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The worlds of James Jeffery, Victorian teacher.
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 1995)
This thesis closely studies the career of James Jeffery as a teacher, teacher politician and newspaper columnist from the earliest days of the national system of primary education (1879) through to his retirement in ...
Making connections : conceptions of teaching and learning in secondary teacher education.
(University of Canterbury. Christchurch College of Education, 1997)
This thesis investigates the conceptions of teaching and learning held by a small group of students completing a one year course in secondary teacher education at the Christchurch College of Education. Seven students ...
Development and evaluation of Cloze screening tests as measures of comprehension ability in adult readers.
(University of Canterbury. Department of Education, 1994)
This project was designed to develop an assessment appropriate to NZ adults with reading difficulties. It is intended to provide a reading: comprehension level with which teachers and tutors can make informed decisions on ...
The effects of reinforcement on the self correction rates of six year old children.
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 1993)
A comparison of skills in the transition from secondary to university mathematics.
(University of Canterbury. School of Sciences and Physical Education, 1994)
In this study two groups of first year university mathematics students were qualitatively assessed for differences in task specific knowledge, understanding and problem solving skills. Individual interviews were conducted ...
Proposed identification and description of Socrates' method of examination.
(University of Canterbury. School of Educational Studies and Human Development, 1999)
Socrates' first mission to understand the riddle of the Oracle led him to a definition of wisdom. His second method was to help others discover this wisdom and from this discover how to live the good life. Plato portrays ...
The investigation of student understanding of atomic structure and bonding
(University of Canterbury. Dept. of Education, 1996)
This purpose of this research project was to determine if there were misconceptions about atomic structure and bonding among Form 6 chemistry students. A questionnaire was given to 110 students from six classes in four ...