On education, basic vs. advanced skills, certification, and corporate education

It’s useful to keep in mind the (usually) unstated goals of educational systems:

  • Produce a technically-skilled, but politically pliable, working class.
  • Produce a managerially competent, but not revolutionary, management and professional class.
  • Persist existing power structures, whatever their form; political, cultural, corporate, religious, technical, epistemic. ...

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