David Perell

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1

Childhood education is broken. Let kids be kids Give kids the space to follow their curiosities, discover their intellectual passions and learn on their own. They should be challenged, but never in danger.

2

We force kids to blindly follow the syllabus and pursue hobbies only to help them get into college, but wonder why so many people in their 20s say "I don't know what I want to do with my life"

3

Playing lots of video games will give kids many of the skills they need to succeed in the future

4

Getting to Ivy League schools is a competition among parents more than kids.

5

When I was a kid, my dad would always surprise me. He’d come home early from work trips and take me to baseball games when I least expected it. Most importantly... he never surprised me with elaborate gifts. Only smiles and time together. Going to do the same thing for my kids.

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Homework takes kids away from their families

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