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Migrant Teachers

How American Schools Import Labor

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$41.00 • £32.95 • €37.00

ISBN 9780674055360

Publication Date: 01/06/2014


202 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 line illustrations, 5 graphs, 3 tables


  • Preface
  • Introduction and Overview
  • I. The Count, Context, and Conditions
    • 1. The Scope and Pattern of Overseas Trained Teachers in U.S. Schools
    • 2. The Perfect Policy Storm: Colonization, Education, and Immigration
  • II. The Teachers and the Schools
    • 3. Transnational Teacher Motivations and Pathways
    • 4. Navigating Migration
    • 5. A Tale of Two Schools: The Transient School and the Transplant School
  • III. Implications
    • 6. Teachers’ Work
    • 7. Transnational Teacher Migration
  • Afterword
  • Appendix: Investigating Teacher Migration
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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