Before accessing the ABC link:
- What do you think are some of the main differences between public and private schooling?
- How might going to a public/private school affect where an individual sits on the social hierarchy?
Go to this link and imagine you are a parent, follow the steps.
After accessing the ABC link:
- According to this information, what are some of the main differences between public and private schooling?
- Which type of school will you send your child to? **IF you think you might have one! Did this information affect your decision? How so?
Go to two private school websites and make a list of the types of facilities, opportunities, and ways of attaining social capital they offer.
The Friends School
Click here to view a YouTube video that explains Bowles and Gintis’ theory regarding school and stratification.