Publications

Knowledge and education publications by KERU members.

Books

  • Morgan, J. (2019). Culture and the political economy of schooling: what’s left for education? (London: Routledge)
  • Barrett, B., Hoadley, U. & J. Morgan, (Eds.), (2018). Knowledge, curriculum and equity: Social realist perspectives. London: Routledge.
  • McPhail, G., V. Thorpe. V., & Wise, S. (2018). Educational change and the secondary school music curriculum in Aotearoa New Zealand. London & New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
  • Barrett, B. & Rata, E. (2014). (Eds.), Knowledge and the future of the curriculum: International studies in social realism. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave MacMillan.
  • Rata, E. (2012). The politics of knowledge in education. London & New York: Routledge.

Publications

  • McPhail, G., Rata, E., & Siteine, A. (2018). The Changing Nature of Music Education. In G. McPhail, V. Thorpe & S. Wise, Educational change and the secondary school music curriculum in Aotearoa New Zealand. (pp. 74-91). London & New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
  • McPhail, G. (2018). The future just happened: lessons for twenty-first century learning from the secondary school music classroom. In G. McPhail, V. Thorpe, & S. Wise, S., Educational change and the secondary school music curriculum in Aotearoa New Zealand (27-41). London & New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
  • McPhail, G. (2018). Music teachers talking: views on secondary school curriculum content. In G. McPhail, V. Thorpe, & S. Wise, S., Educational change and the secondary school music curriculum in Aotearoa New Zealand (131-147). London & New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
  • McPhail, G. (2017). Rethinking what it means to be a teacher through a mixed modality approach. In J. Tetnabe & C. Mutch, Understanding enduring ideas in education: A response to those who 'just want to be a teacher' (pp. 82-94). Wellington: NZCER.
  • McPhail, G & Rata, E. (2017). A Theoretical Model of Curriculum Design: ‘Powerful Knowledge’ and ‘21st Century Learning’. In B. Barrett, U. Hoadley, and J. Morgan, (Eds.), Knowledge, Curriculum and Equity: Social Realist Perspectives (pp. 63-79). London: Routledge.
  • McPhail, G. (2014). Pathways to powerful knowledge: A case for Music’s voice. In E. Rata & B. Barrett (Eds.), Knowledge and the Future of the Curriculum: International Studies in Social Realism (pp.123 -135). Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Ormond, B. M. (2018). Conceptions of knowledge in history teaching. In B. Barrett, U. Hoadley, J. Morgan (Eds.) Knowledge, curriculum and equity: Social realist perspectives (pp. 102-116). New York: Routledge.
  • Ormond, B., & Morgan, J. (2015). A history curriculum for New Zealand in the 21st century. In J. Morgan (Ed.) The 21st Century Curriculum? (pp. 152-161). Auckland: Edify Ltd. 
  • Ormond, B. M. (2014). Powerful knowledge in History: Disciplinary strength or weakened episteme? In B. Barrett, E. Rata (Eds.) Knowledge and the future of the curriculum: International studies in social realism (pp. 153-166). Houndmills, Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Rata, E. (2018), ‘A Durkheimian Approach to Knowledge and Democracy’ David Guile, David Lambert and Michael Reiss (Eds.), In. sociology, Curriculum Studies and Professional Knowledge: New Perspectives on the work of Michael Young. (pp. 73-83). London & New York: Routledge. Chapter 5. ISBN: 978-1-138-67583-4 (hbk)
  • Rata, E. (2018) Connecting Knowledge to Democracy In Knowledge, curriculum and equity: Social realist perspectives. In Barrett, B., Hoadley, U. & J. Morgan, (Eds.), Routledge. (pp. 19-32); London: Routledge.
  • McPhail, G. & Rata, E. (2018). A theoretical model of curriculum design: ‘Powerful Knowledge’ and ‘21st Century Learning’. Knowledge, curriculum and equity: Social realist perspectives. Chapter 6. edited by Brian Barrett, Ursula Hoadley and John Morgan, Routledge publisher.
  • Rata, E. (2017) Ethnic Revival. In Fathali M. Moghaddam Ed. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Political
    Behavior, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Siteine, A. (2017). Daring to know: The liberal tradition and education. In C. Mutch, & J. Tatebe (Eds.), Understanding enduring ideas in education: A response to those who 'just want to be a teacher' (pp. 67-81). Wellington, New Zealand: NZCER Press.
  • Tamati, S. T. (2019). TransAcquisition pedagogy with emergent bilinguals in indigenous and minority groups for cultural and linguistic sustainability. In C. Seals & V. Olsen-Reeder (Eds.), Embracing multilingualism across educational contexts. Wellington: Victoria University of Wellington.

Recent PhD Theses

  • Ormond, B. (2019). Knowledge in History Education: Teachers as Curriculum Makers. (Unpublished doctoral thesis). University of Auckland, Auckland.
  • Siteine, A. (2018). Knowledge, Identity and curriculum: A Sociological Study of Ethnicity in New Zealand Education. (Unpublished doctoral thesis). University of Auckland, Auckland.
  • Tamati, S. T. (2016). Transacquisition pedagogy for bilingual education: A study in kura kaupapa Māori. (Unpublished doctoral thesis). University of Auckland, Auckland.

Media Articles

Graham McPhail

  • https://educationcentral.co.nz/opinion-dr-graham-mcphail-do-we-throw-out-the-music-with-the-man/
  • https://educationcentral.co.nz/opinion-graham-mcphail-approach-mles-with-caution/
    https://educationcentral.co.nz/the-role-place-and-space-of-knowledge-in-new-zealand-education/
Elizabeth Rata
  • Rata, E. (2019). NZ History Curriculum a Trojan Horse, Newsroom, 17th September
    https://www.newsroom.co.nz/@ideasroom/2019/09/17/811099/the-nz-history-curriculum-a-trojan-horse
  • Rata, E. (2019). Interview. Australian Teacher Magazine. 30th September 2019
    EducationHQ New Zealand
    https://nz.educationhq.com/news/65303/compulsory-history-should-open-the-door-for-national-curriculum-academic/
  • Rata, E. (2019). Abandoning Reason. Newsroom 23rd April https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2019/04/23/544502/abandoning-reason-endangers-our-survival
  • Rata, E. (2019). Knowledge Blind Spot. Newsroom. 18th February
    https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2019/02/18/449015/elizabeth-rata-nzs-knowledge-blind-spot
  • Rata, E. (2018). Closing Education’s Knowledge Gap. Newsroom, 15th August
    https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2018/08/05/179420/closing-nzs-knowledge-gap
  • Rata, E. (2018). The Basic Flaw in our Education System. Newsroom, 17 April https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2018/04/16/105007/elizabeth-rata
  • Rata, E. (2018). NCEA system gets learning the wrong way round. Newsroom. 5th July
    https://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=12082872
  • Rata, E. Education Central, May 2018
    http://educationcentral.co.nz/keru-symposium-to-focus-on-the-what-and-the-how/
  • Rata, E. Newsroom, April 2018
    https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2018/04/16/105007/elizabeth-rata
  • Rata, E. (2017). ‘Handicapped by Knowledge Blindspot’ NZ Herald, 7 December, A34.