Author: Sumi Hollingworth

Featured Stories, Issues

White Working-Class Boys’ Learner Identities in Neoliberal Times

Garth Stahl, now at the University of South Australia, discusses his research in London, UK, on white working class boys. Garth’s book Identity, Neoliberalism and Aspiration: Educating White Working-class Boys is now available from Routledge.
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In recent years there has been growing concern over the pervasive disparities in academic achievement that are highly influenced by ethnicity, […]

Future Events

Forthcoming GEA sponsored symposium

Forthcoming Symposium on Healthy Sexual Development. Friday 3rd July 2015, Bristol.
The RSE Hub and the University of Westminster would like to invite you to a
symposium on Healthy Sexual Development, exploring how research in sexuality,
relationships and sex education can translate into practice. Using the framework of
the Fifteen Domains of Healthy Sexual Development, this event aims to […]

Featured Stories

Gender and Education in the Asia-Pacific: Possibilities and Provocations: a report from the Melbourne Conference

The Gender and Education Interim Conference hosted by three universities in Melbourne in December was a truly inspiring occasion.
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Three outstanding key notes were followed by three inspirational panels organized around Rebecca Barry’s remarkable film ‘I am a girl’; the expanding and diversifying role of digital media in education and public pedagogies; and Gender Jamming including […]