To spend your childhood in an education system which often needs you to be a performing flea! Some of the work my daughter is doing at school is banal and archaic it’s just boxing ticking and clearly cramming a set of textbooks – is this learning for life? Is this really getting the best from our youth?
I don’t agree with the comment following this article from David Richard Getling that most kids are lazy and need a goal. It’s the system/ subjects and the way it’s being taught. I’ve seen other systems where the students are totally inspired and passionate about what they are learning. Read the article here..