Rick Mabry ([log in to unmask]) wrote:
>Karl Miller responds to Kevin Sutton:
>>>So, I say again, since the public pays for public radio, they should
>>>get what they want.
>>Since the public pays for education should the public determine the
>>content of education?
>Unfortunately, there is a thriving subculture of the education bidness
>who subscribe to the "student as customer" model. Gag me with a spoon:
Me too. Some of our college subscribe to this nonsense. What is wrong,
I as, with the "student as learner" model?
>But I also want to learn something myself, which is why it aggravates
>me to hear "Planets" every other day. If public radio is just playing
>requests, it isn't really educational.
Precisely. I wonder if you can actually specify what you want to hear
(learn) and still have it be educational?
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