Why don’t they? Are they living their dreams or are they attending a school that was designed for a different world in a different time. When our current school system came to be, we didn’t have any of the things you take for granted today and society needed a very different type of adult. Knowledge was kept hidden and created power. Today knowledge is free and google answers everything. The world has changed but school has not. It’s time to start asking questions and making sure your children are being educated for the free information age. They deserve the best you can provide. Check out Seth Godin’s Stop Stealing Dreams.
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