Essays about: "principals"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 97 essays containing the word principals.

  1. 21. Adult educators' competences. The principals' view : A comparative study of Komvux and Folk high schools in Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Sofia Antera; [2017]
    Keywords : adult educators; Sweden; Municipal Adult Education MAE ; Folk high schools Folkhogskolor ; Folkhögskolor;

    Abstract : Due to the growing importance of lifelong learning, country examples of good practices are attracting more and more attention. Characterized by high participation rates and enjoying long tradition, the Swedish adult education is considered a thriving education system. READ MORE

  2. 22. The Auditor’s Role in a Digital World : Empirical evidence on auditors’ perceived role and its implications on the principal-agent justification

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Caringe; Erik Holm; [2017]
    Keywords : Auditor’s Role; Big Data; ERP; XBRL; Technology; Principal-Agent Theory;

    Abstract : Most of the theory that concerns auditing relates to agency theory where auditors' role is to mitigate the information asymmetry between principals and agents. During the last decade, we have witnessed technological advancements across the society, advancements which also have affected the auditing profession. READ MORE

  3. 23. Perceptions of Gender Diversity Among Swedish Preschool Teachers - Understanding the Stagnant Inclusion of Men in a Female Dominated Occupation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amara Azeem; Sebastian Berglund; Yuting Zhu; [2016]
    Keywords : Gender Diversity; Preschool Teachers; Gender Stereotypes; Male Homosocial Desire; Female Primacy; Male Role Model; Occupational Sex Segregation; Heightened Visibility.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Thesis Purpose The purpose of this research is to increase the understanding of occupational gender segregation by exploring how preschool teachers and principals perceive gender diversity, what they consider to be the primary issues that hinder men from entering this profession, and what they think a larger inclusion of men in the profession could lead to. Theoretical Perspective We based our research on diversity, the theory of marginalization and occupational sex segregations to gain background knowledge and understanding of general perceptions on people in gender atypical professions, and utilized it as our starting point. READ MORE

  4. 24. Quality education: The case of teacher motivation and attrition in Ethiopia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Klara Giertz; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : There is a clear and recognized link between education and development. As the Sustainable Development Goals emphasizes quality education and qualified teachers it is relevant to look at the underlying mechanisms that motivates teachers in developing countries and their expectations on their profession. READ MORE

  5. 25. The Aarhus Convention and the experience of public participation in environmental impact assessments : a case study of an onshore wind farm in the Republic of Ireland

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

    Author : Denis John Devane; [2016]
    Keywords : Environmental Impact Assessment; public participation; aarhus convention; experience of participation; wind energy;

    Abstract : Public participation in the environmental impact assessment (EIA) process is essential to expediting societies’ shift from fossil fuels to renewable energies such as wind power. The current state of public participation in EIAs is highly contested as the debate on what can be done to improve it continues. READ MORE