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Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself [John Dewey]

Suppose the opposite. Suppose that education is a means to something more in life. At the most then education can be a path leading beyond itself – to a life where education is complete and some superior value is attained. 188 more words

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Daily Quotation #6

Your knowledge is your continuity and interaction of experiences (according to John Dewey).

Philosophy

Ethical Encounters - The Special Ambiguity of Humanity

This is the second post in a series reflecting on contemporary global ethics that was originally organised as the Ethical Encounters in a Changing World… 3,567 more words

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MAWAZO YA WANAFALSAFA JUU YA ELIMU YA AWALI | JOHN DEWEY

John Dewey alizaliwa mwaka 1859  huko Vermont,Marekani na alifariki mwaka 1952 akiwa na umri wa miaka 93.Dewey aliandika mengi na kufanya mengi yaliyo mfanya atambuliwe na dunia kuwa mwamba katika utaalamu wa falsafa na pia kuwa mwlimu hodali na mtu aliye kuza nadharia inayohusu malezi ya watoto. 291 more words

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I Said To Myself, Self…..

The Self is not something ready-made , but something in continuous formation through choice of action…..John Dewey

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COMMON CORE PART 1

By Dennis L. Cuddy, Ph.D.

There is a great controversy today over the current educational reform movement known as Common Core (CC). Many people have offered specific criticisms of the movement, but they generally look at CC in isolation. 2,250 more words