5-2 discussion - n the video a third-grade teacher Jane...

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n the video, a third-grade teacher, Jane Elliott wanted to show her stu- dents what discrimination was about. The teacher divided the class by eye color (blue and brown). On the first day of the experiment, the chil- dren who had blue eyes were told that they were smarter neater,nicer, and better than the children with brown eyes. The teacher gave those children with blue eyes extra time for recess. The children with brown eyes were not given the same privileges that were given to the chil- dren with blue eyes. The brown eyed children could not even play with the blue-eyed children at recess. Ms. Elliott states that when you tell a person they suck or they are superior, they will act in that way. Ethical issues involving this experiment was that there was no consent

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