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An Analysis of the Hobbies of Sixth Grade Girls of Twelve Elementary Schools of Dallas, Texas

An Analysis of the Hobbies of Sixth Grade Girls of Twelve Elementary Schools of Dallas, Texas

Date: 1943
Creator: Piester, Kathleen
Description: The purpose of this study was to determine the number of girls enrolled in the sixth grade in twelve elementary schools of Dallas, Texas, who had hobbies; what types of hobbies had been selected; what factors had influenced their choice of hobbies; and the duration of the hobbies.
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Humanism:  Its Application to Religion, Literature, and Social Reform

Humanism: Its Application to Religion, Literature, and Social Reform

Date: 1943
Creator: Nobles, Mary Elizabeth
Description: It is the purpose of this study to make an examination of critical comment on humanistic philosophy, and, thereby, get a response that will answer some of the questions which arise in the minds of those who are made conscious of intellectual wonder or curiosity within themselves.
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A Critical Analysis of the Community School Idea

A Critical Analysis of the Community School Idea

Date: 1943
Creator: McKissick, Elvira Francena
Description: It is the purpose of this investigation to make a careful study of different community schools, and to determine to what extent they are promoting the education of the child and meeting the needs of the community in which he lives.
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Demonstrating the Use of Wells's Criteria by Evaluating the Administration of Two Elementary School Principals

Demonstrating the Use of Wells's Criteria by Evaluating the Administration of Two Elementary School Principals

Date: 1943
Creator: Medlin, Reginald Otto
Description: The problem of this study is to demonstrate the use of Wells's criteria for evaluating the administration of the elementary school by evaluating the administration of two elementary school principals.
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The Production of Material Suitable to the Reading Level of Dull-Normal First-Grade Children

The Production of Material Suitable to the Reading Level of Dull-Normal First-Grade Children

Date: 1943
Creator: McElrath, Esta
Description: The purpose of the study was five-fold: (1) to discover what criteria have been set up by recognized authorities for teaching dull-normal children; (2) to determine the interests and needs of the dull-normal children under consideration; (3) to determine their vocabulary range; (4) to produce interesting, easy reading material for them and to determine their response to the reading material produced, based upon their activities and interests; and (5) to recommend a reading program for the dull-normal children in the Memphis, Texas, public school in the future.
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A Professional Vocabulary for Art Students at North Texas State Teachers College

A Professional Vocabulary for Art Students at North Texas State Teachers College

Date: 1943
Creator: Prestini, Antoinette L.
Description: The purpose of this investigation is to present to teachers in the field of art education a list of words which are essential to successful mastery of the subject matter found in certain textbooks used in the art department at the North Texas State Teachers College.
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The Workshop for Teachers

The Workshop for Teachers

Date: 1943
Creator: Sparks, Izetta
Description: The problem of this study is concerned with the history, trends, and evaluation of the summer workshop movement for teachers in the United States. In addition, a study was made of the Child Development Workshop conducted on the campus of the North Texas State Teachers College, Denton, Texas, during the summer of 1942.
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A Comparison of Certain Reading Textbook Manuals with Certain Reading Authority Standards for Intermediate Grades

A Comparison of Certain Reading Textbook Manuals with Certain Reading Authority Standards for Intermediate Grades

Date: 1943
Creator: Phillips, Neva Nelle
Description: This study was made in an attempt to determine whether or not the manuals for the reading textbooks published since 1930 meet the standards set up by the leading educators in the field of reading.
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An Analysis of the Guidance Needs and Problems Among the Women Students at North Texas State Teachers College

An Analysis of the Guidance Needs and Problems Among the Women Students at North Texas State Teachers College

Date: 1943
Creator: Taylor, Myrtie Wooldridge
Description: The intent and purposes of this study are (1) to discover the extent of the guidance needs and problems which confront the women students in North Texas State Teachers College and the extent to which the students are adjusting and developing into normal and socially effective individuals; (2) to interpret the data collected from the individual questionnaires in order that plans for a more adequate and effective guidance program may be made, and to offer a functional basis for individual and group guidance; and (3) to measure their present needs and problems in relation to personal and social adjustments as individuals and as groups.
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The Effect of the War Emergency upon Teacher Turnover in Small Texas Schools

The Effect of the War Emergency upon Teacher Turnover in Small Texas Schools

Date: 1943
Creator: Smith, Alvin A.
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine the ways and the extent that the war has affected the teacher shortage problem in the small schools of Texas.
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