Original Research Paper Education technology - Evaluation and testing
Comparing the Effectiveness of Chemistry Laboratory Instruction Using Educational Software Versus Traditional One on Students' Educational Progress

A. Karami Gazafi; J. Younesi; A. Azizian

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 1-9


  : The purpose of this thesis is to compare the educational effectiveness of Chemistry laboratory in second grade of high school by using the educational software and traditional method . The independent variable was teaching method and the dependent variables were attitude and knowledge. The study has ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Education technology - Lifelong learning
The Effect of Knowledge and Applying Educational Technology by Teachers in Improving Quality of Students Learning Process

E. Samari; M. Atashak

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 11-21


  This paper aims to study of knowledge and applying educational technology teachers in learning process of students with problem solving and systematic approaches in experimental science has been in primary education. In this study, two methods: descriptive study (survey) and semi-experimental that design ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Education technology - higher education
Designing an Automated Timetable for University Courses Using Genetic Algorithms

A.H. Monajemi; S. Masoudian; A. Estaki; N. Nematbakhsh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 23-37


  Designing timetables, for example course timetables in an institute, is one of the most complicated and time-consuming challenges for personnel. Automating it, not only can help the personnel to manage their work better, but also can be considered as a desired sample to assess the ways of planning and ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Technology Psychology
The Effectiveness of Business Stressful Factors on Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University Staff Performance

S.A. Oustai

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 39-46


  This study by the title of the effectiveness of business stressful factors on staff performance has been carried out to determine those factors that affect the administrative and instructional productivity of the personnel in the university. The purpose of this paper is not only to find the business ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Educational Management
Examining the Effective Factors on the Stability of the Entrepreneur University

H. Safarzadeh; M. Ahmadi Sharif; G.R. Kargarian Marvasti

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 47-61


  Developing the production centers of knowledge, technology and technical skills is the requirement of economic growth in the third millennium. Entrepreneurship can be considered as one of the important engines of growth and development. At this point, the role of entrepreneur and entrepreneurship in ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Architecture
"Visual Analogy" and its Position in Creative Education of Architectural Design

M. Khakzand; F. Mozafar; M. Feizi; M. Azimi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 63-72


  : This paper describes "Drawing Analogies", a shape based reminding program that uses freehand sketches to index and retrieve visual references for creative architectural designing.Architecture students and professional designers often employ reference images from books, magazines and other visual collections ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Preparation and compilation of electronic content
A Framework for ‍Classification, Rating, and Extraction from Learners’ Annotations to Produce Learning Contents in E-Learning Systems

S.F. Noor Behbahani; A. Kardan

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2010, Pages 73-81


  Nowadays e-learning has an important role as a collaborative learning environment in education. Obviously one of the most important challenges in e-learning is to produce appropriate learning contents for learners. One solution could be selecting and edit appropriate annotations being placed by learners. ...  Read More