Self Discovery – The Key to Real Education

By Will Stanton Guest Writer for Wake Up World What if kids knew themselves – I mean really knew themselves? Ask the average school leaver who they are at the core of their being and they’ll likely say they haven’t the faintest clue. Heck, ask me eight years ago when I was in my final ...Continue...
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It’s Time to Unleash Creativity in Our Schools

By Will Stanton Guest Writer for Wake Up World Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all. ~ Aristotle All human beings are born creators. If you don’t believe me, I urge you to recall when you were a child. Didn’t you love to paint and dance and sing? Didn’t you love ...Conti...
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Why We Should Bring Meditation Into Schools

By Will Stanton Guest Writer for Wake Up World “If every eight year old in the world is taught meditation, we will eliminate violence from the world within one generation.” ~ Dalai Lama Imagine if meditation was a regular part of school life for children. Just think how different the world would be. If...
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Ignorance is a Choice

By Greg Calise Guest Writer for Wake Up World Throughout recorded history, humankind have had very short lifespans. After the advent of agriculture, the average life expectancy shrunk to much less than 40 years. This is not a lot of time to figure out life. On top of that, with the advent of civilizatio...
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A New Education Model for Humanity

By Will Stanton Guest Writer for Wake Up World All human beings are born creators. If you don’t believe me, I urge you to recall when you were a child. Didn’t you love to paint and dance and sing? Didn’t you love to indulge in imaginary worlds you conjured up in your head? Children are ...Continue Readi...
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Why Every Parent Should Consider Unschooling

By Carolanne Wright Contributing Writer for Wake Up World Gillian Lynne. Maybe you’ve heard of her? She’s the choreographer who did Cats and Phantom of the Opera. And she most likely would be diagnosed with ADHD if she was of school age today. Gillian was fidgety. She couldn’t concentrate. And she was d...
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Raising Awake Children in a Broken School System

By Nanice Ellis Contributing Writer for Wake Up World Why don’t we tell our children the truth about The System as soon as they are old enough to understand? Regrettably, I was not awake enough to tell my young children about the game that we are all playing, and that their participation is option...
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