John Dewey

A Little about him

  • John Dewey was the most significant educational thinker of the progressive era.
  • Wanted the students to learn by doing, using manipulatives, and through a hands on approach.

Interesting Fact and Quote

  • 1899- President of the American Psychological Association
  • 1905- President of the American Philosophical Association
  • "Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself."