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: December 2008; 3(12)

December 2008

Student self-reports of metacognitive activity in physical education classes. Age-group differences and the effect of goal orientations and perceived motivational climate

  The present study examined age-group differences in students’ self-reports of metacognitive activity in physical education settings.  Five hundred and ten students of public elementary, junior and senior high school provided self-reports concerning the metacognitive processes they use during physical education lessons, their goal orientations and motivational climate of their class. The...

Author(s): Argiris Theodosiou, Konstantinos Mantis and Athanasios Papaioannou

December 2008

The effect of land tenure system on women’s knowledge-base and resource management in Manjiya County, Uganda

  This study examines the status of women in relationship to land ownership, the resources they are exposed to and management practices, consequently its effect on the environment of Manjiya County, Mbale District in (now Manafwa since 2008) Uganda. It was found out that low levels of education limit women’s abilities of creativity and innovativeness to work on the land sustainably. They lack access to...

Author(s): Alice Merab Kagoda

December 2008

Educational experiences and mental health among war-zone immigrants in Toronto

  Previous research suggested that educational engagement may enhance posttraumatic and post-migration adjustment and contribute to overall wellbeing among war-zone immigrants (Stermac et al., 2008). This study examined this further and compared the educational experiences and the health outcomes of immigrant students and non-students who had resided in global war-zones or within areas of extreme civil unrest...

Author(s): Lana Stermac, Paulette Brazeau and Krystle Martin