Tag: education

ADHD is the New Education

ADHD is the New Education

Jon Rappoport – The unhinging of the young mind from any semblance of accomplishment and continuity goes beyond the agenda of outfitting children to be worker-drones in a controlled society.

Ending the Classroom Factory Model: How Technology Will Personalize Education

Ending the Classroom Factory Model: How Technology Will Personalize Education

Video – Will technology create a more dynamic and effective classroom environment that encourages students to help each other achieve educational goals?

By April 15, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Is the American Education System One Big Conspiracy?

Is the American Education System One Big Conspiracy?

Video – Ex-senior policy adviser at the Department of Education shares how government policies have affected the quality of American education and how public schooling has evolved.

By April 13, 2015 1 Comments Read More →
4th Grader Eloquently Rips Government Standardized Testing

4th Grader Eloquently Rips Government Standardized Testing

Heather Callaghan – On Mar 17, tiny nine-year-old Sydney Smoot rocked the Brooksville Elementary Schoolhouse when she boldly ripped into the new Florida Standards Assessment.

3 Subjects Schools Could Teach to Improve the World

3 Subjects Schools Could Teach to Improve the World

Andrea Shulman – By teaching kids these 3 subjects, we would give students the tools they need to not only be knowledgeable in schools, but to flourish.

By March 23, 2015 4 Comments Read More →
Education is a System of Indoctrination of the Young

Education is a System of Indoctrination of the Young

Video – Noam Chomsky offers his opinion of the education system, how it encourages conformity and discourages independent thought.

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The Power of the Conditioned Mind

The Power of the Conditioned Mind

Frank M. Wanderer – The society and culture in which you have grown up programmed those fixed patterns of the mind into you, and your identity who you are and what your job is in this world, is based upon those patterns…

By February 17, 2015 4 Comments Read More →
Oligarchy and the War on Individualism

Oligarchy and the War on Individualism

Ethan Indigo Smith – Anyone who says that people cannot change things, that we are powerless to the control systems that already exists, does not realize they are in a system that began as imagination, an idea, which came about through influence…

By January 29, 2015 6 Comments Read More →
3 Options for Parents Who Refuse Government-Run Education

3 Options for Parents Who Refuse Government-Run Education

Jefferey Jaxen – Thanks to the early work of whistle blowers like Charlotte Iserbyt, parents are becoming aware that government-run public education may not be right for their children anymore.

By January 29, 2015 6 Comments Read More →
Why I Hate School But Love Education

Why I Hate School But Love Education

Video – Pursuing a college degree does not guarantee you your dream job, so does success in the school system correlate to success in life?

By January 15, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Why Are Cell Phone Towers Going Up on Public Schools All over the Country?

Why Are Cell Phone Towers Going Up on Public Schools All over the Country?

Aaron Dykes and Melissa Melton – Why is there such a concerted, nationwide push to place these dangerous towers right next to our growing children in the very buildings they spend all their time in during the week?

By January 14, 2015 8 Comments Read More →
Teaching Children How to Think Instead of What to Think

Teaching Children How to Think Instead of What to Think

Will Stanton – Teachers have become repeaters of information. They are merely regurgitating everything they once learned from their own teachers, and perpetuating the recycling of information…

By January 13, 2015 5 Comments Read More →
Do We Need A Degree To Be Educated?

Do We Need A Degree To Be Educated?

Mike Sygula – Does the fact that someone has no academic degree in a particular field mean that this person is incapable of becoming an expert?

By November 20, 2014 5 Comments Read More →
Student Sets Gauge for Effective Education

Student Sets Gauge for Effective Education

Video – How hacking education can make young people more effective and happy.

By November 5, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Teacher Poses as Student and is Shocked by What She Discovers

Teacher Poses as Student and is Shocked by What She Discovers

Sigmund Fraud – An experiment helped this teacher to quickly figure out these 3 painfully obvious truths about modern school and how we treat children…

By October 30, 2014 12 Comments Read More →
Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Dodging the Tuition Debt Bullet

Anna Hunt – Student tuition debt is astronomical in the US, and Germany announces free higher ed for all…

By October 11, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Mom Says NO to School System Intimidation

Mom Says NO to School System Intimidation

Heather Callaghan, Contributor Waking Times And Common Purpose, and the threat of Social Services… This British mum smacks down the punishing culture of the public school system . She gives a chilling account of what happened when her son was given confusing commands, humiliated in front of class, brought to tears and trauma and how it was covered up […]

By September 26, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
The Seven Pillars of the Matrix

The Seven Pillars of the Matrix

Robert Bonomo, Contributor Waking Times “No one is more of a slave than he who thinks himself free without being so.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Contemporary baptized, corporatized and sanitized man rarely has the occasion to question his identity, and when he does a typical response might be, “I am product manager for a large […]

North American Teachers are Revolting Against Standardized Testing

North American Teachers are Revolting Against Standardized Testing

Jeff Abbott, Waging NonViolence Waking Times As the 2014 academic year nears an end, teachers from an increasing number of public schools across the United States, Canada and Mexico are reflecting on teaching at least one unconventional lesson to their students and their neighborhoods this past year: How to resist standardized tests. On May Day […]

Time to Stop Treating Our Children Like Robots and Templates

Time to Stop Treating Our Children Like Robots and Templates

Marco Torres, Prevent Disease Waking Times A child grows in our society conditioned to believe that happiness is perpetually postponed for tomorrow. Their hope and vision is confined to living within society’s expectations and standards of the future where happiness exists in promises. They must pass every grade and go on to the next level […]