1.10.1 Pragmatism - Dewey and Experiential Learning - Introduction

Welcome to chapter 10 of the 'Approaches to Education' module. In this chapter, we will look at the ideas of John Dewey, who advocated a Pragmatic approach to Education. We will look specifically at his concept of Experiential Learning. 

Goals for this section

  • To understand the Dewey's Experiential Learning and how it applies to education. 

Objectives for this section

  • To be able to explain how Dewey's Experiential Learning works.
  • To be able to identify ways in which the theory applies in actual teaching practice.
  • To consider ways that Dewey's ideas can be implemented into personal practice.

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