Category: Education

Students, primary school, dropout students.

The Prediction of the Rate of the Dropout of the Primary Schools Students by Using the Genetic Algorithm

In this research, the ARIMA model of the time series has been applied for the prediction of the rate of the dropout of the primary schools for the male and female students during the period (2007-2015) by estimating the auto-correlation and partial coefficients. It shows that the time series is

Translate, World, languages.

A Corpus-driven Study of Contrastive Markers in Cantonese‒English Political Interpreting

Political interpreting, as a significant means for foreign language speakers to access a government’s official policies, has been regarded as an intensive and stressful task. Any single misinterpretation or misuse of strategy can lead to regional and even international disputes. It will therefore be interesting to study the pragmatic strategies


Phonological Awareness of Persian Monolingual Children and Kurdish-Persian Bilingual Children

Given the importance of phonological awareness in development of literacy skills, it is essential to consider the possible differences of phonological awareness (PA) among pre-school children to plan for training programs in these courses. For this purpose, two groups of pre-school children at the ages of 5- to 6- years

Mobilephone, Mobile learning, open education.

A Critical Analysis of Mobile Applications for Learning. Study Case: Virtual Campus App

During the last years, the worldwide education has been challenged and innovated by the online and blended learning approaches, and the openness towards Social Media (SM), Open Educational Resources (OERs) and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). University Politehnica of Timisoara, Romania is one of the pioneering higher education institution in

Assessment of the Contributions and Psychological Damages of Technology to the Education at Schools by the Individuals in These Schools

The technology and innovations that it has provided have begun to show their effect on education too as in all other fields of life. Benefiting from the technological innovations in the field of education in developing world will increase students’ compliance to the changing life conditions. Besides that, individuals who

Special education, classroom, teacher, kids.

The Level of Proficiency Of Special Education Teachers and their Opinions on Instructional Technologies

In this study, the aim is to determine the proficiency of special education teachers in terms of using instructional technologies in the TRNC. A total of 80 special education teachers from rehabilitation institutes in Famagusta, Kyrenia, and Nicosia participated in this study in the 2016–2017 education year, of whom 45

Online courses, MOOCs, information technology

How MOOCs Support Collaborative and Conflict management in Schools

Information technology plays a great role to provide the importance of sharing, exchanging knowledge for the development of people and institutions. In this respect, it is crucial to underline the significance of information technology in personal and institutional development. As information technology fosters the context of collaboration, schools have started

Critical thinking, Creativeness.

The Impact of Teaching Critical Thinking on Iranian Students’ Writing Performance and Their Critical Thinking Dispositions

This study was intended to investigate the effectiveness of teaching critical thinking on students’ writing performance and their critical thinking dispositions. To this end, 140 students were selected. 73 students were assigned to the experimental group and 67 were assigned to the control group. The experimental group received instruction in