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Yildiz, Hilal; Gokcek, Tuba – European Journal of Educational Research, 2018
Technology is an indispensable part of the educational curriculum, and large budgets have been allocated to provide technological infrastructure in secondary education institutions in Turkey. It is important that teachers have the technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPCK) to successfully integrate technology into their courses. The aim of…
Descriptors: Mathematics Teachers, Mathematics Instruction, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Technology Integration
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Bar-Am, Ran; Arar, Osama – European Journal of Educational Research, 2017
This article deals with the problem of student dropout during the first year in a higher education institution. To date, no model on a budget has been developed and tested to prevent dropout among Engineering Students. This case study was conducted among first-year students taking evening classes in two practical engineering colleges in Israel.…
Descriptors: Dropouts, Dropout Prevention, Budgets, Engineering Education
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Karadeniz, Mihriban Hacisalihoglu – European Journal of Educational Research, 2017
The aim of this study is to reveal the benefits gained from "Special Training Methods II" course and the problems prospective mathematics teachers encountered with it. The case study method was used in the study. The participants in the study were 34 prospective mathematics teachers studying at a Primary School Mathematics Education…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Training Methods, Methods Courses, Preservice Teacher Education
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Can, Bilge; Erokten, Secil; Bahtiyar, Asiye – European Journal of Educational Research, 2017
In order to reflect the integration of the teachers' content knowledge, pedagogical knowledge, and technology usage skills to the class context and to provide the expected outputs for the program's purposes, it is needed to be revealed the different dimensions of Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPACK). In this study, it was aimed to…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Technological Literacy, Measures (Individuals)
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Yildiz, Avni; Baltaci, Serdal – European Journal of Educational Research, 2017
Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPACK) is a model that explains how teachers use technology more effectively in the context of technological, pedagogical, and content knowledge. Teachers' TPACK competencies play great importance in this regard. Lesson study has also been playing significant roles in the development of teachers'…
Descriptors: Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Technological Literacy, Secondary School Mathematics, Mathematics Teachers
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Serin, Mehmet Koray; Incikabi, Semahat – European Journal of Educational Research, 2017
Mathematics educators have reported on many issues regarding students' mathematical education, particularly students who received mathematics education at different departments such as engineering, science or primary school, including their difficulties with mathematical concepts, their understanding of and preferences for mathematical concepts.…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Preservice Teachers, Student Teacher Attitudes, Elementary School Teachers
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Hos, Rabia – European Journal of Educational Research, 2016
With the break of the civil war in Syria, many Syrians have been displaced either internally or as refugees. Turkey, one of the leading host of Syrian refugees, has made changes to the policies to accommodate the needs of Syrians. Education is one of the most prominent needs of displaced refugee children. While 80 percent of refugee children…
Descriptors: Refugees, Community Schools, Case Studies, Interviews
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Ozfidan, Burhan; Machtmes, Krisanna L.; Demir, Husamettin – European Journal of Educational Research, 2014
Sociocultural theories consider language learning as a social practice examines students as active participants in the construction of learning processes. This study investigates sociocultural theories' central concepts, which includes peer interaction and feedback, private speech, and self-efficacy. The present study is a case study of twenty…
Descriptors: Second Language Learning, Learning Processes, Peer Relationship, Feedback (Response)
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Sormunen, Kari; Köksal, Mustafa Serdar – European Journal of Educational Research, 2014
Majority of NOS studies comprise of determination or assessment studies conducted with ordinary students. In order to gain further understanding on variation in NOS understandings among the students, there should be different research attempts focusing on unconventional students such as academically advanced students. The purpose of this study is…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Student Attitudes, Scientific Attitudes, Epistemology
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Orçan, Maide; Çiçekler, Canan Yildiz; Ari, Ramazan – European Journal of Educational Research, 2014
This study aims to define Roma mothers' views regarding their children's education and their tendency towards crime. The study is based on an illustrative case study method. The participants of this study are mothers of Roma children between the ages of 4 and 6 who live in Konya, Turkey--more specifically in the Yenimahalle neighborhood in the…
Descriptors: Minority Groups, Ethnic Groups, Mothers, Parent Attitudes
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Boikhutso, Keene; Dinama, Baamphatlha; Kebabope, Santudu – European Journal of Educational Research, 2013
This paper explored the myriad problems associated with undergraduate research supervision in social studies and religious education using one of the primary Colleges of Education near Gaborone, the capital city of Botswana as a case study. The study applied qualitative research involving interviews and focus group interviews to solicit…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Student Research, Supervision, Religious Education
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Kildan, A. Oguzhan; Kurnaz, Mehmet Altan; Ahi, Berat – European Journal of Educational Research, 2013
The aim of this study was to determine mental models of 334 pre-school children concerning school. Children in the city center of Kastamonu in the Western Black Sea region of Turkey were included. Content analysis was conducted on pictures drawn by the children, and the models were split into two groups, scientific and nonscientific. The…
Descriptors: Preschool Children, Cognitive Processes, Teaching Methods, Foreign Countries
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Chan, Eric – European Journal of Educational Research, 2013
The millennial generation is facing challenges in their career path and they believe that tertiary education can help them to equip better to tackle against. However, some students find it difficult to rush back to classroom due to work commitment. Fortunately, flexible education developed these years allows students to capture knowledge anytime…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Delivery Systems, Architecture, Construction Management
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Okere, Mark I. O.; Ndeke, Grace C. W. – European Journal of Educational Research, 2012
The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of gender and knowledge on scientific creativity among form three biology students (third year in secondary school cycle) in Nakuru district in Kenya. The cross- sectional survey research was employed. A sample of eight schools with a total of 363 students was selected from the population…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Gender Differences, Secondary School Students, Science Instruction
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Okere, Mark I. O.; Keraro, Fred N.; Anditi, Zephania – European Journal of Educational Research, 2012
Emerging evidence indicates that culture influences pupils learning of science. However, the influence of culture on science learning is usually not considered when developing science curricular for both primary and secondary schools. This study investigated the extent to which primary and secondary school pupils believe in cultural…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Elementary School Students, Student Attitudes, Heat