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Finding effective and practical techniques to lower musical performance anxiety.
This study focused on musical performance anxiety and techniques to lower it. Five female collegiate music majors participated in training sessions on three specific anxiety lowering techniques: deep breathing, the Alexander ...
Using informational text to motivate marginalized male readers.
This Master’s Thesis, which resulted in a professional development project, focused on using nonfiction text to motivate marginalized male readers. The project was guided by the following questions: What reasons cause boys ...
English language learners' perceptions of high stakes assessments and accommodations.
English language learners (ELLs) are mandated under federal legislation to take standardized tests in mathematics, even if they arrive in the United States with limited English proficiency the day the test is given. The ...
Increasing homework completion and accuracy among mathematics students using the Jars Game.
Homework is a teaching strategy used in mathematics to promote student mastery of new material through practice. In addition, homework completion and accuracy has a positive effect on academic achievement (Madaus, Kehle, ...
A Guide for Pre-Service Teachers in Supporting Middle School English Language Learners (ELLs) in General Education Classrooms.
The following guide was developed for pre-service and in-service middle school teachers who work with English Language Learners (ELLs). The basic propositions outlined in the paper were derived from the English for Second ...