Essays about: "John Dewey"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 essays containing the words John Dewey.

  1. 1. practical, efficient, necessary

    University essay from Stockholms konstnärliga högskola/Institutionen för dans

    Author : Sigrid Sjöholm; [2021]
    Keywords : martial arts; necessity; efficiency; practicality; urgency; relationality; dance; choreography;

    Abstract : This essay is one part of my Bachelor's degree project, the other part being a dance performance with the title practical, efficient, necessary that was premiered in January of 2021. The essay discusses the main problem of the project (which was necessary movements and the lack thereof in dance) as for thoughts and methods that was used in the project in working with the theme of necessity. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Boy Who can help teachers to provide new knowledge through fiction

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Julia Adolfsson-Virta; [2021]
    Keywords : Harry Potter; fiction; pedagogy; Harry Potter; fiktion; pedagogik;

    Abstract : This essay explores the representation of pedagogy in the fictional works of the Harry Potter books and how teachers can use this to gain new knowledge to some extent and draw inspiration from it. It continues by arguing that fiction can be used as a source of new knowledge both on a general level and in a school context when used in the classroom. READ MORE

  3. 3. Critical thinking produces lasting knowledge : A litterateur study on why critical thinking is necessary for student’s development, Illustrated through the high school subject religion and science in religion studies

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Nicole Annis; [2019]
    Keywords : Critical thinking; Religion and science; Lgr11; Education; Pedagogy; John Dewey; Pragmatism; Marxism; Natalism; Hannah Arendt; Paulo Freire;

    Abstract : This essay will present a discussion about why critical thinking is crucial for student’s long-term development with the subject religion and science in high school religion as an example of how this can be fulfilled. Three different theories will be applied in this essay in order to form a comprehensive discussion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aesthetic Experiences and the Miracle of Action : On the Radical Possibility of Art in Teaching and Learning

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Estetiska lärprocesserSödertörns högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Petra Lundberg Bouquelon; [2019]
    Keywords : aesthetic experience; aesthetic learning; teaching; phenomenology; clown knowledge; not-knowing; unlearning; space for action; homo faber; sustainable teaching; constructive alignment; NPM.; estetisk erfarenhet; estetiska lärprocesser; undervisning; fenomenologi; clownens kunskap; icke-vetande; av-lärande; handlingsutrymme; homo faber; hållbar undervisning; konstruktiv länkning; new public management;

    Abstract : This master essay starts with the author having an encounter with two 14-years old boys who claim that they are Nazis. In a school project where the pupils made films about norms in the society they made a film with a clearly racist and homophobic message. READ MORE

  5. 5. SCHOOL COMMUNITY AND EXPERIENCES OF PARTICIPATION AND DEMOCRACY: AN ETHNOGRAPHIC STUDY IN THE CHILEAN EDUCATIONAL CONTEXT

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Alexis Morales Valdes; [2018-08-23]
    Keywords : School ethnography; democratic education; active participation; Chilean education;

    Abstract : Abstract Chilean education is still in the process of overcoming a dark period of dictatorship where the school was governed by repressive, controlling and antidemocratic regulations. In 2009 a new general law for Chilean education was enacted that included several values suggesting a more active participation for all the members of the school community. READ MORE