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Teachers what are your teaching philosophy and goals?

Just wondering what teacher's philosophy & goals are these days?

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bmwlover

Asked by bmwlover at 10:59 PM on Oct. 3, 2008 in Politics & Current Events

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  • I'm not sure, but I'd like to find out too!
    akhlass

    Answer by akhlass at 12:42 AM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • I answered this on another board--but it should be to create life long learners--those who can learn on their own. Life long readers. Kids that know how to think with clarity and thought. Kids who understand the politics of today because they have a good grasp of history--Modern and Ancient. To educate a child and not just school them--that should be the main goal. A good book is called Dumbing Us Down--John T.Gatto--a former NYC Teacher of the Year.
    Ronnie80

    Answer by Ronnie80 at 12:48 AM on Oct. 4, 2008

  • in a rare occurence, I agree with Ronnie.

    I homeschool to preserve my child's love of and respect for learning and to assure him a quality education.
    autodidact

    Answer by autodidact at 7:20 PM on Oct. 4, 2008

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