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To Determine the Effectiveness of Two Methods of Teaching Literature

To Determine the Effectiveness of Two Methods of Teaching Literature

Date: August 1948
Creator: Yoe, Winifred Dora
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine the effectiveness of two methods of teaching literature. An attempt will be made to ascertain whether the teacher-directed method or the free-reading method will be more effective in meeting the needs of the elementary children in the field of literature.
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A Study of Juvenile Delinquency in Montague County, Texas, During 1947-1948

A Study of Juvenile Delinquency in Montague County, Texas, During 1947-1948

Date: August 1949
Creator: Lauderdale, Virginia
Description: The problem of this study was to analyze the following five factors related to juvenile delinquency in Montague County, Texas, during 1947 and 1948: first, causes and control of juvenile delinquency; second, personal data about thirty-three juvenile offenders; third, their offenses; fourth, disposition made of the charges by the judge of the juvenile court; and fifth, the present behavior status of the offenders.
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A Comparative Study of the Personality Traits of Handicapped and Normal Children

A Comparative Study of the Personality Traits of Handicapped and Normal Children

Date: June 1949
Creator: Eager, Mary Floy
Description: The purpose of this study is to compare the personality traits of the physically handicapped children with the personality traits of normal children. An attempt will be made to answer two questions. First, how do physically defective children compare with Physically normal children in self-adjustment and social-adjustment? Second, is there an associated emotional or personality pattern which accompanies physical handicaps?
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A Study of the Peer Acceptance of a Rural Group in a Town High School

A Study of the Peer Acceptance of a Rural Group in a Town High School

Date: January 1949
Creator: Hays, William L.
Description: The problem of this study is the examination of a high school group situation in which two broad background elements exist, the rural and the urbanwith the aim of seeking the statistical importance of these elements in their influence upon the peer acceptance within the group.
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Planning a Sound High School Testing Program

Planning a Sound High School Testing Program

Date: July 1948
Creator: Campbell, Claude W.
Description: A major consideration in this study has been given to the establishment of the criteria by which the soundness of a testing program could be evaluated as its role in the secondary school. This problem was limited to the planning and administering of a progressive and comprehensive long-range testing program designed to meet the needs and problems common to most school administrators within the economic limits of a small high school. It was not the purpose of this study to anticipate the problems peculiar to particular teachers, high schools, or localities. However, the testing program if properly directed will result in the formation of subsidiary testing programs undertaken by particular teachers or groups of teachers for the purpose of throwing light on the specific problems raised by a large general testing program.
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A History of the Kilgore College

A History of the Kilgore College

Date: August 1948
Creator: Bradford, Q. L.
Description: "This is a history of the Kilgore College, Kilgore, Texas, a junior college for Kilgore and the oil belt. The data concerning the history of this very young publicly owned junior college has been secured through personal interviews with its originators, its administrators past and present, Kilgore newspapers, college catalogs, college annuals, and educational references, public laws and board minutes...The material dealing with the history of this college has been organized to cover the following topics: origin of the college, three periods of material development, internal growth of the college, and summary, conclusions and recommendations." -- leaves 2-3
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The Relationship of the Self Concept, Ideal Self Concept, Values, and Parental Self-Concept to the Vocational Aspiration of Adolescent Negro Males

The Relationship of the Self Concept, Ideal Self Concept, Values, and Parental Self-Concept to the Vocational Aspiration of Adolescent Negro Males

Date: August 1969
Creator: George, Flavil Hall
Description: The problem of this study was to determine the relationship of the self concept, ideal self concept, values, and parental self concept to the vocational aspiration of adolescent Negro males.
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An Analysis of the Service of the Children's Division of the Dallas Public Library

An Analysis of the Service of the Children's Division of the Dallas Public Library

Date: August 1946
Creator: Walker, Tommie
Description: The general purpose of this study is to make a survey of children's library work in the United States with special attention to recent trends and developments in this field as revealed in current practice. The specific purpose is to make an evaluation of the services rendered by the children's division of the Dallas Public Library and to determine how this department measures up to the standards set up by the American Library Association and by individual authorities.
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An Analysis of the Musical Tastes of the Primary Children in Ten Schools Within a Radius of Fifty Miles of Bellevue, Texas

An Analysis of the Musical Tastes of the Primary Children in Ten Schools Within a Radius of Fifty Miles of Bellevue, Texas

Date: August 1941
Creator: Lincoln, Virginia, 1917-
Description: The purpose of this study is to analyze the musical tastes of the primary children in ten schools within a radius of fifty miles of Bellevue, Texas.
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Relationship of Social Concepts and Personality in the Third Grade of Travis Elementary School, Mineral Wells, Texas

Relationship of Social Concepts and Personality in the Third Grade of Travis Elementary School, Mineral Wells, Texas

Date: August 1942
Creator: Christiansen, Anna Elizabeth
Description: The value of proper concepts and an adjustable or adaptable personality are teaching factors to be considered in present-day education. The education for richer living must be through the main institutions of learning, the schools.
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