Analyze the Appropriateness of the Content of the Educational Network - Information Growth with the Needs and Educational Interests of Users

Nayereh Shahmohammadi, Assistant professor, Academic Staff of Organization for Edicational Research and Planning (OERP),Ministry of Education, Tehran, Iran.
2020 Iranian journal of educational sociology  
The purpose of this study was to investigate the appropriateness of the content of the educational network -growth information with the educational needs and interests of its users. Methodology: The present study was applied in terms of purpose and descriptive in terms of implementation method. The research community of students and teachers of the second-high school of Nazarabad city were in the academic year of 2018-19. The sample size was calculated according to the Cochran's formula of 345
more » ... n's formula of 345 students and 105 teachers, who were selected by multi-stage cluster sampling. The research instrument of the researcher-made questionnaire had two forms of student (41 items) and teacher (34 items). Their formal and content validity was confirmed by 10 experts and its reliability by Cronbach's alpha method for both student and teacher forms were 0.98. Was obtained. At the descriptive level, data analysis of central orientation and scattering indicators including mean, standard deviation, frequency and frequency percentage were used, and at the inferential level, t-test was used to test statistical hypotheses. Findings: The findings of the present study showed that the average content of the educational network -growth information in terms of needs and interests of students and teachers and their five dimensions in both groups including knowledge needs, skill needs, attitude needs, interests and thinking ability and problem solving below It was moderate (P <0.05). Conclusion: Due to the incompatibility of the content of the educational network -growth information with the educational needs and interests of students and teachers, it is necessary to design and prepare appropriate content after proper and comprehensive educational needs assessment.
doi:10.52547/ijes.3.1.1 fatcat:5mmuu6r2hrbs3c5ffnc23miejq