Books tagged: educational philosophy

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Phronesis: educational problems and solutions
Series: The Eightfold Path. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 50,550. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016 by Danny H Jorgensen. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A study of educational problems & solutions, including: How do we learn? Why do people struggle in various stages of education? Why don’t people develop through their education? What is the relationship of sensitive mothering to development? What are the major theories of child development? Home school vs school; what’s the difference? Nature, nurture and child psychology The articulation gap
Education, Universities and Educology Vol I: Educology as Knowledge about Education
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The big question which both volumes address is how can the structure of the fund of knowledge about education be used productively and fruitfully to organize university faculty, curriculum and research programs whose purpose is to teach, extend and disseminate knowledge about education. Volume I deals with the question of "What is knowledge about education?"
Education, Curriculum and Educology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?
The Legacy of John Holt: A Man Who Genuinely Understood, Trusted, and Respected Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by HoltGWS LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Remembrances about the life and ideas of John Holt, a school reform advocate and best-selling author who became the secular founder of the homeschooling movement. Holt is a pivotal figure in American education whose ten books and work continue to inspire both schoolteachers and homeschoolers to help children learn in their own ways.
Seeing Inside the Mind (Book 2 of the four book publication Minds in Bloom)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,320. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Testing & measurement, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
Seeing Inside the Mind explores the mind as a universe without limits; how we have controlled minds through force (lobotomy, shock therapy) and we shape and limit them through education. I examine all major issues confronting education (curriculum, measurement—including multiple choice testing and PISA tests—timetables, teaching styles and learning styles, and personal experiences for spice.
Education, Knowledge and Educology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
Comparative Mythology (E-Single)
You set the price! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education, Essay » Sociology
Joseph Campbell taught Mythology to students at Sarah Lawrence College, just north of New York City, for thirty-eight years. Late in his tenure, he made a proposal to use his introductory course as the basis for the then-new field of cross-cultural studies. This short ebook gives a wonderful glimpse into Campbell’s pedagogical philosophy, but also into his approach to his chosen field.
The Academy-a Jack Robertson novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Adventure » General
Jack Robertson is the headmaster of a very exclusive Academy. The genius of his students is only matched by the cunning of his enemies. Join Jack,reporter Susan Jones, and the students at America's premier high school for a look at what it takes to be the best of the best. In a week the Academy has to defeat rivals, old and new; under the watchful eye of a woman determined to find something wrong.
Who's Teaching Who? Stories of hope and lessons learned in my first 10 years of teaching
Price: Free! Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Written by a national award-winning and National Board Certified teacher, this book is filled with inspiring stories of students overcoming adversity as well as helpful tips on how to survive the stress of teaching, and get results from even the most challenging students!
A Point of View-Un Punto de Vista -Volume 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Technology
This educational book contains several short stories and commentaries on various motivational subjects in both English and Spanish that help a person who wants to learn either language practice.