Final BC

In The New York Times editorial by Nicholas Kristof entitled "Communities of Character" (Nov. 27, 2015), how does Brooks say schools are most likely to cultivate character? Do you think most informed Americans would agree that the foremost task of education is to develop the qualities that Kurt Hahn identifies? Provide examples from any of your reading, your conversations with other Americans or your experience to support your evaluation of the author's assertion.


"Kurt Hahn and the Roots of Expeditionary Learning" by Emiy Hanford at American Radio Works [September 10, 2015]

"Outward Bound" Wikipedia Entry

"Closing the Achievement Gap" by The US Dept. of Education

 

All finals should be turned in to me by Wednesday, Dec.16 [2015] at 6 PM.