The well-known 30-year veteran of New York City schools and supporter of homeschooling, John Taylor Gatto, provides deep social insight about the “Corporatizing of Children.”
The Guerrilla Curriculum: On the Corporatizing of Children
by John Taylor Gatto
Falconers have no difficulty understanding that to carry a falcon on one’s arm in opposition to its nature you have to put a bag over it’s head; and horsemen know that a fast horse can be made to run more slowly by adding lead weights to its body; why is it so difficult to acknowledge then that some people might want to transfer these principles of mechanical intervention known to animal trainers to the scientific management of human children? That is to say, to impede their natures in interest of something more important to a manager.