The purpose of a system is what it does.

Stafford Beer coined the term Cybernetics. He was a brilliant man who, among other things, wrote a novel about a very wise but forgetful wizard. This excerpt tells you what he thinks of our education system. The title alone- referring to the Education Minister- should give you a hint of what is to come. Excerpt from: Chronicles of Wizard Prang by Stafford Beer From Chapter Two: A Pompous Man The pompous man lowered himself into … Continue reading