The Way They Should Go Author:D. Bruce Lockerbie "Train up a child in the way he should go," the proverb urges. But today there is a growing sense of dissatisfation with the 'way' secular education has led. The youth of America, "techocracy's children," are rejecting a system which offers them computerized identities and teaching manchines; everywhere there are cries for reform. — In the fac... more »e of this educational crisis, Mr Lockerbie presents a Christian alternative that looks beyond mere pedagogical reform to the restoration of personal values. Maintaining that meaningful education is best shaped around moral principles, he finds the abandoning of spiritual concerns responsible fore much purposelessness in American education.
Mr. Lockerbie eloquently prescribes the integration of faith and learning and offers a case in point: the history of THe Stony Brook School - a unique 50 year old college preparatory school whose motto is "Character before Career."« less