University of North Carolina - Greensboro
David Purpel is Professor, Department of Curriculum and Educational Foundations, University of North Carolina at Greensboro. His work focuses on moral and spiritual critique of public education. He has published in the areas of supervision, curriculum, moral education, and educational theory. He is particularly interested in the social, historical, cultural, economic, and moral context of education and in the necessity for an informed, sophisticated public discourse on education.