5. My teachers have told me I
am good at math
Figure 4.14. Comparison between March and May, “My teachers have told me I am good at
math”, Males, Females, Both.
20. Math is just memorizing
Figure 4.29. Comparison between March and May, “Math is just memorizing formulas”, Males,
Males, females and both...
The final learning style surveyed, intrapersonal, showed fewer males with a preference of
working alone. The educator, during her years of teaching, has observed that boys chose to work
alone rather than with other students. After the...
teachers concerning how MyAccess! scores. The same report notes that in response to the
statement, “MyAccess! gives fair and accurate scores” student responses averaged 3.5 on a scale
of 5. Teacher responses were 2.8 (2010).
There has been interesting research regarding AES systems and revision. It is widely
accepted that developing good writers involves revision. In fact, in a 3-year study, covering 3
school district in the state of California, it was found that...
I am deeply grateful for the support and assistance I have received from so many people
during this lengthy undertaking. I believe that it is the culmination of the efforts of many that
have made this thesis a...
unrealistic and negative views on marriage can be seen across all genres of television, from
comedy, to drama, to reality television. Life-long commitment is rarely shown on television and
commitment in marriage is shown as a burden...
characteristics, such as love, loyalty, sensitivity, and trust, were all descriptions of commitment
used by both married couples and those couples who were cohabiting (Pryor & Roberts, 2005).
interviewed a recently married couple and asked several questions relating to commitment.
According to Weigel (2003):
The findings revealed particular events, conditions, and interactions that the couple
themselves said are relevant...
Oliver’s family moved across the country while he was growing up. His dad went to medical
school while him mom stayed home with him and his six siblings. Often his dad had to work
100 hour weeks while he was finishing his training...
by act, being caring, compassionate, learning how to more fully express love, learning
how to more fully identify what she’s going through, and finding out how I can give her
some support that she needs. Just day by day, act by act,...
The origin of the meaning of commitment was another research question that was
investigated during this thesis. Consistent with Weigel et al. (2003), parental example had a
great impact on what the participants believed about...
Another unexpected finding was that planning for the future was a theme found in all of
the interviews with the participants concerning communicating commitment. Participants
communicated their commitment to their spouse by talking...
Discussing with participants in more depth about which example is more impactful would be
beneficial to our understanding of how couples construct commitment.
Future research may include interviewing couples that have...