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I've never been very interested in Ayn Rand until someone told me about a 1970 essay where she explains how Progressive education turns children into monsters. This is everything I’ve been writing about for the last 20 years. But she took it further and deeper. Nothing escapes her clinical gaze. She is actually a great child psychologist.
If you’ve always suspected there are a lot of suspect ideas in…Continue
Added by Bruce Deitrick Price on April 18, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Curriculum design, that’s where basically all the crimes are committed. That’s where the bogus theories and the defective methods are integrated into every classroom so that no child will be left unscarred.
None of this could happen if the process were rationalized. Experts would propose ideas that are then carefully tested in the field, that is, hundreds of classrooms. Nothing would become operational…Continue
Added by Bruce Deitrick Price on April 11, 2018 at 10:30pm — No Comments