20 December 2018
As an Education student, YouTube videos are so handy and relevant to all areas of my study. I find looking at them can really help, as you are visualising what you have been learning and help you to fully understand a certain subject. Here are some 'must see' education videos that will help you at university
Ken Robinson, Changing Paradigms
This video is shown in pretty much every Education course, it really gets you to re-evaluate what you know about the education system.
Jane Elliot - Blue and brown eyes racism experiment
This video is a very interesting watch, it gets you to think about how children learn and whether they're easily influenced by adults around them. In this case it shows how easily children can be influenced to be racist.
This video is great for understanding how much babies are aware of racism within society. At a very young age children believe that white babies or children are better than those of a different race.
22 October 2019
As I was rapidly approaching 'the big 40', I reflected back on what it was I wanted to learn in order to meet my goal of being a Primary School Teacher. I investigated my options and a colleague suggested looking for a Primary Education Studies degree. Read more…