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Containing attrition in school-based research

Phyllis L. Ellickson

Containing attrition in school-based research

an innovative approach

by Phyllis L. Ellickson

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Published by Rand Corporation in Santa Monica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Student mobility -- United States -- Research.,
  • Students, Transfer of -- United States -- Research.,
  • Junior high school students -- United States -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhyllis L. Ellickson, Domenica Bianca, Diane C. Schoeff.
    SeriesRand note -- N-2899-CHF
    ContributionsBianca, Domenica., Schoeff, Diane C., Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16581838M

    attrition definition: 1. gradually making something weaker and destroying it, especially the strength or confidence of an. Learn more. Which of the following is NOT a method researchers used to identify or correct for attrition? a. Drop the original/pretest scores of participants who left the study b. Not allow participants to leave a study once it has started c. Determine whether those who dropped out of the study had a different pattern of scores than those who stayed in the. Context and Attrition. By Dr. Barbara E. Lovitts, Senior Research Analyst, American Institutes for Research. Despite increased attention to doctoral student retention, graduate schools have faced persistently high attrition rates. However, research on beginning teacher commitment and attrition has rarely focused on directly comparing the experiences of general education and special education teachers, making it difficult to isolate findings related specifically to teaching special education.

    Despite much research (see, for example, Ingersoll & Strong, ) on the factors that influence new-teacher retention, attrition rates continue to be frighteningly high. Looking at the annual attrition rates for new teachers in the last two decades, it is hard not to conclude that we .


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Containing attrition in school-based research by Phyllis L. Ellickson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Overall, the tracking effort cut nonresponse attributable to between-school mobility by two-thirds and reduced the attrition rate by one-half. The new-school strategy, which was a particularly effective technique for finding student transferees, accounted for Cited by: Containing Attrition in School-Based Research: An Innovative Approach Author: Phyllis L.

Ellickson Subject: Describes a successful approach for tracking a highly mobile group of junior high school transferees and thereby minimizing attrition in a longitudinal study of adolescent behavior. Created Date: 5/6/ PM. Overall, the tracking effort cut nonresponse attributable to between-school mobility by two-thirds and reduced the attrition rate by one-half.

The new-school strategy, which was a particularly effective technique for finding student transferees, accounted for a significant proportion of that by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ellickson, Phyllis L., Containing attrition in school-based research.

Santa Monica: Rand Corporation, []. An approach for tracking a mobile group of 1, junior high school transfers and minimizing attrition in a longitudinal study of adolescent behavior was studied. Students were tracked through the home or directly through the new school.

The new school strategy was Cited by: Minimizing participant attrition in panel studies through the use of effective retention and tracking strategies: Containing attrition in school-based research: an innovative approach. Evaluation Review, 12, Engstr, A., Adamsson, C., Allebeck, P., & Rydberg, U.

Mortality in patients with substance abuse: a follow-up in Cited by: For this reason, Hansen et al. () recommended that reports of attrition in longitudinal prevention research should be standardised and mandated by the research community. Detailed descriptions of fieldwork methods used in follow-up studies are often truncated in peer-review articles that present research by: Abstract.

Three areas of school-based health promotion and disease prevention will be described in this chapter, including school-based intervention research, comprehensive school health programs, and school-based health by: This idea is best known as regression hypothesis, first published by Roman Jakobson in and referencing to pathological language loss (Jakobson ).

However, the hypothesis has been tested for other types of language regression such as non-pathological language attrition.

Teacher Retention and Attrition: A Review of the Literature. The teaching profession and the essential roles teachers play in building the human capital base of any nation cannot be underestimated.

These essential roles are central to basic education, most especially in Containing attrition in school-based research book nations. The Scheerens and Bosker ranking was the first of its kind and significantly increased our understanding of the school-level factors associated with enhanced academic achievement.

The final review of the research that forms the basis of the five school-level factors presented in this book is one I conducted (Marzano, a). Part II is comprised of group studies examining attrition in societal bilingualism or in groups of bilingual individuals.

Part III contains individual case studies of bilingual children and adults. The research reported investigates first language attrition in a variety of linguistic areas such as syntax, morphology.

reduce attrition in longitudinal surveys. There are several reasons why it is important to study efficient ways of reducing panel attrition. First is the need to maintain the sample size for analysis, including relatively small subgroups of the population.

Second, panel attrition can be a source of non response. Attrition is a scourge in all kinds of studies, but the sting is felt most acutely by those who set up RCTs, because of the threat of bias in an otherwise clean design.

In field experiments with survey or biomarker data collection. A Study on causes & Control Techniques for Attrition Rate in Indian Industry 1Shashikala S, Assistant Professor 2Sushma Ravindra, Assistant Professor, Department of MBA & Research Centre East West Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India Abstract In today’s scenario, Attrition is one of the major problems companies are facing & this is not.

Research on Retention and Attrition / J. Paul Grayson and Kyle Grayson Includes bibliographical references. ISSN Millennium Research Series (Online) Cover Design: Interpôles Layout Design: Charlton + Company Design Group The opinions expressed in this research document are those of the authors and do not representFile Size: KB.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Research paper IJBARR ISSN No. – X 55 International Journal of Business and Administration Research Review. Vol.I, Issue No.3, Jan-March A STUDY ON ATTRITION – TURNOVER INTENTIONS IN RETAIL INDUSTRY S.

