NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Publication Date
In 20194
Since 201811
Since 2015 (last 5 years)48
Since 2010 (last 10 years)110
Audience
Teachers1
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 110 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ayala, Ricardo A.; Koch, Tomas F.; Messing, Helga B. – Ethnography and Education, 2019
One of the most fundamental innovations in higher education is the introduction of the method known as problem-based learning (PBL). While literature has largely focused on its learning goals and the transition from lectures to tutorials, little research has problematised why this is a successful methodology and what we consider as students'…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Problem Based Learning, Teaching Methods, Power Structure
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Barratt-Pugh, Llandis; Zhao, Fang; Zhang, Zhaoyong; Wang, Shasha – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2019
In this paper we investigate the current tensions for pedagogic change in the Chinese higher education system, and explore how the intricate interplay between the stakeholder relationships drives and mediates the system, and impacts on potential pedagogy. To achieve these goals, this study takes an inductive theory-building approach to gather the…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Teaching Methods, Web Based Instruction, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Arteaga Sánchez, Rocío; Cortijo, Virginia; Javed, Uzma – E-Learning and Digital Media, 2019
Social network sites in general, and Facebook in particular, allow users with common interests to meet, share ideas, and collaborate, creating new forms of informal learning. In order to understand and eventually take advantage of the many benefits that Facebook can bring to the academic world, we need to study its adoption process. The objective…
Descriptors: Social Media, Social Networks, Informal Education, Educational Benefits
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Chen, Peiying; Hsieh, Hsiao-chin – Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education, 2019
This paper considers the current status of academic performance and administrative leadership of women academics in Taiwan in the context of neo-liberalism. Emergent forces of higher education restructuring, including gender equity legislation have influenced Taiwanese universities to transition from authoritative state bureaucracies to more…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Tenure, Faculty Promotion, Neoliberalism
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hassen, Mohammed Motuma; Akmel, Mesud Mohammed – Educational Research and Reviews, 2018
Fx grading system is a newly incorporated grading system in the Ethiopian higher education curriculum. The system started to apply in 2013, as an element of the modular curriculum, with the intention to a give second chance for students. Currently, this grading system is being implemented in Samara University, Afar, Ethiopia. This study has been…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Grading, Higher Education, College Faculty
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Shin, Youhyun; Park, Junghyuk; Lee, Sang-goo – Interactive Learning Environments, 2018
Blended learning has steadily gained in popularity at the higher levels of education. This marks a change in pedagogical approaches from one-directional instruction to an interactive and technology-aided class. However, to manage fluent in-class activities and proper data analysis, real-time and fine-grained data collection activities are still…
Descriptors: Class Activities, Data Collection, Blended Learning, Feedback (Response)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Nuamah, Sally A. – American Educational Research Journal, 2018
The link between noncognitive skills and achievement is well established. There is much less evidence on how these skills are developed and transmitted to students, especially as it relates to girls that attend nonelite schools in non-Western settings. Drawing on insights from girl students attending an urban school in Ghana, this paper…
Descriptors: Females, Self Concept, Urban Schools, Academic Achievement
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Vrieling, Emmy; Stijnen, Sjef; Bastiaens, Theo – Teaching in Higher Education, 2018
Many recent studies have stressed the importance of teacher candidates' (TCs) self-regulated learning (SRL) skills for successful learning. Because of the promising consequences of SRL for academic performance, teacher educators (TEs) are encouraged to increase TCs' SRL opportunities in educational programs. Because of the difficulty and…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Preservice Teachers, Academic Achievement, Correlation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Khan, Ramzan N.; Watson, Rashmi – Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice, 2018
The flipped classroom aims to improve learning by engaging students in educational activities outside of traditional lessons. Flipped classrooms have steadily gained popularity in the last decade and are a topic of discussion in teaching and learning forums. However, its adoption in mathematics and statistics has been subdued. Most higher…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Blended Learning, Statistics, Units of Study
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ramirez-Arellano, Aldo; Acosta-Gonzaga, Elizabeth; Bory-Reyes, Juan; Hernández-Simón, Luis Manuel – Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 2018
In Mexico, approximately 504,000 students pursue a bachelor's degree by means of distance or blended programmes. However, only 42% of these students conclude their degree on time. In the context of blended learning, the focus of this research is to present a causal model, based on a theoretical framework, which describes the relationships…
Descriptors: Causal Models, Blended Learning, Outcomes of Education, Learning Strategies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Boyer, Kristy Elizabeth, Ed.; Yudelson, Michael, Ed. – International Educational Data Mining Society, 2018
The 11th International Conference on Educational Data Mining (EDM 2018) is held under the auspices of the International Educational Data Mining Society at the Templeton Landing in Buffalo, New York. This year's EDM conference was highly competitive, with 145 long and short paper submissions. Of these, 23 were accepted as full papers and 37…
Descriptors: Data Collection, Data Analysis, Computer Science Education, Program Proposals
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hartono, Edy; Wahyudi, Sugeng; Harahap, Pahlawansjah; Yuniawan, Ahyar – International Journal of Environmental and Science Education, 2017
This study aims to analyze the relationship between lecturers' performance and their teaching competence, measured by antecedent variables of organizational learning and need for achievement. It used the Structure Equation Model as data analysis technique, and the random sampling method to collect data from 207 lecturers of private universities in…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Organizational Culture, Structural Equation Models, College Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Openo, Jason A.; Laverty, Cory; Kolomitro, Klodiana; Borin, Paola; Goff, Lori; Stranach, Matthew; Gomaa, Nahla – Canadian Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
This paper argues a divide exists between quality assurance (QA) processes and quality enhancement, and that the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) can bridge this divide through an evidence-based approach to improving teaching practice. QA processes can trigger the examination of teaching and learning issues, providing faculty with an…
Descriptors: Scholarship, Instruction, Learning, Educational Improvement
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Balakrishnan, Vimala; Teoh, Kung Keat; Pourshafie, Tahereh; Liew, Teik Kooi – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2017
This study is an investigation into factors that encourage and/or inhibit the use of social media in the academic learning process between Australian and Malaysian students at higher learning institutions. Push-pull-mooring theory was used as a guide, resulting in seven independent variables ("convenience", "social influence",…
Descriptors: Social Media, Cross Cultural Studies, Path Analysis, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Estébanez, Raquel Pérez – EURASIA Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education, 2017
In the way of continuous improvement in teaching methods this paper explores the effects of Cooperative Learning (CL) against Traditional Learning (TL) in academic performance of students in higher education in two groups of the first course of Computer Science Degree at the university. The empirical study was conducted through an analysis of…
Descriptors: Cooperative Learning, Higher Education, Comparative Analysis, Teaching Methods
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8