Education Philosophical Influences On American Essay

Length: 5 pages Sources: 5 Subject: Teaching Type: Essay Paper: #88283685 Related Topics: Philosophical, Jean Piaget, Importance Of Education, Maria Montessori
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There are others though that believes that learners are born with certain innate capabilities that are then shaped and formed from the outside (Montessori theory, 2011)

No matter which theory one looks at though the bottom line is that each philosophy is based on the idea that everything possible should be done to encourage as much learning as possible. All philosophies are based on the fact that education should be about learning and that no matter how the learning takes place, what environment is takes place in or under what circumstances the edn result should be something was learned. Educational philosophy in general believes that in order for people to be successful and productive they must learn as much as possible and that this should be done by way of formal education.

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Chinn, C. (2012). Epistemological Beliefs. Retrieved from http://www.education.com/reference/article/epistemological-beliefs/

Evers, W.M. (2012). How Progressive Education Gets it Wrong. Retrieved from http://www.hoover.org/publications/hoover-digest/article/6408

Gray, P. (2009). Rousseau's Errors: They Persist Today in Educational Theory. Retrieved from http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/freedom-learn/200902/rousseau-s-errors-they-persist-today-in-educational-theory?page=2

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Kamii, C. (2012). Piaget,Jean1896-1980. Retrieved from http://www.education.com/reference/article/piaget-jean=1896-1980/
Montessori theory. (2011). Retrieved from http://www.dailymontessori.com/montessori-theory/
Rush, J. (2003). The History of Montessori Education. Retrieved from http://www.adoptionarticlesdirectory.com/Article/the-History-of-Montessori-
The Montessori Method: Criticisms and Recollections. (2010). Retrieved from http://uglyamericaninafrica.blogspot.com/2010/12/montessori-method-criticisms-and.html
Warde, W.F. (2005). John Dewey's Theories of Education. Retrieved from http://www.marxists.org/archive/novack/works/1960/x03.htm
Wiles, D. (n.d.). John Dewey and Progressive Education. Retrieved from http://www.albany.edu/~dkw42/s2_dewey_progr.html


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