Educational Research Quarterly

Educational Research Quarterly is a magazine focusing on Education

Articles from Vol. 26, No. 4, June

A Longitudinal Analysis of the Achievement Gap between African Americans and European American Students in the Norfolk Public Schools District 1996
African American students score lower than European Americans on standardized measures of achievement (Trent, 1998, Jencks and Phillips, 1998). According to Jencks and Phillips (1998), this gap between the two groups begins before children enter kindergarten...
Causes of Inequalities in Educational Development among Nationalities in Nigeria
Inequality in educational development in pluralist societies has often been attributed to the differences in political interests and will. It is the view of this paper that political factor alone may not be responsible for the levels of disparities in...
Educational Consortium CEOs: Their Backgrounds and Career Ladders
The purpose of the study was to determine the backgrounds and career ladders of educational consortia chief executive officers (CEOs). Data were gathered from the executives using a mailed survey. One-hundred responded for a 75% response rate. Seventy-three...
Effect of Think Alouds on Literal and Higher-Order Reading Comprehension
This study examines the effect of training in think alouds on literal and higher-order reading comprehension. Thirty-two (n = 32) eighth grade students of English as a foreign language (EFL) participated in the study. The participants were randomly assigned...