'Activity is not the same as doing something significant'


Education is the tool for building a society that can interpret, analyze, and think critically and creatively.  It is the vehicle for ensuring that we can navigate this complexity with understanding and collaboration across cultures and languages.  Education allows individuals to fully participate in our world, allowing us to learn to be more empathetic to difference, compassionate to our self and flexible with our view of the world.   Our ever changing world means our children, are facing some of history’s greatest challenges as our  world is becoming increasingly more complex with global warming, rapid development of technologies, increased vulnerability to diseases, the increasingly and the accompanying need for ethical governance and protections. Education is the key to ensuring that in an age of advanced robotics and artificial intelligence, human potential and contribution is maximized.