Original Research Paper Educational Technology
An analytic review on impacts of conceptual map implicated in multimedia on social skills improvement of mentally retarded learners

A. Mirzaie; Z. Khoshneshin; S. Salimi; S.A. Ghasemtabar

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 257-268


  Backgrounds and Objectives:The use of concept maps is one of the new educational approaches that is rooted in the constructivist approach. In constructivism, the importance of knowledge is emphasized by relating the learned information to the new one. In this relational view and based on the concept ...  Read More

Original Research Paper TVET
The evolution process of the vocational education philosophy in Iranian education system

A. Ghaffari; M.R. Ahanchian; A.A. Khallaghi; M. Naderi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 269-288


  Background and Objectives:Although the issue of vocational training has been considered in the history of education in the country, we do not come across a credible scientific document about the philosophy of vocational training. In other words, the study of preliminary evidence showed that the philosophy ...  Read More

Review Paper Mathematics Education
A comparative study of mathematics role in architectural education at domestic and foreign Universities

E. Mohammadzadeh Chineh; H. Soltanzadeh

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 289-301


  Background and Objectives:Architecture training is to enable students to create three-dimensional spaces for human activities or to provide a better environment for human societies. Today, a wide range of different activities in the fields of skills, industry, creativity, knowledge, wisdom, are under ...  Read More

Original Research Paper English teaching
Evaluation of tokens of Communicative Language Teaching in Prospect (1) of junior high school in Iran

R. Nejati; Z. Cheraghi; A. Nasery

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 303-315


  Backgrounds and Objectives:Today, all over the world and in our country, the need to speak English has increased and has caused a lot of demand for learning this language. This need is met through various means such as formal education in schools and colleges, travel to English-speaking countries, and ...  Read More

Original Research Paper e-learning
Comparison of social skills of students in in-person training and online system

M. Falahi; E. Zaraii Zavaraki; D. Nourozi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 317-327


  Background and Objectives:The computer is used as a powerful yet cost-effective tool in people's lives for any work or activity. The use of computers in education has increased dramatically in recent years, and computers and related technologies are now used in many schools around the world. Up to recently ...  Read More

Original Research Paper educational psychology
Construction and validation a scale to measure the quality of the school's yard features Effective on the children physical activity in the school yard

H.R. Azemati; B. Saleh Sedghpoor; Z. Aminifar

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 329-336


  Lack of physical activity is one of the main concerns about children's public health. Physical environment is one of the variables that seems to affect the level of physical activity. The Purpose of this study was to construct and validate competency scale for evaluating physical features promoting the ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Technology Psychology
Useful and harmful effects of using modern communication media (internet, satellite and mobile phone) from female students’ point of view in Bahar city

F. Yazdani

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 337-346


  Background and Objectives:The proliferation of the Internet, video, audio, and mobile media has made many families t to have face-to-face problems with their children. The accepted norms of families are widely questioned and denied by children and cause problems that are dysfunctional and cause a kind ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Teacher Education
A comparison of the professional qualifications among teachers graduated from Farhangian University, former Teacher Education Centers and other universities

H. Vahedi Kojanagh; N. Karimi; R. Rezaei; A. Esmail Pour

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 347-356


  Background and Objectives:In the ideals proposed by experts for education systems in the twenty-first century, the teacher is mentioned as the fulcrum of any change. Competence is a set of knowledge, skills and abilities of a particular job that makes a person successful in performing tasks. In recent ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Education technology - higher education
Brand management in higher education: Effect of brand equity on attracting scientific talents (A measure of university brand identity)

A. Zamani; M. Pouratashi; S. Ghajarbeigi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 357-364


  Background and Objective:One of the activities in the field of branding is brand management, which tries to create value for the brand with accurate and principled policy and timely planning, and then, in order to lead changes for striving to develop and improve it. The university brand succeeds when ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Environment
The role of class interior furniture in improving student learning

Kh. Movahed; Kh. Sajadi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , October 2018, Pages 365-372


  Background and Objectives:Using the architectural environment as an educational tool requires identifying environmental criteria that affect the quality of users' learning. By recognizing the criteria affecting the arrangement and order of space, we can explain the principles for better design of the ...  Read More