Al- Ghazzali (1058-1111). His biography. Definition. Ideas on educational practices. He resulted an education product, called “Self-examining approach”, which means. Teachers’ role and responsibility. Teachers’ role: To becomes live models for students in their words and behavior.
He resulted an education product, called “Self-examining approach”, which means
To becomes live models for students in their words and behavior.
1. Education involves all aspects—intellectual, religious, moral and physical—of the personality of the learner.
(see: content of the education curriculum in Indonesia)
2. It is not enough to impart theoretical learning; that learning must be put into practice.
3. True learning is that which affects behavior and whereby the learner makes practical use of his knowledge.
Prepare the service of society and bring up people with high moral standards.
Concern: Think first of the society, then people in second)
The question: how could apply the purpose?
The answer is implied in these two items:
To cultivate man so that he abides by the teachings of religion.
Second worldly goals,
To pursue wealth, social standing or power, and even the love of knowledge, are illusory, since they relate to the transient world.
(See Law 20/2003 of the National Education System & Government Regulation Nr.19/2005 as to National Standard of Education (NSE)
“To raise a generation of faithful people who would be close to God and free from conflict among one another.”
The statement sounds simple but one must take complex frame to apply in this era.
(See: Need Analysis (NA) which is the basic point before one will design an instruction for teaching)
(See teaching techniques, assessment)
Branch of knowledge (three levels):
Elementary, intermediate and advanced (primary, secondary and higher).
He listed the books with various of sciences and subjects, that could be studied at each level of education.
Of the relation, his experience on the process of spiritual really works on resulting ideas on the way one should better take before applying the education.