The Effect of Animals in the Classroom on Emotionally Disturbed Students
Contributor(s):: Alissa Donnell
Students with emotional disturbances are often the first to drop out of school. Having an effective technique to prevent the high drop out rate in any school will be beneficial to educators and administration. The following research study answers the question "How do emotionally disturbed...
The Influence of Pet Gender and Instructors' Gender on Students' Perception of Comfort and Approachability to Pet-Owning Professors
Contributor(s):: Douglas James Anastasia
College students may psychologically benefit from the presence of a pet dog in a professor's office, while instructors may be perceived as more approachable to their student body simply by having their pet dog present. Research indicates that people are sometimes perceived more positively...
Influence of pet ownership on opinions towards the use of animals in biomedical research
Contributor(s):: Hagelin, J., Johansson, B., Hau, J., Carlsson, H. E.
The present study investigated the relationship between pet ownership and opinions on the use of animals in medical research. A questionnaire was answered by 484 schoolteacher students and 156 preschool teacher students from Uppsala University, Sweden [date not given]. Animal use was found to be...
An investigation of the effects of a facility dog on student learning and the learning environment
Contributor(s):: Bradley, Jordana
Literacy Learning Goes to the Dogs
Contributor(s):: Friesen, Lori
Man's Best Friend as A Reading Facilitator
Contributor(s):: Shaw, Donita Massengill
Profound Encounters: Classroom Animals--More Than Responsible Pet Care
Contributor(s):: Naherniak, Craig
Shifting Paradigms: A New Look at Animals in Classrooms
Contributor(s):: Huddart, Stephen, Naherniak, Craig
What Did You Do with Sophie, Teacher?
Contributor(s):: MacIsaac, Pat, King, Susan
Akron Pupils Engage In Varied Activities
Students' Ideas About Animals: Results from a National Study
Contributor(s):: Barman, Charles R., Barman, Natalie S., Cox, Mary Lou, Newhouse, Kay Bergiund, Goldston, M. Jenice
The future of teaching and research in companion animal biology in departments of animal sciences
Contributor(s):: McNamara, J. P.
Teachers' differential behavior
Contributor(s):: Babad, Elisha
Pets go to college: the influence of pets on students' perceptions of faculty and their offices
Contributor(s):: Wells, M., Perrine, R.
The present study examined the effects of the presence of a pet in a professor's office on college students' perceptions of the office and the professor. Students (n=257) were randomly assigned to view a slide of an office that contained either a dog, a cat, or no animal. Students perceived the...