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Resiliency factors in high school students at risk for academic failure

John Charles Mendoza

Resiliency factors in high school students at risk for academic failure

by John Charles Mendoza

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    Subjects:
  • School failure -- United States -- Case studies,
  • Academic achievement -- United States -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Charles Mendoza.
    GenreCase studies.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 153 p. ;
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16337260M
    OCLC/WorldCa51766003

    Academic Success among Students At-Risk for School Failure. The American Psychological Association, 82 (2), Scheel M Madabhushi S Backhaus A Academic Motivation of At-Risk Students in a Counseling Prevention , M., Madabhushi, S., & Backhaus, A. (). RESILIENCE AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN MINORITY STUDENTS James A. Britton Pages Students can thrive within school programs and sustain their capacity for success despite seemingly overwhelming obstacles. A model of school-based resilience can insulate studentsAuthor: James A Britton.

    A study among urban high school students [16] examined the factors predicting resilience and academic achievement. A 56 item self-reported resilience questionnaire was used to collect data on a sample of high school students. The authors used regression analysis to select factors that best predicted respondents’ resilience and academicCited by: 3. Factors influencing academic failure of university students Yousaf Ali Khan*, Zahoor Ahamad and Sadia Kousar Department of Statistics, University of Gujrat, Pakistan. Accepted 24 July, There was a close link between education and development. Education played a vital role in human capital formation. Academic failure from university was a.

    The need for caring teachers was also a major concern of high school students. According to a study done by Stanford University's Center for Research on the Context of Secondary School Teaching, the number of student references to wanting caring teachers is so great that we believe it speaks to the quiet desperation and loneliness of many. A Study of Perceptions of Achievement Factors for At-Risk Students in Comparison to Honors Students at a Northeast Tennessee High School by Christopher Michael Hampton Student success and motivation are issues that baffle parents and educators. Various factors go a long way in explaining why these educational phenomena : Christopher Michael Hampton.


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Resiliency factors in high school students at risk for academic failure by John Charles Mendoza Download PDF EPUB FB2

At-Risk Students and Resiliency: Factors Contributing to Academic Success JAMES H. McMILLAN and DAISY F. REED T he increasingly high number of at-risk middle and high school students-those in danger of dropping out of school because of academic failure or other prob-lems-is a major concern in education today.

At-risk stu. There is a large volume of literature that discusses the at-risk high school student. This literature tends to focus on the factors that create the at-risk student whether those are environmental factors or perhaps the failure of schools in general that create the at-risk problem in the United States.

Although the causes are important to understand, they are by: 1. This study sought to identify factors that contribute to the academic resilience and achievement among Mexican American high school students. High-and low-achieving students were selectedfrom a.

While it’s best to begin early, high school is still a time that is ripe for building foundational skills like resilience. High school teachers should not be discouraged from incorporating resilience exercises and activities into their lesson plans, as high school students may be one of the groups that need resilience the most.

This site has lots of WYR questions for older students.) Connect with characters. Books are a great jumping-off point for talking about resiliency. For example, Chester’s Way and Sheila Rae, the Brave by Kevin Henkes, novels like Hatchet by Gary Paulsen, and biographies provide a lot to talk about when it comes to resiliency.

What You Can Do. positively impacts the participants’ GPAs. Maintaining good grades in school is a major factor in students staying in school and going to college; therefore, educators should promote fostering resilience for at-risk students, especially for African American males.

Another conclusion was that rural students need more opportunities to Cited by: 2. According to the participants, the most important factors which could affect academic failure of students were in the following way: in family-related factors, % of students mentioned lack of free environments with mutual understanding in the family; in the learner-related factors, % considered motivation factor for educational issues Cited by: 9.

the risk factors associated with particular health conditions to prevent those conditions. Prevention research helps us understand which risk factors can, and should, be reduced to prevent disease, injury, academic failure, and other health and social ills.

It also helps to explain the conditions that can protect children from these risk Size: KB. Students At-Risk of Academic Failure. It is the goal of the board that all students will make adequate progress each year and thereby acquire the skills necessary for secondary education and career success.

Catterall defined school commitment as the tendency of eighth-grade students who expressed doubts about finishing high school to be significantly more positive about graduating by grade Academic resilience is the tendency to achieve at a higher level (measured by grades in English) in 10th grade than in 8th grade.

understand successful high school students in an inner-city school. Two groups of Latino students were identified as being either at low or high risk for dropping out of school; all students shared a similar socioeconomic status, parent-student involvement, and parental supervision.

They found that the low risk students reported strong resiliency. School staff can use the information on risk factors to identify student needs and assess the ability of the school to address those needs. If there is a preponderance of early academic failure among students, for example, then the school staff must recognize this as a school risk factor as well as a possible community risk Size: 63KB.

A review of the literature identifies the protective factors and processes that facilitate academic success among African American (K) students placed at-risk of school failure.

Implications for school counselors and recommendations for facilitating educational resiliency among African American students from low-income households are by: 5. () found were family and peer support, positive ties to school, high levels of teacher feedback, and the students’ sense of belonging to the school.

Downey () commented that there was no doubt that students who reside in adverse life environments that contain several risk factors will be faced with challenges along their route to academic. The purpose of this study is to examine the best methods to build resilience to an at risk high school student.

Studies, addressed in depth in Chapter 2, illustrate that there is a direct link between student lack of resilience and failure rates in school. Lack of resiliency is a common deficiency in at risk high school students.

There are manyFile Size: KB. In the coming weeks, millions of students across the country will return to school. Countless numbers of them will be labeled with such terms as at-risk or high-risk for academic failure or inappropriate behavior.

As educators, we strive to find interventions, strategies, and programs that will help these students be successful. Resiliency can be defined [ ]. Introduction. Recently, high rates of school failure have been followed by grade repetition which has become a distinctive characteristic of many primary school systems even in the developing countries.1 It is estimated that about 8–16% of school-age children repeat a grade in school.2, 3 Moreover, greater numbers of children about 20% are scholastically backward Cited by: The purpose of this study was to identify resiliency factors that led to the academic success of three unaccompanied immigrant students in a Texas high school.

His teaching, research, and writing interests are in the areas of resiliency and organiza­tional change and development. He has been actively engaged in school and community resiliency development efforts in such places as Nelson, New Zealand, Ashland, Oregon; Battle Creek, Michigan; and Shelby County, by: Resiliency In Schools: Making It Happen for Students and Educators.

This presentation (a half-day, full-day, or two-days) covers the emerging concept of moving “children and youth from risk to resiliency,” with an emphasis on what educators can do.

The training also includes information and activities designed to increase educator. without advantages or the right motivators, never make it beyond high school.

However, some students defy the odds and not only get into college but graduate from it. This study focuses on the resiliency of at-risk students who have overcome social and academic factors to successfully earn their undergraduate degrees from four-year institutions.Effects of Social Emotional Learning on Resiliency of Students At Risk.

Student resiliency refers to the ability to succeed in school regardless of unpleasant circumstances, such as poverty or abuse, and can be measured by the degree of presence of the following components: a sense of well-being, motivation, ability to set goals, development of strong relationships or connections.

school – intelligence, height, looks, etc plus stable home life, educated parents, decent housing – these kinds of factors are known to increase the likelihood of academic attainment. At the same time, there are many risk factors which make a child less likely to achieve.