Pursuing an Educational Philosophy Philosophy of Education Essential Questions: What can be known? What is the good life? What is the nature of the learner? What is the nature of the subject matter? What is the nature of the learning process The value of philosophy
1My approach to life is…
112All fish can swim. This is a fish. Therefore….
“This then is the great humanistic and historical task of the oppressed: to liberate themselves and their oppressors as well….True generosity lies in striving so that these hands whether of individuals or of whole peoples– need be extended less and less in supplication, so that more and more they become human hands which work, and working, transform the world.”Paulo Freire: Pedagogy of the Oppressed (1970)