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A parent behind bars : investigating the scholastic experiences of learners whose parents are incarcerated.
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Leadership development of school principals : a case study of the role played by one teacher union.
The focus of this study is on leadership development of school principals. There is a view in public discourse that a lack of sound school leadership is the cause for poor educational outcomes and dysfunctionality of public ...
On developing reading skills for biology : the role of the communication in science module (SCOM).
This is an interpretive study to determine the role of the Communication in Science (SCOM) module in developing reading skills for the Biology mainstream module. Module course outlines, interviews with SCOM and Biology ...
Exploring the experiences of the primary school educators of teaching AIDS orphans and vulnerable children (OVC).
This study explores the experiences of primary school educators of teaching AIDS orphans and vulnerable children. It further explores how primary school educators can be equipped to be able to respond to the challenge of ...
An exploration of the use of selected concrete teaching and learning materials in developing mathematics proficiency in fractions in three grade 7 classes in the Pinetown District.
This study was motivated by my concern about the poor performance of primary school learners in the area of fractions. Fraction concepts should be well established by Grade 7 but I had found that they were problematic ...
Exploring the schooling experiences of initiated Xhosa young men in a secondary school at Umzimkhulu.
Young men’s experiences are different, and in particular, so are the schooling experiences of initiated Xhosa young men. Using qualitative research methods, this dissertation seeks to explore the schooling experiences of ...
Failing to attract males in the early years of teaching : a study of male undergraduate Bachelor of Education students at the Univerisity of KwaZulu-Natal (Edgewood Campus)
This qualitative study addresses the problem of the reluctance of males in a South African higher education institution to pursue teaching in the early years. The main question to arise from this problem is this; why are ...
The geographies of bullying within a school : a qualitative study of children's experiences.
This is a qualitative study of children’s understanding and experiences of bullying in one coeducational high school in KwaZulu-Natal. The study sought to get an insight into the problem of bullying by investigating the ...
A social justice analysis of internationalization at a higher education institution.
In a broad sense the international dimension within higher education is referred to as internationalization. International students to some extent bring this dimension. Higher education institutions are rated for the number ...
Institutional-level support teams : a case study of teachers' understanding of providing educational support through collaboration in the context of inclusive education in one district in KwaZulu-Natal.
With the introduction of inclusive education as an approach to support learners who experience barriers to learning in South African classrooms, schools, in line with international trends, have established collaborative ...