Batty Dorance JeenFile Size: KB. made the companies to take up research studies based on their employees, especially to identify the factors of attrition. This research helps to know about the employees' attitude towards the company and the work, also highlighting various other direct and indirect effects of attrition on production, cost, discipline and efficiency in the Size: KB.

The goal of this paper is estimate the extent to which there is differential attrition based on teachers' value-added to student achievement. Using data for New York City schools fromwe find that first-year teachers whom we identify as less effective at improving student test scores have higher attrition rates than do more effective.

Objectives: This review aims to (a) identify correlates of youth sport attrition, (b) frame correlates within a multilevel model of youth sport participation (i.e., biological, intra-personal. Employee Attrition: Conceptually, the term employee/labor turnover underwent a change during the last quarter of the 20th century.

It was rechristened as employee attrition. The Webster’s Dictionary defines the term attrition as “the process or state of being gradually worn down”.File Size: KB. of attrition ates of retention and attrition often reect the broader economic contet the specic student cohort that a university attracts, and the courses and services it offers.

To date, VU has undertaken very little comprehensive research into attrition patterns, with Cao and Gabb’s report () being the notable exception. The trial exceeded its required sample size through the use of multiple recruitment strategies.

All children’s centres remained in the study, despite increased reorganisation. Parent retention was 68% at 12 months, ranging from 65% to 70% across trial arms and from 62% to 74% across trial Cited by: Whether attrition is a problem depends on a given situation, so that no "standard appropriate attrition rate" can be advised.

The panel wishes to suggest ways to help contain attrition. In Chapter 4, the panel mentioned two ways: confidentiality guarantees and some form of compensation to respondents. We further discuss these and other Author: Susan L. Coyle, Robert F. Boruch, Charles F.

Turner. The overall and differential attrition rates, plotted in Figures 4 and 5, are associated with colors that indicate potential bias.1 The green area has low attrition and low expected bias; the red area has high attrition and high expected bias.

In Figure 3 above, the combination of 15% overall and 10% differential attrition would place thisFile Size: KB. (). Identifying attrition risk based on the first year experience. Higher Education Research & Development: Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. Cited by: 6. The Institutional Costs of Student Attrition | 1 oveRvIeW AND oBJeCTIveS one-third of students who enter postsecondary education expecting to earn a degree leave without one.

A few leave better off than they started, well employed and content with their accomplishment. But for many. Start studying Research Methods Ch.

Quiz. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. A meta-analysis of substance abuse prevention studies revealed that the mean proportion of subjects retained dropped from % at 3-month to % at 3-year follow-ups.

Time from pretest alone acc Cited by:   Decades of research have shown that teachers are the single most important school-based factor in student research base on teacher attrition continues to grow as teacher turnover. From the secretary to the faculty member to the administrator, everyone is responsible for serving your parents with excellence.

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Longitudinal studies are important in public health research for identifying risk factors related to negative health outcomes. However, a major concern in such studies is that the longer the follow-up period, the higher the chances are for drop-out [].Attrition rates from 30 to 70% are often reported [2–7].Thus, it is important to study the effect of attrition on the generalizability of Cited by: quality teachers, including North Anderson High School, a high-poverty, Title I school.

Based on the annual school report cards froman average of 30% of teachers have not returned to the school. The purpose of this research was to investigate teacher attrition at NorthAuthor: Colleen Elizabeth Knauer. This study investigated likely sources of student attrition from an urban university, using the University of Nebraska at Omaha as a case study.

Research participants, N=, were selected through random sampling. Reasons for attrition were investigated under Author: Zachary Christo, A. Olu Oyinlade. Teacher attrition is a significant problem nationally and a special challenge for school-based agriculture education programs.

The purpose of this study was to investigate contributing variables associated with former Illinois school-based agriculture teachers and their decision to leave the profession. David and I wrote this book for managers wanting evidence-based strategies for managing employee turnover and for students who want to learn more about what managers and HR can do to improve employee retention efforts.

The book debuted in October of and we've been selling around copies, or so, per month. Thank you for your support/5. of the hour is to retain employees who urge for continuous improvement. The research paper aims at studying the overview of attrition rate in India and factors responsible for enhancing the attrition rate in Indian companies.

The research is bases on secondary. Attrition warfare is a military strategy consisting of belligerent attempts to win a war by wearing down the enemy to the point of collapse through continuous losses in personnel and war will usually be won by the side with greater such resources.

The word attrition comes from the Latin root atterere to rub against, similar to the "grinding down" of the opponent's forces in. uses the resources above to guide us in determining if a piece of work contains plagiarized material. The types of plagiarism as outlined by serve as a starting point.

Instances where a sentence or two are copied every so often are lazy, but not necessarily plagiarism. Explores reasons for teacher attrition through surveys and inteviews of present and former high-school teachers. How To Organize for School-Based Management, by John Prasch (Association for.

9 amazing employee retention strategies to reduce attrition rate. By administrator Decem No Comments. Employee retention. Speaking about employee retention strategies, if your organization does not have one yet, you are not alone.

“ A History of Modern Wars of Attrition is an excellent book, largely because it gives attrition its due time in the sun. Attrition is usually thought of as evil twin of maneuver warfare;most references to attrition operations paint them as the first choice Cited by: 9.