Graduate Theses and Dissertations in Education

 

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Theses/Dissertations from 2021

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THE MIDDLE TO HIGH SCHOOL TRANSITION: AN APPLIED RESEARCH STUDY TO IMPROVE AND SUPPORT HIGH SCHOOL READINESS IN HIGH-POVERTY SCHOOLS, Robert Davis II

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THE PERCEPTIONS THAT UM FIRST-GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENTS HAVE REGARDING THE IMPACT OF CAMPUS ENGAGEMENT ON THEIR SUCCESS AT THE INSTITUTION, Martin B. Fisher

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Kindergarten Readiness Through the Lens of Parent Perspective, Ashley Barrows Goralczyk

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Student Perceptions of Their Academic Success at Higher Education, Faith-Based Institutions, Amber Nicole Grady

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Traumatic Life Experiences and Their Impact on Factors Pertinent to Leadership Effectiveness in School Principals, Derrick D. Hardaway

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DECREASING DISCIPLINE DISPARITIES AMONG AFRICAN-AMERICAN MALES: AN APPLIED RESEARCH STUDY ON THE EFFECTS OF DEVELOPING CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE TEACHING PRACTICES AMONG TEACHERS AND EQUIPPING STUDENTS WITH ADDED SUPPORTS, Reginald Maurice Herrington

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An Applied Research on Promoting Proficiency in Fourth-Grade Reading, Deirdre Huntley

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FIRST GENERATION LAW STUDENTS: BARRIERS TO SUCCESS, Melissa Jones

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Academic Support Systems and College Readiness for Black Male Student Athletes, Derek Lovell King

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Opinions, Attitudes, and Self-Efficacy of Secondary School Counselors in RAMP and non-RAMP Designated Schools and their Work with Students with Disabilities, Christine Denise Lewis Pugh

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We Make the Path By Walking Together: A Case Study of How Community Engagement at the University of Mississippi Impacts Students and Community Partner Organizations, Laura Martin

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The Value of Participating in Cooperative Education, Megan Upchurch Miller

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BUILDING TEACHER CAPACITY AS A PATHWAY TO EQUITY FOR FIRST-GRADE SPANISH-SPEAKING ENGLISH LEARNERS: AN APPLIED RESEARCH STUDY, Mary Greenlee Moak

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Implementation of the Michael Heggerty Model to Increase Student Achievement of At-risk Readers in Kindergarten, Michelle White Nowell

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The Relationship Between Head Coaching Change and Donations to Intercollegiate Athletic Departments, Michael Paulus

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EQUITY, SOCIAL JUSTICE, AND ETHICAL RESPONSIBILITY IN HIGHER EDUCATION: VOICES OF BUSINESS STUDENTS AT A PERVASIVLEY SECTARIAN UNIVERSITY, Van Brooks Poole

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MEDIATING EFFECTS OF MENTAL HEALTH LITERACY AND STIGMA ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MENTAL HEALTH STATUS AND PSYCHOLOGICAL HELP SEEKING BEHAVIOR AMONG COLLEGIATE STUDENT ATHLETES, Brent Wade Powell

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THE UNMET NEEDS OF ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES FOR STUDENTS AT HOLMES COMMUNITY COLLEGE ON THE GOODMAN CAMPUS, Karen Ray

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The Efficacy of Neurofeedback in the Treatment of Individuals with Anxiety-Spectrum Disorders: A Meta-Analysis, Gordon Michael Russo

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Autonomy and Higher Education: Insight into the Autonomy System in the Commonwealth of Virginia, George Lamar Rutherford, II

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Exploring Current Community College Transfer Students’ Perceptions of The University of Mississippi Brand and Potential Connections To College Choice, Sarah Christopher Sapp

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Group Sandtray Therapy with Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Assault: A Single-case Research Design, Jana Elaine Scott

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African American College Students First Experiences in Counseling, Melissa Denise Spencer

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REDUCING DISPARITES IN ACT RESULTS ACCORDING TO RACIAL IDENTITY: AN APPLIED RESEARCH STUDY INTO THE WeACT PROGRAM IN TINLAKE HIGH SCHOOL, Marcus Stewart

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Elementary School Counselors' Experiences Working With Children Who Self-Harm, Maegan Tatum

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PERCEPTIONS OF ROLE CONFLICT AND ROLE AMBIGUITY AMONG FRATERNITY AND SORORITY ADVISING PROFESSIONALS, Anthony E. Vukusich

