Tag Archives: philosophical

28Feb/20

Philosophical Perspectives In Education

Philosophy of educationThe genesis of philosophy can be observed across a wide range of human interests such as religion, creative arts, education and economy. Noddings’ contribution to education philosophy centers around the ethic of care Her belief was that a caring teacher-student relationship will result in the teacher designing a differentiated curriculum for each student, and that this curriculum would be based around the students’ particular interests and needs.

In addition there are numerous volumes both of reprinted selections and of specially commissioned essays on specific topics, some of which were given short shrift here (for another sampling see A. Rorty 1998, Stone 1994), and several international journals, including Theory and Research in Education, Journal of Philosophy of Education, Educational Theory, Studies in Philosophy and Education, and Educational Philosophy and Theory.

Touching on key points in history, this valuable collection of chapters accurately appraises the global decline of philosophy of education in …

24Nov/19

An African Philosophical Approach To Teaching

Philosophy of educationAccording to Aristotle, ‘education is the process of creating sound mind in the sound body’. Description: Journal of General Education: A Curricular Commons of the Humanities and Sciences is devoted to the ideas and ideals of scholarship that enlighten the understanding of curriculum that reaches beyond disciplinary and professional concentrations to provide an undergraduate educational commons.

Revalidation assesses the quality and standards of the programme to ensure it continues to provide a distinct, high quality academic experience for students, enabling them to acquire the necessary academic knowledge, understanding, general and subject-specific skills required to pursue a graduate level career.

Having spent a hugely enjoyable 2017-18 doing an MSc in the Philosophy of Education at Edinburgh reading and hearing from the likes of David Hansen, Jan Derry, Joseph Dunne and many more of the keynote speakers and delegates at the 2019 PESGB annual conference, the prospect of my own attendance at …