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Mediatizing higher education policies: discourses about quality education in the media
(Taylor & Francis, 2015)
This article presents a critical-political discourse analysis of the media debate over quality assurance in higher education, which occurred in Chile after the 2011 student movement. Students criticized the privatization ...
Is undergraduate programme accreditation influenced by educational public policy quality indicators? An exploratory study of the chilean higher education quality assurance system
(Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, 2018)
In Chile, as well as in most of Latin America, public policies for higher education have recently adopted a focus on quality assurance and accreditation systems. Uncertainty, however, still exists in terms of the quality ...
Sorting in higher education in Brazil
This paper investigates students sorting in higher education in Brazil based on three merged databases: (i) the National Household Sample Survey (PNAD/IBGE), (ii) the National Exam of Student Performance (ENADE), and (iii) ...
Evaluations of quality teaching for university quality assurance
(School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine, 2008)
Analysis of degree results for The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, Jamaica, evidences exponential grade inflation since the introduction, publication, and administrative uses of Student Evaluations of Teaching ...
Toward A Set Of Measures Of Student Learning Outcomes In Higher Education: Evidence From Brazil
Forging Ahead With Quality Teachers
(Daily Express, 2004-11)
This article questions how far Trinidad and Tobago has moved towards achieving some of the goals enunicated in the "World Declaration on Higher Education." With reference to developments in countries such as Australia, New ...