Category Archives: e-Education
After reading and investigating the various philosophies, I have learned how each can be carried out to provide an effective, interesting and intriguing classroom environment. But where the idea of structural characterization really gets its run-for-the-money is in the 1970 paper, Philosophy and the Curriculum,” where the attempt is made to transform philosophy of education into an enterprise that sees to adapting the discussion in the various philosophies-of to the training of teachers insofar as it relates to preparing them for giving instruction in the several subject areas, which individually correspond to one or another of the philosophies-of.
During colonialism and in the period just after attaining independence, education was a luxury in that just a small percentage of the population had access to it. Those few were meant to help colonialists consolidate their power over the indigenous people.
Fourth, during the decade of the seventies when these various critiques …Read More
Within the epistemological frame that focuses on the nature of knowledge and how we come to know, there are four major educational philosophies, each related to one or more of the general or world philosophies just discussed. Teaching seen as a facilitation, Komba (2004:289-298) elaborates it as a process that facilitates learning, where a teacher acts like a catalyst, stimulating learning, it is seen as the type of teaching, where by the main function is to guide students to creative dimension of education.
This sort of system-building across epistemological, ethical, and social/political issues is what the great philosophers do, and it is revealing that for them philosophy of education was rarely seen as a distinct area of inquiry but merely the working out in practice of implications for teaching and learning that were derived from their larger positions about truth, value, justice, and so on.
Daniels, a freshly minted Ph.D. …Read More
Pearson acknowledges the integral role of local technical user groups and their time-honored presence in helping both individual technologists and larger communities to develop and grow. Michele began working as a contributing writer for Education Week in 2012, covering parents’ influence on education. At Pearson he has been head of its Higher Education, International and Professional Publishing division and chairman of CourseSmart, a Pearson sponsored consortium of electronic textbook publishers.
They are supported by United Opt Out National , a website that organized a campaign and petition drive to boycott Pearson evaluations of students, student teachers, and teachers. The company has reaped the benefits: Half its …Read More
If you’ve read the first segment to this overview, you’ve made yourself familiar with Essentialism. Topics of past graduates have ranged from early childhood leadership to college program evaluations, from issues arising from ESL implementation to school reform initiatives, and from attitudes of middle school children on teacher caring to perspectives held by exemplary college instructors.
Conventional and formal education is man-made and hence, not desirable Everything is good as it comes from the hands of author of nature but everything degenerates in the hand of man.”For Rousseau, education does not mean merely imparting information or storing knowledge.
There are many people who when reach the age of fifty and are enlighten with the reality, don’t want to accept power and responsibility and they will move far to the islands but Plato wants them to work for the state as they are the people who owe to the society for …Read More
According to a report on Sunday, Starbucks plans to pay for the college tuition of its employees. Research from the Babson Survey Research Group (BSRG) in collaboration with the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) shows that while the vast majority of college leaders consider online degree programs critical for long-term institutional development, actually designing them is challenging.
The University of North Dakota Online & Distance Education offers 10 online bachelor’s degrees such as civil engineering, communication, and psychology, as well as an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program for those who already holds a bachelor’s degree in another field.
A member of the University of Alabama System, the University of Alabama at Birmingham consists of 12 academic divisions offering 140 programs of study leading to a variety of undergraduate, graduate (including doctoral), and professional degrees. Undergraduates seeking an industrial studies program can select from several online bachelor’s degree options.
Five …Read More