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Teacher perceptions of social skills in sixth-graders in elementary school versus sixth-graders in middle school
Sixth grade is a very exciting and interesting time for children where multiple life changes occur, including the type of school setting that 11 and 12 year olds attend. Each school district has the choice of placing sixth ...
Discovering the third grade non-reader: isolating factors that impede reading proficiency
In order to address the needs of struggling third grade readers, it was important to understand the factors that possibly impeded their successful acquisition of reading skills. This study was designed to begin to identify ...
Parents of youth who identify as transgender: an exploratory study
The present qualitative study explores the experiences, perceptions, support systems, and coping strategies on which parents of youths who identify as transgender rely. Specifically, parental challenges and concerns about ...
Increasing stakes in testing: the impact on test anxiety in middle school students
Over the past 40 plus years, research on the construct of test anxiety has resulted in multiple theoretical models and much sociological and psychological data. The study being presented examined whether different types ...