Compassion in 21th Century Education

This is perfect read/inspiration for Aloha Friday:
Compassion in Education

One of my favorite passages, and in a sense a challenge to those of us in the education field:
Learning, today, is heavily rooted in the material realm. It’s almost an assembly line to get a job, to get money, to survive, and for the few who get past that — to conquer. Material world is predictable, quantifiable and scalable.

Scary data:
“In a recent survey, kids were asked which of these three things would they like to give up: internet, smartphone or sense of taste. 72% chose to give up taste!

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