In today’s episode, Mystie Winckler and Brandy Vencel discuss Werner Jaeger’s introduction to his three-volume series, what Paideia: The Ideals of Greek Culture, Jaeger’s definition of education, what culture is, why Christians are resistant to honoring the Greeks, and much more. Download to listen, subscribe and be a Sister!
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Listen to the podcast:
- Scholé Everyday
- Podcast episode #29: Educating for Virtue (I’m Not the Holy Spirit)
- Commonplace notebook for:
- FlexBook Sketchbook
- Please note: Brandy didn’t actually pay this much for the Sketchbook. Unfortunately, the place she bought hers isn’t carrying them right now, so this is the best link we could find.
- FlexBook Sketchbook
- Topical Discussion: Paideia Is All Greek to Us
- History of the World by Susan Wise Bauer
- The Art of Teaching by Gilbert Highet
- Norms and Nobility by David Hicks
- Sophie’s World by Jostein Gaarder
- Christians say we should prefer return to the education of the Hebrews
- Dante’s Inferno
- Our episodes on Charlotte Mason’s three tools of education:
- Life of Marcus Cato the Censor (study guide by Anne White)
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