You limited your search to:

  Partner: UNT Libraries
 Department: Department of Education
The Use of Easy Reading Materials with Junior High School Pupils

The Use of Easy Reading Materials with Junior High School Pupils

Date: 1952
Creator: Anthony, Eunice Roach
Description: The problem in this study is to determine the effectiveness of the use of easy reading material in improving the reading ability of retarded students in the junior high school.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Critical Evaluation of the Course for General Mathematics in Meeting the Needs of Youth as Revealed by Several Courses of Study and the Adopted Textbooks for Texas Schools

A Critical Evaluation of the Course for General Mathematics in Meeting the Needs of Youth as Revealed by Several Courses of Study and the Adopted Textbooks for Texas Schools

Date: August 1952
Creator: Armstrong, John H.
Description: This study is an attempt to determine how a course in general mathematics can satisfy some of the needs of youth. The purpose of this study is to find out how the course in general mathematics can be made to contribute effectively to pupil growth, and how well the present course is contributing to pupil growth.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Diagnostic Possibilities of the California Test of Mental Maturity as Found in a Study of Academically Successful and Unsuccessful Students of Cleburne High School

The Diagnostic Possibilities of the California Test of Mental Maturity as Found in a Study of Academically Successful and Unsuccessful Students of Cleburne High School

Date: 1948
Creator: Arnold, E. Rex
Description: This problem is two-fold: first, to determine the relationships between the traditional school marks and the test scores made by the Cleburne High School students on the California Test of Mental Maturity as a means of estimating the academic achievement students probably will attain in particular school subjects; second, to determine whether or not such relationships are of sufficient significance that their use will reduce student failures in Cleburne High School.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of Dropouts in the Secondary Schools of Port Arthur, Texas

A Study of Dropouts in the Secondary Schools of Port Arthur, Texas

Date: 1951
Creator: Arrington, Electa Carol
Description: The purpose of this study was to investigate the problem of dropouts or withdrawals among the pupils of the secondary schools of Port Arthur, Texas. It was hoped that some significant information could be compiled as to the reasons why such students in this particular city leave school before high-school graduation, and that academic, environmental, and personal factors might be identified in their relationship to the causation of dropouts or withdrawals.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Class Piano in Relation to the Needs and Interests of the Child

Class Piano in Relation to the Needs and Interests of the Child

Date: 1950
Creator: Atchison, Ruby Dale Brown
Description: The purpose of this investigation is to show how class piano can meet the needs and interests of the child. Research was made to discover the development of piano from its very beginning to the present time, thereby showing the value of class piano and how old and new methods can be used to meet the needs and interests of the child.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of the Transportation Set-up in District Five, Texas.

A Study of the Transportation Set-up in District Five, Texas.

Date: August 1936
Creator: Atkins, Elmer L.
Description: This study is a comparative study of the transportation set-ups in the schools of District 5, Texas and attempted to determine the relationships various factors to pupil transportation cost. In light of the findings of the study, the writer made recommendations that would serve District 5 (i.e. Cooke, Grayson, Wise, Denton, and Collin counties).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Investigation to Determine Improvement in the Social Status of Children Through Concetrated Effort

An Investigation to Determine Improvement in the Social Status of Children Through Concetrated Effort

Date: 1950
Creator: Atkins, Thelma
Description: The problem of this study is an investigation of the development of social adjustment in thirty-three first-grade pupils in Gainesville, Texas, during 1949-1950. The purpose of the study is to determine each child's total readiness status at the beginning of the investigation, surround each with socializing experiences appropriate to his need, and then determine whether measurable benefits appear to result from his participation in the specific activities designed for social development.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Evaluation of the Program of Phonetic Instruction in Relation to Reading in the Schools of Panola County

An Evaluation of the Program of Phonetic Instruction in Relation to Reading in the Schools of Panola County

Date: 1943
Creator: Atkinson, Emma Jane
Description: The problem of this study is to evaluate the program of phonetic teaching in the Panola County schools in terms of criteria developed from current literature on the history, theories, and studies relating to the teaching of phonics in connection with the reading program in the elementary grades.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Effectiveness of Certain Recommended Remedial and Diagnostic Procedures in Reading with a Particular Group, the Fifth Grade

The Effectiveness of Certain Recommended Remedial and Diagnostic Procedures in Reading with a Particular Group, the Fifth Grade

Date: 1950
Creator: Aubrey, Addie F.
Description: It is the purpose of this experiment to discover and report the effectiveness of applying a standardized diagnosis followed by recommended remedial procedures to a fifth grade reading group.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Study of Some Factors Related to Mutual Friendship on the High School Level

Study of Some Factors Related to Mutual Friendship on the High School Level

Date: 1945
Creator: Averitt, Lois Jane
Description: This study has been made for the purpose of determining the similarities and dissimilarities in certain factors related to mutual friendships.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Influences That Audio-Visual Aids Have upon the Progress of Children in the Fifth-Grade Social Studies

The Influences That Audio-Visual Aids Have upon the Progress of Children in the Fifth-Grade Social Studies

Date: 1950
Creator: Avis, Burch M.
Description: The problem undertaken in this investigation is to determine the value of using audio-visual aids in the fifth-grade social studies program of the Austin Elementary School, Wichita Falls, Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Contributions of the Visiting Teacher to the Elementary School Program

