The purpose of the research paper was to find out whether social skills training improves social skills and academic performance. The research design is utilized in the study requires the collection, processing, and analysis of [...]
The nature of human beings is that they are ready and willing to learn and read interesting materials that focuses on areas that they have high interests; with the notion in mind, I will be [...]
At the beginning of the article, the research introduces the basic terms and definitions that needed to understand the created interdependencies.
The current standards for carrying out assessments in the school environment are supposed to contribute to the creation of opportunities for careful measurement of students' progress and the further identification of the areas that need [...]
It is expected to pay attention to the challenges and problems poor children and their families may face in their lives.
Despite the view that the current generation of students is somewhat neglecting the seriousness of plagiarism, it is still viewed that originality must be emphasized and not to allow digital technology to violate principles of [...]
Standards-based tests are unlikely to be the benchmark in testing because they work under the assumption that teachers should only be teaching skills instead of content.
In order to optimize a system that includes this standard of grading, it would be necessary to assess the grades for homework and classwork separately.
As Robert Frost Middle School received grants to renovate its laboratory and there is a need to advance the performance of science courses, this study sought to establish the role of graded laboratory activities in [...]
Probably the best indication that this is indeed the case can be deemed that fact that in the preface of just about every qualitative study on the causes of educational underachievement, the authors express their [...]
An important factor that has to be considered is that Alex does not have any medical conditions that could affect his ability to learn; his traits such as shyness and the love of daydreaming affect [...]
To implement a multi-tiered system of support in a school, the key stakeholders such as principals, teachers, curriculum directors, and superintendent should come to the consensus regarding methods of implementation of the multi-tiered system.
The school CSCP will be adapted to the diverse abilities and developmental levels of the students determined via a needs assessment.
It is extremely important to have a system of education that adheres to the highest standards and teaches a person skills, which will be used in the future life.
However, based on the expositions tabled in this paper, it suffices to conclude that GPA is not a reliable measure of intelligence.
The growing popularity of social networking and online communication has raised an issue of the influence of these activities on the daily performance of the individuals.
It is on this basis that a growing number of stakeholders want teachers to take a central role in the assessment of students.
One of the factors discussed was the quality of professional education of the teachers that most commonly tend to work in the schools where the majority of students are African-Americans.
It is crucial to identify a particular time frame that will be sufficient to make the behavior a norm rather than an exception.
However, the findings of researchers are usually incompatible due to the different definitions of parental involvement and, as a result, the use of different metrics for evaluation.
While neither category is directly related to the academic performance of the group, it would be reasonable to expect that the improvements in both would indirectly influence the efficiency of education in other words, the [...]
The authors set the goals to find out the extent to which the proficiency of ELLS in both languages affects test results and to check the validity of English-language achievement tests outcomes when they are [...]
Furthermore, the reference to standardized tests is not appropriate to measure the teachers' performance because of the external factors' impact on the students' ability to take tests.
According to what the statistical data and the results of the opinion poll held among the Pennsylvania students say, one of the most complicated issues concerning the PSSA testing is the time-lapse in which the [...]
The purpose of this paper is to present the review of the state data regarding students' scores, analyze the assessment data against the state benchmarks, discuss the state authorities' strategies to improve results and provide [...]
Studies conducted to compare the academic abilities of American students and students from other countries revealed that American students lag behind, especially in science, writing proficiency, and mathematics.
To be more exact, the fact that low achieving students need graphic data in order to understand the mechanics of the learning process better and, thus, engage into the meta-cognition process was discovered with the [...]
Aim and Objectives of the study The purpose or aim of this study is to explore the issue of tardiness in relation to identifying whether it correlates directly with the teaching process and the entire [...]
Moreover, the attitude in the group did not allow us to consider aspects like age and careers as issues of concern. Moreover, we did not know what was required of us in the group.
In order to address this issue, it is important to look at some of the risk factors of truancy in the United States of America.
The difficulty of the dissimilarity of the abilities of students in learning academic material while perceiving and comprehending it ought to be approached based on the study of the situation of the educational background.
