Socially Just Educators Staying True to Themselves: The Role of Administrators Within or Outside of their Social Support Network

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Carrie Eileen Rood


Teacher Support, Support Networks, Administrative Support


The paper will highlight the specific relationship between administrative support in either fostering socially just educators [with a specific focus on Disability Studies in Education (DSE) teaching identity] or disempowering and disenfranchising them. It will explore this phenomenon, and describe the connection between administrative support, teacher identity and resiliency.


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