NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Teachers12
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 291 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
MacLeod, Kenneth R.; Swart, William W.; Paul, Ravi C. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
This article applies Deming's Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycle of continual improvement to a course taught with both blended and online sections. It uses Relative Proximity Theory, an extension of the Theory of Transactional Distance, to measure the quality of online/blended learning as a function of the obstacles to a student's full engagement with…
Descriptors: Blended Learning, Proximity, Educational Improvement, Educational Quality
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Choi, Sangdo – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSCM) courses may cover supply chain strategies, supply chain classification, and supply chain performance. Familiarity with various manufacturing and logistics firms would help students to better understand such topics. Information on the Dow Jones Industrial Average indexed firms and top 50 supply chain…
Descriptors: Supply and Demand, Business Administration Education, Industry, Classification
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Brau, Rebekah Inez; Gardner, John W.; Webb, G. Scott; McDonald, Jason K. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
We develop a single-class period learning game for the Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) improvement cycle. The experiential activity walks teams through the PDSA problem-solving process as they create paper American footballs and improve their performance using each step of the cycle. The game is one of the first to focus on PDSA. Key benefits include…
Descriptors: Supply and Demand, Class Activities, Educational Games, Experiential Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Blau, Gary; Petrucci, Tony; Rivera, Michael; Ghate, Rujuta – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
Team-based projects continue to be important for structuring work in many organizations, and employees are increasingly using mobile applications (apps) for peer evaluations as part of a performance appraisals process. Since a graduating student can expect to work in a team at some point in their career, exposure to class-related group projects is…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Computer Oriented Programs, Peer Evaluation, Teamwork
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Robbins, Thomas R. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
Project Management is an important skill for business students to develop. Although project-oriented activity is very common, the success rate for projects is poor. Many projects fail due to poor planning. This article describes a multipart class exercise used to teach elements of a project management methodology to undergraduate and graduate…
Descriptors: Program Administration, Business Administration Education, Program Development, Class Activities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kim, Yuna – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
This article reports on an innovative Social Media Marketing Analytics course that was developed to respond to current industry needs for marketing analysts with data-driven and multiperspective marketing strategy development skills. Teaching approaches, resources, and insights are shared to encourage future development of similar courses.
Descriptors: Social Media, Marketing, Data Analysis, Data Use
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Anderson, Joe S.; Williams, Susan K. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
In this project, students asked and attempted to answer questions about themselves by collecting and analyzing data. With the prevalence of big data and business analytics, managers have data and quantitative information available more immediately than ever. However, managers need to understand how to use this information. In this project,…
Descriptors: Data Collection, Data Analysis, Student Projects, Experiential Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Snider, Brent; Southin, Nancy; Cole, Rosanna – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
Rather than providing all the required information as classroom exercises typically do, this international purchase and intermodal transportation competitive in-class exercise intentionally holds back selected supply chain details. This inquiry-based learning (IBL) approach simulates a real-world Distribution Requirements Planning scenario by…
Descriptors: Inquiry, Active Learning, Competition, Class Activities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wathen, Samuel; Rhew, Nicholas D. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
A primary goal of introductory statistics courses is to develop a student's ability to think statistically. To motivate students to this end, the literature suggests that statistics courses use exercises that are relevant and familiar to students. Work in educational psychology highlights the importance of connecting new concepts to pre-existing…
Descriptors: Team Sports, Data Use, Introductory Courses, Statistics
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Johnson, Marina E.; Berenson, Mark L. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
AACSB has now mandated that analytics be integrated into the undergraduate business curriculum. Given that the subject of statistics provides the underpinnings of the developing discipline of business analytics, this article focuses on effective course delivery aimed at enhancing the learning of introductory business statistics in the modern world…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Introductory Courses, Undergraduate Students, Statistics
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
D'Souza, Derrick E.; Daspit, Joshua J.; Sigdyal, Pratigya – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
The use of clickers in the classroom has been linked to student learning. However, studies that examine the effects of clickers on learning often conceptualize a clicker exercise as a single, homogeneous cognitive processing (CP) event. We offer a conceptualization of sequenced cognitive activities that unfold during a clicker exercise. An…
Descriptors: Capstone Experiences, Audience Response Systems, Learning Processes, Cognitive Processes
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Burch, Gerald F.; Giambatista, Robert; Batchelor, John H.; Burch, Jana J.; Hoover, J. Duane; Heller, Nathan A. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2019
Experiential learning activities have been used for over 40 years with the hope that they increase students learning. However, a definitive study that showed their overall effectiveness has not been produced. The purpose of this study is to address this gap in the literature. This meta-analysis examined a 43-year span and identified 13,626 journal…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Outcomes of Education, Meta Analysis, Comparative Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Grandzol, Christian J.; Grandzol, John R. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2018
Supply chain design and constraint management are widely-adopted techniques in industry, necessitating that operations and supply chain educators teach these topics in ways that enhance student learning and retention, optimize resource utilization (especially time), and maximize student interest. The Chantey Castings Simulation provides a platform…
Descriptors: Supply and Demand, Information Management, Experiential Learning, Simulation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Rienzo, Thomas; Chen, Kuanchin – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2018
Analytics is getting a great deal of attention in both industrial and academic venues. Organizations of all types are becoming more serious about transforming data from a variety of sources into insight, and analytics is the key to that transformation. Academic institutions are rapidly responding to the demand for analytics talent, with hundreds…
Descriptors: Business Schools, Business Administration Education, Data Analysis, Skill Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Eom, Sean B.; Ashill, Nicholas J. – Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 2018
The past several decades of e-learning empirical research have advanced our understanding of the effective management of critical success factors (CSFs) of e-learning. Meanwhile, the proliferation of measures of dependent and independent variables has been overelaborated. We argue that a significant reduction in dependent and independent variables…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Success, Models, College Students
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  20