Cooperative Commonwealth Community Educational Enterprise
"The purpose of education is to teach us to love Beauty."

Desired Element

How Defined

How Tested

Critical thinking

Studied: Progressive Awareness
Studied: Ellis, A., A New Guide
to Rational Living

Critical thinking
Test

Self-awareness

Studied: Progressive Awareness
Awareness of one's values and traits, self-improvement

Self-awareness
Test

Critical-consciousness

Studied: Progressive Awareness
Cultural awareness and progressive goals and activities

Critical-consciousness
Test

Skill Achievement

Study and testing relative to specific skills for all three work categories: Overseer, Manager, Technician

Tests for skill mastery
Example: Test on FRS

Spiritual Awareness

Studied: The Perennial Tradition
Understanding and practice of the Perennial Tradition

Perennial Tradition
Test

Mastery of Dialectical Interchange

Studied: Rediscovering Plato and the Mystical Science of Dialectic

Dialectic
Test

Commitment to
Cooperative Community

Studied: Building Commonwealth

Building Commonwealth
Test I      Test II
Test III      Test IV

Commitment to
Commonwealth Ecology

Studied: "The Gaia Tradition and the Partnership Future" and
"A New Vision of Development"

Commonwealth Ecology
Test

New Interpersonal
Relations Patterns

Studied: 
  • Fromm, E., The Art of Loving  
  • Ellis, A., Sex Without Guilt
  • Interpersonal Relationships
    Test