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progressive education

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A set of reformist educational philosophies and methods that emphasize individual instruction, informality in the classroom, and the use of group discussions and laboratories as instructional techniques.
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In the following chapter she cogently draws parallels between Jewish mothers waging a fierce battle against the Gary Plan in I917 and their African American counterparts, also known as the Harlem Nine, protesting on behalf of their children in the 1950s.
Having taken early retirement as a teacher, Mrs Rowlands, 59, and husband Gary plan to pay for the pounds 26,000 course of treatment with their retirement fund.
The need for an educated workforce gave rise to the Gary Plan, work-study-play.
In Champaign, the so-called "Gary plan" was altered in one very significant way: Instead of children leaving the building, religious teachers came into the public schools to offer instruction.
We see the Benderly Boys' critical responses to educational reforms such as the Gary Plan. Krasner shows how "politics and shifting philanthropic priorities" during World War I doomed some of Benderly's early efforts, as well as how the Great Depression tamped down significant gains of the 1920s (117).
She and former Tottenham hero Gary plan to marry in 2010.
This time it has been so much easier." Civil servant Jackie and IT worker Gary plan to stay at the Nova Hotel, in Euston, a far cry from the bed and breakfast they crashed at as teenagers.
Terese gets an unwanted blast from the past when she meets Roxy's boyfriend Vance, and Gary plans a surprise wedding as Chloe splits from Kyle.
In this pilot episode, Gary plans to throw a barbeque, only to learn there's a rival event taking place on the same day.
He also said, answering another query, that ASK GARY plans to refer only to shops offering the free rental car.
Next summer, Gary plans to launch an ambitious glamping site in this remote, peak-fringed wilderness, with smart safari-style tents pitched on a floating platform.
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