links for 2009-08-27 08.27.09
Welcome to Radical Teacher
"RADICAL TEACHER, founded in 1975, is a socialist, feminist, and anti-racist journal dedicated to the theory and practice of teaching. It serves the community of educators who are working for democratic process, peace, and justice. The magazine examines the root causes of inequality and promotes progressive social change.
"RADICAL TEACHER publishes articles on classroom practices and curriculum, as well as on educational issues related to gender and sexuality, disability, culture, globalization, privatization, race, class, and other similar topics.
"Radical Teacher is published triannually by the University of Illinois Press on behalf of the Center for Critical Education, Inc."
Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire
The first three chapters of the seminal book transcribed and free online. Freire conducts a Marxist deconstruction of education as a colonized-colonizer relationship. Selling over 750,000 copies worldwide, this text is a cornerstone of critical pedagogy.
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