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Achievement Motivation in Education

Judith Meece and Charlotte Agger.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online April 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 8490 words.

Achievement motivation theories are used to understand gender discrepancies in motivation across various academic domains. Early on in the field of motivation research, researchers commonly...

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Core Reflection Approach in Teacher Education

Fred A.J. Korthagen and Ellen E. Nuijten.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Teaching Skills and Techniques; Education. 7123 words.

The core reflection approach aims to deepen teacher reflection and development. The approach takes teachers’ core qualities and ideals as the starting point for reflection, and links the...

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Deleuze Studies in Education

David R. Cole.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Educational Strategies and Policy; Education. 7419 words.

Gilles Deleuze (1925–1995) was a French philosopher, who wrote about literature, art, cinema, other philosophers, capitalism, and schizophrenia. His wide-ranging oeuvre has begun to be...

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Democracy and Education in Libya

Abdelbasit Gadour.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Teaching Skills and Techniques; Education; Educational Strategies and Policy. 9182 words.

Looking back at the so-called Arab Spring, one sees people across these countries where the uprisings took place (e.g., Libya) still enduring political repression and change, a growth in...

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Emotion and Teacher Education

Alberto Bellocchi.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online May 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Educational Strategies and Policy; Education; Philosophy and Theory of Education. 10243 words.

Emotion research in teaching and education more generally is a well-developed field of inquiry, offering suggestions for initial teacher education course development and practical...

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Evidence-Based Practices in Special Schooling

David Mitchell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Educational Strategies and Policy. 219 words.

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education. Please check back later for the full article.

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Inclusive and Special Education Services in Rural Settings

Jayanthi Narayan and Nibedita Patnaik.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 467 words.

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The Influence of Teacher Education on Teacher Beliefs

Maria Teresa Tatto.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online April 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Teaching Skills and Techniques; Education. 8866 words.

Beliefs defined as the cognitive basis for the articulation of values and behaviors that mediate teaching practice can serve as powerful indicators of teacher education influence on current...

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Life Stories, Criminal Justice, and Caring Research

Chrissie Rogers.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 10695 words.

In the context of offenders who have learning difficulties, autism, and/or social, emotional, and mental health problems, their families, and professionals who work with them, caring and...

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Managing Behavior or Promoting Engagement?

Jeff Thomas.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Educational Strategies and Policy; Education. 9399 words.

Classroom behavior management has consistently been recognized as a central issue of importance in staff well-being, student success, and school culture. For decades, theories and models on...

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Moral and Character Education

David Ian Walker and Stephen J. Thoma.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online December 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education; Philosophy and Theory of Education. 9043 words.

At core, moral and character education aims to develop the moral person. How this end state develops has been hindered by interest from different theoretical positions, differences between...

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Post-Piagetian Perspectives in the Study of Development

Eduardo Marti.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Philosophy and Theory of Education. 297 words.

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In the...

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Qualitative Research Methods and Students With Severe Disabilities

Karen A. Erickson and David A. Koppenhaver.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 8737 words.

Qualitative research methods, in many forms, have been used to deepen understandings in the field of severe disabilities for decades. Using methods such as individual case studies, grounded...

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Reviews of Teachers’ Beliefs

Helenrose Fives, Nicole Barnes, Candice Chiavola, Kit SaizdeLaMora, Erika Oliveros and Sirine Mabrouk-Hattab.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Teaching Skills and Techniques; Education. 8596 words.

Beliefs refer to propositions that are considered to be true. Teachers’ beliefs refer largely to the beliefs teachers hold that are relevant to their teaching practice. Teachers hold...

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Science Fiction as a Basis for Global Curriculum Visions

Noel Gough.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 277 words.

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Simple and Complex Views of Teacher Development

Jane Jones and Viv Ellis.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online April 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Teaching Skills and Techniques; Education; Educational Strategies and Policy. 11053 words.

Development is a keyword in the vocabulary of teacher education research. Keywords are high-frequency words and phrases that while bringing people together in conversation are...

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Social Emotional Learning and Inclusion in Schools

Laura Sokal and Jennifer Katz.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Health, Education, and Welfare. 9281 words.

Inclusive classrooms provide new opportunities for group membership and creation of effective learning environments. In order to facilitate the success of inclusion as an approach and...

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STEM Education

Stephen M. Ritchie.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online May 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Open Learning, Home Learning, and Distance Education; Educational Psychology; Educational Strategies and Policy; Educational Equipment and Technology. 7162 words.

STEM education in schools has become the subject of energetic promotion by universities and policymakers. The mythical narrative of STEM in crisis has driven policy to promote STEM...

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Teacher Education and Whiteness and Whiteness in Teacher Education in the United States

Cheryl E. Matias, Naomi W. Nishi and Geneva L. Sarcedo.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online December 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education; Philosophy and Theory of Education. 10459 words.

A litany of literature exists on teacher preparation programs, known as teacher education, and whiteness, which is the historical, systematic, and structural processes that maintain the...

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Trauma-Informed Practice for Pre-service Teachers

Carmel Hobbs, Dane Paulsen and Jeff Thomas.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online May 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Teaching Skills and Techniques; Health, Education, and Welfare. 11719 words.

Complex trauma experienced in childhood has detrimental impacts on the brain, learning and socio-moral development, the effects of which can last long into adulthood. A growing body of...

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