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A Practical Guide to Educating for Responsibility in Management and Business by Ross McDonald

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CHAPTER 1

Education for Responsibility—What It Is and Why It Is Important

The Importance of Educating for Responsibility

The Meaning of Responsibility

The Problems of Education as Usual

The Principles of Changing Practice

Open and Friendly Learning Spaces

Challenging Questions

Constant Discussion

Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

If education is always to be conceived along the same antiquated lines of a mere transmission of knowledge there is little to be hoped from it in the bettering of man’s future. For what is the use of transmitting knowledge if the individual’s total development lags behind?

Maria Montessori

The Importance of Teaching for Responsibility

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