Monthly Archives: April 2005

Cultural Values – Caring For Children

I wanted to write a post reminding people to read newspapers from other countries (which is why I’ve got a link below to an English article in a Japanese newspaper about Finnish schools), but I ended up with these links about education and culture instead. I know they’re tiny, tiny, tiny little vignettes which [...]

Industrialized Education / Industrialized Medicine

We’ve had two threads on one of my mailing lists, and they converged for me when we started grousing about ineffective American education in one and expensive corporate American health care (which is not really health-care, but disease management via magic bullets) in another. Here’s my two cents:
It’s not so much that corporations control [...]