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Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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The impact of collaborative professional development between classroom teachers and reading recovery teachers, Tessa Abrahamson

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What Makes a Veteran-Friendly College or University Campus?, Donald W-R Allen

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Formative Assessment of Academic Writing with English Learners in an Algebra Class, Robert J. Anderson

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TEACHING THE CULTURES OF MINNESOTA NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES: REPORTED COMFORT LEVEL OF TEACHERS IN MEETING MINNESOTA ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS STANDARDS, James D. Autio

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Classroom Environment and Effects on Adolescents’ Attitudes and Test Scores in Reading, Kirstin Sue Bailey

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The Impact of Movement on Student Learning and Engagement, Nina Marie Bauernfeind

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The Effects On Reading Comprehension When Using Prompts In Book Clubs, Kelly Jo Bridge

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WHAT INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGIES ARE EFFECTIVE FOR INCREASING VOCABULARY FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS IN A PRESCHOOL CLASSROOM?, Nicole Carter

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What Makes An Effective Bullying Prevention Program In Urban Middle Schools?, Diane Louise Durnick

The Power Of Scaffolding In Early Literacy Skill Development For ELL Preschoolers, Nazli Denise Duru

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Increasing Joy and Motivation Through Experiential Art Curriculum, Rachel Mejdrich Edstrom

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Effects of incorporating multiculturalism in a high school civics classroom for increased student interest and engagement, Alison Beatt Ellertson

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Improving Cultural Competence and ELL writing through Culturally Relevant Digital Storytelling, Julie Robeck Harrell

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Student needs and perceptions of the learning environment according to high school students: A case study, Christina J. Hartje

Two Teachers’ Thoughts And Feelings About Low-Income Students Of Color, Joan Renee Hernandez Lindeman

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Increasing Capacity and Quality of Alternative Break Programs: Moving to a Student Led Model, Margot Southwood Howard

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The Impact of Environmental Education on Environmental Literacy and Motivation in Urban Communities, Amber Huston

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The Effects of Individualized Teacher Meetings on Struggling High School Students, Travis Woulfe MacLeod

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WORLD HISTORY UNIT PLAN THAT NURTURES HABITS OF MIND AND INTEGRATES STRATEGIES PROMOTED BY THE NATIONAL URBAN ALLIANCE, Katherine A. Martin

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Determining the effect of bring your own device on cyberbullying incidents at a high school, Patrick William Maus

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The Effects of the Image-Making within the Writing Process on Kindergarten Writing, Samantha Dee Merrell

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How Digital Formative Assessment Increases Student Achievement and Motivation, Jillian G. Morreim

The use of critical thinking skills, specifically Thinking Maps, in the Middle School Social Studies curriculum, James Micah Nelson

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STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND PROJECT-BASED LEARNING IN THE SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSROOM, Noelle J. Nelson

Developing TPACK: A Study of New Interactive Whiteboard Implementers, Allison Ruth Petersen

Best Practices for Teaching Language Arts in the Dual Immersion Setting, Allison Lee Rendon

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Form and Function Focused Language Activities and Their Effects on Student Writing in a Spanish Immersion Classroom, Brian John Rice

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‘What Do You Do With An Idea?’ Differentiating A Fourth -Grade Reading Curriculum Using Gardner’s Theory Of Multiple Intelligences, Medora Elaine Schou

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How Does Daily Exposure To Vocabulary Through Text Talk Carry Over Into The Speaking And Writing of First Grade Students?, Natalie Lai Shaw

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How Does A Targeted Services Intervention Program Focused On Base-Ten Place Value Development Impacts Growth Of Second Graders In Mathematics, Katherine J. Shelley

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Are Characteristics Of A Professional Learning Community Guiding Student Achievement, Staci Faye Souhan

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VIRTUAL REFERENCE BEST PRACTICES AND THE COLLEGE STUDENT EXPERIENCE, Sara J. Stambaugh

