"All you need is ignorance and confidence and the success is sure."
"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Twain Speaks to Corp-Edu Reformers
A message from Mark Twain for Bill Gates, Michelle Rhee, Arne Duncan:
“One of the violences perpetuated by illiteracy is the suffocation of the consciousness and the expressiveness of men and women who are forbidden from reading and writing, thus limiting their capacity to write about their reading of the world so they can rethink about their original reading of it.” Paulo Freire, Teachers as Cultural Workers