Raising Ruckus: The Decline of Public Education in the 21st Century by Elizabeth Witbeck
Approx. 20,410 words.
Published on October 28, 2012.
What is the purpose of education? Why did we create a national school system? The answers are a lot darker than you think.
Before we can solve the problems in schools today, we must consider how schools were first started. Witbeck takes the reader back in time to the Industrial Revolution to discover what our schools are really for, the hidden agenda of education, and how it can be stopped.