Monday, October 6, 2014

Skinner's Incarnations

Day 6: Skinner Horror Files

“Please do not forget for one moment that OBE is mastery learning/direct instruction. The only difference between OBE and Direct Instruction is that OBE had very bad, outrageous... outcomes, and direct instruction has… those peanut butter-and-jelly-sounding phonics outcomes.”
– Charlotte Iserbyt, circa 1998,

p. A-156 the deliberate dumbing down of america