Jan. 10, 2015

"Facts No Longer the Primary Purpose of Education"

Dr. Shirley McCune, Sr. Dir. of Mid-Continental. Regional Educational Lab. (McREL), speaking before the National Governor's Association Conference on Education, 1989, stated: "We are in to the total restructure of society in America today...It amounts to a total transformation of our society...We no longer see facts and information (knowledge) as the primary purpose of education...We see that there is a close connection between economic (sustainable) development and human capital (labor).