Plenary address: creating a cycle of care and hope

Duckworth, Vicky (2016) Plenary address: creating a cycle of care and hope. Youth at promise symposium, 10th of April 2016, Perth, Austrailia.

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Abstract

Vicky will draw on her research and practice to explore the emotional and economic capital needed for learners to make transitions through education and into the field of work. She will consider restraining factors in relation to the resources available to them, highlighting the difficulty of being poor and how it impacts on the choices the learners have to pursue their educational aspirations, hopes and dreams. It will draw on case studies to illustrate the role of the teacher is not just to teach but to care and identify and address the barriers which learners face in pursuing their aspirations

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
L Education > L Education (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
Divisions: Education
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2016 10:52
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/7613

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