International Journal of Comparative Education and Development


The Official Journal of the Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong



Table Of Contents: Volume 19 Issue 4

Why teachers and students stay home

Travis J. Bristol

The purpose of this paper is to explore the influences of teacher and student absenteeism across nine public schools (five primary and four secondary) in Guyana, South America.

Geocentralization and Thainess

Jason Lee Carter

Thailand desires to improve its economic competitiveness in the Southeast Asia-Pacific region and utilizes the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report (GCR…

The academic and personal experiences of Mainland Chinese students enrolled in a Canadian Master of Education Program

Jane P. Preston, Anhui Wang

The purpose of this paper is to communicate the positive and challenging aspects of a Master of Education program, as perceived by Chinese students at an Atlantic Canadian…

The MEQUAL scale: measure of service quality in management education

Sanjeev Verma, Ram Komal Prasad

The purpose of this paper is to develop an empirically validated scale to measure the students’ perception of service quality in management education.

Teacher change from a short-term certification programme and its comparison with that of a comparable long-term programme

Tae-Hee Choi

Using teacher certification to induce educational change is a common practice in many countries. However, teacher change from these certification programmes, in…



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