What Is Education?
4) Working jobs become tightly bound with education.
5) Education entails transmission of culture from present to upcoming
6) Primary socialization we receive is family (what you learn from parents,
grandparents and siblings).
This is also informal and casual education (ex: not getting lectured by
7) What we will in education is formalized and deliberate.
From ages 5-18, school isn’t a voluntary exercise; rather the government
says you must attend. Kids do drop out and they are prosecuted by the
Three things: 1)?, 2) when they go to school they find themselves
educated in particular buildings which have been built for that purpose, 3)
we have designated a group of people with the specialized task of
education our children (teachers).
Three Themes: Selection, Socialized And Social Organization
Reason we are interested in school is because one important thing
schools do is they select and saw out different groups of individual
Education selection is important to improve and describe the sort of
education system in place between 1940s-1980s.
Stratify the student population into diff