John Dewey- Instrumentalism and Learning By Doing Approach to Education
John Dewey: Instrumentalism and Learning By Doing Approach to Education
Students must be interested in what they are learningBy learning by doing the students would learn critical life skills
A good experience now would impact future decisions and experiences.This is called the continuity of experience.
I learned useful skills that help me do my job in a learning by doing environment.
And I felt included in the learning process by being taught in a democratic classroom environment instead of a teacher focused authoritarian environment.
"When the school introduces and trains each child of society into membership within such a little community, saturating him with the spirit of service, and providing him with instruments of effective self-direction, we shall have the deepest and best guarantee of a larger society which is worthy, lovely and harmonious."- John Dewey