This glossary indexes frequently used research terms. Glossary entries come from different sources: imports, and manual entries by users. The first bulk of glossaries was imported directly from the book Exploring educational research literacy. Others are manually added by different users over time.
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A basic aspect of human culture, where people teach and learn from each other. The formal style of education is called schooling.
A form of research that studies how people teach and learn in formal and informal settings.
Educational transformation refers to systemic changes in the prevailing educational model. Distinguishing itself from the theories that defend reforms or renovations of some elements of the model, maintaining the substance of the traditional teaching and learning process, and its organization and structure.
Source: IGI global
Elearning refers to the use of Internet technologies to deliver instruction.
A type of empirical activity similar to research where the evaluator seeks to determine if a set of promised or described settings or activities match the reality of the situation.
A type of Research Design where all factors except for a treatment effect are controlled so as to isolate the impact of that treatment.