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Thomsen, Maren; Karsten, Sjoerd; Oort, Frans J. – School Effectiveness and School Improvement, 2016
This study aimed to examine the relationship between teachers' perceived psychological distance and structural distance from management and teachers' affective organisational commitment (AOC) and organisational citizenship behaviour (OCB). Teachers' trust in management was expected to mediate these relationships. Furthermore, the adequacy and…
Descriptors: Citizenship, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Foreign Countries, Vocational Education
Toprak, Elif; Genc-Kumtepe, Evrim – European Journal of Open, Distance and E-Learning, 2014
Communication is an indispensable part of international cooperation and it requires managing different cultures. Being prepared to see and understand different values, trying to understand contrasting views in a consortium, can decrease the potential of misperception which otherwise may act as a real barrier to cooperation. This is why…
Descriptors: Intercultural Communication, Electronic Learning, Distance Education, Open Education
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Dijk, Anje; Engelen, Christine; Korebrits, Liesbet – Language Learning in Higher Education, 2014
This article assesses the current trends in language centre (LC) management in the Netherlands and Dutch-speaking Belgium. Twenty-five LCs are united under the umbrella of NUT, which offers its members the possibility to meet and discuss concrete professional subjects. Solutions, strategies and decisions emphasise the importance of national…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Multilingualism, Language Teachers, Language Proficiency
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Van Ruler, Betteke; De Lange, Rob – Public Relations Review, 2003
Considers how, for many years now, courses in public relations, advertising, and communication management at universities throughout Europe have been attracting more students than ever. Notes a survey among Dutch companies found that communications activities in the Netherlands are indeed coordinated in a single department that generally has a…
Descriptors: Advertising, Business Education, Communication (Thought Transfer), Foreign Countries
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Zwijze-Koning, Karen H.; de Jong, Menno D. T. – International Journal of Educational Management, 2009
Purpose: Over the past ten years, most Dutch high schools have been confronted with mergers, curriculum reforms, and managerial changes. As a result, the pressure on the schools' communication systems has increased and several problems have emerged. This paper aims to examine recurring clusters of communication problems in high schools.…
Descriptors: Audits (Verification), High Schools, Communication Problems, Organizational Communication
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Yilmaz, Ercan; Sahin, Mehmet; Turgut, Mehmet – Journal of Education and Practice, 2017
In this study, the variables having impact on the student motivation have been analyzed based on the articles, conference papers, master's theses and doctoral dissertations published in the years 2000-2017. A total of 165 research papers were selected for the research material and the data were collected through qualitative research techniques…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Comparative Education, Student Motivation, Literature Reviews
Bryant, Rebecca; Dortmund, Annette; Malpas, Constance – OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., 2017
This report provides university and research library leaders with useful insights on emerging practices and infrastructures in European research information management (RIM), on the current and future role of persistent person and organization identifiers, and, more specifically, on incentives and barriers to adoption in three different national…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Information Management, Research Administration, Research Libraries
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Kleijnen, Jan; Dolmans, Diana; Willems, Jos; van Hout, Hans – Quality in Higher Education, 2014
This qualitative research examines the similarities and differences between three teaching departments within Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) in the Netherlands that provide effective and three that provide less effective quality management. What are staff members' conceptions and perceptions of quality, quality management and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Universities, Quality Assurance, Educational Quality
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Gandolfi, Enrico – E-Learning and Digital Media, 2018
This article investigates the phenomenon of open and participative development (e.g. beta testing, Kickstarter projects)--i.e. extended prototyping--in digital entertainment as a potential source of insights for instructional interventions. Despite the increasing popularity of this practice and the potential implications for educators and…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Instructional Design, Games
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Kohn, Kurt; Hoffstaedter, Petra – Computer Assisted Language Learning, 2017
This article discusses insights gained from a case study on telecollaboration for intercultural communication in foreign language school contexts. Focus was on non-native English and German lingua franca conversations between pairs of students (aged 14-16, B1 level) from schools in France, Germany, the Netherlands and Spain. Telecollaboration…
Descriptors: Video Technology, Foreign Countries, Case Studies, Intercultural Communication
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Broos, Elizabeth; Cronje, Johannes C. – Educational Technology & Society, 2009
Dealing effectively with information and communication technology in the information society is a complex task and the human dimension is often under-estimated. This paper tries to give a voice to some managers about their experiences with information, communication and technology in their working environment, which involves participating in a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Government (Administrative Body), Telecommunications, Information Technology
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Runhaar, Piety; Sanders, Karin – Journal of Vocational Education and Training, 2013
Vocational Education and Training (VET) Institutions face serious challenges, like the implementation of competence-based education and upcoming teacher shortages, which urge them to implement Human Resources Management policy and practices (HRM). The implementation of HRM, however, often stagnates. This paper describes a qualitative study--in…
Descriptors: Human Resources, Vocational Education, Foreign Countries, Competency Based Education
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van Selm, Martine; Van der Heijden, Beatrice I. J. M. – Educational Gerontology, 2013
The stimulation of lifelong employability of employees is one of today's challenges in all sectors of the Dutch society. In this article, we will outline the historical context of the life-long employability issue in the Netherlands, and provide an overview of current business responses to the issue. We will discuss key obstacles for improving…
Descriptors: National Programs, Intervention, Educational Gerontology, Employment Potential
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Bollen, Lars; van der Meij, Hans; Leemkuil, Henny; McKenney, Susan – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2015
A digital learning and performance support environment for university student design tasks was developed. This paper describes on the design rationale, process, and the usage results to arrive at a core set of design principles for the construction of such an environment. We present a collection of organizational, technical, and course-related…
Descriptors: College Students, Design, Electronic Learning, Educational Environment
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Lopes, António – Research-publishing.net, 2014
The Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) lays strong emphasis on task-based language teaching (TBLT). However, this approach constitutes a challenge for many foreign language teachers, not so much because they are not familiar with the approach or its benefits, but because of the requirements and practical conditions to be met. Most…
Descriptors: Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Task Analysis, Teaching Methods
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