Category Archives: Education

Teaching for Change

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Guest Blogger: Nicki Benson, CoDev Board Member “But teacher, how do I tell my father to help clear the dishes? If I say that, he will slap me!” These are the kinds of questions that María Eugenia Morelos de Aria … Continue reading

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Event: Creating Alternatives for Vibrant Public Education

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CoDev invites you to join us on January 31st at 7pm at Rhizome Cafe. Our special guest, John Ávila, a leader in educational research for social transformation in Colombia, will speak about the Federation of Colombian Educators’ ‘(FECODE) experience developing … Continue reading

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Honduran Teachers: Struggling for Justice

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Upon entering the room where the Women’s Network of the Honduran College of Middle School Teachers (COPEMH) was holding its workshop on Non-Sexist Pedagogy, you wouldn’t know that many of the teachers there had just heard they’d lost their jobs. … Continue reading

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Teaching for Transformation

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International Forum on Liberating Pedagogies and Resistance to Neo-liberalism Educator and student activists from 20 countries will gather in Vancouver April 12-13 to participate in the “Teaching for Transformation” (T4T) Forum on Liberating Pedagogies.

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Indeed the Pedagogy of the Oppressed

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In December 2011, CoDev coordinated a Canadian teachers’ delegation to Colombia. In the following article BC Teachers’ Federation provincial executive member Rick Guenther writes of his experiences during the delegation. I can only begin to imagine life as a union … Continue reading

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