Essays about: "judgments of learning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words judgments of learning.

  1. 1. RE-LEARNING PEACE Acculturation in young adult refugees’ conceptions of violence following migration to Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Yuko Mori; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Violence; Refugee; Conception; Migration; Change;

    Abstract : Aim:The general goal of this study is to assess whether and how refugees’ understanding of violence changes, in their own view, following migration, given an acculturation framework that is concerned with the individual psychology of acculturation. Data collection and analysis focuses (a) on the perceived moral warrant of violence, by asking how refugees distinguish between reasonable and unreasonable force; and (b) the extent to which that distinction, in their own view, has shifted following their migration into Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. Uncertainty`s effect on test-enhanced learning

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Lisa Brännäs; [2019]
    Keywords : uncertainty; test-enhanced learning; test-effect;

    Abstract : The purpose of this bachelor thesis was to evaluate the impact of uncertainty on test-enhanced learning. A within-groups experiment was designed to compare uncertainty under three study and retrieval conditions carried out in a single session; study-restudy-restudy, study-test-test with feedback and study-test-test without feedback. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploiting mobile technology affordances to support second language students using affective learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Yanwen Ma; [2019]
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    Abstract : Self-regulated learning (SRL) which relates to challenges concerning both cognitive and affective learning domains is directly associated with students’ academic performance. It is especially critical for second language learners who need to employ SRL strategies and skills to be able to acquire the target language effectively. READ MORE

  4. 4. Working in a culturally diverse preschool Focus on preschool teachers’ experiences and perceptions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Eleni Tampaki; [2017-02-15]
    Keywords : multicultural education; preschool; life-history research; Teachers’ voices;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the current study is to give the opportunity for teachers’ voices, which have often remained silent, to be heard. Through teachers’ personal stories, the study intends to identify patterns of similarity in order to gain valuable insights of the lived experiences of the preschool teachers working in a multicultural environment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Learning to Rank Using Implicit Feedback andActive Exploration : Applying the Glicko Rating System to a People-Search Context

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : MEIDI TÕNISSON; [2014]
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    Abstract : Learning to rank using implicit feedback is a relatively new supervised machine learning method, in which training data is used in order to automatically calculate search engine document ranking parameters. This thesis describes the implementation and evaluation of a rank learning algorithm with active learning. READ MORE