Philosophy of education (example #1) my personal goal for my future classroom is to challenge students and watch them grow to their full potential i want to take students at different levels and see them develop together for the. Philosophy of music education as an educator, my role is to provide a safe and welcoming environment for students to learn and grow it is important for learning to take place in such an environment so that students are not only free to be themselves, but free to make mistakes. If you have ever applied for a university teaching job, you may have had to write a music teaching philosophy statement when you are writing a statement for a specific position, you want to take into account the institution you are applying for and try to tailor your philosophy to the mission of the school while strongly stating your personal beliefs about the art of teaching.
Personal philosophy of education paper renee brownlee education 301 instructor tenika richards -james july 23, 2012 education is the key to the success of student's in school today there are philosophies that structure the way an educator direct the class. Sample teaching statement (political science) mcdougal graduate teaching center (2006) statement of teaching philosophy there is, has been, and will always be a certain group of people whom inspiration visits. Professor of music (music education) as a teacher of graduate courses in the foundations of music education, estelle jorgensen also serves as editor for philosophy of music education review, general editor for the counterpoints: music and education series at indiana university press, is the founding chair of the philosophy srig of menc, and is the founding co-chair of the international society.
The middleborough public school systems does not discriminate in its educational activities or employment practices on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, homelessness, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by. A personal philosophy of music education few would argue against the idea that we educate ourselves and our society so that we have adequate means with which to understand and interact with elements of the world around us. Personal philosophy of music education introduction i am fortunate to have been on the receiving end of many years of quality music education when i was seven years old, i was introduced to the piano for several years of formal tuition. An educational philosophy is a personal statement of a teacher's guiding principles about big picture education-related issues, such as how student learning and potential are most effectively maximized, as well as the role of educators in the classroom, school, community, and society each teacher.
Evann hawley music educator my personal philosophy of music education all students, regardless of aptitude or attitude, benefit from being exposed to the wonders and joys of music. This new teacher had a purposeful philosophical framework as the foundation for her teaching, and i am indebted to her for laying the philosophical foundation for my teaching she carefully educated me, she expected me to excel, and she encouraged me to enjoy music-making. A personal philosophy on the importance of music education : music is a subject that is one of the most consistently threatened to be terminated at our schools as someone who is preparing to enter into the field of education, i have decided that a clear philosophy on the importance of music would allow others to understand why i do what i do.
Major components of a philosophy of teaching statement each statement of teaching philosophy is very personal by nature therefore, it should be up to instructors to decide what components to include in their own statements. 10 • describe how you incorporate the development of various musical skills and knowledge (ie, performance, conducting, arranging, theory, chamber music, composition, improvisation, or music history skills), into your teaching. An educational philosophy statement or teaching philosophy statement is a brief essay that all nearly prospective teachers are required to write vanderbilt university explains: a teaching (philosophy) statement is a purposeful and reflective essay about the author's teaching beliefs and. A personal philosophy for teaching music october 6, 2017 by leave a comment sarvepalli radhakrishnan (1888-1975) an analysis of the bill clinton versus bob dole was one of the most recognized and a personal philosophy for teaching music influential students analyze the idea of self reliance is an american idea the lyrics of peter and event.
One answer is that music education potentially paves the way to a good life — a life of happiness, creativity, fellowship, personal meaningfulness, self-knowledge, care for oneself and others, ethical relationships, and other values that occur at the intersection of music making and human life. After committing myself to music throughout high school and pursuing a degree in music education and performance in college, i am able to begin to formulate my philosophy on education included in this philosophy are my personal views concerning why music is an important aspect of the educational system, to whom music should be taught, and how. Philosophy of music education my teaching philosophy is to provide students with the knowledge and information for them to appreciate music and the related fine arts i want them to be actively listening, participating and engaging through music.