The Purpose of Education

Teaching ought to be inspiring students to discover on their own, to challenge if they don’t agree, to look for alternatives if they think there are better ones, to work through the great achievements of the past and try to master them on their own because they are interested in them.

Noam Chomsky,
an interview presented at the
Learning Without Frontiers Conference,
Jan. 25, 2012, London

Noam Chomsky on the purpose of education – YouTube Video

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About UK Student and Academic Life

Undergraduate Education is now recreated within the Division of Student and Academic Life in the Provost's Office at the University of Kentucky.
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