John Amos Comenius

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Noun1.John Amos Comenius - Czech educational reformer (1592-1670)
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Czech pedagogue John Amos Comenius used to say that much can be learned in play, and children can discover the magic of science thanks to interactive exhibits right in Aurelium.
(5.) Examples of representative authors, listed in chronological order, include: John Amos Comenius (1592-1670), John Locke (1632-1704), Jean-Jacque Rousseau (1712-1778), Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1746-1827), Friedrich Frobel (1782-1852), Johann Friedrich Herbart (1776-1841), Maria Montessori (1870-1952) and Jerome Bruner (1915-2016).
[...] bears the deep imprint of three prophetic personalities: of John Hus, its protagonist, hero, and martyr; of John Amos Comenius, its philosopher, educator, and theologian; and of Peter Chelcicky, its stern prophet, conscience, and climax (MOLNAR, 1947, p.
Named after 17thcentury Czech educator John Amos Comenius, the programme is funded by the European Union and is aimed at helping young people and educational staff better understand the range of European cultures, languages and values.