Time to talk about student mental health

Located in the northern part of Italy, seated in a valley surrounded by the Dolomites, is the beautiful town of Bolzano. A better host for the European Conference on Educational Research (ECER) than the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano is hard to imagine. It is early in the morning – 7.30 to be exact – and…

Gender Equality through Education in Turkey

How can we create sustainable economies and societies for all without gender equality? This is an important question to ask. For all societies are patriarchal and we cannot speak of full gender equality in any given country. Furthermore, gender inequality is difficult to remove completely in countries with more entrenched and stratified gender norms. Turkey…

Profesores dueños de escuelas subvencionadas por el Estado: una mirada a sus biografías profesionales

El 2011 fue un año especial para la educación chilena. Entre abril y septiembre, los estudiantes secundarios y universitarios llevaron a cabo importantes movilizaciones y protestas, buscando que las autoridades – entre otras medidas – terminaran con el fin de lucro de sostenedores de establecimientos educacionales y que la educación fuera gratuita. En aquel tiempo,…