Books & Essays

Weapons of Mass Instruction: A Schoolteacher's Journey Through the Dark World of Compulsory Schooling

by John Taylor Gaddo

Weapons of Mass Instruction focuses on mechanisms of traditional education that cripple imagination, discourage critical thinking, and create a false view of learning as a byproduct of rote-memorization drills. Gatto’s earlier book, Dumbing Us Down, introduced the now-famous expression of the title into the common vernacular. Weapons of Mass Instruction adds another chilling metaphor to the brief against conventional schooling.

Crimes of the Educators: How Utopians Are Using Government Schools to Destroy America's Children

by Samuel Blumenfeld

Utopian dictators like Stalin, Hitler, Pol Pot, and Mao are criminals – genocidal psychopaths who have killed more human beings in the last hundred years than any other ideologues in history. They don't limit their murder to individuals, but to entire nations.

The Underground History of American Education: A School Teacher's Intimate Investigation Into the Problem of Modern Schooling

by John Taylor Gatto 

The Underground History of American Education: A Schoolteacher’s Intimate Investigation Into the Problem of Modern Schooling is a critique of the United States education system by John Taylor Gatto. 

Common Core

by Dr. Gregory J. Brannon

Common Core is a standardized education system that does an injustice to our kids, to parents, teachers and to our country as a whole.  Common Core goes against Biblical teaching and the Constitution that our Founding Fathers gave us to frame our government.  Common Core hurts our public schools, our private and home schools and ultimately our colleges.  Common Core is unacceptable and needs to be eliminated. The more informed citizens are about Common Core, the more the outrage that follows.