Social Justice in Workspaces

Author/Producer ESCalate
  • Margaret Simms (Freelance)
Published in Issue 7 Spring 2007: Strengthening links within & outside the Education Community
Date Published Spring 2007
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By Margaret Simms, Freelance


The sights, sounds and smells of education conferences rarely change; smart clothes, clutches of headed paper, microphones that don’t work and stewed tea, but the Castle conference was different. Greeted by immaculate lawns, acres of woodland walks, formal gardens and water-lilied lakes the International Conference on Self-Study of Teacher Education Practices at Herstmonceux Castle boasted five days of discourse and ducks that come to supper when called by name.