Moving forward into week five of the Purpos/ed #500words campaign today is Rachael Hincks Knight who writes:
In my career I have always been interested in stimulating children’s (and indeed my current students’) curiosity, to encourage them to ask questions and to think deeper. I believe passionately in inclusion; that all children should attend their local mainstream school and that this should be a place where all children can thrive…
Learning is a social process, and if we look to Marxist theories, it is societal; nothing can be achieved without the ideas and knowledge from someone else.
You can continue reading Rachael’s contribution at: http://rachaelhincksknight.wordpress.com/2012/05/29/the-purpose-of-education (please do leave comments for her!)
The list of all contributors during this campaign is at: http://bit.ly/purposedu500