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Anagnostopoulos, Dorothea; Lingard, Bob; Sellar, Sam – Theory Into Practice, 2016
Current debates about test-based accountability policies revolve around questions of how to ensure that all students have access to high-quality schools and teachers. Whether and how one can meet this goal depend, in part, on the nature of the arguments that policy proponents and opponents mobilize in these debates. This article examines these…
Descriptors: Persuasive Discourse, Educational Policy, Conflict, Educational Quality
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Galeeva, Railya B. – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this study is to demonstrate an adaptation of the SERVQUAL survey method for measuring the quality of higher educational services in a Russian university context. We use a new analysis and a graphical technique for presentation of results. Design/methodology/approach: The methodology of this research follows the classic…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Quality Assurance, Educational Quality
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Pitman, Tim; Koshy, Paul; Phillimore, John – Higher Education Research and Development, 2015
In the pursuit of mass higher education, fears are often expressed that the quality of higher education suffers as access is increased. This quantitative study considers three proxies of educational quality: (1) prior academic achievement of the student, (2) attrition and retention rates and (3) progression rates, to establish whether educational…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Academic Persistence, Access to Education, Foreign Countries
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Sani, Dureti; Tasisa, Wakgari; Panigraphi, Manas Ranjan – Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, 2013
The major purpose of this project was to assess and review the principal role of ICT in supplementing the General Quality Improvement program (GEQIP) in Western Harerghe, Ethiopia. The project also further analyzed the contribution of Information Communication Technology (ICT) to the indicators of GEQIP like quality, equity, access and internal…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Information Technology, Educational Improvement, Influence of Technology
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Nwokeocha, Steve – African Educational Research Journal, 2017
The paper discusses teacher quality, development and motivation as pillars of teacher professionalization and critical determinants of educational quality. It started with analysis of the concepts and moves on to provide the international contexts and documents that guide the management of teacher quality, development and motivation. It then…
Descriptors: Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Motivation, Faculty Development, Foreign Countries
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Almutairi, Areej; Kawai, Norimune; Alharbi, Abeer – Exceptionality, 2021
Integrating students with intellectual disability in mainstream higher education is an important step toward inclusivity and true diversity in education. To create effective environments for these students, it is imperative to understand the attitudes of the administrators and faculty members who will be guiding them. A random sampling method was…
Descriptors: Students with Disabilities, Intellectual Disability, Teacher Attitudes, Administrator Attitudes
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Poedjiastutie, Dwi; Mayaputri, Velmi; Arifani, Yudhi – TEFLIN Journal: A publication on the teaching and learning of English, 2021
The development of English language learning in any country is interdependent with its socio-cultural experiences. Learning is determined by the social, historical, economic, political, and cultural dimensions of its context. This study aims to explore the socio-cultural challenges of teaching English in a remote area. It was conducted in Pemana…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Language Teachers
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Campbell, Corbin M. – Journal of College Student Development, 2017
This article describes quantitative observation as a method for understanding college educational experiences. Quantitative observation has been used widely in several fields and in K-12 education, but has had limited application to research in higher education and student affairs to date. The article describes the central tenets of quantitative…
Descriptors: Observation, Research Methodology, Higher Education, Student Personnel Services
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Arrieta, María del Carmen; Avolio, Beatrice – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2020
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the factors that impact the quality of the education service in a Peruvian private university, based on the perception of students and graduates. Design/methodology/approach: The sample consisted of 29 students and 20 graduates from the Administration and Finance Program of a Peruvian private…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Quality Assurance, Private Colleges, Foreign Countries
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Yu, Hui; Huang, Wei-Lin – Education as Change, 2021
This article focuses on the educational quality of the newly emerged quasi-state schools for rural migrant children in urban China. Semi-structured interviews were conducted with 19 government officers, school leaders, teachers and migrant parents in Shanghai. Adopting a theoretical perspective of policy as a temporary settlement of interests, the…
Descriptors: Access to Education, Educational Quality, Foreign Countries, Urban Areas
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Horn, Michael B. – Childhood Education, 2020
When teacher shortages pose a significant challenge to delivering quality education, what disruptive educational approaches can we explore to ensure students are learning?
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Educational Innovation, Teacher Shortage, Foreign Countries
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Pennington, Robert; Courtade, Ginevra; Jones Ault, Melinda; Delano, Monica – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2016
Despite encouraging changes in the expectations of programming for persons with moderate to severe intellectual disability (MSD), data suggest that programs for these individuals are still lacking in several critical areas. Building administrators play a key role in promoting high quality programs for students with MSD within local schools but may…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Moderate Intellectual Disability, Severe Intellectual Disability, Administrator Role
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Gewirtz, Sharon; Maguire, Meg; Neumann, Eszter; Towers, Emma – Journal of Education Policy, 2021
Informed by the ideology of 'deliverology', performance measurement has become a core component of how English schools are held accountable for the quality of their provision. A wealth of research conducted in diverse national contexts where this approach has been influential has suggested that the unintended harms it generates -- including a…
Descriptors: Secondary School Students, Educational Quality, Educational Improvement, Teaching Methods
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Aziz, Shamsa; Mahmood, Munazza; Rehman, Zahra – Journal of Education and Educational Development, 2018
Evaluation denotes the monitoring of progress towards desired goals and objectives. The purpose of this study was to evaluate educational quality at schools using Stufflebeam's CIPP evaluation model (1983). The population comprised the principal, heads of each wing and teachers of various branches of a Welfare School System in Rawalpindi. Data…
Descriptors: Program Implementation, Evaluation Methods, Models, Summative Evaluation
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Matthews, Elizabeth; Lippman, Peter C. – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2020
The impacts of high-quality early childhood education on children's health and development are legion and far-reaching. Historically, efforts to improve quality have targeted the social and curricular aspects of early childhood programs. The physical setting of schools has received less attention, despite the vast body of research over the past…
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Child Development, Learning, Early Childhood Education
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