This makes most of us (including me) profoundly uncomfortable. After all, we’ve been spoon fed the right answer for most of our lives. Knowledge was a baton to be passed. There was one curriculum, one right way to interpret history, and one right path to an A.
This is such an excellent article. This part, in particular, is so true. We send kids to school for 12+ years of right and wrong denoted by check marks and angry red x-marks. And when they’re done, we send them out into a world where there are almost no absolute certainties.