3. INTRODUCTION :
Human life is a great creation of god. It has 2
aspects one is biological and second is
Education is not only required to teach the
specific students in a specific place in a specific
time it is required for over all development of an
4. MEANING OF EDUCATION AND PHILOSOPHY
Education word derived from 4 Latin words
Educare to bring up
Educere to lead out
Educatum to train up
Educo to continue or co-operate
Philosophy derived from Greek words philo and
sophiyo. Philo means love and sophiyo means
wisdom or knowledge therefore philosophy means
love of knowledge or love of wisdom.
Educational philosophy have expressed different
views about various activities of education like
curriculum, methodology,aims of education, freedom,
discipline, teacher etc.
All the opinion are broadly classified into 3
Ploto, Gandhiji, Hegal, Tagore, Kapila are believed
Spiritual world is more important than material
God is the main source of knowledge and
Only two values moral and spiritual values.
Values are eternal , absolute and unchangeable.
9. DIMENSIONS OF EDUCATION UNDER IDEALISM
Aims of education
Self –realization and personality enhancement.
Prepare for holy life.
Spiritual and moral development.
Universal education for universe individual.
Idealism stress on values like truth , goodness and
beauty they determine the intelligence , vibrant and aesthetic.
Priority for study of humanity.
Attention to religion and ethics.
There is no specific method for teaching but Socrates
used question and answering methods, Aristotle used inductive
and deductive method. It is depends on the capacity and learning
abilities of the students.
Teacher must have a ideal personality
Idealism consider the teacher should be act as a facilitator , friend,
philosopher and guide and parent.
It believe the inner discipline
Freedom and follow of rules and regulations.
11. CONCLUSION :
Present world is full of stress, strains,
conflicts, materials therefore idealistic education
essential for peaceful living of human
begins.Idealism give more preference to man than
12. BIBLIOGRAPHY :
Philosophical and sociological foundation of
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