Neurological functioning 101,written in 10 minutes after skim reading a wikipedia page

theultimatepsyche wrote about this on DM's page. So i clickety-clicked and tappity-typed, like the armchair detective that I am. I read about the limbic system of the brain.  Checked it out and had to skim through it as it gave me a headache. There's a whole bunch of neurological jargon and assumed knowledge I don't … Continue reading Neurological functioning 101,written in 10 minutes after skim reading a wikipedia page

Fair funding for public schools

The Federal election has been called for 18th May 2019. Consider public education funding when deciding how you will cast your vote. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mV5jJu2RjA&feature=youtu.be http://www.fairfundingnow.org.au/ The way kids treat school resources is tied in with the way they see their school. Kids are more likely to respect the equipment when the books and benches and facilities … Continue reading Fair funding for public schools

Boundaries – rationale for conceptual area of study

Unpacking concepts through a selected anthology of texts is a useful means of teaching students about abstract ideations and how they may be recognised in different contexts. This area of study requires students to explore the ways in which the concept of boundaries is represented in and through texts. Boundaries can be applied or represented … Continue reading Boundaries – rationale for conceptual area of study