Teachers and the myth of modernisation
UNSPECIFIED (2000) Teachers and the myth of modernisation. BRITISH JOURNAL OF EDUCATIONAL STUDIES, 48 (2). pp. 155-169. ISSN 0007-1005Full text not available from this repository.
This paper seeks to analyse the proposals and assumptions in the Consultation Paper Teachers Meeting the Challenge of Change (DfEE, 1998a). Although the Consultation Paper claims to be about the modernising of the teaching profession, it is argued here that if is a deeply conservative paper written with the economic and employment legacy of the New Right. The proposals are considered in relation to the tradition of teacher criticism and blame. The conceptual framework of post-fordism and neo-fordism is used to explore the form of modernisation proposed for teachers' work and conditions.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Journal or Publication Title:||BRITISH JOURNAL OF EDUCATIONAL STUDIES|
|Publisher:||BLACKWELL PUBL LTD|
|Number of Pages:||15|
|Page Range:||pp. 155-169|
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