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Cooper, Jewell

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A case study of the impact of social work education on a diverse group of adult learners working in a grassroots, community-based family support agency 2009 2080 The purpose of the study was to amplify voices of participants' understanding of the empowerment process as they experienced it in the Social Work Paraprofessional Education Program situated in a grassroots community-based family services agency. The...
Factors affecting nontraditional African American students' participation in online world literature classes 2010 2667 The purpose of this qualitative study was to examine how communication preferences, learning preferences, and perceptions about online learning affect nontraditional African American students' participation in online world literature courses at a his...
"You've got to want to do!": an examination of the construction of academic identity among high-achieving African American high school adolescents 2012 241 The purpose of this qualitative study was to examine how eight high-achieving African American high school adolescents who participated in an early college academy program at a historically Black high school constructed their academic identity. Using...
DREAMing of science: undocumented Latin@s' testimonios across the borderlands of high school science 2013 572 This qualitative study uncovers the voices of five Latin@ students who are high-"achieving" and undocumented and have strong aspirations in science, in a Southern, Title I high school. Through critical race methodology and these students' testimonios...