Master of Education: Educational Policy Studies Final Capping Papers
The Educational Policy Studies Capping Exercise (EDPS 900) is a *3 CR/N course. The purposes of the capping exercise are to demonstrate skills of inquiry, reflection, and critique and to reflect on learning from the graduate experience. The capping exercise is a research inquiry that may fall into one of the following categories: 1) analysis of a work-based problem; 2) critical literature review; 3) scholarly paper; 4) development of professional or organizational resources; or 5) evaluation of a program and/or policy. The capping exercise is to be an original, individually-produced product distinct from the products of other courses completed in a student’s graduate program.
Items in this Collection
- 1Adriana Marcela Ferrer Rondon
- 1Anqi Miao
- 1Athena Photinopoulos
- 1Candice Cook
- 1Carolina Albornoz
- 1Chesare Cardinal
- 2social justice education
- 12030 Agenda for sustainable development
Beyond the Surface: The essential role of university staff in transformational reconciliation policy in higher educationDownload
The work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) pushed Canada into an era of ‘reconciliation’ and higher education institutions have indicated their desire to respond towards the elusive goal of reconciliation. The TRC report elicited a change to the narrative being used in higher...
Bolman and Deal’s Four Frames and the Quality Standards Academic Committee: An Analysis of Select Past and Future Leadership DecisionsDownload
This paper considers Bolman and Deal’s four frames, as developed in Reframing Organizations: Artistry, Choice, and Leadership (2017), in the context of an academic advisory committee, the Quality Standards Assurance Committee (QSAC), at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The...
Effective Implementation of Information Communication Technology (ICT) Policy As A Panacea For Efficient And Sustainable Educational Development In Nigeria Amidst Covid 19 Pandemic.Download
Across the world, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has become an indispensable tool for socio-economic, political and educational transformation and sustainable development. The Nigerian educational system has since recognised this fact and thus introduced ICT policy to promote its...
Engaging Citizens in Sustainable Development in Switzerland, France, Denmark, Malta, Sweden, and the PhilippinesDownload
We live in a finite world, and the sooner we come to terms with this, the better. Because the world we live in does not consist of infinite resources, we must understand that sustainable development is necessary for our survival. We can no longer afford to continue utilizing our resources at the...
For students attending a regular school, parental engagement impacts student achievement more than many other factors. This impact on student achievement increases as parents take greater ownership and interest in their child’s education. Within the literature examined, the most important factor...
I first set out to write this paper as a policy analysis on the revised Alberta Education Teaching Quality Standards (TQS), which has become one of the central policies in secondary schools to address the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s calls to action. I wanted to analyze the policy to...
In my capping paper, I have two concerns: How globalization or the global knowledge economy interacts with the internationalization of higher education in the Canadian context and the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic. A market-oriented ideology integrates economic or trade value into cultural,...
Trauma, intergenerational trauma, historical trauma has started gaining more popularity amongst professionals in the medical, psychological and educational fields. More professionals are starting to realize that our current practices need to be modernized and updated. In particular, amongst...
Leadership Behavior and its Impact on the Development of Ghana: The Role of Leadership in National DevelopmentDownload
Leaders give meaning to relentless organizational visions by consciously deploying meaningful possibilities and instilling a strong sense of team spirit that translates to sustained organizational success. This research paper explores how leadership behaviors impact the development of Ghana....