Feel-Bad Education: The Cult of Rigor and the Loss of Joy (#)

EDUCATION WEEK September 15, 2004 Feel-Bad Education The Cult of Rigor and the Loss of Joy By Alfie Kohn "Why are our schools not places of joy?" This question, posed by John Goodlad exactly 20 years ago, was both a summary of his landmark study of American classrooms and a plea for his readers to realize that a place called ... Read More