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Collier-Meek, Melissa A.; Sanetti, Lisa M. H.; Boyle, Ashley M. – Psychology in the Schools, 2019
Teachers are responsible for delivering classroom-management plans and behavior support plans; however, many struggle to implement them consistently. Low levels of treatment integrity may be the result of various implementation barriers. No study has been conducted to examine teachers' experience of these barriers within the context of specific…
Descriptors: Barriers, Program Implementation, Classroom Techniques, Positive Behavior Supports
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van Verseveld, Marloes D. A.; Fukkink, Ruben G.; Fekkes, Minne; Oostdam, Ron J. – Psychology in the Schools, 2019
Even though teachers are key figures of a program's effectiveness, most intervention studies have not focused explicitly on the effects of antibullying programs at teacher level. We conducted a meta-analysis into the effects of school-based antibullying programs on determinants of teacher intervention, including teachers' attitudes towards…
Descriptors: Bullying, Intervention, Meta Analysis, Program Effectiveness
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Miranda, Antoinette Halsell; Radliff, Kisha M.; Della Flora, Olympia A. – Psychology in the Schools, 2018
Urban schools in the United States are generally viewed as having greater challenges than their suburban and rural counterparts. Most notably, they often have lower academic achievement and much of the educational reform movement has been aimed at urban schools in an attempt to close the achievement gap. Although much of the focus in recent years…
Descriptors: Urban Schools, Urban Education, Academic Achievement, Educational Change
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Floress, Margaret T.; Berlinghof, Jessica R.; Rader, Rebecca A.; Riedesel, Emma K. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
Teacher praise is an effective strategy that decreases preschool students' disruptive behavior. It is well established that school-aged students with behavior problems receive fewer teacher praises than their peers; however, it is unclear whether these findings are consistent among preschool students. The purpose of this study was to collect…
Descriptors: Preschool Teachers, Positive Reinforcement, Special Education, At Risk Students
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Luria, Sarah R.; Kaufman, James C. – Psychology in the Schools, 2017
This paper reviews the relationship between creativity and equitable thinking and the individual differences in personality, demographic, and experiential factors that influence both concepts as they affect each other. Given the nationwide push to increase equity in public schools, interventions beyond teaching about equity are becoming…
Descriptors: Correlation, Creativity, Individual Differences, Personality Traits
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Christofferson, Michael; Sullivan, Amanda L. – Psychology in the Schools, 2015
Many teachers report that their preservice training in classroom management was inadequate or ineffective, but little is known about the types of training they receive. In this exploratory study, 157 preservice teachers from throughout the United States were surveyed about the training sources through which they obtained knowledge and skills in…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Teacher Attitudes, Preservice Teacher Education, Correlation
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Jones, Ruth E.; Yssel, Nina; Grant, Christina – Psychology in the Schools, 2012
Response to Intervention (RtI) has brought about many changes in the way educational services are being provided to students who are at risk of school failure. Schools are seeking strategies that will be beneficial to more and more students, including those students whose instruction is primarily in the core, or Tier 1. Nesting proven,…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, At Risk Students, Evidence, Individualized Instruction
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Hernandez Finch, Maria E. – Psychology in the Schools, 2012
Response to Intervention (RtI) has been heralded as having significant promise for improving outcomes, reducing disproportional placement in special education, and making education more culturally responsive for culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) youth. This article reviews the major recent empirical and qualitative research findings with…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Teaching Methods, Response to Intervention, Qualitative Research
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Dombek, Jennifer Lucas; Connor, Carol McDonald – Psychology in the Schools, 2012
Retention is a frequently used strategy to support children who are struggling academically. However, the strategy is costly, and research findings with regard to positive outcomes are mixed. This study examined whether efficacious reading instruction might reduce rates of retention in first grade. We also evaluated the reading instruction the…
Descriptors: Grade Repetition, Literacy, Vocabulary Skills, Grade 1
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Reinke, Wendy M.; Stormont, Melissa; Webster-Stratton, Carolyn; Newcomer, Lori L.; Herman, Keith C. – Psychology in the Schools, 2012
This article focuses on the Incredible Years Teacher Classroom Management Training (IY TCM) intervention as an example of an evidence-based program that embeds coaching within its design. First, the core features of the IY TCM program are described. Second, the IY TCM coaching model and processes utilized to facilitate high fidelity of…
Descriptors: Generalization, Classroom Techniques, School Psychologists, Fidelity
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Vo, Abigail K.; Sutherland, Kevin S.; Conroy, Maureen A. – Psychology in the Schools, 2012
As more young children enter school settings to attend early childhood programs, early childhood teachers and school psychologists have been charged with supporting a growing number of young children with chronic problem behaviors that put them at risk for the development of emotional/behavioral disorders (EBDs). There is a need for effective,…
Descriptors: Educational Strategies, Behavior Disorders, Intervention, Early Childhood Education
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Stoiber, Karen Callan; Gettinger, Maribeth – Psychology in the Schools, 2011
The purpose of this study was to conduct an experimental analysis of teachers' use of functional assessment (FA) and positive behavior support (PBS) for addressing challenging behaviors in young children. A group of 35 experimental teachers participated in professional development designed to provide step-by-step training and guided implementation…
Descriptors: Intervention, Self Efficacy, Behavior Disorders, Functional Behavioral Assessment
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Grafman, Joel M.; Cates, Gary L. – Psychology in the Schools, 2010
This study compared the fluency and error rates produced when using the Cover, Copy, and Compare (CCC) and a modified CCC procedure (MCCC) called Copy, Cover, and Compare to complete subtraction math problems. Two second-grade classrooms consisting of 47 total students participated in the study. The following items were administered to…
Descriptors: Elementary School Mathematics, Mathematics Achievement, Educational Strategies, Teaching Methods
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Reinhardt, Danielle; Theodore, Lea A.; Bray, Melissa A.; Kehle, Thomas J. – Psychology in the Schools, 2009
Homework is an often employed teaching strategy that has strong positive effects on academic achievement across grade levels, content areas, and student ability levels. To maximize academic learning, accuracy of homework should be addressed. The present investigation employed a multiple-baseline design across academic behaviors to examine the…
Descriptors: Homework, Grade 4, Teaching Methods, Research Design
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Kortering, Larry; Braziel, Patricia – Psychology in the Schools, 2008
This commentary on articles in this special issue of "Psychology in the Schools" discusses the importance of school completion by identifying the individual and social costs associated with youths who fail to complete school. An appreciation of these various costs sets the stage for exploring an emerging key to school completion--engaging students…
Descriptors: School Psychology, Dropouts, Educational Attainment, Intervention
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