Original Research Paper Learning Environment
Automatic recognition of retinal diseases using mathematical models of image processing, based on multilayer-dictionary learning

A. Montazeri; M. Shamsi; R. Dianat

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 234-248


  Background and Objective:Image processing is one of the most important issues in the field of artificial intelligence, which is used in various industrial, medical, military, and security systems. One of the most important applications of image processing is the extraction of different types of classification ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Learning Environment
Natural Learning; an Observational Study of Children Behavior In Kavikonj Nature School

S.M. Behrooz; E. Zarghami

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 249-262


  Background and Objective:The child's healthy development is the path to achieving the necessary abilities to guide him to adulthood and participation in the mature life of the society. Child development includes biological, psychological, and emotional changes that occur from birth to adolescence. Neuronal ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Teacher Education
An Investigation of the Iranian English Language Teachers’ Attitude on the Concept of Glocalization Through a One-of-a-kind Questionnaire

E.A. Salimi; M.M. Safarzadeh

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 263-273


  Background and Objective:Globalization and moving towards an interconnected international community has been facilitated through major changes in the field of technology such as the advancement of digital communications and the continuous transfer of large volumes of data around the world and the advances ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Learning Environment
Characteristics and elements of primary school open space’s design based on EI in learning process from professional’s perspective

H.S. Shams Dolatabadi; F. Mozaffar; N. Malek; B. Saleh Sedghpour

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 274-283


  Background and Objective:The school yard plays an important role in the formation of the student's personality by providing opportunities for various activities, especially in the early stages of the formation of their social abilities. Creating a sense of belonging to the school can have a significant ...  Read More

Original Research Paper E-Lerning
Evaluate and ranking the affecting factors in developing e-learning in higher education with fuzzy multi-criteria decision-making approach

F. Rahmani; H. Ahmadi; E. Ghanbari; S.M. Khorasani Kiasari

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 284-298


  Background and Objective E-learning is a method of teaching that uses a combination of information and communication technology capabilities to facilitate and improve learning. The combination of these facilities provides opportunities for the learner to access the course and curriculum at any time, ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Modern Educational Approaches
Proposing a criteria-based assessment pattern for architectural design studios

S. Rezaei Ashtiani; J. MahdiNejad

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 299-314


  Background and Objective:Architecture education is one of the most important issues in the development of architecture. In this decade, universities and colleges are increasingly committed to effective assessment of students to improve students' learning, and not just giving them a grade. The importance ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Modern Educational Approaches
Classification of learning styles using behavioral features and twin support vector machine

J. Nasiri; A.M. Mir; S. Fatahi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 316-326


  Background and Objective:Internet and computer access have created opportunities for e-learning. Easier access to resources and freedom of action for users is one of the benefits of e-learning. However, e-learning is not as attractive and dynamic as traditional or face-to-face instruction, and in these ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Curriculum Planning
On the evaluation of the math curriculum of 10 grade of high school from the view point of the math teachers

G.A. Ahmady; H. Sheikholeslami; A. Assareh; E. Reyhani

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 327-339


  Background and Objective:The role of mathematics in various fields of science and technology and its usefulness in improving human life has been so effective and irreplaceable that it has been called the mother of sciences. Therefore, the development and improvement of mathematics curricula has always ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Technology
Investigating and identifying an interactive mobile learning model for improving the safety in the Railway

R. Sharifi; Gh. Bazaee; H. Asadzadeh

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 340-350


  Background and Objective:Rail transport is one of the most important infrastructures for the development of the country due to its special advantages and adaptation to the environment. Article 24 and 25 of the economic affairs of the general policies of the Sixth Development Plan emphasizes the priority ...  Read More

Review Paper Educational Robotics
The nature and rationale of the robotic curriculum in elementary school

R. Mansouri Gargar; A. Hoseini Khah; M. Alemi; Z. Niknam

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 351-369


  Background and Objective:As widespread changes have occurred in the community, the use of technology has also expanded. To effectively prepare for and cope with evolving of this century we need to design and develop special curricula. Educational robotics is an advanced technology that requires special ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Technology
Investigating the role of virtual tests in reducing stress from the perspective of faculty members and students of Payame Noor University

