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Uncomfortable Truths and Hushed Silence: A Re-Examination of Interpretation and its Social Justice Role within Historic Preservation
If interpretation is to make connections between places, time, and people then historic preservation interpreters must comprehensively tell the story of places, events, objects, and ordinary and significant people associated ...
A Matter of Time: The Effects of Block Scheduling on the Academic Achievement of Secondary School Students in the District of Columbia
This historical study analyzes the relative effectiveness of traditional scheduling, 4X4 block scheduling (4X4), and alternate day block (A/B) scheduling in three different schools governed by District of Columbia Public ...
The Effects of Instructional Techniques Promoting an Increased Level of Foreign Language Vocabulary Retention for High School Students
The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of the implementation of instructional techniques using visuals on a selected class of high school Spanish level three students. The null hypothesis is that there will ...
The Relationship Between Natural Speech Rate and Oral Reading Fluency Rate and Reading Comprehension among Third Grade Students
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between students’ natural speech rate and oral reading fluency rate and reading comprehension. A correlational study design was used. Participants in the study ...
The Outcome of Implementing a Math Tutorial Program for Second Graders Struggling with Procedures for Solving Problems
The purpose of this study is to determine whether participation in afterschool math tutoring program would positively enhance the performance of selected 2nd graders invited to participate. The measurement tool used was ...
Comparing Physical Characteristics and Recruiting History Differences of Female Collegiate Lacrosse Players Between Division I and Division III
This study surveyed 92 collegiate women’s lacrosse players between the Division I and Division III levels. The purpose of this research is to determine any differences between the physical attributes and abilities and ...
The Effect of a Verbal De-escalation Crisis Intervention Program on the Self Awareness of Middle School Students in a Behavior Learning Support Self-Contained Classroom
The purpose of this study was to create and implement a verbal de-escalation procedural plan that staff can teach and students can implement in order to cut down on physical restraint in a Behavior Learning Support (BLS) ...
"I-And-I Vibration": Word, Sound, and Power in Rastafari Music and Reasoning
For Rastafarians, reasoning is a sacred form of dialogue, an exchange of ideas or “sounds” on matters of faith, identity, or collective goals. The Rastafari movement emerged from the black liberation struggle in Jamaica ...
Cultural Heritage and Genuine Wealth in Southwest Virginia
In the 50 years since the declaration of the War on Poverty, Appalachia has seen a multitude of economic and social interventions including the creation of the Appalachian Regional Commission, volunteer organizations such ...
Donnybrook Fair 2004
(Goucher College, 2004)