Newsletters


2015-02-16
Newsletter 1 Worldview of Children


PREAMBLE

This page highlights the contemporary issues on both the website and social media (Facebook). “As professionals let us be fair, play the ball and not the person, be dignified and considerate in your comments and your opinions, be honest and truthful to yourself but more so, let’s participate!

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE AND LIABLE FOR WHAT YOU SAY!

The plan is to update the newsletter every 15-20 days.

NEWSLETTER 1

What is your moral and worldview about children? Are children-learners all born equal? Are “some more equal than others? What implication does it have for learners/teachers?

  1. On which side of the debate on “nature (genes) and nurture” are you?
  2. Are we born sinners, a clean slate (tabula rasa) or are we inherently good and affected by society? What implication does it have for learners/teachers?
  3. Which is more important, the individual or the collective? Why?

WHEN YOU SUBMIT YOUR COMMENTS PLEASE INDICATE YOUR PROVINCE & DISTRICT/HIGH or PRIMARY SCHOOL/GRADES YOU CURRENTLY TEACHING!