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Gialamas, Stefanos; Pelonis, Peggy; Medeiros, Steven – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2014
A school that holds as a central belief that knowledge is individually and socially constructed by learners who are active observers of the world, active questioners, agile problem posers and critical and creative problem solvers must evolve leadership models and organizational patterns that mirror this model of genuine and meaningful learning as…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Models, Progressive Education, Creative Thinking
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Gross, Steven Jay; Shapiro, Joan Poliner – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2013
Facing repressive accountability regimes and high-stakes testing in the US and beyond, university and practitioner educators around the world decided to take action. Inspired by the democratic administration movement of the 1930's and 1940's and current scholarship in ethics, we started a movement called the New DEEL (Democratic Ethical…
Descriptors: Accountability, High Stakes Tests, Ethics, Instructional Leadership
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Jorgensen, C. Gregg – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2013
By considering ethics and morals from a vantage point in which personal and political beliefs become part of our national debate, students could form the habit of political discussion in much the same way that representatives of social and political groups prepare and respond on a daily basis to an ever inquiring media. I will explore several…
Descriptors: Ethics, Moral Issues, Moral Values, Controversial Issues (Course Content)
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Kitagawa, Mary M.; Kitagawa, Chisato – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2007
Seikatsu tsuzurikata is a grassroots movement in Japan that has many parallels to the whole language movement, but it developed completely independently, beginning in the late 1920s. Our research into this movement was conducted in 1984 and described in Kitagawa and Kitagawa (1987). We are now updating our earlier research. Seikatsu tsuzurikata is…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Values, Progressive Education, Whole Language Approach