Jane Elliot: Discrimination In The Classroom

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Jane Elliot, a third grade teacher, taught her class about discrimination in a unique way. She separated them into two groups: blue eyes and brown eyes. When the blue eyed children was superior, they began to discriminate against the brown eyed children. However when the tables where turned you would think the ones whom was getting picked on would be understanding of how hurtful power can be towards the inferior people, but they acted the same way as the ones who was calling them names when they was the inferior group.

This scenario was very effective because it made them realize the meaning of discrimination and how everyone should be treated equally. Also, i think that this video was very helpful in describing how different diversities could
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