Christian Cyclopedia

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Froebel, Friedrich Wilhelm August

(Fröbel; 1782–1852). B. Oberweissbach, Thuringia; founded kindergarten 1837 at Blankenburg, Thuringia; held that the work of the educator is primarily guidance; education permits, stimulates, leads, and directs self-activity and expression of a child's inner nature.

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