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A DESCRIPTIVE STUDY OF IMPLEMENTING TIERED SYSTEMATIC PHONICS INTERVENTION THROUGH THE COLORADO READ ACT, Geoffrey H. Stokes

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How Student-Led Goal Setting and Self-Monitoring of Progress Impacts SelfEfficacy Among Third Graders at an International School in Eastern Europe, Jessica Rose Stoll

What Are The Perceptions Of The “Flipped Classroom” In A Group Of High Achieving Ninth Graders Enrolled In An Algebra Two Course?, Michael David Wilmes

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Using a Therapeutic Music Curriculum to Improve the Social and Academic Skills of Students with Optic Nerve Hypoplasia/Septo Optic Dysplasia, Kimberly Kay Wooster

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Culturally Responsive Teaching to Support Karen Newcomers, Win World

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The Impact of Reading Fluency Instruction on Reading Fluency, Abdul Wright

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

How Does Rewards-Based Classroom Management Impact Kindergarten Student Behavior?, Andrew James Wilbur Bassani

How do Contract Alternative Schools work to close the Achievement Gap?, Kate Louise Benson

How a medical rounds model could improve standardization of teacher training, Kevin Randall Berdine

What Can Elementary Schools Do to Eliminate and Prevent Cyber Bullying and the Effects of Cyber Bullying in the School Community?, Jessica Marie Bernard

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Assessing Remedial Course Transitional Intervention Effectiveness for First Generation College Students, John Nathan Day

Preparing alternative learners for college and career readiness, Katherine Erin Harmeyer

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The Emotional Effect of Same Sex Grouping, Katherine Barwacz Heidrick

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Journey To Inclusion: A School’s Perspective From Selfcontained ECSE Classrooms To Inclusive Preschool Programs, Allison Marie Hirsch

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Creating Collaborative Parent-Teacher Learning Environments in an English Language Learner Setting, Joseph William Hutchins

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Culturally Responsive Curriculum: Third Grade Dual Language Immersion Fraction Unit, Katherine Elizabeth Jacques

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The Effect of Directed Sensory Motor Activity on Attention and Independent Work Skills of Second Graders, Janene Ruth Johnson

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Complex Social Skills: Tools for Assessment and Progress Monitoring, Samantha Gail Jung

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Why are African American Males Dropping out of High School? A Case Study, Michael Charles Cochies Knight

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Increasing Number Sense at the Preschool Level, Sarah Marie Koenig

Teachers’ and Administrators’ Descriptions on Involvement With Involuntary Transfers, Keren J. Lebron Calderon

How the Flipped Classroom Increases Motivation and Achievement in a Mathematics Classroom, Megan Marie Loahr

How the Identity of Somali-American Youth Impacts Learning, Kelly Jelen Mayberry

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Using Guided Math and Flipped Learning in a Fifth Grade Fractions Unit, Kristin Leigh Moore

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Culturally Responsive Math Curriculum: First Grade Dual Language Immersion Addition Unit, Alia R. Morales Towns

How can incorporating self-advocacy skills improve retention rates and academic success among at-risk first-year students of color in higher education?, Amanda Khongcee Moua

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Using Graphic Organizers, Cooperative Learning, and Written Reflection to Improve Mathematics Problem Solving Skills, Kara Jean Odegaard

Sensory Integration, Karen Leah Olson

The Impact of Eighth Grade Math Placement, Jennifer Lynn Patrek

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How Attachment Style Correlates to Symptoms of Burnout for Direct Care Staff in a Company that Serves People with Developmental and/or Intellectual Disabilities, Shantel Lee Pickar

Effects of Engagement Strategies on Learning in Algebra and Geometry Classrooms, Kristin Mary Radermacher

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What Teaching Approach in an Online English Class is Effective in Improving Guatemalan Business Professionals’ Oral Use of the Language, Erin Raxon

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The integration of play into the first-grade Language Arts curriculum for English language learners, Cheryl Jean Sanderson

