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Dissertations from 2011

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The Louisiana alternative Career Diploma as institutionalized cultural capital: high school principals' perceptions of its value, Marcil C. Seals

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The attitudes of African American students towards the study of foreign languages and cultures, Katrina Watterson

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An Historical Study of Teaching Biology to Science-Illiterate Students in Eighteenth-Century France: Instructional Strategies Employed by Madame du Coudray - Royal Midwifery Educator, Trudy Lynn Gammill Witt

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The impact of oral fluency and silent fluency on the comprehension of fourth graders, Julie Adele Wright

Dissertations from 2010

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Analysis of Teacher Efficacy and Perspectives about Literacy Implementation in Selected Elementary Schools, Joy Rene' Abernathy-Dyer

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Cross-race advising relationships: the role of race in advising relationships between Black doctoral student protégés and their White faculty advisors, Marco Javon Barker

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The care plan as an indicator of change in nursing science instruction: a textbook-based analysis, Lindsay Bratton-Mullins

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Reflections on teaching: dwelling in a third space, Sean William Buckreis

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Examining spiritual development in collegiate athletes participating in individual and team sports, Jessica Lauder Clarke

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Principals' perceptions of meeting vision and collaboration standards in alternative schools, Perry DiCarlo

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Exploring the impacts of wiki collaborative technologies within the english writing environment, Valarie D. Dufrene

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An exploration of strategy-based reading instruction using expository science text in grades 2-5, Carol Fetters

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The Theoretical Learning Impact of a Summer Engineering Program Curriculum for Underrepresented Middle School Students, Vaneshette Teshawn Henderson

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White faculty as racial justice allies at a predominantly White institution, Jennifer Kristine Loftin

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Play it loud: hip hop in the language arts classroom, B Cord McKeithen

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A study of technology integration in an all girls' school: the role of attitudes and beliefs of teachers, Patrick Kelvin Saidu

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From the killing fields to a field of hope: the portrait of a teacher's dream, Kathy Ellen Smith

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The state of education in Louisiana: trend analyses of student achievement, student matriculation, and student behavior in the accountability era, Jonathon Anthony Szymanski

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University admissions officers' perceptions of student performance within the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, Emily Trabona Tarver

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Community college success: a multi-site program evaluation of postsecondary career and technical education, Kimberly Tynes

Theses from 2009

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Writers on writing instruction: experiences and advice from professional writers, Sheri Allen

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Deconstructing student perception of incivility in the nursing education triad, Jennifer Wibbenmeyer Beck

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An examination of Louisiana Educational School Improvement Legislation, Policy Decisions, Initiatives, and Fiscal Expenditure from 1997 to 2005, Belinda Marie Cambre

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Do TOPS eligibility requirements predict in-system college retention?, Jason J. Droddy

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Assessing the development of high school chemistry students' conceptual and visual understanding of dimensional analysis via supplemental use of a proprietary interactive software program, Jennifer Tennille Pinder Ellis

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The digital disconnect: uncovering barriers that sustain the phenomena of unplugged teachers in a technological era, Deidra Brown Johnson

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Effects of an audience response system on student learning outcomes in an applied kinesiology course, Katherine Krieg

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The indigenous culture of school mathematics in China and the United States: a comparative study of teachers' understanding of constructivism, Lingqi Meng

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"It takes a lot out of you": ethnography of secondary English teachers' writing pedagogy, Lisa F. Morales

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A study of the relationship of teachers' self-efficacy and the impact of professional learning community as an organizational structure, Dana Elaine Nolan

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Investigating conceptual teaching strategies in a computer based mathematics curriculum: the case of R2R, Haitham Sleiman Solh

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Determining the number of factors in data containing a single outlier: a study of factor analysis of simulated data, Victor Snipes Swaim

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A mixed methods study of factors related to the receipt and retention of TOPS scholarships in Louisiana, Samuel Houston Theriot

Dissertations from 2008

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An investigation into the implementation of the Louisiana Comprehensive Curriculum Reading/English Language Arts in selected first grade classrooms, Mary "Kitty" Taylor Ainsworth

