July 29, 2009, 21 Comments

A Bibliography for Lifelong Learning Enthusiasts If you want to know more about self-education, your best bet is to start reading. Over the years, I’ve kept a list the best […]

Great Thinkers on Self-Education: Socrates

June 2, 2009, 9 Comments

“The unexamined life is not worth living.” Who is Socrates? Socrates (c 470 BC – 399 BC) was a renowned Greek teacher, now recognized as the fat ...

Great Thinkers on Self-Education: John Taylor Gatto

March 31, 2009, 5 Comments

“Whatever an education is, it should make you a unique individual, not a conformist; it should furnish you with an original spirit with which to tac ...