ClassBank TIMSS-Science Corpora

James Stigler
Department of Psychology
UC Los Angeles

Participants: classrooms in 5 countries
Type of Study: classroom
Location: 5 countries
Media type: video

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Citation information

Stigler, J.W., Gallimore, R., and Hiebert, J. (2000). Using video surveys to compare classrooms and teaching across cultures: Examples and lessons from the TIMSS and TIMSS-R video studies. Educational Psychologist, 35, 87-100.

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Project Description

The TIMSS Project (Trends in International Math and Science Study is documented at this Wikipedia site . Unlike materials available elsewhere, the data in ClassBank are linked to the audio and transcriptions are in CHAT. The five countries included are Australia, the Czech Republic, Japan, The Netherlands, and the USA.