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Study of the effect of drama education on social interaction in high school students
The primary purpose of this qualitative study is to examine high school students’ perceptions o f being involved in creative drama, and the effect o f this involvement on their social interactions. All data was collected, ...
Teachers' beliefs about classroom management
Study group : 4 teachers at the primary-junior level in 2 elementary schools in Northwestern Ontario.
Relationships between perception of workplace, death anxiety, knowledge and attitudes toward care of the dying among palliative care nurses
This study describes the relationships between perception o f workplace, death anxiety, knowledge and attitudes toward care of the dying among palliative care nurses. The study was conducted on a sample of 48 nurses ...
Portrayal of dominance in children's myth, story and legend : implications for educational administrators
This research views a theory of dominance from the perspective that dominance represents an integration of dialectical support and control dimensions. The design of the inquiry applies an adaptation of Hersey and Blanchard's ...
An Analysis of Ontario's pre-service teacher candidates' attitudes and approach towards teaching the Holocaust
Unexpectedly, 79% of the respondents expressed no discomfort in teaching lessons about the Holocaust, despite the complexity and sensitivity of the topic. Respondents indicated the necessity of Holocaust Education as a ...
Reader response as a focal practice in foreign language acquisition
This study describes the implementation of the reader response as a focal practice approach (Sumara, 1995) in a third year, Spanish as a foreign language class in a university setting, the nature of engagement and response ...
Folk schools: slow education for fast times
Folk schools are an enduring vision of nineteenth-century Danish philosopher Nikolai Severin Grundtvig. These schools for life offer non-competitive, non-vocational, residential, youth and adult education. This thesis ...
Adoption of a cooperative learning teaching strategy in a bachelor of science in nursing course
The purpose of this case study was to examine the ways in which cooperative learning was used in a senior Bachelor of Science in Nursing course. The subject of the case study was the professor who taught the senior ...
Rethinking radical education : a conceptual analysis
For decades, there have been concerns with the contemporary Western education system. Many parents are choosing home schooling or schools with alternative programs. During this period, and earlier, reform theorists have ...
Postmodern imaginative constructivism for STSE understanding
The influences of science and technology on society and the environment (STSE) have been an integral component of the formal educational curricula for four decades, and yet industrialized countries frequently struggle ...