Science Journal of Education

Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020

  • Digital Natives – The Journey Begins: Digital Technologies Action Research

    Gayle Stone

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: Apr. 13, 2019
    Accepted: Jan. 17, 2020
    Published: Feb. 11, 2020
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    Abstract: As educators our primary focus is to scaffold knowledge and concepts so that students are prepared for the future and ultimately the workforce. Due to the rapidly changing digital technological advances there has been debate in education on how we provide the skills and knowledge for students so that they become productive and valued members of soc... Show More
  • The Impact of Professional Development on Dialogic Teaching for Science Teachers in Saudi Arabia

    Saeed Almuntasheri

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020
    Pages: 8-13
    Received: Jan. 06, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 27, 2020
    Published: Feb. 11, 2020
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    Abstract: This study investigates the impact of a professional development that embed interactive/dialogic strategies on the enactment of these strategies to teach science-based inquiry in Saudi Arabia. Seventeen science teachers attended the professional development that embed dialogic conversation into teaching science-based inquiry. The instrument develop... Show More
  • Family Socioeconomic Status and Deviant Behaviour Among Secondary School Students in Homabay County, Kenya

    Dorothy Anyango Aute, Moses Wesang’ula Poipoi, Okaya Edward Khasakhala

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020
    Pages: 14-21
    Received: Jan. 13, 2020
    Accepted: Feb. 04, 2020
    Published: Feb. 25, 2020
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    Abstract: Every society has its norms that govern the behaviour of its members thus any behaviour contrary to the norms of the society is considered deviance. There are a number of factors that are associated with deviance and one of them is poverty. The socioeconomic status of a family affects virtually all the aspects of life in that family including physi... Show More
  • Teaching Reform of Clinical Medicine in Western Comprehensive University

    Xueling Chen, Xian Wang, Xinzhi Li, Le Zhang, Hong Zou, Xuelian Pei, Lei Zhao, Fang Wu, Jun Hou

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020
    Pages: 22-26
    Received: Feb. 08, 2020
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    Published: Apr. 14, 2020
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    Abstract: With the rapid development of medical education, how to train high-quality medical talents in line with social needs is an important problem of medical education reform faced by western medical colleges with lack of faculty and limited medical resources. Based on promoting the excellent physician program of the ministry of education, medical colleg... Show More
  • Research on Modeling and Simulation of Agent-based Intelligent Teaching System

    Yang Yang

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 1, February 2020
    Pages: 27-31
    Received: Feb. 29, 2020
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    Published: Apr. 14, 2020
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    Abstract: With the development of information technology such as Artificial Intelligent and mobile computing, various kinds of education concepts or products have become a reality which great promote the development of educational innovation. Nowadays more and more attention are put on the reform of teaching mode, such as MOOC, SPOC, Micro-Course and so on. ... Show More