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Curriculum on the Edge of Survival: How Schools Fail to Prepare Students for Membership in a Democracy
Typically, school curriculum has been viewed through the lens of preparation for the workplace or higher education_both worthy objectives. However, this is not the only lens, and perhaps not even the most powerful one to use, if the goal is to optimize the educational system. Curriculum on the Edge of Survival attempts to define basic aspects of the curriculum when viewed ...more
Paperback, 129 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Rowman & Littlefield Education
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I'm extremely passionate about education and I feel like the current educational system is a complete failure. I was very excited to find an author who shares some of my thoughts and has the expertise to discuss what a better educational system might look like.