Sunday, January 21, 2007

Important reading

(Via Chaos Manor and TB2K)

If you give a whatever about the state of education in the US, then you need to read these three pieces from the Opinion Journal:

Intelligence in the Classroom
What's Wrong With Vocational School?
Aztecs vs. Greeks

In our rush to "leave no child behind", we're in danger of short-changing those whose contribution actually pushes us forward as a civilization. This will one day backfire on us with drastic consequences.

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