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Staffing and Quality in Early Childhood Education Settings: A Program's Applications of a Logic Model to Inform the Evaluation of Staffing Procedures
This paper is intended to inform early childhood education (ECE) program owners, directors, and staff of pertinent issues regarding staffing procedures to promote ECE program quality. The author discusses her understanding ...
Transition Experience and Impact on Children and Caregivers in Kinship and Foster Care
Considerable information exists on the transition of youth out of foster care, but little research has been done on the experiences of children and caregivers during the transition into foster and kinship care and the ...
Two Types of Discourse About ADHD
This paper posits the idea that the general public obtains information about ADHD from different sources than academics do. The existence of two separate sources of information about ADHD research, who produces them and ...
Integrative Research on the Effects of Mindfulness Interventions
The purpose of the research project was to assess whether teaching children mindfulness techniques would help them to pay attention. The first phase of this project involved conducting a literature review and constructing ...
Efficacy of Art Therapy on Adolescent Substance Abuse
The transition from childhood to adulthood that takes shape during adolescence is a complicated process that can lead to a myriad of psychological difficulties, often co-occurring with substance use. This research project ...
Effective Strategies for Stronger Numeracy in Middle School Students
Over the last five years, Alberta students in grades 6 and 9 who wrote the provincial achievement test in mathematics, over the last five years, have had stagnant scores. According to Education Minister David Eggen, the ...