Dale Rooney

I'm a long time Alaskan who enjoys bowling and cycling (mostly when it's sunny). I'm an electrician by trade and have always been interested in science and technology.

It isn't a decision that any of us made consciously or willingly, it's more the result of circumstances, but as a society we have abdicated the education of our children to a specialized segment of society. That segment has taken the responsibility we've given it and created an intricately structured system of learning as well as a system of administration of that learning. So now, here we are, dissatisfied with the cost and effectiveness of those systems and wondering what we can do about it. Read more.