Essays about: "Swedish preschool"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 83 essays containing the words Swedish preschool.

  1. 1. Sustainability education in early childhood: Preschool teachers´perceptions and approaches in nurturing sustainability education practises

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för didaktik och pedagogisk profession

    Author : Rose Anyanwu; [2023-01-25]
    Keywords : Education; Sustainability; Sustainable Development SD ; Education for Sustainable Development ESD ; Early Childhood for Sustainable Education; Preschool teachers;

    Abstract : Aim: This study aims to examine early childhood teachers’ perceptions of Education for Sustainable Development as well as their pedagogical approaches for nurturing sustainability in Swedish preschools, and how their perceptions of ESD relate to their teaching strategies in nurturing sustainability education. Theory: Lev Vygotsky’s social constructivism emphasizes the significance of language and thought, social interaction, zone of proximal development, scaffolding, mediation, and collaborative work in learning. READ MORE


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Kathleen Kölz; [2022-02-13]
    Keywords : garden-based learning; Swedish preschool; case study; preschool garden; Reggio Emilia; permaculture garden;

    Abstract : Aim: This study aims to get an in-depth understanding of the characteristics of the garden and garden-based learning in an educational environment of a Swedish preschool that is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach and has a permaculture garden. Theory: Social constructivism has been adopted as the theoretical framework for this study to gain an understanding of learning processes in the environment of a preschool. READ MORE

  3. 3. Preschool Teachers’ Work Motivation : A Study on intrinsic factors of work motivation for Swedish preschool teachers

    University essay from Jönköping University

    Author : Jennifer Rose Gawriye; Stella Kourie; Rand Walid; [2022]
    Keywords : Work motivation; Self-determination theory; preschool teachers; education; intrinsic motivation.;

    Abstract : Background: The shortage of teachers in Sweden is an ongoing problem and is expected to continue. The preschool profession seems to be more unattractive which in turn might be a cause of low work motivation, but why? This made it interesting to investigate the work motivation amongst preschool teachers to see what factors that might cause the low work motivation. READ MORE

  4. 4. “I felt the line was crossed” : Preschool teachers’ experiences of gender teaching in Swedish preschools

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Umeå centrum för genusstudier (UCGS)

    Author : Georgios Avramidis; [2022]
    Keywords : gender teaching; gender equality; gender neutral; preschool teacher; Swedish curriculum for preschools Lpfö 18;

    Abstract : The main aim of this paper is to explore preschol teachers' perspectives on the implementation of gender goals as set by the Swedish national curriculum for preschools. This qualitative research endeavours to investigate the way preschool teachers implement the curriculum and what their feelings are when implementing it. READ MORE

  5. 5. Acquiring Peace Through The Outdoors : The effect of outdoor settings in the management and resolution of conflicts between preschool students from the teachers’ perspective

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för beteendevetenskap och lärande

    Author : Manuel Fernández Santana; [2022]
    Keywords : resolution of conflicts; preschool; natural environments; understanding; sections; perspective of the teachers; semi-structured interviews; types of conflicts; outdoor settings; conflict-management skills; beneficial effect; peaceful; strategies.;

    Abstract : Promoting values of respect, understanding, empathy and developing in the students the necessary skills to be part of a peaceful and comprehensive society is one of the responsibilities of the educational system. This mission, in the context of the Swedish preschools, is also compatible with the characteristic use of the natural and outdoor environments of the Scandinavian countries as learning and experiential settings. READ MORE