What is Schooling?

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?

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