Problem solver, motivated, "I can" thinker, go on talent hunts
What is key aspects of Belonging?
"I am loved" thinker, friendship cooperation
What are key aspects of Independence?
self control, responsible, appropriate power, "I will" thinker
What are key aspects of generosity?
Caring, empathic, unselfish, "i help" thinker, moral minds
What are the 6 Philosophies?
Essentialism, Perennialism, Behaviorism, Progressivism, Existentialism, Social Reconstructionism
purpose of school is lead learners to universal truths such as reason and faith, preferred curriculum: the liberal arts, humanities and classic lit.
purpose of schooling is to train the intellect, maintain rigorous academic and moral standards, curriculum has emphasis on core knowledge essential to being a productive citizen
purpose of schooling is direct students' academic and social behavior by structuring the learning environment so as to encourage certain behaviors and discourage others, curriculum is more about the environmental variables than the content being taught
No absolute truths, each person must determine purpose in life,
Describe Social Reconstructionism
Focus of school was to prepare students to be social change agents, infill a commitment to social/ political activism, democratic ideals, questioning the status quo
purpose of school was to develop problem-solving skills, prepare students to participate in democratic society,curriculum was experience centered
What are the 3 Philosophical Constructs?
Metaphysics, Epistemology, Axiology
Give the definition of metaphysics.
Definition: the branch of philosophy concerned with the nature of reality and existence.
Give the definition of epistemology.
Definition: The branch of philosophy concerned with the investigation of the nature of knowledge.
Give the definition of axiology.
Definition: The branch of philosophy concerned with the nature of values.