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Research Post #5 Literature review

I wanted to understand what research, if any, had already been done on the roles guest teachers play in education. If there was research, what did they find and is there evidence of these findings being put into place? 710 more words

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Research Post #4: So what now?

So the research shows that while education for guest teachers is as high as full-time educators, generally speaking, they are viewed as less qualified by students and teachers. 584 more words

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Research Post #3: Survey results

Though I got fewer responses than I would have hoped, I do feel like I got some good data from it. So as I said in my previous post, I gave out a survey with 10 questions on it related to how people view guest teachers as educators. 1,018 more words

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Research Post #2: Discouraging results

So it has been a bit since I’ve posted on this so let’s catch up.

Firstly this has been MUCH more difficult than I thought it would be. 325 more words

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“Let old things die”: Christy O’Donoghoe and Luke Skywalker Forgetting the Past

Hello dearest reader,

I hope you’ll permit me to try something a little bit different in this post. I promise I don’t use this post as an excuse to discuss something not traditionally academic. 1,607 more words

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Critical Research Post 2: Bertolt Brecht

Background

Born on the February 10th 1898 in Bavaria Eugen Bertolt Fredrick Brecht grew up to be a well renowned poet,playwright and theatre director. From 1917 to 1921 Brecht studied medicine at the Ludwig Maximilian, university of Munich as well as drama with author Kutscher, being a pacifist in WWI and due to medial difficulties Brecht served in the army as a medic. 1,937 more words

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Critical Research Post 1: Augusto Boal - Theatre of the Oppressed

“The theatre itself is not a revolutionary, it is a rehearsal for the revolution” Brainy Quotes

Background

Born in Brazil in 1932 Augusto Boal grew up in the power of the dictatorship of Getulio Vargas, his parents being in a comfortable place socially and economically Boal had a good childhood and wrote his first play at age 10.

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