American Education System Quotes

American Education System Quotes by Dana Goldstein, Rafael Cruz, Dennis Miller, danah boyd, Richard Mitchell, Michael Scheuer and many others.

We have a lot of rhetoric today about

We have a lot of rhetoric today about “high rigor” and you often hear terms like that thrown about when discussing the Common Core. But the American education system historically has not embraced intellectual seriousness.
Dana Goldstein
Who was the founder of American education? John Dewey – you know that very well – card-carrying Communist. The American education system, in America – one of the so-called ‘founders’ was a Communist
Rafael Cruz
The American education system couldn’t be more badly directed or poorly funded if the Secretary of Education were Ed Wood.
Dennis Miller
Building new connections is a critical part of building a new economy. The American education system, as flawed as it is, is great for the creative class because of the way it mixes up networks.
danah boyd
Far from failing in its intended task, our educational system is in fact succeeding magnificently, because its aim is to keep the American people thoughtless enough to go on supporting the system.
Richard Mitchell
I also think that there is a huge failure in the American education system to educate Americans about where we, our system, our government, came from. And to some extent this failure is shared in places like Britain and Canada and Australia.
Michael Scheuer