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ERIC Number: EJ490830
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-6439
What's Wrong with Outcome-Based Education?
Schlafly, Phyllis
School Administrator, v51 n8 p26-27 Sep 1994
Parents object to outcome-based education because it rejects the basics, subject-matter knowledge, and individual achievement and emphasizes vague, subjective goals. The Eagle Forum president's major objections to OBE are its "dumbing-down" effect, "feel good" emphasis, antiphonics commitment, stress on politically correct attitudes, invasion of pupil privacy, lack of accountability, unacceptable ambiguity, and unproven merits. (MLH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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