How Personal Goal Setting is used as an Effective Tool to Increase Physical Fitness and Activity Levels in the G.O.A.L Curriculum, Molly Schock

How elementary teachers in different countries describe music education and its effects on their students, Marilynn Cheryl Seashore

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How do Mindset Interventions Affect 6th Grade Students' Mindsets, Nadine Louise Uremovich

How Can The Case Study Method Be Used To Develop Non-routine Problem Solving In The High School Biology Classroom?, Jeanette C. Vance

Extracurricular Activities And The Impact Through Students’ Eyes, Robert Richard Wagener

Principal Leadership Styles And Standardized Test Results / Portraiture Of Three Leadership Styles And Their Resulting Academic Outcomes, Donna Lynn Yu

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

How can a high school theatre arts class teach students greater community acceptance and social awareness, Thom Amundsen

Exploring the Brain Gym Program as an Academic Intervention for Elementary Students, Jessica Feigal Borchardt

How Can I Make Algebra More Relevant for My 9th Grade Remedial Algebra Students?, Dave Buck Carlson

How Developing and Implementing a Parental Involvement Program Can Decrease Behavior Issues and Increase Student Academic Achievement, Annetta Carol Carter

Oral language development: using text talk with struggling readers in the first grade classroom, Alicia Maureen Darby

Using Flipped Classrooms To Engage, Individualize and Differentiate Instruction, Kaci Louise Demerchant

Reshelving the Cookbook: Engaging Learners in Science through Student-Driven Inquiry, Jodi Jean Dempsey

The impact of comprehensive musicianship through performance in an eighth grade orchestra, Madeline E. Eicher

How a balanced mathematical approach of whole group and small group settings, with a focus on math talk, better addresses differentiation, Samantha Gaarder

Increasing Group Work Participation in a Foods Laboratory, Marissa Ann Getty

What motivates African-American males to succeed in middle school?, Domonique Dejoan Gilmer

Social Skill Intervention for Students with High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome: A Survey of Special Educator Preparedness, Robyn Renee Glaim

Using research-based vocabulary teaching strategies to improve student achievement in high school geometry, Heather M. Hagen

How creating a sequential and comprehensive recorder curriculum raises the performance level of music students as measured by technical skill, Ryan A. Johnson

Parent preferred components of family assessment tools in early intervention, Sara E. Johnson

Reader’s Workshop Minilessons That Increase Students’ Reading Comprehension, Alissa Jean Knutson

How Special Education Students React to a Flipped-Classroom Teaching Technique in a High School Geometry Course, Emily R. Lewis

Characteristics of Adult Learners and effective staff development to consider when creating and implementing a staff development plan for Title 1 staff, Colleen M. Liegakos

Improving scores on Advanced Placement European History multiple choice tests by using student response systems, Paul Th Lund

Language Immersion Implemented for Success in an Urban Setting, Christina Elizabeth Maynor

Excel Girls’ Group: Creating a Curriculum to Address Self-Worth and Goal Setting with Adolescent Females, Nicole F. McCarty

Real world science: preparing our students for the 21st Century, Margaret A. Nufer

Effects of the Circle of Power and Respect on students' peer relationships and experiences in collaborative groups, Jacqueline P. Peck

How does Madrid’s bilingual program foster cultural competence in its students and how can this be translated into a secondary Spanish classroom in suburban Minnesota?, Megan Maus Radtke

How culturally relevant pedagogy can be utilized to create a peer conference strategy that will foster engagement and motivation for eighth grade students when discussing writing, Nicole P. Ramos

Should grades show students' academic achievements or include other non-academic factors?, Samantha C. Sackett

Creativity and technology: creating an elementary curriculum that uses technology to foster creativity, Randall S. Schlede

Effective Support of Special Education Paraprofessionals to Improve Student Independence and Success, Angela Rose Swanson

Promoting student achievement and engagement using brain-based learning techniques, Erin K. Synan