. PSHEeducation | The (Unnecessary) Conflict Between Education and Well-Being
PSHEeducation

27/05/15
"...It increasingly appears that the goal of education is to prepare students for more education. We seem to think that students will learn to practice wellbeing at some mythical point later in life. In modern education wellbeing is commonly sacrificed in the name of standardized test scores, college admissions, and resume building. Why aren't we teaching students how to practice wellbeing now? If we believe they will learn it at some point in the future, who do we think will teach them?"

Read more in this eloquent, and in my opinion, spot on piece about the relationship between education and wellbeing.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-mochel/the-unnecessary-conflict-_b_7...