Comes from a new blog I came across thanks to Mrs. Parunak. The blog contains a couple of quotes regarding the Amish view of education which is instructive for Christians. We often try to emulate the world when it comes to our educational methods and desired outcomes, even if we do it with a religious veneer and at home. The competitiveness, the drive for worldly measures of success, the homogenized socialization designed to create obedient workers are just the antithesis of what Christian education should be.
Check out Two Quotes on the Amish View of Education. Well worth your time!