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An exploration of grade 10 teachers' experiences of the new further education and training (FET) economics curriculum.
Political changes of the post 1994 general elections witnessed significant innovations within the education sector of the Republic of South Africa. Most significant of these was the rapid transformation of the existing ...
The effects of campus environment on student development at Masvingo State University in Zimbabwe.
The concept of campus environment and its implication to student development is important to any institution of higher learning and student affairs in particular.
Disadvantaged children : a case study of the vurnerable state of children and how it affects schooling in South Africa.
Education is one of the fundamental rights of children. Parents have the perennial responsibility to see to it that education, as a basic right for children, is met. However, experience and studies show that most children‘s ...
Heads of departments' understandings of and their preparedness for their roles as curriculum managers : a case study of a rural primary school.
This study investigates Heads of Department’s (HoDs’) understandings of their roles as curriculum managers and their level of preparedness for instructional support and supervision to educators in the implementation of ...
The integrated quality management system : exploring the tension between accountability and professional development.
This study critically examines the Integrated Quality Management System (IQMS), a quality and performance management system that was introduced into South African schools in 2005. The policy initiatives in South African ...
An exploration into teachers' perceptions on teacher leadership and their motivational levels to engage in leadership roles at school.
The purpose of this study was to gain an understanding of teachers’ perceptions on teacher leadership and motivational levels to engage in leadership roles at school. The research study was conducted within a qualitative ...
How does globalisation affect the professional lives and work of office-based educators? : a case study of Pinetown district office in KwaZulu-Natal.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact that globalisation has on the professional roles and work of the office-based educators (subject advisors). It was conducted as a case study in one of the districts ...
Narratives of motivation to learn and barriers to formal opportunities of female general assistants at a Durban school.
This interpretivist study looked at what acted as barriers and what motivated a group offive African women, aged about 30 working at a Durban school, to take up formal learning experiences. Qualitative data, through the ...
An investigation of prescribed managerial accounting and finance textbooks used by B.Com accounting students at some universities in South Africa.
The selection of textbooks used at tertiary institutions in South Africa, in the discipline of Accounting, is an area where there is a lack of published studies. Factors citied by academics for selecting prescribed textbooks ...
Social rights of the children in the context of HIV/AIDS : what is the reality in the new democratic South Africa?
South Africa's first democratic elections were held in 1994. Since then, the government has engaged itself in a process of reconstruction and development through the formulation of policies and legislation which are in ...