This is the community for doctoral dissertations and masters theses and reports submitted by k-state students k-state graduate students were required to submit doctoral dissertations electronically beginning fall semester 2006. What makes a good afterschool program everyone wants adolescents off the streets and learning new skills after school the problem is that there's no consensus on what kinds of programs benefit children most. After school program classrooms that operate on regular school sites are important to students, school staff, and parents educational researchers found that there is a lack of evidence based interventions for asp staff to address the behavior issues that impact the quality of the service that they provide students.
Abstract the purpose of this study was to examine the impact of integrating self-authorship pedagogy applied to a younger population integration of a self-authorship program during an after-school community program examined the self-authorship pedagogy approach following the developmental theory designed by baxter magolda (1999, 2001. Abstract integrating social and emotional competencies into instructional activities in a summer enrichment program by lisette ostrander med, college of new jersey, 2004. The lack of statistical evidence to show that 21st century community learning center (21st cclc) funded after-school programs had a relationship with improved school achievement based on state-based standardized tests in north carolina presented a problem for leaders however, given the abundance of school achievement data and the presence of forty-two 21 st cclc funded after-school programs.
Afterschool alliance research informing providers, advocates, and policy makers for 15 years delve into our vast collection of research resources that show afterschool programs are keeping kids safe, inspiring learning, and helping working families across the country. This thesis is brought to you for free and open access by [email protected] w woodruff library, atlanta university center it has been west, jameca shonta, an exploratory study of after school programs as a strategy for preventing juvenile delinquency (2006)etd collection for auc robert w woodruff librarypaper 571 abstract socialwork. After school programs have become a way to combat this problem though much debate has focused on the importance of after school programs, the literature does suggest that they do in.
After-school programs that provide additional learning opportunities for children are seen as potentially powerful opportunities to improve student learning and facilitate other positive youth outcomes (miller, 2001) recognition of the potential benefits of after-school programs has been the. 2 an analysis of afterschool programs in the united states: a thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree of bachelor of arts. Walden university scholarworks walden dissertations and doctoral studies walden dissertations and doctoral studies collection 2016 after-school activities policy and the atlanta. Shugerman, susan robin, a case study of after-school activities in one school that is making progress in closing the achievement gap (2013) dissertations and theses paper 1111. Abstract after-school programs (asps) aimed at improving at-risk student achievement abound and receive considerable funding research provides some evidence that asps can improve reading and math achievement for at-risk students, although rigorous evaluation of the programs and outcomes is minimal.
Enhancing literacy support in after-school programs, published by boston’s after- school for all partnership, focuses on ways afterschool programs in the boston area are providing literacy instruction, highlighting four particular programs (ryan, foster, . Dissertation titled “the effectiveness of afterschool tutoring programs on student achievement in an urban school district: a quantitative analysis of selected school programs” presented by ismet s isik, candidate for the doctorate of education degree, and. The popularity, demand, and increased federal and private funding for after-school programs have resulted in a marked increase in after-school programs over the past two decades after-school programs are used to prevent adverse outcomes, decrease risks, or improve functioning with at-risk youth in.
Abstract previous research suggests that parents can benefit from youth participation in after-school programs however, little research has explored parent involvement in after-school programs as an important program characteristic leading to youth development. University of south carolina scholar commons theses and dissertations 1-1-2013 investigating relationships between academic achievement and after school programs in a high. Role of an afterschool program on students graduating high christopher jason bell liberty university a dissertation presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree doctor of education liberty university february, 2013 programs and the role after school programs had on graduating high school students. To support the rationale that it is important to provide evidence to continue investing in after-school programs that help youth achieve academically, it is imperative to first understand why there is a relation between quality of an after-school program and academic outcome.
Urban after-school program for teens: a mixed methods study a dissertation submitted to the faculty of the graduate school in candidacy for the degree of doctor of philosophy program in research methodology by jill y young chicago, illinois august 2016 copyright by jill y young, 2016. The university of toledo the university of toledo digital repository theses and dissertations 2011 the effects of the after school program kids unlimited on students' academic performance on. Assessing the benefits of an after -school program for urban youth: an impact and process evaluation sherri christine lauver, university of pennsylvania abstract after-school programs have gained national attention as a means to provide additional academic, social, and recreational opportunities for youth. Dissertations from 2018 pdf culturally responsive classroom management in an urban after-school program, marcie duez-curry pdf igeneration students' approach to technology as a learning tool, with an affinity for social media technology, andré s dyer pdf.