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Yu, Baeksan; Lim, Hyejung; Kelly, Sean – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2019
A common rationale for providing free lunch for all students is that selectively receiving a free meal at school generates stigma. This study examines the hypothesis that eligibility to receive a school free lunch has negative effects on student educational outcomes, and that this stigma-effect is more severe in schools where a low proportion of…
Descriptors: Social Bias, Lunch Programs, Outcomes of Education, Academic Achievement
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Pinchak, Nicolo P. – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2018
This study uses data from wave one of the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent to Adult Health to analyze the relationship between middle and secondary school students' perceptions of their teachers, or "teacher regard," and students' expectations for college attendance. Variation in this relationship is further examined by…
Descriptors: Middle School Students, Secondary School Students, Student Attitudes, Teacher Student Relationship
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Ehrhardt-Madapathi, Natalie; Pretsch, Johanna; Schmitt, Manfred – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2018
What are the long-term effects of justice and injustice in school? This longitudinal study examined the bidirectional relationships of classroom justice with students' behavioral problems, well-being, and joy of learning. Using systematic observation on the single-child level, teachers and external observers made high and low inference justice…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Teaching Methods, Teacher Student Relationship, Elementary School Teachers
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Lee, Moosung; Kim, Yeonjeong; Madyun, Na'im – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2018
A critical issue facing the majority of immigrant adolescents in U.S. public schools is persistent academic underperformance. Using data from the Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study, this study investigates the extent to which negative social environments in U.S. public schools predict the academic achievement of immigrant adolescents.…
Descriptors: Immigrants, Adolescents, Academic Achievement, Longitudinal Studies
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Andersen, Ida Gran – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2018
I combine sociological and economic research to test a new theoretical model of the causes and consequences of teacher responses to students' track location. I examine the impact of teacher reward structures on educational inequality by analyzing how grading practices affect students' effort and achievement across tracks. Differences in grading…
Descriptors: Track System (Education), Rewards, Academic Achievement, Teacher Attitudes
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Simpkins, Sandra; Estrella, Gabriel; Gaskin, Erin; Kloberdanz, Erin – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2018
Based on the Eccles' expectancy-value theory, the objectives of this study were (1) to examine the longitudinal relations between Latino parents' science beliefs, parents' science support, and high school students' science motivational beliefs, and (2) to test whether these relations varied by familism values and adolescent gender. Multi-informant…
Descriptors: Hispanic American Students, Parent Attitudes, Student Motivation, Parent Child Relationship
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O'Toole, Veronica M. – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2018
This study reports on the emotional exhaustion and burnout of five teachers who acted as first responders when a large earthquake struck their city during school hours. Eighteen months after the earthquake, these teachers recounted, then discussed their earthquake experiences. Teachers used a mood meter (Brackett and Kremenitzer, Creating…
Descriptors: Teacher Burnout, Natural Disasters, Social Development, Emotional Development
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Wolgast, Anett; Fischer, Natalie – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2017
The teaching profession is associated with high levels of perceived stress due to time constraints, heavy workload, and extra-curricular obligations. Teachers' perceived stress affects the quality of their instruction and consequently their students' motivation. According to social interdependence theory, frequent cooperative activities with…
Descriptors: Goal Orientation, Cooperation, Lesson Plans, Stress Variables
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Marshik, Tesia; Ashton, Patricia T.; Algina, James – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2017
Self-determination theory and research suggest that students are more motivated and have higher achievement when teachers support their psychological needs for autonomy, competence, and relatedness. However, teachers might have difficulty supporting their students' psychological needs if their own psychological needs are not met, which might…
Descriptors: Self Determination, Student Motivation, Academic Achievement, Psychological Needs
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Sommerfeld, Amanda K. – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2016
University enrollment rates have increased substantially both in the U.S. and internationally over the past 40 years. Unfortunately, university completion rates have not kept pace, causing scholars to project that international labor markets may face a deficit in qualified (i.e., bachelors-degree or equivalent) workers. In the U.S., this could…
Descriptors: Surveys, Longitudinal Studies, Educational Attainment, High School Graduates
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Phan, Huy P. – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2016
The present longitudinal study, based on existing theoretical tenets, explored a conceptual model that depicted four major orientations: optimism, self-efficacy, and academic well-being. An important question for consideration, in this case, involved the testing of different untested trajectories that could explain and predict individuals'…
Descriptors: Longitudinal Studies, Path Analysis, Self Efficacy, Positive Attitudes
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Ryabov, Igor – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2016
Using a nationally representative longitudinal data set, the current study examines the link between colorism and educational attainment of Asian American young adults. Three levels of educational attainment are used as outcomes: high school diploma, some college and a Bachelor's degree or higher. Independent variables include skin tone, ethnic…
Descriptors: Racial Attitudes, Outcomes of Education, Asian American Students, Young Adults
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Shin, Hwayeon Helene; Braithwaite, Valerie; Ahmed, Eliza – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2016
A total of 3956 children aged 12-13 years who completed the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC Wave 5) were studied about their experiences of traditional face-to-face bullying and cyberbullying in the last month. In terms of prevalence, sixty percent of the sample had been involved in traditional bullying as the victim and/or the…
Descriptors: Early Adolescents, Bullying, Computer Mediated Communication, Aggression
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Wright, Michelle F. – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2015
The literature on cyber aggression is advancing, revealing many risk factors associated with the involvement in these behaviors. Academic correlates, particularly academic performance, have received some attention, with few studies utilizing longitudinal designs. The present study examined these associations among 673 8th graders (51% female) from…
Descriptors: Aggression, Computer Mediated Communication, Grade 8, Middle School Students
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Kaplan Toren, Nurit; Seginer, Rachel – Social Psychology of Education: An International Journal, 2015
In this 2-year longitudinal study, we examine the effects of perceived classroom climate and two aspects of parental educational involvement (home-based and school-based) on junior high school students' self-evaluation and academic achievement. Our main hypothesis was that perceived parental educational involvement mediates students' perceived…
Descriptors: Longitudinal Studies, Educational Environment, Junior High School Students, Parent Participation
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