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Beer, Laura E.; Rodriguez, Katrina; Taylor, Christina; Martinez-Jones, Naomi; Griffin, Jennifer; Smith, Tony R.; Lamar, Margaret; Anaya, Reyna – Journal of Transformative Education, 2015
Contemplative practices support transformative learning processes but can be difficult to identify in a higher education environment. Advocates of contemplative approaches to education see this void as a concern. When topics like these are ignored, especially when desired by students, staff, and faculty, the holistic, transformative, and deep…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Qualitative Research, College Faculty, Holistic Approach
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Clifford, Valerie; Montgomery, Catherine – Journal of Transformative Education, 2015
Over the last three decades, universities have, almost universally, adopted the mantra of internationalization. However, the implications of internationalization for transformative learning through curriculum receive little consideration. This article draws on data from a fully online course entitled "Internationalizing the Curriculum for All…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Transformative Learning, Global Approach, Curriculum Development
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Konopasky, Abigail W.; Reybold, L. Earle – Journal of Transformative Education, 2015
Adult educators are often part-time workers or volunteers and, as such, they must simultaneously negotiate multiple professional identities. This negotiation process may trigger conflict among professional identities, which can provide an opportunity for transformational learning. In this case study, the authors explore this conflict and learning…
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Interviews, Transformative Learning, Females
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Burrows, Leigh – Journal of Transformative Education, 2015
This article reports on face-to-face and online qualitative research conducted with 25 teachers from 8 schools in Australia that explored their experience of mindfulness and reflection in relation to a self-identified relational dilemma with a student, colleague, or parent who was causing them concern at work. The aim of this study was to find out…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Qualitative Research, Reflection, Interpersonal Relationship
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Fraser, Sharon P. – Journal of Transformative Education, 2015
University science teaching remains fairly traditional in its approach, incorporating teacher-centred and lecture-based methodologies and utilizing cook book laboratory experiences. Innovative science lecturers, however, have transformed their understanding and practice as teachers, placing their students at the heart of their actions and engaging…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, College Science, Transformative Learning, Teaching Methods
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Arroyo, Andrew T.; Kidd, Angel R.; Burns, Susan M.; Cruz, Ivan J.; Lawrence-Lamb, Judy E. – Journal of Transformative Education, 2015
Drawing from the qualitative tradition of narrative inquiry, and situated in an online learning environment at a historically Black college or university, this study explores the potential transformative impact of an original teaching philosophy from the perspectives of a tenure-track assistant professor and four former, nontraditional…
Descriptors: Online Courses, College Faculty, Undergraduate Students, Educational Philosophy
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Duenkel, Nicky; Pratt, Judy; Sullivan, Julie – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
This article describes a Cooperative Inquiry (CI) undertaken by seven transformative educators who set out to explore how they could better walk with the authority inherent in their professional roles so as to avoid unconsciously replicating unhealthy power dynamics. Their process revealed the insidious and cyclical nature of hegemony, enabling…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Inquiry, Cooperative Learning, Empowerment
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Baily, Supriya; Stribling, Stacia M.; McGowan, Chandra L. – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
This article explores how teachers' perceptions of social justice issues are developed through experiential learning opportunities and maps their transformations in thinking onto the three levels of responsibility identified by Berger's "growing edge." The study looked at where teachers were on the growing edge and examples of how they…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Teacher Education, Social Justice, Experiential Learning
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Mälkki, Kaisu; Green, Larry – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
Although the notion of transformative learning points to a desirable destination for educational endeavors, the difficulty in the journey is often neglected. Our intention is to map the experiential micro-processes involved in transformative learning such that the phenomenon is illuminated from a first-person rather than third-person point of…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Reflection, Attitude Change, Learning Processes
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Arends, Jessica – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
As scholars, we are responsible for examining the academic and pedagogical traditions from which our current approaches have developed. This includes the historical establishment of and reliance upon rationality which postmodernist scholarship argues unconsciously guides our educational motives and processes. Rationality is especially relevant to…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Reflection, Service Learning, Higher Education
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Mantas, Kathy; Schwind, Jasna K. – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
In this article, we take a retrospective look at a workshop where Jasna, a nurse educator, was a participant, and Kathy, a preservice teacher educator, was both a participant and the facilitator of an artful inquiry process she calls "cocreative writing." By putting forward our stories, we share our experiences as well as contribute to…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Art Activities, Art Education, Workshops
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Tanaka, Michele T. D.; Farish, Maureen; Nicholson, Diana; Tse, Vanessa; Doll, Jenn; Archer, Elizabeth – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
In Transformative Inquiry (TI), pre-service teachers explore issues about which they are personally passionate in order to enter into the delicate work of transformation. We examine how shared vulnerability within three mentor-mentee pairs leads to new pedagogical possibilities. Michele and Vanessa discuss poetry as a way of entering into TI and…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Preservice Teachers, Mentors, Poetry
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Illeris, Knud – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
Transformative learning has usually been defined as transformations of meaning perspectives, frames of reference, and habits of mind--as proposed initially by Jack Mezirow. However, several authors have found this definition too narrow and too cognitively oriented, and Mezirow has later emphasized that emotional and social conditions are also…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Self Concept, Definitions, Cognitive Processes
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Taylor, Edward W.; Laros, Anna – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
This article identifies factors that have contributed to the challenges associated with the practice and research of fostering transformative learning (TL), by drawing on the work by Rachal and others in reviewing the study of andragogy--theory, research, and practice. Implications are also discussed of how scholars of TL can best respond to the…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Andragogy, Educational Theories, Educational Practices
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Samaras, Anastasia P.; Karczmarczyk, Diana; Smith, Lesley; Woodville, Louisa; Harmon, Laurie; Nasser, Ilham; Parsons, Seth A.; Smith, Toni M.; Borne, Kirk; Constantine, Lynne Scott; Mendoza, Esperanza Roman; Suh, Jennifer; Swanson, Ryan – Journal of Transformative Education, 2014
The Scholars of Studying Teaching Collaborative engaged a dozen faculty members from 12 specializations and 4 colleges at a large public university in a 2-year teaching and research project with the goal of learning about and enacting a self-study of professional practice. Participants were selected from various disciplines to provoke alternative…
Descriptors: Interdisciplinary Approach, Transformative Learning, State Universities, College Faculty
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