NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Policymakers1
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 24 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Moran, Eamonn; Misra, Debananda – London Review of Education, 2018
This article discusses the current challenges faced by the two authors--both participants on a professional doctorate (PD) programme in education at a leading UK university--in gaining legitimacy as higher education (HE) professionals. By: (1) reflecting upon their own professional experiences in HE and as PD students; (2) utilizing…
Descriptors: Doctoral Degrees, Professional Identity, Foreign Countries, Graduate Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Alderson, Priscilla – London Review of Education, 2018
This paper considers how teachers, psychologists and policymakers can respect the rights of all school students, through methods that are principled, humane, cost-effective and democratic. It examines how special educational needs and disability (SEND) services affect all school students and teachers, and their rights. The paper considers the…
Descriptors: Student Rights, Disabilities, Special Education, Educational History
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Cooper, Naomi – London Review of Education, 2017
The number of community choirs continues to grow, and literature endorsing the benefits of choral singing for physical, mental and emotional health and well-being is rapidly expanding, meaning that the professional development of community choral conductors is in the public interest. However, research on choral conductor education remains limited.…
Descriptors: Singing, Music Education, Musicians, Models
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Halvorsrud, Kristoffer – London Review of Education, 2017
This article presents a review of extant research on student dropout in Norway, originally undertaken as part of a systematic review. The article contextualizes the foundational principle of equality as championed by the welfare state and identifies the significance of dropout in upper secondary education in Norway. The article then assesses…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, High School Students, Secondary Education, Dropouts
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Caruana, Viv – London Review of Education, 2016
This article reviews research on transnational higher education (TNHE) published in academic journals between 2006 and 2014 through the lenses of network power and dissensus. Conclusions suggest the need for more research on the "entrapping" aspects of global social relations to provide a counterweight to the influence of dominant…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Educational Policy, Global Approach, Knowledge Economy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Michel, Sandrine – London Review of Education, 2015
After fifty years of almost continuous economic growth in Thailand, it is now possible to reevaluate the developmental process of the education system. Until now, the structural indicators of education development that have been mainly used are the level and pace of the increases in public expenditure on education, the effect of increasing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Economic Development, Educational History, Statistical Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Pon, Kevin; Ritchie, Caroline – London Review of Education, 2014
This paper is an exploratory study of the benefits that institutions of higher education can gain when entering into partnerships of academic franchising, an international activity which has been increasing in popularity over the past few decades. The paper looks at the current literature on academic franchising and then goes on to study, through…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, International Schools, Partnerships in Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Brown, Chris – London Review of Education, 2013
The process of "knowledge adoption" is defined as the means through which policy-makers digest, accept then "take on board" research findings. It is argued in Brown, however, that current models designed to explain knowledge adoption activity fail to fully account for the complexities that affect its operation. Within this…
Descriptors: Evidence, Educational Policy, Models, Public Officials
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Simon, Catherine A. – London Review of Education, 2013
New Labour's extended schools initiative added to existing models of community schooling. The paper identifies the key principles behind extended schooling, making comparisons with historical models and contemporary trends in community education. Part one examines New Labour's use of extended schools to deliver their social policy agenda. Part two…
Descriptors: Community Education, Foreign Countries, Models, Public Policy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Barnett, Ronald – London Review of Education, 2011
What is it to learn in the modern world? We can identify four "learning epochs" through which our understanding of learning has passed: a metaphysical view; an empirical view; an experiential view; and, currently, a "learning-amid-contestation" view. In this last and current view, learning has its place in a world in which, the more one learns,…
Descriptors: Learning, Outcomes of Education, Instruction, Problem Based Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hodgson, Ann; Spours, Ken – London Review of Education, 2011
The Secretary of State for Education's recent announcement of an English Baccalaureate at 16+ has opened up a debate about the nature of general education in the English upper secondary system. Drawing on evidence from national and local studies, we argue that it is important to see general education in England, not only in terms of the…
Descriptors: Evidence, General Education, Foreign Countries, Educational Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hodgson, Ann; Spours, Ken – London Review of Education, 2011
Here we draw on recent research and on earlier contributions on convergence and divergence across Great Britain to consider possible future trajectories for 14-19 education and training in England. We use a UK-wide lens to reflect on 14-19 strategies in England by showing how common issues can be tackled in different ways in Scotland, Wales and…
Descriptors: Education Work Relationship, Foreign Countries, Models, Educational Change
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kennedy, Kerry J.; Chan, Jacqueline Kin-sang; Fok, Ping Kwan – London Review of Education, 2011
Curriculum implementation as both an educational practice and a policy conundrum has been the focus of academic research since the 1970s. A new perspective is taken in this article by borrowing from the literature on policy implementation in multilevel systems of government. The concepts of "hard" and "soft" policy are used to…
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Practices, Educational Change, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kinchin, Ian M.; Cabot, Lyndon B. – London Review of Education, 2010
This paper explores the developing concept of expertise, taking the Dreyfus and Dreyfus staged model as its starting point. It analyses criticism of the Dreyfus model and considers more recent attempts to resolve the tensions implicit within it. The authors go on to suggest ways some of the later modifications can be improved. The traditional…
Descriptors: Concept Mapping, Educational Practices, Expertise, Criticism
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Brennan, John – London Review of Education, 2010
In "The Higher Education System", Burton Clark provides a model for the organisational analysis of higher education institutions and systems. Central to the model are the concepts of knowledge, beliefs and authority. In particular, Clark examines how different interest groups both inside and outside the university shape and subvert the…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Social Justice, Models, Colleges
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2