week for board and room. Ann's husband, Robert S. (Bert) Gardner, was a hoarder at their house and this is how they met. The girls helped with all the housework including washing, ironing, and sewing. Everything was made by hand because, in those...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
The pioneer settlement of Coalville was first called Chalk Creek, after a stream that watered the area, but when coal was discovered on the townsite the name was changed. John grew up on stories passed down...
From Campus to Courtroom Indian-made articles (which later became very valuable), and visited with any Indians who would talk to us. We had a great time. The roads were hazardous, hence vely few travelers, but we were undaunted. As we left Window...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
(Note: three more grandchildren were added to the seventeen after this day) John composed a poem to use in his funeral sermon for George R. Hill, under whom he had served on the Sunday School General Board....
Advocate for Indians
The following is an account written by Allen H. Tibbals of the preparation and trial of this case.
HEALING vs. JONES
The case was the culmination of over a century of constant conflict between the Hopi and the Navajo...
Three Score und Ten in Retrospect
Conferring of the degree of Juris Doctor carries with it no omnipotent power. Beyond the hills of justice lies a royal purple range of mercy borne of the upheavals in man's weaknesses and imperfections, but...
Support from the
C. Charles Jackson Foundation
has made this publication possible
and contributed to the projects showcased on these pages.
Considerable appreciation is due to
Dr. Bruce H. Jackson
brucehjackson@ gma il.com
Like the ancient people who found joy
and satisfaction in gathering together their
valuable jewels and relics, we too have
found similar pleasure in gathering to-gether
these valuable possessions of the
Branch Agricultural College.
That this, our...
students’ investment in school learning appears to increase” (Haneda, 2006, p. 343). ELLs can
then feel safe to learn in this type of school environment as it allows them become active readers
and writers when exposed to new texts.
It is not...
Questionnaires, language arts scores from end-of-level CRTs, UALPA scores, free and
reduced lunch data (Title I), and ethnographic case studies were used to examine the connections
between home-literacy environments and literacy...
the questionnaires truthfully; therefore, a more comprehensive study that included follow-up
qualitative measures was needed in order to balance the data. Lastly, conducting a home visit, a
qualitative approach, created a window into the lives...
century students experience literacy, especially linguistically diverse students from low-SES
households. Nearly every parent marked they had a home computer with access to the Internet,
and more than half the students marked that they used...
In future research on issues addressed in the present study, it would be valuable to
examine the relationships among such variables as low literacy scores, the mobility of students,
and poverty levels. Also, the degree to which English is spoken...
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needed for two to three years. The mission provides a period of time for these young men to assess their commitment to the work and to focus on giving back to their community. In the process, these young men learn valuable...
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family’s income. These decisions are agreed upon by the husband and wives based on each person’s preference and the needs of the family.
“Home mothers” divide the responsibilities and further delegate duties to the...
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is difficult for them to unite with one voice. Because traditionally studied co-cultures maintain close contact with the dominant group, it can be difficult to understand how the mainstream communication structure does not...
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largely remained unstudied. The emergence of this culture allows for a greater understanding of the beliefs, norms, and lifestyle of a unique and interesting culture.
Consistent with all participant observation studies where...
Math can pose problems for students, teachers, and parents alike. This project
examines peer-revised research to determine common characteristics of successful and
not so successful math students, teachers, and home...
considered valid and accurate, the researcher needed the honest input of parents regarding
their students and the homework process inside their home.
The study participants involved in this project were sixth grade students assigned