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Tanzania Social Sciences
teacher Social Sciences
education Social Sciences
Teaching Social Sciences
language policy Social Sciences
comparative education Social Sciences
educational policy Social Sciences
school Social Sciences

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Projects 2015 2020

Research Output 1990 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

The Pluto Problem: Reflexivities of Discomfort in Teacher Professional Development

Thomas, M. A. M. & Vavrus, F. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Critical Studies in Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

East Africa
knowledge production
Southern Africa
1 Citation (Scopus)

Andreas goes to Africa: A comparative historical study of the teachers for east Africa programs

Vavrus, F., Jan 1 2018, In : European Education. 50, 2, p. 171-184 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

East Africa

Rethinking the concept of "context" in comparative research

Bartlett, L. & Vavrus, F., 2018, World Yearbook of Education 2019: Comparative Methodology in the Era of Big Data and Global Networks. Gorur, R., Sellar, S. & Steiner-Khamsi, G. (eds.). Routledge.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

From gap to debt: Rethinking equity metaphors in education

Vavrus, F., Jan 1 2017, In : International Education Journal. 16, 3, p. 5-16 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Rethinking case study research: A comparative approach

Bartlett, L. & Vavrus, F., Nov 10 2016, Taylor and Francis Inc. 132 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

social field
policy studies
social research

Fellowships, Honors, and Prizes

Institute for Advanced Study Faculty Fellows, Fall 2012

Frances Vavrus (Recipient), John Nichols (Recipient), Shannon D Walsh (Recipient), William McGeveran (Recipient) & Nancy Cook (Recipient), Sep 1 2012

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively