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The Socially Just School: Making Space for Youth to Speak Back
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|July 29, 2014

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This book explores schools and how they can function as social institutions that advance the interests and life chances of all young people, especially those who are already the most marginalized and at an educational disadvantage. Social justice is a key theme…
‘Hanging in with Kids' in Tough Times: Engagement in Contexts of Educational Disadvantage in…

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This book brings a unique, innovative and refreshing perspective to one of the most protracted issues affecting young lives – disengagement from schooling. Rather than continuing to blame young people, as most educational policies do, this book examines…
Rethinking School-to-work Transitions In Australia: Young People Have Something To Say

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This book draws on the stories of thirty-two young Australians to identify the barriers and obstacles they face in 'getting a job' in precarious times and from their vantage point. It maps the kinds of educational policies and practices that need to be created…
Rethinking School-to-work Transitions In Australia: Young People Have Something To Say
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|January 30, 2018

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This book draws on the stories of thirty-two young Australians to identify the barriers and obstacles they face in 'getting a job' in precarious times and from their vantage point. It maps the kinds of educational policies and practices that need to be created…
The Socially Just School: Making Space For Youth To Speak Back
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|September 27, 2016

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This book explores schools and how they can function as social institutions that advance the interests and life chances of all young people, especially those who are already the most marginalized and at an educational disadvantage. Social justice is a key theme…
Promoting Early Career Teacher Resilience: A Socio-cultural And Critical Guide To Action

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In Promoting Early Career Teacher Resilience the stories of 60 graduate teachers are documented as they grapple with some of the most persistent and protracted personal and professional struggles facing teachers today. Narratives emerge detailing feelings of…
Early Career Teachers: Stories of Resilience
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|September 26, 2014

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This book addresses one of the most persistent issues confronting governments, educations systems and schools today: the attraction, preparation, and retention of early career teachers. It draws on the stories of sixty graduate teachers from Australia to identify…
Doing Critical Educational Research: A Conversation with the Research of John Smyth

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John Smyth’s remarkable body of writing, research and scholarship has spanned four decades, and the urgency of our times makes it imperative to look in some depth at the breadth of his research and its trajectory, in order to see how we can connect,…
Critical Voices in Teacher Education: Teaching for Social Justice in Conservative Times

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Critically Engaged Learning: Connecting to Young Lives

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This book – the finale in a trilogy by the authors – traces the way in which a number of disadvantaged schools and communities were able to move beyond deficit, victim-blaming and pathologizing approaches and access resources of trust,…