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Carvalho, João Vidal; Pereira, Rui Humberto; Rocha, Álvaro – Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 2020
Maturity models have been introduced over the last five decades as guides and references for information system (IS) management in organizations from different sectors. In the education sector, maturity models have also been used to evaluate higher education institutions (HEIs) across several dimensions, such as information and communication…
Descriptors: Information Systems, Higher Education, Information Management, Models
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Kuraishi, Ichiro – Educational Studies in Japan: International Yearbook, 2020
The so-called "Educational Opportunity Guarantee Act 2016" was adopted and established in the National Diet in December 2016. As is well known, it gained impetus through lobbying from people involved with alternative "free schools," pursuing a stable position within the system, along with the night junior high school movement.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Legislation, Educational Opportunities, Public Education
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Lei, Jiun-Iung – English Language Teaching, 2020
While Automated Writing Evaluation (AWE) can perform an error diagnosis (Chen & Cheng, 2008), previous studies used to exclude it from the process of error analysis. This study aimed to examine the reactions of Grammarly Premium towards a group of night school students' English writings at a Taiwanese technical university. The participants of…
Descriptors: Writing Evaluation, Computer Software, Error Analysis (Language), Second Language Learning
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Salonen, Eija; Sevón, Eija; Laakso, Marja-Leena – Journal of Early Childhood Research, 2020
The article investigates the ongoing reformulation of the institutional culture of early childhood education and care (ECEC) in Finnish evening ECEC. Educators' practices in implementing evening ECEC were explored and viewed through the lens of young children's belonging. Data were collected by observing the evenings of eight children aged 20-36…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Early Childhood Education, Evening Programs, Evening Students
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Aksoy, Afra Nur; Aksu, Meral – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2020
The purpose of this study was to make the teachers in a particular private night high school participate in a School Based Professional Development program for their needs in educational technologies and adult learning theory so that the effectiveness of teachers in Private Night High Schools could improve. This was a case study including…
Descriptors: Adult Educators, Andragogy, High Schools, Private Schools
Brown Coote, Tracey A. K. – ProQuest LLC, 2019
This case study explored students' perception about their performance in CSEC English A at three evening schools in Savanna La Mar. While conducting the research I used ethnographic methods, including interviews, observations and document analysis to better understand students' perceptions of their performance in CSEC English A. The central…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Evening Programs, Foreign Countries, Performance Factors
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Mohammed, Akalewold Fedilu; Belay, Degwale Gebeyehu – International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology, 2019
This article reports the findings from a study aimed at assessing the challenges of evening educational programs for working children and young people. A descriptive research design and mixed research approach were employed. The design helped to obtain information concerning the current status of the phenomena and to describe "what…
Descriptors: Evening Programs, Barriers, Child Labor, Foreign Countries
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Tosuncuoglu, Irfan – International Journal of Curriculum and Instruction, 2019
Identity can be defined as how an individual is perceived as an individual in any presumable setting. When the literature is reviewed, there is a limited number of studies conducted regarding English teachers' perceptions towards teacher identity. This study will shed on a light on the related area. This is a quasi-experimental study. The survey…
Descriptors: English Teachers, Literature, Professional Identity, Student Attitudes
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Salvi, Francesca – Comparative Education Review, 2019
This article discusses how institutional practices reproduce and operationalize specific discourses of in-school pregnancy and motherhood in Mozambique. National Decree 39/GM/2003 indicates that girls should be transferred to night courses if pregnant, together with their partners, if also students. This article considers the implementation of…
Descriptors: Pregnancy, Foreign Countries, Early Parenthood, Evening Programs
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Szekely, Emilia; Mason, Mark – Journal of Education Policy, 2019
We defend in this paper the importance of redistributing power in the field of education development by enhancing the self-sustainability of education initiatives and minimizing their roots in dependency -- these as pre-requisites for improving their sustainable development outcomes. We do this by considering an education development initiative…
Descriptors: Systems Approach, Sustainable Development, Foreign Countries, Power Structure
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Kamrath, Barry – Planning and Changing, 2019
After being identified as a school in need of improvement, one struggling inner city high school implemented an evening school alternative program to reduce their suspension, failure, and dropout rates. In its first year, the program graduated 100% of the student participants, all of whom were in danger of dropping out, or being kicked out of high…
Descriptors: High School Students, At Risk Students, Urban Schools, Dropout Prevention
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Salvi, Francesca – Gender and Education, 2018
This article examines current in-school pregnancy policy in Mozambique, Decree 39/GM/2003, discussing how it discursively constructs in-school pregnancy as a problem, thereby raising the need to regulate its occurrence. Decree 39/GM/2003 indicates that pregnant schoolgirls should be transferred to night courses in order to complete their…
Descriptors: Pregnancy, Females, Dropouts, Educational Attainment
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Kwok, Chung Kam; Carson, Lorna – Language Learning in Higher Education, 2018
Since the 1990s, many researchers in the field of Second Language Acquisition (SLA) have become focused on second/foreign language learners' motivation to learn a language, and the role of motivation in determining future success. However, much of the research agenda has revolved around the acquisition of English as an Additional Language, and…
Descriptors: Learning Motivation, Predictor Variables, Second Languages, Second Language Learning
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Yasar, Metin – International Journal of Assessment Tools in Education, 2018
In this study, scaling the characteristics that should be found in an ideal teacher according to the pre-service teachers by using the pairwise comparison method was aimed. Thirteen characteristics that an ideal teacher should have were given to 211 pre-service teachers in the working group, and these 13 properties were first asked to be…
Descriptors: Teacher Characteristics, Scaling, Preservice Teachers, Foreign Countries
Rodriguez, Aldo – ProQuest LLC, 2018
In Uruguay, one constant concern for policy makers, authorities, teachers and administrators is student retention. Among adult learners who have returned to secondary school, dropping out of school is an even larger problem. However, there are several students that in spite of their problems and barriers continue studying and return to school.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Adult Learning, Adult Students, Academic Persistence
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