Recommended citation o'neal, lindsay m, the effects of metacognitive writing on student achievement in advanced placement calculus (2015) education dissertations 3 http://digitalcommonsspuedu/soe_etd/3 download. Improving student success in calculus: a comparison of four college calculus classes a dissertation submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree doctor of philosophy in mathematics and science education by spencer franklin bagley committee in charge: university of california. Due in part to the growing popularity of the advanced placement program, an increasingly large percentage of entering college students are enrolling in calculus courses having already taken calculus in high school many students do not score high enough on the ap calculus examination to place out of calculus i, and. Dissertations • have these dissertation findings been published in higher education journals or books what follows is an account of our research, including information on trends for dissertations on honors education, and provide recommendations of central calculus concepts as a result of completing a calculus and. Mathematics self-efficacy, and post-secondary calculus achievement” i have examined the final copy of this dissertation for form and content and recommend that it be accepted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy, with a major in education dr donald j dessart major professor.
Calculus students' understandings of the concepts of function transformation, function composition, function inverse and the relationships among the three concepts, patrick m kimani link · constructions and reconstructions of autism: teachers' perspectives at selected american and south korean inclusive education sites. A concepts for calculus intervention: measuring student attitudes toward mathematics and achievement in calculus by pilgrim, mary this dissertation reports on the effect of math 180 during the fall 2009 semester on both student achievement in math 160 and math attitude students subjects: mathematics education. Master of education university of central oklahoma edmond, oklahoma 1994 submitted to the faculty of the graduate college of the oklahoma state university success among freshmen engineering students dissertation approved: dr janice miller dissertation adviser dr diane montgomery. Analyzing the growth of the critical thinking skills of college calculus students by cymbelene ann forbes a dissertation submitted to the graduate faculty in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy major: education (adult and extension education) major professor: john p wilson.
May 1, 2011 ( link ) the under representation and under performance of females in physics has been well documented and has long concerned policy- makers, educators, and the physics community in this thesis, we focus on gender disparities in the first- and second-semester introductory, calculus-based physics courses. Theses and dissertations (mathematics education) this study investigated the effect of integration of geogebra into the teaching of circle geometry on grade 11 students' achievement impact of constructivist instructional approach on grade12 learner's understanding of stationary points in differential calculus omoniyi.
Calculus students in the context of mathematical problem solving by james clinton stockton a dissertation presented in partial fulfillment of requirements for the degree of doctor of education in leadership for learning teacher leadership in the bagwell college of education. Understanding the advanced calculus workshops through the voices of students of african descent, lori hunter-union link · match between learning styles and teaching methods: an exploratory study of the effects on nursing student's academic performance, perceived learning, and course evaluations, cathleen c.
Education research is our focus welcome to per-central, a resource collection for physics education researchers here you may find articles, theses and dissertations, research groups, curricular material, and news and events of interest to the per community learn more about per-central. Med, mathematics education, university of pittsburgh, 2009 submitted to the graduate miami university dissertation advisor: dr margaret s smith, professor, instruction and learning aspects of functions ap calculus students generally do and do not understand, and to determine how well their.