On Education: An institutionalized destruction of virtues

Bianka Banova
Jul 9 · 12 min read
Richard Westall’s Sword of Damocles, 1812

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Boy Pool Rhizome by Mark Ingham — inspired by his grandfather, A E. Ingham (the mathematician who supervised Alan Turing)

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Education as a moral enterprise: To lead forth, bring out, rise, mold or nourish

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Eternal Dilemma — The Choice Between Virtue and Vice, by Frans Francken II, 1633

Bianka Banova

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No-nonsense type of a girl looking at the world through multidisciplinary glasses. A bottom-up, incremental, feedback-loop-driven approach to problem solving.

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