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"It seems to me that much of what we call education is really socialization. Consider what we do to our kids. Is it really a good idea to send your 6-year-old into a room full of 6-year-olds, and then, the next year, to put your 7-year-old in with 7-year-olds, and so on? A simple recursive argument suggests this exposes them to a real danger of all growing up with the minds of 6-year-olds. And, so far as I can see, that's exactly what happens. Our present culture may be largely shaped by this strange idea of isolating children's thought from adult thought. Perhaps the way our culture educates its children better explains why most of us come out as dumb as they do, than it explains how some of us come out as smart as they do." - Marvin Minsky

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10 December 99

I re-arranged the contents frame. It's a lot longer now, but there's also a lot more stuff on it. Go check :) Wouldn't it be nice if everybody that came here sent some kind of feedback? Hmmm... here's some ideas: rate my page, feedback form, mailing list, message board... even email :) I've only gotten one feedback so far.

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Posted in: Site Updates by SoulRiser on December 10, 1999 @ 12:00 AM

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