Essays about: "student achievement"

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  1. 1. A CROSS-COUNTRY STUDY ON THE EFFECTIVENESS OF INQUIRY-BASED AND TRADITIONAL DIDACTIC APPROACHES

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Kadir Isik; [2020-09-10]
    Keywords : Inquiry-based approach; traditional didactic approach; science instruction;

    Abstract : Aim : In past decades, teacher practices in science teaching have changed from perceived traditional ways of teaching to more inquiry-based approaches. The driving force behind this change is the assumption of inquiry-based approach being more effective in terms of student science achievement than the traditional didactic approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. SCHOOL MATERIAL RESOURCES AND STUDENT READING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Linda Gogliotti; [2020-09-10]
    Keywords : PISA 2018; United Arab Emirates educational system; reading achievement; school material resources; Ecological Systems Theory;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aimed to 1) identify differences in overall student reading achievement in the UAE based on student gender, 2) determine if there is school material resource inequity in the UAE based on school location or school type, and 3) measure the effects of school material resources on student reading achievement in the UAE while controlling for other variables.Theory:The theoretical framework used for this study is Bronfenbrenner’s Ecological Systems Theory including the Process-Person-Context-Time model. READ MORE

  3. 3. EDUCATIONAL QUALITY AND EQUITY IN SOUTH AFRICA: EVIDENCE FROM TIMSS 2015

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Ernest Mensah; [2020-09-09]
    Keywords : educational quality; educational equity; teacher quality; instructional quality; teacher qualification; teacher confidence; ocisoeconomic status; ; two-level structural equation modelling; TIMSS; South Africa;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims to investigate the relationship between teacher qualification and characteristics, teacher instructional quality, students’ family socioeconomic background, and student mathematics achievement with the South Africa data from TIMSS 2015.Theory:The dynamic model of educational effectiveness, proposed by Creemers and Kyriakides (2008) in understanding variables within each level and across different levels related (such as student-level and classroom-level), and Input-Process-Outcome (IPO) model, proposed by Goe (2007) was used as the theoretical framework which leads the selection of variables and was operationalized with the achievement and contextual data available in South Africa TIMSS 2015 data. READ MORE

  4. 4. TEACHER QUALITY AND PARENT EDUCATION: THEIR RELATIONSHIP TO STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT IN MATHEMATICS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Azzah Alghamdi; [2020-09-08]
    Keywords : teacher quality; student achievement; parent education; Nordic; Gulf; TIMSS2015;

    Abstract : Aim: The main aim of this thesis is to explore the relationship between studentmathematics achievement, teacher quality (educational level/ specialization)and parents’ educational level in Nordic and Gulf countries. Furthermore, thisthesis seeks to investigate interactions between teacher quality and parents’educational level in their relation to student mathematics Achievement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teacher certification and student achievement - A quantitative study of Swedish compulsory schools

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Zhila Azez; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Teacher certification; student achievement; compulsory schools; Fixed-effect model;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE