…
Descriptors: Student Teacher Attitudes, Student Experience, Qualitative Research, Case Studies
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Young, Heather D.; Goering, Christian Z. – Educational Considerations, 2018
The purpose of this phenomenological study was to explain how the Common Core State Standards may have influenced teachers' practices and philosophies regarding literacy instruction. Conducted in five kindergarten through second-grade classrooms within one elementary school, this research study collected semi-structured interviews, classroom…
Descriptors: Phenomenology, Classroom Environment, Classroom Research, Common Core State Standards
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Wayt, Lindsay K.; LaCost, Barbara Y. – Educational Considerations, 2016
The introduction of performance-based state funding of higher education can be traced to the late 1970s which eliminated bonuses, and replaced regular state funding in part or completely, with funding tied to achievement of state-defined performance goals, which often include student outcomes, like graduation and retention rates. In this article,…
Descriptors: State Aid, Financial Support, Educational Finance, Higher Education
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Rolle, R. Anthony – Educational Considerations, 2016
Little is known about the educational productivity of public schooling organizations when examined outside of market-based, cost-minimization frameworks. The purpose of this research was to extend the literature that supports the appropriateness of measuring levels of the economic efficiency of public schools via an alternative approach, utilizing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Productivity, Public Schools, Elementary Schools
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Verstegen, Deborah A. – Educational Considerations, 2016
The purpose of this article is to describe and compare individual state funding systems for public elementary and secondary education in the United States. States' major education funding systems are described as well as funding mechanisms for students with disabilities; English language learners (ELL); gifted and talented students; and low income…
Descriptors: Public Education, Elementary Secondary Education, State Policy, Funding Formulas
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