Phi Beta Cons

Re: Activist Ed

Sol Stern is Public Enemy Number One for the political zealots who are taking over as much of the K-12 terrain as they possibly can.  After reading the article Mark mentions, you might want to try his book Breaking Free.

 

I reviewed it here. (Scroll down to second review.)

 

Most of the problems in American higher ed are deeply rooted in the follies of our K-12 education. Stern performs a great service in highlighting the dumbing down and politicization that is so prevalent in K-12 systems.

George Leef is the the director of editorial content at the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal.

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