Is Everyone Really Equal?

Is Everyone Really Equal?


  • Author: Özlem Sensoy
  • Release Date : 2017-07-28
  • Genre: Education
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This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education.Based on the authors’ extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the book addresses the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. This comprehensive resource includes new features such as a chapter on intersectionality and classism; discussion of contemporary activism (Black Lives Matter, Occupy, and Idle No More); material on White Settler societies and colonialism; pedagogical supports related to “common social patterns” and “vocabulary to practice using”; and extensive updates throughout.Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, Is Everyone Really Equal? is a detailed and engaging tex...

Is Everyone Really Equal

Is Everyone Really Equal


  • Author : Ozlem Sensoy
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807776179


Is Everyone Really Equal Book Description :

This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education. Based on the authors’ extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the book addresses the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. This comprehensive resource includes new features such as a chapter on intersectionality and classism; discussion of contemporary activism (Black Lives Matter, Occupy, and Idle No More); material on White Settler societies and colonialism; pedagogical supports related to “common social patterns” and “vocabulary to practice using”; and extensive updates throughout. Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, Is Everyone Really Equal? is a detailed and engaging t...

Is Everyone Really Equal

Is Everyone Really Equal


  • Author : Ozlem Sensoy
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807758618


Is Everyone Really Equal Book Description :

This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education. Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, this comprehensive resource includes many new features such as discussion of contemporary activism. The text includes many user-friendly features, examples, and vignettes to not just define but illustrate key concepts....

Is Everyone Really Equal

Is Everyone Really Equal


  • Author : Özlem Sensoy
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-26
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807773154


Is Everyone Really Equal Book Description :

This practical handbook will introduce readers to social justice education, providing tools for developing “critical social justice literacy” and for taking action towards a more just society. Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, this book offers a collection of detailed and engaging explanations of key concepts in social justice education, including critical thinking, socialization, group identity, prejudice, discrimination, oppression, power, privilege, and White supremacy. Based on extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the authors address the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. They provide recognizable examples, scenarios, and vignettes illustrating t...

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education


  • Author : Paul C. Gorski
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-02-21
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351142502


Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education Book Description :

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education offers pre- and in-service educators an opportunity to analyze and reflect upon a variety of realistic case studies related to educational equity and social justice. The accessibly written cases allow educators to practice the process of considering a range of contextual factors, checking their own biases, and making immediate- and longer-term decisions about how to create and sustain equitable learning environments for all students. This revised edition adds ten new cases to offer greater coverage of elementary education, as well as topics such as body-shaming, Black Lives Matter, and transgender oppression. Existing cases have been updated to reflect new societal contexts, and streamlined for e...

Why Take Media Seriously

Why Take Media Seriously


  • Author : Özlem Sensoy
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-07-10
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0807761508


Why Take Media Seriously Book Description :

Why should we take media seriously? Research tells us that popular culture and media messages play a critical role in the knowledge we have about the world and the people and issues in it. This much-needed book will help students and teachers make sense of today's complex media environment. Each chapter examines a key concept for decoding media messages (such as representation, discourse, and corporatization) and offers detailed examples and activities to guide readers in developing their own analysis. Why Take Media Seriously? provides both a conceptual foundation for critical media literacy as well as practical guidance for engaging in this approach. Book Features: An accessible introduction to key concepts for developing critical media literacy, i...

Revealing the Invisible

Revealing the Invisible


  • Author : Sherry Marx
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Education
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780415953429


Revealing the Invisible Book Description :

This book examines and confronts the passive and often unconscious racism of white teacher education students, offering a critical tool in the effort to make education more equitable. Sherry Marx provides a consciousness-raising account of how white teachers must come to recognize their own positions of privilege and work actively to create anti-racist teaching techniques and learning environments for children of color and children learning English as a second language....

Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada

Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada


  • Author : Janine Brodie
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-16
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442634084


Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada Book Description :

Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada examines the changing contours of inequality and social justice in contemporary Canada. Approaching questions of social justice from the perspectives of race, youth, precarious workers, indigenous peoples, and the LGBTQ community, the contributors emphasize different ways of thinking about and addressing contemporary social inequalities and insecurities....

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Diane J. Goodman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-05-15
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136817397


Promoting Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice provides theories, perspectives, and strategies that are useful for working with adults from privileged groups—those who are in a more powerful position in any given type of oppression. The thoroughly revised edition of this accessible and practical guide offers tools that allow educators to be more reflective and intentional in their work—helping them to consider who they’re working with, what they’re doing, why they’re doing it and how to educate more effectively. New features include: A new chapter, "The Joy of Unlearning Privilege/Oppression," highlights specific ways people from privileged groups benefit from unlearning privilege/oppression and from creating greater equity. A new chapter, "Allies ...

Practice what You Teach

Practice what You Teach


  • Author : Bree Picower
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: EDUCATION
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780415895392


Practice what You Teach Book Description :

"Many teachers enter the profession with a desire to "make a difference." But given who most teachers are, where they come from, and what pressure they feel to comply with existing school policies, how can they take up this charge? Practice What You Teach follows three different groups of educators to explore the challenges of developing and supporting teachers' sense of social justice and activism at various stages of their careers: White pre-service teachers typically enrolled in most teacher education programs, a group of new teachers attempting to integrate social justice into their teaching, and experienced educators who see their teaching and activism as inextricably linked. Teacher educator Bree Picower delves into each of these group's triump...

Handbook of Social Justice in Education

Handbook of Social Justice in Education


  • Author : William Ayers
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-06-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135596149


Handbook of Social Justice in Education Book Description :

The Handbook of Social Justice in Education, a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the field, addresses, from multiple perspectives, education theory, research, and practice in historical and ideological context, with an emphasis on social movements for justice. Each of the nine sections explores a primary theme of social justice and education: Historical and Theoretical Perspectives International Perspectives on Social Justice in Education Race and Ethnicity, Language and Identity: Seeking Social Justice in Education Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice in Education Bodies, Disability and the Fight for Social Justice in Education Youth and Social Justice in Education Globalization: Local and World Issues in Education The Politics of Social Justic...