Essays about: "educational action research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words educational action research.

  1. 1. The Role of Arts in Nordic Society: Health and Lifestyle

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Soledad Zamora; [2019]
    Keywords : Arts; Education; Lifestyle; Society; Sustainable development; Welfare;

    Abstract : The role of arts in both formal and non-formal education has been scientifically demonstrated to create positive outcomes in people to deal with all kinds of social problems in daily life. At present, there are international public and private institutions that support this view, such as the International Arts Education Week, celebrated for the first time by UNESCO on 21-27 May 2012 when not only artists participated, but also educators, researchers, NGO actors, and international associations. READ MORE

  2. 2. EDUCATIONAL ACTION RESEARCH Discovering its applicability in Cambodian pre-tertiary education

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Phearom TY; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : Action research; educational action research; teaching professional development; theory of practice architectures;

    Abstract : Aim:In the case of Cambodia, whose educational system is in the critical stage of reconstruction and reform after emergence from its almost three decades of civil war, action research should be integrated into teaching profession to empower teachers in this educational reforming process. Therefore, this study is essentially aimed at discovering action research in Cambodian education in the three levels of schooling, primary, secondary and high schools to explore its applicability in the recent educational system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Growing change : an analysis of learning processes in community gardens in Budapest

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Dóra Ádám; [2018]
    Keywords : community gardens; learning for sustainability; Budapest; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cities have a crucial importance from the sustainability point of view. More than 50% of the global population lives in cities, therefore urban dwellers’ environmental knowledge can be of critical importance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making an atlas of an urban farm : Community mapping as a pedagogical tool in urban environments

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för beteendevetenskap och lärande

    Author : Kirsty Green; [2018]
    Keywords : Outdoor education; urban environment; pedagogy; community mapping; city farm; Mapwork; critical pedagogy of place; creativity; maps; UK; primary education; teacher action research; action research; ABER;

    Abstract : Outdoor education in the UK has been growing in popularity and with it a further understanding of its benefits. Research shows that many young people still don’t access natural environments and many educators still struggle with how to provide them. READ MORE

  5. 5. Education for Sustainable Development for Everyone: Massive Open Online Courses and global, climate literate, sustainable citizens

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Kristina Naunova; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Education for Sustainable Development ESD ; Massive Open Online Courses MOOCs ; Climate Change; ESD pedagogic approaches;

    Abstract : This thesis contributes to knowledge about how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) as educational online platforms can be utilized in achieving the purposes of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). Starting out from a view that, in the face of global challenges every individual is an important actor with agency to drive for necessary social changes, the overall ambition of this thesis is to investigate the role of MOOCs, as a specific form of online learning, in empowering and enabling learners to acquire the competences needed to take responsible actions and informed decisions in a rapidly changing, interdependent and unequal world. READ MORE