Is there a hybrid that includes requiring standards for education for a society while also being child-centered/led?
Yes, there are education models that aim to balance the need for educational standards with a child-centered approach. One such model is called “constructivist education.” In this model, teachers act as facilitators of learning, helping students to explore their own interests and ideas within the context of a set curriculum. Students are encouraged to take an active role in their own learning, to collaborate with their peers, and to refle
Another approach is called “progressive education,” which emphasizes the importance of student-centered learning, democratic classrooms, and social justice. In this approach, students are encouraged to engage in inquiry-based learning, collaborate with others, and