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ERIC Number: EJ666826
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1253
The Ideas That Run Schools. Research in Focus.
Egan, Kieran
Education Canada, v43 n2 p16-18 Spr 2003
All educational thinking springs from three ancient theories: education should provide skills to succeed in society; education should stimulate the search for truth through academic excellence; and education should give students opportunities to develop their potential. But these ideas are incompatible, and mixing them together has created a theoretical confusion that is the basis of our educational problems. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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