What Does It Mean To Be Well Educated? | Quote 00303

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In many ways, secondary schools are even more controlling than elementary schools, with less opportunity for student participation. How logical is it to expect that teenagers who have been coerced into following directions will develop into responsible decision-makers? The average high school is terrific preparation for adult life-as long as that life is led in a totalitarian society.

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Alfie Kohn

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What Does It Mean To Be Well Educated?

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