Their work is about developing the individual and collective "consciousness" of a class of children. Nick Drummond and Joan Berland developed a learning program based on recognizing consciousness as always being a primary part of our experience. Although it is not easily seen or widely recognized, it is something that can be pointed to, described and developed. "As educators, this means learning how to give attention to the interior as well as the exterior dimension of the classroom environment..."
For more information about the work of Nick and Joan, please go to http://www.goodreality.org/education/dynamicdevelopment.html
Date: 2011-01-28 22:37:24