I didn’t get trained by the school system like other kids, and when I did concentrate on learning, my mind was cluttered and locked by the programming of the system.
To the Kenyan families, school doesn’t really matter because none of them are going on to college. Almost all of drop out of school and so, they’re spending their time learning things that are important to them.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
When I was learning to creep, my mother set me down on the beach to see what I thought of it. I crawled straight for the coming wave and was just through the wall of green when she caught my heels.
Learning isn’t something you should only do solo.
I became interested in educational technologies because I believe that they have the potential to transform how we practice and think about education and learning.
Learning is the new skill. Imagination, creation and asking new questions are at its core.
The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.
As I see it, whoever’s doing the inventing is also doing most of the learning – and probably having most of the fun.
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no staff to spin.