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Kalafsky, Ronald V.; Sonnichsen, Tyler – Journal of Geography, 2015
The use of SWOT analysis is a means through which geography students can investigate key concepts in economic geography and essential topics in regional economic development. This article discusses the results of a course project where economic geography students employed SWOT analysis to explore medium-sized metropolitan areas across the southern…
Descriptors: Human Geography, Economic Development, Geography Instruction, Metropolitan Areas
Orr, Betsy – Online Submission, 2013
A SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats) analysis of a teacher education program, or any program, can be the driving force for implementing change. A SWOT analysis is used to assist faculty in initiating meaningful change in a program and to use the data for program improvement. This tool is useful in any undergraduate or degree…
Descriptors: Program Effectiveness, Program Improvement, Educational Change, Improvement Programs
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Ezeudu, Florence O.; Chiaha, Gertrude-Theresa Uzoamaka; Anazor, Lynda Chioma; Eze, Justina Uzoamaka; Omeke, Faith Chinwe – Journal of Education and Practice, 2015
The purpose of this study was to do a SWOT analysis and compare performances of male and female students in chemistry. Four research questions and four null hypotheses guided the study. Two boys', two girls' and two coeducational schools involving 1319 males and 1831 females, were selected by a stratified, deliberate sampling technique. A…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Chemistry, Science Instruction, Strategic Planning
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Kallioinen, Outi – Journal of Career and Technical Education, 2011
The scholarship of teaching at Laurea University of Applied Sciences is undergoing a great change. The purpose of this article is to reflect the SWOT-analysis produced by 13 teachers at the end of the 2-year PD programme for Transformative Teaching concerning the implementation of the new pedagogical model of Laurea called Learning by Developing…
Descriptors: Expertise, Curriculum Development, Sciences, Technology
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Jackson, Jerlando F. L.; Charleston, LaVar J.; Gilbert, Juan E. – Journal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research, 2014
According to the National Science Foundation (NSF; 2006), science and engineering jobs constitute a growing sector of the United States economy. The number of science and engineering degrees has lagged behind this occupational growth. In describing Wisconsin's technology profile, Winters, Strang, and Klus (2000) report that the state is nationally…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Strategic Planning, Research Methodology, Regional Characteristics
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Johnson, Katryna – American Journal of Business Education, 2013
Educators can provide opportunities for active learning for the students by engaging them in client-based projects with the community, which enhances application of theory and provides students with the relevance demanded from the business community. Experiential learning opportunities through client-based projects provide for such an experience.…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Graduate Students, Active Learning, Service Learning
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Ahmadi, Mohammad; Dileepan, Parthasarati; Wheatley, Kathleen K. – Journal of Education for Business, 2016
This is the decade of data analytics and big data, but not everyone agrees with the definition of big data. Some researchers see it as the future of data analysis, while others consider it as hype and foresee its demise in the near future. No matter how it is defined, big data for the time being is having its glory moment. The most important…
Descriptors: Strategic Planning, Data, Data Analysis, Statistical Analysis
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Kovalchuck, Vasyl; Vorotnykova, Iryna – Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, 2017
The research considers the readiness of teachers and postgraduate pedagogical educational establishments to use e-coaching and e-mentoring which can provide continuous professional development of teachers. The use of theoretical methods of systematization and comparison of scientific statements, experience in implementing e-coaching, e-mentoring…
Descriptors: Coaching (Performance), Mentors, Faculty Development, Foreign Countries
Anderson, Theresa – ProQuest LLC, 2017
Universities and colleges have experienced a reduction in state appropriations since the 2008 Great Recession. The purpose of this phenomenological dissertation in practice study was to examine whether distance education would be a viable strategy to compensate for declining state appropriations at four-year public higher education institutions in…
Descriptors: Distance Education, Public Colleges, State Aid, Strategic Planning
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Ahmed, Hanaa Ouda Khadri – Journal of Education and Practice, 2016
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education has been achieving growing international attention. As the world economy is becoming more diversified and dependent on innovation, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills and expertise are progressively more needed for competition and development. Egyptian students…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, STEM Education, Higher Education, College Students
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Fitriyah, Nur – Journal of Social Studies Education Research, 2018
This study examines strategies used by the cooperative to develop productive resources and how internal and external factors are identified to support the strategies. A qualitative case description illuminated factors the cooperative faced. The research was conducted in "Visiana Bhakti" Cooperative Samarinda Indonesia, involving 15…
Descriptors: Qualitative Research, Foreign Countries, Strategic Planning, Research Methodology
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Siswanto, Adil; Moeljadi – International Journal of Evaluation and Research in Education, 2015
Baluran National Park in the regency of Situbondo, East Java-Indonesia, highly prospective for development of sustainable tourism that can improve the welfare of local people. The suitable tourism type is eco-tourism with local people involvement. The purposes of this study are: 1) To know the local people involvement in eco-tourism development;…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Parks, Tourism, Community Involvement
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Eriksson, Miikka J.; Vuojärvi, Hanna – Higher Education Research and Development, 2014
A multitude of studies has assessed the success of different technology initiatives but rarely has the focus been on special groups. This paper examines whether university students with children and those without have different perceptions of a technology initiative where students were able to acquire university sponsored laptops and were provided…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Parents, Student Attitudes
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Wait, Marius; Govender, Cookie – Africa Education Review, 2019
Work integrated learning (WIL) is an integral part of the curriculum in higher education institutions (HEIs). WIL project leaders require a strategy to evaluate the success of WIL projects. This article reports on the evaluation criteria used in assessing the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) identified in WIL projects. This…
Descriptors: Workplace Learning, Integrated Activities, Higher Education, Delphi Technique
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Sasidhar, P. V. K.; Reddy, P. Gopal – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2012
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to identify and rank the SWOT issues of India's veterinary and animal science education. Design: The data were collected at the Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) from 168 post-graduate students. The two surveys generated 72% (N = 121) and 68% (N = 114) response rates, respectively. In the first…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Veterinary Medical Education, Animals, Objectives
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