A Nation Of Wimps | Quote 00088

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In the hothouse that child raising has become, play is all but dead. Thanks to achievement pressures, kids’ play is going the way of the hula hoop.…Deemed extraneous and expendable, play, like art classes, has been sacrificed to the mistaken, mechanistic belief that the path to educational efficiency is straight and narrow and runs strictly through reading, math, and science.

Quote ID: 00088


Hara Estroff Marano


A Nation Of Wimps

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