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.