John Dewey

John Dewey

I believe that the teacher's place and work in the school is to be interpreted from this same basis. The teacher is not in the school to impose certain ideas or to form certain habits in the child, but is there as a member of the community to select the influences which shall affect the child and to assist him in properly responding to these influences.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Faith in the possibilities of continued and rigorous inquiry does not limit access to truth to any channel or scheme of things. It does not first say that truth is universal and then add there is but one road to it.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The goal of education is to enable individuals to continue their education.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The demand for liberty is a demand for power, either for possession of powers of action not already possessed or for retention and expansion of powers already possessed.More John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The problem is to extract the desirable traits of forms of community life which actually exist, and employ them to criticize undesirable features and suggest improvementMore John Dewey quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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