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Disciplinary differences in preferred research methods: a comparison of groups in the Biglan classification scheme, Mark A. Alise

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Teachers' perspectives on the unintended consequences of high stakes testing, David Christopher Charles

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Digital storytelling as a literacy-based intervention for a sixth grade student with Autism Spectrum Disorder: an exploratory case study, Brent A. Daigle

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Teaching presence: a focus on the instructor's role in online collaborative learning, Keisha Smith Dubuclet

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Administrative responses to hurricane-induced mobility, Christopher J. Fontenot

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Academic impropriety: violation of normative teaching behaviors as identified by nursing educators, Melanie Hilburn Green

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A multilevel discrete - time hazard model of retention data in higher education, Christopher W. Guillory

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The effects of cross-age mentoring in an online collaborative environment, Gail Lorraine Johnson

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Speaking the language of integration: a case study of South Boulevard Foreign Language Academic Immersion Magnet, Heather Kathleen Olson Beal

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The GREAT Reading Project (Gifted Readers Enhance Academic Talent): a gifted-on-gifted, cross-age tutoring and mentoring intervention, Douglas Scott Samson

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The principal as technology leader: the skills e-learners consider essential to the creation of a technology-rich school community, Tammy Sue Seneca

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The Fusion Model of Instructional Design: a proposed model for faculty development programs in technology integration, Lori C. Soule

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Multimedia mathematics intervention for math-delayed middle school students, Lisa L. Stokes

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Does the Tuition Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS) promote access to postsecondary education for students from low-income families in Louisiana?, Frederick Thurber

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A structural equation modeling approach to factors that contribute to the impact mymathlab has on commitment and integration of technology, Mitzi (Maritza) Pamela Trahan

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Analysis of Equation and Diagram Construction in Applied Calculus Problem Solving, Ahmed Ibrahim Usman

Dissertations from 2007

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The particulate nature of polyatomic ions: an exploratory study using molecular drawing software, Leodore Mathew, Jr. Amiot

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Balch internet research and analysis tool development case study, Charles V. Balch

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A study examining the impact of scaffolding young children's acquisition of literacy in primary grades, Judith Rollins Burch

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Comparison of middle school student performance on photograph-based multiple-choice items and text-based multiple-choice items on a state science achievement test, Susannah Fowler Craig

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Manhood constructions among engaged African American male collegians: influences, experiences, and contexts, T. Elon Dancy II

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The disciples of light: a way of seeing and the educational transfer of ideas linking spirituality and art among southern painters in the Hensche-Hawthorne tradition, Barbara Naron Faulkner

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Developing/testing a new approach for assessing rapid visual identification of hematological cells using principles of visual cognition: a health science education study, Deborah Elizabeth Fox

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Epistemological congruency in community college classrooms: effects of epistemological beliefs on students experiences, Cheryl Fruge

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Community college students' plant biodiversity learning experience in an introductory biology course: exploring the value added by using a CD-ROM to develop inquiry lessons, Sandra M. Guzman-Rodriguez

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Innovation in teacher education: faculty members' and assessment coordinators' perceptions of electronic assessment systems, Dustin Michael Hebert

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Perceptions of traditional and non-traditional students enrolled in a developmental reading course in a community college setting, Carolyn Elise Hitchens-Smith

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Bridging the academic biotechnology commercialization gap: can the mission of the public research university be preserved?, Anne Rossi Jarrett

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Going with the flow?: the medical school pipeline and advising premedical African American students on predominantly white campuses, Ashley Rachelle Junek

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Using group dynamics and personality characteristics to form learning groups in high school multimedia courses, Kimberly Nichols LaPrairie

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Hope for today and tomorrow: identity construction power, and persistence of community college women who are first in their families to attend college, Crystal Deer Lee

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Higher education desegregation: an analysis of state efforts in systems formerly operating segregated systems of higher education, Edwin H. Litolff, III

