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Dissertations and theses in the University Digital Conservancy comprise the official, approved version of these works. The dissertations and theses in the Digital Conservancy are submitted through the Graduate School in accordance with University standards. Works contributed to the Conservancy serve as a permanent University of Minnesota record of graduate student scholarship. Electronic submission of dissertations to the Digital Conservancy date from 2007. Master's Plan A theses date from 2009.

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KOSGEY, ZENNAH (2019-11)
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Hoekstra, Erin (2019-06)
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The Development of Arithmetic Sense and Its Predictive Relationship to Mathematical Achievement

Im, Soo-hyun (2018-11)
Cognitive psychologists and mathematics education researchers have discovered that people employ a range of diverse arithmetic strategies to efficiently (i.e., quickly and accurately) solve arithmetic problems. To date, ...

An Exploratory Study of Stakeholder Perspectives on Quality Priorities for Long-Term Services and Supports for Older Adults

Davila, Heather (2018-11)
Major state and federal initiatives are underway to assess and improve the quality of long-term services and supports (LTSS) received by older adults in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other community-based ...

Complicating International Education: Intersections of Internationalization and Indigenization

Heath, Theresa (2019-11)
Internationalization of higher education is no longer a peripheral strategy for most universities and colleges, now positioned to influence multiple layers of institutions. Intercultural learning as a positive and necessary ...

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