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THE PERCEPTIONS OF RURAL COLLEGE STUDENTS ON THE IMPACT OF HIGH SCHOOL COLLEGE COUNSELING ON COLLEGE CHOICE, Tommy Glen Walker

Theses/Dissertations from 2020

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Diversifying The Pipeline: Barriers That Prevent Teachers Of Color From Entering The Profession, Erica L. Avent

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Mississippi Teachers Who Are Nationally Board Certified Or Those With Advanced Degrees: Effects On Student Achievement, Amy Tate Barnett

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Factors Associated With Student Withdrawals At A Mississippi Community College, Kathryn Harlow Cox

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Differential Semantics, William Michael Cox

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Effective Response To Intervention In Middle School, Angela MeChelle Ellison

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Instant Schools: The Frenzied Formation And Early Days Of The Mississippi Private School Association, Ernest Flora IV

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Building Efficacy In Early-Career Teachers: An Applied Research Study On The Role Of Professional Development On Teacher Efficacy, Duncan Gray

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Admission Officers' Perceptions Of Implicit Bias In The Admission Process, Christi Denise Hardy

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Exploring The Relationship Between Receipt Of A Mississippi Need-Based State Grant And Grade Point Average Among Graduating Seniors At The University Of Mississippi, Clate A. Holleman

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Transition Stories Of Student Veterans, Kelley J. Jenkins

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Developing Co-Teaching Capacity Between General And Special Education Teachers Through Applied Research, Kellie Logan

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Stress, Burnout, Compassion Satisfaction, And Compassion Fatigue Among Resident Assistants At The University Of Mississippi, Lionel Maten

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The Preparedness Of First-Year Football Student-Athletes In Online Classes At The University Of Mississippi, Cliff McCain

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Examining The Influences Of University Image And Campus Visits On Students’ College Choices, Jennifer Lea McClure

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The Charger: A Case Study Of Leadership Decisions And The Oxford High School Student Newspaper, R. J. Morgan

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Perceptions Of Academic Writing From First Generation Non-Traditional Students, Margaret Jeanine Rauch

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The Summer Melt Of Rural First-Year Students, Deidre F. Ruffin

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Single Parent Success In Mississippi's Community Colleges, Craig Ellis Sasser

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Service-Learning, ComCore, And The Secondary English Classroom: A Mixed Methods Study, Kimual Snow

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Learning Community Impact On Low-Socioeconomic Student Success In A 4-Year Public University, April Thompson

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Faculty Use Of Open Educational Resources: Attitudes, Norms, And Self-Efficacy As Behavioral Predictors., Jocelyn Tipton

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Implementing Read 180 To Increase Reading Achievement And Improve Organizational Learning, Debra Ashe Ware

Theses/Dissertations from 2019

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A Study Of Contingent Faculty Representation In Governance At The University Of Mississippi, Mariana Rangel Allushuski

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Two Way Street: An Applied Research Study on the Effects of Increased Parent and Community Involvement Activities on Student Academic Growth in Mathematics at South Lee Middle School, Jason Clifton Arledge

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Culture Clash: An Applied Research Study on Transforming Student Behavioral Culture in a Failing School, Lindsay Carol Brett

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The relationship between participation in the emerging scholars program and academic performance at Mississippi valley state university, La Shon Fluker Brooks

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An Examination of the Relationship Among the Intentions, Features, Affordances, and Outcomes of Saturday Academy for Math Professional Development for Mathematics Teachers, Brian Buckhalter

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Institutional Factors That Affect Transfer Student Sucess At A University In The Mid-South Region Of The U.S., Patricia Ann Coats

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African American students in physical therapy: enhancing diversity, Sherry T. Colson

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A First-Year Teacher’s Implementation of Short-Cycle Formative Assessment Through the Use of a Classroom Response System and Flexible Grouping, Adrienne Irving Dumas

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A first-year teacher’s implementation of short-cycle formative assessment through the use of a classroom response system and flexible grouping, Adrienne Irving Dumas

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Collegiate Equity Mentoring Matrix: A Culturally Relevant Framework for the Meaningful Mentoring of Black Male Students, Norris Allen Edney

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Improving the quality of teaching: an applied research study on improving the quality of teaching in third-grade reading at Tigerville elementary school, Valeree Ellis-Barnes

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Bridge to Student Success?: An Evaluation of the Effectiveness of the University of Mississippi's JumpStart Summer Bridge Program, Emily Ferris

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Balancing Reading Motivation: A Comparative Case Study of High School Students and Their Teachers, Pasteia Garth

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Feedback in the Flipped High School STEM Classroom, Trisha Michele Gilbreath

