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CI 5750 Teaching Diverse Young Adolescents: Searching in Education Databases

Searching Subject Databases

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  • To search for an exact phrase, use quotation marks  “  “  around the phrase
    •  “achievement gap”
    • “student achievement”
    • “grade point average”
    • “standardized testing”
  • Use OR to search for similar or synonymous words
    • race OR ethnicity
    • adolescent OR teenager

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