Australia, a modern democratic society, has been created by the contributions of various immigrants coming from different parts of the world. It thus reflects the true nature of what is perceived as a multicultural society. …
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How to combat racism in schools and create positive learning environments
A school is the best place to impart education on religious, cultural, gender and social equality; and to train young minds to look beyond all kinds of disparities, and to respect each other’s values and cultures. There are many ways a school can create an environment that can be positive, safe, and well suited to bring about a change in social racism. The learning environment in a school that has a safe and positive attitude would:
A learning environment is a part of the strategic plan that is developed on key concepts, like the basic core curriculum and a quality framework. “It embraces the physical and the psycho-social environment and is meant to help stimulate the pupils and apprentices in their personal development and identity. The Strategic Plan is furthermore meant to contribute to the development of ethical, social and cultural competence and to the ability to understand and take part in democratic processes”. A positive learning environment will discourage all kind of racism, violence, vandalism, or even bullying, while taking care that each student is given equal attention, and all their problems taken care of. While developing this positive learning atmosphere within a school educational framework, the teacher forms the most important resource. However, it is not the duty of one individual teacher to create this positive environment; and there must be the active support of all his colleagues, the school authority, the community members, and even the school children.
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Patterns of racism and discrimination need generational change and increased information sharing to be eradicated in populations, and these knowledge-based plans of multicultural spirituality will have long lasting results in the shaping of the individuals personally on campus.
Education reforms are targeting improvements in parental engagement in their children’s learning (Crozier 2000, xvi) Although recently, parental engagement is improving, there are still concerns that parental engagement requires improvement. The significance of parental engagement will be highlighted as a lead into to the corresponding benefits of virtual learning environments.
First, Ruth Clark (2010) emphasizes words create visuals that enhance the learning process. Words are the easiest and clearest available graphic tool. Words can be given a font of 200 for emphasis. The visuals’ hierarchy of words can be given a bold, underlined, italicized, superscript, subscript, shadow, emboss, engrave and other font makeover.
Abstract The utilisation of virtual learning environment (VLE) in education at the college and university level has become prevalent in the recent years. VLEs are claimed to offer schools with a number of benefits like anytime, anywhere access, improved motivation, access to higher or novel learning, chances for autonomous erudition, better incorporation of information and communication technology (ICT) implements, not to forget increased parental engagement (Becta, 2004).
This gives them the name, ‘walled gardens’. In every technological development and inception of the related ideas, gains and losses are expected. The virtual learning environments have to face both the advantages and disadvantages. Many students will give a positive report on the system, with terms such as easy access and interesting sessions being used to describe the environment.
Negative cultures have never been the desire of any society or organizations. Individuals with negative codes of conduct are usually apprehended and rebuked by the given organizations while those with positive codes of conduct get rewards and related welfare.
How should middle schools and high schools be designed to have a maximum impact on learning? [Student’s Name] [Institution] How should middle schools and high schools be designed to have a maximum impact on learning? There have been several suggestions that have been made and aimed towards improving the current education system.
Technology is behind key transitions in the very foundations of our society."
Still in its embryonic stage, the concept of VLE has received much more academic attention than the other contemporary emerging academic technologies and is a concept pretty much worthy of continuing attention and technological development.