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The post-colonial state and educational reform

Rugano Jonas Zvobgo

The post-colonial state and educational reform

(Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Botswana)

by Rugano Jonas Zvobgo

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Published by Zimbabwe Pub. House in Harare, Zimbabwe .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects:
    • Education and state -- Africa, Southern -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Education and state -- Zimbabwe,
    • Educational change -- Africa, Southern -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Educational change -- Zimbabwe,
    • Educational planning -- Africa, Southern -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Educational planning -- Zimbabwe

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-209) and index.

      StatementRugano Jonas Zvobgo.
      GenreCross-cultural studies.
      SeriesProgressive teaching
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC95.A356 Z86 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 214 p. :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL145773M
      ISBN 101779011571
      LC Control Number99892373
      OCLC/WorldCa42931013

      Studies of Education Reform: Systemic Reform Volume I: Findings and Conclusions Margaret E. Goertz, Project Director Consortium for Policy Research in Education Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Robert E. Floden National Center for Research on Teacher Learning Michigan State University Jennifer O’Day The Pew Forum on Education Reform. Nation-building in modern Africa has faced the challenge of integrating multi-cultural traditions. Reform of inherited educational systems that largely func-tioned to maintain the colonial order.

        Africa’s post-colonial states have great number of ailments. Literally, they have the lowest access to running water, high famine rates, low literacy and education levels and are generally at the bottom of the globe when it comes to development. These issues stem from their roots as post-colonial nations naturally, through arbitrary borders.   Long before Namibia’s independence in , Sweden initiated a policy dialogue with Namibia’s future political leadership. This article reviews the impact of an educational reform in Namibia in the early s called the Integrated Teacher Training Programme (ITTP), which was an outcome of collaboration between the South West African People’s Organisation (SWAPO), the liberation Cited by: 2.

      Education reform is the name given to the goal of changing public education. Historically, reforms have taken different forms because the motivations of reformers have differed. Postcolonialism is the academic study of the cultural legacy of colonialism and imperialism, focusing on the human consequences of the control and exploitation of colonized people and their lonialism is a critical theory analysis of the history, culture, literature, and discourse of European imperial power. The name postcolonialism is modeled on postmodernism, with which it .


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