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Language characteristics and academic achievement

a look at Asian and Hispanic eighth graders in NELS:88

by Denise Bradby

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Published by National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, For sale by U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Eighth grade (Education) -- Statistics.,
    • Language and education -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Linguistic minorities -- Education (Secondary) -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Asian Americans -- Education (Secondary) -- Statistics.,
    • Hispanic Americans -- Education (Secondary) -- Statistics.,
    • Education, Bilingual -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Academic achievement -- United States -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDenise Bradby.
      SeriesStatistical analysis report, Statistical analysis report (National Center for Education Statistics)
      ContributionsNational Center for Education Statistics.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC3726 .B73 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1324139M
      ISBN 10016036115X
      LC Control Number92201341
      OCLC/WorldCa25615018

      Vermeulen, C & Bosker, R , Teacher appointment characteristics and pupil achievement. in T Plomp, J Pieters & A Feteris (eds), European Conference on Educational Research: Book of summaries, University of Twente, the Netherlands, June , vol. 1, University of Twente, Enschede, pp. , European Conference on Educational Research Author: Cees Vermeulen, Roel Bosker.   4 Characteristics of Effective Teachers of ELs Posted on 23 April by Judie Haynes The number of English learners (ELs) in U.S. schools has increased 51 % over the past 10 years, and the achievement gap between ELs and general population students has grown : Judie Haynes.


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Oral language Development and its Influence on Literacy Carol McDonald Connor book, books Has a word vocabulary Gives first name, holds up fingers to tell age Child characteristics & development.

Language Literacy Motivation Self-Regulation. Sociocultural Factors. Get this from a library. Language characteristics and academic achievement: a look at Asian and Hispanic eighth graders in NELS [Denise Bradby; National Center for Education Statistics.]. This is a book that will be opened again and again."-- Julie Carlson, Ed.D., Professor Language characteristics and academic achievement book On: “Leading Academic Achievement for English Language Learners will be the catalyst for transforming instruction for the ELL.

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Proficiency in these skills, otherwise known as academic language, is critical for reading comprehension and overall academic success. Across the country, educators and policymakers have begun to acknowledge the importance of academic language, as well.

This study examined the language, achievement, and cognitive characteristics of children, aged 7 to 14 years, consecutively referred to child psychiatric services. Among those children referred solely for psychiatric problems, 40% had a language impairment that had never been by: Understanding academic language is an essential skill for school achievement.

Yet, parents and teachers often overlook the distinctive characteristics and role of academic language and mistakenly equate adequate conversational language abilities with overall language proficiency (Cummins, ).

Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research ;45(6). Janus M, Labonté C, Kirkpatrick R, Davies S, Duku E. The impact of speech and language problems in kindergarten on academic learning and special education status in grade three.

International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology Oakhill JV, Cain K. However, as academic achievement is a broad topic, several textbooks have focused mainly on selected aspects of academic achievement, such as enhancing academic achievement or specific predictors of academic achievement.

A thorough, short, and informative overview of academic achievement is provided in Spinath Cognitive/Academic Language Proficiency (CALP) is the language ability required for academic achievement Language characteristics and academic achievement book a context-reduced environment.

Examples of context-reduced environments include classroom lectures and textbook reading assignments, where there are few environmental cues (facial expressions, gestures) that help students understand the content.

Introducing The SIOP® Model Academic Language and Literacy Effective Language characteristics and academic achievement book Practices for English Learners: The SIOP Model Implementing the SIOP Model Demographic Trends Diverse Characteristics Achievement Gaps School Reform Relationship to Second Language characteristics and academic achievement book Learning Role in Schooling Research on Academic Language and Literacy Content.

students’ academic achievement (Hussain, ; Amitava, ). However, due to the fact that a great deal of the rules and principles guiding cataloguing and classification are based on language rules, the study investigates the Language characteristics and academic achievement book of proficiency in English.

Chief among these is that (1) primary language instruction enhances ELLs' academic achievement, (2) in many important respects ELLs learn in much the same way as non-ELLs, and (3) certain accommodations must be made when ELLs are instructed Language characteristics and academic achievement book English, primarily (although not exclusively) because of the students' language : Claude Goldenberg.

The primary goal of this study was to understand whether and how fathers' and mothers' language input during a shared book activity in the home just before kindergarten entry was related to children's academic achievement at the end of the kindergarten year.

Two specific research questions were examined after controlling for by: Elizabeth Brooke, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Chief Learning Officer, Lexia Learning and Rosetta Stone. Unlike mathematics or science, reading is the only academic area in which we expect children to arrive as kindergarteners with a basic skill level.

Research has shown that oral language—the foundations of which are developed by age four—has a. culture of academic achievement is to foster conditions that support ongoing learning (G.T. Bellamy, Fulmer, Murphy & Muth, ). Strengthen a Culture of Academic Achievement for English Language Learners Let’s consider some conditions that promote learning.

student characteristics such as student's conduct in the school, race, classroom conduct, and social class “were related to teacher expectancies” (Dusek and Joseph, ).

Finally, students’ test scores, and/or previous academic achievement can be influential in teachers’ expectancies.

Rivers () quoted in (Dusek and Joseph,File Size: KB. Dual language learners a represent an important asset for our nation’s future, since those who have fluency in more than one language have access to a broader, and generally higher-paid, set of job opportunities.

