Last week I clicked on our required reading to find out that it was about gender and how it is now seen to be nothing more than a social construct. I was ecstatic! These are topics I have always found extremely interesting and relevant. I read through it with joy and couldn’t wait for the […] Continue reading →
November 20, 2016
by Danielle Skippens Comments Off on Inspiring the Future – Redraw the Balance
The first lecture of the year really got me thinking about the differences between childhood 20 years ago to childhood in the present day. On first thought childhood for most people carries the reminder of being carefree, having no stress and being able to play outside after school until the street lights turn on. However […] Continue reading →
October 6, 2015
by Abbie Kelly Comments Off on The most powerful message all children need to hear!
Children do not need to hear “yes your pretty, yes your thin, you are beautiful”! I understand by replying with this positive response as a teacher, parent or older sibling you believe such a positive response will generate a positive response from the child. These replies are fear based replies its the opposing view of […] Continue reading →