John Amos Comenius created the first picture book, "Orbis Pictus", for children. He was known as the "Father of Education", and believed that education in early childhood was very important. He was an advocate for sensory learning.
*Writes and documents about education, as he believes this will help improve the system.
*Believes in universal education ideals.
*He felt that from birth-6 yrs. were the most critical years for development of children.
*Strongly feels that toys such as puzzles, books, and blocks are necessity in education.
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