Educational thinkers

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Major educational thinkers

Bruner, Jerome
Buber, Martin
Dewey, John
Freinet, Celestin
Freire, Paulo
Froebel
Gurukula, Ananda Marga
Illich, Ivan
Krishnamurti, Jiddu
Kumon, Toru
Montessori, Maria
Malaguzzi, Loris
Petersen, Peter
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Steiner, Rudolf

More information

Check out http://www.ibe.unesco.org/International/Publications/Thinkers/thinhome.htm for articles describing the work of 100 educational thinkers (many of which are available in French and Spanish as well as English).

Slightly off topic but potentially interesting - check out this (somewhat superficial) summary of learning theories and theorists by Richard Millwood.

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