Essays about: "education quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 323 essays containing the words education quality.

  1. 1. ILSA-the subordination of Education to Economic Theory (ILSA-Wirtschaftstheorie statt Bildung)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Anders Lindqvist; [2017-01-20]
    Keywords : ILSA; comparative education; EB; human capital; concepts; quality; standard; assessment;

    Abstract : Narrative: In the beginning of the 21st century a trend became apparent; the increasing production of education monitoring data. It was the outcome of international large scale assessments (ILSA) breakthrough; quantitative comparative education (QCE) studies said to be able to give important information on the state of education systems. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is Private Education Worth it? Evidence from the Free Primary Education Reform in Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Wallström; [2017]
    Keywords : Education; Quality; Free; Sorting; Kenya; School choice; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In 2003, Kenya introduced a nationwide Free Primary Education (FPE) reform, abolishing school fees in all public primary schools. As a result, enrolment rates in public primary schools rose by 15 percent, putting significant pressure on the educational system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Patient Safety Improvement with Crew Resource Management : transformation from a blame culture to a learning culture

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Rolf Bive; Bo Enbom; [2017]
    Keywords : Crew Resource Management; Incident Reporting; Learning Culture; Patient Safety; Professionalism;

    Abstract : Background Being able to learn from mistakes is a vital aspect of nurse’s professionalism and increasing patient safety. With Crew Resource Management methodologies, aviation and other High Risk Organisations have succeeded in enabling learning cultures that should be applicable also to healthcare. READ MORE

  4. 4. Success Factors and Challenges for E-learning Technologies in the Namibian Higher Education System : A case study of the University of Namibia

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Christoffer Mässing; [2017]
    Keywords : E-learning; success factors; challenges; developing countries; ICT; ICT4D; qualitative case study; Namibia; higher education; open and distance learning; access; user motivation; user attitude; user awareness; systematic approach; evaluation and analytical challenges; transforming the education;

    Abstract : Education is one of the deciding factors for poverty alleviation and economic growth. Governments of developing countries is struggling to meet the demand for qualitative education and the nation of Namibia is no exception. READ MORE

  5. 5. How managers, academics and students use performance information under conditions of conflicting institutional logics and ambiguity : A case study of a Swedish university

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Sektionen för hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Mattias Sandgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Public sector; management control systems; university sector; higher education; performance information; institutional logic; ambiguity; decision-making;

    Abstract : A “new public sector” arose during 1980-1990s because of the pressure to utilize public funds more efficiently. The change is commonly known as New Public Management (NPM) and initiated a change towards private sector accounting technology, logics and a series of other management tools. READ MORE