View Full Version : Education vs. Schooling

09-13-2010, 12:06 PM
Unschoolers maintain that a child's learning should be curiosity-driven rather than dictated by teachers and textbooks, and that forcing kids to adhere to curricula quashes their natural inclination to explore and ask questions.

Unschooling is an acknowledgment that schools and education are in many ways contradictory, that there's an implicit tension between them. Education is about the production of more democracy, production of peace, production of happiness whereas schooling is often the production of global economic competitiveness...

The Unschooling Movement Grows In Popularity (http://cromalternativemoney.org/index.php/en/media/news/the-unschooling-movement-grows-in-popularity.html)