chapter  6.3
Teaching for Social Justice
Creating equity for pupils living in poverty and those from black and minority ethnic backgrounds
WithHanneke Jones, Heather Smith
Pages 11

The term ‘social justice’ has very different meanings for different people. Generally, the term is used to indicate a wish to ‘change things for the better’, or a desire to ‘make a difference’, which for many student teachers is a reason why they want to join the teaching profession.