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The New Teachers’ Roundtable: A Case Study of Collective Resistance

New issue of Critical Education launched: Critical Education Volume 8, Number 4 March 1, 2017 The New Teachers’ Roundtable: A Case Study of Collective Resistance Beth Leah Sondel Abstract The New Teachers’ Roundtable (NTRT) is a democratically run collective of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Institute for Critical Education Studies seminars

The Institute for Critical Education Studies is please to sponsor two upcoming seminars on curriculum issues in Latin America and Spain. Curricular Discourses with Practical Implications: Perspectives and Experiences From Spain & South America September 22, 2016 11:30am – 1:30pm … Continue reading

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Call for Manuscripts: Radical Departures: Ruminations on the Purposes of Higher Education in Prison

Call for Manuscripts: Critical Education Radical Departures: Ruminations on the Purposes of Higher Education in Prison Series Editors: Erin L. Castro, University of Utah Mary Rachel Gould, Saint Louis University Higher education in prison is experiencing a moment of increased … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Special issue of Policy Futures in Education: Lefebvre’s teachings

CALL FOR PAPERS: Special issue of Policy Futures in Education Lefebvre’s teachings Lefebvre’s teachings Guest editor: Derek R. Ford, PhD Although the person of Henri Lefebvre has been gone since 1991, the exploration of the implications of his thought for … Continue reading

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Academic Bullying and Mobbing (Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor, No. 24)

New Workplace Issue #24 Academic Bullying & Mobbing Academic Bullying and Mobbing: Introduction to the Special Issue Institute for Critical Education Studies Of Sticks and Stones, Words that Wound, and Actions Speaking Louder: When Academic Bullying Becomes Everyday Oppression Harry Denny Beyond … Continue reading

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Critical Education to publish articles series “The Media and the Neoliberal Privatization of Education”

Forthcoming articles in the current volume of Critical Education will include a special series examining The Media and the Neoliberal Privatization of Education, edited by Derek R. Ford (Syracuse University), Brad Porfilio (California State University, East Bay), and Rebecca Goldstein (Montclair State … Continue reading

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CFP: Learning, technologies, and time in the age of global neoliberal capitalism

Call for Papers SPECIAL ISSUE OF KNOWLEDGE CULTURES Learning, Technologies, and Time in the Age of Global Neoliberal Capitalism The study of time, technology and learning has preoccupied scholars across disciplines for decades. From the psychological impacts of networked gadgets to … Continue reading

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Schooling Corporate Citizens: A Conversation with Ronald W. Evans

Fireside Chat with Ron Evans on Education Reform, Social Studies, and Democratic Citizenship, Hosted By E. Wayne Ross  This conservation with Ron Evans was conducted in the plenary session of the 2015 retreat of College and University Faculty Assembly of National … Continue reading

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Does size matter when it comes to public school classes?

[Cross posted from Institute for Critical Education Studies blog] Does size matter when it comes to public school classes? This question was debated on CBC Radio’s The Current this morning. Burnaby, BC grade 4/5 teacher Jennifer Heighton, Russ Whitehurst of … Continue reading

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No, don’t call me “Cassandra” (she had the curse of never being believed). Everyone knew my prophesy would be fulfilled!

On Tuesday May 6, 2014, the “Amazing E. Wayne”—renowned mystic, soothsayer, prophet, knower of things about BC politics—wrote the following about BC Minister of Education Peter Fassbender’s announcement of an investigation into the bizarre story of Rick Davis, the BC … Continue reading

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