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Beyond the glass ceiling : women leaders in education / Mary Ryan
Bib ID 1152936
Format BookBook
Author
Ryan, Mary, 1941-
 
Description North Blackburn, Vic. : CollinsDove, 1993 
198 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 1863711686
Summary

Story of seven Australian women who have each made a unique contribution to educational theory and practice in Australia. The loss and preservation of Aboriginal languages is discussed in chapter 4 entitled "Language and social justice" by Eve Fesl, director of the Koorie Research Centre at Monash University. Relations between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people are discussed in chapter 6 entitled "Social responsibility" by Veronica Brady.

Full contents
  • Shirley Randell : lifelong learning
  • Susan Ryan : education and politics
  • Jean Blackburn : educational policy
  • Eve Fesl : language and social justice Lella Fazzalori : immigrant women
  • Veronica Brady : social responsibility
  • Leonie Kramer : quality of education
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-189) and index.

Subjects Educators -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Women in education -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Women educators -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Education - Language.  |  Race relations - Attitudes.  |  Language - Maintenance.  |  Language - Change - Loss.

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