It’s high time we put the most enduring myths about human behavior to bed, and see the mind—and the world—as it is.
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The freedom to quit school should be simple for kids. They should be able to continue their education easily at home or at another school, or at a local college, if their school isn't giving what they need.
The rigidity of public school system provides little benefit to the dynamic nature of kids and how they learn, and moves too slowly to stop abuse and bullying.
I'm all for compulsory education, mastery of the basics for all. Compelling kids to master subjects is NOT the same thing as compelling them to attend school.
Play counters the tendency to dominate, in humans and in other mammals.
Can free-range parenting laws and city proclamations help restore kids’ freedom?
Part two: overcoming the social isolation society has imposed on children.
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