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  • Authors: 
    Renu Singh; Protap Mukherjee;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    AbstractThis mixed methods study draws upon Young Lives India longitudinal data to analyse whether children who attended private preschools demonstrate higher cognitive skills and enhanced subjecti...

  • Closed Access
    Authors: 
    Paul J. Frontera; Erick J. Rodriguez-Seda;
    Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

    Contribution: This article presents a project-based learning (PBL) activity for use in the instruction of network attacks on cyber–physical systems. Student learning is analyzed to determine the project’s contribution to learning outcome attainment. Background: The lite...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Matthew Kearney; Damian Maher; Lien Pham;
    Publisher: ASCILITE
    Country: Australia

    This study investigates how final year pre-service teachers (PSTs) from several countries use social media to support their online professional learning network (PLN) activities. Adopting a mixed-methods approach, it uses a global survey and interview methods to generat...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Prieto, Luis P.; Rodríguez-Triana, María Jesús; Martínez-Maldonado, Roberto; Dimitriadis, Yannis; Gašević, Dragan;
    Publisher: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education
    Countries: Spain, Switzerland, Australia
    Project: EC | CEITER (669074), EC | Next-Lab (731685)

    Despite the recent surge of interest in learning analytics (LA), their adoption in everyday classroom practice is still slow. Knowledge gaps and lack of inter-stakeholder communication (particularly with educational practitioners) have been posited as critical factors f...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Chance, Shannon M.; Williams, Bill; Goldfinch, Tom; Adams, Robin S.; Fleming, Lorraine N.;
    Project: EC | DesignEng (747069)

    This Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Education focuses on using enquiry-based design projects to spur engineering students’ development, so as to increase understanding and application of the relevant theories, foster higher rates of student development and ac...

  • Authors: 
    Canglong Wang;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    This article explores the conceptualization of cosmopolitan citizen and the relevant teaching practice in the emerging Confucian classical education in contemporary China. It addresses two aspects....

  • Authors: 
    Moritz, Julia; Meyerhoff, Hauke S.; Schwan, Stephan;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)

    Previous research has demonstrated that cognitive offloading (i.e., externalizing mental processes) is useful for immediate problem solving. However, long-term effects of cognitive offloading on subsequent problem solving without offloading are remarkably understudied. ...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Budiyanto; Kieron Sheehy; Helen Kaye; Khofidotur Rofiah;
    Publisher: Athens Institute for Education and Research

    There is a large number of children with autism who need to be taught within the Indonesian education system. A significant influence on how their needs are perceived are the epistemological and cultural beliefs of teachers. This research is the first to examine these i...

  • Authors: 
    Yi Ding; Dake Zhang; Ru-De Liu; Jia Wang; Le Xu;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    The aim of this research was to examine the role of working memory in moderating the effects of automaticity on mental addition in 40 Chinese third-graders from the perspectives of task characteris...

  • Authors: 
    McDermott, Elana R.; Donlan, Alice E.; Zaff, Jonathan F.;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    Self-control and persistence may predict employment outcomes among individuals who have no credential, a General Educational Development (GED) credential, or a high school diploma. However, less is...

  • Authors: 
    Kuang, Xiaoxue; Kennedy, Kerry;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    Protest is a common, if somewhat contested, form of political engagement. Little is known, however, about the decision to participate in illegal protest as a form of civic engagement. Using data fr...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Tim Herrick;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited
    Country: United Kingdom

    This book intends not just to inform new readers about Freire’s work and life – it also hopes to fire them up into the kind of theoretically-informed social action that was a hallmark of his long c...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Lazarides, Rebecca; Dicke, Anna-Lena; Rubach, Charlott; Eccles, Jacquelynne S.;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)

    Reports an error in "Profiles of motivational beliefs in math: Exploring their development, relations to student-perceived classroom characteristics, and impact on future career aspirations and choices" by Rebecca Lazarides, Anna-Lena Dicke, Charlott Rubach and Jacquely...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Farley, Amy N.;
    Publisher: Education Policy Analysis Archives

    Political scientists have long studied the use of direct democratic ballot initiatives—proposed directly by citizens and put before a statewide vote—as currently allowed in 24 U.S. states. Despite the application of ballot initiatives to legislate education policy, howe...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Nami, Fatemeh;
    Publisher: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

    The popularity and use of smartphone apps for language learning have significantly grown in Iran over the past years. Despite this growth, empirical data on students’ choice of such apps, their perception towards them, and the impact of external factors on their attitud...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Jensen, Bryant; LeBaron Wallace, Tanner; Steinberg, Matthew P.; Gabriel, Rachael E.; Dietiker, Leslie; Davis, Dennis S.; Kelcey, Benjamin; Covay Minor, Elizabeth; Halpin, Peter; Rui, Ning;
    Publisher: Arizona State University

    Researchers and policymakers in the US and beyond increasingly seek to identify teaching qualities that are associated with academic achievement gains for K-12 students through effectiveness studies. Yet teaching quality varies with academic content and social contexts,...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Núria Reguart-Segarra;
    Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
    Country: Spain

    AbstractThe history of indigenous peoples from across the globe is marked by constant aggression, persecution and conflict. In these times, they are being obliged to confront the consequences of economic interests in their ancestral lands and natural resources, which of...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Majken Jul Sørensen;
    Publisher: Karlstads universitet
    Country: Sweden

    When people feel they have to run faster and faster just to keep up, it is a personal experience of the acceleration that characterises late modern society. In reaction, some people attempt to escape “the rat race” by aiming to live self-sufficiently in the countryside....

  • Closed Access
    Authors: 
    Sabine Glock; Hannah Kleen; Stefanie Morgenroth;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited
    Country: Germany

    AbstractWe investigated the effects of stereotypical expectations regarding cultural diversity on teachers’ feelings of burnout, stress, and self-efficacy beliefs. With an experimental design, we c...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Andrea Arce-Trigatti; Ashlee B. Anderson;
    Publisher: Arizona State University

    With this paper we explore the practical materialization of select diversity policies in the United States via an analysis of their implementation at different institutional levels. Specifically, using a cultural studies framework that is guided by Stuart Hall’s (1993) ...

  • Authors: 
    Yeji Kim;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    This study explored the positionalities of migrant social studies teachers in New York City and how those positionalities inform their perceptions and pedagogical practices of citizenship education...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Ethan Chang; Jill Koyama; Julie Kasper;
    Publisher: Arizona State University

    This study investigates the intersections of policy, affect, and the lives of migrant youth. We approach the Trump Administration’s contingent reversal of a “zero tolerance” family separation policy as an illustrative case for understanding how affect mediates policy-ma...

  • Publication . Other literature type . Article . 2020
    Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Michelle Forrest;
    Publisher: Canadian Philosophy of Education Society
    Country: Canada

    The sensitive nature of certain controversies is particularly problematic for teaching across difference. Questions as to what makes a controversy sensitive and how care and empathy are implicated in discussing it are considered through examples connected to the author’...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Victor R. L. Shen;
    Publisher: Institute of Research and Community Services Diponegoro University (LPPM UNDIP)

    Those students who major in computer science and/or engineering are required to design program codes in a variety of programming languages. However, many students submit their source codes they get from the Internet or friends with no or few modifications. Detecting the...

  • Authors: 
    Dulay, Katrina May; Cheung, Sum Kwing; Reyes, Philip; McBride, Catherine;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)

    Early childhood interventions that target numeracy, language, and literacy skills can help to mitigate negative educational outcomes among young children from low- to middle-income families in developing countries. The current study evaluates the efficacy of parent coac...

  • Closed Access
    Authors: 
    Hongwei Zhu; Yuzhong Shen;
    Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

    Contribution: An approach of integrating financial literacy into an introductory programming course is introduced. New learning materials are developed and the impact of the approach on motivating students and improving learning outcomes are evaluated using mixed method...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Barun Kumar Paul;
    Publisher: ACCB Publishing

    Many economists and experts opined that agriculture is an unprofitable activity in India nowadays, mainly because of increasing cost and low prices of farm produce. However, during the field survey in Galsi-I and Galsi-II Blocks of Purba Bardhaman, it was observed that ...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Fabiane Fischer Figueiredo; Claudia Lisete Oliveira Groenwald; Leandro Antonio Recalcati;
    Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Educacao Matematica

    Neste artigo apresentamos os resultados de uma investigação qualitativa, em que o objetivo foi investigar, por meio dos designs de enunciados de problemas, para a (re)formulação e resolução com o uso de tecnologias digitais, quais aspectos matemáticos, metodológicos, te...

  • Authors: 
    Lyons, Michael D.; McQuillin, Samuel D.;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)

    In the United States, school-based mentoring programs are a large and widely funded form of mentoring. Despite widespread support, meta-analyses indicate that the effects of school-based mentoring programs are small. One hypothesis for these results is that school-based...

  • Authors: 
    Gang Zhu; Zhengmei Peng; Xueyan Hu; Shaoping Qiu;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    Gang ZhuInstitute of International and Comparative Education, East China Normal University, ChinaThis Forum discusses the affordances and constraints of applying critical race theory (CRT) to the C...

  • Authors: 
    Zaid Ullah Baba; Wani Khalid Shafi; Mir Irfan Ul Haq; Ankush Raina;
    Publisher: Inderscience Publishers

    The growing energy demands and the negative ecological impact of the industrialisation have led to increased focus towards sustainability. This paper presents different strategies being adopted to mitigate the environmental degradation caused due to automotive sector. A...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Catherine L. Quinlan;
    Publisher: University of California Press

    Image analysis of African rock art creates a unique opportunity to engage in authentic explorations of science and culture using rock art images as data. African rock art and its context provide insights into the intersection of science, scientific research, research et...

  • Authors: 
    Burcu Atar; Kübra Atalay Kabasakal; Nermin Kibrislioglu Uysal;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the population invariance of equating functions across country subgroups in TIMSS 2015 mathematics tests in relation to the raw-score distribution, DIF, an...

  • Authors: 
    Ian Hardy; Stuart Woodcock;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    This article reveals the hybridised nature of principals’ representations and enactment of the aims of national testing policy in relation to inclusion in Australia. The research utilises perspectives from 18 principals from schools serving communities in rural, regiona...

  • Publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019
    Closed Access
    Authors: 
    Wim Huisman; Daniel Sidoli;
    Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
    Country: Netherlands

    It is often the case that harms to societies go hand in hand. This seems to be true when looking at cases in which corporations are accused of contributing to human rights abuses, environmental degradation and corruption in developing nations. This article considers the...

  • Authors: 
    Justin Travis; Alyssa Kaszycki; Michael Geden; James Bunde;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)

    Historically, most investigations involving stress have assumed its undesirability, and deleterious effects have been identified across a variety of domains. Recently, however, researchers in management and health have differentiated between types of stress, and reveale...

  • Authors: 
    Chit Cheung Matthew Sung;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    ABSTRACTThis paper investigates the experiences of two international students with different linguistic backgrounds in a university in Hong Kong, with particular attention to the role of language i...

  • Open Access French
    Authors: 
    Laure Bereni; Dorothée Prud’Homme;
    Publisher: HAL CCSD

    International audience; En s’appuyant sur une série de 68 entretiens avec des « responsables diversité » de grandes entreprises françaises, cet article explore les conditions de possibilité et les formes de la mobilisation de postures critiques ou « orientées vers les v...

  • Authors: 
    Winnie Wai Lan Chan; Terry Tin-Yau Wong;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA)

    Some children struggle with mathematics. Among these children, some of them may be learners with mathematical difficulties. While research has revealed multiple deficits as candidate causes for mathematical difficulties and probable subtypes, the cognitive profiles of t...

  • Open Access English
    Authors: 
    Thomas Goetz; Melanie M. Keller; Oliver Lüdtke; Ulrike E. Nett; Anastasiya A. Lipnevich;
    Country: Germany
    Project: SNSF | Structure and Antecedents... (100019_131713)

    Guided by Pekrun’s (2006) control-value theory of achievement emotions, we investigated the mediating role of control and value appraisals in the relations between students’ perceptions of teaching and their academic emotions. To account for the highly fluctuating and d...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Nicole Sugden; Robyn Brunton; Jasmine MacDonald; Michelle Yeo; Ben Hicks;
    Publisher: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

    There is growing demand for online learning activities that offer flexibility for students to study anywhere, anytime, as online students fit study around work and family commitments. We designed a series of online activities and evaluated how, where, and with what devi...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    İsmail Hakkı Mirici; Seyda Sari;
    Publisher: Cognizance Research Associates

    This study aimed to scrutinize whether Turkish EFL instructors have feared selves while teaching English in their clasess, while speaking in front of public, and in their relationships with their students and colleagues. The participants comprised a total number of 38 T...

  • Publication . Part of book or chapter of book . Conference object . 2020
    Open Access
    Authors: 
    Anh Duong Trinh; Robert Ross; John D. Kelleher;
    Publisher: Technological University Dublin
    Country: Ireland

    In recent years many multi-label classification methods have exploited label dependencies to improve performance of classification tasks in various domains, hence casting the tasks to structured prediction problems. We argue that multi-label predictions do not always sa...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Kate Thompson; Jason M. Lodge;
    Publisher: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

    The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly caused global upheaval in education. The sudden and mass migration of learning online has created challenges and opportunities for educators, educational technologists and researchers of educational technologies and will continue to d...

  • Closed Access
    Authors: 
    I. D. Stolbova; L. V. Kochurova; K. G. Nosov;
    Publisher: Publishing House Education and Informatics

    Digital education is carried out due to a deep transformation of the educational process and widespread use of digital educational technologies. Within the framework of subject learning, digital technologies are radically changing the content of the disciplines taught a...

  • Authors: 
    Liu Yunshan;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited

    On the basis of reforms to undergraduate education at Peking University, this article sets out from students’ free choice and strict institutional selection, focusing on the process of the cultivat...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Claudia Margot Barragán Castellanos;
    Publisher: Universidad de Jaen

    La política migratoria de Canadá es un modelo normativo significativo para el tratamiento de los migrantes; toda vez, que la misma integra los avances y cambios que dicho movimiento exige, en un mundo tan cambiante como el actual. Así, el presente artículo tiene como fi...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Tomer Broude; Inbar Levy;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV

    Abstract Many international law decisions are made by individuals, often possessed with expertise, legal or otherwise. We examine individual international humanitarian law (IHL) decision-making on two levels: military decisions made ex ante regarding real-time operation...

  • Open Access
    Authors: 
    Petr Adamec;
    Publisher: Mendel University Press

    The core issue of this paper is a quality in the lifelong learning. The aim of the contribution is to describe the area, level and dimensions of quality in a wide range of lifelong learning programs, respectively of further education, which are realized in the sense of ...

  • Publication . Article . 2020
    Open Access
    Authors: 
    Meruert A. Abisheva; Fathimah D. Pertiwi;
    Publisher: Institute of Metallurgy and Ore Benefication

    Management is an individual or group of individuals that accept responsibilities to run an organization. Management is essential not only for business concerns but also for banks, schools, colleges, hospitals, hotels, religious bodies, charitable trusts etc. Every busin...