Middle School College Awareness Research Proposal by hicaliber

Middle School College Awareness
A research proposal that tests the hypothesis that using educational games geared to peak interest in college attendance will have a positive effect on middle school students.
# 94338 | 4,519 words | 44 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on Apr 26, 2007 in Education (Higher) , Education (Theory) , Education (Social Issues) , Education (General)

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This paper presents a research proposal that will test the impact of educational games on middle school students with regard to their attitudes about college. The proposal discusses the problem and reviews current literature that supports the need for such a study. The paper further reviews the methodology that will be utilized for conducting this research.

Statement of the problem
Literature Review
Terms and Definitions
Data Collection

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Wright, Sara, (2001) A Time for Exploration.(career guidance in middle school)Techniques
  • Miller, Matthew (2003) Gateway informs underserved youth about college with 'The Key'. (news).(The Key: An Interactive Guide to Historically Black Colleges and Universities)(Brief Article)T H E Journal (Technological Horizons In Education);
  • Van Eck, Richard (2006) The effect of contextual pedagogical advisement and competition on middle-school students' attitude toward mathematics and mathematics instruction using a computer-based simulation game. Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching
  • ____(2003) Gateway Provides 'The Key': New Guide Helps Underserved Students Apply For College and Research Opportunities; Free CD-ROM Created by Ember Media Opens Doors to Historically Black Colleges and Universities. PR Newswire
  • Aaronsohn, E., Carter, C., & Howell, M. (1995). Preparing monocultural teachers for a multicultural world. Equity & Excellence in Education, 29(1), 5-9.

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APA Format

Middle School College Awareness (2007, April 26) Retrieved March 02, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/research-proposal/middle-school-college-awareness-94338/

MLA Format

"Middle School College Awareness" 26 April 2007. Web. 02 March. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/research-proposal/middle-school-college-awareness-94338/>