"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972

. . .a pupil attitude factor, which appears to have a stronger relationship to achievement than do all the “school” factors together, is the extent to which an individual feels that he has some control over his own destiny. James Coleman, 1966

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Microsoft Among Corporate Whales Paying for Right-Wing Anti-Science in Schools

The NYTimes has a story today about confidential documents obtained from the ultra right wing Heartland Institute, which has a new program to bring propaganda to schools to counter the climate science that children are learning that might, just might, help save human civilization and most other species from extinction. 

Below is the listing of the $10,000+ club, all of whom are signed on to put short-term greed ahead of our grandchildren's survival.


 




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