What can John Dewey teach us about today’s important educational policy questions? GMC prof. Steven Fesmire (philosophy) provides some guidance “One of Dewey’s basic educational ideas was that kids learn better when they organically assimilate knowledge in an active, personal, imaginative and direct way,” Steven writes. Read the full Rutland Herald op-ed here. Steven is author of Dewey (Routledge, 2015), John Dewey and Moral Imagination (Indiana University Press, 2003), and editor of the Oxford Handbook of Dewey (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2017).
/ / Steven Fesmire Pens Rutland Herald Op-ed