Category Archives: Education

On SAGE Insight: (Un)Hidden Figures: A Synthesis of Research Examining the Intersectional Experiences of Black Women and Girls in STEM Education

Special issue: The Challenges and Possibilities of Intersectionality in Education Research From Review of Research in Education This literature review demonstrated the importance and utility of intersectionality as a theoretical and methodological approach to understanding the educational experiences of Black … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Preventing Predictable Problem Behaviors in School Settings

From Beyond Behavior Precorrection is a simple, cost-effective, and quick intervention to manage predictable behaviors across many contexts/settings, and student ages and ability levels. When implemented with fidelity, precorrection can be an effective way to decrease inappropriate behaviors and increase … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Dangerous Education: The Occupational Hazards of Teaching Transgender

From Sociology On 16 March 2016 news broke in the UK of a transgender equalities initiative that was planned to take place in a primary school in East Sussex under the headship of Emma Maltby. The initiative gave rise to … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Does instructional video footage improve tackle technique for rugby players?

Article title: Does instructional video footage improve tackle technique? From International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching Participation in men’s and women’s rugby is increasing in the United States with a 350% rise in participation since 2004. As a collision … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The Five Cs of Positive Youth Development in a school context

Article title: The Five Cs of Positive Youth Development in a school context; gender and mediator effects From School Psychology International The positive youth development (PYD) perspective has gained increased attention in research, addressing strength and resource perspectives on developing … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The State of Unequal Educational Opportunity: Special Issue on the Coleman Report 50 Years Later

Guest Editor : Margot I. Jackson and Susan L. Moffitt The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science In the 50 years since the Equality of Educational Opportunity survey (EEOS) first appeared in print, tens of thousands … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Mobiles in class?

From Active Learning in Higher Education At a time when many homes are filled with electronic gadgets, educationalists are attempting to gauge how much technology to bring into classes. A key issue for both students and staff at universities and … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Food and Campus Politics in India

Article title: Food Politics and Counter-Hegemonic Assertion in Indian University Campuses From South Asia Research Recently, heated debates concerning food politics have erupted at some of the most prestigious institutes of higher education in India. Students demand inclusion of beef … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Understanding the motivation and transformation of White culturally responsive professors

From Journal of Adult and Continuing Education According to the National Center for Education Statistics, the rising enrollments of native and international students of color are changing the population demographics of predominantly White institutions of higher education in the United … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Adaptation of Gaming Features for Motivating Learners

From Simulation & Gaming Many learning environments are quickly deserted by learners, even if they are efficient. Gamification of learning environments is a recent approach used to enhance learners’ motivation and participation.  In this article, authors are interested in gamification in order to address … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: STEM Pathways: Do Men and Women Differ in Why They Enter and Exit?

From AERA Open The United States is among one of the countries that strive to be the world leader in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. There are drastic differences that exist in the number of males and females … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The Great Asian International School Gold Rush

Article title: The Great Asian International School Gold Rush: an economic analysis From Journal of Research in International Education The number of international schools is growing, especially in Asia. This presents competitive challenges; most obviously for student recruitment and retention. … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: International Students Learn About Race and Racism While Pursuing Higher Education in the USA

Article title: Learning Race and Racism While Learning: Experiences of International Students Pursuing Higher Education in the Midwestern United States From AERA Open The United States is a leading destination for international students seeking to study in another country. This … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Bullying-related behavior in adolescents with autism

Article title: Bullying-related behavior in adolescents with autism: Links with autism severity and emotional and behavioral problems From Autism This study provides a broad perspective of bullying in a sample of students with autism spectrum disorder in a special educational … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: How do students with debt fare in community college?

Article title: Impact of Community College Student Debt Levels on Credit Accumulation,” From The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Community college students who borrow up to $1,999 in student loans during their first two years … Continue reading

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