Transforming Academic Institutions as Learning Organizations: Reflection from Past Researches

Authors

  • Amlesh Kumar Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhubaneswar
  • B. N. Panda Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhubaneswar

Keywords:

Learning organizations, academic institutions, transformation

Abstract

The purpose of this article is to examine the past researches on transforming academic institutions as learning organizations. The present review article has reviewed research papers ranging from 1990 to 2021 and tried to conceptualize the existing status of academic institutions as learning organizations. The paper has discussed learning organization researches from a business organization to academic institutions. The review focuses on transforming academic institutions into learning organizations, learning organization constructs, organizational learning, factors, benefits, barriers and measuring learning organizations, and the current status of learning organization research. Through the review of literature, the study has found out most of the researches on transforming academic institutions into learning organisations. The researchers have suggested how to transform universities and institutions into learning organizations. This review article has also found out some of the factors and barriers for becoming learning organizations. The paper has concluded that there is a dearth of learning organisation-related practices in academic institutions and the need to implement learning organization philosophy in academic institutions and work on transformation. The study suggests achieving all the dimensions of learning organizations and this construct should be popular in academic institutions researches.

Author Biographies

Amlesh Kumar , Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhubaneswar

Amlesh Kumar is Research Scholar in Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhubaneswar- 751022. Email Id: amleshedu@gmail.com

B. N. Panda, Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhubaneswar

B. N. Panda is professor and Dean of Research at Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhubaneswar- 751022. Email Id: bnpanda38@hotmail.com

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Published

2022-03-29

How to Cite

Kumar , A. ., & Panda, B. N. . (2022). Transforming Academic Institutions as Learning Organizations: Reflection from Past Researches. Staff and Educational Development International, 25(1), 199-208. Retrieved from http://journal.netsed.net/index.php/sedi/article/view/103