deschooling society – ivan illich

“…the right to learn is curtailed by the obligation to attend school.” “The pupil is thereby ‘schooled’ to confuse teaching with learning, grade advancement with education, a diploma with competence, and fluency with the ability to say something new.” “Most learning happens casually, and even most intentional learning is not the result of programmed instruction.”Continue reading “deschooling society – ivan illich”