[permaculture] greenschooling

Paul Cereghino paul.cereghino at comcast.net
Thu Jun 14 23:19:47 EDT 2007


That reminds me of Paulo Fiere "A pedagogy for liberation."  another 
good read on education.

tom wrote:

>Greenschooling has a nice ring to it.
>As you mentioned homeschooling you may already have read it, but if  
>not I urge you to read John Taylor Gatto's Underground History of  
>American Education.  Though he sometimes veers a little far into  
>conspiracy speculation and libertarian perspective for my personal  
>taste it is an amazing book- after reading it you will not think  
>about education, and particularly compulsory public education, in the  
>same way again.  Its also interesting to look back at one's own  
>educational experience through the lens of Gatto's book- it went a  
>long way to helping me understand why I always felt so ripped-off by  
>my schooling (and even more impressed and grateful to my parents for  
>the real education they imparted to me).  Keep us all posted on your  
>progress with greenschooling!
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