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Traditional education offers a plethora of examples of experiences ... How many
students, for example, were rendered callous to ideas, and how many lost the
impetus to learn because of the way in which learning was experienced by them?
For example, a child who learns to speak has a new facility and new desire. But
he has also widened the external conditions of subsequent learning. When he
learns to read, he similarly opens up a new environment. If a person decides to ...
In discussing the conduct of games as an example of normal social control,
reference was made to the presence of a standardized conventional factor. The
counterpart of this factor in school life is found in the question of manners,
especially of ...
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The popularity of John Dewey, American pragmatist philosopher and education reformer, has largely waned. But during his 90+ years of life, he was one of the most famous public intellectuals alive ... Read full review
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This was an interesting little book. It would have been very useful to me in my early education courses. Read full review
Traditional vs Progressive Education
Criteria of Experience
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