The Value of Classical Education

The Value of Classical Education
Date: 7/13/2009
Topic: ACCS 2009
Organization: accs
Price: FREE
Americans are a pragmatic people, and they always want to get to the bottom line. The problem is that pragmatism can be hoisted on its own petard; pragmatism doesn’t work. A willingness to be impractical, rightly understood, is one of the most practical things we can do. This is a key principle that classical Christian schools need to understand, all the way
down to the ground.
Douglas Wilson Douglas Wilson is the author of Recovering the Lost Tools of Learning and The Case for Classical Christian Education. He is the pastor of Christ Church, Moscow, ID and a founding member of the Association of Classical and Christian Schools.