Lesson 2: Clear Words for Classical Education

In this session, Dr. Perrin argues for the recovery of meaningful vocabulary for talking and thinking about classical education and provides a glossary of more than 20 key terms.

Recommended Reading

Recommended ClassicalU Courses:

Outline of Session

Discussion Questions
  • What was the original aim of classical education?
  • What was the original meaning of the “liberal arts”?
  • How might you counter the claim of a critic that classical education is elitist?
  • How do you use published curriculum as the teacher rather than let the published curriculum be the teacher?
  • What must a human being have to truly be a student?
Introduction to Classical Education (PDF)

What Is Classical Christian Education? (PDF)

A Small Glossary of Educational Vocabulary (PDF)


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This