McGuffey Museum & Cultural Criticism
Directions: you should read the section on cultural criticism (in the file).
Visit the McGuffey Museum (photos in the file).
Then, in no more than 2 pages, answer the following questions. The completed assignment is due on November 19 in class.
1. What is culture?
2. How do media influence educational cultures? You should answer this question by
contrasting the culture of education in the era of McGuffey museum with contemporary
educational culture. Use a specific example of an
item/display that intrigued you in the Museum. You can include a