The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project http://schoolsucksproject.com self-knowledge, self-education, self-mastery Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:01:52 +0000 en-US hourly 1 self-knowledge, self-education, self-mastery The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project self-knowledge, self-education, self-mastery The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project http://schoolsucksproject.com/wp-content/plugins/powerpress/rss_default.jpg http://schoolsucksproject.com/category/podcast/the-hidden-lessons-of-school/ 143228067 020: The Hidden Lessons of School (Conclusion) http://schoolsucksproject.com/020-the-hidden-lessons-of-school-conclusion/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/020-the-hidden-lessons-of-school-conclusion/#comments Fri, 18 Dec 2009 04:19:43 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=264 The concluding episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: What if the only thing we really learn in school is...how to get through school? And what if, for too many of us, that is actually one of the most destructive ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/020-the-hidden-lessons-of-school-conclusion/feed/ 1 The concluding episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: What if the only thing we really learn in school is... The concluding episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: What if the only thing we really learn in school is...how to get through school? And what if, for too many of us, that is actually one of the most destructive ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 53:41 264
017: The State’s Facade of Honor and Benevolence http://schoolsucksproject.com/017-the-states-facade-of-honor-and-benevolence/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/017-the-states-facade-of-honor-and-benevolence/#comments Sun, 22 Nov 2009 03:59:31 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=256 Critical Thinking Question: What's it hiding? What jumps out from behind that facade to confront people who are not obedient and apathetic? (It's not pretty) Topic: Kat Kanning (newhampshirefreepress.com) joins me to discuss the opposites of indifference and apathy: activism and civil disobedience. Bumper Music: "How Come" Ray Lamontagne http://www.raylamontagne.com/ Look Closer: The NH Free ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/017-the-states-facade-of-honor-and-benevolence/feed/ 1 Critical Thinking Question: What's it hiding? What jumps out from behind that facade to confront people who are not obedient and apathetic? (It's not pretty) Topic: Kat Kanning (newhampshirefreepress.com) joins me to discuss the opposites of indifferen... Critical Thinking Question: What's it hiding? What jumps out from behind that facade to confront people who are not obedient and apathetic? (It's not pretty) Topic: Kat Kanning (newhampshirefreepress.com) joins me to discuss the opposites of indifference and apathy: activism and civil disobedience. Bumper Music: "How Come" Ray Lamontagne http://www.raylamontagne.com/ Look Closer: The NH Free ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 1:04:58 256
016: Working Against Apathy http://schoolsucksproject.com/016-working-against-apathy/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/016-working-against-apathy/#comments Mon, 16 Nov 2009 03:54:16 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=253 Critical Thinking Question: Simply put, what have my work experiences revealed about public education? Topic: I record a podcast while driving a car. During the drive, I ponder a couple of important professional questions, veer off course (podcast-wise), channel Stewie Griffin, and discuss what I think the real job of an "educator" should be. My ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/016-working-against-apathy/feed/ 1 Critical Thinking Question: Simply put, what have my work experiences revealed about public education? Topic: I record a podcast while driving a car. During the drive, I ponder a couple of important professional questions, Critical Thinking Question: Simply put, what have my work experiences revealed about public education? Topic: I record a podcast while driving a car. During the drive, I ponder a couple of important professional questions, veer off course (podcast-wise), channel Stewie Griffin, and discuss what I think the real job of an "educator" should be. My ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 1:02:42 253
015: (Hidden Lesson Three) The Installation of Indifference http://schoolsucksproject.com/015-hidden-lesson-three-the-installation-of-indifference/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/015-hidden-lesson-three-the-installation-of-indifference/#comments Wed, 11 Nov 2009 03:44:47 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=251 The third episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: What happened to... "why?" Topic: The third embedded lesson of public education: Apathy and Indifference If the training in obedience and conformity doesn't properly sink in, or doesn't last throughout a ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/015-hidden-lesson-three-the-installation-of-indifference/feed/ 1 The third episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: What happened to... "why?" Topic: The third embedded lesson of public education: Ap... The third episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: What happened to... "why?" Topic: The third embedded lesson of public education: Apathy and Indifference If the training in obedience and conformity doesn't properly sink in, or doesn't last throughout a ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 30:30 251
012: Why the Future Won’t Be Like 1984 http://schoolsucksproject.com/012-why-the-future-wont-be-like-1984/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/012-why-the-future-wont-be-like-1984/#respond Thu, 22 Oct 2009 03:15:20 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=240 Critical and Creative Thinking Exercise: Imagine a free world... Topic: Wes Bertrand and I continue our discussion about conformity and collectivism. Wes touches on the impact of the family in conformity. (Part 2 of 2) This episode also includes some discussion about self-esteem, self-worth, and honoring the imagination and individualism of others. (NOTE: I have ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/012-why-the-future-wont-be-like-1984/feed/ 0 Critical and Creative Thinking Exercise: Imagine a free world... Topic: Wes Bertrand and I continue our discussion about conformity and collectivism. Wes touches on the impact of the family in conformity. (Part 2 of 2) This episode also includes some d... Critical and Creative Thinking Exercise: Imagine a free world... Topic: Wes Bertrand and I continue our discussion about conformity and collectivism. Wes touches on the impact of the family in conformity. (Part 2 of 2) This episode also includes some discussion about self-esteem, self-worth, and honoring the imagination and individualism of others. (NOTE: I have ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 1:02:42 240
011: First-Person Plural Pronouns…and YOU http://schoolsucksproject.com/011-first-person-plural-pronouns-and-you/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/011-first-person-plural-pronouns-and-you/#respond Sun, 18 Oct 2009 03:08:17 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=238 Picture: Most of the people you know (Foreground) Critical Thinking Question: First imagine you live in a neighborhood controlled by a violent gang... What if you started using first-person plural pronouns when discussing the gang and their activities, even though you were not in the gang, you didn't know anyone in the gang, and no ...

