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Neni Hermita; Erlisnawati; Jesi Alexander Alim; Zetra Hainul Putra; Ira Mahartika; Urip Sulistiyo – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2024
Purpose: This study aims to investigate the effectiveness of hybrid learning, blended learning and face-to-face learning in remediating misconceptions among primary school teacher education students. Design/methodology/approach: This research uses a quasi-experimental design, using a quantitative approach. Data were collected from 99 students…
Descriptors: Blended Learning, In Person Learning, Misconceptions, Elementary School Teachers
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Sfakianaki, Eleni; Kaiseroglou, Nikolaos; Kakouris, Andreas – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: Primary education (PE) forms the foundation of high-quality education systems, but it is often underestimated. This paper aims to develop and empirically validate a measurement instrument to study the current stage of total quality management (TQM) implementation in PE. Design/methodology/approach: This study developed a seven-dimensional…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Total Quality Management, Primary Education, Measures (Individuals)
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Giner-Gomis, Antonio; González-Fernández, Raúl; Iglesias-Martínez, Marcos J.; López-Gómez, Ernesto; Lozano-Cabezas, Inés – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper aims to explore the perceptions of preservice teachers regarding their learning during the teaching practicum (TP) period in the context of the pandemic. Specifically, the objectives of this study are to analyze the difficulties and the learning consequences perceived by student teachers and also to identify proposals with…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Practicums, Pandemics, COVID-19
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Cohen-Azaria, Yael – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: In 2012, the Israeli Ministry of Education and its Testing and Evaluation Department introduced a new tool to evaluate the quality of kindergarten teachers' work. This paper aims to identify how kindergarten teachers perceive the new multiple domains performance tool. Design/methodology/approach: The study applied a qualitative paradigm…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Kindergarten, Preschool Teachers, Teacher Evaluation
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Aizenberg, Merav – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: The purpose of this current study is to follow the development of preservice kindergarten teachers during the practicum phase of their teacher education studies in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic and following the first period of lockdown. Design/methodology/approach: The sample included 38 preservice kindergarten teachers in their…
Descriptors: Preschool Teachers, Kindergarten, Student Attitudes, Personal Narratives
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Dar, Wahid Ahmad – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2021
Purpose: This paper aims to explore the contextual problems and priorities that create tensions in the implementation of activity-based learning reforms such as learning enhancement through active pedagogy in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). By doing so, it aims to understand the relevance of activity-based learning (ABL) in diverse contexts as…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Elementary School Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Public Schools
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Inan, Serhat; Karaca, Mehmet – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2021
Purpose: The main purpose of this study was to explore the quality assurance practices in teaching English to young learners (TEYL) settings during the sudden switch to digital education. The investigation of the issue was conducted through triple perspectives including institutional, teacher and learner dimensions. Design/methodology/approach: A…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, English (Second Language), Second Language Instruction, Online Courses
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Kibriya, Shahriar; Jones, Gordon – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2021
Purpose: This study aims to evaluate the effect of school safety on standardized learning outcomes for primary-age students in Tanzania, identifying causal direction and magnitudes. Design/methodology/approach: Key dependent variables include standardized learning outcomes in English, reading fluency and math addition problems; while independent…
Descriptors: School Safety, Educational Environment, Elementary School Students, Academic Achievement
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Brinia, Vasiliki; Poullou, Vasiliki; Panagiotopoulou, Angeliki-Rafailia – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2020
Purpose: This paper aims to explore the perceptions of pre-school educators for the application of total quality philosophy in kindergartens in the prefecture of Corinthia, Greece. Dimensions, such as the adoption of quality philosophy in the pre-school unit by the superiors, the active participation of teachers in decision-making and human…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Preschool Teachers, Teacher Attitudes, Kindergarten
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Khanolainen, Daria – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2019
Purpose: In 2010, the Russian Federation began introducing the new educational standards as a national reform designed to improve education quality. This study aims to identify how teachers feel about the reform to evaluate its intermediate effects. Design/methodology/approach: The study took place in Tatarstan, one of the regions of Russia. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Attitudes, Academic Standards, Educational Change
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Wilkerson, Judy R. – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2019
Purpose: K-20 accreditation is contingent on having policies and procedures that provide evidence of quality assurance (QA) and quality improvement (QI), viewed here as the first of two conflicting paradigms, requiring concurrent expressions of excellence and need. Standardized summative assessments using the traditional tabular rubric design…
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Quality Assurance, Educational Quality, Quality Control
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Chatterji, Madhabi; Lin, Meiko – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2018
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to design and iteratively improve the quality of survey-based measures of three non-cognitive constructs for Grade 5-6 students, keeping in mind information needs of users in education reform contexts. The constructs are: Mathematics-related Self-Efficacy, Self-Concept, and Anxiety (M-SE, M-SC, and M-ANX).…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Elementary School Mathematics, Middle School Students, Grade 5
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Avidov-Ungar, Orit – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2018
Purpose: This study aims to examine teachers' perceptions of teacher evaluation (also known as teacher appraisal). In Israel and elsewhere, teacher evaluation is a cornerstone of teaching quality assurance measures; however, detailed knowledge is lacking regarding how teachers themselves perceive it in that context. Design/methodology/approach:…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Evaluation, Educational Change, Elementary School Teachers
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Ismail, Ramlee; Awang, Marinah – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2017
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate how the quality of teachers based on education and training provided under new reform policies in Malaysia affects their earnings outcomes. The study conducted a benefit and returns analysis guided by human capital theory. Design/methodology/approach: The study used survey research methods to…
Descriptors: Human Capital, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Salaries, Foreign Countries
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LeMahieu, Paul G.; Nordstrum, Lee E.; Potvin, Ashley Seidel – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2017
Purpose: This paper is second of seven in this volume elaborating different approaches to quality improvement in education. It delineates a methodology called design-based implementation research (DBIR). The approach used in this paper is aimed at iteratively improving the quality of classroom teaching and learning practices in defined problem…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Educational Quality, Educational Improvement, Educational Research
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