Whose knowledge is it anyway…?


A great blog by a great friend…

KwaVokotheka

In all my years in the government school system I have been told that education is the key to success and that it opens a massive pathway for opportunities to emerge. The pedagogies articulating the meaning of education as a concept have given us a false sense of optimism. Education may act as a key to attaining success or achieving success, drawing on Dr. Nosakhare Griffin-el, the scope of education as we understand is creating individuals who are fits for a job market and not for people to live out their dreams. However, beyond the point of dreaming which is important, in this article I wish to speak about our engagements with education and institutions and their role in how they influence our power to create.

I received my degrees from one of the highly acclaimed institutions in the country, although I some may disagree, I do believe it has…

View original post 615 more words

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Reblogged. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s