Communities of Practice: Creating Learning Environments for Educators

Editors, Chris Kimble, Paul Hildreth and Isabelle Bourdon
Publisher, Information Age Publishing

As a two volume set:
Hard cover ISBN: 1593118678 , Soft cover ISBN: 159311866X

As separate volumes:
Hard Cover - Vol 1 ISBN: 1593118635 , Vol 2 ISBN: 1593118651
Soft Cover - Vol 1 ISBN: 1593118627 , Vol 2 ISBN: 1593118643


Rachel Baig, University of Wolverhampton, UK


Rachel Baig is a Senior Lecturer in Post Compulsory Education at the University of Wolverhampton. Rachel began her teaching career in 1995 delivering Continuing Professional Development to nurses. She taught Health, Early Childhood Studies and Basic Skills in FE, from 1997 to 2001, at the university. Rachel then worked for two years at the University of Wales' North East Wales Institute before returning to the University of Wolverhampton's PCE team in 2004. Her research interests include the 14 - 19 curriculum, policy and practice. She is currently piloting the use of technology-supported learning with a cohort of non-traditional HE, ITE students.


Volume 1, Chapter 10 - Space, Resistance and Identities: University Based Teacher-Educators developing a Community of Practice