Essays about: "parents"

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  1. 1. PARENT ENGAGEMENT IN SWEDISH PRESCHOOLS A narrative inquiry through the conceptual lens of proximal processes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Tina Elisabeth Yngvesson; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Preschool; home; parent; child; teacher; engagement;

    Abstract : Aim:There is an overall heavy emphasis on establishing strong teacher-parent relationships in the Swedish National Curriculum for Preschools and parent engagement in this regard, is considered important for reasons such as promoting child well-being-, healthy development-, socialisation- and learning through play. The central target of inquiry in this study was thus to investigate children- and adults’ understanding of parent engagement in Swedish preschools through the conceptual lens of proximal processes and explore how this may or may not affect child well-being and developmentTheory:The importance of understanding children’s learning as embedded in the social, cultural and family contexts in which it occurs contributes to the overall consensus that children will, in a well-being-, development- and learning perspective, do better with parents who are actively engaged in their children’s pedagogical life. READ MORE

  2. 2. The co-occurrence of neurodevelopmental problems in dyslexia: The rule or the exception?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Katarzyna Brimo; [2019-10-18]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this study was to explore the overlap between dyslexia and a range of neurodevelopmental problems (NDPs), specifically symptoms of attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorder (ASD), atypical sensory perception (ASP) and developmental coordination disorder (DCD). Capitalizing on a population-based sample of twins, complementing aims included calculating the heritability of dyslexia and re-evaluating the Short Dyslexia Scale (SDS). READ MORE

  3. 3. GAME THEORY AND CUSTODY DISPUTES Empirical Evidence for the Equality Principle

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Bruce McLean; Andreas Öien Jons; [2019-08-07]
    Keywords : Equality Principle; Game Theory; Goal-Setting Theory; Custody Disputes; Parental Conflict;

    Abstract : The adversarial nature of custody disputes poses risks for the involved children.Children to parents with a long-lasting, high-intensity conflict have been shown tosuffer more than children involved in a peaceful separation. Means of successfulmediation between parents in a custody dispute are therefore warranted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Chinese immigrants studying and working in Sweden -A Push-Pull analysis of their motivation and experiences

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Fangfei Liu; [2019-02-13]
    Keywords : Chinese immigrants; push-pull analyses; study and work motivation for being in Sweden;

    Abstract : This is a qualitative research study, which aims to explore why Chinese studentschoose to study and work in Sweden and find out what “Pushes” them from Chinaand what “Pulls” them to study and work in Sweden. The “Push – Pull” model wasused to analyze the data. READ MORE

  5. 5. The study of digital gamebased learning on motivating Chinese primary students to study mathematics

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Xiaoyue Peng; [2019]
    Keywords : Digital game-based learning; DGBL; Qualitative research; Qualitative data and Online research;

    Abstract : The research focus of this paper discusses digital game-based learning as a novel learning approach and further emphasises on the empirical study of technologies motivating Chinese primary students to study and learn mathematics at home. Considering that digital game-based learning is still under development, the effects of it is still controversial. READ MORE