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In this edition of JTE Insider, we are joined by Dr. Loraine McKay and Heather Manning from Griffith University (Australia). They are the authors of the article entitled “Do I Belong in the Profession? The Cost of Fitting In As a Preservice Teacher With a Passion for Social Justice” The article is published in the September/October 2019 issue of JTE

Dr. Loraine McKay is a senior lecturer at Griffith University. She teaches into the Bachelor of Education program. She is currently First Year Coordinator in the Bachelor of Education program and Professional Experience Individual Case Coordinator. Loraine’s research interests align strongly with her passion for teaching. She was a classroom teacher for over twenty years in the primary education sector before leaving teaching to complete her doctoral studies. Her current research centers on developing teacher identity, efficacy and resilience in preservice teachers. Loraine is particularly interested in preparing teachers to work in inclusive classrooms. She uses collage and photo elicitation to explore the affective dimension of teaching and engagement in learning.

Heather Manning is a PhD candidate in the School of Education and Professional studies at Griffith University. Her research focus combines active learning for engagement of diverse students and teachers’ pedagogical agency around the use of movement in their classroom. As a sessional academic, she works with pre-service teachers in the areas of learner development and diversity, professional experience and arts education. Heather has previously worked as a classroom teacher with children aged 5-8, and in learning support roles in school and the private sector.

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Gia Claybrooks interviews Leah Faw on her article co-authored with Huriya Jabbar entitled, "Poor Choices: The Sociopolitical Context of 'Grant Theft Education'."

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Middle leader pieces should be up to 1500 words (excluding references).

We welcome contributions from middle leaders in all sectors of education internationally who occupy a range of roles below senior leadership. Your paper should focus on exploring current issues and challenges you face, and how you are tackling them.  Good middle leader pieces will explore themes that are of relevance to other practitioners in similar positions, as well as a wider readership.

If you are interested in submitting a paper please send your idea to the editors at: and it will be forwarded to the relevant editor.

For full guidelines on Middle leader pieces, please click here

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Gia Claybrooks interviews Richard Reddick on his article entitled, "Reclaiming Our Time: A 21st-Century Response to Banks' 'Afro-American Scholars in the University'."

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Gia Claybrooks interviews Francis A. Pearman, II on his article entitled, "Gentrification, Geography, and the Declining Enrollment of Neighborhood Schools."

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Update: Applications of Research in Music Education Editor Brian Silvey interviews author Jason Cumberledge on his article "The Perceived Influence of Social Media on High School Band Students’ Decision to Participate in College Marching Band."

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