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Tsevi, Linda – Journal of International Students, 2018
In this qualitative study, I explored the strategies that international undergraduate students at a public research Midwestern university in the United States employ to persist and survive their educational transition to achieve academic excellence. Using Tinto's (1987) theory of persistence as the theoretical framework, this paper employed a case…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Undergraduate Students, Foreign Students, Case Studies
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Sahito, Zafarullah; Vaisanen, Pertti – International Journal of Higher Education, 2017
The present study was conducted to investigate the relationship between time management, job satisfaction and motivation among teacher educators in university departments, institutes and faculties of education in the Sindh province of Pakistan. Using an interview approach, the researchers recorded the professional stories of 40 teacher educators.…
Descriptors: Time Management, Job Satisfaction, Motivation, Teacher Educators
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Naz, Sadaf; Fazal, Shawana; Khan, Muhammad Ilyas – Management in Education, 2017
Work-life balance in the context of this paper means keeping a balance between home and workplace responsibilities and roles. In more traditional societies, such as in Pakistan, working women often find it difficult to keep a balance between their responsibilities in the workplace and their home responsibilities. This paper is based on findings…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Women Faculty, Womens Studies, Teacher Attitudes
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Nauman, Sarwat; Hussain, Nasreen – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
Economic growth of Pakistan through the banking sector relies heavily on the human capital dispensed to them by the Pakistani business schools. A conceptual model of the continuous improvement cycle for building human capital is developed through a literature review, with the aim of helping to generate human capital. Six semistructured interviews…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Human Capital, Business Schools, Sustainability
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Sikandar, Aliya – Journal of Education and Educational Development, 2017
This qualitative case study is an exploration of the phenomenon of the ways in which Urdu as the national language is represented in discursive practices of senior business academia. The research design, built on Fairclough's Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) model (2009) is of dialectical-relational approach. The participant in this single case…
Descriptors: Discourse Analysis, Official Languages, Urdu, Qualitative Research
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Sahito, Zafarullah; Vaisanen, Pertti – International Journal of Higher Education, 2017
This study was conducted to explore the dimensions of quality education in teacher education departments at universities of Sindh province of Pakistan. The qualitative research approach was employed for data collection and then analysed through thematic-narrative analysis technique. The total eight dimensions of quality were found, as two were…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Education Programs, Qualitative Research, Educational Quality
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Ambreen, Munazza; Haqdad, Ambreen; Saleem, Wajid A. – Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, 2016
Self-regulated learning (SLR) has been recognized as a pivotal antecedent of students' effective learning and academic achievement. A self-regulated learner can independently and effectively plan for learning, choose and use appropriate learning strategies and reflect and monitor learning progress. Self-regulated learning, for learners in general…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Independent Study, Distance Education, Case Studies
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Alvi, Effat; Iqbal, Zafar; Masood, Fatima; Batool, Tooba – Australian Journal of Teacher Education, 2016
Students' conceptions of how they initiate, plan, implement and monitor self-regulated learning (SRL) strategies have practical implications for teaching and learning. This study explores the nature and use of SRL strategies employed by university students as it occurs in naturalistic settings, for example, studying in non-classroom environments.…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Self Management, Learning Strategies, Focus Groups
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Shabbir, Muhammad; Khalid, M. Ibrahim; Bakhsh, Khuda; Mohsin, Muhammad Naeem; Rasool, Shafqat; Mohsin, M. Saleem – International Education Studies, 2016
The rationalization of this research was to investigate about improving professional development system through Quality Assurance Practices (QAP) in the Universities of Pakistan pertaining to the opinions of students, teachers and Directors of Quality Enhancement Cells (QECs) and to differentiate the ideas of students, teachers and Directors of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Professional Development, Quality Assurance, Universities
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Chew, Esyin; Snee, Helena; Price, Trevor – Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 2016
Internationalisation and assessment and feedback are one of the main research agenda in the UK higher education. The study reports the Higher Education Academy Economics Network-funded research for international students' experience with peer assessment and feedback innovation. The Vygotsky's Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD) theoretical…
Descriptors: Learning Experience, Graduate Students, Instructional Innovation, Electronic Learning
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Rind, Irfan Ahmed; Kadiwal, Laila – Cogent Education, 2016
This paper examines the institutional influences on the teaching-learning practices within English as Second Language (ESL) programme in the University of Sindh (UoS), Pakistan. The study uses qualitative case study approach, basing its findings on documentary review, observations, and responses of teachers and students. The analysis of the data…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Institutional Characteristics, Educational Practices, Second Language Instruction
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Sahito, Zafarullah; Vaisanen, Pertti – Journal of Curriculum and Teaching, 2016
This research study examines the job satisfaction level and its dimensions of teacher educators-who are working at the departments, faculties and institutes of education. In-depth semi-structured interviews were conducted and field-work observations were recorded on TEs (n = 40), working as lecturers, assistant professors, associate professors and…
Descriptors: Job Satisfaction, Teacher Educators, Qualitative Research, Foreign Countries
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Bukhsh, Qadir; Chaudhary, Muhammad Ajmal – Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, 2015
Distributed learning is derived from the concept of distributed resources. Different institutions around the globe connected through network and the learners are diverse, located in the different cultures and communities. Distributed learning provides global standards of quality to all learners through synchronous and asynchronous communications…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Open Education, Standards, Educational Quality
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Asif, Nimira; Rodrigues, Sherwin – Journal of Education and Training Studies, 2015
The research study was carried out in a private university with course participants of Masters of Education (MEd) having a major in the specialization of Educational Leadership and Management. The purpose of the study was to enhance the creative potentials of educational leaders. Creativity provokes diverse thinking to make something novel which…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Educational Administration, Masters Programs, Creativity
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Pasha, Aamna – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2015
This paper attempts to understand the value of the ideology of global citizenship in Pakistan by looking at students' values and attitudes. In particular, it explores students' understanding of the term "global citizen" and their attitude towards the concept. Using a case study approach, interviews were conducted with six students in a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Student Attitudes, Values
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