Who is Jean Piaget

Jean William Fritz Piaget (UK: , US: , French: [ʒɑ̃ pjaʒɛ]; 9 August 1896 – 16 September 1980) was a Swiss psychologist known for his work on child development. Piaget's theory of cognitive development and epistemological view are together called "genetic epistemology".Piaget placed great importance on the education of children. As the Director of the International Bureau of Education, he declared in 1934 that "only education is capable of saving our societies from possible collapse, whether violent, or gradual". His theory of child development is studied in pre-service education programs. Educators continue to incorporate constructivist-based strategies.

Piaget created the International Center for Genetic Epistemology in Geneva in 1955 while on the faculty of the Universit...
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Simplyfun: "children require long, uninterrupted periods of play and exploration." - jean piaget
Psycholquotes: every acquisition of accommodation becomes material… every acquisition of accommodation becomes material for assimilation, but assimilation always resists new accommodations. -jean piaget
101256_2022: the theory of cognitive development by jean piaget in which states that children's intelligence undergoes changes as they grow.
Dad_explains_: "the goal of education is not to increase the amount of knowledge but to create the possibilities for a child to invent and discover, to create men who are capable of doing new things." -- jean piaget
Laughattack28: jean piaget would be in tears
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Republic And Motherland
 by Alfred Noyes

(Written after entering New York Harbor at Daybreak)

Up the vast harbor with the morning sun
The ship swept in from sea;
Gigantic towers arose, the night was done,
And--there stood Liberty.

Silent, the great torch lifted in one hand,
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