John Goodlad's blog

What Are Schools For?

Winston Churchill gave democracy only a modest passing grade but, nonetheless, viewed it as the best form of government humans have managed to put together.  Since then, democracy has achieved a higher global rating, increasingly tied to education and the making of a good society.  The essentials of a good society are a wise and healthy people and a supportive culture.  All else is derivative.  The renewal of this culture requires a democratic people.

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