Nikhil Goyal is an activist and author of a forthcoming book on reclaiming our freedom to learn. He has appeared as a commentator on MSNBC and FOX and has written for the New York Times, MSNBC, NPR, and Forbes. An international speaker, Goyal has spoken at Google, The Atlantic, Fast Company, NBC, MIT, Stanford University, Barnard College, SXSW, and others. He lives in New York.
Our learning culture is reeking of industrialism and compliance. It's time that we begin to view cities and communities as schools, allow for children to tinker, play, and solace the joys of learning, and finally reinvent the models of our institutions. If we gut the old education regime and hatch a new renaissance of learning and creation, we will change history forever. In this blog, we will explore these ideas together.