Teach Your Children Well: Unhook Them From Technology

From this WSJ opinion piece, teachers at Mountain Oak Charter School in Arizona say they can immediately detect who as been using devices at home.

FYI – Mountain Oak offers an education inspired by Waldorf, a progressive model that encourages exploration of the natural world and rejects the use of technology in the classroom and even in the home.

Waldorf private schools have been around for almost 100 years—the first was launched by educator Rudolf Steiner in Germany. But they have been experiencing a resurgence in the U.S., where Waldorf has become popular with wealthy parents, including Silicon Valley types, who are attracted by the more simplified approach to learning


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