Reclaiming Adler’s Three Pillars for Engaging the Great Books and Students

Robert Woods June 6, 2016

Presented at:
SCL Conference 2016


I would explain Adler's three pillars as articulated within his Paideia trilogy and demonstrate how using this approach for teaching the Great Books is akin to discipleship and that it is the most engaging approach with rich rewards.


approach Discipleship Paideia trilogy

Robert Woods
Started a Great Books based Classical-Christian Honors program on the collegiate level sixteen years ago. I have been a consultant and advisor at Classical Christian schools for fifteen years. I just joined The Covenant School at Headmaster in the summer of 2015. I have an BA, MA in Religious Studies, an MA in Logic and a PhD in Humanities.

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