Search for dissertations about: "student aid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 swedish dissertations containing the words student aid.

  1. 1. Understanding Intergenerational Mobility Inequality, Student Aid and Nature-Nurture Interactions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Economics, Uppsala University

    Author : Gunnar Brandén; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Intergenerational mobility; inequality; student aid; adult education; difference-in-differences; propensity scores; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : Essay I: A body of evidence has emerged in the literature on intergenerational mobility documenting that unequal countries experience less social mobility: a relationship known as the Great Gatsby Curve. In this paper I estimate the Great Gatsby Curve within Sweden across 125 commuting zones and 20 cohorts, exploiting both cross-sectional and longitudinal variation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays on School Resources, Academic Achievement and Student Employment

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Iida Häkkinen; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Economics; I2; J2; J3; Nationalekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi; nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : Essay 1 (with Tanja Kirjavainen and Roope Uusitalo) analyzes the effects of changes in school spending on changes in student performance. We use a large sample of matriculation examination scores of Finnish senior secondary school students from the years 1990–1998. READ MORE

  3. 3. Educative assessment for/of teacher competency. A study of assessment and learning in the "Interactive examination" for student teachers

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Anders Jönsson; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Authentic assessment; Formative assessment; Learning; Reliability; Performance assessment; Scoring rubrics; Teacher education; lärande; formativ bedömning; autentisk bedömning; tillförlitlighet; validitet; bedömningsmatriser; teacher education; validity; learning; reliability; performance assessment; scoring rubrics; lärarutbildning; formative assessment; Humanities Social Sciences; authentic assessment; bedömning;

    Abstract : Syftet med den här avhandlingen är att studera några av de problem som är förknippade med implementering av så kallad autentisk bedömning i lärarutbildningen. I den första delen av avhandlingen undersöks, genom en litteraturöversikt, huruvida användningen av bedömningsmatriser kan fungera som ett stöd för ökad tillförlitlighet och trovärdighet vid bedömning av komplexa kompetenser, samtidigt som matriserna även stöttar studenternas lärande. READ MORE

  4. 4. Project work, independence and critical thinking

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Anders Eklöf; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; project work; independence; individualisation; critical thinking; frame analysis; risk; uncertainty; Risk-society; Goffman;

    Abstract : This thesis studies how students do projects in a Swedish upper secondaryschool. The students have to produce products and at the same time provethem self as independent in relation to the teachers, and negotiate therequirements of the project setting and the written instructions within thegroup. READ MORE

  5. 5. Communication acoustics in classroom environments on the use of assistive listening devices

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johan Odelius; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknisk akustik; Engineering Acoustics;

    Abstract : Assistive listening devices (ALDs) are used in classrooms to assist communication for students with hearing loss. An ALD, a system of external microphones, transmits sound directly to the students' hearing aids. The signal is coupled to the hearing aid using a radio frequency (FM) or an induction loop (IL) system. READ MORE