September 14, 2008
Ticket to Learning
By Ken Oxley
YOU would expect the director of a new film to recommend it to as wide an audience as possible. But I think Mark Herman has honourable intentions beyond boosting his own bank balance when he says he believes parents should encourage their children to see The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, released on Friday.
And sometimes a bucket of popcorn with a large fizzy drink makes for a far better learning environment than a stuffy classroom.
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