What does ‘holistic learning’ mean?
Holistic learning is based on child development and early years’ pedagogy. Inproviding holistic learning educators recognize that children are learning from conception and develop in their own time and at their own pace.
Why is holistic learning important?
Children are not divided up into separate domains, learning areas, learning styles,intelligence, creativity, attitudes or dispositions! They are all of these things, all of the time.
Freedom (in a psychological sense).Good-judgment (self-governance).Meta learning (each student learns in their “own way”).Social ability (more than just learning social skills).Refining Values (development of character).Self Knowledge (emotional development).