This book provides a brief, easy-to-read guide to implementing hierarchical linear modeling using three leading software platforms, followed by a set of original how-to applications articles following a standardard instructional format. The qguideq portion consists of five chapters by the editor, providing an overview of HLM, discussion of methodological assumptions, and parallel worked model examples in SPSS, SAS, and HLM software. The qapplicationsq portion consists of ten contributions in which authors provide step by step presentations of how HLM is implemented and reported for introductory to intermediate applications.Across the 10 Intervention Group 2 classrooms, there was a total of 172 students (48% female), with an average of 17.2 ... prior to participation in the program using multiple criteria, including the NNAT (Harcourt Brace Education Measurement, 1997) ... Children in each classroom in each group were tested on mathematics ability in third, fourth, and fifth grade. ... from National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) and Trends in International Mathematics Science Study (TIMSS).

Title | : | Hierarchical Linear Modeling |

Author | : | G. David Garson |

Publisher | : | SAGE Publications - 2012-04-10 |

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