Philosophers

1) Historically, world philosophers have generated theories and philosophies which have impacted education today. Review historical philosopher’s contributions and the impact to current educational practices and pedagogy.

2) Select four philosophers who have had a major impact on Educational Theory/Pedagogy.

3) In a matrix, compare the evolution of each philosopher’s theory, and discuss how it has been integrated into current educational practices in the following domains:

a. classroom engagement

b. teaching and learning

c. parent or community involvement

d. student social or emotional support

4) Additionally, write a 500-750 words reflection analysis that delineates at least two philosophers whose corresponding theories have had a significant impact in education and most closely align to your own current beliefs and philosophy. Explain the similarities shared between your beliefs and the philosophies chosen. How have these theories impacted your actions or beliefs within the educational environment?