Constructivism

8/16/2012

 
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Classroom setup matters. What works?
Pat Cavagnaro, Principal

My favorite education blog can be found at http://oilf.blogspot.com/ (“oilf” stands for ‘Out in Left Field’).  Beals frequently discusses Constructivism in education.  The educational philosophy of ACL is solidly anti-Constructivist. 

Constructivism may not be a term you are familiar with, but you need to be.  The Constructivist philosophy drives education in public schools and is starting to creep into private and charter schools. This philosophy will, in not too many years...


 
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A great post from the Prayer Book Society USA by Roberta Bayer, who is editor of Mandate Magazine and Assistant Professor of Government at Patrick Henry College

Bayer writes, "A Christian classical education which moves hearts to love of God, teaches prudence and moderation, diligence in study, the history of mankind all as a preparation for a theological education in divinely revealed truth is proper to humans who are made to know Him."  ...read the entire article here.