Essays about: "education quality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 297 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. Elusive quality of educational research in a context of bibliometrics-based research funding systems. The Case of the University of Gothenburg 2005-2014

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Linda Sile; [2016-08-16]
    Keywords : bibliometrics; quality; performance-based research funding systems; educational research; social epistemology; Sweden;

    Abstract : Aim: This study aims to explore and theorise changes in publishing patterns within educational research in a context where bibliometric indicators are used in calculations for research funding distribution purposes. In theorising these publishing patterns, I discuss how such changes might and might not relate to the quality of educational research. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intergenerational Mobility and Education - Evidence from Latin America

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Linnéa Frid; Désirée Hermann; [2016-07-05]
    Keywords : intergenerational mobility; social mobility; inequality; education; Latin America; gender; ethnicity;

    Abstract : The main objective of this study is to investigate the extent of social mobility in Latin America. Using educational attainment as a proxy for socioeconomic status in 18 Latin American countries, this study estimates ordinary-least-squared regressions of the persistence of educational attainment across generations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Educated to Learn : How to enhance the education of computer science and informatics

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH. Forskningsmiljö Datavetenskap och informatik

    Author : Jasmin Jakupovic; [2016]
    Keywords : Computing; education; higher education; curriculum development; theory and practice; computer engineering education;

    Abstract : The very nature of computer science with its constant changes forces those who wish to follow to adapt and react quickly. Large companies invest in being up to date in order to generate revenue and stay active on the market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Quality education: The case of teacher motivation and attrition in Ethiopia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Klara Giertz; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : There is a clear and recognized link between education and development. As the Sustainable Development Goals emphasizes quality education and qualified teachers it is relevant to look at the underlying mechanisms that motivates teachers in developing countries and their expectations on their profession. READ MORE