Browse by Subject "critical pedagogy"
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(2010-08-20)To demonstrate how the growing influence of alternative media in civil society correlates with the rise of social movements and their influence on contemporary manifestations of resistance, this research uses critical ...
Black girlhood celebration: the political courage of black girls and women in everyday experiences (2013-08-22)Bridging critical pedagogy, hip-hop and education, hip-hop feminism, and literature on Black girlhood, this thesis shows how Black girls in Saving Our Lives Hear Our Truths (SOLHOT), a community of girls and women in ...
Countering privilege: Toward a critical pedagogy of compassion in the teaching of United States history (2011-01-14)It is the thesis of this paper that privileged students can develop compassion for their peers who are given minority status in our society by having United States history teachers teach history in such a way that the ...
(2014-05-30)This study investigates the perspectives of language teachers on language and language teaching at a democratic school in São Paulo, Brazil. The commentary of the one former English teacher is central to the analysis, ...
Students’ perspectives and learning from a cross-cultural online course: The influence of a critical pedagogical approach. (2009-05)The purpose of this study was to learn about students’ learning through cross-cultural online education. The participants were students involved in the course “Teaching and Learning about Africa” at the University of ...
(Science for the People, 1985-11)One of the central debates in education is how to prepare students to meet the needs of a technologically oriented society. A companion question concerns the ways technology should be used in teaching traditional subjects. ...
(2013-05-24)Within the last 25 years, the number of students of color and students of poverty attending K-12 public schools has significantly increased compared to White and middle-class students. Current estimates project that students ...
(2012-05-22)While there has been much attention focused on the “effectiveness” of high schools meeting NCLB standards and their ability to produce students who are “college and career ready” as measured by ACT test scores, less attention ...