Monique Leygraaf
 Researcher & Teacher Educator on Social Justice (Teacher) Education


Monique Leygraaf is working as a Researcher and Teacher Educator (lector) at University of Applied Sciences IPABO in Amsterdam. She works with bachelor’s / undergraduate, master’s / graduate and PhD / doctoral students. Her research focuses on Social Justice (Teacher) Education. Specifically, she’s interested in various topics related to education(al) research and:

  • Power and power relations
  • Equity
  •  Privilege and positionality
  • Critical Literacy
  •  Pluralism
  •  Critical Citizenship
  • Educational wisdom

She was (co-)chair of Research and Development Centre Education for Social Justice, Equity and Diversity of ATEE (Association for Teacher Education in Europe from 2009-2020.

In her free time, she loves to read, listen to Jazz & Blues, hike and hang out with friends. With some of her friends she ran a small bookstore for 'slow reading', specialized in bibliography, typography and book history from 2015-2019.

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