By Idzie Desmarais I have a confession to make: I really love makeup. No, wait, that’s not right. Not the loving makeup part: that’s entirely accurate, but the confession part. While I can sometimes have twinges of embarrassment or uncertainty around interests of mine that are often ridiculed or seen as shallow […]

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By GenDIY Updated Feb 16, 2017 Tyler Nakatsu There is a growing reality that young people don’t need school. Students don’t need “school” that isn’t learner-led, that forces students through a pipeline that isn’t built on the passions and skills of each unique student. In a recent episode of the […]

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When asked what education is supposed to do, what it’s supposed to instill in the minds of growing humans, one of the most common answers is “critical thinking.” After browsing through definitions from various dictionaries, all of which amount to essentially the same thing, I found Google’s version to be […]