Learning Unit 3 THE ROLES OF AN EDUCATOR (Aims of Education (Who should…
Learning Unit 3 THE ROLES OF AN EDUCATOR
Aims of Education
equiping a learner for life
based on how we conceptualise education
how people learn to live
integrate people to be responsible citizens
educate about the responsibilities in society
an informal dimension
when you teach people the wrong thing
Easy to indoctrinate people
Development of the individual as a result of influences of a particular institutions. eg schools
I' ve passed matric but haven't gone further. There is a perception of that individual. I have my BEd, there is now a different perception.
what happens at school is in line with educational goals
Education is intrinsically valuable
developing the human mind, characterized by the acquisition of knowledge and understanding in order to achieve
Who should determine Aims?
State?- platos views
Parental?- Locks views
Individual? Schools act and home schooling
Community? Adeyemi and Adeyinka!!!
Conceptualization of Educational Aims
john stewart mill
7 roles of an educator