Essays about: "Institutional Theory"

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  1. 1. EDUCATIONAL ACTION RESEARCH Discovering its applicability in Cambodian pre-tertiary education

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Phearom TY; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : Action research; educational action research; teaching professional development; theory of practice architectures;

    Abstract : Aim:In the case of Cambodia, whose educational system is in the critical stage of reconstruction and reform after emergence from its almost three decades of civil war, action research should be integrated into teaching profession to empower teachers in this educational reforming process. Therefore, this study is essentially aimed at discovering action research in Cambodian education in the three levels of schooling, primary, secondary and high schools to explore its applicability in the recent educational system. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE USE OF TEXTBOOKS IN THE SPANISH SCHOOL CONTEXT An analysis on teachers’ perspectives

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Teresa Peydro Llavata; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : textbooks; school context; teachers; publishing houses; education;

    Abstract : The tendency in the use of textbooks in Spain has raised questions in relation to the way teachers perceive the use of these materials, what are the reasons behind their use and the possible alternatives that can be introduced. With the use of a virtual ethnography, the present dissertation aims to examine a series of forums and blogs and this way, extract the reflections of Spanish teachers among these issues. READ MORE

  3. 3. EDUCATION AND THE CYBERNETIC HYPOTHESIS A synoptic View

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Lars Edvin Björk; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : Cybernetics; education; critical theory; Tiqqun; knowledge;

    Abstract : Aim: Since the end of world war II, western nation states increasingly have moved toward post-national knowledge economy where supranational organizations shape national policy and knowledge has been rendered a commodity. According to writers collective Tiqqun, the underlying master-fiction in this move is one of cybernetic character: the privileging of concepts such as information, control, communication and feedback. READ MORE

  4. 4. Voices of Female Youths Living with HIV/AIDS on their Experiences regarding access and Utilisation of Contraceptives: A case of Kawempe Division Kampala City, Uganda.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Brenda Nanyonga; [2018-07-17]
    Keywords : HIV AIDS; contraception; access to contraceptives; utilisation of contraceptives; experiences of FYLWHA.;

    Abstract : This study aimed at documenting experiences of FYLWHA regarding their access and utilisation of contraceptives with reference to Kawempe division of Kampala city-Uganda. Basically the study was guided by three objectives i.e. READ MORE

  5. 5. Instructional Designers’ and Faculty Learners’ Experiences with Online Course Development Program at a Jesuit University.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Marcin A. Wojnar; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : motivators and inhibitors of online teaching; online faculty experiences; distance education; e-learning; flipped classroom; teaching online; online education; activity theory;

    Abstract : The use of instructional technology in higher education has been growing at astounding rate worldwide, attracting students from diverse geographical locations, beyond the traditional reach. Considerable research exists that explored the strengths and challenges associated with online education and the desirable faculty skills related to online teaching. READ MORE