Webinar: Superdiversity in ECE

In this webinar, Associate Professor Jenny Ritchie and Dr Angel Chan discuss applying a superdiversity approach in a Tiriti o Waitangi framed Aotearoa New Zealand ECE.

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Dr Jenny Ritchie

Jenny has a background as a child-care educator and kindergarten teacher, followed by 30 years’ experience in early childhood teacher education. Her teaching, research, and writing has focused on supporting early childhood educators and teacher educators to enhance their praxis in terms of cultural, environmental and social justice issues. From 2004-2009 she led three consecutive two-year studies funded by the New Zealand Teaching and Learning Research Initiative. She has also been an International Research Fellow with the Velma E. Schmidt International Critical Childhood Policy Studies Collaborative under the leadership of Professor Gaile Cannella.

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Dr Angel Chan

Angel is a Senior Lecturer at The University of Auckland.  Her teaching and research aim at promoting social justice and cohesion by supporting teachers to develop inclusive pedagogies to work with diverse families.