Jeevani Herath

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♦  Institute of Education, University of London, UK Currently studying for PhD in Education

♦  MA in Education-2004,Frenchay Campus, University of West of England, Bristol, UK

♦  B.Ed (Hons)1999,Faculty of Education,University of Colombo,Sri Lanka.

Areas of Teaching

Sociology of Education, Primary Education, Comparative Education, Tertiary Education, Educational Research Methodology

Areas of Research Interests

Awards and Grants

♦  Grant – Central Research Fund, University of London-2007

♦  Grant – University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka-2005

♦  Scholarship to UK – National Education Research and Evaluation Centre, (NEREC) Sri Lanka-2003

♦  Scholarship to Singapore – Japan International Co-operation Agency (JAICA)-2001

♦  Scholarship to Japan – Government of Japan-2000

Research Publications

♦  The Impact of Financial, Human and Social Capital at Home and at Home and at School on the Educational Outcomes of the Grade 4 Students in Sri Lanka: Education and International Development (Vol.15); IOE, UK,2007

♦  Home and School Contributors for Achievemnets in Education: Education and International Development (Vol.16); IOE, UK,2008

♦  Gender wise Differences in Perceptions of Student Achievements in the Sri Lankan Education Ssystem (Unpublished Dissertation),2004

♦  A Comparative Study on Achievemnts in the English Language of Rural and Urban Students in Sri Lankan State Schools (Unpublished Dissertation),1998

Editorial work


Chapters and Web Documents

Journal Articles

Technical Reports

Conference Papers

Book Publications

Other responsibilities