Assalamualaikum WBT. Teacher and friends. Sheikh Ramzy’s lecture this week reminds me to what we discussed in C101K (or C101M) regarding indoctrination in faith based school and curriculum. After consulting and debating Neil Burtonwood’s and Michael Hand’s articles, we came to a solid conclusion that Islam is not an indoctrination, and therefore, all aspects of …. Read More
This week, we are required to read Farid Panjwani’s “The” Islamic” in Islamic Education: Assessing the Discourse.”Current Issues in Comparative Education 7, no. 1 (2004): 19-29. The article is available at eric.ed.gov Assalamualaikum wa Rahmatullah wa Barakatuh. Brothers, sisters and teachers, I believe that Farid Panjwani in his article title ‘The ‘Islamic’ in Islamic Education: Assessing the Discourse’ …. Read More
Photo credit www.alshindagah.com This week, I am required to read Sebastian Günther’s article: “Be masters in that you teach and continue to learn: Medieval Muslim thinkers on educational theory.” Comparative Education Review 50, no. 3 (2006): 367-388. The reading will emphasize specifically on al-Jahiz’s view on education. Other colleagues read ideas of Ibn Sahnun, al-Farabi, Ibn Sina, al-Ghazali …. Read More
Tadi saya hantar assignment Islamic Teacher Education Program minggu keempat. Semasa menyiapkannya, saya mendengar penjelasan Dr. Seymour Epstein bahawa dalam sekolah agama versi Yahudi, tidak wujud apa yang dinamakan sebagai ‘Jewish Pedagogy’. Saya dikehendaki menghuraikan bagaimana boleh wujud apa yang dikatakan sebagai Islamic / Prophetic Pedagogy. Semasa inilah saya terfikirkan persoalan yang hendak ditanya ini.
Respond in a short and concise position statement/thought to either Burtonwood or Hand on your position either supporting or challenging the need for faith-based schools. In other words, should we or should we not support faith-based schools? Feel free to use your own personal convictions, experience here.
Assalaamualaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Brother Hasrizal, It was interesting to read your explanations of case 3. I’m particularly interested to know how you will integrate usul al din to teach evolution. Is it specifically the ayats of the Quran or hadith or do you have a different explanation. was Salaam Sister ‘F’ Waalaikum al-Salam …. Read More
Task: In his writing, Gutek summarized the sub-divisions of philosophy as the following: In Sadker and Sadker, the authors looked at teacher and student centered theories: In Islamic Schools, these ideas, albeit quite theoretical, have a direct connection to the classroom every day. Consider these four case studies and then use the guiding questions below …. Read More