Item description for Dimensions of Professional Learning: Professionalism, Practice and Identity by Amanda Berry...
The contributors to this volume explore challenges and dilemmas around professional learning that confront educators in Australia. The book is organised around three dimensions of professional learning: professionalism, identity formation and communal sites of professional learning. It addresses important questions. In what ways do policies and practices mediate the construction of 'a professional' among current and future educators? How do communal spaces shape the professional learning of educators? What are the tensions that emerge in the construction of professional identity through professional learning? As a whole, all chapters provide insight into the dynamic nature of 'professional becoming'.
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Studio: Sense Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6" Height: 0.7" Weight: 1.05 lbs.
Release Date Mar 23, 2007
Publisher Sense Publishers
ISBN 9087900015 ISBN13 9789087900014
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More About Amanda Berry
Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan are journalists for "The Washington Post" who write about national and foreign news. They are longtime foreign correspondents who have been based in Tokyo, Mexico City and London. Winners of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting, they are also the authors of "The Prison Angel: Mother Antonia's Journey from Beverly Hills to a Life of Service in a Mexican Jail." They live in Washington, D.C., with their two children.
"From the Hardcover edition."
Amanda Berry was born in 1960 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Leiden University, The Netherlands.