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Education …, Annual Report

Education …

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Education

Education

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Doing Quantitative Research in Education, With SPSS

This book provides an introduction to using quantitative methods in educational research. The author writes for non-mathematical students, avoiding the use of mathematical formulae wherever possible. No prior knowledge of quantitative methods is needed to use this book. The author’s approach features · a realistic approach, using actual databases · an emphasis on the use…

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Distance education improved data on program costs and guidelines on quality assessments needed to inform federal policy.

Distance education improved data on program costs and guidelines on quality assessments needed to inform federal policy.

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The Schoolmaster, Essays on Practical Education, Selected from the Works of Ascham, Milton, Locke, and Butler; from the Quarterly Journal of Education; and from Lectures Delivered Before the American Institute of Instruction

The Schoolmaster

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Interviewing as Qualitative Research, A Guide for Researchers in Education and the Social Sciences

This popular text provides step-by-step guidance for new and experienced researchers who want to use interviewing as a research method. Appropriate for individual and classroom use, this expanded edition explains the rationale for interviewing and the complexity of selecting interview participants, important interviewing techniques, and how to work with the results of interviews. “For four…

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Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research

Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research

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Keeping Score

Curriculum reform, performance assessment, standards, portfolios, and high stakes testing-what’s next? What does this all mean for me in my classroom? Many teachers have asked such questions since mathematics led the way in setting standards with the publication of the Curriculum and Evaluation Standards for School Mathematics (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics [NCTM], 1989).…

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Changing the Subject, Innovations in Science, Maths and Technology Education

Change in education is too often a process which enthusiasts, ranging from top policy makers to groups of teachers, plan and drive forward, but in which they all find unexpected pitfalls. Every innovation depends on the commitment of schools and teachers to make it work. But often that commitment is lacking, or is less than…

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American Education, A History

American Education: A History, 4e is a comprehensive, highly-regarded history of American education from pre-colonial times to the present. Chronologically organized, it provides an objective overview of each major period in the development of American education, setting the discussion against the broader backdrop of national and world events.