Learning by Doing’ seen in action

June 21, 2017

According to the “classical” way of teaching, the teacher has all the knowledge and teaches with a certain number of established theories developed over time, with the help of illustrations and demonstrations while the learner, typically the student, merely sits and passively acquires knowledge.

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A question for every parent: Is U.S. foreign interventionism worth it?

June 5, 2017

The latest terrorist attack in England, which killed or injured dozens of teenagers, raises a question for every British, French and American parent: Is continued interventionism in the Middle East and Afghanistan worth it? In 1996 Leslie Stahl of CBS’s 60 Minutes, asked that question of U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Madeleine Albright. We have heard that half a million children have died. I mean, that’s more children than died…

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The Nation Newspaper’s Scarlet Letter. The public shaming of bullied teenager by Barbadian media and some of its citizens

May 22, 2017

Many teenagers are living half their lives on social media sites, and they’re writing the rules as they go. One online trend that is disturbing is something called “slut shaming” — using photos and videos to turn a girl’s private life inside out. This trend is one aspect of what is now being called “Cyber Bullying”. The recent gang beating and subsequent public shaming of a young teenager by her…

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Kirikou And The Sorceress

October 30, 2015

Today we add a classic children’s cartoon to our movie collection. We do hope that you encourage your children to watch this cartoon and take the time to watch it with them.

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“THIS TOO WILL PASS” ….A Review

September 21, 2014

Author: Sonia Williams Review done by: Simba Simba Simple! It is said that the most beautiful things in life are the simple things in life. It is the little things that are easily overlooked, yet when noticed can extract a profound feeling of serenity. The walk on the beach at dusk, a sweet juicy fruit, a gaze into the moon or just a drive into the countryside are but a…

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SANKOFA OPEN HOUSE

July 15, 2014

Sankofa Open House (SOH) is a summer youth programme developed by Our Afrikan Heritage magazine (OAH) that is geared towards educating young people aged 8 to 14 in the areas of organic agriculture, collective community consciousness, Afrikan history, arts and craft and academics.

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