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Personal Philosophy of Education Paper
Renee Brownlee
Education 301
Instructor Tenika Richards -James July 23, 2012

Education is the key to the success of student’s in school today there are philosophies that structure the way an educator direct the class. Essentialism is one of the key concept focuses in school system first following the standard curriculum is important to implement on the journey for higher learning if it is achieved than the success rate will be greater. Teachers are designed to obtain knowledge from attending college, workshops and other resources by learning from these tools it give them the ability to past on to student eager to learn. Starting as an Elementary Teacher the goal would be to supply the students mind with all of the information. Essentialism is the philosophy that stands out for what is required from the facilitator and the school. Getting to know each child and the academic need is very important because he or she need to feel confident and comfortable in the surrounding also familiarizing the class with guidelines and what is expect for the behavior as stated in the school handbook. Motivation is another key factor because it will result in goals to be met throughout the education. If a classroom has a large group on certain days breaking down the groups in perhaps two groups will help the teacher to see were the challenges are with the students. It is essential to allow the students to work individually as well because it will help to become self –sufficient and will begin to not rely on the guidance of their teacher. An article from the oxford review states that using philosophy of education impinge upon the normative structure within the field of education by understanding these theory goal are achieved. Student grasps the concept from...
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