GOODBYE TO PUBLIC EDUCATION?
Sheila Kennedy, an IUPUI professor, writes an almost daily blog on varying topics and asks for commentary. Today she was noting Trump’s appointment of Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education. 602 more words
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It was the subtitle of the book that first caught my attention: “How education informs man’s sense of morality.” If education is about shaping every aspect of the individual, then there must be some sense in which the learning experience helps to prevent a moral compass from achieving a haphazard formation, which may or may not be useful after graduation. 863 more words
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“We derive the impression that the artist is trying to regulate by conscious intent the nature of the emotion aroused. We are irritated by a feeling that he is manipulating materials to secure an effect decided upon in advance.