Beyond transmissional pedagogies in Christian education:one school's recasting of values education

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Collier, John and Dowson, Martin 2008. Beyond transmissional pedagogies in Christian education:one school's recasting of values education. Journal of Research on Christian Education. 17 (2), pp. 199 - 216. https://doi.org/10.1080/10656210802433418
AuthorsCollier, John and Dowson, Martin
Abstract

This article presents the efforts of one Christian school to counteract secular societal norms and foster Christian values in its students. Anecdotal observations led to an empirical study to ascertain students' thinking about values. In turn, the study results led to the school staff taking specific actions to address the realities discovered in the empirical study. These actions include movement from pedagogies of transmission to pedagogies of participation and transformation.

Year2008
JournalJournal of Research on Christian Education
Journal citation17 (2), pp. 199 - 216
PublisherRoutledge
ISSN1065-6219
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1080/10656210802433418
Page range199 - 216
Research GroupNCLS Research
Place of publicationUnited States of America
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