Out of the Classroom and into the World: How to Transform Catholic Education

Out of the Classroom and into the World: How to Transform Catholic Education

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ISBN-13: 9781621383949
Publisher: Angelico Press Ltd
Publication date: 07/07/2018
Pages: 194
Sales rank: 1,165,594
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

Educated at the Universities of Oxford, London, and Lancaster, Roy Peachey has degrees in History, English, and Chinese Studies, as well as a postgraduate diploma in Lake District Studies. He is currently working on a PhD in Theology, teaching in a school near London, and enjoying being a homeschooling father.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Foreword by Michael Hanby

Prologue

Introduction—The Best of Times: The Worst of Times

Part 1: Foundations

Chapter 1: Parents as First Educators

Chapter 2: The Problem with Presentism

Chapter 3: Knowledge and Wisdom

Chapter 4: Attention and the Lost Virtue of Studiousness

Chapter 5: The Body and Embodied Education

Part 2: Challenges

Chapter 6: Science and Scientism

Chapter 7: Anthropological Confusion, Consumerism, and Relativism

Chapter 8: The Secularization of Happiness

Chapter 9: Winnie-the-Pooh Apps

Part 3: Transformations

Chapter 10: Slow Education

Chapter 11: The Power of Silence

Chapter 12: Work and the Work of Schools

Part 4: Reflection

Conclusion—Transforming Catholic Education

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