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Why good teachers allow a child’s mind to wander and wonder

9 mins | Jul 8, 2020

Wonder epitomises what education is about: opening up the world. "These characteristics of the experience of wonder help us understand why wonder is so important to education. It makes us vividly aware of what we don't know, don't understand, and perhaps can never understand. It sustains or revives our interest in the 'familiar' world." Philosophy professor, Anders Schinkel, contemplates in Psyche magazine.

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From Psyche