Schoolgirl Pregnancy, Motherhood and Education

Dealing with difference

  • Kerry Vincent
These personal accounts of their educational experiences by pregnant schoolgirls and schoolgirl mothers reveal that despite inclusive policy and aims to support young mothers to complete school, they find themselves disparaged and marginalised. The book offers practical suggestions for achieving better educational outcomes for such pupils.
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Dealing with difference

  • Kerry Vincent
These personal accounts of their educational experiences by pregnant schoolgirls and schoolgirl mothers reveal that despite inclusive policy and aims to support young mothers to complete school, they find themselves disparaged and marginalised. The book offers practical suggestions for achieving better educational outcomes for such pupils.

Price: £21.99

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Women Studying Childcare

Integrating Lives Through Adult Education

  • Hazel Wright
The ten-year study of 150 women on a diploma course on childcare in an FE college shows how the women use education to balance being both mothers and workers and how they determine their own lifestyle and manage stasis and change.
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Integrating Lives Through Adult Education

  • Hazel Wright
The ten-year study of 150 women on a diploma course on childcare in an FE college shows how the women use education to balance being both mothers and workers and how they determine their own lifestyle and manage stasis and change.

Price: £20.99

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Children at Play

Learning Gender in the Early Years

  • Barbara Martin
This captivating book illuminates how 3 and 4 year-old newcomers in early years classes learn rules for gendered behaviour from older children and develop their gender identities. A two year longitudinal research project casts new light on children’s own understandings of gender in their imaginative and socio-dramatic play, and in the playground.
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Learning Gender in the Early Years

  • Barbara Martin
This captivating book illuminates how 3 and 4 year-old newcomers in early years classes learn rules for gendered behaviour from older children and develop their gender identities. A two year longitudinal research project casts new light on children’s own understandings of gender in their imaginative and socio-dramatic play, and in the playground.

Price: £20.99

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Undoing Homophobia in Primary Schools

  • No Outsiders Project Team
A celebration of recognition, affirmation and inclusion by primary teachers, who have challenged the taken-for-granted norms and silences in primary schools around sexual orientation and gender expression. With examples of good practice, and examples of children’s work, it is suitable for teachers, teacher trainers, and policy makers.
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  • No Outsiders Project Team
A celebration of recognition, affirmation and inclusion by primary teachers, who have challenged the taken-for-granted norms and silences in primary schools around sexual orientation and gender expression. With examples of good practice, and examples of children’s work, it is suitable for teachers, teacher trainers, and policy makers.

Price: £16.99

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Interrogating Heteronormativity in Primary Schools

The No Outsiders Project

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
The Civil Partnership Act (2006), the Equality Act (2007) and various legislative requirements for ensuring the active promotion of child wellbeing, gender equality and community cohesion all place demands on schools and support services which they are ill-equipped to meet. This book examines how we might go about addressing these demands.
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The No Outsiders Project

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
The Civil Partnership Act (2006), the Equality Act (2007) and various legislative requirements for ensuring the active promotion of child wellbeing, gender equality and community cohesion all place demands on schools and support services which they are ill-equipped to meet. This book examines how we might go about addressing these demands.

Price: £19.99

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Race, gender and educational desire

  • Heidi Safia Mirza
This lecture argues that by understanding the black and Asian collective desire for education, we can begin to reclaim the meaning of education, reinstating it as a radical site of resistance and refutation, so evident in the postcolonial experience.
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  • Heidi Safia Mirza
This lecture argues that by understanding the black and Asian collective desire for education, we can begin to reclaim the meaning of education, reinstating it as a radical site of resistance and refutation, so evident in the postcolonial experience.

Price: £5.00

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Invisible Boundaries

Addressing Sexualities Equality in Children’s Worlds

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
Presents ways of conceptualising and overcoming homophobia and transphobia in educational settings. This book also presents ideas about how to translate policy supporting sexualities equality into the experiences of children and their families.
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Addressing Sexualities Equality in Children’s Worlds

  • Renee DePalma
  • Elizabeth Atkinson
Presents ways of conceptualising and overcoming homophobia and transphobia in educational settings. This book also presents ideas about how to translate policy supporting sexualities equality into the experiences of children and their families.

Price: £19.99

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Schooled Bodies?

Negotiating Adolescent Validation Through Press, Peers and Parents

  • Majella McSharry
Unique in offering a methodologically detailed account of the complexities encountered by the adolescents in their pursuit of a sense of embodied validation. The in-depth study allows readers to journey into the worlds of teenagers from varied backgrounds, as they reveal embodied narratives that shift frequently between happiness and heartache
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Negotiating Adolescent Validation Through Press, Peers and Parents

  • Majella McSharry
Unique in offering a methodologically detailed account of the complexities encountered by the adolescents in their pursuit of a sense of embodied validation. The in-depth study allows readers to journey into the worlds of teenagers from varied backgrounds, as they reveal embodied narratives that shift frequently between happiness and heartache

Price: £19.99

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Challenging Homophobia

Teaching About Sexual Diversity

  • Lutz Van Dijk
  • Barry Van Driel
Tells how educators in various national and cultural contexts deal with prejudice, discrimination, stereotyping and sometimes overt violence against sexual minorities, particularly lesbians and gays. This book focuses on the importance of changing the attitudes of people who believe that their homophobic views on sexuality are morally superior.
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Teaching About Sexual Diversity

  • Lutz Van Dijk
  • Barry Van Driel
Tells how educators in various national and cultural contexts deal with prejudice, discrimination, stereotyping and sometimes overt violence against sexual minorities, particularly lesbians and gays. This book focuses on the importance of changing the attitudes of people who believe that their homophobic views on sexuality are morally superior.

Price: £21.99

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Genderwatch

Still Watching….

  • Kate Myers
  • Hazel Taylor
  • Sue Adler
  • Diana Leonard
Focuses on gender difference, while also taking account of the diversity of children’s backgrounds and heritages. This comprehensive handbook contains 60 schedules covering various aspects of school life and different phases from preschool to secondary. It is for anyone who wants to improve equality of opportunity in schools.
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Still Watching….

  • Kate Myers
  • Hazel Taylor
  • Sue Adler
  • Diana Leonard
Focuses on gender difference, while also taking account of the diversity of children’s backgrounds and heritages. This comprehensive handbook contains 60 schedules covering various aspects of school life and different phases from preschool to secondary. It is for anyone who wants to improve equality of opportunity in schools.

Price: £24.99

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