Essays about: "skolval"

Found 4 essays containing the word skolval.

  1. 1. It’s a little bit like drawing the lottery : A study of American and British expats’ educational strategies in Berlin

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, didaktik och utbildningsstudier

    Author : Linn Björklund Pettersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sociology of education; reproduction strategies; school choice; expat; Berlin; Germany; Utbildningssociologi; utbildningsstrategier; skolval; expats; Berlin; Tyskland;

    Abstract : This study examines American and British middle class expats’ educational strategies in Berlin, Germany, from a Bourdieusian perspective. I argue that globalization and an increased mover population make it necessary to study the expat population, a social group that has been largely neglected in sociological research. READ MORE

  2. 2. Choosing the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme : Transnational Students creating Social Differentiation through School Choice in the Swedish Education Market

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Rebecca Ysamar Gonzalez; [2018]
    Keywords : Bourdieu; International Baccalaureate; school choice; Sweden; symbolic capital; Bourdieu; International Baccalaureate; skolval; Sverige; Symboliskt kapital;

    Abstract : It is estimated that by 2025 there will be approximately 8.26 million students enrolled in over 15,000 international schools globally. This increased expansion of international schooling cannot be disconnected from a process of globalisation where neoliberal policies have influenced the growth of education markets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Navigating Sweden’s Parental Choice Education System : A Study of Asylum-Seeking Parents

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Brendan Munhall; [2017]
    Keywords : Asylum-seekers; migration; school choice; plural education; Sweden; grounded theory;

    Abstract : As high levels of forced migration continue to challenge Europe, countries like Sweden are attempting to incorporate asylum-seekers into its education system. Over the past 50 years Sweden’s education system has undergone a unique shift from a centralized to a decentralized parental-choice model of schools. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to Analyze Possible Relations between School Choice and Segregation

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Carine Hals; [2015]
    Keywords : GIS; school choice; segregation; social index; socioeconomic background;

    Abstract : In 1992, the Swedish education system was reformed and by that, school choice was introduced. The intention of the reform was that competition between schools would improve the level of education; however, the results among Swedish pupils have deteriorated and the differences between schools have increased since the introduction. READ MORE