Educational Research and Reviews

  • Abbreviation: Educ. Res. Rev.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1990-3839
  • DOI: 10.5897/ERR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 1956

Table of Content: 10 March; 8(5)

March 2013

Physical education teachers’ organizational commitment

  The aim of this study was to determine physical education teachers’ organizational commitment levels. The sample consisted of 204 physical education teachers working in the city center of Konya in the 2011 to 2012 academic year. The respondents were randomly selected in this research. Data collected for this research by using the Scale for Organizational Commitment was addressed in three different...

Author(s): Hayri DEMIR

March 2013

The relationship between learning approaches of prospective teachers and their academic achievement

  To prepare for future professional challenges, prospective teachers should acquire the capabilities for independent learning. Prospective teachers should know how to learn effectively. In this article, prospective teachers’ learning approaches, learning preference and the relationship between learning preference, learning approaches with achievement and students’ perception of...

Author(s): Eda Gürlen, Sevgi Turan and Nuray SenemoÄŸlu

March 2013

Comparative study of gender difference performance in geography: A case study of some selected schools in Zaria inspectorate division of Kaduna state, Nigeria

  Although, male superiority over females in tasks measuring spatial ability is an accepted truism which has been dominated by many authors, in recent days females claim to be equal to the males in all fields of life. It will be interesting to note that this gender difference in performance on spatial tasks does not appear in all cultures. In order to find out the situation in Zaria, three years data of...

Author(s): Yusuf Yakubu Obadaki and Yakubu Kabirat Omowumi

March 2013

Analysis of students attrition in the sciences subjects areas in Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma

  The study, analysis of student’s attrition in Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Ekpoma Nigeria was carried out to determine the exact number of students who attrite from selected faculties of the university. The study employed the descriptive survey design. Three hypotheses were stated and tested. On the hypothesis which tested the general attrition rate of students, in the 3 faculties the result reveals...

Author(s): Olusi F. I., Akahomen D. O. and Otete C. O.

March 2013

Opinions of the geography teacher candidates toward mind maps

  The purpose of this study is to reveal the opinions of the teacher candidates about mind mapping technique used in Geography education of undergraduate program. In this study, the qualitative research techniques were used. The study group consists of 55 teacher candidates. The teacher candidates have been asked for their opinions about the process via semi-structured interview form. The interviews...

Author(s): AyÅŸegül ÅžeyihoÄŸlu

March 2013

Investigation on views and attitudes of students in Faculty of Education about reading and writing on screen

  The purpose of this research is to determine points of view and attitudes of students of Faculty of Education about reading and writing on screen. In this research, descriptive survey model is used. The working group includes 254 students of UÅŸak University, Faculty of Education. A new measurement tool developed by the researcher was used in this study as a data collection tool. Students in this study...

Author(s): Erol Duran