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The significance of the land in the education and health of Anishinaabe youth from Pic River First Nation
This study shares the experiences of twenty-one Anishinabek youth from Pic River First Nation, Ontario, Canada in relation to how the Land is significant for their education and good health. This thesis is meant as a small ...
Trickster chases the tale of education
The research story is a narrative woven of [the author's] own self reflections, the voice of the co-researchers, and traditional Mi'kmaw story characters. The story follows a group of community members from Wildcat First ...
Explorations in the Practice of Eco-art: A Phenomenological Arts-informed Research Project
This study investigated the genre of eco-art through a phenomenological arts-informed research project to augment current practices and inspire new art and art/science initiatives in schools and communities. Incorporating ...
Assistive technology and the self-esteem of students with learning disabilities
This thesis explored the relationship between using assistive technology (AT), and the self-esteem of students with learning disabilities (LD). A case study was created for each of two participants and were compared in a ...
Formative evaluation of "Humanities 101 : a Lakehead University community initiative" : the perspective of the students
In the Fall of 2005, the Faculty of Education at Lakehead University implemented a twelve-week program aimed at providing non-traditional students an experience in higher education. The purpose of this study was to ...
Students' understanding of fractions within a reform based instructional program : an action research analysis
Students have a difficult time understanding the concepts behind fraction procedures. The purpose of this study was to determine which teaching method, traditional or reform, helped students to develop a conceptual ...
Teachers' beliefs about classroom management
Study group : 4 teachers at the primary-junior level in 2 elementary schools in Northwestern Ontario.
Recent Chinese immigrants' perceptions of English language and culture learning in Canada
Study participants : 6 Chinese immigrations in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Rethinking radical education : a conceptual analysis
For decades, there have been concerns with the contemporary Western education system. Many parents are choosing home schooling or schools with alternative programs. During this period, and earlier, reform theorists have ...
Pre-service teachers' conceptual understanding of perimeter, area, and volume
In this study, pre-service teachers’ understanding of perimeter, area, the relationship between the two, and volume are explored. A questionnaire on these concepts was administered to 110 participants, comprising the ...