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Anderson, Donald B.; Jones, Suzanne H.; Longhurst, Max L. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
This present phenomenological case study explored collective class actuation as experienced by a seminary teacher in a Western State. Collective class actuation results when teachers or students perceive their class group as being in an optimal performing state of dynamic equilibrium. The participant of this present study sought dynamic…
Descriptors: Phenomenology, Case Studies, Teaching Methods, Student Needs
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Bear, Sarah; Chandran, Devyani – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
In the present study, we explore nursing and human services students' perceptions regarding palliative and end-of-life care. Students viewed five educational modules that covered areas such as the role of support staff, communication, pain management, coping with grief, and death. Forty-two students participated in this present study and submitted…
Descriptors: Nursing Students, Allied Health Personnel, Student Attitudes, Nursing Education
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Rose, Dale R. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
Low reading comprehension skills at the secondary level are problematic, especially for students with learning disabilities. In order for students with learning disabilities to perform and achieve academically, effective methods of instruction need to be implemented. This present study utilized a qualitative research methodology (with a…
Descriptors: Students with Disabilities, Learning Disabilities, Student Attitudes, Reading Comprehension
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Ahn, Ho-Young – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
In the present phenomenological study, I explored how some college women make sense of images of the body manipulated by Photoshop and how they perceive the Photoshop disclaimer labels currently mandated in several European countries. In-depth interviews with 16 female college students revealed four themes regarding the meanings of Photoshopped…
Descriptors: College Students, Young Adults, Females, Advertising
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Ersoy, Evren; Aydin, Hasan; Uysal, Recep – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
In the present study we provide insights regarding the perceptions of gifted students and their parents about the communication skills of these gifted children. We collected data through in-depth individual interviews, focus group interviews, field-notes, and other documentation with 10 gifted students and 10 of their parents. The findings…
Descriptors: Academically Gifted, Student Attitudes, Parent Attitudes, Communication Skills
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Frazier, Raelynn; Bendixen, Lisa D.; Hoskins, Wendy J. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
The decision to choose teaching as a career is a commitment fewer people are making and a decision that is rife with complexity. The current state of teacher shortages and attrition both nationally and internationally impels us to investigate this situation. Within the area of career decision-making, the concept being researched most focuses on…
Descriptors: Self Efficacy, Preservice Teachers, Career Choice, Teaching (Occupation)
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Jenner, Brandy M. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
Researchers of student veterans in higher education seek to understand how experiences during military service relate to veterans' roles as college students. Similarly, researchers of postsecondary student success assert that a more nuanced understanding of the student experience and student success requires attending to diverse populations. In…
Descriptors: Veterans, Higher Education, Academic Achievement, Military Service
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Jones, Suzanne H.; Putney, LeAnn G. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2019
In prior studies, we examined Collective Classroom Efficacy (CCE) through the role of teacher and through the voices of students in a diverse classroom developing CCE. One participant exhibited an element of hope that added to her learning experience. Through Lara's telling case, we illustrate how she accomplished her goals through interactions…
Descriptors: Psychological Patterns, Teacher Role, Student Attitudes, Learning Experience
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Janakiraman, Shamila; Watson, Sunnie Lee; Watson, William R. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2018
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are offered on diverse topics in an attempt to reach global audiences. MOOCs have helped address limitations to educational access, yet the dropout rates are notoriously high. Many argue that high attrition in MOOCs is because the instructional design often does not align with the needs of adult learners. Adult…
Descriptors: Adult Learning, Adult Students, Large Group Instruction, Online Courses
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Ervin, Jeremy A. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2018
As a professor teaching general core science courses to non-science majors, I designed a learner-centered, inquiry-based course in order to potentially positively influence science-related attitudes of my students. Through the lens of action research with mixed methodology, I analyzed student attitudes regarding science through the Test of…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Teaching Methods, Nonmajors, Academic Language
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Marrero, Floralba Arbelo; Milacci, Fred – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2018
The present study employed phenomenology in order to understand how Hispanic nontraditional students describe academic persistence. Using purposeful sampling methods, 10 Hispanic nontraditional students in their last semester of a bachelor degree program were recruited from two Hispanic Serving Institutions in the southeast United States, each…
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Nontraditional Students, Undergraduate Students, Hispanic American Students
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Auslander, Lisa – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2018
With the current tide of anti-immigrant and anti-refugee sentiment, it is vital that educators and counselors incorporate strategies to meet the social and emotional needs of English-language learners. This case study investigated the impact of teacher practice and collaboration with counselors around culturally and linguistically responsive…
Descriptors: Culturally Relevant Education, Counselor Teacher Cooperation, Refugees, Immigrants
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Smith, Gregory W.; Classen, Audra I. – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2018
Since the early part of the 20th century, researchers in the fields of cognitive psychology and education have studied the ill-effect of noise on the social, physiological, and psychological aspects of the human psyche. In order for academic progress to take place, it is important for all teachers to select instructional methods and accommodations…
Descriptors: Acoustics, Classroom Environment, Auditory Stimuli, Students with Disabilities
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Parson, Laura – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2018
The purpose of this institutional ethnography was to better understand the experiences of undergraduate women in math and physics in order to identify and explore the institutional practices that coordinated their daily work. Through the framework of feminist standpoint theory, I collected student and faculty interviews, observations, and textual…
Descriptors: Ethnography, Institutional Characteristics, Undergraduate Students, Females
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Wallace, Elizabeth – Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research, 2017
The purpose of this study was to understand the factors leading to college students' spiritual development at a secular institution. I examined student perceptions to determine the factors that facilitated their individual personal growth. A Grounded Theory approach was used because I sought to explain how students use their social, relational,…
Descriptors: Christianity, Educational Experience, Spiritual Development, Grounded Theory
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