The Underground History Of American Education

Author: John Taylor Gatto
Publisher: Odysseus Group
ISBN: 9780945700043
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The underground history of the American education will take you on a journey into the background, philosophy, psychology, politics, and purposes of compulsion schooling.

Dumbing Us Down

Author: John Taylor Gatto
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550923013
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This second edition describes the wide-spread impact of the book and Gatto’s "guerrilla teaching." John Gatto has been a teacher for 30 years and is a recipient of the New York State Teacher of the Year award.

A Different Kind Of Teacher

Author: John Taylor Gatto
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ISBN: 9781893163409
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"In A Different Kind of Teacher, John Gatto opens readers' eyes to what the American system of education really is, what it ought to be, and what steps can be taken to reach that goal."--BOOK JACKET.

Weapons Of Mass Instruction

Author: John Taylor Gatto
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550924249
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John Taylor Gatto’s Weapons of Mass Instruction, now available in paperback, focuses on mechanisms of traditional education that cripple imagination, discourage critical thinking, and create a false view of learning as a byproduct of rote ...

Public Schools In The United States

Author: Martha W. Daniels
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 155395517X
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25 John Taylor Gatto, “A Short Angry History of American Forced Schooling,”
speech delivered June, 1998 at Vermont Homeschooling Conference, citing
Edward Roth, Social Control. 26 John Taylor Gatto, The Underground History
ofAmerican Education (New York: The Oxford Village Press, 2001) 44. 27 Diane
Ravitch, Left Back (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000) 100. 28 John Taylor
Gatto, The Underground History ofAmerican Education (New York: The Oxford
Village Press, ...

Education Is Discipleship So Who S Really Discipling Your Kids

Author: Dr. Christy Anderson
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1365167097
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Gatto, “stifling creativity, initiative, a love of learning, and the rugged individualism
that built America in its early years.”189 In The Underground History of American
Education, published in 2001, Gatto explains how childhood was slowly
extended during the Civil War period and later a special “label” was given to “
very old children,” it was the word “adolescence: a phenomenon hitherto
unknown to the human race.”190 [Emphasis added] Child labor laws also
increased at this time, ...

The Atlantean Conspiracy Final Edition

Author: Eric Dubay
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1304634396
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... their families feel the accumulated tedium of their pinched lives. Government
jobs for children have broken the spirit of our people.‖-John Taylor Gatto, ―The
Underground History of American Education‖ (298) During the Reagan
administration, US Department of Education Senior Policy Advisor was Camden,
Maine school board director Charlotte Iserbyt. Iserbyt has long been an
appreciated voice of opposition to outcome-based education and Skinnerian
methodology.

United States Demographics Part B

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Creating the Dropout: An Institutional and Social History of School Failure.
Praeger, 1996. 167 pp. • Gatto, John Taylor. The Underground History of
American Education: An Intimate Investigation into the Prison of Modern
Schooling. Oxford Village Press, 2001, 412 pp. online version113 • Herbst,
Juergen. The once and future school: Three hundred and fifty years of American
secondary education. (1996). • Herbst, Juergen. School Choice and School
Governance: A Historical Study of ...

Beyond Schooling

Author: John Taylor Gatto
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"Prologue" is excerpted from John Gatto's new book: "The Underground History of American Education" ; "Lambs to the Slaughter" is an original submission by Shaykh Hamza Yusuf ; and, the final article, "The lost tools of learning" by Dorothy ...