School is a prison — and damaging our kids: Longer school years aren’t the answer. The problem is school itself | Curio

School is a prison — and damaging our kids: Longer school years aren’t the answer. The problem is school itself

17 mins | Jan 8, 2018

What if children didn’t need to be told what to learn, and sought out knowledge themselves? Wouldn’t they be far more engaged if they weren’t in a hellish classroom? Peter Gray, writing in Salon, argues for the strengths of self-directed education.

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