Why America’s obsession with STEM education is dangerous (Washington Post)

Posted by Cory Schires, community karma 1465
Link: http://wapo.st/1xTle73

"This dismissal of broad-based learning, however, comes from a fundamental misreading of the facts — and puts America on a dangerously narrow path for the future. The United States has led the world in economic dynamism, innovation and entrepreneurship thanks to exactly the kind of teaching we are now told to defenestrate. A broad general education helps foster critical thinking and creativity"

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