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Why knowledge matters : rescuing our children from failed educational theories —Hirsch, E. D. (Eric Donald), 1928- author.
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2016
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In this provocative book, influential scholar E.D. Hirsch, Jr., addresses critical issues in contemporary education reform - over-testing, teacher blaming, preschool fadeout, and the persistence of achievement gaps over ...

Weapons of mass instruction a schoolteacher's journey through the dark world of compulsory schooling —Gatto, John Taylor.
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2015

John Taylor Gatto's Weapons of Mass Instruction focuses on mechanisms of traditional education which cripple imagination, discourage critical thinking, and create a false view of learning as a byproduct of rote-memorizat...

College without high school —Boles, Blake.
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2016

What would you do if you could go to college without going to high school? Would you travel abroad, spend late nights writing a novel, volunteer in an emergency room, or build your own company? What dreams would you be p...

Student's handbook : a book on the system
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1974
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Schools without failure —Glasser, William, 1925-
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1975
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Dumbing us down the hidden curriculum of compulsory schooling —Gatto, John Taylor.
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2016

Thirty years in New York City's public schools led John Gatto to the sad conclusion that compulsory schooling does little but teach young people to follow orders like cogs in an industrial machine. With over 100,000 copi...

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