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Gender play in early childhood education

12 May 2022, 9:00 am–11:00 am

A mother reading with her two children. Image: Alex Green via Pexels

Join this knowledge-exchange workshop which aims to support Chinese early childhood education practitioners to better listen to children's voices and encourage children's participation.

This event is free.

Event Information

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Centre for Teacher and Early Years Education

Event recording

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The second workshop of this series will be focused on how gender matters in early childhood education and how children actively participate in producing gender(ed) norms.

This event will be particularly useful for those interested in early years education and gender.

Workshop series

This series of knowledge-exchange workshops aim to support Chinese ECE practitioners to better listen to children's voices, encourage children's participation and empower children's agency in everyday practice, which would support SDGs and promote sustainability education in early years.

This workshop series is funded by the UCL Global Engagement Funds and hosted by the Centre for Teacher and Early Years Education and the Faculty of Education, Beijing Normal University.

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About the Speakers

Dr Vina Andriany

Head of Centre for Gender and Childhood Studies at Indonesia University of Education, Indonesia

Dr Yuwei Xu

Assistant Professor at University of Nottingham & Honorary Lecturer at UCL