A Case for Classical Education

An article in 'First Things' caught my eye this morning, about how so-called 'Classical Education' is becoming increasingly popular. Classical education is a different pedagogic approach - it emphasizes a different set of skill as being important in education. It is one of many examples of the kind of alternatives that choice in education can bring.
Here is the article: http://www.firstthings.com/onthesquare/2012/09/a-case-for-classical-education