Stoy, Karl Volkmar

PEDAGOGUE (GERMANY)
BORN 22 Jan 1815, Pegau, Sachsen - DIED 23 Jan 1885, Jena, Thüringen
GRAVE LOCATION Jena, Thüringen: Alter Friedhof ewewewewewew


Karl Volkmar Stoy studied in Heidelberg under Gustav Hartenstein. he was promoted in 1837. He went to Göttingen to study under Herbart and became a follower of Herbart's principles. From 1839 to 1842 he worked as a teacher at a private institution in Weinheim.

He went to Jena where he became an associate professor in 1845. In 1865 he obtained a newly created chair for Education at the University of Heidelberg. He gave up this postion 1874 and returned to Jena. In 1870 he became vice president of the Verein für Wissenschaftliche Pädagogik but he left it in 1876 after personal disagreements with its president Tuiskon Ziller. He died in 1885 in Jena.

Related persons
• was supporter of Herbart, Johann Friedrich
Images

The grave of Karl Volkmar Stoy at the Alter Friedhof, Jena.
Picture by Androom (02 Aug 2016)

 

The grave of Karl Volkmar Stoy at the Alter Friedhof, Jena.
Picture by Androom (02 Aug 2016)

 


Strack, Johann Heinrich

Published: 26 Jan 2018
Last update: 27 Jan 2018