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Against Feedback

Education is possessed by a feedback culture. Why that is is not my object here. But what its consequences are, in what ways it limits us as educators, is. 603 more words

Philosophy Of Education

Pedagogy of Transformation

Pedagogy, the study of teaching, is not an established discipline in the United States. Teachers do not take courses called pedagogy; there are no degree programs in pedagogy; and the word itself remains obscure to a vast portion of the population, indeed to a vast portion of educational researchers. 339 more words

Philosophy Of Education

My Personal Learning Theory?

     I started public school in 1958 after doing one year of kindergarten in a private school. Since that time, education has changed dramatically. From a face-to-face, pen and paper-learning environment to multiple technologies, networked, and online presented classes, the world of education has evolved. 516 more words

Knowledge is what you think with

I recently watched a video presentation by Andreas Schleicher, coordinator of the PISA programme at the OECD. It was one of those vision statements made in hushed tones that wowed the audience. 1,518 more words

Education Research

By Branch / Doctrine

Philosophy of Education is a label applied to the study of the purpose, process, nature and ideals of education. It can be considered a branch of both philosophy and education. 8 more words

Creating a Professional Resume -- thoughts to consider

At the end of their teacher training, each educator new to the profession is faced with applying for jobs which also means creating a professional resume.  1,638 more words


The state shouldn't "substitute itself" for the family (quote)

Now this end and object, the common welfare in the temporal order, consists in that peace and security in which families and individual citizens have the free exercise of their rights, and at the same time enjoy the greatest spiritual and temporal prosperity possible in this life, by the mutual union and co-ordination of the work of all. 40 more words