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Testing, Assessments, Standards, Teaching Machines… The Science of Creating Obedient Citizens. Behavioral Science. Part II

Conditioned to Compromise, Conform, Lie and Cheat to get the Grade, “Success”, The Positive Reinforcement Reward. Students want so much to make the grade, get the score, have ‘success’, please the test givers, their parents, peers, audience and get the … Continue reading

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Testing, Assessments, Standards, Teaching Machines… The Science of Creating Obedient Citizens. Behavioral Science. Part I

Testing, Assessments, Standards, Teaching Machines… The Science of Creating Obedient Citizens. Behavioral Science. “Education is what survives when what has been learned has long been forgotten.” B.F. Skinner, father of Operant Conditioning. Behavior modifies the Neural System. The human brain … Continue reading

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Public Education, Media, Mediums and Meditative Mush: Who’s Minding the Minds…and the spirits?

Public Education, Media, Mediums and Meditative Mush: Who’s Minding the Minds…and the spirits? “The love of servitude cannot be established except as a result of a deep, personal revolution in human minds and bodies. To bring this about we require, … Continue reading

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Assessments, Attitude Adjustments and Testing Double Speak

Assessments, Attitude Adjustments and Testing Double Speak Assessments, Surveys, Evaluations and Tests.. To be or not to be, What are Thee–And what will you make of me?  Keeping track of the double speak these days requires a Foreword with a … Continue reading

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Essay Time- Education’s: Getting to Know You….

Essay Time- Education’s: Getting to Know You….Essay Time: Children Probed, Exposed, Dissected, Analyzed and Reassembled. “Getting to know you, Getting to know all about you…. Getting to like you, Getting to hope you like me…” Well, have no worries, someone, … Continue reading

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Educational Assessments: the Digital Gaming Hunters of Jurassic Park

  Educational Assessments: the Digital Gaming Hunters of Jurassic Park Educational “Assessments”. Quoting, from Jurassic Park’s “Chaos Theory” mathematician, Dr. Ian Malcolm, could not be more appropriate as American Education continues on a course fraught with chaos, coercion, corruptions, and … Continue reading

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Bowing in Babylon, aka: Liar, Liar-Pants on Fire?

Bowing in Babylon, aka: Liar, Liar-Pants on Fire? Bowing. To Bow or not to bow? That is the question. Bowing. How far can one bend, and technically not be “bowing?” As Christians surface from their burrows to realize the landscape … Continue reading

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