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TMA 03 Diverse childhoods
Chapter 7 of the Reader argues that ‘while an education can be seen as important for supporting children’s cognitive, social and emotional development, schools can also be considered as institutions for the reproduction of social differences’ (Cooper, 2016, p. 162). Describe and explain the key arguments and evidence in the module materials (Reader and online) that support this claim. [Word count 1594]

Part 3: Reflection (500 words). 20% of TMA 03 mark.
By reflecting back on your completed Learning journals 5 and 6, summarise your learning and development in the following areas:

a. What have you learned about yourself regarding your study skills? How has this developed since the beginning of the module? What areas need to be developed further? [Word count 392]

b. What resources or sources of support might you draw upon in order to address these? [Word count 125]

Total word count 2527

Answer: TMA 03 Diverse childhoods
Chapter 7 of the Reader argues that ‘while an education can be seen as important for supporting children’s cognitive, social and emotional development, schools can also be considered as institutions for the reproduction of social differences’ (Cooper, 2016, p. 162). Describe and explain the key arguments and evidence in the module materials (Reader and online) that support this claim. [Word count 1594]

Answer: As Cooper (2016) suggested, a formal education is most commonly associated with a number of goals, from supporting children with their important cognitive skills development, to enhancing their social and emotional development. There are many different professional views from within psychology, sociology, anthropology and economic disciplines on how best to educate our children, many of which have changed and adapted over time and not all are see...(short extract)

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  • Subject: Childhood Studies
  • Course: E102 Introduction to childhood studies and child psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 2527
  • Date submitted: March 03, 2020
  • Date written: March, 2019
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 8811

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