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Yalçin, Mehmet Tufan; Eres, Figen – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2018
The aim of this study is to develop a valid and reliable measurement tool that can determine the instructional capacity, according to teacher opinions. In the academic year of 2016-2017, 1011 teachers working in the public high schools and vocational technical schools in Ankara participated in the study. The total number of items on the scale was…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Teachers, Teacher Effectiveness, Instructional Effectiveness
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Salinitri, Geri; Palazzolo, Stephanie; Nahaiciuc, Ruxandra; Iacobelli, Emilia; Li, Yuanrong; Zhou, George – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2018
As part of the SSHRC partnership grant on Reciprocal Learning between Ontario, Canada and Southwest, China, we examined the commonalities and differences in secondary school Inquiry-based Teaching (IBT) in science between sister schools in Ontario, Canada and Southwest, China. Canadian and Chinese teachers' interpretations of inquiry through…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Inquiry, Active Learning, Science Instruction
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Polatcan, Faruk – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2018
The aim of this study is to develop a scale in order to determine the attitudes of students in secondary school towards etiquette. The working group of the study consisted of 266 students who have attended three secondary schools in Erzurum. Factor analysis has been carried out by the obtained data to ensure validity. As a result of the factor…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Secondary School Students, Standards, Student Behavior
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Pandey, R. K. – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2018
The present study is designed to understand the adjustment of visually impaired students, attending the special and the integrated schools. This study has been conducted on the students of 60 visually impaired students, aged 14-16 years, attending special and the integrated schools in the selected schools of Varanasi city, UP, India. The method of…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Visual Impairments, Student Adjustment, Special Schools
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Tokdemir, Muhammet Ahmet – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2017
Assessment is one of the basic elements of teaching. However, there are not enough studies on the evaluation of divergent questions, particularly, in history education. Therefore, after reviewing the past and current literature on the topic, this study describes the design and implementation of a rating scale which can be used in the evaluation of…
Descriptors: History, History Instruction, Rating Scales, Teacher Attitudes
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Demir, Sezgin – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2017
Listening and speaking skills are fundamental determinants of an individual's academic success. The aim of this research is to establish the relationship between listening and speaking skills, and study how listening predicts and cognitively arranges speaking. The research was carried out using the quantitative pattern in correlational type. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Oral Language, Listening Skills, Speech Skills
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Acosta, Imee C.; Acosta, Alexander S. – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2016
The focus of this study is on the readiness of higher education institutions in the Philippines to the implementation of the Senior High School program of the new K-12 curriculum. Data were collected through a survey questionnaire. The findings reveal five predisposing factors, namely: eligibility, staffing guidelines, course streamlining,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Attitudes, Higher Education, Program Implementation
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Jaleel, Sajna; Premachandran. P – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2016
Metacognition means "thinking about one's own thinking". There are two aspects of metacognition:--reflection--thinking about what we know and self-regulation-managing how we go about learning. Taking together, these processes make up an important aspect of learning and development. Developing these metacognitive abilities is not simply…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Secondary School Students, Reflection, Thinking Skills
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Kotz, Paul E. – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2016
The millennial generation (Generation Y) is the age group of children born between 1982 and 2002. Students aged 15 to 16 were asked to answer questions regarding their classroom experience. Sixty eight students were asked to participate in the survey and 63 gave consent for their participation. A qualitative survey approach was used asking three…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Generational Differences, Student Surveys, Student Experience
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Saam, Julie; Jeong, Taekhil – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2013
Some parents and students perceived demanding homework assignments as a frequent source of grievance, particularly for those high performing students who want spare time for independent study and cultivation of talents through extracurricular activities. Teachers tended to perceive homework assignments as a meaningful extension of instruction time…
Descriptors: Homework, Evaluation, Models, Student Attitudes