Prof. Peter Moss’ lecture on democratic public education


Lecture starts at 03:30

Peter Moss

Professor-Emeritus-Peter-MossProfessor of Early Childhood Provision at the Institute of Education University of London, and a researcher at the Institute’s Thomas Coram Research Unit. He is a historian by background and has broad research interests including services for children, the workforce in the childcare institutions, and the democracy practices development in them; gender specifics in work with children; and the relationship between employment and care, with a special interest in leave policy. Much of his research has been cross-national, particularly in European countries. He was coordinator of the European Commission’s Childcare Network between 1986 and 1996. Currently he edits Children in Europe, an international magazine published in 14 countries and 12 languages. He is also interested in social pedagogy and radical education. An exclusive contribution of Prof. Moss is the development of the Mosaic approach (with Dr. Alison Clark) and the popularization of “listening to children” concept.

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Krytyka Polityczna
Krytyka Polityczna (Political Critique) is the largest Eastern European liberal network of institutions and activists. It consists of the online daily Dziennik Opinii, a quarterly magazine, publishing house, cultural centres in Warsaw, Łódź, Gdańsk and Cieszyn, activist clubs in a dozen cities in Poland (and also in Kiev and Berlin), as well as a research centre: the Institute for Advanced Study in Warsaw.