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Mersin, Nazan; Akkas, Elif Nur – International Online Journal of Education and Teaching, 2022
In this study, it is aimed to comparatively examine practice questions and sample solved questions about the multiplication of fractions in mathematics textbooks in Turkey and Singapore. In this direction, document analysis was used as a research method. Descriptive analysis was used in the analysis and the questions in the books were examined in…
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Multiplication, Fractions, Textbooks
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Petersson, Jöran; Sayers, Judy; Rosenqvist, Eva; Andrews, Paul – International Journal of Research & Method in Education, 2021
The analysis of the content of school textbooks, particularly in a time of cross-cultural borrowing, is a growing field restricted by the tools currently available. In this paper, drawing on the analyses of three English year-one mathematics textbooks, we show how two approaches to the analysis of sequential data not only supplement conventional…
Descriptors: Content Analysis, Textbook Evaluation, Elementary School Mathematics, Foreign Countries
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Öksüz, Halil Ibrahim; Keskin, Hasan Kagan – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2022
The aim of the study is to examine the effect of readability on comprehensibility. The study is quasi-experimental as it was not possible to assign groups randomly and the groups were partially controllable. Therefore, the "pretest-posttest unequaled control group quasi-experimental design" was used in the study. The study group consists…
Descriptors: Readability, Reading Comprehension, Grade 4, Elementary School Students
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Mutlubas, Sena Yildiz; Sahin, Abdurrahman – Education Quarterly Reviews, 2022
A textbook is of a proper medium for conveying curricular values to students. The aim of this study is to examine how math textbooks reflect the core values stated in the curriculum. Selected by homogeneous sampling technique, the data sources of this qualitative study consisted of two (one official and one private) fifth-grade math textbooks. All…
Descriptors: Textbook Evaluation, Moral Values, Grade 5, Mathematics Education
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Yang, Kai-Lin; Idris, Khairiani – Statistics Education Research Journal, 2021
This article develops an analytical framework for analysing college (tertiary) statistics textbooks in terms of text accessibility by integrating the text, the reader, and the content into the framework. Five accessibility attributes of science texts were adapted to conceptualize the accessibility of statistics texts. For each accessibility…
Descriptors: College Mathematics, Statistics Education, Textbooks, Readability
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Reutzel, D. Ray; Fawson, Parker C. – Reading Teacher, 2022
This manuscript describes the need elementary teachers have to analyze beginning and complex texts for teaching affordances and obstacles when teaching reading foundational skills and core ELA standards. A Guide to Analyze Texts for Elementary Students (GATES) is provided and described. Two teacher cases discuss how real teachers have used the…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Elementary School Students, Reading Instruction, Reading Material Selection
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Chacón-Díaz, Lucía B. – Science & Education, 2022
Science and mathematics are universal endeavors. However, the historical perspective of science and mathematics has been westernized across the curriculum in the USA. There is a limited number of textbook analyses centered on exploring the representation of science and mathematics under a historical standpoint. This research seeks to discuss the…
Descriptors: Textbook Evaluation, Science Education, Mathematics Education, Science History
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Hayes, Jennifer A.; Temple-Smith, Meredith J. – Anatomical Sciences Education, 2022
It has been widely claimed that reductions in allocated teaching time and the widespread implementation of short-cut teaching methodologies have led to a shortfall in anatomy knowledge among graduating doctors. This decline in knowledge is evident in the failure of anatomy content to prepare graduates for contemporary clinical practice. The…
Descriptors: Textbooks, Anatomy, Medical Students, Gender Differences
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Guerra, Patricia L.; Baker, A. Minor; Cotman, Ann Marie – Journal of Educational Supervision, 2022
The purpose of this study was to determine whether and to what degree textbooks are preparing aspiring principals as culturally responsive instructional supervisors. After evaluating multiple textbooks against selection criteria, "SuperVision and Instructional Leadership: A Developmental Approach," was identified as the study's unit of…
Descriptors: Supervision, Culturally Relevant Education, Textbook Evaluation, Administrator Education
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Irsyadillah, Irsyadillah; Ahmed, Ahmed Hassan; ElKelish, Walaa Wahid – Journal of Teaching in International Business, 2021
This study examines the content of introductory financial accounting (IFA) textbooks to answer the questions: (1) do the textbooks inculcate global mindsets? (2) How and the extent to which the textbooks reflect global mindsets? We analyzed the textbooks by attentively read the texts, followed by an in-depth discussion among the researchers to…
Descriptors: Accounting, Textbooks, Business Administration Education, Textbook Evaluation
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Jingru, Qu – Education and Urban Society, 2022
The term "life-related," a significant characteristic of new political textbook(s) in China's new curriculum reform at senior high school level, means that the textbook(s) should be based on the learners' life experiences and designed to enhance learning in daily life. There has been little relevant research about student perspectives on…
Descriptors: Rural Urban Differences, Textbooks, Student Attitudes, High School Students
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Mersin, Nazan; Karabörk, Mehmet Akif – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2022
This study seeks to offer a comparative analysis of the History of Mathematics (HoM) elements identified in the secondary school mathematics textbooks of different countries. Drawing on document analysis method, this study analyzes the secondary school mathematics textbooks of Turkey, Singapore, Ireland and Canada. The HoM elements in the…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Mathematics, History, Secondary School Mathematics
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Reinisch, Bianca; Fricke, Kristina – Science Education, 2022
Previous research about the presence of nature of science (NOS) within science textbooks has been found to be lacking in sufficient coverage. However, given the shift in how scholars conceive of NOS, the shortcomings may not be present in the textbooks but rather in the NOS frameworks used to analyze textbooks. Whereas traditional NOS has taken a…
Descriptors: Scientific Principles, Science Instruction, Teaching Methods, Biology
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Scola, Becki; Bucci, Laura C.; Baglione, Lisa – Journal of Political Science Education, 2021
Scholarship indicates that women and gender are underrepresented in Political Science textbooks, particularly those in American Politics. We complement those analyses by focusing on the "companion readers" often paired with textbooks. Readers give students a glimpse at "real political science," showing how the field is studied…
Descriptors: Textbook Evaluation, Introductory Courses, Political Science, Textbooks
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Hayati , Nur; Fitriyah, Lina Arifah – Journal of Biological Education Indonesia (Jurnal Pendidikan Biologi Indonesia), 2021
In the natural science education study program of Universitas Hasyim Asy'ari Jombang UNHASY, textbooks based on biodiversity have never been developed and applied to biotechnology courses. This study aims to reveal the appropriateness of biodiverse entrepreneurship-based textbook based on validity and effectivity. This development model is ADDIE…
Descriptors: Biodiversity, Entrepreneurship, Textbooks, Foreign Countries
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