Harper's has placed Gatto's essay in their
archives. I have located a copy on a specific
Teaching site. I am only referring to this
article as a teaching tool for my students,
former students and homeschool parents.
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recommend it more for those students who are obviously advanced placement students,
and who have a drive to do very complicated word problems of all types.
Last year I came across a complete homeschooling package I'd neve heard of
before. The creator is a world famous scientist who worked with Linus
Pauling, and who initiated the Global Warming Petition to protest the
incredibly bad science used to foist social change on the world population
The program uses Saxon Math, and insists on reading, exposition and
other subjects. If you go to the site, you can print out his manual and it
is truly refreshing and exhilarating to read
Various Organized Private Schools With Curricula Outside The HomeOur grandson attends a Stevens County private school that uses the Waldorf method of teaching. The program is incredibly flexible and concentrates on developing the whole child, knowing that no two of them are alike. The school's name is "Riverwood." If you are local here is their web page: The Waldorf Method of teaching has been in use for a long time. Here is a web site specifically directed to their programs. There are connections to regional information on their "Resource" page.
In addition, the Montessori program has been in operation worldwide as well. The program is structured for the very young student and develops the whole child.
America has a problem. You can help by doing everything in your power as a parent to make sure your children are well educated and resiliant enough to make a life for themselves and their children.