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How much do schools really teach us?

“The aim here is not to diminish the role of institutional learning, but to emphasise the importance of maintaining a balance in all facets of education” 675 more words


Do we dumb down kids with institutional education?

As I am grading exams and looking at the answers of my students and the model answers. I realize how we discourage “outside of the box” thinking. 377 more words

A Student's Manifesto: Wasting Four Years at a Company Called College

I appreciate every opportunity my parents have given me.  Without fail for twenty-one years they’ve earnestly acted in my best interests and cultured me using the most contemporary knowledge available to them at the time.  1,144 more words


Ted:X - Education is Broken

A proper education for every human being isn’t just important, it is essentia. Yet what does it really mean to receive an education? For past generations it was easy for education to be institutionally based. 414 more words

Education? Intermediate thoughts!

Admonishment“This writing is neither an attempt to discourage anyone from getting institutional education nor it is intended to insult, humiliate or hurt any individual or group. 543 more words


Aquiring Knowledge

There is one old story in Buddhism about knowledge. A man is supposed to cross a river which has no bridge. The man is so determined to cross the river as he has to embark an important journey. 823 more words


More Kid Cleaning Ideas (with downloads)

So it seems, from my blog, anyway, that my life revolves around motivating the children in my life to clean.  Nice.

I am currently working on the… 871 more words