Euro-American Educational Theorist

Who were/are these people and how did they influence the ideas of childhood development, learning and teaching?

John Comenius, Johann Pestalozzi, John Locke, Jean Jacques Rousseau, Robert Owen, Mary Wollstonecraft, Friedrich Froebel, John Dewey, Maria Montessori, Patti Smith-Hill, Lucy Sprague-Mitchell, Caroline Pratt, Rachel & Margaret McMillan, Jean Piaget, Lev Vygotsky, Sigmund Freud, Erik Erikson, Jerome Bruner, B.F. Skinner, Howard Gardner, Sylvia Ashton Warner, Paulo Freire, and Urie Bronfenbrenner are some of the better known players in this story. There are others such as, Rudolf Steiner, Loris Malaguzzi, B.F. Skinner, Lilian Katz and Sylvia Chard, David Weikart, , and Louise Derman-Sparks to name but a few.