Educoup’s post was reblogged by Omaira at Black Board, White Chalk!

black board, white chalk

“Education? There’s no such thing.

It’s a pleasant synonym for the indoctrination of children towards our own ends. Education is what happens when we raise kids because we want things from them. Learning is what happens when we raise kids because we want to give them something – the world.

How do we do that? What does it look like? What is our job if we want to give children the world, rather than use them for it? It’s very simple.

To give children the world, you love them, and protect them, no matter what, and you let them find their own way. Love them. Protect them. Listen to them. Empower them.”

From an excellent post found at Educoup.com

Homeschooling is a great option, but for many it isn’t even on the table. I really don’t feel public education as it is right now is sufficient for the world we…

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