Dr. Erik Byker

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Name: Dr. Erik Byker
Country: United States
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Member type: Specialist member
Organisation: UNC Charlotte and Kingston University London
Topics of most interest: Citizenship education , Social justice education, Other, please specify
Types of education of most interest: Primary, Higher education, Comparative education
Preference for research approach: Comparative research
Preference for research focusing on: Teacher education
Recent publications:

Byker, E. J. (2019). Study abroad as social and emotional learning: framing international teaching with
critical cosmopolitan theory. Journal of Research in Innovative Teaching & Learning. doi:

Byker, E. J. & Putman, S.M. (2019). Catalyzing cultural and global competencies: engaging preservice teachers in study abroad to expand the agency of citizenship. Journal of Studies in International Education, 23(1), 84–105. doi: 10.1177/1028315318814559

Byker, E. J., Putman, S.M., LeGrange, L.L., & Reddy, C. (2019). Investigate for action: preparing teacher candidates for Day Zero of the global water crisis. Kappa Delta Pi Record, (55)1, 46-48, doi: 10.1080/00228958.2019.1549445

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