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  1. An investigation into whether a leadership and management development project changed the perceptions of the educators in a black, disadvantaged school
    Jaftha, A P, 2003, Rhodes University
    This study investigates whether a leadership and management development programme changed the management perceptions of the teachers of one of the schools that participated in the programme. The programme seeks to change the organisational culture of schools and develop effective management. The dev ...
  2. An investigation of code switching in different learning areas in a grade seven class
    Ndabeni, Bulelwa, 2003, Rhodes University
    The research described in this thesis is a case study of the communicative repertoires of teachers and learners of a grade seven class in a small rural primary school. The aim of the investigation was to find out if code switching is different in content-subject classes than in an English language c ...
  3. An investigation of factors which influence integrating indigenous knowledge of medicinal plants into the learning programme for Grade 9 General Science
    Kimbugwe, Francis Kambugu, 2001, Rhodes University
    This study explores knowledge of some medicinal plants amongst the sub-urban community of and around a township in the Eastern Cape province. This qualitative interpretivist case study presents the prior knowledge of medicinal plants possessed by Grade 9 learners, which is used as a springboard towa ...
  4. An investigation of female leaders" perceptions of themselves and their roles as leaders in a Catholic School
    Kauaria, Vejanda, 2003, Rhodes University
    The question of gender in leadership continues to be a contentious and poorly understood phenomenon. There seems general agreement that women do lead differently from men, and this study begins from that premise, focusing on a case in which leadership has traditionally been the domain of females. Th ...
  5. An investigation of the management and leadership experiences of female school principals in the Ondangwa education regions
    Udjombala, Maria, 2002, Rhodes University
    This study explores practical school leadership and management, as enacted by women. The study, conducted in an interpretive paradigm, attempts to gain an understanding of women’s subjective experiences of school leadership and management. Two women principals from Ondangwa West Educational Region w ...
  6. Leaders" and participants" perceptions of the management of the Life Science Project in Namibia
    Kirkegaard, Niels Hugo, 2002, Rhodes University
    After Independence in 1991, Namibia embarked on implementing a new and different educational system. This system was seen as a radical departure from the old apartheid system. The Namibian government approached Ibis, a Danish NGO, to support the change process by establishing and developing a new su ...
  7. Participants" perceptions of Computer-Mediated Communication: a case study of the Global Teenager Project
    Turyagyenda, Joy Kyarimpa, 2003, Rhodes University
    The study outlines general trends evident in Computer-Mediated Communication (CMC), participants’ perceptions and the promotion of CMC across the curriculum in a South African Secondary School. This case study focuses on the Global Teenager Project (GTP), which started as a bi-national pilot project ...
  8. The perceptions that mentors and in-service teachers in the basic education teacher diploma have of the nature and role of the mentoring system
    Mostert, Johan André, 2004, Rhodes University
    This contextual analysis is concerned with the study of the Basic Education Teacher"s Diploma In-service Curriculum. It is based on the following assumptions: firstly, that the BETD (Inset and Preset) represents the Namibian Educational Reform in the realm of Teacher Education. Secondly, it is assum ...
  9. A phenomenological investigation of Windhoek Senior Secondary school principals" perceptions and experiences of their leadership roles
    Boys, Ben, 2002, Rhodes University
    Namibia, having been a former colony of South Africa, was equally subjected to apartheid laws and practices. Independence, achieved in March 1990, signaled the dawn of a new era of access, equity, quality and democracy in the Namibian education sector. A unified system of educational administration, ...
  10. A phenomenological study of leadership in the Rhodes Unversity Mathematics Education Project (RUMEP)
    Michael, Vanessa Jane, 2001, Rhodes University
    Few terms in organisational studies inspire less agreement than leadership. It is a slippery concept and much that is written on the subject is confusing and contradictory. Early theories of leadership have, generally, reduced leadership behaviour to a concern for task balanced against a concern for ...