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Sun, Anna Q.; Xin, Joy F. – Preventing School Failure, 2020
This study investigated school principals' opinions of their knowledge, skills, and leadership roles in providing services and support to students with special needs. A total of 134 respondents were included. Responses were analyzed into 4 factors; leadership in special education, leadership knowledge, leadership support, and leadership decision.…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Attitudes, Special Education, Leadership Responsibility
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Barnes, Sara A.; Iovannone, Rose; Blair, Kwang-Sun; Crosland, Kim; George, Heather Peshak – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Students in general education classrooms are increasingly being identified as being in need of individualized behavior supports. Thus, this study assessed the Prevent-Teach-Reinforce (PTR) model to determine its impact on problem and replacement behaviors of typically developing students with behavioral challenges in a high-need elementary school…
Descriptors: Prevention, Reinforcement, Student Behavior, Behavior Problems
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Merle, James L.; Cook, Clayton R.; Thayer, Andrew J. – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Children with serious problem behaviors pose a challenge for school staff to maintain safe and productive learning environments. Eloping, often called running, bolting, or absconding, from the classroom disrupts learning environments and requires significant attention and time from staff. Existing interventions to address elopement behavior lack…
Descriptors: Student Behavior, Behavior Problems, Intervention, Prevention
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Pronk, Sanne; Kuiper, Chris; Smit, Dafne; Stams, Geert Jan; Popma, Arne; Mulder, Eva; van den Berg, Germie – Preventing School Failure, 2020
In this multilevel meta-analysis the outcomes of adolescents with complex problems at risk for school drop-out attending nonresidential alternative educational facilities were examined. Ten studies (87 effect sizes), examining outcomes on social-emotional functioning, academic achievement, academic attitude, externalizing and internalizing…
Descriptors: Adolescents, At Risk Students, Dropouts, Nontraditional Education
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Weaver, Adam D.; Scherer, Philip; Hengen, Stephanie; Shriver, Mark D. – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Proximity control is a common component of many classroom management strategies and has been shown to reduce disruptive behavior as well as increase academic engagement among students. Much of the research on proximity control to date has been conducted in structured classroom settings or in combination with other behavioral management techniques.…
Descriptors: Proximity, Applied Behavior Analysis, Behavior Problems, Teacher Student Relationship
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Yeager, Kristopher Hawk; Morgan, Joseph John; Brown, Monica R.; Higgins, Kyle; Jackson, Iesha – Preventing School Failure, 2020
This article explores the roles of potential transition team members as expressed by students via a social support survey and semi-structured interviews. The sample included eight male students with EBD served primarily in self-contained special education settings at three high schools. Results from the survey indicated that students received most…
Descriptors: Emotional Disturbances, Behavior Disorders, Special Education, Males
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Columbia Embury, Dusty; Clarke, Laura S.; Leaver, Christy – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Students with Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) often display significant intrusive behaviors and need specific behavioral, social-emotional, and academic supports. Given the background of trauma consistent with a RAD diagnosis, it is imperative that school personnel understand the social-emotional behavioral supports needed to help children with…
Descriptors: Attachment Behavior, Behavior Disorders, Trauma, Social Support Groups
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Polleck, Jody; Yarwood, Jordan – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Conducted in an urban alternative education program for adolescents ages 17-21, this study provides an overview of a professional development program that sought to support teachers in developing unit plans that incorporated backwards design principles and culturally relevant and sustaining instruction. The authors offer a qualitative thematic…
Descriptors: Nontraditional Education, Urban Education, Faculty Development, Academic Achievement
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Romans, Sara K.; Wills, Howard P.; Huffman, Jonathan M.; Garrison-Kane, Linda – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) often demonstrate behaviors that impair their school experiences. Therefore, the implementation of research-based strategies that will foster success for students with ASD is critical. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of a web-based self-monitoring application, I-Connect,…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Behavior Problems, Time on Task
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Henderson, Lora J.; Williams, Joanna L.; Bradshaw, Catherine P. – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Home-school dissonance (HSD), or differing values, beliefs, and behavioral expectations between home and school may contribute to variation in parental involvement (Arunkumar, Midgley, & Urdan, 1999). This study utilized data from parent and teacher interviews to examine perspectives on parental involvement and HSD in middle school. Thematic…
Descriptors: Home Schooling, Expectation, Parent Participation, Middle School Students
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Reed, Deborah K.; Gates, Carly – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Summer reading programs are a common means of providing wraparound services to improve the performance of students' with or at risk for reading disabilities. Today's programs are not merely camps but are complex and costly academic efforts that require year-round planning to be successful. School personnel responsible for these programs typically…
Descriptors: Summer Programs, Reading Programs, At Risk Students, Reading Difficulties
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Huang, Francis; Anyon, Yolanda – Preventing School Failure, 2020
Studies suggest that out-of-school suspensions (OSS) are negatively associated with student perceptions of school climate and attitudes toward school. However, this relationship has not been considered in the case of disciplinary approaches such as restorative practices (RP) and in-school suspensions (ISS). Using a sample of 30,799 secondary…
Descriptors: Suspension, Discipline, Educational Environment, Student Attitudes
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Gardner, Ronald L.; Stephens-Pisecco, Tammy L. – Preventing School Failure, 2019
An educator's function exceeds traditional subject teaching. It includes monitoring and enhancing a child's physical and emotional well-being. Today's children face a plethora of risks and educators are on the front line of the defensive. To build childhood fortitude, the authors call on teachers to become aware of the characteristics of…
Descriptors: Children, Resilience (Psychology), Trauma, Child Abuse
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McDaniel, Sara C.; Besnoy, Kevin D. – Preventing School Failure, 2019
In many cases, the school failure cycle begins in elementary school for students with specific risk factors. Young students with learning difficulties and behavioral problems require a timely and sufficient program to prevent poor school outcomes. After-school mentoring programs are effective in providing meaningful relationships, structure, and…
Descriptors: Cross Age Teaching, Peer Teaching, Mentors, Elementary School Students
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Cain Swoszowski, Nicole; Hart Rollins, Lauren – Preventing School Failure, 2019
Classroom management is a leading factor in teacher attrition, with novice teachers citing behavior intervention as their biggest concern in the classroom (Adera & Bullock, 2010; Chaplain, 2008; Coronado, 2011; Paquette & Rieg, 2016; Rieg, Paquette, & Chen, 2007; Schlichte, Yssel, & Merbler, 2005; Vesely, Saklofske, &…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Intervention, Behavior Problems, Student Behavior
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