I believe that the educated person is not only capable of understanding certain facts of the world, but they also know how to communicate, empathize, and learn from others.
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I couldn't have said it better myself. Education is about so much more than just memorizing facts and data and taking a test. It is about learning about the world and what life is really about. Teachers need to take their students to the margins and really push the envelope to see how far their students are willing to reach.
The true strength in our classroom lies in the collaboration of learners, not in the knowledge of one expert. - Krissy Venosdale