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Think Again: A Philosophical Approach to Teaching



Contemporary education is held captive by an obsession with assessment. The culture of ‘teaching-to-the-test’ and ‘spoon-feeding’ has distorted the purpose of teaching and destroyed the joy of free enquiry.

This book offers practical advice on how to use philosophy as the cornerstone of a new approach to teaching and learning, with the central aim of developing students’ capacity for deeper, freer thought. Drawing on his experience of innovative curriculum development work, the author…

Think Again

Author : John L. Taylor  |  Pub Date : 2012-04-26  |  Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781441162625
ISBN 13 : 1441162623

Contemporary education is held captive by an obsession with assessment. The culture of 'teaching-to-the-test' and 'spoon-feeding' has distorted the purpose of teaching and destroye..


Education Revolution

Author : Will Stanton  |  Pub Date : 2015-06-01  |  Publisher : BookBaby

ISBN 10 : 9780994317018
ISBN 13 : 0994317018

Something is very wrong with our education system. Children are being told what to think when we should be teaching them how to think. Schools are places of indoctrination when the..


Thinking Again

Author : Nigel Blake  |  Pub Date : 1998  |  Publisher : Praeger Pub Text

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015040371877
ISBN 13 :

The postmodern condition, in which instrumentalism finally usurps all other considerations, has produced a kind of intellectual paralysis in the world of education. The authors of ..


Think Again

Author : Peter Hallward  |  Pub Date : 2004-05-01  |  Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781847144478
ISBN 13 : 1847144470

Slavoj Š ZiŠ zek is not alone in thinking that Alain Badiou's recent work is "the event of contemporary philosophy." Think Again, the first publication of its kind, goes a long w..


The Pedagogics Of Unlearning

Author : Aidan Seery  |  Pub Date : 2016-05-23  |  Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0692722343
ISBN 13 : 9780692722343

What does it mean to unlearn? Once we have learned something, is it ever possible to unlearn that something? If something is said to have been unlearned, does that mean that it is ..


Think Again

Author : Stanley Fish  |  Pub Date : 2015-10-20  |  Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400873401
ISBN 13 : 1400873401

From 1995 to 2013, Stanley Fish's provocative New York Times columns consistently generated passionate discussion and debate. In Think Again, he has assembled almost one hundred of..


Bloomsbury Cpd Library Independent Learning

Author : John L. Taylor  |  Pub Date : 2018-02-08  |  Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472945792
ISBN 13 : 1472945794

Independent learning is an ideal which many teachers aspire to but find difficult to achieve. This book provides ten training plans that enable you to easily deliver hours of CPD s..


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