Goals, theories, design of, examples, personal & social aspects, curricula, assessment, materials, role of teacher.
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS.
Benefits & problems. Economics, gender issues, minorities, steroids, educational context, dropout rates.
Conduct Disorder and Antisocial Disorder
Conduct Disorder and Antisocial Disorder. Discusses definitions of the disorders, diagnosis, prevalance, general etiology, risk factors, genetic and biological causes, symptoms of each disorder, need for interventions.
BILINGUAL EDUCATION AND ARAB-AMERICANS.
Discusses original purpose of bilingual educational programs as primarily for Spanish speaking children. Development of a transitional model not based on a pedagogical foundation. Deveopment of a new model of dual immersion that is based on neurological research. Court decision re: binlingual programs. Cites problems of bilingual education today. Centers on bilingual education in the context of the Arab-American community. ESL studies. Special needs of Arabic speaking children; lack of teachers proficient in Arabic and English.
A study and proposal regarding attitudes toward behavior of black male students. Public School setting. Importance of study. Review of literature on effects, causes and expression of teacher attitudes and expectations. Impact on academic achievement. Differences between how white, Hispanic and African American teachers rate students. Research questions. Protocol. Variables.