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Wright, Steven C.; Grenier, Michelle; Channell, Kathy – Education, 2012
Physical education teacher education (PETE) students are given opportunities in "early field experiences" (EFEs) to observe and assist experienced teachers in schools. Typically, students are then required to do some autonomous teaching, to give them practical experience in the real world of local schools. Ultimately students will move on to…
Descriptors: Teacher Effectiveness, Majors (Students), Experienced Teachers, Physical Education
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Bowman, Richard F. – Education, 2012
Where trust is an issue, there is no trust. Trust in diverse organizations has never been lower. A shadow of doubt stalks one's every decision to trust collegially and institutionally. Still, colleagues sense intuitively that institutions cannot function optimally without a bedrock level of trust. In academic life, trust is a form of social…
Descriptors: Human Relations, Teacher Leadership, Trust (Psychology), Colleges
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Cubukcu, Zuhal – Education, 2012
Problem Statement: The student-centered teaching is the arrangement of the teaching experience focusing on the students' responsibilities and activities in the learning process which takes into consideration the students' interests, demands and needs. According to this approach, while teaching experiences are planned, different learning strategies…
Descriptors: Interests, Teaching Methods, Teaching Experience, Learning Strategies
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Al Otaibi, Sameera Moharib B. – Education, 2012
The aim of this study is to try to determine the relationship between the cognitive dissonance, the Big-Five Factors (neuroticism, extroversion, openness, agreeableness, and conscientiousness) and the academic achievement. The study also aim to identify differences between female students with high cognitive dissonance and students with low…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Psychological Patterns, Extraversion Introversion, Measures (Individuals)
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Allahyani, Mariam Hameed Ahmed – Education, 2012
The aim of this study is to determine the magnitude of cognitive dissonance present in a sample of female students at Umm Al Qura University, and clarifying the relationship between the cognitive dissonance and decision-making styles. It also aimed to identify differences between female students with high cognitive dissonance and those with low…
Descriptors: Psychological Patterns, Student Attitudes, Measures (Individuals), Correlation
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Ganah, A. – Education, 2012
The motivation of students is regarded as one of the problems in the higher education. One of the reasons for the increasing number of students with low-level of motivation is that there are many students enrolling in universities without adequate level of preparation. Consequently, because of complex material delivered to students and their low…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Student Motivation, Video Technology, Feedback (Response)
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Jaradat, Suhair A.; Almekhlafi, Abdurrahman G. – Education, 2012
Web-based instruction (WBI) is the latest wave of distance education development and one of the most promising instructional modes. Recent WBI research reports have indicated the effectiveness and utility of this instructional method for students and teachers. However, the relationships between the variables that have an impact on WBI have not…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Internet, Web Based Instruction, Student Teachers
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Cavaliere, Frank; Mayer, Bradley W. – Education, 2012
Undergoing the accreditation process of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) can be quite daunting and stressful. It requires prodigious amounts of planning, record-keeping, and document preparation. It is not something that can be thrown together at the last minute. The same is true of the five-year reaccreditation…
Descriptors: Accreditation (Institutions), Critical Thinking, Educational Assessment, Business Administration Education
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Kinne, Lenore J.; Faulkner, Shawn A. – Education, 2012
Teacher work sample methodology is a form of performance assessment that requires the teacher to describe, analyze, and reflect on student assessment data to improve both instruction and student learning. Some teacher preparation programs have adopted teacher work sample methodology as a means of teaching teacher candidates to gather and analyze…
Descriptors: Performance Tests, Performance Based Assessment, Teaching Methods, Work Sample Tests
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Horyna, Brittney; Bonds-Raacke, Jennifer M. – Education, 2012
The current study examined the relationship between the variables: school size, motivation, and college attendance to determine if the size of a student's high school, along with his/her motivational tendencies, influenced the student's choice to pursue a college education. Data was gathered from college students attending a small mid-west…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Enrollment, College Attendance, Incentives
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Safar, Ammar H.; Alqudsi-Ghabra, Taghreed M.; Qabazard, Nedaa M. – Education, 2012
Information and communication technology (ICT) has been integrated as an educational tool in the late 1950's and the beginnings of 1960's. Many research and conceptual papers over the past decades have documented its importance on enhancing students' education and learning across all subject areas and grade levels. Our twenty-first century modern…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Foreign Countries, Visual Learning, Computer Software
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Al Ali, Mohammad A.; Olaimat, Fatima M. – Education, 2012
This study aimed at evaluating the textbook used for teaching Arabic for speakers of other languages at the International Institute for Teaching Arabic for Speakers of Other Languages at the University of Jordan from the perspective of instructors who taught the book and the students who studied it. The study aimed at identifying the points of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Semitic Languages, Second Language Instruction, Textbooks
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AlKandari, Nabila – Education, 2012
The purpose of this study was to determine students' communication in the college classroom through faculty-led methods of enhancing classroom participation. The students in this study perceived that faculty members work to engage them in various classroom activities and enhance their participation through discussions, debates, dialogue, group…
Descriptors: Class Activities, Learning Activities, Educational Change, Classroom Communication
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Lyubartseva, Ganna; Mallik, Uma Prasad – Education, 2012
Numerous studies suggest that attendance may be one of the key factors which influence student performance. Although there have been many studies in introductory science courses, there have been virtually no studies which analyze and compare students' performance from different types of institutions as well as different level of classes. Our study…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Advanced Courses, Program Effectiveness, Biochemistry
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Ebrahim, Ali H. – Education, 2012
This study examined educational factors that positively influenced the confidence of students training to be elementary science educators (self efficacy). Specifically, it compared the impacts of a science method course and a practicum teaching course on Kuwait University students. Using a pre/post design, The Science Teaching Efficacy Belief…
Descriptors: Self Efficacy, Elementary School Teachers, Foreign Countries, Practicums
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