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The Development of a Project

by George D. von Hofe Jr. - 1916

There is nothing new or unusual in the development of a project. We teachers are all planning and working on projects daily, but only a few of us ever dare to allow the pupil to enter into the “secret place” and explore with us the realm of the new and unknown. To select a bundle of grain, separate the chaff from the wheat, grind and pre-digest the kernels, weigh and place the food in a neatly constructed container, all ready for the pupil to carry off, —this has been the false ideal toward which we so earnestly strove in our efforts to play the rôle of educator and distribute to the hungering multitude what we thought to be Truth.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 17 Number 3, 1916, p. 240-246
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 6289, Date Accessed: 9/19/2020 6:27:22 PM

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