Def Poetry Jam

Poetry is often thought of to be boring yet poetry is much more than that! Poetry can bring out emotions, power of words, and most of all, creativity. At Def Poetry Jam poets of the spoken word recite their work, and one particular poet, Daniel Beaty, caught my attention as he recites his amazingly powerful…

Genie

Genie, a child victim of heinous child abuse and neglect, had been documented extensively during her rehabilitation after living in excruciating circumstances for the first 13 years of her life. This documentary shows the ability of the human brain in learning a language, and the limitations, which Genie faced after an extensive period of neglect…

Eurydice: education policies of Europe

If you are interested in finding out information about the education policies of your country, or other European countries, Eurydice is worth a visit. You can find information about the education system with regards to funding, organization and governance and much more. http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/education/eurydice/

Changing Education Paradigms

Education is one of the most important factors in any person’s life, as people (especially in western countries) are already exposed to the education system by the time they are toddlers. Yet the world, and society, is constantly changing. This means that the education system, how and which subjects are taught, should also change. Watch…