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Positive behavior intervention and supports impact on discipline in an alternative school, Alina Michelle Harges

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Students’ Perceptions and Strategies for Success in an Associate Degree Nursing Program, Theresa Hargett

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Improving Literacy Rates for Students with Dyslexia in a Rural School District, Steven William Havens

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Daily Metacognitive Questioning Sheets: Implementing Metacognitive Strategies in the Secondary Classroom, Shawna Sue Hill-Robinson

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Addressing the Disparaity of Outcomes for Economically Disadvantaged Students at Central Intermediate School: An Applied Research Study Related to the Implementation of AVID Process, Steven Jarvis Hurdle

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Am I in the right place?: writing center consultations as socioacademic integrative experiences for community college transfer students, Rachel E. Johnson

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Visualizing the Future: Work-Integrated Learning and the Psychosocial and Professional Development of Undergraduates, Scott Weldon Kilpatrick

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African American students in physical therapy: enhancing diversity, Melanie H. Lauderdale

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The Effects of Technology Based Self-Monitoring Across General Education Settings for Students with Behavior Disorders, Lane Maxcy

Examining the Alternate Ranking Method for Grouping: Using Mixed-Ability Grouping to Enhance Learning, Jennifer McCaskill

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Find the MOST Here: The Academic Success of First-Year African American Students at the University of Mississippi, Shawnboda Deanne Mead

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The Relationship of Supervisory Styles and Differentiation of Self to the Counseling Self-efficacy of Counselors-in-training in the Masters' Level Practicum, Amelia Binti Mohd Noor

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Institutional Factors That Affect Transfer Student Success At A University In The Mid-South Region Of The U.S., Elizabeth Moore

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Increasing Instructional Leadership: An Applied Research Study on the Effects of Developing Principals as Instructional Leaders in the Magnolia County School District, Leigh Anne Newton

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African Americans and the Honors College Experience at the University of Mississippi, Jennifer Lynn Parsons

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Apply Now!: Utilizing Application Date to Predict College Enrollment, Jennifer Leigh Phillips

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Creating a Space for STEAM, Felicia Brown Pollard

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Exploring the Impact of Mississippi Virtual Community College Academy Professional Development for Online Teaching, Terry Woodrow Pollard

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Find the MOST Here: The Academic Success of First-Year African American Students at the University of Mississippi, Earl Presley

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Twin Text In The Secondary Social Studies And English Classroom, Sarah Booth Quong

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Innovation through instructional renovation: an applied research study on building capacity of mathematics teachers in bark county schools’ excel department, LaShonda Quina Ross-Ivory

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Relationship of Expected Family Contribution to Student Success at Belhaven University, Kevin Alexander Russell

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Former African-American Male Football Student-Athletes at Southeastern Conference Institutions and Their Transition From Athletics to Non-Athletic Careers, Deterrian L. Shackelford

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What’S Going On? The Disproportionate Discipline of Upper Elementary Male Students in Little Tiger Elementary School, Amy Katrise Sutton

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Virtually There: A Phenomenological Study of Secondary Students and Their Engagement with Virtual Reality Field Trips, Melissa Sonta Thomas

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Differences in Complete 2 Compete Participant Characteristics: What Can They Tell Us?, Audra Joan Trnovec

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Increasing Teacher Retention: An Applied Research Study on the Effects of Mentoring and Culture in the ABC County School District, Jimmy Holland Weeks

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Increasing teacher retention: an applied research study on the effects of mentoring and culture in the ABC county school district, Jimmy Holland Weeks

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Find the MOST Here: The Academic Success of First-Year African American Students at the University of Mississippi, Alexandria White

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Essays on bubbles, production, and anti-bubble policy, Joseph Sebastian de Souza White

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The Impact of Technology on the Implementation of Formative Assessment Lessons in Eighth Grade Math Classrooms, Lavonda White

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African American students in physical therapy: enhancing diversity, Kimberly Renee Willis

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Leading Learners to Level Up in a High School Mathematics Classroom, Jennifer Carnes Wilson

Theses/Dissertations from 2018

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A Relational Study Of International General Certificate Of Secondary Education (IGCSE) Scores To The American College Test (Act) Scores In A Mississippi Innovative High School, Dane Nicholas Aubé

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African American And First-Generation Students’ Perceptions Of And Experiences With An Academic Cohort, Kim Barnes

Experiences Of Students With Autism Spectrum Disorder In Mississippi Community Colleges, Krystal Michelle Berry

Experiences Of Mississippi Community College Students Who Are Deaf And Hard Of Hearing, Ronda Bryan