Transcript of "General questions ahead of friday workshop in philosophy"
Please print out the readings from Experience and Education and bring the print outs to the sessionYou might reflect upon or sketch out some answers to these questions ahead of the Friday workshopin Philosophy. Questions: 1. What alternative does Dewey suggest to the main aim of traditional education, namely to prepare the young for future responsibilities? (Chapter 1) 2. How does Dewey separate educative from mis-educative experience? (Chapter 2) 3. What is meant by saying that every experience widens ‘the external conditions of subsequent learning’? (Chapter 3)