Contributions of the Visiting Teacher to the Elementary School Program

Date: 1950
Creator: Babcock, Frances M.
Description: It is the purpose of this study to examine the work of visiting teachers or school-social workers in various places which have employed this service for a number of years and to determine some of the contributions which such service makes to the over-all program of the elementary school from the standpoint of services to the child, to his family, and to the teachers.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Comparative Study of Two Methods of Teaching Eighth-Grade Social Studies in the Granbury Elementary School

A Comparative Study of Two Methods of Teaching Eighth-Grade Social Studies in the Granbury Elementary School

Date: 1950
Creator: Baccus, Nettie
Description: The major purpose of this study was to compare the progress made by a group of children taught by the experience method of teaching with a group taught by the old textbook method, to determine whether the experimental group would show as much gain in academic knowledge as the control group, and in turn gain the other desired traits of the present-day personal and social needs.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Repeating and the Financial Cost of Teaching Repeaters in the Kingsville, Texas, Public Schools

Repeating and the Financial Cost of Teaching Repeaters in the Kingsville, Texas, Public Schools

Date: 1948
Creator: Bacon, Carl T.
Description: The purpose of this problem is to determine the financial cost of repeating students who failed during a five-year period in the Kingsville Public Schools, and to determine if this expenditure is justified.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Life, Work, and Imprint of Elisabet Ney

The Life, Work, and Imprint of Elisabet Ney

Date: 1941
Creator: Bailey, Joe Harden
Description: This thesis discusses the life and influence of sculptor Elisabet Ney.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
How a Student-Participation Program Affected the Citizenship Attitudes of the Students of La Porte High School Over a Period of Two Years

How a Student-Participation Program Affected the Citizenship Attitudes of the Students of La Porte High School Over a Period of Two Years

Date: 1943
Creator: Bailey, Orris G.
Description: The problem of this study was to determine whether the citizenship attitudes of the students of La Porte High School could be improved through the organization and operation of a student-participation program.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Report and an Evaluation of an Internship Program in Speech Education

A Report and an Evaluation of an Internship Program in Speech Education

Date: 1951
Creator: Baker, F. Virginia
Description: This thesis describes the experience of a graduate speech student as an intern during the 1949-1950 school year at North Texas High School.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Some Significant Concepts and Implications of the God Idea

Some Significant Concepts and Implications of the God Idea

Date: 1946
Creator: Baker, Ruth
Description: The problem of this thesis is to show that a humanistic, pragmatic, and instrumental concept of God would help man in his life, at the present stage of development in the western world, more than an authoritarian or absolute concept. This thesis endeavors to show that the confusion and instability in the moral and religious life is caused by a great need of change of attitude and beliefs towards the concept of God and religion.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Evaluation of Teaching Procedures and Curricula of the Primary Grades of Two Local Elementary Schools

An Evaluation of Teaching Procedures and Curricula of the Primary Grades of Two Local Elementary Schools

Date: 1942
Creator: Ballard, Irene
Description: An evaluation of teaching procedures and curricula of the primary grades of two local elementary schools according to criteria formulated from accepted educational psychology and democratic philosophy of educational leaders constitutes the problem at hand.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Analysis and Some of the Factors Associated with High School Transfers in Hill County

The Analysis and Some of the Factors Associated with High School Transfers in Hill County

Date: August 1938
Creator: Ballew, Harvey Conway
Description: The purpose of this study is to make a survey of the thirteen accredited high schools in Hill County to determine some of the factors associated with high school transfers in Hill County, and their results.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
History of the Development of the Junior Colleges in Texas

History of the Development of the Junior Colleges in Texas

Date: August 1936
Creator: Barnard, Hilliard
Description: In the main there are three questions to be answered in this investigation: First, what are the motives that have controlled the growth and development of the junior colleges in Texas? Second, what are the leading events in this development? Third, what is the present state of development of the junior college movement in Texas? A survey of the existing junior college situation in Texas is presented in the first chapter, while a more detailed history of development is outlined in the later chapters.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Educational Value of the Comics

The Educational Value of the Comics

Date: 1948
Creator: Barton, Lillie V.
Description: This study is made to determine any educational values to be derived from the use of the comics. The problem shall be to show (1) what those values are, (2) how they shall be attained, and (3) which comics are best suited to aid in the attainment of those values, as shown by the data to be assembled.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Evaluation of the Recreation Program in Certain Junior High Schools in the Texas Panhandle

Evaluation of the Recreation Program in Certain Junior High Schools in the Texas Panhandle

Date: 1950
Creator: Bass, Terrel H.
Description: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the recreational program of certain junior high schools in the Texas Panhandle to determine the extent to which they meet accepted criteria for this type of program.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
To Determine the Adequacy of the Facilities and of the Health and Recreational Program of the Schools of Wise County

To Determine the Adequacy of the Facilities and of the Health and Recreational Program of the Schools of Wise County

Date: August 1938
Creator: Baugh, V. S.
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine what facilities are needed and what changes in the present course of study in physical education of the schools of Wise County must be made in order to carry out an enriched program, functioning for the entire student population. The facilities of the present, the teaching procedure, the administration of physical education, and the latest proposed programs in this field will be considered. It is hoped that a study of this kind will be of value to the curriculum builder in the small or rural schools.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries