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Saba, Farhad – New Directions for Higher Education, 2016
This chapter presents an overview of theories of distance education and discusses their implications for future policy making and practice in institutions of higher education.
Descriptors: Distance Education, Higher Education, Educational Technology, Educational Policy
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Bloom, Jennifer L.; Hutson, Bryant L.; He, Ye; Konkle, Erin – New Directions for Student Services, 2013
Appreciative education is presented as a framework for leading higher education institutions, delivering truly student-centered services, and guiding higher education professionals' interactions with students.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Learner Controlled Instruction, Teacher Student Relationship, Student Personnel Services
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Masakure, Oliver – Education Economics, 2015
This paper estimates the causal effect of education on entrepreneurship choice in Canada taking into account the endogeneity of education. The data come from the General and Social Surveys (2000-2009). We consider the effect of two extreme education levels: university and some/no education. Regressions are based on fixed effects with two-stage…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Entrepreneurship, Education Work Relationship, Influences
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Hornby, Garry – British Journal of Special Education, 2015
Inclusive education and special education are based on different philosophies and provide alternative views of education for children with special educational needs and disabilities. They are increasingly regarded as diametrically opposed in their approaches. This article presents a theory of "inclusive special education" that comprises…
Descriptors: Special Education, Inclusion, Special Needs Students, Educational Theories
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Mather, Peter C.; Hulme, Eileen – New Directions for Student Services, 2013
This chapter presents a variety of resources for higher education professionals interested in applying appreciative education principles to their work.
Descriptors: Information Sources, Reading Lists, Psychology, Higher Education
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Heaney, Tom; Ramdeholl, Dianne – New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, 2015
In this chapter, the editors review the contributions of each chapter to a vision for doctoral education viewed through the lens of the best practices of adult education.
Descriptors: Doctoral Programs, Best Practices, Adult Education
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Akaranga, Stephen; Simiyu, Patrick Cheben – Journal of Education and Practice, 2016
In Kenya, Christian Religious Education is taught and examined by the Kenya National Examinations Council in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education at the end of the four years of Secondary Education cycle. The teaching of this subject in Secondary Schools ensures that learners are offered an opportunity to develop morally and spiritually…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Religious Education, Christianity
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Ide, Kanako – Ethics and Education, 2015
This article is an attempt to develop the idea of peace education for adults through the assumption that, compared to peace education for children, educational approaches for adults are as yet undeveloped. This article also assumes that the progress of educational approaches for adults is necessary to the further development of peace education for…
Descriptors: Peace, Adult Education, Educational Practices, Educational Strategies
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Creasy, Rob – Journal of Further and Higher Education, 2013
Higher education in further education colleges has a long history and has expanded in recent years. However, higher education in further education colleges is often treated as being unproblematic. This paper rejects the argument that higher education is simply a level of study, noting that it is a contested concept. As such, the paper seeks to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Colleges, Adult Education
Kubow, Patricia K., Ed.; Blosser, Allison H., Ed. – Symposium Books, 2016
With chapter contributions from seminal scholars in the field of comparative and international education (CIE), this book examines the ways in which comparative education is being taught, or advocated for, in teacher education within higher education institutions worldwide. A particular concern raised by the authors--in locations as diverse as…
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Barriers
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Umunadi, E. Kennedy – International Journal of Higher Education, 2014
This paper was designed to look at technical education curriculum and mode of implementation in Scotland in order to adopt the advantageous attributes of the Scottish technical education in Nigeria. The paper x-rayed the staff perceptions of technical education and its roles in Scotland; history of technical education before the advent of British…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Technical Education, Skill Development, Sustainability
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Edgar, Scott N. – Journal of Music Teacher Education, 2016
In 2012, a committee at a small Midwestern liberal arts college, Lake Forest College, embarked on a journey to create a music education teacher licensure major. Drawing from narrative inquiry, this article reports how the dean of faculty, education department chair, music department chair, and assistant professor of music/music education…
Descriptors: Campuses, Liberal Arts, Music Teachers, Teacher Education Programs
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Pletsch, Marcia Denise; Mendes, Geovana Mendon├ža Lunardi – Education Policy Analysis Archives, 2015
This paper aims to present the second edition of the Special Education Dossier: Differences, Curriculum and Teaching and Learning Processes. We discuss policies and practices regarding the inclusive education proposal in the Basic Education context. Our starting point is the idea that we are facing a global education policy and thus many local…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Inclusion, Educational Policy, Global Approach
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McKeown, Rosalyn – Applied Environmental Education and Communication, 2015
The United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (DESD) drew to a close at the end of 2014. People ask: What happened? In broad brushstrokes, the author describes activities of the DESD in the formal and nonformal education sector of the education community. The author also identifies some enablers and barriers to advancing…
Descriptors: Sustainable Development, Educational Practices, Environmental Education, Barriers
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Howe, Kenneth R. – Theory and Research in Education, 2014
This article largely agrees with John White's characterizations of the relationships among philosophy of education, philosophy more generally, and the conventional world. It then extends what White identifies as the fundamental problem that should now be occupying philosophy of education--the irreconcilable opposition between education for…
Descriptors: Educational Philosophy, Educational Policy, Democratic Values, Educational Research
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