“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
Did Mark Twain actually say that? Maybe. Either way this sentiment resonates with new strength now. Especially with schools closed all over the world to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
For many, the isolation (self-imposed or otherwise) represents an opportunity. To rediscover the value of education: not the kind directed by an institution, but the kind that runs on one’s own steam.