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A cognitive and behavior modification technique using cognitive plus make-believe training for preschoolers
(Texas Tech University, 1983-05)
A fiscal neutrality analysis of the equity consequences of recalculating the local wealth component of the Texas Education finance plan
(Texas Tech University, 1996-08)
Swanson and King (1991) and Oakland (1994) stated that by sharing revenues from windfalls, such as natural resources, industrial plants, and utilities plants, local tax base values would be more equitable. Smith (1994) and ...
New media communication in education
Research and teaching are the crossroads at which higher education exists. Great scholar-researchers in the field understand that new media communication in education is a very fluid area of study, rich with opportunities ...
A cultural critique of the use of networked electronic discourse in a liberatory composition pedagogy
(Texas Tech University, 1999-05)
This dissertation examines the similar goals and characteristics of liberatory pedagogy and networked electronic discourse pedagogy. Liberatory pedagogy is usually dated from Paulo Freire's Pedagogy of the Oppressed (1970) ...
The identification of significant differences between practitioners' needs and journal artricle coverage in educational computing
(Texas Tech University, 1988-12)
The purpose of this study was to determine three things about journals of educational computing. One, were there significant differences between what colleges and public school teachers viewed as useful subject matter? ...
Whitney Paschall - Portfolio
Included in this paper are documents from my masters program in the Interdisciplinary Studies. My areas of focus for this program were Education, Ag Communications, and Marketing. I chose these areas of focus based on ...
An inquiry into a model for normalista preparation and transfer program to the Texas bilingual education teacher program
(Texas Tech University, 2003-05)
Texas teacher education preparation programs have been unable to supply the demand for qualified teachers to serve the growing numbers of Spanish speaking students. Normalista teachers (so called because their preparation ...
Influence of intellectual capital intermediaries on technical workforce capacity
(Texas Tech University, 2008-12)
America’s promotion of science and its appreciation of the economic benefit derived from an educated workforce have fueled innovation that has made America a global economic power. This dependence on a skilled workforce ...
Analyzing the agricultural communications curriculum in Texas high schools
(Texas Tech University, 2000-08)
Modifying pre-service teachers' attitudes toward the handicapped by use of simulation activities
(Texas Tech University, 1988-05)