Never let yourself graduate.

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I think our entire attitude toward education is flawed. We spend years in primary school and then secondary school believing that the point of it all is meeting arbitrary goals and being measured on our ability to memorise facts and formulas. That‘s bad enough.

What’s worse though, is that when we finally reach the end of that tunnel, we go through a graduation ceremony and treat it like a happy funeral for our…



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Joan Westenberg

Chaotic good. Award winning creative director & writer, ft. in Wired, Inc, SF Chronicle, TNW. Founder