John Dewey was an American #philosopher, #psychologist, and educational reformer. He is considered one of important representatives of American pragmatism. Dewey published Democracy and Education in 1916. This book was translated into more than a dozen of languages and it was an indispensable book for the study of democracy and education. His two most important educational philosophies are the continuity and hands-on learning. Dewey is also called "the father of modern education."