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Charles Butler hannibal at thegates.fsbusiness.co.uk
Sat Nov 22 14:31:51 EST 2003


Minnow:
> Whilst we are hunting such stuff, someone here will know: who was the
> inspired educational expert who said something to the effect "our business
> in education should be not to teach children facts but to teach them how
to
> find facts"?

Well, someone said - though this doesn't sound quite close enough to be what
you want - that it was the business of education not to fill pots but to
light fires. Or something like that. Don't suppose that helps much.

Charlie

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