Susan Wise Bauer On ‘Rethinking School’ In A Spiritually Starved Culture

In the Circe Institute's latest Forma podcast, host Andrew Kern talks with classical education guru Susan Wise Bauer about her forthcoming latest book, "Rethinking School." In that book, Bauer argues that the United States' education system is a poor fit for many children and helps parents think through how to make schooling work for their … Continue reading Susan Wise Bauer On ‘Rethinking School’ In A Spiritually Starved Culture

How Classical Education Prepares Your Child For A Career That Doesn’t Exist Yet

Redeemer Classical School cofounder Joy Pullmann has a brother whose entire career path did not exist when he entered college. He works in social media, and makes a good living at it for a globally recognized media brand. Americans switch jobs frequently, and even switching entire careers is common (researchers debate how common, but they … Continue reading How Classical Education Prepares Your Child For A Career That Doesn’t Exist Yet

Classical Education Leads To Good Jobs Because It Instills Good Judgment—But That’s Not All

Andrew Kern of the CIRCE Institute resurfaces¬†one of our favorite¬†themes: How classical education prepares a child not merely for a job, but for a life that of course includes the ability to earn one's bread. Our education controllers develop extremely complex theories about children as material objects whose role is to contribute to the economy, … Continue reading Classical Education Leads To Good Jobs Because It Instills Good Judgment—But That’s Not All