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Die skoolhoof se rol as motiveerder van kurrikulumvernuwing in die prim?re skool

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dc.creator Domingo, Adeline Sophia
dc.date 2012-09-17T10:32:27Z
dc.date 2012-09-17T10:32:27Z
dc.date 2007
dc.date.accessioned 2017-05-10T10:21:23Z
dc.date.available 2017-05-10T10:21:23Z
dc.identifier http://hdl.handle.net/11189/399
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11189/399
dc.description Thesis (MTech (Education) Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2007
dc.description The school principal as educational leader is the key person in the implementation of curriculum change in schools and plays a vital role in motivating staff members in this regard. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of the school principal in regard to motivating educators during the implementation of new curricula. The principal's role as motivator is investigated in Chapter 2 on the basis of a number of motivation theories and techniques. Chapter 3 investigates the management function of the principal in regard to curriculum change. A questionnaire was devised on the grounds of the literature study and an empirical study (Chapter 4) was done with a group of primary school teachers and school principals employed by the Western Cape Education Department. From the literature review and empirical studies the following roles of the principal to motivate staff members, emerged: ? Improvement of group morale ? Empowerment of staff members ? Delegating of tasks ? Creating a positive school climate. The following tasks of the school principal are important during the implementation of curriculum change: ? Creating a climate for change ? Effective communication ? The development of human potential. Curriculum change has a negative impact on the motivation and perception of teaching for many teachers. The findings of this study show that educators argue that the school principal should be the motivator of staff in this regard.
dc.language other
dc.publisher Cape Peninsula University of Technology
dc.rights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/za/
dc.subject Primary school principals -- South Africa
dc.subject Curriculum change
dc.subject Curriculum planning
dc.subject Motivation in education
dc.title Die skoolhoof se rol as motiveerder van kurrikulumvernuwing in die prim?re skool
dc.type Thesis


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