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Educational Disadvantage Centre

Located within DCU's Institute of Education, the Centre's purpose is to highlight the implications of social and economic exclusion in education across education and related sectors in Ireland and internationally.

The Centre's mission is to promote equality in education and to contribute to the shaping of teacher education, so that the cycle of socio-economic and educational exclusion is broken. The Centre aims to contribute to best practice in national and international policy and practice regarding social inclusion and equality in education.