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What's the Difference: Dictator VS Monarchy
In this course, we will go in-depth to discuss the differences between Dictators and Monarchies, and how these concepts look in our modern society.
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This class will immerse young students into a Socratic Seminar style class, where they will be able to engage in thoughtful discussion, explore ideas, and develop a deeper understanding of the complexity behind these two political ideas. Socratic Seminars are discussion-based classes where the students answer and ask open-ended questions, explore 'what if' scenarios, and use higher-order thinking skills to evaluate, analyze, and synthesize their own thoughts and responses. We will cover the...
This class is taught in English.
The students will improve their understanding of the philosophical and historical ideas of Dictatorship and Monarchy by using higher-order thinking skills and meaningful discussion.
I have a degree in political science with a minor in history, a masters of education in teaching and learning, and a graduate certificate in gifted education. I have experience teaching sensitive material, and material to this age group. There are many people who want to talk about politics, but there are not many who can do so without injecting their own personal opinions. I'm excited to offer this information, free from opinion, in a way that promotes higher-order thinking skills.
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1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
I have experience teaching sensitive and controversial material to learners in this age group. My discussion type classes take our topics and combine them with student selected topics, which vary to the interests of the learners present. We talk about making class a safe place for everyone to share, agree, and disagree in appropriate ways before the discussion begins.
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Hello, I'm James. I love learning, and more than that, I love inspiring others to love learning! I spend a short time at the beginning of each class to get to know each learner so that I can make each class as individual as the learners who...