Original Research Paper Learning Environment
Identification of valuable natural factors by the VPS Method from children’s points of view, in order to provide a framework for organizing the school yard space

N. Ahmadpour Samani; A. Farsi Mohammadipour; S.M. Behrooz

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 1-14


  Background and Objective: Addressing the issue of identifying elements of the nature are important to children and increase children's creativity. In such a way that these elements can be presented in a general framework so that designers and architects can rely on them, the most important concepts and ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Game-based Education
The role of game-based education in teaching architecture design (Case study: Architecture design 1- B.A.)

M. Shafaei

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 15-24


  Background and Objective:Currently, different teaching techniques and methods are used in teaching architectural design. Holding architecture education conferences at the national level shows the attention of experts and researchers to the importance of this issue. In recent years, critical, participatory ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronic learning- virtual
A research synthesis of critical success factors of e-learning: A model development

H. Abbasi Kasani; Gh.R. Shams

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 25-39


  learning processes has become an important issue in the field of education around the world. According to the announced statistics, this is spreading rapidly and widely. e-learning, as the most prominent application of ICT, has added a new dimension to the primary and higher education, and the use of ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Curriculum Planning
Evaluation of critical thinking skills in ordinary and gifted secondary math curricula

M. Abadi; N. Noushadi; E. Momtahan

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 40-48


  Background and Objective:The art of arithmetic is as old as man, and critical thinking skills are always one of the tools that human beings use to face life's challenges. We face daily decisions that require reasoning, comprehension, interpretation, analysis, and evaluation of information. Critical thinking ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Data Mining
Application of data mining techniques to predict students' mental health status to improve educational performance

H. Koosha; S. Dangkoub; A. Barzanooni

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 49-62


  Background and Objective: Student mental health data has been recorded in the information systems of the universities across the country for several years, and due to its high volume, conventional statistical and psychoanalytic methods to predict patterns and factors affecting students' mental health ...  Read More

Review Paper Distance Learning
Meta-analysis of the effectiveness of distance education in higher Education learning-teaching activities

A. Mosavi; H. Kaviani

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 63-73


  Background and Objective:Higher education has faced many challenges and issues during the last two decades, among which we can mention the following: inability to produce theoretical knowledge and use of basic and theoretical knowledge produced in other countries. Of the world, the inapplicability of ...  Read More

Review Paper TVET
Promoting Process of Technical and Vocational Education in Iran

M.S. Taher Tolou Del; S.A. Sadat; R. Ali Dehi Ravandi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 74-86


  Background and Objective:Vocational technical education plays an important role in developing productive employment, improving the business environment, making the best use of opportunities and increasing efficiency in the community economy. Therefore, after acquiring specialized knowledge and skills ...  Read More

Original Research Paper e-learning
Assessment of the contents of electronic educational courses of the universities under SCORM standard

N. Ghazanfari; A. Badeleh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 87-97


  Background and Objective:The 21st century is the century of societies moving towards knowledge-based, knowledge sharing and transformation in the axes and basic concepts of life, including education in terms of quantity, quality and speed of presentation. The tendency of the world in recent decades to ...  Read More

Original Research Paper e-learning
Cost and performance modeling and analysis of using e-learning in organization to increase expertise

A. Habibizad Navin

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 98-109


  Background and Objective:Human resources (HRs), as the most important asset of any organization, play a significant role in their goals, competition and success. Thus the training of human resources plays an important role to achieve the growth and success of any organization. Teaching and learning are ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Teacher Education
Explaining principles governing desirable lesson study practice: Case study of Mazandaran Province

A. Pourahmadali; A. Sheykhi Fini; H. Zainalipour; S. Izadi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 110-119


  Background and Objective:The experience of some countries, including Japan, shows that opening the classroom and the whole educational process from design to evaluation to teachers and creating an educational group creates a cycle of gradual improvement of the educational process in the classroom and ...  Read More

Review Paper TVET
Designing a framework for training vocational and technical skill to students at second-level secondary education in academic branch: A qualitative study

