Your Name and Title:
Mr Graham W. Hendrey
Founder & Director of a Private Language School.
Organization or School Name:
Native Speakers Academy
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Teachers & Student Teachers
Short Session Description (one line):
A review of the The Six Purposes of Education as suggested by Alexander Inglis.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
The purpose of this presentation is to summarize the foundational reasoning of our modern western education system and its practical application in society as outlined by Alexander James Inglis (1879–1924), who was Assistant to The Professor of Education at Harvard University, in his classic work 'Principles of Secondary Education' which was published in 1918, and correspondingly to highlight how relevant today his vision of education's purpose still is.
This is an extension of ideas brought to light by John Taylor Gatto
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