I Don't Believe Children Need So Much Structured Learning

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    Children's Learning Should Be More Personalised

    I believe we are failing many people with the educational system that we have  (in the UK) at present. Not everyone fits the national curriculum. We are all individuals with different strengths and weaknesses. Some of us are very academic and enjoy structured schooling with...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    8 Responses May 2, 2009

    Don't Get Me Wrong

    Children need learning.  We all do.  Knowing HOW to learn is a wonderful thing.  If you know HOW to learn, what works for you, then theres no reason you can't learn anything you put your mind to. But 'structured' learning can be limiting. You're only as...
    Exhale Exhale
    36-40, F
    Apr 23, 2009

    The Emagyn Project

    There's genius in every child, but it hardly ever re-grows once it's stomped out by our current form of educating with the current "rote" style of teaching in the school system. Schooling as it exists isn't nearly the most efficient way if you want mental development. That...
    36-40, F
    May 17, 2010

    All I Know Is

    I didn't need so much strucured learning so there must be others out there that don't, who it is detrimental to in fact. Otherwise I'd be completely unique in that way and I don't think I'm THAT special
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 4, 2008
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