A. Naveedy; S.A. Khaleghinezhad; A. Khallaghi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 120-134


  Background and Objective:Skills are the driver of economic growth, and in societies with low skills, the introduction and application of technology, high productivity, and new ways of working are difficult, and in fact delay the improvement in quality of living standards. Therefore, technical and vocational ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Materials Evaluatio
Analysis of the content of Persian textbooks (teaching Persian language to non-Persian speakers) based on learners' age

Z. Bagheri; J. Rahimian

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 135-144


  Background and Objective Age is an important factor in language learning. Sociologically, members of a language community at different ages have different patterns of behavior that change throughout life and through different stages. Age-related linguistic features may be purely lexical or may be phonetic ...  Read More

Original Research Paper e-learning
Identification of strengths, defects, opportunities and threats in MOOC-based curricula in Iran’s higher education system

E. Jafari; K. Fathi Vajargah; M. Arefi; M. RezaeiZadeh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 145-156


  Background and Objective:Although the fields of teaching and learning have changed very little compared to other categories more than two thousand years ago, today, with the help of information technology, it has undergone rapid changes. In recent years, virtual education has emerged as one of the most ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Management
pirituality in workplace of university and academic group leadership effectiveness

Z. Kashaniha; F. Khalvandi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 157-164


  Background and Objective:As universities and higher education institutions nurture productive human capital, they are pressured by educational policymakers and society to function, be accountable, to achieve justice, and to transform society. This necessitates the reconstruction of a new concept of leadership ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Electronic learning- virtual
Assessment of teaching and learning system in e-higher education, Case Study: Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences at the University of Tehran

Kh. Abili; F. Narenji Thani; Z.S. Mostafavi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 165-177


  Background and Objective:Evaluating the quality of the teaching-learning system is a process that is done to improve the quality and increase stakeholder’s satisfaction with e-learning programs, and in line with the development of university e-learning courses, attention to the evaluation of the ...  Read More

Original Research Paper e-learning
The evolution of e-readiness assessment models: From the digital divide to design-reality gap

N. Pouti; H. Moradimokhles; J. Heydari

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 178-190


  Background and Objective:In recent decades, every day we are facing new achievements in the applications of information and communication technology in the field of education and research. These new achievements have changed the expectations of education and research audiences from the level of services ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Modern Educational Approaches
An approach to dynamic and targeted education of architecture basic courses

B. Motiei; F. Mehdizadeh Saradj; Q. Bayzidi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 191-202


  Background and Objective:Architecture is a science in which aesthetics and sensory experiences are very important and creative action is a way of thinking and understanding. The use of combination education in basic courses is very important and combination education is very important in successfully ...  Read More

Original Research Paper e-learning
Comparing the effect of ICT-based education with traditional education on students' academic enthusiasm

B. Azizinejad; F. Allah Karami

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 203-212


  Background and Objective:One of the most important issues that has occupied the education of the country today, is how education faces the opportunities and threats resulting from the expansion and development of information and communication technology and accurate and principled planning for its operation ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Modern Educational Approaches
The effect of green chemistry education based on practical activity on learning and attitude of pre-service chemistry teachers

S. Mirzaei; A. Anaraki Firooz; R. Abdullah Mirzaie

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 213-225


  Background and Objective:Chemistry plays a fundamental role in human civilization and its place in economics, politics and life is becoming more and more prominent and covers a wide range of chemical products such as drugs, dyes, fertilizers, etc. However, the environmental damage caused by it is a major ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Technology
Evaluation of the master curriculum of educational technology in viewpoint graduate student

M. Rahmanpourt; M.J. Liaghatdar; F. Sharifian; M. Rezaee

Volume 13, Issue 1 , January 2019, Pages 226-233


  Background and Objective:Every educational institution and every learner must adapt to the environment for growth and development and have the necessary skills to meet the changing needs of the society. This has special conditions in higher education and among students and graduates, and they are always ...  Read More