Mark Jennett
trainer • consultant • writer

Here is some more information about my writing projects including links to a number of downloadable resources that provide support around equalities, bullying and reading.

Breaking The Mould

(author)

An NUT project supporting primary schools to challenge gender stereotypes. Published resources include: Stereotypes Stop You Doing Stuff, Boys’ Things and Girls’ Things? and It’s Child’s Play.

Getting EVERYONE Reading For Pleasure

(author)

An NUT resource that supports schools to use literature to combat social exclusion and raise educational standards.

Undoing Homophobia In Primary Schools

(contributor)

A handbook for practitioners focusing on the work of the ESRC funded No Outsiders Project, which developed innovative approaches to addressing sexuality and gender equalities in primary education. No Outsiders was awarded the British Educational Research Association’s Practitioner Research Award in the schools category.

Recent short articles

Out In School

(editor)

A resource for secondary schools to help them to talk about sexual orientation and combat homophobia across the curriculum.

Glad to be inclusive?

(author)

An article that appeared in Learning for Life, the journal for PSHE and careers coordinators.

Deconstructing heteronormativity in primary schools in England: cultural approaches to a cultural phenomenon

(co-author with Renee DePalma)

Chapter in Confronting Homophobia in Educational Practice (Ed. Lutz van Dijk and Barry van Driel, 2007).

Stand Up For Us

(principle author and editor) 

A National Healthy Schools resource for schools on tackling homophobia.

Sexual Exclusion - homophobia and health inequalities

(editor)

A review of health inequalities and social exclusion experienced by LGB people which was funded by the Elton John AIDS Foundation.