Philosophy of education is important for the teacher for the following reasons:
1. It provides the teacher with the basis for making his decision concerning his/her works;
2. It helps the teachers develop a wide range of interests, attitudes and values concomitant to his/her professional life;
3. It makes the teacher more aware of his/her own life and work and makes him/her more dynamic, discriminating, critical and mentally alert.
4. It saves time and money and effort.