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Policies and Practices

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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Education book series (BRIEFSEDUCAT)

Abstract

Policies and practices refer to the officially mandated statements, guidelines, values and prescriptions that both enable and constrain early career teacher wellbeing. Early career teacher resilience and wellbeing is enhanced when systems’ policies and practices show a strong commitment to the principles and values of social justice, teacher agency and voice, community engagement, and respect for local knowledge and practice.

Keywords

Pre-service teacher preparation Transition Employment processes 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of EducationUniversity of South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia
  2. 2.School of EducationMurdoch UniversityPerthAustralia
  3. 3.School of EducationEdith Cowan UniversityPerthAustralia

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