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The REAL purpose of school (conspiracy theories here)
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The REAL purpose of school (conspiracy theories here)

Personally, I think school is there to make children have less time to do stuff they like to do and force kids to study things they aren't good at/don't like.

Short: School is there to make people suck at things they like and be mediocre at things they hate.

How this contributes to society is questionable.
It actively eats up my time from doing stuff that may actually be useful to me in my future if I could work hard for it.
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I think the intention behind schools is laudable. The problem lies in the execution.

The ones who run schools are so cocksure that their way is the only valid and functional one, that they are blinded and tethered to broken traditions.

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Faby Wrote:I think the intention behind schools is laudable.

Not really. Schools today are modeled after the Prussian school system of the 1870's which was specifically designed to create obedient workers and soldiers, and a general populace that held the same (brainwashed) opinion on most political and social matters.

There is nothing laudable about that.
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How many people do you think know about the roots of schooling?

But okay, to rephrase that: The intention of teachers is laudable, but they must adapt to a broken system.

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Faby Wrote:How many people do you think know about the roots of schooling?

I found it written in plain english in my 9th grade world history textbook.
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Faby Wrote:How many people do you think know about the roots of schooling?

I found it written in plain english in my 9th grade world history textbook.

And we know just how often those are opened by the average person, let alone read.

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Faby Wrote:
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Faby Wrote:How many people do you think know about the roots of schooling?

I found it written in plain english in my 9th grade world history textbook.

And we know just how often those are opened by the average person, let alone read.

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School is created to serve the government's interests. For instance: Marijuana is illegal, government wants to ensure that, so they set up anti-drug programs (D.A.R.E. -and- G.R.E.A.T.) To brainwash our kids into it.


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(02-23-2011 05:56 AM)Sociopath Wrote:  For instance: Marijuana is illegal, government wants to ensure that, so they set up anti-drug programs (D.A.R.E. -and- G.R.E.A.T.) To brainwash our kids into it.

Teach kids not to poison themselves? THE HORROR!
What a stupid example.
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(12-19-2014 01:01 AM)Jop Wrote:  
(02-23-2011 05:56 AM)Sociopath Wrote:  For instance: Marijuana is illegal, government wants to ensure that, so they set up anti-drug programs (D.A.R.E. -and- G.R.E.A.T.) To brainwash our kids into it.

Teach kids not to poison themselves? THE HORROR!
What a stupid example.

Temper, temper - the post you responded to is probably older than you are. (Okay, that's an exaggeration, unless we're talking your account's age, in which case that's accurate.)

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Simple, school is here to make us dumber, too much stress, pointless work and boredom is detrimental to the mind, and they are aware of this. If school produced very intelligent and reasonable people with wisdom, independence and common sense, there would be a problem for the outside world to keep us in line. We would rebel, not wanting to be taken advantage of, and demanding freedom. Life would look different. People who lack thinking skills will be left in the dark about how things really work and how they are being deceived by the factory like education system, a good reason why we have no right to make our own decisions in their eyes.
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(12-19-2014 03:42 AM)DoA Wrote:  
(12-19-2014 01:01 AM)Jop Wrote:  
(02-23-2011 05:56 AM)Sociopath Wrote:  For instance: Marijuana is illegal, government wants to ensure that, so they set up anti-drug programs (D.A.R.E. -and- G.R.E.A.T.) To brainwash our kids into it.

Teach kids not to poison themselves? THE HORROR!
What a stupid example.

Temper, temper - the post you responded to is probably older than you are. (Okay, that's an exaggeration, unless we're talking your account's age, in which case that's accurate.)

Oh, woops. Encoutered this via the "related posts" section and didn't see the time. Sorry.
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Although I'm not 100% into anti-school conspiracy theories, I'm practically convinced that school is the #1 thing keeping down people with autism, etc.

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(12-19-2014 12:08 PM)Hansgrohe Wrote:  Although I'm not 100% into anti-school conspiracy theories, I'm practically convinced that school is the #1 thing keeping down people with autism, etc.

As an autistic person myself, I highly believe this statement as I have personal anecdotes to back up this claim reasonably well.

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School is the roof where we get different kinds of knowledge, which is very beneficial. There are plenty things that we gain or learn here. Everybody should go to school for better future.
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(12-25-2014 09:43 PM)MariaPatterson Wrote:  School is the roof where we get different kinds of knowledge, which is very beneficial. There are plenty things that we gain or learn here. Everybody should go to school for better future.

Do you really think this is going to get your linked school more "students"?
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(12-25-2014 09:49 PM)Jop Wrote:  
(12-25-2014 09:43 PM)MariaPatterson Wrote:  School is the roof where we get different kinds of knowledge, which is very beneficial. There are plenty things that we gain or learn here. Everybody should go to school for better future.

Do you really think this is going to get your linked school more "students"?
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(12-25-2014 09:49 PM)Jop Wrote:  
(12-25-2014 09:43 PM)MariaPatterson Wrote:  School is the roof where we get different kinds of knowledge, which is very beneficial. There are plenty things that we gain or learn here. Everybody should go to school for better future.

Do you really think this is going to get your linked school more "students"?

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If you want to know THE REAL PURPOSE OF SCHOOLING. Theres no conspiracy theory surrounding the purpose of public education. A bunch of rich white guys who wanted nothing more than sweet sweet profit wanted people to be stupid ignorant people willing to give up their rights and to be told what to do. So what was their solution? Force the kids to go to a place where there rights and needs are taken away so they can be told what to do.
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(01-01-2015 05:29 PM)MurkScribe Wrote:  Theres no conspiracy theory surrounding the purpose of public education.

Quote:A bunch of rich white guys who wanted nothing more than sweet sweet profit wanted people to be stupid ignorant people willing to give up their rights and to be told what to do. So what was their solution? Force the kids to go to a place where there rights and needs are taken away so they can be told what to do.

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(12-25-2014 09:43 PM)MariaPatterson Wrote:  School is the roof where we get different kinds of knowledge, which is very beneficial. There are plenty things that we gain or learn here. Everybody should go to school for better future.

I totally agree with you.
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They are to keep at least 85% of the people mediocre. But on the contrary, they inspire the top 15% to achieve great things.
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