Topic outline

  • Module 1 - Introduction to Ethical Education

    This module provides:           

    • An overview of the full LITTLE Course
    • Guidance on creating the Ethical Education Classroom
    • A definition of Ethical Education
    • Links to the remaining modules upon completion

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  • Module 2 - Critical & Creative Thinking

    This module will:

    • Explore methodologies that support critical thinking
    • Look at how to use Socratic Dialogue in the classroom

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  • Module 3 - Ethical Decision Making and Ethical Dilemmas

    This module provides:           

    • An overview of decision making when faced with ethical dilemmas
    • A look at ethical dilemmas in a theoretical sense
    • An introduction to strategies and scenarios that encourage critical thinking
    • Methodologies that can be used in the classroom

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  • Module 4 - Holistic & Biographical Learning

    This module will:    

    • Look at the key characteristics of holistic and biographical learning
    • Look at educational tools, materials and methodological tools to use these approaches in the classroom
    • Instruct how to use a Gestalt approach to teaching Ethical Education
    • Help you to construct your own lesson materials and plans using holistic and biographical learning

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  • Module 5 - Managing Conflict & Facilitating Dialogue on Controversial Issues

    This module will:          

    • Develop your skills and confidence in discussing potentially contentious or controversial issues with students in class
    • Facilitate safe and respectful discussions of controversial issues with students in your classroom
    • Prepare you to use a range of teaching methodologies and strategies to help facilitate respectful discussion and debate
    • Enable you to apply a number of strategies to help develop students’ listening and communication skills
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  • Module 6 - The Ethics of Care

    This module will:

    • Inform you about how the ethics of care applies to education
    • Prepare you to understand the essence of teaching as an ethical enterprise
    • Enable you to enact an ethics of care in your teaching using relational postures

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