Student Dissertations
Name Title
Idia Abode The Impact of Student Response System on Third Graders’ Learning, Motivation, and Engagement
Nancy Akhavan The Effects of Coaching on Teacher Efficacy, Individual Academic Optimism and Student Achievement
George Alvarado Factors of High School Dropouts: Success Stories of Former Dropouts Who Earned College Degrees
John Alvarado Encouraging Preadolescent Emotional Intelligence Through Leadership Activity
Cheryl Anderson An Investigation Into the Involvement of California Central Valley High School Students With Disabilities in the IEP Process
Diana Banuelos Community College Implementation of State Policies Related to Developmental Education: A Comparative Case Study of California and Texas
Diane Benefiel Predictors of Success and Failure for ADN Students on the NCLEX-RN
Jothany Blackwood The Influence of Mentoring on Female Administrators and Leaders in California Community Colleges
Devin Blizzard Whose Accountability Is It? Conceptual Metaphor And Affinity For Learning Outcomes Based Accountability: Comparisons Between California Pre K-12 and Higher Education Leaders
Bridget Bousquet-Heyne Admission Criteria as Predictors of Success for Licensed Vocational Nurses Enrolled in Public California Associate's Degree in Nursing Programs
Kimberley Boyer Investigating Differences Among Asian American Youth Participating and Not Participating in Grant-Funded High School After-School Programs
Teneecia Brannon The Effects of Classroom Management Beliefs/Ideologies on Student Academic Success
Amy Brogan Case Study Analysis of Service-Learning Institutionalization and Student Attitudes Towards Service-Learning and Future Civic Engagement
Robyn Castillo Effective Implementation of Professional Development and Student Achievement
Ann-Maura Cervantes The Academic Success of School Choice Within the Public School System: Are There Academic Achievement Differences When Parents Choose Their Child's Public School?
Kimberly Cole Student Conversations: How Diverse Groups of Students Perceive College Culture, Supports, and Challenges in College Education
Shelly Conner Exemplary Practices For Addressing Institutional Effectiveness in Accreditation
Natalie Culver-Dockins An Analysis of the Collaborations Between the California Workforce Investment Boards and the California Community Colleges
Carol Curtis Factors Affecting the Attrition and Retention of Middle School and High School Mathematics Teachers
Robert Darrow A Comparative Study Between Online Charter High Schools and the High Schools in California
Osvaldo De Luna Administrator Development From Transactional to Transformational Leadership Under the Federal and State Accountability Mandates
Ben Drati Closing the Achievement Gap: The Relationship  Between Emotional Intelligence, Race Identity Attitudes, and Academic Achievement With African American Adolescents
Christina Enquist Organizational Environments' Effects on Affective and Cognitive Student Outcomes as Perceived by Students in the Puente Program
Marc Hammack Perceived Leadership Practices of California Elementary Principals in Relation to Leadership Coaching
Taryn Harmon Remedial Policy in the California State University System: An Analysis
Melissa Ireland An Examination of the Relationship Between Teachers’ Perception of the Presence of Professional Learning Community Attributes and Student Achievement
Amber Jacobo Measuring Teacher Effectiveness
Kent Karsevar Fundraising Practices of the University of California, the California State University, and California Private Universities
Sarah Koligian The Effects of Fiscal and Human Capital on Student Achievement
Shannon Lawrence Closing the Achievement Gap: Factors That Promote Academic Resilience in High School Foster Youth
Lisa Leininger Examination of the Physical and Social Environments and Their Effect on Health Promotion Program Participation, Self Initiated Physical Activity and Nutrition Choices Among University Employees
Claudia Lourido-Habib Leadership Skills and Competencies of Latina Community College Presidents
Gary Lowe Correlations Between California Academic Performance Index Scores and College Attendance Rates
JoDee Marcellin Teacher and Principal School Practices as Predictors of Reading Proficiency for All Students and Reading Language Acquisition for English Learners
Mary McCarthy Academic and Nursing Aptitude and the NCLEX-RN in Baccalaureate Programs
Justin Miller The Effect of Leadership for Positive Behavior Intervention and Equity
Christine Montanez An Exploration of Flow Experiences Among California Central Valley High School Instrumental Music Students
Janell Morillo Intrusive Advising: A Proactive Intervention for 2ND- and 3RD-YEAR Hispanic College Students
Alison Mosley Perceptions of California Middle School Teacher Leaders Regarding Preparedness to Execute Functions of Teacher Leader Model Standards
Monica Nolasco Presidents', Chief Financial Officers' and Chief Instructional Officers' Perceptions on the Effectiveness of Strategic Planning in California Community Colleges
Eimear M. O’Farrell The Effects of Participation of School Children as Mediators in Contrast to Non-Mediators in a Mentored Mediation Program as Related to Academic Achievement, Developmental Disposition, and Conflict Orientation
Ronald Oxford Library 2.0 and Information Competency in California Community College Distance Education Programs: A Descriptive Study
Tangee Pinheiro Outcomes of a Summer Institute for Teachers of Students With Autism and Emotional Disturbance
Marla Prochnow On Reaching Proficiency: A Case Study of Outcomes Assessment Success at a California Community College
John Quinto Entitlement Legislation in California: Effectiveness of Cal Grant Program SB 1644
Adrian Ramirez The Impact of the College Assistance Migrant Program on Migrant Student Achievement in the California State University System
Carmen Rodriguez High School Students' Perceptions of Distributive, Procedural, And Interactional Justice: An Exploratory Study of Justice With Correlates of Counterproductive and Withdrawal Behaviors
Klazina Ryken Under the Radar: The Impact of Relatively Young Age for Grade Level on Academic Achievement
Mark Sanchez Effectiveness of Student Support Services Programs at California Community Colleges
Richard Santos The Effects of Participatory Governance on Collaborative Communication Between Administration and Faculty
Tracy Smith Second Grade Teachers’ Literacy Instruction: Linking Beliefs to Practice
Matilda Soria The Impact of Collaboration in After-School Programs on Student Achievement and School Attendance
Klaus-Georg Tenbergen How Course Articulation Agreements Facilitate The Transfer and Completion of a Bachelor's Degree: A Comparison of Native and Transfer Students
Adrian Varanini An Investigation of California Central Valley Schools and Districts Leading Academic Expectations for Students With Disabilities
Tachua Vue Variables of High-Performing Hmong English Learners
Jennifer Watson Can Job Embeddedness Help Predict Novice Teacher Retention?
Jennifer Whyte An Examination of Price Elasticity of Demand for Underrepresented Students in the California State University System
Jesse Wilcoxson Strategic Planning Implementation: A Case Study of a California Community College
Tara Williams Schooling Experiences of Central California Indian People Across Generations
Rosemary Woods University Preparation of Social Justice Leaders for K-12 Schools
Jessica Yergat The Augmented Efficacy OF PBS Implementation