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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 ...
Curriculum leadership: an investigation into the literacy knowledge, practices, and beliefs influencing middle school administrators’ identity salience
The purpose of the study was to investigate Ylimaki's (2012) New Professional Curriculum Leader (NPCL) and Critical Curriculum Leader (CCL) identities among middle school administrators. Research gathered for this study ...
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)
Perceptions of international students in CACREP-accredited counseling programs
With the increase of international students in American universities, there has also been an increase of international students in CACREP-accredited programs. However, there is limited information available in the literature ...
The use and implementation of interactive writing as an instructional method for primary teachers in Texas Educational Service Center 2
This doctoral study investigated the use and implementation of interactive writing as an instructional method for primary teachers in Texas Educational Service Center Region 2. The descriptive study involved 152 survey ...
Geoid determination in the coastal areas of the Gulf of Mexico
Coastal areas of the Gulf of Mexico are important for many reasons. This part of the United States provides vital coastal habitats for many marine species; the area has seen-ever increasing human settlement along the coast, ...