NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 121 to 135 of 143 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Mueller, Mary; Yankelewitz, Dina – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
This article reports on an analysis of episodes of invalid or controversial arguments that occurred while two different groups of students worked on similar fraction tasks and examine the role that these types of arguments played in the development of students' reasoning. One group consisted of suburban, middle-class, fourth graders who worked on…
Descriptors: Persuasive Discourse, Fractions, Grade 4, Elementary School Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Foster, Colin – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
This paper addresses ways in which mathematics pedagogy can benefit from insights gleaned from counselling. Person-centred counselling stresses the value of genuineness, warm empathetic listening and minimal intervention to support people in solving their own problems and developing increased autonomy. Such an approach contrasts starkly with the…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Teacher Role, Intervention, Counseling
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Yilmaz, Mirac; Demirhan, Haydar – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
The different opinions on products and applications of gene technology (GT) draw attention to the training and education activities related to GT. The purpose of this study is to review some variables predicting the acceptance perception regarding GT, and to investigate their changes at levels. The prospective teachers' subjective knowledge and…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Student Teacher Attitudes, Adoption (Ideas), Science Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Wegner, Sven-Ake – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
In this article we present the prototype of a workshop on naive set theory designed for high school students in or around the seventh year of primary education. Our concept is based on two events which the author organized in 2006 and 2010 for students of elementary school and high school, respectively. The article also includes a practice report…
Descriptors: Workshops, Mathematical Concepts, Theories, Secondary School Mathematics
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Emetere, Moses E. – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
This study was designed to investigate the validity of the stress complexity model (SCM) to teaching and learning of school physics in Abuja municipal area council of Abuja, North. About two hundred students were randomly selected by a simple random sampling technique from some schools within the Abuja municipal area council. A survey research…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Science Instruction, Physics, Student Surveys
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Saleh, Salmiza – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
The purpose of this survey study was to examine the level of Malaysian students' motivation with regards to the learning of Physics at the secondary school level, and its influencing factors. The study was carried out on 337 Form Four students who took Physics as a subject, from six schools in a northern state of Malaysia--three from urban areas,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Science Instruction, Secondary School Students, Secondary School Science
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Wegner, Claas; Homann, Wiebke; Strehlke, Friederike – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
The German science project "NAWI-Interaktiv" is an example of innovative use of E-Learning and new media education. Since 2009, the learning platform provides learners and teachers with high-quality learning tools, teaching material, useful information and E-learning programs for free. This is to raise the pupils' motivation to learn…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Science Education, Science Projects, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Yeo, Michelle Mei Ling – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2014
This paper aims to better understand the experiences of the youth and the educators with the tapping of social media like YouTube videos and the social networking application of Facebook for teaching and learning. This paper is interested in appropriating the benefits of leveraging of social media and networking applications like YouTube and…
Descriptors: Social Media, Social Networks, Teaching Methods, College Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Ünal, Cezmi; Özdemir, Ömer Faruk – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
In general, laboratories are exercises with a primary focus on the verification of established laws and principles, or on the discovery of objectively knowable facts. In laboratories, students gather data without comprehending the meaning of their actions. The cognitive demand of laboratory tasks is reduced to a minimal level. To prevent these…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Science Education, Physics, Science Laboratories
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Linder, Cedric – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
This article builds on a semiotic perspective of science learning that is framed in terms of achieving competency in a disciplinary discourse of a science such as physics. The aim of the article is to use this perspective, and the proposal that learning in a science discipline should be seen in terms of achieving fluency in a critical…
Descriptors: Science Education, Science Instruction, Physics, Intellectual Disciplines
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Mustafa, Besim – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
A highly interactive, integrated and multi-level simulator has been developed specifically to support both the teachers and the learners of modern computer technologies at undergraduate level. The simulator provides a highly visual and user configurable environment with many pedagogical features aimed at facilitating deep understanding of concepts…
Descriptors: Concept Teaching, Educational Technology, Educational Practices, Relevance (Education)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hestenes, David – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
Radical reform in science and mathematics education is needed to prepare citizens for challenges of the emerging knowledge-based global economy. We consider definite proposals to establish: (1) "Standards of science and math literacy" for all students. (2) "Integration of the science curriculum" with structure of matter,…
Descriptors: Science Education, Educational Change, Mathematics Education, Physics
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Prochazkova, Lenka Tejkalova – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
The author discusses the balance and mutual influence of the language of instruction and mathematics in the context of CLIL, Content and Language Integrated Learning. Different aspects of the relationship of language and Mathematics teaching and learning are discussed: the benefits of using a foreign language of instruction, as well as the…
Descriptors: Mathematics, Mathematics Instruction, Foreign Countries, Integrated Activities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Wegner, Claas; Minnaert, Lea; Strehlke, Friederike – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
In education systems learners are expected to possess an increased degree of autonomy and show initiative in learning processes, inspecting learning materials and understanding contents. An efficient growth of knowledge inside and outside of school is only possible if students have skills which initiate, guide and control the search for…
Descriptors: Learning Strategies, Instructional Materials, Program Descriptions, Gifted
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Bankov, Kiril – European Journal of Science and Mathematics Education, 2013
Geometry plays an important role in the school mathematics curriculum all around the world. Teaching of geometry varies a lot (Hoyls, Foxman, & Kuchemann, 2001). Many countries revise the objectives, the content, and the approaches to the geometry in school. Studies of the processes show that there are not common trends of these changes…
Descriptors: Geometry, Mathematics Instruction, Foreign Countries, Mathematics Curriculum
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10