Michael Young Speaks Truth To Power In the New Introduciton To His “The Rise Of The Meritocracy”

Diane Ravitch’s critique of Common Core is a week old now. That’s about a century in internet time. But it was really helpful to me despite her pro-union and other beliefs. The reason I’m linking it here is because she quotes from the relatively new introduction by Michael Young in his 1958 book, The Rise of the Meritocracy. I thought the excerpt was really encouraging. Among others, parents struggling to homeschool their children or Republicans getting bashed for not believing in “science” might Read more […]