Category: Dewey Duffers
I CRIED AT FIRST upon my prior research into this subject. Then I got mad and still am if not madder. This entire movement needs massive attention. This article is for further development
That John Dewey was one of the foremost philosophers of our time is a fact, but the influence of his thinking and that of his disciples upon the public schools has been a subject of sharper and sharper questioning in recent years. One of the most articulate critics of Deweyism is ALBERT LYND,who is serving his second term on the School Board of Sharon, Massachusetts. Mr. Lynd is a Boston businessman who had seven years of teaching experience at Harvard College and Stanford University. His book on modern education, Quackery in the Public Schools, will be published this autumn under the Atlantic-Little, Brown imprint.
— Read on www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1953/04/who-wants-progressive-education-the-influence-of-john-dewey-on-the-public-schools/640458/