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Veitch, Hillary – New Waves-Educational Research and Development Journal, 2017
Parental histories and characteristics have a large impact on a child's learning environment both at home and with their connections to school. Recent research focuses on current practices and characteristics of parents, but often ignores the role of parents' educational histories and memories of school. The purpose of this study was to explore…
Descriptors: Parent Background, Individual Characteristics, Family Environment, Student Experience
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Jozwik, Sara; Lin, Miranda; Cuenca-Carlino, Yojanna – New Waves-Educational Research and Development Journal, 2017
Service-learning is a pedagogical approach with documented effectiveness for building civic engagement and promoting awareness of social justice issues. Little attention is given in the literature to the design processes that undergird the development of effective service-learning projects. In this case study, authors report on their application…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Preservice Teachers, Special Education Teachers, After School Programs
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Anderson, Elizabeth; Lee, Youjung – New Waves-Educational Research and Development Journal, 2015
This article describes an interprofessional service-learning initiative to address the educational and psychosocial needs of grandparent-headed families. This qualitative study explores the perceptions and experiences of the preservice teacher education students involved in implementing this project. Findings suggest that there are numerous…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Interdisciplinary Approach, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Preservice Teachers
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Rodríguez-Arroyo, Sandra; Vaughns, Ashley Brailsford – New Waves-Educational Research and Development Journal, 2015
In an effort to address the gaps in preparing teacher candidates (TCs) to work with English Language Learners (ELLs), service-learning experiences (SLE) were integrated into two courses within a teacher education program. This exploratory case study sought to explore the outcomes of teacher candidates (TCs) engaged in SLE with diverse students and…
Descriptors: Service Learning, English Language Learners, Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education
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Lin, Miranda; Bates, Alan B. – New Waves-Educational Research and Development Journal, 2015
This paper explores how service learning helps preservice teachers change their perceptions toward working with diverse populations and how they link service learning to social justice. Providing opportunities for preservice teachers to link community service with their classroom experiences adds value to their learning experience and enhances…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Preschool Teachers, Student Attitudes, Student Diversity