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An Analysis of Appropriate Science Material for the Teaching of Elementary Science in the Jefferson School of Sherman, Texas

An Analysis of Appropriate Science Material for the Teaching of Elementary Science in the Jefferson School of Sherman, Texas

Date: 1941
Creator: Shelton, J. D.
Description: The purpose of this study is to investigate the current methods of teaching and the available science material for the teaching of elementary science in order to prepare a proposed plan of instruction for the seventh and eighth grades of Jefferson School for the 1941-1942 school year.
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An Analysis of Certain Factors Associated with School Progress

An Analysis of Certain Factors Associated with School Progress

Date: 1940
Creator: Tribble, Percy G.
Description: This thesis is an analysis of certain factors associated with school progress of students of the graduating class of the Hillsboro Junior High School for 1940. The study is limited to considering the effect of age, attendance, environment, and economic status on progress during four years that these students attended junior high school.
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An Analysis of Certain Factors Associated with Teachers' Use of Credit

An Analysis of Certain Factors Associated with Teachers' Use of Credit

Date: 1940
Creator: Wooden, Henry A.
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine what factors make it necessary for teachers to seek credit, how the credit needs of teachers are now being met, and possible solutions for the problems that exist because of these conditions.
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An Analysis of Certain Factors Related to the Freedom of Teaching in Texas

An Analysis of Certain Factors Related to the Freedom of Teaching in Texas

Date: 1949
Creator: Cokendolpher, Floyd W.
Description: The purpose of this study is to make an analysis of certain factors as they are related to freedom of teaching in Texas. This study will include community relations as well as the conditions within the classroom, as for example, the freedom in discussing controversial ideas.
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An Analysis of Commercial Courses Offered in District Eight by Thirty-One Texas Public High Schools, Members of the Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools

An Analysis of Commercial Courses Offered in District Eight by Thirty-One Texas Public High Schools, Members of the Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools

Date: 1948
Creator: Craver, Harold F.
Description: The purpose of the study is to show the similarity and dissimilarity of the business curricula in the thirty-one Texas public high schools of District Eight, members of the Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
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Analysis of Content and Methods of Teaching Poetry to Children

Analysis of Content and Methods of Teaching Poetry to Children

Date: 1945
Creator: Hardeman, Eula Lee
Description: The purpose of this study is to analyze the history and development of children's poetry, and to present helpful suggestions in subject matter and activities for teaching poetry to children.
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Analysis of Data Used in Introducing Radio in the School

Analysis of Data Used in Introducing Radio in the School

Date: 1940
Creator: Smith, Eula
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine what writers in the field consider essential information for a school administrator to have in inaugurating radio in the school.
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An Analysis of Democracy in Special Education

An Analysis of Democracy in Special Education

Date: 1948
Creator: Ford, Lola
Description: The problem of this study is to make an analysis of some democratic procedures for planning and conducting special education for exceptional children.
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Analysis of Duties and Requirements Pertaining to the Job of Assistant Principal

Analysis of Duties and Requirements Pertaining to the Job of Assistant Principal

Date: 1948
Creator: Matthews, Don E.
Description: The purpose of the study is to ascertain the change, if any, in the past practices in regard to the duties of the assistant principal and to compare them with the current trends of the position. A supplementary reason is to explore this field as an opening for those who wish to enter the administrative branch of education.
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An Analysis of Educational Equalization Legislation in Texas

An Analysis of Educational Equalization Legislation in Texas

Date: 1940
Creator: Rogers, D. K.
Description: It is the purpose of this study to make the following investigations: (1) to trace briefly the historical background of equalization in the United States; (2) to present briefly a cross-section of the plans of equalization used by representative states in the United States; (3) to analyze the principal legal provisions of the equalization laws of Texas for the purpose of showing the growth and development of the State's equalization policy; and (4) to present a summary, to draw conclusions, and to make certain recommendations in the light of the information derived from the study.
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An Analysis of Factors which will Determine the Application of Design to Industrial Arts Projects

An Analysis of Factors which will Determine the Application of Design to Industrial Arts Projects

Date: 1940
Creator: Welborn, James David
Description: This study discusses a particular phase of industrial arts education, that of industrial arts design. It presents an analysis of design in the industrial arts program for the purpose of education for esthetic appreciation.
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An Analysis of Ferris First-Grade Reading Program in Relation to Recognized Plans for Progress

An Analysis of Ferris First-Grade Reading Program in Relation to Recognized Plans for Progress

Date: 1948
Creator: Ford, Edna
Description: The problem of the study was to analyze the first-grade reading program of the elementary school of Ferris, Texas, in relation to the recognized plans for progress in first-grade reading.
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An Analysis of General Safety Education for Industry and Vocational Schools with Specific Recommendations for Wood Shops and Machine Shops

An Analysis of General Safety Education for Industry and Vocational Schools with Specific Recommendations for Wood Shops and Machine Shops

Date: 1943
Creator: Davis, Carlis Coy
Description: The purposes of this study are to survey the growth of safety concepts in industry and in school shops, to point out the fundamental factors involved in a functioning and worthwhile program of safety education in secondary schools, and to indicate safe practices to be followed by operators of machines in wood and metal shops in secondary schools in order to minimize to the utmost the possibility of accident in such shops, and to set forth a recommended procedure embodying a program of safety for wood and metal shops in secondary schools.
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An Analysis of Grooming Problems of the High School Girl

