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de la Peña Álvarez, Cristina – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2019
Introduction: A current review of the scientific literature reveals that creativity and learning are interrelated; learning is a creative process that involves fundamental, significantly personal changes at all stages of education, but especially in higher education, where it promotes university students' future employability. The objective of…
Descriptors: Creativity, Preservice Teachers, Learning Processes, Academic Achievement
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Usán Supervía, Pablo; Salavera Bordás, Carlos – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2019
Introduction: During the school stage of the students in their schools different personal and academic activities have a decisive influence on the personal and on the performance variables. Therefore, the study of variables such as emotional intelligence, engagement and academic performance will help to understand the relationships between these…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Emotional Intelligence, Learner Engagement, Adolescents
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Hernández, Aurora León; González Escobar, Sergio; González Arratia López Fuentes, Norma Ivonne; Barcelata Eguiarte, Blanca E. – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2019
Introduction: The aim of this research was to explore whether the variables of academic stress, academic self-efficacy and academic performance are related to resilience, and to compare these variables between groups classified as high and low resilient individuals, in a sample of emerging adults who are university students. Method: A stratified…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Self Efficacy, Academic Achievement, Resilience (Psychology)
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Vicente, Marta Martínez; Riveiro, José Manuel Suárez; Barroso, Carlos Valiente – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2019
Introduction: Executive functions involve cognitive and metacognitive abilities that make up a sophisticated system that monitors and reviews conduct involved in decision-making. These functions are critical for carrying out tasks and adaptive behavior. Among its components are inhibitory and attentional control, planning, self-regulation and…
Descriptors: Executive Function, Elementary School Students, Grade 5, Grade 6
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Cid-Sillero, Sandra; Santiago-Ramajo, Sandra; Martín-Lobo, María Pilar – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: One of the lines of research that has aroused great interest in recent years has been to determine the role played by certain cognitive abilities in academic performance. This article describes the relationship between executive functions (interference, flexibility and planning) and empathy and their influence on the academic…
Descriptors: Correlation, Executive Function, Empathy, Academic Achievement
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Mundia, Lawrence; Shahrill, Masitah – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: When faced with challenges or complications, we typically turn to coping. Coping is a multifaceted and multidimensional construct, with many coping mechanisms developed in the form of questionnaires to measure a number of coping styles. Consequently, when we are not able to resolve a problem, we normally seek help from another…
Descriptors: Coping, Help Seeking, College Students, Academic Achievement
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Kahraman, Nurcan – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: This study aims to explore the effect of students' adoption of approach goals; both mastery and performance approach goals and performance avoidance goals on their motivational beliefs and coping strategy use in science classes from multiple goals perspective. Students' motivational beliefs were examined in terms of self-efficacy and…
Descriptors: Middle School Students, Grade 7, Goal Orientation, Academic Achievement
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Neuenhaus, Nora; Artelt, Cordula; Schneider, Wolfgang; Lingel, Klaus – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: Student's metacognitive knowledge as well as their goal orientations are related to educational achievement. Metacognitive knowledge enables the learner to choose learning strategies in such a way that they are situation-appropriate as well as efficient. It develops in conjunction with domain-related learning activities, which in…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Goal Orientation, Academic Achievement, Secondary School Students
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Ratsameemonthon, Leelie; Ho, Robert; Tuicomepee, Arunya; Blauw, Jon N. – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: Procrastination is a very interesting topic because even if procrastinators could anticipate the negative consequences, they still intentionally do necessary tasks with delay. This may be because some procrastinators receive positive outcomes referred to active procrastinator, but some are not called passive procrastinator. Verifying…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Achievement Need, Motivation, Undergraduate Students
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Jiménez Rodríguez, Virginia; Alvarado Izquierdo, Jesús María; Calaforra Faubel, Patricia Jara – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2018
Introduction: Writing is a tool for constructing and modifying knowledge. However, it is not easy to evaluate spontaneous writing tasks. In the present study, we selected and analysed a series of quality indicators to assess spontaneous or productive writing, examining the level of difficulty of the indicators and the relationship between the…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Writing Skills, Writing Instruction, Difficulty Level
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Balkis, Murat; Duru, Erdinç – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2017
Introduction: Procrastination has become one of the most researched topics due its adverse effects on the both general and student population in social sciences. The general tendency toward delaying academic tasks has been conceptualized as academic procrastination in academic setting. It is a prevalent issue among students and a numerous students…
Descriptors: Gender Differences, Student Behavior, Academic Achievement, Student Satisfaction
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Simón, Hipólito; Casado Díaz, José Manuel; Castejón Costa, Juan Luis – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2017
Introduction: The research has two objectives--to characterise college students who combine work and studies, and their jobs, on one hand; and to analyse the effect of work on various measures of academic performance, on the other. Method: The study is developed using individual information derived from a survey (N = 464) and from university…
Descriptors: Student Employment, Academic Achievement, Foreign Countries, College Students
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Inglés, Cándido J.; Aparisi, D.; Delgado, B.; Granados, L.; García-Fernández, José M. – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2017
Introduction: The aim of this study was to analyze the relationship between sociometric types, behavioral categories and self-attributions for academic failure ("Ability", "Effort" or "External Causes") in "Reading", "Mathematics" and "General". Method: The total sample was composed of…
Descriptors: Academic Failure, Secondary Education, Sociometric Techniques, Foreign Countries
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Ting, Jing Jing; Tarmizi, Rohani Tarmizi; Bakar, Kamariah Abu; Aralas, Dalia – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2017
Introduction: Analysis of lessons held in East Asia regions that perform well in Trends in International Mathematics and Science Studies such as; South Korea, Hong Kong and Japan, demonstrated teachers in mathematics classroom enacted features of the content systematically with consideration of variation within students' capabilities. Recent…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Academic Achievement, Mathematics Instruction, Algebra
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Pozo-Muñoz, Carmen; Garzón-Umerenkova, Angélica; Bretones-Nieto, Blanca; Ligia-Charry, Claudia – Electronic Journal of Research in Educational Psychology, 2016
Introduction: Flow has recently been the focus of research with students in regard to its relation to diverse academic and motivational variables in different educational settings. This brings out the need of more and better tools for evaluation of this construct for the Spanish speaking population. The goal of this study was to validate a Spanish…
Descriptors: Psychometrics, Spanish Speaking, Questionnaires, Statistical Analysis
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