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Missouri Education Watchdog via Grumpy Opinions

The above graphic comes from Holland (Michigan) School District and was provided by Karen Braun. She writes at spunkyhomeschool.blogspot.com and she believes the P-20 pathway is the path to servitude. I hope a Holland, Michigan student tests well by 8th grade as he/she will be labeled as positioned for post-secondary and career success or not. Imagine that. By the age 14, your chance of success to either post-secondary education or career path can be predicted. She provides a quote about what happens when the ultimate goal of education is career planning:

As long as students are told that the end of education is a job or a career, they will forever be servants of some master….We are not programming machines. We are teaching children. We are not producing functionaries, factory-like. We are to be forming the minds and hearts of men and women… to be human beings, honoring what is good and right and cherishing what is beautiful. Hillsdale Professor Daniel Coupland echoing the words of Professor Anthony Esolen.

Missouri is one of seven states promoting the WorkKeys tests developed by ACT […]

 

The United States government in collusion with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce are creating a generation of worker bees, i.e., a caste system with the Alphas on top

LINKS:
http://grumpyelder.com/2014/06/public-education-as-workforce-training-is-workkeys-in-your-state/
http://missourieducationwatchdog.com/public-education-as-workforce-training-is-workkeys-in-your-state/
http://spunkyhomeschool.blogspot.com/