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A lot of things once thought crucial in K-12 classrooms are nowadays kicked out on the street.
The very essence of education, and you change this at your peril, is learning that certain people did certain things at certain times for certain reasons. Now, our Education Establishment can play games all day but as you get rid of various elements in that equation, you have lost History, for one…Continue
A thesis for years is that our public schools use inferior methods. These methods are subtle and complicated, so that the ordinary person does not see the deception. Teachers may not see the deception.
One of the fun parts of studying education is you get to look at these anomalies and decide hey, this is a clunker. It should be eliminated.
It's tedious to…Continue
What a sad and shocking story this has been. For 85 years our Education Establishment has kept the public schools of America tied up in knots. Reading was not taught properly. We ended up with 50,000,000 functional illiterates. And all of this was accomplished by a tsunami of lies and disinformation.
Anybody who participated in this fraud should feel guilty for the next 10…Continue
A quick way to understand why K-12 schools are such a mess.
Consider where we were in 1853. "Per Siljestromm, a Swedish visitor, wrote, 'In no country in the world is the taste for reading so diffuse as among the common people in America.'"
And we have gone from there to 50 million functional illiterates.