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Stephanie Behm Cross; Alyssa Hadley Dunn; Rogers S. Smith; Jessica James Hale – SoJo Journal: Educational Foundations and Social Justice Education, 2023
Drawing on critical Whiteness studies (CWS) alongside theories of engagement and critical consciousness, we share the story of two student teachers (STs) who were identified as "fully engaged" during urban student teaching. At the program level, results indicate that the STs' teacher preparation program favored compliant engagement over…
Descriptors: Teacher Education Programs, Racial Identification, Critical Race Theory, Whites
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Sorkin, David L. – SoJo Journal: Educational Foundations and Social Justice Education, 2018
Dantley and Tillman (2006) argued that leadership is transformative, and morally and social justice-driven. Following the recent ideologically contentious U.S. presidential race, the fundamental questions remained: (1) What type of democratic leadership does our global society need?; and (2) How can it be developed in K-12 education? This research…
Descriptors: Transformational Leadership, Adolescents, Service Learning, Social Justice
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Cutler, Kelly Deits – SoJo Journal: Educational Foundations and Social Justice Education, 2018
Since the U.S. presidential election of 2016, educators across America have reported an alarming increase in racialized incidents and harassment in schools, referred to as the "Trump Effect" (Costello, 2016). In response, this qualitative study investigates 1 predominately white middle school's attempt to respond the Trump Effect era…
Descriptors: Presidents, Social Bias, Racial Bias, Transformational Leadership
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Smith, Kevin; 'Otunuku, Mo'ale – SoJo Journal: Educational Foundations and Social Justice Education, 2015
In this article, we discuss "heliaki," the use of metaphoric language in Tonga (Kaeppler, 2007), and its relationship to literacy. Viewing "heliaki" through the lens of critical literacy (Freire & Macedo, 2005), we argue that performances of "heliaki" not only represent an indigenous approach to reading and…
Descriptors: Literacy, Foreign Countries, Figurative Language, Indigenous Knowledge