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Shen, Shawn – Multicultural Education Review, 2019
Along with its multicultural transformation, Korea is experiencing structural challenges of multicultural education that has been often criticized as assimilation driven and immigrant education oriented. In fact, multicultural education targeted at the Korean public should be as equally important as the newly arrived migrants, if not less. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Multicultural Education, Teaching Methods, Geography Instruction
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Krohmer, Maxim; Budke, Alexandra – Review of International Geographical Education Online, 2018
Innovation is an integral part of much of today's society, including geography teaching. Geography education has the potential to develop through innovative approaches to the formation of methods and content in the classroom. The concept of innovation is much discussed, but there has been minimal research into teachers' actual understanding of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Geography Instruction, Teacher Attitudes, Teachers
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Dixon, Mark R.; Stanley, Caleb; Belisle, Jordan; Galliford, Megan E.; Alholail, Amani; Schmick, Ayla M. – Analysis of Verbal Behavior, 2017
The present study evaluated the efficacy of a stimulus-equivalence training procedure in teaching basic geography skills to two children with autism. The procedures were taken directly from a standardized training curriculum based in stimulus equivalence theory called "Promoting the Emergence of Advanced Knowledge Equivalence Module"…
Descriptors: Children, Teaching Methods, Stimuli, Training
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Goldhaber, Dan; Krieg, John; Naito, Natsumi; Theobald, Roddy – Educational Researcher, 2021
We use a unique dataset of student teaching placements in the State of Washington and a proxy for teacher shortages, the proportion of new teacher hires in a school or district with emergency teaching credentials, to provide the first empirical evidence of a relationship between student teaching placements and teacher shortages. We find that…
Descriptors: Student Teaching, Teacher Shortage, Teacher Distribution, Teacher Placement
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Turan, Zeynep; Meral, Elif; Sahin, Ibrahim Fevzi – Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 2018
Augmented reality (AR) technology is commonly used in education. AR offers a combination of the virtual and real world; thus, it can help students in learning abstract and complex subjects. The purpose of the current study was to determine the impact of mobile AR technology on achievement, cognitive load levels and views of 95 first-year…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Electronic Learning, Handheld Devices, College Students
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Adedokun-Shittu, Nafisat A.; Ajani, Adedeji Hammed; Nuhu, Kehinde Muritala; Shittu, AbdulJaleel Kehinde – Education and Information Technologies, 2020
The emergence of new technological innovations in classroom has brought about greater changes in pedagogy especially in concepts related to abstraction such as Geography. Geography teaching and learning particularly elements of physical Geography, is mostly approached in a conventional pedagogical manner even as the concept consist abstractions.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Geography, Computer Simulation, Tests
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Ababio, Bethel T.; Dumba, Hillary – Review of International Geographical Education Online, 2014
This article empirically assessed the extent to which geography teachers adhered to the Ghana Education Service policy guidelines on the teaching of geography at the Senior High School Level in Ghana. Census survey was used to collect data from seven geography teachers because of the researchers' objective of gaining a quick insight into the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Geography Instruction, High Schools, Secondary School Teachers
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Metoyer, Sandra; Bednarz, Robert – Journal of Geography, 2017
This article provides a description and discussion of an exploratory research study that examined the effects of using geospatial technology (GST) on high school students' spatial skills and spatial-relations content knowledge. It presents results that support the use of GST to teach spatially dependent content. It also provides indication of an…
Descriptors: Spatial Ability, Geography Instruction, Teaching Methods, Geographic Information Systems
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Tilling, Stephen – Curriculum Journal, 2018
Fieldwork has always been an important component in the teaching of ecology in England's secondary schools where it has been delivered almost exclusively as part of the biology curriculum for nearly 70 years. However, historical evidence shows that both the quantity and quality of ecology fieldwork has been declining in recent decades at a time…
Descriptors: Secondary Schools, Foreign Countries, Biology, Science Instruction
Wessell, Jonathan E. – Geography Teacher, 2016
Throughout his career teaching geography, Johnathan Wessell has always stressed to his students that they already knew a lot about geography before they entered his classroom. He writes in this article that once he convinces his students of this, they begin to realize that geography is all around them, and that they, in turn, begin to shift their…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Professional Associations, Conferences (Gatherings), Professional Personnel
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Kaya, Niyazi – Review of International Geographical Education Online, 2019
This study was carried out with the aim to determine the level of sufficiency of the geography teachers' education, which they received during their undergraduate education, in terms of their professional performance in the official secondary education institutions under the Ministry of National Education in Turkey. This study adopted the survey…
Descriptors: Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Education, Educational Quality, Undergraduate Study
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Moorman, Lynn; Evanovitch, Julia; Muliaina, Tolu – Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 2021
Addressing educational curricula and programs in post-secondary education for Reconciliation brings new opportunities and challenges for geography educators, including decolonizing and indigenizing their own teaching practices and perspectives. A team of geography educators, from vastly different geographies and contexts, explored their…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Indigenous Knowledge, Research Methodology, Higher Education
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Kirman, Joseph M. – Journal of Geography, 2007
This article discusses how poetry can be used for teaching geography. The rational for using and writing poetry, its relationship to the National Standards for Geography, grade levels, pedagogical concerns associated with poetry writing, and subject integration are discussed. There are also classroom activities, sample discussion questions, lesson…
Descriptors: Class Activities, Aesthetics, Learning Activities, Geography Instruction
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DeMers, Michael N. – Journal of Geography, 2010
Coyote teaching emphasizes learning community, long term mentoring, a need for learning, ownership of learning, heightened sensory awareness, storytelling, purposefully designed tricks, and the Socratic method to promote lifelong learning and a new generation of coyote teachers. Many of these methods are found in other educational philosophies but…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Lifelong Learning, Teaching Methods, Mentors
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Dove, Jane – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2017
Children in Georgian and Victorian times were expected to be familiar with the geography of England and Wales. This study analyses some of the resources then available which taught children this information. John Aikin's "England Delineated" is evaluated as a geographical text and then compared with less formal games and puzzles, then on…
Descriptors: Geography Instruction, Teaching Methods, Educational History, Foreign Countries
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