Philosophy of Education
Education plays a significant role in everyone's life. The purpose of education is to better our society as a whole. I believe education expands the minds of children and helps to give them a guideline on how to survive in the world. The purpose of a teacher is to provide students with an array of beliefs and views, which will later allow the students to create their own ideas about what is important in the world. The main goal of most teachers is to enforce ideas that they believe will be most valuable for a child's life.
Teachers should base their curriculum on their students needs and interests. I believe that there are many conditions that are needed to help enhance learning for students. Children are able to learn better when they are in a positive and comfortable environment. Classrooms should be a place where children can learn and have social interactions without feeling intimidated. By believing students are most important helps teachers create an atmosphere that allows students to understand the magnitude of learning.
I believe in order to help students have a better understand of the world and their surroundings teachers should supply them with many different learning techniques. Children all learn differently and teachers must be prepared to foster all of their needs. Throughout my years of schooling I always found that teachers who allowed their students to grasp concepts or ideas through hands on projects and visual aids were the most successful when it came to getting the point across. I believe that the best tactic for teaching students is to allow learning through trial and error. This type of teaching opens many doors for...