Amen! I don’t think you could have said it any better. I worry that the grassroots approach may take forever to gain critical mass. But here’s a thought: if DeVos managed to become secretary of education maybe, by the same absurd token, someone else with an equally disruptive mindset but opposite tendencies (aligned with our thinking) could get into…
Love it Marty Neumeier, and many of us are helping others get to a vision not far from this. I am reassured that as the world becomes more crazy there are more “old school” types being persuaded to invest in new school. I’d love to work with you at some point on the journeys we undertake with our own schools.
What a profound article.
It’s crushing to realize, or perhaps be reminded, of how much potential I had when I was a little boy when I entered the education system, and how that system destroyed it … and maybe myself along with it.