Essays about: "Teacher role"

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  1. 1. The ungraded life is not worth living? Criteria compliance in the philosophy classroom

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Author : Riitta Itäkylä; [2020-02-27]
    Keywords : criteria compliance; market discourse; formative assessment; knowledge requirements; philosophy syllabus; philosophy teaching;

    Abstract : Following the educational reforms of the 1990s and the focus on measurable results and achievement documentation, teachers and learners in Sweden have increasingly come to embrace an instrumentalist view on knowledge at the cost of lifelong learning. As market discourse and economic interests have gained ground in the educational realm, the democratic and humanist dimensions of learning and knowledge have diminished in size, in discourse as well as empirical practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Development of a Learning Package : From University to Upper Secondary School Adaptation and the Implementation of a Banking role

    University essay from KTH/Lärande; KTH/Lärande

    Author : Edvin Carlson; Krister Pehrsson; [2020]
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    Abstract : In order for society to achieve its goal of a sustainable future, it is important that the school system implements education for sustainable development (ESD). In this report, a sustainable development (SD) learning package from Snowflake Education, consisting of a system thinking module (STM) and the game FishBanks, an ESD role-play game developed by Dennis Meadows, was further developed in two separate directions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Egoistic Teaching: Rousseau, the Good Life, and the Teacher's Role

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Morgan Deumier; [2020]
    Keywords : the good life; Rousseau; altruism; egoism; teaching; philosophy;

    Abstract : Lärarrollen brukar först och främst ses som en altruistisk företeelse - läraren bör främst hänge sig åt andras behov. Trots att en sådan syn är tongivande idag är den oerhört problematisk. Denna essä ämnar att bidra till forskning om lärarrollen. READ MORE

  4. 4. English in mathematics : Swedish EFL students’ and teachers’ experiences with learning and teaching mathematics in English

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Heba Dhia Peter; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL; English; mathematics; upper secondary school; mathematical word problems; EMI;

    Abstract : This study is intended to explore what difficulties students and teachers in international and IB programs in Sweden encounter when they learn and teach mathematics in English. Students enrolled in these programs tend to have English as a second or foreign language, and their being taught mathematics in a language that is not their native language might limit their understanding and the possibility to communicate and express themselves in the subject. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teacher’s narratives on the implementation of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) : a comparative discourse analysis in Germany and Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Charlotte Ponzelar; [2020]
    Keywords : environmental education; education for sustainable development; discourse theory Laclau and Mouffe; power in education; comparative discourse analysis; role and identity of high school teachers; narratives;

    Abstract : A manifold of research and literature on Environmental Education (EE) and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) stretches from pluralistic interpretations of the concepts’ definition over political debates to the formulation of practical guidelines for educators’ and training programs. While being very open for interpretation, on the political agenda the concept of ESD is argued to be one of the fundamental solutions to tackle Climate Change. READ MORE