Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why American Children Feel Good About Themselves But Can't Read, Write, Or Add
Dumbing Down Our Kids is a searing indictment of America's secondary schools-one that every parent and teacher should read.
Dumbing Down Our Kids offers a full-scale investigation of the new educational fad, sometimes called "Outcome Based Education" -the latest in a long series of "reforms" that has eroded our schools.
-Why our kids rank to, or at the bottom of international tests in math and science
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - RandyStafford - LibraryThing
My reactions to reading this book in 1997. The usual (justified) charges that kindergarten through 12th grade education is more concerned with inculcating feelings and attitudes in students than in ... Read full review
DUMBING DOWN OUR KIDS: Why American Children Feel Good About Themselves but Can't Read, Write, or AddUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A scathing critique that grabs America's educational establishment by the scruff of the neck and shakes it until its trendy goals of building self-esteem, clarifying values, and evaluating feelings ... Read full review
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Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why American Children Feel Good About Themselves But ...
Charles J. Sykes
No preview available - 1995