In their article "University Students' Emotions in Lectures: The Effect of Competence Beliefs, Value Beliefs and Perceived Task-Difficulty, and the Impact on Academic Performance", Greek researchers Georgia Stephanou, Petros Kariotoglou, and Konstantinos Dinas present the [...]
There is a general tendency among students who work and study at the same time consisting in the fact that students tend to spend more time at work instead of devoting their time to studies.
So, the group of students had to come up with the ideas for the project by sharing their thoughts and encouraging one other. Hence, a teacher's control and guidance should be clearly presented to the [...]
In the course of the research, the areas such as new approaches to scaffolding, the benefits of peer reviewing and the possible issues triggered by scaffolding have been covered The specified fields seem to be [...]
Castello and Donahue state that the graduate student is expected to synthesize the information learnt and provide a critical analysis of the issue.
The list of males who drop out of school, the failures, and those with learning disability is also large as compared to that girls, the implication is that these males do not take the standardized [...]
Instructors need to understand their students to find out what drives them to cheat in exams. Administrators and other stakeholders in educational institutions, need to discourage their students from cheating, to ensure they maintain high [...]
The main aim of the STAAR is to appraise the knowledge of students and skills. However the advocates of the STAAR state the standardized testing is the only viable option to assess students' knowledge and [...]
The purpose of the research is to conduct a quantitative analysis about the impact of academic preparation in a virtual environment on college admission for online high school students.
Some of the most significant issues he highlights include the following: The quality of information on the web varies significantly While internet search may help to narrow down on a topic, it may erode the [...]
This implies that NCLB guarantees no wastage of federal education improvement funds It is imperative to state that under the NCLB program, each state is responsible for the performance of every student and is thus [...]
In addition, the results of this study will act as guidance to mathematics teachers on whether the use of calculators at lower grades is helpful or detrimental to the mathematics learners understanding of mathematics concepts.
The safeguards entail the processes involved in the development and integration of the differentiated educational curricula for the gifted students after the identification and evaluation of such students by a qualified professional.
Their programs are based on the principles of on-line communication and e-mails between tutors, advisors, and students with the help of which students and advisors learn the details of students' difficulties in studying and implement [...]
There is difference in the marks that are obtained by students of the different tutors. 2 marks and they are 30 students in the class.
In the UK, 60 percent of the classrooms have adopted IWBs, while adoption rate in the US is just 12 percent. The market share of Smart Technologies in the US market is 60.
Research method The research method includes literature review of the relevant literary sources on the problem of gifted and talented children, their inclusion in regular classroom, and pros and cons of segregation of gifted children [...]
The effectiveness of the software to train and equip the students can be confirmed by the fact that it won the software of the year award.
The trend of truancy seems very fashionable to the extent of the truants sharing their ideas on how to skip classes on the internet.
In this paper, I will highlight the points made by the author which I do not agree with and proceed to support my stand on the issue so as to demonstrate that the tenure system [...]
Lanier school has been in the 3rd and 4th quartile in Reading and Mathematics respectively for the subsequent years while Harlandale School has been in the 4th and 2nd quartile in Reading and Mathematics respectively [...]
The articles of Darville, Atwood and Hamilton provide the practical and theoretical evidence to support the efficiency of these new approaches to literacy; due to the accounts given by authors, one can estimate the true [...]
In the first study, the belief that intelligence can be altered showed an upward trend in grades that students attained within the two years of the study.
Indeed, with growth in technology like smart phones and emergence of the use of internet in research work has caused administrators in universities and colleges to extend the definition of academic honesty or dishonesty.
Moreover, the difference in the academic performance of students in schools among these categories is what is referred to as achievement gap.
It is considered a severe academic offence; consequently, the students should be aware of the chastisement that is commensurate to such academic vices.
The purpose of this research is to find whether there is the evidence of the math performance gap between Black and White students and, if we find that it exists, to throw ling upon its [...]
It is very often that leadership and integrity are regarded as two incompatible things, since the majority of people use the easiest way to cope with difficulties, violating the main principles of the right and [...]
In this context, the academic portfolio will demonstrate the quality of work that one is engaged in and the development in it over the period covered by the portfolio.
The combination of colors for example, may affect the students' comfort as well as the public view and perception of the institution The issue of cost should also be put in to check.