Professor motoko akiba _____ professor brendan maxcy a single school district in missouri the study was a secondary analysis of data collected subgroup disproportionality in special education in a single district 3 education. Since school violence has become a greater problem, not only in one school in the united states but to many other schools, there is a need to look for pattern in this school incident. An analysis of nfs kickstart installation a study of the basic aspects of scuba diving vicki hearnes article what is wrong with animal rights a review of a study on school violence by motoko akiba an introduction to teleworking and human culture. Index to volume 113 676 american journal of education kurlaender, michal, and john t yun measuring school racial composition and student outcomes in a multiracial society (february, p 213) lewis, theodore, and shih-yu cheng. A penn state study shows a significant link between school violence on a global scale and educational inequality despite keen media attention, outbreaks of mass violence such the columbine high school massacre of 1999 are still comparatively rare a far more pervasive problem is violence in the form of physical assaults, bullying and threats, say researchers david baker and gerald k letendre.
School violence has gained increased attention as well as widespread concern since the early 1970's it was reflected in reports from the us senate judiciary committee and the completion of an american national study of school violence and victimization, violent schools safe schools. Downloaded by: [akiba, motoko] at: 22:09 13 march 2008 a teacher guide which includes information on 156 programs and activities for violence. School mathematics teachers, the third study examined the characteristics of teacher evaluation in determining prp awards and the relationship between prp and improvement in the practice of constructivist instruction in missouri. Motoko akiba, kazuhiko shimizu, and yue-lin zhuang since the 1980s, school bullying physical violence was less common, and only 40 percent of students reported that they experienced hitting or kicking the percentages were similar among ﬁfth and sixth graders.
Motoko katakura (片倉もとこ (素子)) (née niiya, 17 october 1937 - 23 february 2013) was a japanese anthropologist specialized in islamic and multi-culture of desert. My previous study showed that 10 percent of 15-year-olds reported that they often feel as if someone will attach or harm them at school (akiba, 2009) school administrators and teachers need to ensure that school is a safe place to learn. 1 a recent study (akiba et al, 2002) of school violence in 37 nations (of which three could be conventionally classified as ‘developing’) based on timss data views school violence largely in terms of. School violence and peer victimization is a public health and safety issue that is receiving an increasing amount of academic attention due to the pervasiveness that it may have and the high private and social costs associated with it.
School violence is a problem in many nations, and rates of school violence in the united states are not among the highest in the world the authors utilize a section of the timss survey data to (a) explore the amount of school violence among the 37 nations in the study (b) ascertain whether the traditional national-level predictors of crimes and delinquency explain cross-national variation in. This dynamic resource details the philosophy, rationale, and implementation of choice-based authentic art education in elementary and middle schools. Study, akiba and letendre point out instances in which the united states has passed requirements along to school districts without equivalent support for meeting these requirements. Ensuring a safe learning environment for students is a major responsibility of educators and policymakers around the world based on the secondary analyses of the trends in international mathematics and science study (timss) data collected from 33 countries in 1999, the study found that 8th graders who witnessed their friends' violence victimization and who experienced theft victimization were.
This cited by count includes citations to the following articles in scholar motoko akiba florida state university predictors of student fear of school violence: a comparative study of eighth graders in 33 countries m akiba school effectiveness and school improvement 19 (1),. The effectiveness of out-of-school-time strategies in assisting low-achieving students in reading and mathematics: department of education washington, dc prepared by patricia a lauer motoko akiba stephanie b wilkerson helen s apthorp david snow mya martin-glenn october 31, 2003 our study responds to this need through a review and. Student victimization: the impact of educational systems on school violence in 37 nations by tracy mason school violence is an issue of international concern, yet there are no comprehensive studies of the cross-national factors that cause school violence–until now that is. School violence in context drawing on one of the most comprehensive and representative studies of school violence ever conducted, benbenishty and astor explore and differentiate the many manifestations of victimization in schools, providing a new model for understanding school violence in context the authors make striking use of the geopolitical climate of the middle east to model school.
The book examines how the understanding of the global and the local has changed in response to ongoing reconfigurations between the state and society. The study, conducted by motoko akiba, assistant professor of educational leadership and policy analysis at mu, looked at the prevalence of school violence at the eighth grade level in 36 nations. About the authors motoko akiba is an associate professor of education policy in the department of educational leadership & policy studies at florida state. Whilst school violence is a major public concern and a focus of educational reforms both in the usa and south korea, few studies have comparatively examined the rates of school violence and school factors associated with them.
Motoko akiba is an associate professor of education policy in the department of educational leadership & policy studies at florida state university her areas of research expertise are teacher policy and reform, teacher professional development, and comparative education. A comparative perspective on teachers motoko akiba assistant professor educational leadership & policy analysis university of missouri 1 directions for teacher reforms in japan based on a comparative study of the us, australia, and japan (akiba & letendre, 2009) 2 promote school safety by reducing school bullying and violence 5. Supporting literacy in out-of-school time: a review of the literature, released in july 20173 the report identified evidence-based programs and the key ingredients of high-quality ost literacy programs. Motoko akiba, gerald k letendre, david p baker and brian goesling, student victimization: national and school system effects on school violence in 37 nations, american educational research journal, 39, 4, (829), (2002.
A review of a study on school violence by motoko akiba (1640 words, 7 pages) what predicts fear of school violence among us adolescents is an article from the teachers college record, volume 112 this article was written by motoko akiba in 2010.