NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 244 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kush, Joseph C.; Canivez, Gary L. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
This study utilized confirmatory factor analyses to examine the latent factor structure of the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children--Fourth Edition, Italian adaptation (WISC-IV Italian) standardization sample. One through five, oblique first-order factor models and higher-order as well as bifactor models were examined and compared using CFA.…
Descriptors: Children, Intelligence Tests, Foreign Countries, Construct Validity
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Yang, Yan – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
Student resistance is inevitable in the process of multicultural education, but few researchers have explored the dynamics of student motivation. The purpose of this study was to help bridging the gap between motivation and multicultural education by examining the value and cost beliefs of college students in diversity learning, and how those…
Descriptors: Multicultural Education, Academic Achievement, Achievement Need, Student Motivation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kyttälä, Minna; Sinkkonen, Hanna-Maija; Kõiv, Kristi – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
This study explores the level of congruency between students' ratings of their own emotional and behavioral strengths and difficulties, and their teachers' ratings of these factors, when compared amongst two neighboring countries, Estonia and Finland. Secondly, it investigates the level of agreement between sixth grade students' ratings and their…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Elementary School Teachers, Grade 6, Preadolescents
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Jenkins, Lyndsay N.; Canivez, Gary L. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
The Bullying Participant Behavior Questionnaire is a 50 item self-report survey designed to measure engagement in five bullying roles: bully, victim, assistant to the bully, defender of the victim, and outsider. The goal of the current study was to examine the higher-order factor structure of the BPBQ in a large middle school sample of 784…
Descriptors: Questionnaires, Bullying, Role, Victims
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Moffa, Kathryn; Wagle, Rhea; Dowdy, Erin; Palikara, Olympia; Castro, Susana; Dougherty, Danielle; Furlong, Michael J. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
The Me and My School Questionnaire (M&MS) is a brief self-report measure of elementary school students' (ages 8-12) social, emotional, and behavioral challenges. As there is a need for brief self-report screening measures for students in elementary, or primary, school, this study examined the factor structure and measurement invariance of the…
Descriptors: Questionnaires, Mental Health, Test Validity, Elementary School Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Parker, Janise S.; Hanson, Patricia – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
Psychology scholars developed sixteen religious/spiritual practice competencies to guide psychologists' professional endeavors. Though school psychology is a relatively unique subfield of practice, scholars have not examined the practical application of the competencies within school psychological service delivery. We explored how the practice…
Descriptors: School Psychology, School Psychologists, Psychological Services, Religious Factors
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tardif-Grenier, Kristel; Olivier, Élizabeth; Archambault, Isabelle – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
The population of Canadian schools is becoming increasingly diverse in ethnic origins. Despite the challenges they face, paradox immigrant theory suggests that immigrant students have a more favorable profile than their non-immigrant peers in terms of academic success. The aim of this longitudinal study which was conducted with 66 elementary…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Elementary School Students, Student Behavior, Immigrants
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Bartolo, Paul A.; Kyriazopoulou, Mary; Björck-Åkesson, Eva; Giné, Climent – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2021
Early intervention for children vulnerable to exclusion is currently focused on the child's effective inclusion in mainstream early childhood education. There is thus a search for developing a shared understanding of what constitutes quality inclusive preschool provision. This was the aim of a qualitative 3-year (2015-17) study of inclusive…
Descriptors: Inclusion, Early Childhood Education, Foreign Countries, Outcomes of Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Moreira, Paulo; Moreira, Fátima; Cunha, Diana; Inman, Richard A. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
The Transtheoretical Model (TTM) conceptualizes change as a process with five identifiable stages. Each stage has psychological characteristics that are manifestations of an underlying continuum of change. Surprisingly few studies have applied the TTM to understand the process involved with academic development. The objective of this study was to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Measures (Individuals), Academic Achievement, Change
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Mozahem, Najib A.; Kozbar, Dana K.; Al Hassan, Ahmad W.; Mozahem, Laila A. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics play an important role in shaping the economies of countries. It is now well documented that females are underrepresented in these fields. This study examines whether gender differences exist in Lebanon with regard to the career choices of boys and girls at the secondary school level. Three hundred…
Descriptors: Career Choice, Gender Differences, Secondary School Students, Factor Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Sideridis, Georgios D. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
The purpose of the present study was to compare and contrast goal orientations with regard to stress experienced under conditions of pressure. Participants were 54 college students who participated in the study in response to extra credit. The experimental manipulation involved solving a tangram puzzle within a specific, short time under pressure…
Descriptors: Achievement Need, Goal Orientation, Stress Variables, Physiology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Fefer, Sarah A.; Gordon, Kayla – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
This study explores the relationship between discipline and perception of school climate among students in Grades 5 through 12 (N= 769). Students reported how many times they got in trouble (i.e., sent to the office, detention, suspension) and rated their perceptions of school climate overall and on specific subscales. The results suggest that…
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Discipline, Student Attitudes, Teacher Student Relationship
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Thomas, Christopher L.; Cassady, Jerrell C.; Heath, Joshua A. – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
Test anxiety has been identified as a substantial barrier to student success at all educational levels. Given the ubiquitous presence of test anxiety, there have been many attempts to provide readily available measures of test anxiety to help identify learners at-risk for adverse academic outcomes. The purpose of the current study was to test the…
Descriptors: Psychometrics, Test Anxiety, Structural Equation Models, At Risk Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
O'Connor, Kim M.; Hayes, Ben – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
The current review explored effective school-based intervention for children with behavioral difficulties in mainstream primary schools. A search of the literature identified 17 journal articles that investigated a variety of targeted individual and group interventions to address externalizing behaviors. Target behaviors addressed included both…
Descriptors: Intervention, Behavior Problems, Behavior Modification, Program Effectiveness
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Luthar, Suniya S.; Kumar, Nina L.; Zillmer, Nicole – International Journal of School & Educational Psychology, 2020
Teachers in the US are now considered integral to promoting students' mental health; here we report on two major challenges for educators in high achieving schools (HAS). The first involves high adjustment disturbances among students. We present data on nine HAS cohorts showing elevated rates of clinically significant symptoms relative to norms;…
Descriptors: Teacher Responsibility, Mental Health, Health Promotion, Barriers
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  17