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Welcome to Your Class!

This is the website for Humanities 409  (honors) Fall 2016 @ San Diego State University where will explore THE FUTURE through Time, Gender, Class, Race, Ethnicity, and Geography.


Schooling the World...and all that jazz

This is my second time watching this film, and my children’s first. Everyone, whether home educating or not, should watch ‘Schooling the World…”.

Those who unwittingly contribute towards, or participate in, ‘development’ projects such as building schools, teaching, etc in remote communities may also learn a thing or two. 31 more words

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Monday Mystery Photo - Last Week Australia

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object. I encourage you to leave a comment if you think you might know where this week’s mystery photograph, is located, or what it is. 81 more words


Trip 3:Sunday, August 27

Beautiful sunrise. Flocks of red-tailed black cockatoos and caroling butcherbirds greeted us. The rising sun painted the pale-trunked ghost gums and curving humps of spinifex in changing pastels. 604 more words


There is so much more the Olympics could have taught us about Brazil

It’s now one week since the Rio Olympics wrapped up. There definitely has been a little bit of “what will we do now?” in our house. 1,022 more words


What is the purpose of Geography within education?

Matthews and Herbert in ‘’Geography : A Very Short Introduction’ emphasise the spatial importance of geography, as its first core concept. Geographical space comprises location, or where we are on the earth’s surface in relation to geographical coordinates, distances measured in a variety of ways and directions that complete the interrelationships of different locations on the Earth’s surface. 687 more words