NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Publication Date
In 20193
Since 20189
Since 2015 (last 5 years)17
Since 2010 (last 10 years)37
Since 2000 (last 20 years)54
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 54 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
van der Scheer, Emmelien A.; Bijlsma, Hannah J. E.; Glas, Cees A. W. – School Effectiveness and School Improvement, 2019
A Bayesian IRT-model approach was used to investigate the validity and reliability of student perceptions of teaching quality. Furthermore, the student perceptions were compared with ratings of teaching quality by external observers. Grade 4 students (n = 675) filled out a questionnaire that was used to measure their opinions about the lessons of…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Validity, Interrater Reliability, Correlation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Bloemert, Jasmijn; Paran, Amos; Jansen, Ellen; van de Grift, Wim – Language Learning Journal, 2019
Understanding students' perspectives on the foreign language (FL) curriculum could be considered as a vital step in curriculum design and lesson planning. This study drew on data provided by a single open question survey to investigate the perspective of Dutch secondary school students (N = 635) from 15 different schools with regard to the…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Educational Benefits, Secondary School Students, Curriculum Design
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Van Straaten, Dick; Wilschut, Arie; Oostdam, Ron; Fukkink, Ruben – Cognition and Instruction, 2019
Although history standards generally aim at developing historical consciousness among secondary school students, there is not much research-based knowledge to support making connections between the past, the present, and the future in history teaching. This study examines the effects of teaching analogous cases of an enduring human issue in 2…
Descriptors: History Instruction, Secondary School Students, Relevance (Education), Case Method (Teaching Technique)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Vereijken, Mayke W. C.; van der Rijst, Roeland M.; van Driel, Jan H.; Dekker, Friedo W. – Advances in Health Sciences Education, 2018
Research integrated into undergraduate education is important in order for medical students to understand and value research for later clinical practice. Therefore, attempts are being made to strengthen the integration of research into teaching from the first year onwards. First-year students may interpret attempts made to strengthen research…
Descriptors: Medical Students, Medical Schools, College Freshmen, Student Attitudes
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
van der Sande, Lisa; Hendrickx, Marloes M. H. G.; Boor-Klip, Henrike J.; Mainhard, Tim – Journal of Learning Disabilities, 2018
Although many studies have found that children with learning disabilities (LD) are less liked by peers than children without LD, the results are not unequivocal. In the present study, we investigated the social status (in terms of likeability and popularity) of children with LD by considering peer academic reputation and peer reputation of teacher…
Descriptors: Learning Disabilities, Social Status, Reputation, Peer Relationship
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Gubbels, Joyce; Segers, Eliane; Verhoeven, Ludo – High Ability Studies, 2018
Intellectual abilities are consistently found to be associated to child functioning. To date, however, it is unclear how varying intellectual profiles relate to differential aspects of child functioning. We screened 513 fifth-grade children on their intellectual abilities and selected three groups of gifted children, scoring in the top 10%:…
Descriptors: Cognitive Ability, Short Term Memory, Verbal Ability, Self Concept
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Nonte, Sonja; Hartwich, Lea; Willems, Ariane S. – Large-scale Assessments in Education, 2018
Background: Numerous studies have investigated the relationships between various student, home and contextual factors and reading achievement. However, the relationship between such factors and reading attitudes has been investigated far less, despite the fact that theoretical frameworks of large-scale assessments and school effectiveness research…
Descriptors: Reading Achievement, Reading Attitudes, Student Attitudes, Structural Equation Models
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wu, Jiaxi; Jen, Enyi; Gentry, Marcia – Journal of Advanced Academics, 2018
Summer enrichment and residential programs can provide gifted students with positive social interactions and challenging curricula. However, little research has focused on gifted students' perceptions of the learning environment in such programs. This research project evaluated the psychometric properties and practical applications of the…
Descriptors: Residential Programs, College Programs, Enrichment Activities, Summer Programs
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Huisman, Bart; Saab, Nadira; van Driel, Jan; van den Broek, Paul – Assessment & Evaluation in Higher Education, 2018
Within the higher education context, peer feedback is frequently applied as an instructional method. Research on the learning mechanisms involved in the peer feedback process has covered aspects of both providing and receiving feedback. However, a direct comparison of the impact that providing and receiving peer feedback has on students' writing…
Descriptors: Academic Discourse, Feedback (Response), Undergraduate Students, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Vennix, J.; den Brok, P.; Taconis, R. – Learning Environments Research, 2017
We investigated and compared the learning environment perceptions of students, teachers and guides who participated in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)-based outreach activities in secondary education. In outreach activities, schools and teachers work together with companies and other external institutions in learning…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Outreach Programs, Secondary Education, High School Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Boevé, Anja J.; Meijer, Rob R.; Bosker, Roel J.; Vugteveen, Jorien; Hoekstra, Rink; Albers, Casper J. – Higher Education: The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 2017
The flipped classroom is becoming more popular as a means to support student learning in higher education by requiring students to prepare before lectures and actively engaging students during lectures. While some research has been conducted into student performance in the flipped classroom, students' study behaviour throughout a flipped course…
Descriptors: Blended Learning, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Homework
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Smekalova, Lucie; Noom, Jan-Willem; Slavik, Milan – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2016
The paper presents the results of comparative research between the Czech Republic and the Netherlands. The subject of the research was the degree of student satisfaction with the acquired transferable competences and the subjective students' view of the degree to which transferable competences are significant for the employability of an individual…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Transfer of Training, Employment Potential, Statistical Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
de Boer, Anke; Pijl, Sip Jan – Journal of Educational Research, 2016
The authors focused on analyzing (a) peer acceptance and peer rejection of typically developing students, students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in general secondary education; (b) attitudes of general secondary-aged students toward peers with ADHD and ASD; and (c) the…
Descriptors: Peer Relationship, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Verpoorten, Dominique; Westera, Wim – Interactive Learning Environments, 2016
The purpose of this article is to gain an insight into the effects of practicing short, frequent, and structured reflection breaks interspersed with the learning material in a computer-based course. To that end, the study sets up a standardized control trial with two groups of secondary school pupils. The study shows that while performance is not…
Descriptors: Reflection, Teaching Methods, Secondary School Students, Online Courses
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Akbari, Elham; Naderi, Ahmad; Yazdi, Mahdi Hosseinzadeh; Simons, Robert Jan; Pilot, Albert – Journal of Interactive Learning Research, 2016
Despite the potential of social networks in formal learning, there should be more knowledge on the students and teachers attitudes toward such technology and more recent information in the context of the actual educational situation. The Technology Acceptance Model (TAM) was used. The instruments included a questionnaire investigate the attitudes…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Teacher Attitudes, Social Networks, Predictor Variables
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4