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?"
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 person's life, this lesson provides a nice safety net for the status quo.
“There is no neutral education. Education is either for domestication or for freedom.” -Joao Coutinho
"Got A Right To Be Wrong" Joss Stone
CNN: How Stupid Are Americans?
"The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education" by Grace Llewellyn
Teenage Liberation/Grace Llewellyn Website