An essay on politics and students
Second, this experience, and others like it, gave me pause. This means going beyond regurgitating what youve read; if youre just repeating other peoples arguments, youre never going to trouble the upper end of the marking scale. We administrators read about how todays students do not read. Published: Mon, Lord Palmerstons Achievements as Foreign Secretary.
In this age of political advancement and awakening, the students' life in itself has been a politics for the last many years. Thats where the marks lie. Youre not just showing understanding and recall, but analysing and synthesising ideas from different sources, then critically evaluating them. Students have nothing to do with the politics of the country and they have to devote their full attention to their physical, mental, intellectual and spiritual growth. Introductions are the easiest things in the world to get right and nobody does it properly, Squirrel says.