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Gender and sexual diversity in schools

Author: Elizabeth J Meyer
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Verlag, 2010.
Series: Explorations of educational purpose, 10; Explorations of educational purpose, 10.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Issues related to gender and sexual diversity in schools can generate a lot of controversy, with many educators and youth advocates under-prepared to address these topics in their school communities. This text offers an easy-to-read introduction to the subject, providing readers with definitions and research evidence, as well as the historical context for understanding the roots of bias in schools related to sex,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth J Meyer
ISBN: 9789048185580 9048185580 9789048185597 9048185599
OCLC Number: 707200509
Description: 1 online resource (135 pages).
Contents: Understanding Gender and Sexual Diversity --
Introduction: Why Learn About Gender and Sexual Diversity in Schools? --
Understanding Sex and Gender --
Understanding Sexuality --
Experiencing Gender and Sexual Diversity in Schools --
Integrating Gender and Sexual Diversity Across the Curriculum --
Law and Policy Issues --
Understanding the Impacts of the School Environment --
Transforming School Cultures.
Series Title: Explorations of educational purpose, 10; Explorations of educational purpose, 10.
Responsibility: by Elizabeth J. Meyer.

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Issues related to gender and sexual diversity in schools can generate a lot of controversy, with many educators and youth advocates under-prepared to address these topics in their school communities.  Read more...

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