Experiencing The Student Life With Pixie And Her Steps To Graduation

Every year, many people go to university for the first time. Becoming a student is exciting because it’s a great chance to get some freedom and figure out who you want to be. The student journey is filled with uncertainty, hard work, laughter and friendship. A character who experienced the student life and came out stronger is Megan Gwynn, AKA Pixie.

Starting off as a student at the Xavier Institute, Pixie graduated into a full member of the X-Men. Getting to that position wasn’t easy and it involved a lot of growing up. Continue reading “Experiencing The Student Life With Pixie And Her Steps To Graduation”

Looking Into The Educational Benefits Of Comics With The Pop Culture Classroom

Reading comics is a good way of exposing people to new ideas and exploring real life issues. More importantly, they can be an educational tool for children, which is a message that the Pop Culture Classroom (PCC)  is keen to promote. Focused in Colorado, PCC was created in 2012 to educate young people through the medium of comics and sequential art. I became aware of the initiative when a member of the team, Rob Keosheyan reached out to inform me about the programme and I was happy to write about it.

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