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Danley, Angela; Tye, Natalie; Loman, Karen – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2020
The purpose of this article is to share how one teacher education program at a Midwestern university prepares teacher candidates to analyze student achievement data, which is believed essential as one of the roles a teacher candidate needs in order to develop teacher leadership in the classroom. The authors provide the teacher candidates' relevant…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Preservice Teachers, Teacher Leadership, Preservice Teacher Education
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Alanazi, Dalal; Alghamdi, Rana; Alghamdi, Adil – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2020
Play involves activities promoting children's development in physical, social, emotional, and cognitive domains (Dewar, Servos, Bosacki, & Coplan, 2013). The existing literature describes ways in which teachers' perceptions may influence children's emerging gender roles during physical play. This paper describes teachers' perceptions of…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Sex Role, Play, Gender Differences
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Brown, Monica; Burriss, Kathleen G.; Snead, Donald; Burriss, Larry L. – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2020
Existing data describe the positive relationships across children's play/physical activity, mental wellness, physical health, and intellectual success (Carter, 2016; Crnic & Kondo, 2019; English 2019; Tomporowski, Davis, Miller, & Naglieri, 2007). This current mixed-method study identifies ways in which classroom teachers describe…
Descriptors: Physical Activities, Play, Elementary School Teachers, Time on Task
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Wermuth, Shelley – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2020
The purpose of this article is meant to provide evidence and examples from an exemplary middle school science teacher's classroom with regard for using innovative approaches in STEM education. The author of the article suggests moving from a curriculum-centered paradigm to a student-centered paradigm. Strategies for integration in STEM education…
Descriptors: Learner Engagement, Middle School Students, Student Interests, STEM Education
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Alharbi, Manal ObedAullah; Alzahrani, Mona Mohsen – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2020
In this paper, authors reflect on the implications of the report titled "Bold Beginnings: The Reception Curriculum in a Sample of Good and Outstanding Primary Schools" (Ofsted, 2017). This report is a review of curriculum for four-and five-year-old children in the United Kingdom. The "Bold Beginnings" report argues for teaching…
Descriptors: Play, Early Childhood Education, Preschool Curriculum, Academic Education
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Chappell, Julie; Szente, Judit – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
The goal of early childhood programming is to provide children with high-quality early care and to support educators' understanding and ability to implement high-quality practices on behalf of children and their families. Quality in early childhood care is an ambiguous concept, relative to various social and context-specific factors, making it…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Educational Quality, Comparative Education, Foreign Countries
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Sharifian, Maryam Sadat; Kennedy, Patricia – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
Teaching is traditionally considered one of the most stressful of occupations. Lack of experience, training, and working with children with behavior problems represent variables shown to increase teachers' stress. Research also demonstrates teachers' stress can reduce their performance and also might lead to negative attitudes (Greenglass &…
Descriptors: War, Trauma, Classroom Techniques, Teacher Welfare
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Wilson, Tiffany; Maloney, Matthew – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
Dating violence is an epidemic that is growing exponentially among the adolescent age group. Dating violence is a pattern of coercive behaviors used by adolescents to control their partners. These coercive behaviors include physical assault, sexual assault, abuse, ascendancy, degradation, intimidation, possessiveness, blaming, and the minimization…
Descriptors: Violence, Dating (Social), Adolescents, Aggression
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Lozon, Criselda; Brooks, Jacqueline Grennon – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
Playing enhances learning. Teachers who recognize and foster the science and engineering practices of playful endeavors push the envelope of children's thinking. Play is purposeful learning, and it serves an important role in human development. Researchers define play as exploratory, process oriented, intrinsically motivating, and freely chosen…
Descriptors: Play, Preschool Children, Elementary Schools, Elementary School Teachers
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Oestreich, Jo Beth; Fite, Kathleen – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
Developing a professional identity as a teacher is a dynamic, complex, and ongoing process (Chang-Kredl & Kingsley, 2014; Ivanova & Skara-Minecane, 2016). In teacher preparation programs, preservice students facilitate the development of their professional identity by focusing on why they want to become a teacher, why they think they will…
Descriptors: Professional Identity, Preservice Teachers, Teacher Education Programs, Student Diversity
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Halpern, Clarisse; Gonzalez, Daisy; Giambo, Debra; Szecsi, Tunde – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
Latino families face several challenges when they immigrate to the United States. School-based early childhood programs involving families with a holistic approach indicate effectiveness toward integrating both children and families into the school community. This paper explores, through informal conversations with administrators, teachers, and…
Descriptors: Hispanic Americans, Family Programs, Family Literacy, Literacy Education
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Peterson, Kaitlin; Stone, Brian Andrew – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
The authors of this paper discuss the use of Virtual Reality (VR) as a tool for building meaningful connections in science education across different grade levels. The authors elaborate on their experiences with using VR in teacher training programs, in practicum and student teaching experiences, and in providing a professional development…
Descriptors: Theory Practice Relationship, Leadership Training, Computer Simulation, Science Education
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Ernest, James M.; Nicholas, Amy; Vardanyan, Shushan; Hafiz, Fatimah; Alazemi, Mohammed; Dixon, Dorielle – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
Play remains a topic for discussion, debate, and research within the education community. In this article, the authors argue for a broader view of education in line with Plato's observation (gender not withstanding) that "The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life" (Jowett, 1874, p. 249). The authors…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Play, Child Development, Cultural Influences
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Reardon, Robert; Fite, Kathleen; Boone, Mike; Sullivan, Sierra – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
The purpose of this article is to propose a technique that can be used by emerging leaders when considering adopting the most appropriate leadership styles, behaviors or actions in a particular context. The authors review several different leadership models explored by scholars during the past six decades; not all of these models work for all…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, Leadership Styles, Reflection, Check Lists
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Lancaster, Barbara; Wilson, Tiffany; Wetsell, Katie – International Journal of the Whole Child, 2019
When individuals are exposed an adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), they can be impacted in a variety of ways including health risks, threats to safety, and community-level adverse experiences. The authors have combed recent research to explore what new evidence is available in understanding the nature of adversity that children face and the…
Descriptors: Early Experience, Child Abuse, Risk, Trauma
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