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010: (Hidden Lesson Two) The Silencing of the Self http://schoolsucksproject.com/010-hidden-lesson-two-the-silencing-of-the-self/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/010-hidden-lesson-two-the-silencing-of-the-self/#respond Fri, 09 Oct 2009 23:23:02 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=233 The second episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: Consider for a moment the amazing and wonderful diversity of human beings: in thought, ambition, imagination and creativity... Why would certain people want to reduce so many unique individuals to a ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/010-hidden-lesson-two-the-silencing-of-the-self/feed/ 0 The second episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: Consider for a moment the amazing and wonderful diversity of human beings: in thou... The second episode in a series aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: Consider for a moment the amazing and wonderful diversity of human beings: in thought, ambition, imagination and creativity... Why would certain people want to reduce so many unique individuals to a ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 29:49 233
008: Conformity & Compliance vs. Conscience & Consistency http://schoolsucksproject.com/008-conformity-compliance-vs-conscience-consistency/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/008-conformity-compliance-vs-conscience-consistency/#comments Sat, 26 Sep 2009 03:58:09 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=227 (Picture: There's that tree I'm always talking about) A personal story about personal responsibility...and liberation from the illusion of virtue associated with obedience and self-sacrifice Critical Thinking Question: How could disobedience to authority save millions of lives? Topic: Daniel Lakemacher (warisimmoral.com) joins me to discuss obedience. He also shares his personal story of how he ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/008-conformity-compliance-vs-conscience-consistency/feed/ 2 (Picture: There's that tree I'm always talking about) A personal story about personal responsibility...and liberation from the illusion of virtue associated with obedience and self-sacrifice Critical Thinking Question: How could disobedience to authori... (Picture: There's that tree I'm always talking about) A personal story about personal responsibility...and liberation from the illusion of virtue associated with obedience and self-sacrifice Critical Thinking Question: How could disobedience to authority save millions of lives? Topic: Daniel Lakemacher (warisimmoral.com) joins me to discuss obedience. He also shares his personal story of how he ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 1:02:42 227
007: (Hidden Lesson One) – Obedience Is A Virtue? http://schoolsucksproject.com/007-hidden-lesson-one-obedience-is-a-virtue/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/007-hidden-lesson-one-obedience-is-a-virtue/#comments Sat, 26 Sep 2009 03:52:29 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=223 The first in a series of episodes aimed at detailing and dismantling specific elements of the destructive hidden curriculum in public education. Critical Thinking Question: Why is obedience to authority actually the opposite of virtue? Topic: An experience I had with students last Saturday led to a web of ideas about the problem of obedience ...

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006: Conformity & Compliance http://schoolsucksproject.com/006-conformity-compliance/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/006-conformity-compliance/#comments Thu, 17 Sep 2009 03:47:19 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=221 (Introduction to the Hidden Lessons of School) Critical Thinking Question: Imagine a very small group people trying to exercise power and control over a very large group of people. How dangerous would this situation be for the small group if they lacked the tools to control the thinking of people in the much larger group? ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/006-conformity-compliance/feed/ 4 (Introduction to the Hidden Lessons of School) Critical Thinking Question: Imagine a very small group people trying to exercise power and control over a very large group of people. How dangerous would this situation be for the small group if they lacke... (Introduction to the Hidden Lessons of School) Critical Thinking Question: Imagine a very small group people trying to exercise power and control over a very large group of people. How dangerous would this situation be for the small group if they lacked the tools to control the thinking of people in the much larger group? ... The Hidden Lessons of School – School Sucks Project 36:04 221