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Written By: Allie Eliza

 

 

Suli – 17 years old

Typography By: Saar Oz

I Will Not Let An Exam Result Decide My Fate

As the cyclical and seemingly never ending debate about education rages on, the topic – somewhat ironically, often poses more questions than it provides answers.
But what is the value of mainstream schooling? Why is it that some of the most high profile and successful figures within the Western world openly admit to never having completed any form of higher learning?
With scores of school leavers wanting to further their education with no guarantee of their dream job at the end of it, we should ask ourselves whether qualifications still hold the same value now as they did in previous years?
Does success in the school system correlate to success in life? Or is the school system simply geared towards fact retention and regurgitation?
What is true education?

 

 

This is What Happens When a Kid Leaves Traditional Education

Logan Laplante is a 13 year-old boy who was taken out of the education system to be home schooled instead. Not only was he home schooled, but Logan had the ability to tailor his education to his interests and also his style of learning, something traditional education does not offer. As Logan has mentioned, when he grows up he wants to be happy and healthy. At a TEDx talk in 2013, he discussed how hacking his education is helping him achieve that goal.

 

 

 Sir Ken Robinson  - Do Schools Kill Creativity

Why I Hate School But Love Education

The only thing that has interfered with my learning, has been my education.” ~ Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Taylor Mali - What a Teacher Makes

Taylor Mali – Miracle Worker