Ken Robinson: How to escape education’s death valley

If you sit kids down hour after hour doing low grade clerical work, don’t be surprised if they start to fidget. Children for the most part are not suffering from a psychological condition [ADHD], they are suffering from “childhood”.

and I know this, because I spent my early life as a child – I went through the whole thing.

Kids prosper best with a broad curriculum that celebrates their various talents…

Ken Robinson