Why do we go to school? Yes, knowledge is part of the reason we go through school, but it’s actually not the driving purpose of education. Hear three historians of education talk about the purposes of education.
Part 1: The Social Purpose
Part 2: Expansion out of conflict
Part 3: The future ratcheting
This episode is inspired by David Labaree’s book, “Someone Has to Fail.”
This is the eleventh episode about learning. To see a list of contributors to this series, click here.