How the Grinch Stole Christmas 4. Check out the clip below. Bringing a new twist to Charles Dickens' classic story, A Christmas Carol, Scrooge is recast as the head of an educational testing service. Don't have a Kindle? His time with the ghosts and John Dewey leads him to a dramatic turnaround regarding schools and scholastic teaching. This little book makes a MOST compelling, Dickensonian, case for why our craze for testing in K is horrific, wicked, and downright evil.
Satire achieves its success when it makes the status quo seem ludicrous.
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