The TEACH report: traveller education and adults: crisis, challenge and change

Show simple item record Hourigan, Niamh M. Campbell, Maria 2011-03-21T13:30:29Z 2011-03-21T13:30:29Z 2010
dc.identifier.citation Hourigan, N., Campbell, M., (2010). The TEACH Report: Traveller Education and Adults: Crisis, Challenge and Change. Athlone, Ireland: National Association of Travellers’ Centres. en
dc.description.abstract This report was commissioned by the National Association of Travellers’ Centres (NATC) in light of the findings of the Value for Money Review (2008) and the report of An Bord Snip Nua (2009) which recommended the phasing out of the Traveller Training Centres. The object of the research was not to reverse this recommendation but rather to map the way forward in terms of adult education for Travellers in 21st century Ireland. The rationale provided in both reports for the closure of the 33 TTC’s was the low rate of progression by Travellers from the Centres into mainstream, further and higher education and the workforce. This research began with the aim of interrogating why so little progression had emerged from the TTCs, from the perspective of education stakeholders and Travellers themselves. en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher National Association of Travellers’ Centres en
dc.rights © 2010, Niamh M. Hourigan and Maria Campbell. en
dc.subject Traveller Training Centres en
dc.subject Intercultural education en
dc.subject Progression en
dc.subject.lcsh Irish Travellers (Nomadic people) -- Education en
dc.subject.lcsh Intercultural communication en
dc.title The TEACH report: traveller education and adults: crisis, challenge and change en
dc.type Report en
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dc.internal.authorcontactother Niamh M Hourigan, Sociology, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: en
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dc.description.status Not peer reviewed en
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