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An exploration of the impact of teachers' instructional practices in teaching phonemic awareness to kindergarten and first grade students, Gwendolyn Jackson Longmire

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Use of dendrochronology to promote understanding of environmental change, Cynthia Stager McCormick

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An examination of the expectations and experiences of beginning teachers of the gifted, Kimberly Nicole McGlonn

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Visualizing the menstrual cycle: effects of a redesigned cycle diagram on community college biology students' learning, Francesca Maria Mellieon-Williams

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An exploration of the impact of picture book illustrations on the comprehension skills and vocabulary development of emergent readers, Judy Lavender Nicholas

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Characteristics of four highly-regarded literacy teachers in rural and urban elementary schools, Evan Thomas Ortlieb

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Improving high school physical science students' understanding of the electromagnetic spectrum: a modified diagram approach, James Edward Quebedeaux

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Using time-lapse and stroboscopic photography to enhance student understanding of plant growth, structure, and pollination: an inquiry-based study, Louis John Schultz

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Identifying effective and ineffective schools for accountability purposes: a comparison of four generic types of accountability models, Fen Yu

Dissertations from 2006

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Exploring implicit versus explicit methods of teaching phonemic awareness instruction to kindergarten students, Sue Antoinette Abshire

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Using multivariate logistic regression analysis to predict Black male persistence at a predominately White institution: an approach investigating the relationship between student engagement and presistence, DeWayne K. Bowie

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Site-based technology facilitators: catalysts for achieving teacher technology proficiency in K-12 classrooms, Janet Giandelone Broussard

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Say it loud! I'm Black and I'm proud!: a study of successful Black female students educated in an urban middle school, Menthia P. Clark

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The effects of a multistrategy reading comprehension intervention on the reading skills of university athletes with reading deficits, Gerlinde Grandstaff-Beckers

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The development of global awareness in elementary students through participation in an online cross-cultural project, Allen C. Grant

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Art Informing Science Education: The Potential Contributions of Ornithological Illustration to Ecology Education, Vanessa Hunt

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A delicate dance: autoethnography, curriculum, and the semblance of intimacy, Laura Marshall Jewett

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The effects of mini-conferencing prior to IEP meetings on parental involvement in the IEP process, Beth Ashby Jones

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A day in the PARC: an interactive qualitative analysis of school climate and teacher effectiveness through professional action research collaboratives, Shannon Lasserre-Cortez

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School effectiveness research in China, Shujie Liu

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Entering the academy: exploring the socialization experiences of African American male, Dorian L. McCoy

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The role of technology in the interactions between secondary school library media specialists and teachers, Shirley Benson McDonald

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A mixed methods study of the implications of academic change related managerial decisions on university faculty teaching effectiveness and student success, Kelly Mulkey McFatter

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Understanding an indigenous curriculum in Louisiana through listening to Houma oral histories, Nicholas Anthony Ng-A-Fook

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Leadership for scholarly excellence: a qualitative examination of department chair facilitation methods to promote research productivity in pre-tenure biological sciences faculty, Todd Anthony Pourciau

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A historical examination of the tradition of experience in the teaching of literature in English education, Deborah Davis Reed

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Applying intellectual development theory to college student drinking, Linda Marie Regira

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Rethinking representations of slave life a historical plantation museums: towards a commemorative museum pedagogy, Julia Anne Rose

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Louisiana's Comprehensive Curriculum: an analysis of impact on gifted instruction during its primary implementation year, Cathy J. Singletary

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Reflections on teaching a mathematics education course, Sarah Elizabeth Smitherman

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How principal participation in an online community of practice impacts the professional development experience of middle school teachers, Cynthia Beatty Vavasseur

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Learner-centered e-learning: an exploration of learner-centered practices in online and traditional instruction in higher education, Helen Bourgeois Ware

Dissertations from 2005

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Responsibilities and leadership styles of radiologic technology program directors: implications for leadership development, Laura S. Aaron

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An examination of teacher migration in a large, urban school district, Christine C. Arab