Sh. Ranjdoust

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 370-378


  Background and Objective:Test anxiety is one of the state stresses that is closely related to the performance and academic achievement of millions of students in educational centers. People with high test stress, unlike those with low test stress who often pay attention to homework-related variables, ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Learning Environment
The Effect of Optimal Design of the Learning Space on Creativity Promoting

Y. Movahedi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 379-385


  Background and Objective:Creativity, is one of the great features of human thinking. One of the creative support strategies in cognitive education and increasing creativity is designing educational space. The educational space designed to enhance creativity should provide students with the opportunity ...  Read More

Review Paper
The Structural Model of National Knowledge Creation Processes: An Interpretative Structural Modeling Approach

Gh. Azari Arani; J. Rezaeenour

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 386-400


  and organizations, each of which in turn is moving toward becoming a foundational science because incompatibility with global developments leads to failure. So organizations need to have the flexibility to change their structure, goals, strategies, and vision. One of the tools used to create a knowledge-based ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Technology
On the impact of using smart boards on improving EFL learners' motivation and learning of phrasal verbs

G. Ali Bakhshi; M. Zeinali; M. Bakhtiarvand

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 401-408


  Background and Objective:One of the new developments in educational technology that is currently widely used in classrooms to increase students' learning and motivation is the smart board. Smart board is an educational tool that allows computer images to be displayed using video projector on the board. ...  Read More

Original Research Paper E-Lerning
Design and Validation of quality improvement model of virtual learning in Farhangian University (mixed method)

M. Esmaeilnia; H. Kouhestani; A. Maghul

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 409-427


  Background and Objective:Higher education administrators are looking for ways to increase the number of courses and disciplines. While university budgets are steadily declining, they are forced to increase their distance learning courses to meet the growing needs of learners during budget constraints ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Modern Educational Approaches
Investigating the role of student's teaching method on promoting their creativity Case studies: students of "Understanding and expressing the environment" course in the field of architecture1

S.E. Beladi Dehbozorg; M.H. Kaboli; A.A. Heidari

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 428-438


  Background and Objective: Creativity is one of the basic and constructive features of human beings, that has an effective role in the growth and development of the individual and human civilization, and it is the basis of scientific and artistic inventions and achievements. Part of a person's creativity ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Modern Educational Approaches
A New Classification Model Fuzzy-Genetic Algorithm for Detection of learning disability of Dyslexia in Secondary School Students

F. Rezaee; Rahil Hosseini; Mahdi Mazinani

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 439-448


  Background and Objective Learning disability is a neurological disorder. Simply, learning disabilities result from a person's misunderstanding of the brain. Children with learning disabilities are more accurate and intelligent than their peers, but they may have difficulty in reading, writing, pronouncing, ...  Read More

Original Research Paper E-Lerning
Providing E-learning model on teachers' satisfaction from learning in Ardabil Islamic Azad University

Kh. Sarboland

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 451-461


  Background and Objective Implementing training and improving human resources allows people to effectively continue their activities and increase their efficiency in accordance with organizational and environmental changes. As a result of the increasing complexity and wast development of specializations ...  Read More

Original Research Paper E-Lerning
Investigation of the barriers of developing E-learning in college of agriculture, Bu-Ali Sina University (Comparison of the opinions between faculty members and graduate students (MA and Ph.D.) of the Faculty of Agriculture, Bu-Ali Sina University

Kh. Mirzaei; H. Saadi; M. Sepahpanah

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 462-470


  Background and Objective The issue of improving the quality of education has always been considered and is becoming more and more important in recent years. Recent advances in the computer and information technology industry, the introduction and emergence of information networks and communication technologies, ...  Read More

Original Research Paper E-Lerning
Design and Validation of Virtual Social Networks of Iran’s Schools

M. Zareei; E. Zaraii Zavaraki; Kh. Ali Abadi; A. Delavar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , April 2019, Pages 471-483


  Background and Objective: The opportunity to participate and interact more in the learning process on social media is a good incentive to use alternative social media tools, in addition to the usual LMS. In contrast, when using Web 2.0 tools such as social media, the learner is placed in a learning community ...  Read More