unit 1 education

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Labelling
Labelling is the term used to describe how pupils are given group labels based on behaviour, ability or disability.
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The self-fulfilling prophecy
The self-fulfilling prophecy is what happens when someone conforms to the label they have been given (eg. children told they are high flyers start to do better in class).
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Ideal pupil
The ideal pupil is the child who does as they are told, complete all their work, turns up to lessons on time with all their equipment and gets their target grades or better in their exams.
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Anti-school subcultures
small groups that occur in schools that try to go against the main learning culture of the school, eg boys who escape from school at lunchtime, girls who hang around in the toilets instead of going to lessons ect.
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Material deprivation
Material deprivation refers to not having money and belongings that the majority of people have. This can change over time (eg. someone without a computer in 1980 would not be considered to be suffering from material deprivation, but they might be se
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The self-fulfilling prophecy

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The self-fulfilling prophecy is what happens when someone conforms to the label they have been given (eg. children told they are high flyers start to do better in class).

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Ideal pupil

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Anti-school subcultures

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Material deprivation

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