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Low-income, first-generation, African American and Latino students' perceptions of influencing factors on their successful path to enrollment in a four-year college
This qualitative study utilized a grounded theory approach to understand first-generation students' perceptions of influences on their successful journey to a four-year college. Twenty low-income, first-generation, African ...
Community-based education and the formation of ethnic identity: Case study in a Chinese American community
Using qualitative research methods, the dissertation closely examines the daily living experiences in a suburban Chinese American community and explores how the community-based ethnic education, including the heritage ...
Means testing of student loans in Kenya
This research examines how well the student loan program in Kenya is targeting the needy students who require financial assistance to access higher education. The study examines, through the employment of quantitative and ...
Geographical perspectives strengthened by GIS in an interdisciplinary curriculum: Empirical evidence for the effect on environmental literacy and spatial thinking ability
Although Geographic Information Systems (GIS) have been favorably received as innovative and exciting tools in environmental education recently, there is a paucity of research into their effectiveness in enhancing meaningful ...