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Wendy Robinson's A Learning Profession?: Teachers and their Professional PDF

By Wendy Robinson

ISBN-10: 9462095728

ISBN-13: 9789462095724

This ground-breaking ebook uncovers a hidden heritage of the pro develop¬ment of serving academics. Drawing on hitherto unpublished archive fabric, Wendy Robinson unearths an op¬timistic and liberal age of excessive category meetings within the Twenties and Thirties, in Lon¬don resorts and Oxford schools, loose from govt keep watch over, the place lecturers from around the kingdom and in a foreign country, accrued for pro, highbrow and cultural 'refreshment'. The prestige connected to those events used to be signified by way of the celebs who graced them, together with royalty, public intellectuals, academic practitioners and politicians. Professor Robinson then exhibits how post-war education grew to become extra instrumental, taken over by means of the Ministry of schooling with its centrally-prescribed complicated classes, and, from 1970, via neighborhood schooling professionals' invention of ap¬parently democratic lecturers' Centres. This research is complemented by means of face-to-face interviews with lecturers and different practitioners as soon as energetic in expert improvement. interesting, particular inter¬views brilliantly seize academics' lived event improvement and its effect on their educating, profession improvement identification. clean and unique, lucidly written by means of one of many prime historians of schooling in Britain, A studying career? is vital and interesting interpreting for these inter¬ested within the improvement of a instructing occupation.

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2003). Pupil teachers and their professional training in pupil teachers centres in England and Wales, 1870–1914. New York, NY: Edwin Mellen Press. 118. 119. Ibid. 119–120. 120. Ibid. 120–121. 121. 101. 102. BoE, Annual Report, 1929–30, p. 56. BoE, Annual Report, 1933–34, p. 60. BoE, Annual Report, 1934–35, p. 65. BoE, Annual Report, 1937–38, p. 48. BoE, Annual Report, 1929–30, p. 57. 57. Ibid. 123. 48. NATIONAL POLICY MAPPING 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 Ibid.

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