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Definitions of key terms with commentarties that include development and usage of the term described. Listed alphabetically.
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Children in Care
Definition and commentary on the term Children in Care (previously Looked After Children)
Every Child Matters
Commentary on government initiative particularly aimed at improving the educational achievement of ‘disadvantaged’ pupils.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘working class’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘marketisation’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘personalised learning’.
Exclusion from school
Definition and commentary on the term ‘exclusion from school’.
Special Educational Need
Definition and commentary on the term ‘Special Educational Need’ (SEN).
Definition and commentary on the term ‘underclass’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘social mobility’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘middle class’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘poverty’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘life chances’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘disadvantage’.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘meritocracy’.
Commentary on Bourdieu’s forms of capital and explanation of how this relates to theorisations of social class and achievement.
Definition and commentary on the term ‘social class’.
Critical Race Theory
Definition and explanation of Critical Race Theory
Critical Whiteness Studies
Definition and explanation of Critical Whiteness Studies
Definition and usage of the term 'political correctness'
Definition and explanation of the term 'inclusion' in relation to schooling.
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