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Maret, 2020

 

Lancasterian Education

The Lancasterian Monitorial System of Education Portrait of Joseph Lancaster Qui docet, discit He who teaches, learns Joseph Lancaster (1778-1838) led a movement to establish schools that used what he called the Monitorial System, sometimes called the “Lancasterian” or “Lancastrian” System, in which more advanced students taught less advanced ones, ¬†enabling a small number of adult masters to educate large numbers of students at low cost in basic and often advanced skills. From about 1798 to 1830 it was highly influential, but was displaced by the “modern” system of groupingRead More