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The perceived impact of study abroad activities for graduate counseling student (CPED version)
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the perceived impact of study abroad activities for graduate counseling students. The following research questions directed the qualitative study: What are the experiences ...
Exploring the effectiveness of child-centered play therapy in young children: A quantitative single case research design (CPED Version)
Play therapy is a growing form of counseling that allows children to express themselves in the most natural way possible. Virginia Axline (1969) applied Roger’s person centered theory and core conditions (empathic, genuineness ...
The Impact of Teacher Preparation Program on Academic Achievement of Eighth Grade Students in a South Texas School District (CPED Version)
The purpose of the study was to examine the impact of a teacher's preparation program on the academic achievement of eighth grade students in the areas of mathematics, reading, science, and social studies. Prior to the ...
A professional songwriter's approach to writing (CPED Version)
The purpose of the study was to examine the relationship between songwriting, creative risk-taking, and critical thinking from the perspective of a single songwriter. This relationship has been examined throughout academic ...
Character Mirrors: Creating Identity- Text-to-Self, Text-to-Text, Text-to-Technology (CPED Version)
The focus of the doctoral research study was to present a qualitative narrative on how curriculum design and the formation of literary awareness within the English Language Arts (ELA) classroom is an embedded process that ...
Faculty Publications Bibliography 2014
(Mary and Jeff Bell Library, 2014-04)
Latino avid readers at two South Texas charter schools: Analysis of common characteristics and reading success of middle school students (CPED Version)
Americans spend less time reading today than they did at the end of the 20th century according to a national survey conducted by the National Endowment for the Arts (2007). Further investigation revealed that much research ...
Factors contributing to juvenile recidivism in a predominately Hispanic population (CPED Version)
Identifying adolescents at risk for re-offense, specifically among a predominately Hispanic population, is rarely empirically examined (Cintrón, 2006). The Hispanic population comprises the largest minority population in ...
Compelled to act: The negotiation of compassion fatigue among student affairs professionals (CPED Version)
The purpose of the qualitative study was to identify the ways in which Student Affairs professionals in higher education in South Texas experienced and negotiated compassion fatigue through their everyday responsibilities. ...
An analysis of informal reading inventories for English language learners (CPED Version)
The research examined the various ways in which informal reading inventories (IRIs) demonstrated an increasing awareness of assessment for English language learners (ELLs). The research employed both a content analysis of ...