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This course has two major components: 1) a theoretical exploration of some of the philosophical issues surrounding school education and 2) a practical element focusing on how philosophy can be taught in secondary schools. Waldorf Schools were developed by philosopher and scientist Rudolf Steiner, who was hired to develop schools for the children of workers in the Waldorf Cigarette Factory after World War II. Based on Steiner’s theories of anthroposophy, Waldorf schools encourage delayed academics, favoring an arts-based elementary education.
It is best done by scholars who combine deep institutional and practical knowledge of educational policy-making and the daily work of teaching with the analytical skills and intellectual background afforded by education in moral and political philosophy.
Postmodern philosophers and philosophers of education challenge basic aspects of traditional philosophical theorizing by calling into question the possibility of objectivity, the neutrality of reason, the stability of meaning, and the distinction between …Read More
Dr. Steven Simon is the Medical Director at The Pain Management Institute as well as the assistant clinical professor with the Department of PMR at The University of Kansas, the Clinical associate professor for the Department of Family Practice as well as the Assistant Clinical Professor at Touro University, Department of PMR. According to Plato the ideal society who cares for their youth and the guardian would be responsible for the moral education of their children. It means that the aim of education is character building of individual so that it could differentiate between good and evil and avoids following the evil path.
English Education system was not the only reason it happened, but this was an important enabler. We suggest a model of education that recognises the important role of genetics,” the researchers said in their study, published in the journal Plos One. Your boss won’t care if your …Read More