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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..


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..


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..


100 Ideas For Secondary Teachers Teaching Philosophy And Ethics

Author : John L. Taylor  |  Pub Date : 2014-11-20  |  Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472910097
ISBN 13 : 1472910095

100 Ideas: QUICK - EASY - INSPIRED - OUTSTANDING How do you teach a subject that has no 'right' answers? Philosophical and ethical concepts can be overwhelming to students who have..


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..


Thinking In Education

Author : Matthew Lipman  |  Pub Date : 2003-01-20  |  Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521012252
ISBN 13 : 9780521012256

A major contribution towards teaching for judgment, not just for knowledge, by a leading theorist...


Bloomsbury Cpd Library Independent Learning

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

ISBN 10 : 9781472945822
ISBN 13 : 1472945824

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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