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Curriculum as Place:

The quote “The way that you think about the relationship (between Aboriginal and non-aboriginal peoples) has a distinctive bearing on how you take it up in the classroom” is an extremely important quote to consider as a Caucasian male like myself becoming a teacher in the future. There are many roles that come into play […] Continue reading

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Curriculum and Treaty Education

After reading this article I felt as if I got a strong feel for how difficult it would have been to create the curriculum. There are so many arguments and debates that could be made as to why or how the curriculum should be and what it should consist of. For that reason, I believe […] Continue reading

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Smith 2000: Curriculum theory and practice

Four Models of curriculum described in the article are: Curriculum as a body of knowledge to be transmitted. Curriculum as an attempt to achieve certain ends in students – product. Curriculum as process. Curriculum as praxis. In my experience, I would say that all of these models of curriculum were present during my youth in […] Continue reading

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Kumashiro: Against Common Sense

After reading this article on “common sense” by Kumashiro, my understanding of common sense has differed than previously. This article really helps the reader understand that common sense primarily has to do with where you are from, your background, your community, even the way you are raised. Simply, every body’d common sense will be different […] Continue reading

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ECS 210 Blog

Reading Response #1  Kumashiro: Against Common Sense: Teaching and Learning Toward Social Justice After reading this article on “common sense” by Kumashiro, my understanding of common sense has differed than previously. This article really helps the reader understand that common sense primarily has to do with where you are from, your background, your community, even […] Continue reading

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Kyle’s Teaching Portfolio

Introduction: I am Kyle James Borsa, I am an aspiring physical education teacher who is very enthused and excited to begin the journey of becoming a future educator. I am confident that I will be a hard working, passionate and a great leader for any school system who chooses to one day hire me. One […] Continue reading

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