Re: Gender Equity in the Classroom & Philosophy

marcia braundy (
Thu, 7 Nov 1996 09:14:35 -0800

>I'd recommend Kathleen Weiler's "Women Teaching for Change: Gender, Class
>& Power" (1988; Bergin & Garvey Publishers, Inc. -- it has chapters on:
>Critical Educational Theory, Feminist Analyses of Gender & Schoolin g,
>Feminist Methodology, The Dialects of Gender in the lives of Feminist
>Teacher, The struggle for critical literacy & Gender, race & class in the
>feminist classroom. I find it to be predominately philosophical -- of
>course it depends on how you define philosophy vs. theory : ) !

Kootenay WITT's web site is up and running, and has some very useful
resources for teachers which have lesson plans, etc around career
development, as well as resources on GETT - Girls Exploring Trades and
Technology Camps.

Kootenay WITT is now on the Internet. Some parts of our site are still
under construction, but it looks pretty good and functions well enough for a

come and visit us!
Marcia Braundy, BA;TQ
Advocate for Women in Trades, Technology, Operations and Blue Collar Work (WITT)

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