Essays about: "towards Professional Education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words towards Professional Education.

  1. 1. Who should manage internal projects? : A case study in the Swedish mining industry

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Albin Mikko; Alexander Silfver; [2019]
    Keywords : Project management; project manager; outsource project management; outsource; internal projects; consultant project manager;

    Abstract : Millions of people around the world consider project management as their major task in their profession, yet the demand for project managers is still increasing. To face this demand many organizations use consultants as project managers for their projects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is constructivism a prerequisite to unlock the power of web based platforms in teacher training? : A case study on the enablers for web based learning platforms for teacher training in Cambodia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Maria Natasha Peacock; [2019]
    Keywords : constructivism; connectivism; least developed countries LDCs ; teacher training; education technology ed-tech ; pedagogy; 21st century skills; cMOOCs; TPACK;

    Abstract : This case study, executed in school network driven by a private foundation for underprivileged children in Cambodia, provides a perspective from a unique situation of technology enablement in an environment with a predominantly instructivist teaching tradition.   The said environment is strongly influenced by private sector donors with strong constructivist traditions and expectations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Can national inspections support professional discretion? : A case study of the Swedish national school inspection

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anton Modigh; [2019]
    Keywords : Professionalism; new public management; auditing; national inspection; Swedish national school inspection; teacher profession;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the professional discretion in relation to national inspections by focussing on the Swedish national school inspection (SNSI) and how the inspections made can affect the professional discretion. During the last decades the Swedish welfare sector has gone through a remarkable shift towards using new public management (NPM) reforms, implementing market solutions with the aim to increase cost efficiency and quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Raising awareness: Towards building equal conditions in the IT work-field

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ada Roxana Escobedo; [2017]
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    Abstract : Once women were the pioneers within the tech industry, but during the past decades the number of women who choose a career within computer science has decreased rapidly. The imbalance raises the question if the tech industry has been adapted for a more masculine way. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teachers’ needs and attitudes towards the use of E-learning in higher education

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik (Chalmers)

    Author : Daniel Bergqvist; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The education system has changed a lot since the introduction of IT in teaching, often called E-learning, and the use of it still continues to grow in popularity. Flipped classroom, which is E-learning mixed with classroom education, is one famous and effective teaching approach that has started to gain popularity in higher education. READ MORE