Monthly Archives: January 2016

Reminders for next week and warning folder checks.

Year 12s you will need the booklet on Marxism and education for me and the booklet on social class and education for Dr Bayley.  You should start doing your Cornell notes on these now, I will be doing folder checks … Continue reading

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Star of the week

Well done to Jordan Mogridge for great effort on the latest education essays. Jordan is  clearly demonstrating effort 1 initiative both in his writing and in his responses in class. Keep up the great work Jordan !!

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Reminders for this week coming

Year 12s you need to complete your essay on Meritocracy for Dr Bayley to hand in next lesson. Look in the booklet for arguments for and against the idea that success in education is purely based on ability.  You will need … Continue reading

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Star of the week

Well done to Brittany Braye for an excellent essay on changes in Education and also Brittany has been giving well thought out clever responses in class lately, keep it up Brittany !!  

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Some help with Functionalism

Here is one of my early attempts at making videos.  This is on the key ideas in Functionalism which will be handy for everyone as Year 12s are covering this with Dr Bayley in education and Year 13s are covering … Continue reading

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Reminders for this week

Year 12s – mini-mock is this week, Tuesday for 12A and Weds for 12D. Also hand in essay on educational changes and print the booklets on Functionalism and Education for Dr Bayley and Functionalism and the New Right for me. … Continue reading

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Star of the week

Well done to Josh Barreto this week. Josh has really impressed both Dr Bayley and myself with his level of understanding in Sociology. This has also shown in some good writing lately. I expect this is because Josh has started to read … Continue reading

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Reminders this week

Year 12 make sure you print relevant education booklets from page on Sociology of Education. You should have completed notes on booklet 1 organisation of the education system and booklet 2 on the purpose of education and booklet 3 on … Continue reading

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Star of the week

Well done to Saffy Rooke for a great essay on youth deviance, great writing and good understanding. Also Saffy has made interesting contributions in class, keep it up !!

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