Author: Smrekar, Claire, & Owens, Debra

Title: It’s A Way Of Life For Us: High Mobility and High Achievement in Department of Defense Schools

University Affiliation: Vanderbilt University


Research Question: Analyze the academic performance of students in the DoDEA school system, characterized by high mobility and high diversity/integration.

Published: Yes

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: Journal of Negro Education

Journal Entry: Vol. 71, No. 1, pp. 165-177

Year: 2003


Scholarship Type Journal Article Empirical Research

Keywords: Academic Achievement, African American, Diversity, Hispanics, Outcomes, Reading, Social Mobility, Vocabulary

Regions International

Methodologies: Quantitative

Research Designs: Interviews, Participant observation, Secondary Data

Method of Analysis: Descriptive Statistics

Sampling Frame: DoDEA schools

Sample Types: Nonrandom

Unit of Analysis: School

Data Types: Quantitative-Cross Sectional

Data Description:


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