There was probably a time when human culture was transmitted spontaneously from one generation to another. Education, according to Dewey, is the process of imposing on the impulse of infants the society or the set of group habits into which the infants are born; it is the perpetuation of society. Idealists, naturalists and pragmatists differ on the question of the contents of education. They can describe how their No Fault Test System or videotaping technique for promoting group leadership skills implements their notions of how teachers can facilitate learning. Having an educational philosophy is very important to me. I believe that it can show the heart and soul that many meaningful teachers have for this career.
The purpose of a teaching philosophy is to articulate how and why you teach, your professional motivations and goals, as well as your approach to educating others so that observers can get a better …Read More