Moral Education Beyond The Teaching Of Right And Wrong

Moral Values In Education IOSR Journals

Moral education has always been a perennial aim of education. Moral education is whatever schools do to influence how students think, feel, and act regarding issues of right and wrong. The function of school, it was believed, was not only to make people smart but also to make them good. The return of moral education to

Citizenship in the Primary School University of Exeter

requirements of education for citizenship, social and moral education must go beyond teaching right and wrong and good behaviour. Teachers will need to build on current practice in PSHE (personal, social and health education) to ensure that topical, controversial

Journal of College and Character

To see how moral democracy should be cultivated in the schools and beyond, it is necessary to (a) describe a model of moral democracy leading to transcendence, (b) answer some ... with “moral” defined as “the choice between right and wrong, good and evil, proper and ... aims of moral education cannot be a muzzle on this important issue ...

Developing Moral and Ethical Behavior Morality – A Few ...

1 Chapter 3 Developing Moral and Ethical Behavior Morality – A Few Questions Is morality absolute or a creation of mankind? If morality is universal, why do someIf morality is universal, why do some people act in immoral ways? If morality is determined by mankind, what factors make certain individuals


9 Implement moral reasoning and ethical decision making into the Army's education system and doctrine. Ethics training must go beyond the teaching of core values. 9 Design an ethics instructor course that gives those who are tasked with teaching ethics the appropriate skills and knowledge and experience to effectively teach.

Development of Moral Reasoning at a Higher Education ...

courses in Christian education and school-sponsored chapel services. Typically, school staff and faculty will be Christian. The institutions meet educational standards of an accreditation body. Moral reasoning is defined as judging which actions are morally right or wrong (Rest, et al., 1999b, p. 101) and is sometimes referred to as moral judgment.

Chapter 3: Values and Morals:Guidelines for living

It isn't just that so many wrong things are being done, it is an equal problem that so many right things are not being done. There are facts we can't deny (and remain moral), such as one billion people are illiterate (and it is estimated that could be corrected with 7 billion dollars, a small part of our federal budget). Likewise, 841 million

Ethics or Morality

Naming issues of good/bad, right/wrong as ethical or moral had the effect of practically eliminating intellectual excellence/virtue, a problem that still haunts us. The most important influence on our contemporary meaning of “moral” was a long incubation in the Christian religion. “Moral” still touches a religious nerve for many people and

Theories of Moral Development

What is the role of parents and peers in moral development Piaget and Kohlberg: Parents play only a small role – Peers are important Walker (1991): Explored parental style of moral reasoning used in discussions with children. Observed how families discussed both hypothetical and real-life dilemmas.

Protecting the Profession — Professional Ethics in the ...

3 | Protecting the Profession — Professional Ethics in the Classroom Make no mistake about it, “ethics” is a loaded word. The mere mention of ethics, whether in political debates or casual conversations among friends, often results in a value-laden discussion of what is considered “right” or “wrong.”