Quiz 6: Philosophical Roots of Education


Answers will vary, of course, depending on what the student's experience happened to be.The key to evaluating the answer is to assess whether the rationale for the selection of the philosophy or theory is sound.

Overviews 6.1 and 6.2 will be useful when examining student answers concerning the metaphysics, epistemology, axiology, and instructional implications of the educational philosophies and theories

The conceptual framework is an intellectual philosophy of education that gives meaning to teaching by connecting its daily demands with long-term professional commitment and direction.It contributes to a sense of professional coherence that helps teachers place immediate short-term objectives into relationships with long-term goals.It is important as a student to begin to determine the long-term goals that may to frame what path in education is taken.