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By gzt (Mon May 13, 2013 at 11:03:59 AM EST) gzt, math, statistics, education, aims of education, exams (all tags)
long speech, I've linked it before, but I was reminded of it by a conversation here.

The Aims of Education

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Print Story Knowledge and Education
By cam (Sat Apr 01, 2006 at 05:51:07 AM EST) knowledge, education, recognising skills (all tags)
I think we all agree knowledge and education are good. But how does paying to be more educated come into it? At what point are we prepared to pay money to say we know it (or will know it?) and others will recognise we know it?

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