Tags » Educational Theory

Christian Educators of the 20th Century Project

The Christian Educators of the 20th Century project was funded by the Lilly Endowment and is a web-based database. This site provides entries on about 200 Christian education leaders of the 20th century who had a significant impact on the field of Christian education in North America. 195 more words

Teacher Resources

The Montessori Method

In my first year of uni I remember one of the core subjects for second semester I think was a educational philosophy class. Some of you might also remember it. 287 more words

A Learning Typology - 7 Ways We Come to Understand

I’ve been thinking about how my students best learn and thus this post from Te@chThought caught my attention.

A question I can ask daily: Which of these methods of understanding am I activating in my teaching today?


Philosophy: A dead field of study?

As time passes I find myself more and more captivated by the core values seemingly promoted by philosophy — the way of thinking about complex issues in relation to one’s self, one’s knowledge and how one conducts his/her life.   447 more words

Teen Powered

Praise and Prizes

‘If we are not accountable , we shall wander the world seeking someone to explain ourselves to, someone to absolve us and tell us we have done well.’ …

900 more words
Specific Pocketbooks

When definition fails

“It’s a beautiful thing, the destruction of words.”
– George Orwell, 1984

I thoroughly enjoy the English language. It’s willingness to adopt virtually anything as a word as long as it finds its way into common usage, regardless of origin, is part of its charm. 1,139 more words


Define "education" - I dare you!

“What a piece of work is a man! How noble in reason, how infinite in faculty! In form and moving how express and admirable! In action how like an angel, in apprehension how like a god! 1,097 more words