Dr. Sara Franch

Contact information

Name: Dr. Sara Franch
Country: Italy
Need full access? Please login or create an account. Registration is quick and easy. Register

Not a member yet? If you are a researcher in Global Education, consider signing up.


Organisation: Free University of Bolzano/Bozen
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Development education, Gender education, Human rights education, Multi- Intercultural, anti-racist education, Peace education, Social justice education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Pre school, Primary, Secondary, Higher education, Adult education, Comparative education, Non formal education, Youth work and direct engagement of young people
Preference for research approach: Theoretical / conceptual research, Empirical research, Comparative research
Preference for research focusing on: Curriculum, Pedagogy, Policy, Teacher education
Online publishing profile or ORCID code:


Recent publications:

Franch, S. (2020). Global Citizenship Education: a new ‘moral pedagogy’ for the 21st century?. European Educational Research Journal. https://doi.org/10.1177/1474904120929103

Franch, S. (2020). Reconceptualising citizenship education towards the global, the political, and the critical: Challenges and perspectives in a Province in Northern Italy. In P. Bamber (Ed.), Teacher Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship. Critical Perspectives on Values, Curriculum and Assessment (pp. 144-155). New York and London: Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429427053

Franch, S. (2019). Global citizenship education between qualification, socialization and subjectification. In A. Peterson, G. Stahl & H. Soong (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Citizenship and Education. London: Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-67905-1_68-1

ANGEL Network,
Development Education Research Centre (DERC)
UCL Institute of Education
20 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0AL

Partner organisations

Carousel image attribution: "panoramio (2525)" by William “Patrick” Ma. Under CC 3.0

The establishment of this network and website has been made possible with funding support from the European Commission.
The activities and publications of the network are the responsibilities of the organisers, the Development Education Research Centre, and can in no way be seen as reflecting the views of the European Commission.