An Analysis of Grooming Problems of the High School Girl

Date: 1940
Creator: Burks, Jasmine Rudd
Description: The purpose of this study is to analyze the grooming problems of high school girls in Oakwood High School, and to compare the grooming problems of girls who have had a clothing course in Home Economics to those who have not.
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Analysis of Items on a Personality Questionnaire

Analysis of Items on a Personality Questionnaire

Date: 1947
Creator: Darnall, Erie Marshall
Description: The purpose of this study is to determine which items on a personality rating scale are most valid in describing individuals who have been selected on the basis of social acceptance.
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An Analysis of Objectives, Methods, and Materials in Fourth Grade Social Studies as Found in Five Courses of Study

An Analysis of Objectives, Methods, and Materials in Fourth Grade Social Studies as Found in Five Courses of Study

Date: 1946
Creator: Melear, Mary Katherine
Description: The purpose of this study is to examine courses of study for social studies in the fourth grade, and after analyzing the objectives, methods, and the materials of each, to decide whether they meet the criteria prescribed in educational literature.
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An Analysis of One Hundred Divorce Suits Filed in Dallas County, Texas, May and June, 1948

An Analysis of One Hundred Divorce Suits Filed in Dallas County, Texas, May and June, 1948

Date: August 1948
Creator: Gibson, Harville
Description: The problem is limited to an analysis of the first one hundred divorce suits involving children filed in Dallas County, Texas, during the months of May and June, 1948. The general factors considered are: (a) family background; (b) age; (c) educational background; (d) economic status; (e) previous marital relations; and (f) the number of children.
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An Analysis of Practices for Teaching Conservation of Natural Resources

An Analysis of Practices for Teaching Conservation of Natural Resources

Date: 1941
Creator: Ford, A. Lewis (Albert Lewis)
Description: The problem of teaching conservation resolves itself into two major aspects--one concerned with content material; the other with school and classroom procedures. The author intends to approach the problem from three viewpoints. First, a need for teaching conservation will be shown. Second, the present practices will be discussed. Third, potential methods and materials will be discussed.
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An Analysis of Relation Between International Cooperation and Secondary Education

An Analysis of Relation Between International Cooperation and Secondary Education

Date: 1949
Creator: Inkman, Will W.
Description: In this study an attempt is made to answer the following questions: (1) Can international cooperation be helped through the proper employment of the tool called secondary education? (2) What constitutes such proper employment? (3) What effect, if any, will a sound system of secondary education have upon the objective of world peace, international understanding and good will, and better international, intercultural and interracial relations and friendship?
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An Analysis of Relations of Popularity to Certain Factors in Learning

An Analysis of Relations of Popularity to Certain Factors in Learning

Date: 1942
Creator: Peery, Mary Glenn Frisby
Description: Today educators are faced with the task of shifting the aim of education from that of teaching subject matter to that of providing experiences that are effective in stimulating wholesome personality development. With this in mind the writer was interested in providing opportunities and experiences for the development of efficient, balanced, harmonious, dynamic personalities, and in observing the relationship existing between these factors, social acceptance, home environment or socio-economic status, and the intelligence quotient, and the effects of these relationships upon the child's school success or academic status.
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An Analysis of Scientific Learning in Growing Silkworms

An Analysis of Scientific Learning in Growing Silkworms

Date: 1947
Creator: Roberts, Odessa Hensley
Description: The purpose of this study is to give the results of a science experiment in an elementary grade in raising silkworms. The purpose of the experiment was not to learn the laws and principles of science, but to determine whether the life cycle of the silkworm would create a greater interest in the field of science.
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An Analysis of Six Representative Women Characters in Edith Wharton's Novels

An Analysis of Six Representative Women Characters in Edith Wharton's Novels

Date: 1942
Creator: Wheeler, Ferrel
Description: For this study, an analysis will be made of six of Edith Wharton's heroines: Lily Bart, the luxury-loving, aristocratic heroine of The House of Mirth, who was destroyed by her own class; Ellen Olenska, who neither lost nor sought an established place in New York society, since it belonged to her, and she stayed there by the sacrifice of instinct and happiness; Anna Leath, a typical product of puritan New York, who suffered from having learned so thoroughly the rules of her generation; Halo Tarrant, who took love into her own hands and defied society but felt the strength of the social convention which shuts out the woman who does not play the game according to the rules; Undine Spragg, the social adventurer, who represents ambition, which Mrs. Wharton had come to recognize as the dominant characteristic of the new woman of America; and Sophy Viner, an American girl who, yielding to temptation, is plunged into insecurity because she comes into contact with Anna Leath and the rules of her world.
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An Analysis of some Possible Organizations for the Schools of Wise County, Texas

An Analysis of some Possible Organizations for the Schools of Wise County, Texas

Date: 1946
Creator: George, Cecil Bennett
Description: This problem is to determine what form of organization has most advantages for the schools of Wise County, Texas.
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An Analysis of Teachers' Ratings of Pupils as Bright or Dull

An Analysis of Teachers' Ratings of Pupils as Bright or Dull

Date: August 1940
Creator: Lovelace, William True
Description: This thesis resulted from an examination conducted to determine teacher ability to identify individual student capability based on rapport between the two parties.
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