"I was puzzled by Charles Larmore's review of Charles Taylor's new book, A Secular Age, in the current New Republic. The book is sprawling and often maddening, but it is very important (I've tried to do it justice in my own review in the forthcoming issue of First Things), and I give Larmore high marks for his accurate (if prickly) summaries of the...
Watch: "The Lottery"Submitted by dfoley on Tue, 2011-03-08 09:39
Another movie that tells the story of the failing public school model in the United States is “The Lottery”. It takes its own unique look at the systems by focusing on the use of lotteries to choose which children will be plucked from failing public schools and put into more successful public charter schools.
Here’s the trailer:
You can watch the whole movie right now with the help of Hulu below:
If you enjoyed the movie, please consider sharing it with friends and family. You can even do a movie night with it. Simply put, the best way to change the education system is to change the thinking of the American people--And that starts with you sharing information.