Let’s consider four quotes.
We should spend less time ranking children and more time helping them to identify their natural competencies and gifts and cultivate these. There are hundreds and hundreds of ways to succeed and many, many different abilities that will help you get there. – Howard Gardner
In sum, then, “thinking about thinking” has to be a principal ingredient of any empowering practice of education. – Jerome Bruner
Don’t let schooling interfere with your education. – Mark Twain
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. – John Dewey
How WIDE is your view of schooling?
Here are a few topics that may widen the view…