Academic Success for African-American Students

Academic Success for African-American Students

by Ed D. Bobby Allen
     
 

This mixed-methods study of 157 disadvantaged African-American students and six teachers investigated the effectiveness of an after-school tutoring program in improving students' grades. The reading, English language arts and mathematics grades of student participants were compared using independent t-tests and analysis of variance. The grades of participants were… See more details below

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This mixed-methods study of 157 disadvantaged African-American students and six teachers investigated the effectiveness of an after-school tutoring program in improving students' grades. The reading, English language arts and mathematics grades of student participants were compared using independent t-tests and analysis of variance. The grades of participants were also compared to corresponding grades of non-participants. Results showed significant benefits in all areas. The author asserts that there exists a better way to educate African-American students and assure greater academic success.

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ISBN-13:
9781312060029
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
05/08/2014
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.27(d)

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