Part 6 - Interview with Sam Iserbyt, originally aired March 2007. Sam is the son of Charlotte Iserbyt and the web master of americandeception.com. This seven-part series of interviews focuses on the intentional decline of public education in the United States. Find more Enhanced ReCasts at mediamodepresents.blogspot.com.
Iserbyt served as Senior Policy Advisor in the Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI), U.S. Department of Education, during the first Reagan Administration, where she first blew the whistle on a major technology initiative which would control curriculum in America's classrooms.
Chapter Headings for this episode:
Music and Intro
Maureen Heaton and her work
Barbara Morris' work and John Dewey
The state of modern school
Iserbyt's recommended home school curriculum
Outro and music
Books/information discussed in this episode:
PDF of The Impossible Dream by Maureen Heaton
PDF of Change Agents in the Schools by Barbara Morris
Information on John Dewey (most of it, you will notice, is from the academic establishment)
Homeschooling Odyssey: Second Editionby Matthew James
The Robinson Curriculum
Information on Prescott Bush and Union Bank
Information on FBI Agent John O'Neill and the USS Cole investigation
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