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Title Power, equity, and (re)design [electronic resource] : bridging learning and critical theories in learning ecologies for youth / edited by Elizabeth Mendoza, Ben Kirshner, Kris D. Gutiérrez.
Publication Info. Charlotte, NC : Information Age Publishing, Inc., [2018]

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Description xvii, 166 pages ; 25 cm.
Series eBook Academic Collection - North America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Power, equity, and (re) design : bridging learning and critical theories in learning ecologies for youth / Elizabeth Mendoza, Kris Gutiérrez, Ben Kirshner -- (Re)conceptualizing sociopolitical designs for learning and practice : how "social justice" became unjust in a youth hackathon / Sepehr Vakil and Maxine McKinney de Royston -- The community cooperative project and critical service- learning : using participatory action research / Joanne Tien, Exequiel Ganding, and Christyna Serrano -- Becoming a more disruptive teacher by engaging in side-by- side learning with children rather than avoiding discomfort / Quinton Freeman and A. Susan Jurow -- Critical race design : emerging principles for designing critical and transformative learning spaces / Deena Khalil and Meredith W. Kier -- Roda real talk : a physical education teacher's efforts to use the Capoeira Circle as a tool to encourage critical dialogue / Vernon C. Lindsay -- Truth does not always taste good : flipping the script to promote equity on campus / Joy Howard -- Building science-learning communities : designing for equitable participation in scientific practices using students' lived experiences / Deb Morrison -- Schools for community action : public school design as a revolutionary act / Antero Garcia, Mark Gomez, and Katie Rainge Briggs -- Practitioner-experts and researchers in layers of learning : researching and designing interventions in postsecondary education through the grammar of equity / Christina H. Paguyo and Tá Nosaka.
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Summary "This volume brings together design thinking, critical social theory, and learning sciences to describe promising learning innovations that foster rights, dignity, and social justice for youth. Each of the chapters provides a case study of a project and discusses underlying theories and behind-the-scenes accounts of implementation and lessons learned. The group of contributors represent emerging scholars who are leading voices working at the intersections of theory and practice for educational equity. Chapters in this volume take up themes of power and equity in the design and redesign of learning opportunities for young people. The chapters show variation in the kinds of learning--from complex ecologies spanning multiple institutions and age groups to specific classroom or after-school spaces. Chapters also vary in the focal ages of participants. Although most discuss experiences of young people between the ages of 12-25, some also explore the learning of elementary age youth. All of the chapters make the authors--who were researchers, designers, teachers, and facilitators--part of the narrative and process of learning. We are especially thankful that the authors of these chapters invite the reader into their thinking process and the tensions and contradictions that emerged as they sought to catalyze transformative learning spaces"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Critical pedagogy -- Case studies.
Social justice -- Study and teaching -- Case studies.
Educational equalization.
Education -- Social aspects.
Added Author Mendoza, Elizabeth.
Kirshner, Benjamin.
Gutiérrez, Kris D.
eBook Academic Collection - North America
Related To Online version: Power, equity, and (re)design Charlotte, NC : Information Age Publishing, Inc., [2018] 9781641131803 (DLC) 2018021469
ISBN 9781641131780 (pbk.)
9781641131797 (hardcover)
9781641131803 (ebook)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0002030895
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