Essays about: "teachers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1217 essays containing the word teachers.

  1. 1. Taming the Evaluation Monster

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Nicole Brunetti; Lovisa Sjöqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : New Public Management; Professionalism; Performance Measurement Systems; Enabling Coercive formalization; Accounting Absorption;

    Abstract : Purpose: This thesis aims to explore how public schools balance demands on public accountability with professional autonomy through design features and usage of Performance Measurement Systems. Research Approach: Case study data were obtained both through semi-structured interviews with teachers and school managers, and through formal steering documents from the governing municipality as well as from the respective schools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Address and Referential Terms in Swedish and British Schools : A Sociolinguistic Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Gabrielsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Honorifics; Address terms; referential terms;

    Abstract : Modes of address between speakers in Sweden and the U.K differ from each other, yet both countries are influenced by similar mass media and aspects of globalization that otherwise generally lean towards linguistic convergence. Survey data from students and teachers in UK and Sweden has revealed some noteworthy differences. READ MORE

  3. 3. Resistance in everyday encounters with racism: A study on how five young women of colour respond to the everyday racism they experience in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Brandström; [2018-10-30]
    Keywords : everyday resistance; everyday racism; national identity; relationships; Sweden;

    Abstract : Racism can be maintained and spread in a society through seemingly small everyday actions. In Sweden, this everyday racism often aims to point out that a non-white body is not Swedish by questions and comments on a person’s, sometimes assumed, ‘origin’. READ MORE

  4. 4. Teachers’ Views on the Use of Digital Tools to Foster Students’ Curiosity in STEM Subjects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Margarita Iashchina; [2018-10-26]
    Keywords : scientific curiosity; STEM; digital tools;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate teachers’ views on the use of digital toolsto foster students’ curiosity in STEM subjects.... READ MORE

  5. 5. WHAT MAKES A GAME 'EDUCATIONAL'? An interview study about teachers’ perceptions of educational games and game based learning

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Björn Lindgren; [2018-10-26]
    Keywords : qualitative content analysis; interview study; game design; educational game; Game based learning;

    Abstract : The discourse of educational games and game based learning is comprised of a diverse cluster of arguments, expressed by commercial actors, researchers and educators. This thesis has explored how teachers relate to the discourse of arguments surrounding educational games and game based learning, with a focus on what teachers consider to be 'educational' regarding games and what they view as meaningful usage of games in educational settings. READ MORE