Search for dissertations about: "teacher education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 233 swedish dissertations containing the words teacher education.

  1. 1. Between Modern Schooling and Cultural Heritage : Education and Ethnicity in Southwest China

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Wei Wang; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2019-02-06]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Modern schooling; Cultural heritage; Ethnic minority education; Teacher; Teacher education; Teacher educator; Multicultural education; Internal Orientalism; Xishuangbanna 西双版纳 ; Qianjiang 黔江 ; Dai 傣族 ; Tujia 土家族 ; China;

    Abstract : Since the late 1970s, China has experienced remarkable socioeconomic development. The trend towards marketisation and modernisation overturned culturally-rooted lifestyles, and more and more ethnic minorities in China have started to regard their traditional cultures as irrelevant to their livelihoods and future and chosen to move away from them. READ MORE

  2. 2. Negotiating teacher professionalism : : on the symbolic politics of Sweden's teacher unions

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Peter Lilja; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Boundary work; institutional theory; policy analysis; profession; professionalism; professionalization; professional project; teacher professionalism; teacher unions; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Institutional theory; Policy analysis; Profession; Professionalism; Professionalization; Professional project; Teacher professionalism; Teacher unions;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to critically investigate and problematize the Swedish Teacher Unions’ use of the concept of professionalism within the political negotiation of how to ascribe meaning and contetnt to the idea of teacher professionalism within contemporary Swedish education debates. Departing from two recent educational reforms – the certification of teachers and the reformation of teacher education – and using theories from the sociology of professions coupled with an institutional approach to the study of organizations this study analyzes how the Teacher Unions construct professional projects in relation to each other as well as in relation to the reforms of the current Ministry of Education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Changing practice by reform the recontextualisation of the Bologna process in teacher education

    University dissertation from Acta universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Richard Baldwin; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bologna; teacher education; policy implementation; recontextualisation; Teacher education and education work;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis is to investigate a specific case of curriculum change; that of organizing teacher training courses around learner outcomes in line with the Bologna process. The investigation is an example of a practitioner research case study and looks at how official Bologna policy messages are re-interpreted and recontextualised at the local micro level. READ MORE

  4. 4. Education for Democracy? : Life Orientation: Lessons on Leadeship Qualities and Voting in South African Comprehensive Schools

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Getahun Yacob Abraham; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Education; Pedagogik; Classroom; democracy; differences; leadership qualities; learners; life orientation; participation; South Africa; teachers; voting; Life Orientation; Life Skills;

    Abstract : This study takes as its starting point how teachers understand, interpret and teach social development aspects of Life Orientation in South African comprehensive schools. The specific focus is on lessons on leadership qualities and voting for third grade learners in four schools, each dominated by either Black, Coloured, White or mixed groups of learners. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Mixed Crew Complement - A maritime safety challenge and its impact on maritime education and training

    University dissertation from Lärarutbildningen, Malmö högskola

    Author : Jan Horck; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Humanities Social Sciences; multiculture; communication; shipping; education; teacher; seafarer; context; maritime;

    Abstract : The human factor/human element starts to have a key role in accidents and incidents during shipments at sea. Investigations show that poor communications increasingly are the root for many tragedies. A possible reason for communication constraints is the growing trend to employ multicultural crews. READ MORE