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Dr. Samuel L. Blumenfeld is the author of eight Books on
education, including: "Is Public Education Necessary?" "NEA:
Trojan Horse in American Education," "The Whole Language/OBE
Fraud" and "Home schooling: A Parents Guide to Teaching
Dr. Samuel L. Blumenfeld is the author of eight Books on education, including: "Is Public Education Necessary?
31 Articles written by: Dr. Samuel L. Blumenfeld
America's ongoing reading
The minute you hear that a plan calls for the mobilization of virtually the
entire city to teach kids to read, you know that it is going to fail.
Can Ritalin kill a child?
On March 21, 2000, 14-year-old Matthew Smith dropped dead of a heart attack
while skateboarding. He had been on Ritalin since the first grade.
Columbine High and New Age
Although Columbine High School is not in the Littleton school district, it is
hard to believe that it completely escaped the influences of the OBE.
Death education at Columbine High
Death education has been a part of the progressive curriculum in virtually every
public school in America for at least the last fifteen years.
Defining whole language
Fortunately, the answer is easy to give, because whole-language professors have
bee quite open in defining what they mean by their pedagogic philosophy.
Deliberately dumbing us down
American children are for the purpose of leading the American people into a
socialist world government controlled by behavioral and social scientists.
Drugging kids and school violence
Believe it or not, there are now over 5 million school kids in America on
psychotropic drugs, most of which are prescribed and administered by the schools
Education vs. training
The takeover of American public schools by behavioral scientists and
psychologists means the permanent destruction of traditional education.
Gatto get new book on education
He understands fully the anatomy of our educational-industrial complex, which is
far more dangerous than the military-industrial complex.
Goals 2000: Another Fed fiasco
The problem is not that the children aren't ready to learn, it's that the
teachers aren't ready to teach! Children are ready to learn the moment they are
God the educator
God created man to be like Him, not to be another god, but to be like God, with
creative powers and intelligence that no other creature possessed.
Homeschooling and global
America is at a very crucial period in its history. Our national sovereignty is
being continually diminished by the New World Order.
public schools are destroying the American brain
A brain that thinks inaccurately is a disabled brain. And we are turning out
from our public schools millions of disabled brains, unable to think.
How to dumb down a
Easy, destroy its literacy, and you've dumbed it down. And once dumbed down, it
becomes the potential victim of any power that wants to dominate it.
Humanism and public
No one can doubt that for the last 150 years the public schools have had that
full and faithful experiment, and that the spiritual effect on Christian
children has been disastrous.
Newsweek and Dyslexia
Reading is not a new science. It is a very old learnable skill, easily acquired
if taught in the proper manner.
Our lobotomized children
These young people without brains, who congregate in parking lots, haunt
shopping malls, drive around aimlessly on Saturday night, partying and drinking.
Revolution via home
The only effective group of citizens today in open opposition to big government
is the home schoolers.
The charade of
"No Child Left Behind," we knew that the reform is as phony as all the previous
reforms that were supposed to leave no child behind.
The fraud of
There was a time when the National Education Association openly admitted that
its goal was world government.
American education fraud
The great American education fraud consists of not teaching inner city, minority
children to read in the proper phonetic manner.
The literacy war goes on
Whole Language is about as entrenched as ever, and any hope of teachers being
taught how to truly teach intensive, systematic phonics in the primary grades is
The making of a black
The system will pretend to educate, while systematically using teaching methods,
such as whole language and invented spelling creating dyslexia.
The season for dyslexia
What most parents don't realize is that the reason why their child is having a
problem learning to read is because of the way he or she is being taught.
Theory of evolution:
Fact or fairy tale?
Back in 1987 the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a 1981 Louisiana law which
mandated a balanced treatment in teaching evolution and creation in the public
First graders will be labeled learning disabled, dyslexic, reading disabled,
ADD, or ADHD. Parents will be told that their children need to be put on
Title I: Not making the grade
If any proof is needed that federal education programs don't work, and in fact
make things worse, all one has to do is look at the sorry record that Title I.
Most parents of public school children are unaware that teachers all across
America are now practicing psychotherapy in the classroom without a license.
Why children fail
Those of us who have been watching the deliberate dumbing down of American
schoolchildren for the last 30 years were not surprised.
Why schools fail
Schools fail because nothing in the "No Child Left Behind, Act" will affect the
dumbing-down agenda of the educators who presently control the system.
Why U.S. students flunk
When asked to find 10 specific states on a map of the U.S., 89 percent could
locate California and Texas, but only 51 percent could find New York.