Schooling

Manufacturing stupidity.


Apr 262017
 

Elite is a rather flattering term for what is in fact a clutch of overgrown teacher’s pets.

Mar 142017
 

Discipline, n.   A field of study in which little discipline is exhibited.

Feb 082017
 

The medieval church had a juster claim as guardian of the life of the mind than the contemporary university.

Feb 062017
 

Classroom, n. A factory that turns imperishable works of the human spirit into assignments.

Dec 292016
 

What schoolteachers like to call problems are in fact exercises. Avoiding exercises is an example of a real problem.

Apr 082016
 

To lie to children efficiently you need school; to lie to them uniformly you need public school.

Feb 192016
 

Every fictional utopia has one feature in common with every modern state: compulsory public education.

Feb 042016
 

Why is experience the best teacher? Because we only really listen to ourselves.