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Quote from John Swett,

"[T]he child should be taught to consider his instructor... superior to the parent in point of authority.... The vulgar impression that parents have a legal right to dictate to teachers is entirely erroneous.... Parents have no remedy as against the teacher."


John Swett (more quotes by John Swett or books by/about John Swett)

(1830-1913) Superintendent of California Public School System, "Father of the California public school" system, "Horace Mann of the Pacific"


Collectivism, Education, Family, Obedience, Responsibility, Rights, Statism, Children


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