NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Laws, Policies, & Programs
General Agreement on Trade in…1
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 136 to 150 of 927 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Trevethan, Helen – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2017
Classroom experience is an important part of initial teacher education (ITE) and the teachers who work with student teachers in schools have a significant impact on learning in this context. While many studies have documented what the role of these teachers should be, it is also important to consider how the role is conceptualised by the teachers…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Mentors, Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Pilgrim, Marcia; Hornby, Garry; Everatt, John; Macfarlane, Angus – Educational Review, 2017
This article reports the views of recent graduates of a competency based, blended learning teacher education programme for specialist resource teachers of children with learning and behaviour difficulties in New Zealand. Identifying and developing the competencies needed by teachers in the field of special needs education is important in ensuring…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Blended Learning, Program Evaluation, Program Effectiveness
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Shulruf, Boaz; Booth, Roger; Baker, Heather; Bagg, Warwick; Barrow, Mark – Journal of Further and Higher Education, 2017
Decisions about progress through an academic programme are made by Boards of Examiners, on the basis of students' course assessments. For most students such pass/fail grading decisions are straightforward. However, for those students whose results are borderline (either at a pass/fail boundary or boundaries between grades) the exercise of some…
Descriptors: Medical Education, Decision Making, Student Promotion, Pass Fail Grading
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Shepherd, Robin-Marie; Laidlaw, Tannis M. – College Quarterly, 2017
This paper describes an undergraduate course in addictions within the health science sector linking theory with practice at a university in New Zealand. The essence of this addiction course includes both a strong theoretical basis and public health focus. The theoretical and practical content is described with examples of the students' pedagogical…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Undergraduate Students, Drug Addiction, Health Sciences
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Bill, Amanda – Higher Education Research and Development, 2017
This article describes how a political assemblage currently at work in higher education is re-articulating academic subjectivities. This assemblage draws together entrepreneurial and humanist concepts of creativity into an intellectual resource that can change national economies. Academics are urged to use their creativity to counteract the…
Descriptors: Creativity, Higher Education, Foreign Countries, Neoliberalism
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Buissink, Nell; Diamond, Piki; Hallas, Julia; Swann, Jennie; Sciascia, Acushla Dee – Higher Education Research and Development, 2017
Globally, universities show an outward strength partly built upon imported and exported commonalities that are measurable and therefore accountable, rankable and marketable. While there are advantages to this, it can create a barrier within each institution to acknowledging and valuing indigeneity, local flavour or special character. Such a…
Descriptors: Faculty Development, Indigenous Populations, Barriers, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Billot, Jennie; King, Virginia – Higher Education Research and Development, 2017
The effectiveness of academic induction is under-monitored by higher education institutions (HEIs) despite growing evidence that some academics, facing increased expectations and rising accountability within higher education (HE), perceive a lack of support from their institution. In this paper, we argue that HEIs should follow the example of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Faculty, Beginning Teachers, Beginning Teacher Induction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Nartgün, Senay Sezgin; Sezen-Gültekin, Gözde; Limon, Ibrahim – Journal of Education and Practice, 2017
This study aims to compare Turkey to the first three countries from each continent in terms of educational indicators in 2015 Human Development Report. In line with this aim, it is a case study utilizing document review method. Analysis of the data has been carried out on a single document which is United Nations Development Report (2015). To…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Comparative Analysis, Educational Indicators, Reports
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Kordts-Freudinger, Robert – International Journal of Higher Education, 2017
The paper investigates relations between higher education teachers' approaches to teaching and their emotions during teaching, as well as their emotion regulation strategies. Based on the assumption that the approaches hinge on emotional experiences with higher education teaching and learning, three studies assessed teachers' emotions, their…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Faculty, College Instruction, Teaching Methods
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Sutherland, Kathryn A. – Studies in Higher Education, 2017
Expectations around success in academia vary, and early career academics often receive conflicting messages about what they should concentrate on to achieve promotion or tenure. Taking a social constructionist approach, this paper considers the constructs of objective and subjective career success in academia and shares the perspectives of early…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Career Academies, Tenure, Qualitative Research
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wright, Noeline – Educational Action Research, 2017
This article presents and discusses findings related to the relationship between a university researcher acting as the external agent and three self-selected teachers involved in a professional learning and research project. The role of an external agent in supporting teachers' professional development is of interest because it has not always been…
Descriptors: Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ogunde, Jared C.; Overton, Tina L.; Thompson, Christopher D.; Mewis, Ruth; Boniface, Suzanne – Chemistry Education Research and Practice, 2017
This study investigated undergraduate chemistry students' career aspirations and how these vary from one educational system to another in different geographic regions. The participants of this study were undergraduate chemistry students from various institutions located in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. The study took place in the form of an…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Chemistry, Regional Characteristics, Occupational Aspiration
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Johnston, Lucy; Schluter, Philip J. – Studies in Higher Education, 2017
With increasing competition for postgraduate research scholarships, awarding processes demand attention and scrutiny. We examine inter-rater reliability for two prestigious New Zealand scholarships, the Shirtcliffe Fellowship and the Gordon Watson Scholarship. For each scholarship, five assessors (three academic; two non-academic) independently…
Descriptors: Interrater Reliability, Scholarships, Academic Achievement, Program Proposals
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Walker, Ute – Distance Education, 2017
This article examines the discursive construction of social presence and identity in a bilingual collaboration between tertiary distance learners of German in New Zealand and Academic English students in Germany. Drawing on positioning theory, this small-scale study investigated the collaborative practices of a group of students, whose synchronous…
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Self Concept, Computer Mediated Communication, Cooperative Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Schluter, Philip J.; Johnston, Lucy – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2017
Postgraduate scholarship programmes are increasingly important for supporting gifted students from diverse backgrounds. Systems and processes in the application, determination and delivery of scholarships must be robust, transparent, accountable and equitable. However, they are rarely evaluated. One of the most prestigious scholarships in New…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Graduate Students, Scholarships, Selection Criteria
Pages: 1  |  ...  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  12  |  13  |  14  |  ...  |  62