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Baker, Laura – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2017
The new Progressive Education Network mission says that Progressive Education "promotes diversity, equity, and justice." These goals cannot be met unless there are substantial changes in the way the majority of teachers in the United States, white women teachers, think and operate. This open letter to that audience from a white woman…
Descriptors: Whites, Women Faculty, Progressive Education, Public Schools
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Urban, Wayne J. – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2013
This essay takes a look at what I call anti-progressivism in education or, more particularly, criticism of progressive education that was so vocal and visceral that it earns a label, at least initially, of anti-progressivism. After a brief introduction discussing the terms in general, I look at three instances of anti-progressivism in the 1950s…
Descriptors: Criticism, Progressive Education, Intellectual History, Teacher Education Programs
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Waks, Leonard J. – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2013
In "The School and Society" John Dewey noted new tendencies in education, e.g., manual training and nature study. He raised two related questions: (1) how are we to "understand the" new educational trends as reflections of the "social context"--as an "inevitable" effort to bring education into line with the broader pattern of change in industrial…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Information Technology, Charter Schools, Vocational Education
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Little, Tom – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2013
The seminal tenets of progressive education bear a striking resemblance to the newly fashionable principles associated with with a new movement known as "21st Century Education". This article traces the development of progressive education principles, starting with the founding of the Progressive Education Association, and shows their…
Descriptors: Educational Practices, Progressive Education, Educational Change, Federal Legislation
Eryaman, Mustafa Yunus – International Journal of Progressive Education, 2007
The author situates this paper within ongoing debates in related areas such as reflective practice, critical pedagogy, practical wisdom and critical theory. First, the author identifies some of the problems in the present notions of reflective teaching and progressive teacher education. The analyzes and compares the traditional-technical and…
Descriptors: Critical Theory, Reflective Teaching, Preservice Teacher Education, Higher Education