NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 291 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Dillman Taylor, Dalena L.; Blount, Ashley J.; Bloom, Zachary – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Outcome research examining the effectiveness of teaching methods in counselor education is sparse. The researchers conducted a qualitative investigation utilizing an instrumental case study to examine the influence of a constructivist-developmental format on a play therapy counseling course in a large CACREP accredited university in the…
Descriptors: Play Therapy, Outcomes of Education, Qualitative Research, Case Studies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Karatjas, Andrew; Webb, Jeffrey – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
The Kruger-Dunning effect was studied as it related to performance in chemistry courses based on student differences in academic background. Student major was chosen as the classification to look at the effect of students with different interests/specializations. Chemistry majors tended to predict lower performance than biology majors, while…
Descriptors: Majors (Students), Grades (Scholastic), Chemistry, Science Instruction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Bengtson, Charlotta; Ahlkvist, Mikaela; Ekeroth, William; Nilsen-Moe, Astrid; Vedin, Nathalie Proos; Rodiuchkina, Katerina; Ye, Sofie; Lundberg, Marcus – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
A first-year undergraduate course at Uppsala University has been redesigned in a process exploring different levels of student participation. In the first part of the project, the student voice was heard through interviews focusing on the role of the course in the degree program. In the second part, a student-teacher team was formed to develop…
Descriptors: Teacher Student Relationship, Teamwork, Cooperative Programs, Student Participation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Dalrymple, Sarah E.; Auerbach, Anna Jo; Schussler, Elisabeth E. – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Many undergraduate institutions are reforming their courses to increase student engagement. A critical challenge in these efforts is to engage the academic community beyond the instructors in the process of change. At our university, we embraced this challenge by creating a volunteer community of faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and…
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Undergraduate Study, Introductory Courses, Biology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Dowling, Carey Bernini – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
This study set out to replicate and extend research on students' reading compliance and examine the impact of daily quizzing methodology on students' reading compliance and retention. 98 students in two sections of Abnormal Psychology participated (mean age = 21.5, SD = 3.35; 72.4% Caucasian). Using a multiple baseline quasi-experimental design…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Psychopathology, Evaluation Methods, Testing
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Howard, Christy M.; Adams-Budde, Melissa; Myers, Joy; Jollif, Grant – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
The purpose of this study was to examine the ways in which literacy histories and present literacy experiences of doctoral students shaped their literacy identities. Data were collected through surveys, interviews, and visual identity representations. This paper focuses on the literacy stories of two doctoral students with positive literacy…
Descriptors: Literacy, Doctoral Programs, Graduate Students, Socialization
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Taggart, Amy Rupiper; Laughlin, Mary – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
A continuous challenge in the writing classroom is maintaining openness and positivity around feedback. There are myriad factors that influence the felt experience of the feedback process, and the researchers wanted to understand better how students experience and perceive negative moments, as well as what factors remain salient in their minds…
Descriptors: Writing Evaluation, Feedback (Response), Psychological Patterns, Negative Attitudes
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hood, Carra L. – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Stockton University, a mid-sized state university in the mid-Atlantic region of the United Stated, initiated the first of two pilots for implementation of its institutional outcomes during the fall semester 2014. At the beginning of that semester, in an effort to gauge students' attitudes university-wide toward the value of the outcomes, the…
Descriptors: Student Empowerment, Student Attitudes, Campuses, College Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Chankova, Mariya – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
The present contribution looks into the much discussed issue of student plagiarism, which is conjectured to stem from problems with information searching and exploitation, underdeveloped exposition skills and difficulty in using sources, especially concerning quotations and references. The aim of the study is to determine how effective pre-emptive…
Descriptors: Plagiarism, Early Intervention, Prevention, Search Strategies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Trafimow, David; Ruckel, Lindsay M.; Stovall, Shelly; Raut, Yogesh J. – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Teachers who offer undergraduate courses agree widely on the importance of writing assignments to further undergraduate education. And yet, there is a great deal of variance among teachers in their writing assignments; some teachers assign no writing whatsoever. To determine the variables that influence the decisions of teachers about whether to…
Descriptors: Writing Assignments, Intention, Teacher Attitudes, Prediction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Reinholz, Daniel L. – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Graduate student instructors (henceforth, instructors) play a crucial role in teaching early STEM courses. Thus, professional development for these instructors addresses an urgent need to improve STEM student success. This paper focuses on a semester-long professional learning community in which six mathematics graduate student instructors engaged…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Student Teachers, Peer Evaluation, Feedback (Response)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Caukin, Nancy G.; Brinthaupt, Thomas M. – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Most new teachers are expected to develop a teaching philosophy statement (TPS). In the present paper, we describe some of the major functions of a TPS and how it can be beneficial to the professional development of teacher candidates. We then describe a case example of a Residency I program and how the features of that program help teacher…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Faculty Development, Preservice Teacher Education, Educational Philosophy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Iwamoto, Darren H.; Hargis, Jace; Bordner, Richard; Chandler, Pomaika'inani – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
The purpose of this scholarship of teaching and learning was to define and assess the level of self-regulation skills undergraduate students possess. Participants completed the Motivated Strategies for Learning Questionnaire (MSLQ). Through the analysis of the MSLQ, students reported having high expectations for themselves. Yet, students were…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Teaching Methods, Learning Processes, Higher Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Wynn, Charles T., Sr.; Okie, William – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
We present results of a case study in which we analyzed the impact of problem-based learning (PBL) and cognitive scaffolding techniques introduced in our secondary social studies methods course on the perceptions and practices of 12 preservice teachers (PSTs) during their fall practicum and spring student teaching. Our PSTs reported teaching 54…
Descriptors: Problem Based Learning, Secondary School Teachers, Social Studies, Case Studies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Ghanem, Carla – International Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 2017
Cultural awareness and intercultural competence (IC) of students in foreign language (FL) instruction have been widely examined (e.g. Byram, 1997; Belz, 2002). The importance of the FL teacher in aiding students' IC development is less extensively researched, however. Author (2014), Kohler (2015), Sercu et al. (2005) and Sercu (2006) are a few…
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Second Language Instruction, Language Teachers, Teacher Attitudes
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  20