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Campfire Film Festival 2014

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Spark 4: Civics and Citizenship

Our 2013 member surveys revealed that the curriculum areas of most interest were Civics & Citizenship, Philosophy and Religion. This collection of three films taps specifically into Civics and Citizenship as it plays out in the democracy of Australia. So what IS Australia? These unique and striking films offer a rich way to spark discussion around the following related questions: * How does Australia respond to its newest arrivals? (Welcome to the Lucky Country) * How does Australia respond to its oldest arrivals? (Whitewash) * How does Australi...

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In this Campfire Spark, Dr Janette Poulton shares her insights on the subject of Minds, Bodies and Persons, which is now studied in Senior Philosophy, Victoria Australia (VCE Unit 3). Dr Poulton is the Education & Innovations Officer of