Essays about: "education"

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  1. 1. Chinese character teaching methods in Chinese mother tongue lessons in Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Author : Li Dan; [2022]
    Keywords : Sweden; mother tongue teaching; Chinese character teaching;

    Abstract : Mother tongue teaching (modersmålsundervisning) has started from the 1960s in Sweden and is open to the students with Chinese as mother tongue. Swedish Chinese mother tongue teaching is different from the overseas Chinese education considering of it is offered by the Swedish municipalities, for example, Stockholm municipality, Huddinge municipality and etc. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the Effects of Temporary Residence Permits on the Socio-economic Incorporation of Immigrants : A Study of the Short-term Effects of a Swedish Reform

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Martin Widman; [2022]
    Keywords : Immigration; immigration policy; temporary residence permits; immigrant incorporation; labour market; education;

    Abstract : The thesis addresses the debate about the impact of immigration policy on the socio-economic incorporation of immigrants. A distinction between rights-based and responsibility-based models of incorporation is made and the effect of a feature of the responsibility-based model, temporary residence permits, on socio-economic incorporation is studied. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects of Handwriting vs. Typing on the Performance of Pupils in Secondary Education

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Susanne Bjurestig; [2022]
    Keywords : acquisition; digitalization; handwriting; learn; recall; recognition; typing; vocabulary;

    Abstract : Abstract  There is increasing use of technology in the education system, such as computers, and different programs learners can use to study vocabulary. In this study, the goal was to find out if pupils in secondary education learn new vocabulary more efficiently when handwriting or typing on a computer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social passivity in English classrooms : A qualitative study on how upper-secondary English teachers in Sweden work to help socially passive students

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

    Author : Jennifer Ängerfors; [2022]
    Keywords : Social passivity; English as a second language; Second language learning; Unwillingness to communicate; Qualitative; Upper-secondary school; Sweden;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to increase our knowledge of how upper-secondary English teachers in Sweden work to ensure that students who are socially passive reach the learning objectives regarding oral proficiency in the English subject. The study explores how six English teachers interpret the underlying factors causing students to be passive in English class, and what they do about this. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stigmatization of Self-identified Asians During the Covid-19 Pandemic in Sweden: A Qualitative Study on Stigma, ‘Passing,’ and Potential Solutions from the Perspective of the Interviewees

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Alexander C. Jonsson; [2021-12-22]
    Keywords : Stigma; Passing; Future suggestions; Covid-19; Discrimination against Asians; Whiteness; Intersectionality; Sweden;

    Abstract : With the derogatory political discourse by Donald Trump calling the Covid-19 pandemic the “China Virus,” and the “Wuhan Flu” there has been perceived increase in stigmatization, and discrimination towards Asian diaspora abroad. Shocking events have occurred in regard to Asian hate where within the US a Thai man was fatally assaulted in San Francisco (Fuller 2021); in the UK a Singaporean student was physically assaulted (Rawlinson and Quinn 2020); and in Sweden a couple were physically assaulted on the Stockholm metro to name a few (The Local 2020). READ MORE