1 Moreover, children who are bilingual reap benefits in multiple developmental areas: cognitive, social, and emotional. 2 However. This is a review of the recent literature on student characteristics and their predictive potential for academic achievement. Results are not optimistic, often contradictory, and on the whole account for little variance beyond that accounted for by tests of intellectual ability.

Researchers often use different performance criteria and so results are not by: This paper examines the relationships among these three constructs — school context, student attitudes and behavior, and achievement — using longitudinal data from a large-scale high school reform effort.

The analysis is exploratory in nature, in that it tests one particular hy-pothesis about the relationships among these constructs. reported tremendous academic failures among students and some have tried to find the reasons behind the alarming rate of failures.

Thus, the problem of un-der-achievement of students’ at school has a long history in educational psy-chological research. Consequently, improving student academic achievementCited by: 2. Academic Achievement of Deaf Students 47 cators of academic achievement, it is unclear whether test quality, assessment prac- tices, and student performance will improve in time to prevent serious.

This is a book that will be opened again and again."-- Julie Carlson, Ed.D., Professor Published On: “Leading Academic Achievement for English Language Learners will be the catalyst for transforming instruction for the ELL.

It stresses the importance of the principal as instructional leader in the education of ELLs.”Cited by: 4. The fundamental principles underlying the "No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of " focus on high standards of learning and instruction with the goal of increasing academic achievement--reading and math in particular--within all identified subgroups in the K population.

One of these subgroups is the growing population of English Language Learners (ELLs).Cited by: 4. The Handbook of Academic Learning provides a comprehensive resource for educational and cognitive psychologists, as well as educators themselves, on the mechanisms and processes of academic learning.

Beginning with general themes that cross subject and age level, the book discusses what motivates students to learn and how knowledge can be made. (Cummins, J. ) Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency: The aspects of language linked to literacy and academic achievement.

These skills usually take five to seven years to fully develop in Second language learners. schools. A careful examination of the unique characteristics of English language learners helps teachers understand how language, culture, and prior experiences shape the identities of these diverse students.

Table identifies the factors that must be taken into account in the instruction and assessment of English language learners. The achievement gap is a language gap—and you can bridge it.

Mastering academic language is the "make or break" skill for school success. This much-needed book shows how teachers can scaffold instruction for students who struggle to learn, speakers of non-standard English, and English learners, helping students from all backgrounds to thrive in school.

The Language of Achievement is a very simple process -- you achieve by simply doing the right things consistently over a sustained period of time -- but most people are not achi8eving.

They are not To reach the coveted next level, you must accomplish new goals, develop new skills, acquire new confidence, and reach for new levels of awareness/5. Academic language includes (a) words that occur frequently and uniformly across a wide range of academic material (e.g., title, chapter, paragraph), (b) words whose meanings change in different content areas (e.g., form, process), (c) words that appear in specific contexts (e.g., mean, median, mode), and (d) words that are important to understand connected text (e.g., adjectives, prepositions.

The implications for limited English language proficiency and academic achievement are many. High school drop out rates are a primary concern. Lower academic achievement and socioeconomic status are consistently linked to dropping out of school (Adams, et al., ).

When first language instructional support cannot be provided, the following program characteristics can make a significant difference in academic achievement for English language learners entering U.S. schools at the secondary level: Second language taught through academic content. National studies of academic achievement and local studies that focus on vocabulary proficiency typically use a more elaborated conceptualization and measurement of language use (including measures of language spoken with different family members and school peers) than the PISA studies that include a dichotomous home language by: 6.

student achievement in public schools must improve for all including diverse Characteristics of Second Language Acquisition, It is beyond the scope of this book nor its purpose to provide detailed discussion about the development of a second language andFile Size: KB.

Distance Learning in Kenyan Universities: The Relationship between Learners' Characteristics and Academic Performance: /ch Anchored on the premises that Distance Learning (DL) is fundamentally learner centered (LC), and that Cited by: 1.

Student characteristics include variables such as age, ability, and level of prior knowledge. Materials vary from simple concepts to mathematical problems to complicated science texts.

Criterion tasks include different outcome measures that are relevant to student achievement, such as those tapping memory, problem solving, and Size: 1MB. The Academic Achievement of English Language Learners: DATA FOR THE U.S.

AND EACH OF THE STATES Research Brief The achievement gap between ELL and non-ELL students—about 40 percentage points in both fourth-grade reading and eighth-grade math—has been essentially unchanged from to File Size: KB. Get this from a library.

The impact of teacher absenteeism and teacher characteristics on third through eighth grade achievement in language arts and mathematics. [Florence O Cocroft; Mississippi State University,; Mississippi State University. Department of Leadership and Foundations,] -- This study examined the relationship between teacher absenteeism and teacher characteristics on third.

Slide EXAMPLE – Academic Achievement, Functional Performance & Learning Characteristics. These next two slides provide examples of how the academic achievement, functional performance and learning characteristics of a student can be documented in an IEP.

These examples, in both narrative and bulleted formats, are used to demonstrate how. with academic achievement and pdf relation with personality traits Openness, Conscientiousness with academic achievement of university students. Conscientiousness and Openness appears to facilitate a variety of effective learning strategies and may be especially useful traits for attaining high levels of academic Size: KB.Academic performance or "academic achievement" is the extent to which a student, teacher or institution has attained their short or long-term educational goals.

Completion of educational benchmarks such as secondary school diplomas and bachelor's degrees represent academic achievement.Teacher Characteristics and Student Achievement: Evidence from Teach Ebook America Will Dobbie measures of academic success.

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