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Video NSW Governor Marie Bashir – 2010 speech to students

TLF ID M021180

This resource is a YouTube playlist containing a series of videos from a speech the NSW Governor Marie Bashir gave to senior high school students at Government House in 2010. She speaks on a range of topics, including the Australian system of government, the history of Australia and NSW, and her life. She also answers student questions.




Educational details

Educational value
  • This series of videos is valuable for teaching civics and citizenship to students in primary and high school. Marie Bashir is a wonderful spokesperson for feminism, the history of Australia and the version of democracy that we have in Australia. Through her engaging discussions on a range of topics, she speaks to students with passion and enthusiam.
  • Additional NSW syllabus outcomes (Community and Family Studies Stage 6 HSC syllabus): P1.1 describes the contribution an individual's experiences, values, attitudes and beliefs make to the development of goals P3.1 explains the changing nature of families and communities in contemporary society P3.2 analyses the significance of gender in defining roles and relationships H3.3 critically analyses the role of policy and community structures in supporting diversity H3.4 critically evaluates the impact of social, legal and technological change on individuals, groups, families and communities.
Year level

5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10; 11; 12

Learning area
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Civics and citizenship
  • Geography
  • History

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: author
  • Name: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW, Department of Education
  • Description: Data contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: State of NSW\, Department of Education
  • Organization: State of NSW\, Department of Education
  • Description: Publisher
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Video
Rights
  • © State of New South Wales, Department of Education.