Ms. Elena Toukan

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Name: Ms. Elena Toukan
Country: Canada
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Member type: Early career researcher
Organisation: Ontario Institute for Studies in Education / University of Toronto
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Development education, Peace education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Primary, Secondary, 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
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Recent publications:

VanderDussen Toukan, E. (2017). “The communities we live in”: providing meaningful contexts for the application and generation of knowledge through service in Uganda. Compare: A Journal of Comparative and International Education. 19 pp.

VanderDussen Toukan, E. (2017). Educating citizens of “The Global”: Mapping textual constructs of UNESCO’S global citizenship education 2012-2015. Education, Citizenship and Social Justice. 14 pp.

VanderDussen Toukan, E. (2017). Expressions of Liberal Justice? The aims of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals for education. Interchange: A quarterly review of education. 48(3) pp. 293–309.

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