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As someone wiser than me once said, high school is probably the most structured experience you'll have unless you end up in prison.

Very true. It is precisely the young people who thrive most as independent learners who feel most stifled by high school.


Some of the feeling of structure comes with adolescence. But happy is the adolescent who restructures his learning environment to increase his personal responsibility.

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