PICTURE: Friedrich Nietzsche had eyebrows, mustaches, and ideas that all eventually grew out of control.
In my SAT class last Saturday (2-19-11), a student pulled out an interesting essay question: "Is the purpose of education to change the world?"
At this point, I was compelled to tell a story.
"Room At the Top" Adam Ant
The Übermensch and the Nazis
AGAINST SCHOOL: How public education cripples our kids, and why, By John Taylor Gatto
Society and the Individual in Nietzsche's The Will to Power