Donald Trump Wins US Election: GEA Members Respond

Calling out Trump Pedagogy: Turning the 2016 USA election into a teachable moment
 
Jessica Ringrose and Victoria Showunmi, UCL Institute of Education
Many teachers at schools and universities internationally have been asking how to discuss the 2016 USA elections with children, young people and university students as they head back to their teaching and learning work in […]

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GEA Conference 2017; News and CfP

 

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
11th International Biennial
Gender & Education Association Conference:
Generative Feminism(s): working across/within/through borders
Middlesex University, London.
GEA is thrilled to announce that the 11th International Biennial conference will be hosted by Middlesex University and take place on the  21st-23 June 2017. 
The GEA Conference has long provided an important home for established and aspiring feminist researchers to foreground and share […]

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Feminist Readings/Lectures Féministes – A Room For Reading

The Feminist Readings Network provides a space to explore the question of reading with feminist thought, art and pedagogy. We’re delighted to have been awarded funding by the Gender and Education Association to further develop and extend our network.
A transnational and multilingual initiative, this project is for our feminist colleagues, and those that follow. The […]

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Where you inspired by Judith Butler in the 1990s?

 
Today GEA brings our readers something slightly different to sink your teeth to! Eva Bendix Petersen, PhD, Professor of Higher Education
at Roskilde University in Denmark is seeking participants for a small study investigating the relationship between time, timeliness and social theory.
She asks;
Where you inspired by Judith Butler in the 1990s? Are you still an active researcher? Please complete this […]

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Gender and Education Journal Role Available; Books Review Editor

The Gender and Education Journal is seeking a new Books Review Editor. The role involves circulating a ‘books for review’ list on a regular basis, selecting books for review, obtaining reviewers, managing the review submission process through to publication, and liaising with the Editors.
The Books Review Editor will produce a bi-annual newsletter and an annual report […]

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New Mediations of Feminist Sociology of Education

GEA is thrilled to announce an upcoming event to be held at UCL Institute of Education; New Mediations of Feminist Sociology of Education looks set to be a fantastic occasion with GEA members Jessica Ringrose  convening and Emilie Lawrence speaking on Social Media Feminist Humour as Popular Pedagogy.
A panel on Feminist Challenges in Higher Education will be leading the […]

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Grammar Schools: The Rise and Fall of ‘Evidence-Informed Policy’?

Much has been written on the subject of grammar schools in light of Prime Minister, Theresa May’s declaration to reintroduce selective schooling to England. Several counties currently still offer grammar schools as an option for students leaving primary school but May wishes to roll out many more across the country, citing ‘social mobility’ and ‘better chances’ […]

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