Technology, Schools, and Orthodoxy2018-09-26T15:28:21+00:00

Technology, Schools, and Orthodoxy: Seeing Beyond the Tip of the Iceberg

A talk given at the Orthodox Curriculum Writing Initiative (OCWI) on August 3, 2018 in Des Plaines, IL by Mark Tarpley, PhD.

Part II: A Consideration of Technology

Part III: The Deeper Recesses of the Iceberg

Part IV: Application in Orthodox Schools Today

Click here to access an outline of the talk to assist in following along.

Talk Outline

An Introduction

    1. The Image of an Iceberg
    2. An Overview

Part I: Orthodox Education

    1. What Orthodox Education is Not
    2. Holding Fast to an Orthodox Ethos
    3. A Few Basic Assumptions
    4. Toward an Orthodox Understanding of Orthodox Education
    5. The Relationship of Church, Family, and School in Orthodox Education

Part II: A Consideration of Technology

    1. The Birth of Modern Science and Technology
    2. The Relationship Between Nature, Technology, and Man
    3. Toward a Definition of Technology

Part III: The Deeper Recesses of the Iceberg

    1. The Tip of the Iceberg
    2. Technology and Epistemology
    3. Technology and Distraction
    4. A Narrative

Part IV: Application in Orthodox Schools Today

    1. Ten Points of Application

By Way of Conclusion

    1. We are Not Adrift