Category Archives: education

It’s the process, not the outcome

Everyday on my commute to work I listen to one of 5 things, depending on my mood that morning; the audiobook I am currently listening to; a podcast; a Ted talk or a speech; the morning show on the radio; or … Continue reading

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A final class like no other – Dish Party – Journal #13

The last class we had in this course was not an ordinary one. Our professor invited us over at his place for a dish party. This was an amazing class for me. I’ve discovered that I, as a learner, I … Continue reading

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Reflection on reflections – Journal #12

In this week’s class we read out our reflections of the article (I posted mine in the last blog post). So I will mention a couple of things that stuck with me from my classmates’ reflections. I liked how Mona … Continue reading

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Three Cups of Tea Book Review & 3 words activity – Journal #10

We were assigned to review a book related to education. Three Cups of Tea was the one I chose. Before I include my book review here, I want to reflect on the activity Dr. José asked us to in class … Continue reading

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Book Choice for Book review, Educational Theories & Foucault – Journal #8

This week we went into deeper reading and discussion of educational theories. I have a background in international relations as a field of study and it was interesting to see how differently yet also similarly, theories I had studied in politics, … Continue reading

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Educational Philosophies, Existentialism reactions – Journal #7

This week our reading was about educational philosophies and theories. I cannot begin to explain how beneficial this reading was for me. One of the main reasons I decided to embark on this journey of pursuing this graduate program was … Continue reading

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Discussion on Dewey, Abdullah & Berkley in the 60s – Journal #6

The week before this class we had a very interesting assignment. We were to reflect and answer a few questions that combined three of our major readings and documentaries in the course; Dewey’s School and Society Abdullah’s The Student Movement … Continue reading

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